ErisX said in an alert to potential clients that its market for cryptocurrency futures will kick-off Tuesday. No further details about the products being launched.
Tata Consultancy Services launched a blockchain development kit, the Quartz DevKit, aimed at helping enterprises build and deploy blockchain applications faster on platforms such as Ethereum, Hyperledger Fabric or R3 Corda.
Mining pool Simplecoin and bitcoin gaming platform Chopcoin are shutting down over the AMLD5 European Union regulation coming into effect Jan. 10, 2020.
CoinFLEX has snagged an executive from Binance, Leslie Tam, who joined the Hong Kong-based firm as its chief strategy officer. At Binance, Tam lead the exchange's VIP coverage and over-the-counter trading operations.
Parity Technologies, the startup behind the Parity Ethereum software client, said that it will open up maintenance of the client by way of a decentralized autonomous organization.
Looking back on 2019, IEOs were a power law game. The entire market's IEO returns essentially came from @binance, while many exchanges actually generated massive losses for users via their IEOs W that said, worst y-axis ever on the left chart twitter.com/blockchaincap/…
Excellent analysis by Chainalysis. It indicates the Plustoken scam has cashed out ~25,000 BTC since mid April 2019. That represents about 6% of miner issuance. It is thus reasonable to think Plustoken has been a *secondary* variable pushing price lower. blog.chainalysis.com/reports/plusto…
While onchain analysis is excellent, the accompanying statistical analysis is nonsensical and doesn't prove their hypothesis - at all. => Showing how, after huobi transfers, "trade volume" correlates with volatility is similar to showing how lightning correlates with thunder.
1/ You’ve heard that ETH went through a disruptive hard fork just over a week ago. This was a painful process that left broken contracts and nodes in its wake. The next hard fork? It’s in TWO WEEKS. Why? Because otherwise the Ethereum blockchain would slow to a crawl. THREAD READ MORE
How decentralized is @ethereum? A look at ethernodes.org/nodes shows: ~ 1100 nodes on Alibaba ~ 1500 nodes on Amazon ~ 200 nodes on DigitalOcean ~ 400 nodes on Google Cloud ~ 100 nodes on Azure Roughly half the network, nbd.
An update on the Miner Capitulation. It continues. We have had some recovery in the last days, but it is too soon to confirm completion. We are 16 days in. Quickly approaching the average duration of 37 days, particularly if you exclude the 2011 outlier (ave = 27 days).
Things I expect to happen over the next 4-5 months due to the impending Bitcoin halving: - BTC shorts close out - People re-accumulate BTC if they had sold - Miners start to hoard (e.g. borrow USD against assets) - Under performing altcoins sold for BTC - Bulls lever up
1/ Ive been seeing similar analyses for a while, and theres always one thing missing from the "perfect liquidity death spiral" narrative- someone is still physically holding and staking the tokens so you need to get to them in order to launch your attack. This is highly unlikely! READ MORE
With the halvening soon approaching, we took a deeper look into the behaviors of various miners. Inspired by @EliasSimos, we see 3 different eras Hobbyist Era Exploration Era (antpool and f2pool dominated) Professional Era (where no single pool dominates hashrate)
The @bitfinex$BTC L/S ratio continues to move in unprecedented fashion. As of this AM it is down 31% from yesterday's level for only the 7th time. While note statistically significant forward performance has been decidedly negative post such big moves in the past
This update is provided for information purposes only and does not bind GSG Asset Management or any of its affiliates in any way. It is not, and is not intended to be, a/an: (1) “research report”, “investment research” or “independent research” as may be defined in applicable laws and regulations worldwide; (2) offer to sell, a solicitation of an offer to buy, or a recommendation for any digital asset by GSG Asset Management or any third party; or (3) official confirmation or official valuation of any transaction or asset mentioned herein. All information in this update is provided in good faith, however we make no representation or warranty of any kind, express or implied, regarding the accuracy, adequacy, validity, reliability, availability or completeness or any information in this update. To the extent that any of the content published in this update may be deemed to be investment advice or recommendation in connection with a particular digital asset, such information is impersonal and not tailored to the investment needs of any specific person. Any pricing information is indicative only, and does not reflect a level where GSG Asset Management is prepared to execute a trade. You understand that an investment in any digital asset is subject to a number of risks, and that discussions of any digital assets in this update will not contain an exhaustive list or description of the relevant risk factors. GSG Asset Management is not an advisor, and nothing in this update should be construed as investment, tax, legal, accounting, regulatory or other advice, or as creating a fiduciary relationship. You alone are solely responsible for determining whether any investment, security or strategy, or any other product or service, is appropriate or suitable for you based on your investment objectives and personal and financial situation. You should consult an attorney or tax professional regarding your specific legal or tax situation. All market prices, data, and other information (including that which may be derived from third party sources believed to be reliable) are not warranted as to completeness or accuracy, and are subject to change without notice. This update may contain links to other websites or content belonging to or originating from third parties or links to websites, and social media accounts/post (or screenshots thereof) and features in banners or other advertising. Such external links are not investigate, monitored, or checked for accuracy, adequacy, validity, reliability, availability or completeness by us. The information and views set out in this update are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the official opinion of GSG Asset Management. Neither GSG Asset Management nor any person acting on its behalf may be held responsible for the use which may be made of the information contained therein.WE DO NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GURANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSBILITY FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY THIRD PARTY INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE UPDATE, INCLUDING ANY INFORMATION OFFERED BY THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES OR SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS/POSTS LINKED THROUGH OR SHOWN IN THE UPDATE OR IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERISING CONTAINED IN THE UPDATE. All content in the update is presented only as of the date published or indicated, and may be superseded by subsequent market events or for other reasons. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL GSG ASSET MANAGEMENT HAVE ANY LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF THIS UPDATE OR ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN OR RELIANCE ON ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED IN THIS UPDATE. YOUR USE OF THE UPDATE AND YOUR RELIANCE ON ANY INFORMATION IN THE UPDATE IS SOLEY AT YOUR OWN RISK.