June Analyst Call: Crypto data insights and trends with our experts

  • Bitcoin

    04/12/2023 Data Debrief

    Bitcoin Breaks $41k as Rally Continues

    BTC broke $41k in the early hours of Monday, hitting its highest level since April 2022. Meanwhile, MicroStrategy boosted its BTC holdings, U.S. inflation softened more than expected, and Binance said it will soon end support for BUSD.

  • Binance

    27/11/2023 Data Debrief

    Bitcoin Unbothered by Binance Settlement

    Last week the U.S. Justice Department’s investigation of Binance finally came to a close with the exchange agreeing to pay $4.3bn in penalties and its CEO Changpeng Zhao stepping down and pleading guilty. Additionally, the SEC charged Kraken for running an unregistered securities exchange.

  • Ethereum

    20/11/2023 Data Debrief

    DeFi Activity is Picking Up

    Bitcoin was range-bound last week despite a market-wide rally on the back of weaker-than-expected inflation data. In other news, OpenAI fired its CEO Sam Altman, the SEC expectedly delayed a decision on three spot ETFs and the Philippines sold $270mn tokenized treasury bonds.

  • Derivatives

    16/11/2023 Deep Dive

    Margins and Liquidations: Why Pricing Methodologies Matter

    As markets rally and demand for leverage increases, high-quality price data is more important than ever. Today, we explore why pricing methodologies can have a big impact on derivatives markets.

  • Ethereum

    13/11/2023 Data Debrief

    ETH Joins the Crypto Rally

    ETH closed the week above $2k, outperforming BTC after BlackRock filed for a spot ETH ETF. In other news, the CME Group overtook Binance as the largest BTC futures market by open interest, Poloniex suffered a $114mn hack, and JP Morgan launched programmable payments.

  • Solana

    06/11/2023 Data Debrief

    Solana in the Limelight

    BTC traded above $35k this morning after remaining rangebound for much of the past two weeks. Meanwhile, PayPal faces a subpoena from the SEC over its new stablecoin, SBF was found guilty on all seven criminal fraud counts, and the new Celestia blockchain is off to a slow start.

  • Bitcoin

    30/10/2023 Data Debrief

    Breaking Down Bitcoin's Rally

    Bitcoin is still trading at 16-month highs on the back of ETF speculation, diverging sharply from equity markets. Last week, SBF took the stand in an unusual turn of events while the FTX estate began evaluating offers to restart the exchange.

  • Bitcoin

    23/10/2023 Data Debrief

    The Impact of a Rumour

    BTC is trading above $30k for the first time since August. Last week, a lot happened on the legal front: The SEC decided not to appeal the Grayscale decision and dropped its lawsuit against Ripple executives while the state of New York sued DCG and Gemini. Otherwise, Coinbase listed perpetual futures and Binance re-gained Euro access.