A Watershed Day for Cryptocurrencies - Blog | Opera Tips & Tricks

A Watershed Day for Cryptocurrencies - Blog | Opera Tips & Tricks
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Today Coinbase ($COIN) marks the largest direct listing IPO in history, valued privately at $100B (joins Target, Goldman Sachs, GE, and BlackRock) with over 56M users. Certainly monumental numbers, but what’s the story?  Coinbase is an exchange for only cryptocurrencies.  The mindblowing market cap brings pure crypto exposure to the masses in really easy steps....
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $BLK
Cryptos: $$COIN

BlackRock's Rieder says bitcoin can replace gold 'to a large extent' and crypto is 'here to stay'

BlackRock's Rieder says bitcoin can replace gold 'to a large extent' and crypto is 'here to stay'
Added 8 days ago
Summary: "Do I think it's a durable mechanism that ... I think will take the place of gold to a large extent? Yeah, I do," BlackRock's Rick Rieder told CNBC.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $BLK$BOX

Pressure for hedge fund scrutiny builds as Yellen leads her first U.S. financial stability meeting

Pressure for hedge fund scrutiny builds as Yellen leads her first U.S. financial stability meeting
Added 19 days ago
Summary: U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is facing pressure from Democrats to revive tougher scrutiny of hedge funds and other large pools of capital as she heads her first meeting of the premier grouping of U.S. financial regulators on Wednesday.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $BERRY

CoinSpectator – Crypto news in real-time

Added 19 days ago
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Stocks: $BLK

Business Groups Push Back on Tax Increase in Biden Plan: Live Updates

Business Groups Push Back on Tax Increase in Biden Plan: Live Updates
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Business groups and large corporations reacted negatively on Wednesday to President Biden’s expected proposal to fund his $2 trillion package of infrastructure spending with a substantial increase in corporate taxes.
Sentiment: positive
25 minute read
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Cryptos: $RSV

Green investing 'is definitely not going to work’, says ex-BlackRock executive

Green investing 'is definitely not going to work’, says ex-BlackRock executive
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Tariq Fancy once oversaw the start of the biggest effort to turn Wall Street ‘green’ – but now believes the climate crisis can never be solved by today’s free markets
Sentiment: negative
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Asian stocks poised for first monthly loss since Oct on bond rout

Asian stocks poised for first monthly loss since Oct on bond rout
Added 20 days ago
Summary: SYDNEY - Asian stocks were on track for their first monthly loss since last October though markets were up on Wednesday and the U.S. dollar stood tall as investors focused on growing signs of a sure-footed global economic recovery.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $BLK$MSCI

<em>The Weekly Planet:</em> Biden’s New Playbook for Greening the Financial System

<em>The Weekly Planet:</em> Biden’s New Playbook for Greening the Financial System
Added 20 days ago
Summary: “If it actually looks seriously like the world is gonna cut carbon emissions in half by 2030, you could, overnight, see fire sales of fossil-fuel assets.”
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $RSV

Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang

Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang
Added 20 days ago
Summary: A group of religious and socially conscious investors and other funds are ramping up pressure on Western companies over alleged human rights ...
Sentiment: negative
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Visa to start settling payments using a stablecoin backed by the US dollar

Visa to start settling payments using a stablecoin backed by the US dollar
Added 20 days ago
Summary: It’s been another busy month for cryptocurrencies, especially now that a stablecoin has a major backer that will allow customers to us it for payments.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $TSLA$BLK$V
Cryptos: $BTC$ETH$USDC

Exclusive: Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang

Exclusive: Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang
Added 20 days ago
Summary: A group of religious and socially conscious investors and other funds are ramping up pressure on Western companies over alleged human rights abuses in China's Xinjiang region, highlighting the challenges for brands trying to maintain their business ties amid rising tensions.
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Crypto reality

Crypto reality
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Thorough monitoring of private cryptocurrencies, better option than a ban
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $BLK$V
Cryptos: $RSV

Exclusive: Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang

Exclusive: Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang
Added 21 days ago
Summary: Exclusive: Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $FSN

