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Institutional Investors Own 16% of Bitcoin’s Realized Market Capitalization

Institutional Investors Own 16% of Bitcoin’s Realized Market Capitalization

16% of BTC's realized market cap is now owned by institutional investors, according to the CEO of CryptoQuant.com.

CryptoQuant CEO: Bitcoin Could Face Correction As Institutional Investment Stalls

CryptoQuant CEO: Bitcoin Could Face Correction As Institutional Investment Stalls

CEO of CryptoQuant Ki Young Ju has warned about a potential correction as on-chain data indicates institutional investment into BTC appears to have stalled.

KPMG Partners with Coin Metrics to Boost Institutional Crypto Adoption

KPMG Partners with Coin Metrics to Boost Institutional Crypto Adoption

KPMG has teamed up with Coin Metrics to enhance institutional adoption of blockchain and cryptoassets offering proprietary analytics, trusted data & insights.

Institutional Bitcoin Index Launched by MVIS and CryptoCompare

Institutional Bitcoin Index Launched by MVIS and CryptoCompare

MVIS, the MV Index Solutions, the indexing division of VanEck, a US-based asset manager had partnered with CryptoCompare, a cryptocurrency market data provider, launched the MVIS CryptoCompare Institutional Bitcoin Index, dubbed ticker: MVIBTC.

Coinbase Custody Launches New International Institutional Grade Crypto Service to European Clients

Coinbase Custody Launches New International Institutional Grade Crypto Service to European Clients

With its operations based in Dublin, Ireland, Coinbase Custody launched its institutional-grade crypto asset storage service to clients in Europe. The cryptocurrency exchange launched Coinbase Custody in 2017 for institutional clients such as hedge funds and family offices. Its assets under management have over $7 billion in cryptocurrency assets, with its acquisition of Xapo’s institutional custody business in August 2019.

Bitcoin Institutional Inflows Are Rising as Grayscale Bitcoin Portfolio Now Estimated to be Worth $23.69 Billion

Bitcoin Institutional Inflows Are Rising as Grayscale Bitcoin Portfolio Now Estimated to be Worth $23.69 Billion

Bybt crypto trading platform has disclosed that Bitcoin institutional inflows are not showing any signs of slowing.

Institutional Demand Can’t Keep Bitcoin Above $30K Says Guggenheim’s Minerd

Institutional Demand Can’t Keep Bitcoin Above $30K Says Guggenheim’s Minerd

Institutional investment in Bitcoin is not enough on its own to justify Bitcoin’s price levels said Guggenheim CIO Scott Minerd who predicts BTC will trend below the $30K level.

Institutional Interest in Bitcoin Continues to Rise, Pushing BTC Above $50K - What's Next?

Institutional Interest in Bitcoin Continues to Rise, Pushing BTC Above $50K - What's Next?

Bitcoin is currently trading above $52,000, as institutional investments continue to push the digital asset to new heights. Will Bitcoin retest its ATH anytime soon?

Tesla Has Cashed in $1 Billion from its Bitcoin Investment, says Analyst

Tesla Has Cashed in $1 Billion from its Bitcoin Investment, says Analyst

Daniel Ives, an analyst at Wedbush Securities, has disclosed that Tesla is smiling all the way to the bank after cashing in approximately $1 billion in profits from its Bitcoin investment.

Bakkt's Strategic Expansion Leads to Significant Revenue Growth Amid Crypto Market Recovery

Bakkt's Strategic Expansion Leads to Significant Revenue Growth Amid Crypto Market Recovery

Bakkt Holdings forecasts a substantial revenue increase and a 70% decline in operating cash flow usage for FY 2024, following a robust year of strategic advancements.

How Bitcoin’s Narrative Has Significantly Changed in 2020, According to CoinShares Chairman

How Bitcoin’s Narrative Has Significantly Changed in 2020, According to CoinShares Chairman

Former JP Morgan commodities trader Danny Masters discussed how the Bitcoin narrative has shifted for the better since its inception.

Institutional Investors Regain Confidence towards Crypto while Retail Investors Remain Hesitant: Analysis

Institutional Investors Regain Confidence towards Crypto while Retail Investors Remain Hesitant: Analysis

Analysis suggests institutional investors have an increasingly optimistic stance on the cryptocurrency ecosystem, and then retail investors are still hesitant to return to the market.

Prospects of a Solana (SOL) ETF: What Lies Ahead?

Prospects of a Solana (SOL) ETF: What Lies Ahead?

VanEck and 21Shares' Solana ETF proposal sparks optimism and regulatory scrutiny, highlighting the potential for institutional investment in Solana.

Upbit Singapore Secures MAS's MPI Licence

Upbit Singapore Secures MAS's MPI Licence

Upbit Singapore receives a Major Payment Institution license from MAS, marking a key step in its expansion and compliance with Singapore's regulatory standards in the digital asset sector.

Cboe Digital Set to Launch Bitcoin and Ether Futures Trading in January 2024

Cboe Digital Set to Launch Bitcoin and Ether Futures Trading in January 2024

Cboe Digital, the first US-regulated crypto native exchange, will launch Bitcoin and Ether futures trading, enhancing capital efficiency and market liquidity.

Bitcoin is the Best Institutional Asset in Q1 2021 - Messari

Bitcoin is the Best Institutional Asset in Q1 2021 - Messari

Bitcoin has reportedly outperformed the major institutional assets including oil and gold in Q1, 2021.

Grayscale Investments Opens Trading for Grayscale Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin Trusts

Grayscale Investments Opens Trading for Grayscale Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin Trusts

Grayscale Investments, the world’s largest digital currency asset manager has opened public trading for two prominent altcoins, Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin.

