Will ether’s price fall after the ‘Merge’ in September?

Will ether’s price fall after the ‘Merge’ in September?

Hello! Welcome back to Distributed Ledger, our weekly crypto newsletter that reaches your inbox every Thursday. I’m Frances Yue, crypto reporter at MarketWatch, and I’ll walk you through the latest in the digital asset market. Find me on Twitter at @FrancesYue_ to send feedback, or tell us what you think we should cover. You can … Read more

Sam Bankman-Fried’s Alameda, Voyager Digital crash in bankruptcy court

Sam Bankman-Fried’s Alameda, Voyager Digital crash in bankruptcy court

Sam Bankman-Fried, co-founder and chief executive officer of FTX, in Hong Kong, China, on Tuesday, May 11, 2021. Lam Yik | Bloomberg | Getty Images Sam Bankman-Fried became a crypto billionaire and one of the most famous players in the industry by building cryptocurrency exchange FTX into a top site used by traders and investors. … Read more

Inflation takes over as the next big focus for markets after July’s monster jobs report

Inflation takes over as the next big focus for markets after July’s monster jobs report

Investors switch their focus to inflation in the week ahead, after July’s strong jobs report signaled the Federal Reserve may need to take an even tougher stance with interest rate hikes. It could also be a week in which investors watch to see if rising Treasury yields start to slow the technology sector’s summer rally. … Read more

As crypto prices crash, some blockchain projects may be struggling to survive

Will ether’s price fall after the ‘Merge’ in September?

Hello! Welcome back to Distributed Ledger, our weekly crypto newsletter that reaches your inbox every Thursday. I’m Frances Yue, crypto reporter at MarketWatch, and I’ll walk you through the latest in this bear market. Find me on Twitter at @FrancesYue_ to send feedback, or tell us what you think we should cover. You can also … Read more

Why the 2022 ‘crypto winter’ is unlike previous bear markets

Why the 2022 ‘crypto winter’ is unlike previous bear markets

There’s something about the latest crypto crash that makes it different from previous downturns. Artur Widak Nurphoto | Getty Images The two words on every crypto investor’s lips right now are undoubtedly “crypto winter.” Cryptocurrencies have suffered a brutal comedown this year, losing $ 2 trillion in value since the height of a massive rally … Read more

What Cramer is watching Wednesday – recession or Fed winning, and broad fintech cuts

What Cramer is watching Wednesday – recession or Fed winning, and broad fintech cuts

What I am looking at July 6, 2022 Was Micron (MU) the first time we saw a stock rally after a forecast cut and was that because it sold at only 5 times earnings? If rates falling are a sign of a recession why is the most sensitive section to recession, the homebuilders, climbing? Or … Read more

Still very hot, despite isolated layoffs

Still very hot, despite isolated layoffs

A ‘We’re Hiring!’ sign is displayed at a Starbucks Mario Tama | Getty Images News | Getty Images Last week, senior product manager for Coinbase David Hong wrote on LinkedIn that he was up at 4am to prepare for a meeting when his company MacBook abruptly shut down. He later found out he was part … Read more

Crypto crash: forced selling cools down; correlation with equities back in focus

Will ether’s price fall after the ‘Merge’ in September?

Hello! Welcome back to Distributed Ledger, our weekly crypto newsletter that reaches your inbox every Thursday. I’ll walk you through what’s going on in the current bear market. As usual, find me on Twitter at @FrancesYue_ to send feedback, or tell us what you think we should cover. You can also reach me through email … Read more

Stocks like Coinbase & Pinterest are buys in a recession

Stocks like Coinbase & Pinterest are buys in a recession

Anxious investors should bolster their portfolios with stocks that have the best chance to weather the market volatility and represent good long-term buying opportunities, analysts said this week. These companies have certain characteristics that Wall Street analysts believe will allow them to come out on the other side of the turbulence. CNBC Pro combed through … Read more

Bitcoin price drops below $ 18,300 as sell-off accelerates

Bitcoin price drops below $ 18,300 as sell-off accelerates

Bitcoin plunged to $ 18,248, and ether fell to $ 944 as of mid-afternoon on Saturday, as the sell-off in the crypto market accelerates. The world’s two most popular cryptocurrencies are down more than 35% in the past week, as both breach symbolic price barriers. Carnage in the crypto market is partly to do with … Read more