BlackRock exec believes gold is overhyped as an inflation hedge

BlackRock exec believes gold is overhyped as an inflation hedge
Added a month ago
Summary: Russ Koesterich, an executive of the world’s largest asset manager, BlackRock, has taken a swipe at gold. He says that gold is failing as an inflation hedge amid massive outflows from the yellow metal and other ETFs into Bitcoin. Koesterich is the portfolio manager at BlackRock’s Global Allocation Fund. He believes that gold is failing to prove itself as a viable hedge against inflation. Meanwhile, the price of the asset has dropped by more than 11% in the past six months. Koesterich remarked:
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $BLK
Cryptos: $BTC

China’s Gen Z investors are turning fund managers into social media stars

China’s Gen Z investors are turning fund managers into social media stars
Added a month ago
Summary: As China's young adults come of age as investors, they're bringing social media culture to the staid world of investing.
Sentiment: positive
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Gold's status as inflation hedge 'somewhat exaggerated,' says BlackRock exec

Gold's status as inflation hedge 'somewhat exaggerated,' says BlackRock exec
Added a month ago
Summary: BlackRock exec Russ Koesterich says gold is failing as an equity hedge meanwhile Bitcoin continues on its 5-month bullish advance.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $BTC

Chipotle will link executive compensation to environmental and diversity goals

Chipotle will link executive compensation to environmental and diversity goals
Added a month ago
Summary: Chipotle Mexican Grill said executive compensation will now be linked to hitting targets tied to the company's environmental and diversity goals.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $BLK

U.S. consumer prices rise; underlying inflation muted for now

U.S. consumer prices rise; underlying inflation muted for now
Added a month ago
Summary: U.S. consumer prices increased solidly in February, with households paying more for gasoline, but underlying inflation remained tepid amid weak demand for services like airline travel and hotel accommodation.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $BLK$SQ
Cryptos: $RSV

Goldman Sachs and Deutsche Börse are the latest incumbents to add crypto trading options

Goldman Sachs and Deutsche Börse are the latest incumbents to add crypto trading options
Added a month ago
Summary: Goldman Sachs and Deutsche Börse are the latest incumbents to add crypto trading options, further pulling the asset class into the mainstream.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $BLK
Cryptos: $BTC$ETH$BCH

U.S. Stocks Rise as Tech Lags; Treasuries Climb: Markets Wrap

U.S. Stocks Rise as Tech Lags; Treasuries Climb: Markets Wrap
Added a month ago
Summary: U.S. equities advanced as the rotation into value stocks resumed following a weak inflation report. Treasury yields turned lower after a 10-year note auction. The dollar weakened.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $BTC

JP Morgan latest bank to make moves into crypto

JP Morgan latest bank to make moves into crypto
Added a month ago
Summary: JP Morgan made a SEC filing yesterday that stated its intent to give interested investors the opportunity to buy a “basket of companies with exposure to cryptocurrencies”.
Sentiment: negative
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Cryptos: $BTC$ETH

U.S. consumer prices rise; underlying inflation muted for now

U.S. consumer prices rise; underlying inflation muted for now
Added a month ago
Summary: U.S. consumer prices increased solidly in February, with households paying more for gasoline, but underlying inflation remained tepid amid weak demand for services like airline travel and hotel accommodation.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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Stocks: $BLK$SQ
Cryptos: $RSV

Brazil-Based Billion-Dollar Asset Manager Set To Launch Crypto Fund In Mid-2021

Brazil-Based Billion-Dollar Asset Manager Set To Launch Crypto Fund In Mid-2021
Added a month ago
Summary: Giant Steps Capital, Latin America’s biggest quantitative asset manager, with $1.1 billion assets under manage
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$NANO$GIC

EU to lose up to €100 billion due to vaccination failures, wary investors & no sign of reopenings – media

EU to lose up to €100 billion due to vaccination failures, wary investors & no sign of reopenings – media
Added a month ago
Summary: The European economy reportedly risks losing tens of billions of euro, as the slack pace of its anti-Covid inoculation program causes serious concern among investors over potential growth and poor progress in business re-openings.
5 people have read this
Stocks: $BLK

