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Looking beyond the FUD in the Blockchain space: 4 Key Takeaways

5 May 2023 4 minute read 0 comments fklivestolearn

It’s not surprising to see that positive developments often don’t get the same coverage in the mainstream media as failures do Ifyou skim through the headlines in the fintech space, you are bound to find that the world of cryptocurrency ha...

Bitcoin’s scale of drawdown in the recent upswing has been smaller

26 Apr 2023 2 minute read 0 comments fklivestolearn

As far as drawdowns in bull cycles are concerned, Bitcoin has fared much better in the current upswing   It wouldn’t be far-fetched to say that Bitcoin and the associated cryptocurrencies have had a spectacular first quarter of 2023. The premier digi...

On-chain metrics indicate that the Bitcoin bear market may be behind us

19 Apr 2023 1 minute read 2 comments fklivestolearn

Cryptocurrencies led by Bitcoin have posted a strong performance in 2023 and several on-chain indicators support this notion     In recent weeks, the Bitcoin market surpassed $30k and boasted its strongest quarterly returns (+70%) since the all-time...

Why has Bitcoin’s correlation with Nasdaq declined in recent months?

30 Mar 2023 3 minute read 0 comments fklivestolearn

The premier digital asset which had been in tandem with the tech-heavy index has started to diverge Have you ever heard the saying, “correlation doesn’t imply causation”? Well, it turns out that not only does correlation not always imply causation, b...

How does the periodic investment of MicroStrategy in Bitcoin affect its price?

27 Mar 2023 2 minute read 0 comments fklivestolearn

The world’s largest corporate Bitcoin holder apparently drags down the price of the premier digital asset with every buy   MicroStrategy is a business intelligence company that made headlines in 2020 for its significant investment in Bitcoin. The com...

Almost 99% of the crypto market is dominated by BTC, ETH & top 3 stablecoins

15 Mar 2023 2 minute read 2 comments fklivestolearn

These five digital assets alone hold an overarching influence over the broader crypto market — good and bad March has certainly shaken up the financial markets. Extreme volatility was stoked as a result of major banking failures in the U.S. Second an...

SVB shutdown sparks USDC depeg, highlighting DeFi risks

13 Mar 2023 1 minute read 0 comments fklivestolearn

Although the damage has been contained for now, it shows how liquidity conditions can rapidly deteriorate across the board On Friday, March 10th, regulators shut down Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), marking the largest bank failure since the global financ...

Uniswap outpaces competitors in Ethereum’s DEX ecosystem

12 Mar 2023 2 minute read 3 comments fklivestolearn

As of early 2023, Uniswap remains the largest decentralized exchange in terms of trading volume and liquidity Although decentralized finance hasn’t been immune from the broader crypto market downturn in 2022, nonetheless, this sector has seen phenome...

Silvergate fiasco gives another drubbing to the frailing crypto market

9 Mar 2023 3 minute read 3 comments fklivestolearn

Seems like every time digital assets try to shake off the long crypto winter, another contagion event is lurking in the corner It has been one challenge after the other for cryptocurrencies in the last 12 months or so. The long ensuing winter seems t...

Market Minute: ‘Blur’ overpowers ‘OpenSea’ in NFT marketplaces

28 Feb 2023 2 minute read 0 comments fklivestolearn

The novel NFT marketplace and aggregator has gained huge traction with its recent Airdrop While the overall crypto market has remained resilient despite the regulatory chatter, a new entrant in the NFT marketplace has shaken up this segment. Since it...