Crypto Briefing - Bitcoin, Ethereum and the future of finance

  • Mt. Gox moves 47,200 Bitcoin

    Update: Mt. Gox moves over 47,000 Bitcoin, Bitcoin’s price drops below $64,000

    Bitcoin dropped below $64,000 after Mt. Gox sent around $3 billion in Bitcoin to an unknown wallet today, according to Arkham's data.

    Bitcoin

  • Bitcoin briefly touches $65,000 amid strong ETF inflows

    Bitcoin briefly touches $65,000 amid strong ETF inflows

    Bitcoin's surge highlights growing investor confidence and potential for further market gains, reflecting a shift from fear to greed.

    Bitcoin

  • 'Asia's MicroStrategy' Metaplanet announces new Bitcoin purchase, boosts holdings to $14.5 million

    ‘Asia’s MicroStrategy’ Metaplanet announces new Bitcoin purchase, boosts holdings to $14.5 million

    Metaplanet's continued Bitcoin accumulation signals a growing trend among companies to adopt cryptocurrency as a key treasury asset.

    Bitcoin

  • Golden SNS logo on teal background.

    Solana Name Service unveils major rebrand: A new era for .sol domains

    The rebrand of Solana Name Service signifies a pivotal advancement in decentralized identity management, enhancing Web3 adoption and infrastructure.

  • Bitcoin set for new all-time high in 2024 as worst correction ends, experts say

    Bitcoin set for new all-time high in 2024 as worst correction ends, experts say

    Bitcoin's potential new all-time high in 2024 could significantly boost market confidence and drive broader cryptocurrency adoption.

    Markets

  • Photo by Tom E. Puskar, Associated Press

    Trump chooses crypto-friendly Bitcoin holder Senator J.D. Vance as running mate

    Trump's choice of a pro-crypto running mate could significantly shape future U.S. policy on digital assets and blockchain technology.

    Regulation

  • Ethereum ETFs to launch July 23, Bloomberg analyst says

    Ethereum ETFs to launch July 23, Bloomberg analyst says

    Ethereum ETFs' launch could significantly boost crypto adoption and pave the way for more crypto-based financial products in mainstream markets.

    Ethereum

  • Golden coin with ballot box symbol representing crypto election betting

    PolitiFi tokens surge in popularity as US elections approach; Trump meme coins see higher returns

    The rising popularity of PolitiFi tokens and Trump meme coins highlights the increasing intersection of cryptocurrency speculation and political events.

    Meme Coins

  • “Bitcoin is a legitimate financial instrument,” says BlackRock CEO

    “Bitcoin is a legitimate financial instrument,” says BlackRock CEO

    BlackRock's endorsement of Bitcoin as a legitimate financial instrument could significantly boost institutional adoption and market confidence in cryptocurrencies.

    Bitcoin

  • SparkDEX’s cutting-edge AMM & perps protocol to launch on Flare

    SparkDEX’s cutting-edge AMM & perps protocol to launch on Flare

    SparkDEX's integration with Flare could significantly enhance DeFi innovation and liquidity, driving broader adoption and advanced trading strategies.

    Press Release

  • Cat meme coin HEHE soars 190% amid Bitcoin rebound

    Cat meme coin HEHE soars 190% amid Bitcoin rebound

    The surge in cat-themed meme coins highlights the volatile and speculative nature of the cryptocurrency market, driven by trends and social sentiment.

    Meme Coins

  • Golden Bitcoin coin with rising graph, illustrating record Bitcoin weekly inflows

    Bitcoin funds draw fifth-largest weekly inflow

    Surging Bitcoin inflows indicate growing investor confidence in digital assets, potentially driving further market expansion and diversification.

    Markets

  • Tether hires ex-Chainalysis economist Philip Gradwell as head of economics

    Tether hires ex-Chainalysis economist Philip Gradwell as head of economics

    Gradwell's appointment at Tether could enhance regulatory engagement and solidify USDT's role in global finance, supporting dollar hegemony.

    Ecosystem

  • Forbes lists Bitget Token (BGB) among best-performing tokens in H1 2024, alongside TON and PEPE

    Forbes lists Bitget Token (BGB) among best-performing tokens in H1 2024, alongside TON and PEPE

    BGB's strong performance highlights the growing importance of utility-driven tokens in the evolving cryptocurrency market.

    Press Release

  • BlackRock Trump ad showing gunman

    BlackRock pulls 2022 ad showing Trump gunman

    BlackRock's ad removal highlights the complexities and reputational risks companies face when past content intersects with controversial events.

    Business

  • Bitcoin mining bill advances in Russia, awaits State Duma vote in late July

    Bitcoin mining bill advances in Russia, awaits State Duma vote in late July

    Russia's regulatory framework for Bitcoin mining could significantly impact the global crypto market and local economic activities.

    Bitcoin

  • Golden Ethereum coin with SEC logo, Ethereum ETFs

    Ethereum surges 5% to $3,300 ahead of key ETF decision

    Ethereum's price surge signals potential for significant institutional and retail investment influx, impacting the broader crypto market.

    Ethereum

  • US Bitcoin spot ETFs attract over $1 billion in net inflows over last week

    US Bitcoin spot ETFs attract over $1 billion in net inflows in a week despite bearish market sentime...

    Significant inflows into US Bitcoin spot ETFs suggest strong investor confidence in Bitcoin's long-term potential despite current market fears.

    Bitcoin