The United Arab Emirates’ green digitization vision

The United Arab Emirates’ green digitization vision
Added a month ago
Summary: Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the UAE is taking significant steps toward sustainable digitalization of the national economy.
Sentiment: positive
19 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $BLK
Cryptos: $CAG$VSN

Watershed moment? Bitcoin price exceeded all expectations in February

Watershed moment? Bitcoin price exceeded all expectations in February
Added a month ago
Summary: Is this the moment of truth for the real value of Bitcoin? February seems to have been a watershed moment in its history.
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC

Blockchain Association meeting with key Biden staff about regulations

Blockchain Association meeting with key Biden staff about regulations
Added a month ago
Summary: Members of U.S.-based crypto advocacy group, the Blockchain Association, have been meeting with key Biden staffers to discuss regulation.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $BLK
Cryptos: $BTC$ETH

Wealth managers frustrated over bitcoin, anxious for piece of the action

Wealth managers frustrated over bitcoin, anxious for piece of the action
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The promise of an asset class that behaves differently than stocks or bonds is leaving them scrambling
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $BTC

China Warns Against ‘Entertaining’ Investors With Fund Pitches

China Warns Against ‘Entertaining’ Investors With Fund Pitches
Added 2 months ago
Summary: China’s asset management association warned funds to steer clear of marketing that verges on entertainment, underscoring scrutiny over money managers increasingly resorting to livestreaming to win over investors.
Sentiment: positive
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Neo Global Development invests in Dora Factory to build DAO infrastructure for Neo3 - Neo News Today

Neo Global Development invests in Dora Factory to build DAO infrastructure for Neo3 - Neo News Today
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Neo Global Development has invested in Dora Factory, which will build a DAO-based voting mechanism for Neo3.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $BLK
Cryptos: $NEO

Bitcoin rises 5% to $50,942.58

Bitcoin rises 5% to $50,942.58
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Bitcoin rose 5% to $50,942.58 on Wednesday, adding $2,426.23 to its previous close.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $TSLA$BLK$SQ
Cryptos: $BTC

Bitcoin gains 5% to $50,943

Bitcoin gains 5% to $50,943
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Bitcoin's price soared this year as major firms, such as BNY Mellon, asset manager BlackRock Inc, credit card giant Mastercard Inc, backed cryptocurrencies, while those such as Tesla Inc Square Inc and MicroStrategy Inc invested in bitcoin.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $TSLA$BLK$SQ
Cryptos: $BTC

Man Group Says U.S. Yields Put Emerging Bonds at Tipping Point

Man Group Says U.S. Yields Put Emerging Bonds at Tipping Point
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Emerging-market bonds are becoming increasingly vulnerable as Treasury yields climb with the level of 2% on the U.S. 10-year note likely to trigger major outflows, according to Man Group Plc, which oversees $124 billion.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $BLK
Cryptos: $YLD$RSV

Analysis: Top Glove bets on pandemic boom to propel ambitious $1.9 billion HK listing

Analysis: Top Glove bets on pandemic boom to propel ambitious $1.9 billion HK listing
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Malaysia's Top Glove Corp Bhd is betting that pandemic-induced sales can provide enough fuel for its $1.9 billion Hong Kong listing to break through the headwind of U.S. sanctions and the prospect of slower growth as vaccinations become widespread.
Sentiment: positive
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Billionaires in Bitcoin

Billionaires in Bitcoin
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Bajillionaires are offering their thoughts on Bitcoin. Not because they have anything interesting to add, but because they pretty much have to. If you’re still a Nocoiner in the year 2021, you’d be…
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $BLK
Cryptos: $BTC$ETH

INSTANT VIEW 2-Tax hikes blur UK's Sunak "whatever it takes" budget

INSTANT VIEW 2-Tax hikes blur UK's Sunak "whatever it takes" budget
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Finance minister Rishi Sunak announced a costly extension of his emergency aid programmes to see Britain's economy through its coronavirus lockdown but also said corporate tax would rise as he began to focus on fixing the public finances.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $BLK

How Bitcoin Fits In A Retirement Portfolio

How Bitcoin Fits In A Retirement Portfolio
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Crypto has a low correlation with stocks. What does that mean?
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $MORN$BLK

