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The long tail of intangible assets strengthens the Crypto narrative

2 Jun 2021 1 minute read 1 comment fklivestolearn

What most people don’t realize is that most companies trading on the S&P 500 drive their value from intangible assets One of the biggest criticisms that Bitcoin and the associated cryptocurrencies face from the skeptics is that they have no physical...

Bitcoin & Ethereum post record losses but bounce from price floors

28 May 2021 3 minute read 5 comments fklivestolearn

Although billions of dollars were realized in losses, in percentage terms they are still below the ones we saw in 2017 & March 2020 As is usually the case, lots of factors were being attributed to the recent plunge in Bitcoin & other Crypto prices. T...

Institutional investors are reluctant to sell amid the Crypto Prices Plunge

20 May 2021 3 minute read 0 comments fklivestolearn

Despite a steep decline in prices, Bitcoin inflows into exchanges are relatively low compared to past sell-offs Crypto prices have seen some historic gains in the recent weeks and months, but unless you are an absolute novice you would know that this...

What does increased insider ownership in Public blockchains mean?

19 May 2021 1 minute read 1 comment fklivestolearn

It could eventually hamper blockchains’ ability to become a truly decentralized public infrastructure One of the most enticing features of blockchain technology is its decentralized nature. And many of the initial public blockchains have adhered to...

New Ethereum investor whales diving into DeFi is pushing it higher

17 May 2021 1 minute read 3 comments fklivestolearn

ETH has skyrocketed, driven by a mix of longer-term technological vision & fundamental use, and short-term sentiment   There is no doubt that Crypto market is hot right now and has been this way for the past many months. Ethereum has been skyrocketi...

Compound is aiming for DeFi interoperability

12 May 2021 2 minute read 2 comments fklivestolearn

Dubbed as the ‘Gateway’, the substrate based blockchain is currently running a testnet Decentralized Finance aka DeFi has exploded in popularity and adoption since the beginning of 2020. And money market protocols like Compound have played a huge rol...

Ethereum is catching up to Bitcoin

6 May 2021 2 minute read 6 comments fklivestolearn

A rapid rise in the price of the second-largest crypto comes amid its growing use in Decentralized Finance (DeFi) One can’t seem to catch a breath when it comes to price action in Cryptos. And the rapid rise in Ethereum recently is one such example o...

Boom goes Ethereum — past $3300!

3 May 2021 2 minute read 9 comments fklivestolearn

ETH has propelled to new All-time highs on the back of Defi & NFTs boom, futures launch & upcoming upgrades For once I feel like saying… Told you so! Early in January of this year, I wrote a piece on why I felt it was Ethereum’s turn to climb higher....

Ethereum exchange inflows are more concentrated than Bitcoin

29 Apr 2021 2 minute read 2 comments fklivestolearn

53% of all Ethereum deposited on exchanges comes from the top ten users as compared to 22% in Bitcoin Itsounds all too cliched but Cryptos had yet another volatile week. The sell-off across broader financial markets, triggered by the news of the U.S...

DeFi for Bitcoin returns to growth after a December lull

22 Apr 2021 2 minute read 1 comment fklivestolearn

Dependent on suboptimal wrapping solutions and few trusted lending/borrowing protocols, other solutions are emerging   When it comes to the booming DeFi market, Ethereum holds a unique position of benefiting from the emerging segment of the crypto i...