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New data show how dominant Tether has become as a trading pair on crypto exchanges

New data show how dominant Tether has become as a trading pair on crypto exchanges

Bitcoin used to be far and away the most popular trading pair at crypto exchanges. These days, the distinction belongs to Tether. Around 70% of the trading volume at exchanges is now denominated in Tether, while 15% is denominated in bitcoin and another 4% is in other stablecoins.   In the first quarter of 2017, bitcoin […]

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The state of institutional trading services for digital assets

The state of institutional trading services for digital assets

Quick Take A total of 40 companies provide digital asset trading services for institutional clients To date, $583.5 million has been allocated to firms that provide institutional-focused trading services  108 unique investors have made at least one investment in a crypto/blockchain firm providing trading services to institutional clients In 2020 we have seen the beginning […]

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Return of the Bear? Crypto Market Plunges After Fed’s Shift in Monetary Policies

Return of the Bear? Crypto Market Plunges After Fed’s Shift in Monetary Policies

The so-called safe-haven assets such as gold and Bitcoin were under heavy selling pressure last night as the US Federal Reserve (Fed) announced new shifts in policies. Fed Chair Jerome Powell’s approval of a higher inflation goal and prolonged low-interest rates are two main approaches the Fed is taking in an attempt to stimulate the […]

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