The U.S. Needs a Third Reconstruction — and Business Should Lead It

The U.S. Needs a Third Reconstruction — and Business Should Lead It
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Four strategies to break down the systemic barriers facing Black Americans.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $RSV

'Flying taxi' startup Volocopter picks up another $241M, says service is now two years out

'Flying taxi' startup Volocopter picks up another $241M, says service is now two years out
Added 2 months ago
Summary: In a year where mass transit on airplanes, trains and buses has had lower traveler numbers in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, one of the startups hoping to pioneer a totally new approach to getting individuals from A to B — flying taxis — has raised some significant funding. Volocopt…
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $BLK

Financial False Hope, Part 2: Monetary Monotheism

Financial False Hope, Part 2: Monetary Monotheism
Added 2 months ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
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Day-trading Reddit-readers nearly crashed the stock market. Now they’re in an ETF.

Day-trading Reddit-readers nearly crashed the stock market. Now they’re in an ETF.
Added 2 months ago
Summary: An ETF that's backed in part by Dave Portnoy, self-proclaimed head of the hordes of retail investors who have upended markets in recent weeks, raises...
Sentiment: positive
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Unknown whale moves $342 million worth of Bitcoin | Nairametrics

Unknown whale moves $342 million worth of Bitcoin | Nairametrics
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Unknown whale moves $342 million worth of Bitcoin Cryptocurrency
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $BLK$SQ

BlackRock Details Changes to Handling Discrimination Complaints

BlackRock Details Changes to Handling Discrimination Complaints
Added 2 months ago
Summary: BlackRock Inc. is changing how it handles harassment issues, after two former employees said they faced discrimination at the firm.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $BLK

Facebook can save itself by becoming a B Corporation

Facebook can save itself by becoming a B Corporation
Added 2 months ago
Summary: In changing Facebook into a for-benefit corporation, Mark Zuckerberg could insulate himself against presidential rage while rehabilitating his reputation — and his company's.
1 people have read this

Goldman Sachs reopening Bitcoin trading desk, looking at ETF: Report | Modern Consensus.

Goldman Sachs reopening Bitcoin trading desk, looking at ETF: Report | Modern Consensus.
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The bank is exploring the potential of launching a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund and is said to be looking for a digital asset custodian partner A person familiar with the situation reportedly said that Goldman Sachs will restart its Bitcoin futures trading desk, first proposed and then cancelled in 2018. The financial giant is expected to offer the futures and non-deliverable forwards for clients from next week.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $TSLA$BLK$V
Cryptos: $BTC

Proptech startup States Title, now Doma, going public via SPAC in $3B deal

Proptech startup States Title, now Doma, going public via SPAC in $3B deal
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Real estate tech startup Doma, formerly known as States Title, announced Tuesday it will go public through a merger with SPAC Capitol Investment Corp. V in a deal valued at $3 billion, including debt. SPACs, often called blank-check companies, are increasingly common. They exist as publicly traded …
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $VIEW

The Elon Effect – Companies Now Racing for a Piece of the Bitcoin Pie | The Daily Hodl

The Elon Effect – Companies Now Racing for a Piece of the Bitcoin Pie | The Daily Hodl
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Since its creation in 2009, Bitcoin has taken the investing community on a wild ride. We’ve experienced both the euphoria of bull runs and the despair of bear markets. Although it has certainly been a wild ride to get where we are now, it finally feels like Bitcoin is getting the attention and recognition it deserves.
Sentiment: positive
12 minute read
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Cryptos: $BTC

Real estate tech start-up Doma agrees SPAC deal to go public

Real estate tech start-up Doma agrees SPAC deal to go public
Added 2 months ago
Summary: U.S. real estate technology company Doma said on Tuesday it has agreed to go public through a merger with blank-check acquisition firm Capitol Investment Corp V in a deal valuing the start-up at around $3 billion, including debt.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Stocks: $BLK

London to Join SPAC Boom in Post-Brexit Market Overhaul

London to Join SPAC Boom in Post-Brexit Market Overhaul
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The U.K. is set to allow blank-check firms to join its stock markets as part of wide-ranging reforms to boost the attractiveness of London after Brexit.
Sentiment: positive
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Why is Bitcoin better? Let her count the ways. - Marketplace

Why is Bitcoin better? Let her count the ways. - Marketplace
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Laura Shin, one of the first reporters to cover crypto-assets full time, says Bitcoin's "the most fascinating thing" she's watched.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $TSLA$BLK
Cryptos: $BTC

Mathias Cormann makes it to final two candidates in OECD race

Mathias Cormann makes it to final two candidates in OECD race
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The former Australian finance minister has now defeated eight contenders for the top international post.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
3 people have read this
Stocks: $BLK

Why Are Active Bond Funds Considering Bitcoin Exposure?

