Coinbase is launching crypto derivatives. What it means for stocks.

text size Coinbase offers a “Nano” Bitcoin futures contract priced at 1/100th of Bitcoin, the equivalent of about $210 on Friday morning. dream time base of coins Global says it will launch a Bitcoin derivative on Monday. Stock investors shouldn’t expect a windfall, even though such products account for the vast majority of cryptocurrency trading. …

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Crypto Style: Fashion Moves to the Metaverse

For fashion fans and everyone else, 2022 will be remembered as the year the metaverse went mainstream. Ever since Mark Zuckerberg announced last October the corporate name change from Facebook to Meta, the writing was on the wall. A virtual wall, of course. Soon after, all the signs of a cultural inflection point appeared: the …

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Binance CEO Says The Worst Of The Crypto Crash Is “Probably Over”

“I think the worst is over. We’ve seen a pretty steep drop.” That is Changpeng Zhao, CEO of cryptocurrency exchange Binance, discussing the recent drop in cryptocurrency prices, which some are calling a large-scale crash. Zhao’s comments were documented by Coindesk crypto writer Sandali Handagama. The event had not released videos of the panel’s speeches …

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Bankers Who Quit Over Crypto Have No Regrets Amid Crash: ‘I Never Looked Back, Not One Day’

Bankers who abandoned conventional finance to capitalize on the rise of digital assets have been greeted with a new “crypto winter.” Former staff at JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs, and Citigroup have been among those affected as cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase cut 1,100 positions and terminated 300 job postings, while Gemini, Crypto.com, and BlockFi also scaled back as …

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Bitcoin Price Rises Above $20,000 After Cryptocurrency Selloff

The bitcoin price dipped below $18,000 on Saturday before bouncing back above $20,000 on Sunday night, a level widely monitored by crypto enthusiasts. Bitcoin was up 10% at $20,571.29 on Sunday night after falling as low as $17,601.58 on Saturday afternoon, according to CoinDesk. The digital currency tumbled below $20,000 on Saturday, sparking fears that …

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Bitcoin Price Drops Below $20,000 as Cryptocurrency Sell-Off Deepens

Bitcoin price teetered below $20,000 and below a level widely monitored by crypto enthusiasts as a crypto sell-off showed no signs of abating. “Bitcoin broke through the $20,000 price level a long time ago given the bearishness we have in the market,” said Naeem Aslam, Market Analyst at AvaTrade. The fallout from the collapse of …

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Bitcoin Price Drops Below $20,000 as Cryptocurrency Sell-Off Deepens

Bitcoin price teetered below $20,000 and below a level widely monitored by crypto enthusiasts as a crypto sell-off showed no signs of abating. “Bitcoin broke through the $20,000 price level a long time ago given the bearishness we have in the market,” said Naeem Aslam, Market Analyst at AvaTrade. The fallout from the collapse of …

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A Crypto Bankruptcy Could Be Investors’ Nightmare

The latest cryptocurrency market swoon is giving investors a painful lesson in the risks of trading digital tokens through brokers. In a bankruptcy restructuring, crypto investors would be navigating uncharted territory. “The safe thing to predict is that there will be litigation and delays,” said Adam Levitin, a law professor at Georgetown University who studies …

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