FAANG vs. Bitcoin

Can the leading crypto outshine large-cap tech names? Key Takeaways Shares of FAANG underperformed the S&P 500 and Information Technology Sector, high valuation could be a setback. Regulatory challenges and the shifting consumer habit cloud FAANG’s growth outlook. Bitcoin’s decentralized nature could be an alternative hedge of social-centric tech companies. Overview Despite the fluctuations in […]

VIX is Bitcoin’s New Friend

This volatility indicator can help you find your way in the digital asset market Key Takeaways Data shows that the correlation between BTC prices and the VIX is near a year high. Global uncertainties pushed the VIX higher, could create additional opportunities for cryptocurrencies. Investors should cross-reference the correlation data before making any trade decision. Overview August has been a volatile […]

OKEx Market Watch: Aug 19, 2019

A bite-size overview of digital asset market trends for this week Crypto traders will likely to face another week of tight range trading after some strong selloff pressure in major cryptocurrencies last week. At the time of writing, BTC traded above the $10300 level, while ETH, XRP, and LTC rebounded more than 6% in early Monday trading in Asia. Bakkt received […]

Staking Economy & PoS Consensus

An introduction to the latest buzzword in the blockchain and crypto space Staking has become a new buzzword in the crypto space recently. Although this concept has long existed since the introduction of Proof-of-Stake (PoS) consensus, it didn’t come into the public’s focus until staking became one of the higher-yielding methods recently. In this article, […]