Why Are Active Bond Funds Considering Bitcoin Exposure?
Added 2 months ago
Summary: With interest rates low, managers of active fixed income funds are looking for ways to boost returns. Bitcoin could actually be part of that equation.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$RISE

What to know about Rivian, the Amazon-backed EV startup that could be the next Tesla

What to know about Rivian, the Amazon-backed EV startup that could be the next Tesla
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Rivian could go public as soon as September, Bloomberg reports. Here's what you need to know about the startup.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Stocks: $TSLA$BLK
Cryptos: $BENZ

Swiss Need Financial Diplomacy in Future, Hildebrand Says

Swiss Need Financial Diplomacy in Future, Hildebrand Says
Added 2 months ago
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $BLK

Seven things you need to know about investing in crypto

Seven things you need to know about investing in crypto
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Bitcoin is creating opportunities for spectacular gains. If you're still sitting on the sidelines, here are seven things you should know about cryptocurrency.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Stocks: $BLK
Cryptos: $BTC$RSV

Bitcoin Falls Below $44k As Crypto Prices Continue to Slide

Bitcoin Falls Below $44k As Crypto Prices Continue to Slide
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The crypto market is suffering heavy losses as prices continue to fall.
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19 crypto and blockchain-focused lawyers who are inking deals, fighting lawsuits, and navigating fast-evolving regulations

19 crypto and blockchain-focused lawyers who are inking deals, fighting lawsuits, and navigating fast-evolving regulations
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Big Law firms like Davis Polk, Goodwin Procter, and Skadden tout blockchain experts. And Coinbase tapped Fenwick to help it go public.
Sentiment: positive
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Cardano Keeps Thriving While Bitcoin and Ethereum Slump

Cardano Keeps Thriving While Bitcoin and Ethereum Slump
Added 2 months ago
Summary: This week’s correction has been a sobering reminder of the crypto market’s volatility.
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $TSLA$BLK

The Wrong Way to Respond to Employee Activism

The Wrong Way to Respond to Employee Activism
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Three common traps and how to avoid them.
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Cryptos: $BUB

U.S. Treasuries' selloff give European stocks an edge

U.S. Treasuries' selloff give European stocks an edge
Added 2 months ago
Summary: U.S. Treasuries' selloff give European stocks an edge
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 2 months ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
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xWin platform will help investors stake DeFi tokens with ease for rewards

xWin platform will help investors stake DeFi tokens with ease for rewards
Added 2 months ago
Summary: xWin is an upcoming fund management platform currently in the beta stage that helps users to stake on different liquidity pools for rewards with ease. The protocol is built using the Binance Smart Chain, which is faster and cheaper. The project chose the BSC since it wanted to maximize the cost of investing in tokenized ecosystems. The chain's superior speed and lower transaction fees allow for this to occur. xWin helps users access fund managers or automated vaults from where they can easily l
Sentiment: positive
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5 people have read this
Stocks: $BLK
Cryptos: $DAI$BAND

CBSViacom Unveils Its Rebranded Streaming Platform

CBSViacom Unveils Its Rebranded Streaming Platform
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Is a series based on the making of “The Godfather,” along with revivals of “Frasier” and “Inside Amy Schumer,” enough to reignite interest in a seven-year-old streaming service?
Sentiment: positive
41 minute read
19 people have read this
Cryptos: $SCRT$RSV

Joby Aviation is going public, reveals its electric aircraft in flight for the first time

Joby Aviation is going public, reveals its electric aircraft in flight for the first time
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Joby Aviation, an electric aviation startup, is going public via a reverse merger with a SPAC. The deal nets Joby $1.6 billion and values the company at $6.6 billion. The company showed footage for the first time of its aircraft in flight.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
6 people have read this

