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Why Has Bitcoin Become A Leading Indicator For The S&P 500?

Yesterday, there was complete and utter carnage across the global financial market. Bitcoin fell over 10% by the daily close and breached below $10,000 at one point before bouncing. The stock market also saw the largest single-day loss since June.  But why did Bitcoin suddenly lead the stock market almost tick for tick on price Read more…

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OKEx CEO Jay Hao: Many People Will Lose Money In DeFi (Exclusive Interview)

OKEx has become one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the past several years. The company’s growth is continuously emphasized by the trading volume and the growing user base. CryptoPotato recently had the opportunity to do an exclusive interview with the CEO of the company – Jay Hao. Hao spoke of the challenges OKEx has Read more…

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Bitcoin Eyes Another Attempt at $12K amid Global PMI Releases

Bitcoin is looking to retest $12,000 in the coming daily sessions as investors await the release of crucial purchasing managers’ economic indicators. Dubbed as PMI, which stands for Purchasing Manager’s Index, the index studies the prevailing direction of the economic trends in services and manufacturing sectors. It, therefore, serves as a barometer to gauge current Read more…

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With Value Approach, Off The Chain Capital Is Changing The Bitcoin Investment Narrative

When viewed from a traditional investing lens, bitcoin may seem like a risky bet. The technology is still relatively new, the price is notoriously volatile and it’s not uncommon to hear investors caution newcomers not to invest more than they can afford to lose in BTC. But the performance of Off The Chain Capital, a Read more…

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Booming DeFi Craze Decouples Bitcoin From Stock Market

The last 48 hours of trading have witnessed Bitcoin decoupling from the US stock market. The cryptocurrency traded sideways with a bias modestly shifted towards bears. On the other hand, the S&P 500 moved in the opposite direction. This lack of short-term positive correlation coincides with a booming DeFi craze. Bitcoin appears to have decoupled Read more…

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How Bitcoin Outperformed Both the S&P 500 and Nasdaq in First Half 2020

Despite major setbacks from the Black Thursday market collapse, the cryptocurrency market and Bitcoin had a strong H1 close. The leading crypto asset by market cap also beat the best performing stock market index by nearly double. Will the strength continue into the second half of the year? Recounting The Rollercoaster Ride That Was The Read more…

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S&P 500 To Hit 4,000 In 12 Months, Veteran Strategist Predicts: Bullish For Bitcoin?

Veteran market strategist Jeff Saut recently made a bold prediction that the S&P 500 index will skyrocket in the upcoming year to over 4,000. Having in mind Bitcoin’s increased correlation with the prominent US index, such a surge could be considerably beneficial for BTC’s price as well. Saut: The S&P 500 Above 4,000 Within A Read more…