Bitcoin collector MicroStrategy fills its wallet with another $1-billion

Bitcoin collector MicroStrategy fills its wallet with another $1-billion
Added 2 months ago
Summary: MicroStrategy earlier this month engaged in an almost $1-billion convertible note offering with the proceeds used for buying bitcoin
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
4 people have read this
Stocks: $TSLA$BLK$SQ
Cryptos: $BTC

Nothing Lucid About a $57 Billion Valuation for an Electric-Vehicle Startup

Nothing Lucid About a $57 Billion Valuation for an Electric-Vehicle Startup
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Is electric-vehicle company Lucid worth $11.75 billion, $24 billion or $57 billion? The one thing investors can be sure of is that the lower the valuation they buy at, the better their chances of making returns.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
6 people have read this
Stocks: $TSLA$BLK

Bitcoin Could Spread to More Fixed-Income Funds

Bitcoin Could Spread to More Fixed-Income Funds
Added 2 months ago
Summary: It’s most likely to appear in more-aggressive strategies, so mind your manager’s approach.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC

Goldman-backed ReNew plugs into U.S. public market with $8 billion blank check deal

Goldman-backed ReNew plugs into U.S. public market with $8 billion blank check deal
Added 2 months ago
Summary: ReNew Power will go public through an $8 billion merger with a blank-check firm in the biggest deal in the fast-growing clean energy sector in India, allowing the country's largest renewable energy firm to grow capacity over the next few years.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
6 people have read this

Bitcoin, bubbles and gold

Bitcoin, bubbles and gold
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Much has been written about Bitcoin's potential as an asset, highlighting its similarities to gold. Much has also been written on how it is a worthless asset, whose rising prices are a bubble. In this second group is the well-known macroeconomist Nouriel Roubini, who calls it “shitcoin”.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $BLK
Cryptos: $BTC

Bitcoin buy-in: MicroStrategy pours $1bn more into cryptocurrency

Bitcoin buy-in: MicroStrategy pours $1bn more into cryptocurrency
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The business intelligence firm said it now owns close to 90,531 bitcoins and will continue to buy more.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
6 people have read this
Stocks: $TSLA$BLK$SQ
Cryptos: $BTC

Square doubles down on crypto, buying $170mn more in bitcoin

Square doubles down on crypto, buying $170mn more in bitcoin
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Jack Dorsey’s financial services company Square extended its crypto holdings by $170 million as part of an ongoing commitment to the cryptocurrency, the firm announced.
2 people have read this
Stocks: $TSLA$BLK$SQ
Cryptos: $BTC

Bitcoin’s woke backers risk climate trouble

Bitcoin’s woke backers risk climate trouble
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Square has upped its bitcoin investment to about $US220 million at the same time as launching a Bitcoin Clean Energy Investment Initiative.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $TSLA$BLK$SQ
Cryptos: $BTC$CRBN

BlackRock bond expert explains where not to put your money right now

BlackRock bond expert explains where not to put your money right now
Added 2 months ago
Summary: In light of the pace of Covid-19 vaccine rollouts and potentially hefty fiscal stimulus in the U.S., the BlackRock Investment Institute is opting for a more risk-on approach in 2021.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $BLK$BOX

U.K. Asset Managers Push for Greater Ethnic Diversity on Boards

U.K. Asset Managers Push for Greater Ethnic Diversity on Boards
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The U.K.’s top investment-industry group plans to warn shareholders about companies that aren’t making enough progress on increasing ethnic diversity in their boardrooms.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
4 people have read this
Stocks: $BLK

Bitcoin’s liquidity crises could send prices lower, JP Morgan says

Bitcoin’s liquidity crises could send prices lower, JP Morgan says
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Analysts from JPMorgan have argued that Bitcoin’s rising illiquidity could be bad for the digital asset. Their statement comes amid Bitcoin’s sharp drop to below $50,000 after hitting a new all-time high of $58,000 over the weekend. Although the consensus is that scarcity could drive prices higher, Nikolaos Panigirtzoglou, an analyst with the American banking giant has warned [https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/bitcoin-rally-faces-potential-test-from-falling-market-liquidity-1.1566756] that rising il
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $BLK$EXPR
Cryptos: $BTC

Here's what investors should know about rocket builder Astra as it prepares to go public

Here's what investors should know about rocket builder Astra as it prepares to go public
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Rocket builder Astra is preparing to go public via a SPAC in the second quarter, with CEO Chris Kemp telling CNBC how the company plans to scale its business.
Sentiment: positive
14 minute read
3 people have read this

Record-breaking Bitcoin tumbles on Yellen warning

Record-breaking Bitcoin tumbles on Yellen warning
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Bitcoin tumbled Tuesday from its record-breaking run after US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen warned that the "highly speculative" unit could be used for "illicit" purposes.At about 1500 GMT, the digital currency slid 12.57 percent to $47,946, while rival ethereum declined 15 percent to $1,539.Tesla...
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Bitcoin’s HUGE daily drop sends cryptocurrency market crashing

Bitcoin’s HUGE daily drop sends cryptocurrency market crashing
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Bitcoin’s HUGE daily drop sends cryptocurrency market crashing
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Bitcoin and Ethereum both reached new highs last week

Bitcoin and Ethereum both reached new highs last week
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Although the market has now hit a huge correction, BTC and ETH both breached new highs last week
Sentiment: positive
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Another Elon Musk Dogecoin Tweet Sends Speculators Aflutter

Another Elon Musk Dogecoin Tweet Sends Speculators Aflutter
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk seemingly pitched for the joke cryptocurrency Dogecoin (DOGE) to be powered by a supercomputer. What Happened: The...
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Institutional buying drives up Bitcoin prices, drawing overvaluation concerns » Borneo Bulletin Online

Institutional buying drives up Bitcoin prices, drawing overvaluation concerns » Borneo Bulletin Online
Added 2 months ago
Summary: NEW YORK (XINHUA) – The recent embracement of cryptocurrency Bitcoin by multiple enterprises and investment firms greatly inflated Bitcoin prices, with market capitalisation of Bitcoin topping USD1 trillion on Friday. However, Bitcoin is still far from becoming a mainstream investment asset, bringing risks of overvaluation and price volatility, according to multiple investment advisory firms. A […]
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Covid: Australian Open fans criticised for 'booing vaccine'

Covid: Australian Open fans criticised for 'booing vaccine'
Added 2 months ago
Summary: A crowd's booing of a reference to Covid-19 vaccines is "disgusting", Australia's deputy PM says.
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Is this a tsunami? (How long will crypto keep going up) - Week 15-21.02.2021

Is this a tsunami? (How long will crypto keep going up) - Week 15-21.02.2021
Added 2 months ago
Summary: This week was a good week for everybody, with people getting annoyed when their choices increase slower then the other tokens. A week where BNB was the star, with Binance Smart Chain getting more and more relevant, and Bitcoin/Ethereum reaching new A...
Sentiment: positive
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Bitcoin price is still attractions several institutions - TCR

Bitcoin price is still attractions several institutions - TCR
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Bitcoin price performance is continuing to attract several firmsWill Hobbs claims that the leading crypto token sounds cultist increasinglyBarclays Wealth
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Bond Yields Rise; Stocks Edge Down as Metals Jump: Markets Wrap

Bond Yields Rise; Stocks Edge Down as Metals Jump: Markets Wrap
Added 2 months ago
Summary: (Bloomberg) -- The bond selloff continued Monday as Treasury yields climbed and sovereign debt in Australia and New Zealand slid on concerns about faster...
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Two Whales Just Withdrew a Billion Dollars From Coinbase

Two Whales Just Withdrew a Billion Dollars From Coinbase
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Was it Michael Saylor? The MicroStrategy CEO did say he planned to buy a further $1.05 billion in BTC, after all... Who knows what lies beneath crypto's waters?
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Bitcoin hits fresh high

Bitcoin hits fresh high
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Bitcoin continued gaining on Sunday, rising to a fresh high and extending a two-month rally that took its market capitalization above $1 trillion on Friday. ...
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Token effort - Bitcoin crosses $50,000 | Finance & economics

Added 2 months ago
Summary: But the real action on digital currencies is at central banks
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Two Whales Just Withdrew a Billion Dollars From Coinbase

Two Whales Just Withdrew a Billion Dollars From Coinbase
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Was it Michael Saylor? The MicroStrategy CEO did say he planned to buy a further $1.05 billion in BTC, after all... Who knows what lies beneath crypto's waters?
Sentiment: positive
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Bitcoin Clings to $57k All-Time High as Institutional Investors Pour In

Bitcoin Clings to $57k All-Time High as Institutional Investors Pour In
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Bitcoin retains its ATH amidst a serious surge in institutional interest.
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Kroger: Some pharmacy customer data impacted in vendor hack

Kroger: Some pharmacy customer data impacted in vendor hack
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Kroger Co. says personal data, including Social Security numbers of some of its pharmacy and clinic customers, may have been stolen in the hack of a third...
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Another $3 trillion Stimulus? Why America's Stimulus Madness Will Fuel Bitcoin (BTC) Prices

Another $3 trillion Stimulus? Why America's Stimulus Madness Will Fuel Bitcoin (BTC) Prices
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The newly appointed Biden-administration is just giving an aggressive push to Bitcoin (BTC) with the move of boosting America's economic activity. While th
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What did we learn from the GameStop mess?

What did we learn from the GameStop mess?
Added 2 months ago
Summary: CNBC anchor Jon Fortt unpacks how the GameStop stock story was covered by the media and if technology has the ability to democratize the markets through apps like Robinhood.
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Titan nabs $12.5M for 'next generation' investment management

Titan nabs $12.5M for 'next generation' investment management
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Titan, a startup that is building a retail investment management platform aimed at millennials, has closed on $12.5 million in a Series A round led by VC heavyweight General Catalyst. A bevy of other investors put money in the round, including Sound Ventures (actor Ashton Kutcher and Guy Oseary’s V…
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Everyone is talking up bitcoin as cryptocurrencies go mainstream

Everyone is talking up bitcoin as cryptocurrencies go mainstream
Added 2 months ago
Summary: But some say this moment in the sun is more hype than substance
Sentiment: positive
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Bitcoin surpasses the $1 trillion market cap

Bitcoin surpasses the $1 trillion market cap
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The total value of all bitcoin topped US$1 trillion on Friday, capping a spectacular record-breaking week for the world's most popular cryptocurrency.
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[OKEx] Bitcoin ETFs approved as BlackRock mulls BTC and Nvidia reveals Ethereum mining GPU - AZCoin News

Added 2 months ago
Summary: The second Bitcoin ETF in North America was approved as Nvidia revealed a dedicated GPU for Ethereum mining. >> View on OKEx Join us on Telegram Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook
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More Is The Strategy For MicroStrategy

More Is The Strategy For MicroStrategy
Added 2 months ago
Summary: MicroStrategy, the world's largest publicly traded business intelligence company, is in the news again with their latest investment into bitcoin, a whopping $1.05 billion in a debt-for-bitcoin offering.
Sentiment: positive
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MicroStrategy Raises $1.05 Billion to Boost Bitcoin Offering

MicroStrategy Raises $1.05 Billion to Boost Bitcoin Offering
Added 2 months ago
Summary: MicroStrategy Inc. boosted its convertible debt sale to purchase Bitcoin by nearly half and cut the coupon to 0%, making it virtually a straight bet on the price of Bitcoin. Microstrategy's Keen Investment in Bitcoin The company already has nearly 72,000 bitcoins as of February 2. Based on the price…
Sentiment: positive
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Bitcoin goldrush sparks fears of speculative bubble - Kuwait Times

Bitcoin goldrush sparks fears of speculative bubble - Kuwait Times
Added 2 months ago
Summary: LONDON: Bitcoin has enjoyed a record-breaking week after electric carmaker Tesla and Wall Street finance giants sparked a goldrush for the world’s most popular virtual currency, but bubble fears persist. Investors and mega-corporations alike have been wooed by dizzying growth and the opportunity for profit and asset diversification. The unit blasted past $50,000 on Tuesday […]
Sentiment: positive
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