Bitcoin’s Institutionalization Increases 4-Fold to Hit Weekly Average of $1.9T

Bitcoin’s Institutionalization Increases 4-Fold to Hit Weekly Average of $1.9T

Since institutional investments started trickling into the Bitcoin (BTC) network, the leading cryptocurrency has prompted exponential growth.

Institutions See the $46-48K Range as the Perfect Opportunity to Accumulate More Bitcoin

Institutions See the $46-48K Range as the Perfect Opportunity to Accumulate More Bitcoin

CryptoQuant CEO Ki Young Ju has disclosed that institutions see the $46-48k range as the perfect level to accumulate more Bitcoin.

Japan’s Nomura Research Institute Considers Introducing a New Cryptocurrency Index

Japan’s Nomura Research Institute Considers Introducing a New Cryptocurrency Index

Cryptocurrency investment solution provider Intelligence Unit (IU) announced a partnership with Japanese-based consulting company Nomura Research Institute (NRI) to introduce a new cryptocurrency index, popularly known as IU/NRI Crypto-Asset Index.

Bitcoin’s Dominance Continues as BTC Undergoes Third Parabolic Advance with a Target of $240k

Bitcoin’s Dominance Continues as BTC Undergoes Third Parabolic Advance with a Target of $240k

Crypto trader Michael van de Poppe has delved deeper into Bitcoin's trend and indicated that BTC’s dominance will continue moving upwards.

Bitcoin Has Added Over $300 Billion to Its Market Cap in 2020

Bitcoin Has Added Over $300 Billion to Its Market Cap in 2020

The fourth quarter of 2020 has been crucial for Bitcoin and has shifted its narrative entirely.

Will CME's Ethereum Futures Launch Send Ether Price Higher?

Will CME's Ethereum Futures Launch Send Ether Price Higher?

With the launch of CME’s Ethereum futures contract imminent, what can we expect from the Ether price?

Grayscale's 33% GBTC Premium Signals “Outrageous” Institutional Demand For Bitcoin, says Willy Woo

Grayscale's 33% GBTC Premium Signals “Outrageous” Institutional Demand For Bitcoin, says Willy Woo

Grayscale Bitcoin Trust's (GBTC) premium on Bitcoin has risen to 33%, indicating “outrageous demand” for BTC from institutional investors as its price consolidates at $23,000.

Institutional Bitcoin Adoption Continues as MicroStrategy, Square, and Tesla Ramp Up Crypto Interest

Institutional Bitcoin Adoption Continues as MicroStrategy, Square, and Tesla Ramp Up Crypto Interest

The institutional flow of funds into Bitcoin is a tool to help guarantee market stability and attract improved regulations for the crypto industry.

Bitcoin Holdings in Public Company Treasuries Exceed 200,000 BTC

Bitcoin Holdings in Public Company Treasuries Exceed 200,000 BTC

Institutional investors continue to show their confidence in BTC, given that Bitcoin in public company treasuries has surpassed 200,000 BTC.

Tesla Bull and ARK Invest CEO Cathie Wood Thinks more Tech Companies Will Eventually Buy Bitcoin

Tesla Bull and ARK Invest CEO Cathie Wood Thinks more Tech Companies Will Eventually Buy Bitcoin

CEO of Ark Invest Cathie Wood predicts that more firms will onboard the institutional wave backing Bitcoin, which will consequently drive up BTC's price.

MicroStrategy Acquires Extra 13,005 Bitcoins, Owning Over 100,000 BTC

MicroStrategy Acquires Extra 13,005 Bitcoins, Owning Over 100,000 BTC

MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor confirmed the firm acquires additional 13,005 Bitcoins, by spending roughly $489 million in cash at an average price of around $37,617 per bitcoin. The company now owns over 100,000 BTC.

Shinhan bank Opens Door to Corporate Crypto Accounts, Paving the Way for Institutional Adoption

Shinhan bank Opens Door to Corporate Crypto Accounts, Paving the Way for Institutional Adoption

As the first domestic lender on South Korean soil, Shinhan Bank has rolled out real-name corporate accounts to enable transactions from cash to crypto based on its partnership with cryptocurrency exchange Korbit.

Large Institutional Transactions Take the Lion’s Share of Bitcoin Volume at 99%

Large Institutional Transactions Take the Lion’s Share of Bitcoin Volume at 99%

Institutional demand for Bitcoin does not seem to be fading based on the large transactions volume witnessed, according to a report by IntoTheBlock.

Bitcoin Crosses $61K as Bull Run Continues

Bitcoin Crosses $61K as Bull Run Continues

Bitcoin (BTC) has soared to new heights by hitting an all-time high of more than $61,000 not seen in its twelve-year history.

Institutional Adoption is Playing a Part in the Next Leg of Ethereum’s Bull Run

Institutional Adoption is Playing a Part in the Next Leg of Ethereum’s Bull Run

Dan Tapiero, the CEO of 10T Holdings, believes that institutional adoption is propelling the next leg of Ethereum’s bull run.

Germany to Permit Institutional Funds to Invest Billions in Crypto Assets for the First Time

Germany to Permit Institutional Funds to Invest Billions in Crypto Assets for the First Time

The German administration is set to green-light legislation on Monday, which will permit institutional funds to invest as much as 20% in crypto assets like Bitcoin.

Superstate Gains $14m in Series A Led by Distributed Global and CoinFund

Superstate Gains $14m in Series A Led by Distributed Global and CoinFund

Superstate, an innovative asset management firm, has secured a $14 million Series A financing round, aiming to expand its team and launch private funds for institutional investors.

Bitcoin Price Fights For Balance as Number of BTC Holders With 0.1 Coins Reaches New ATH

Bitcoin Price Fights For Balance as Number of BTC Holders With 0.1 Coins Reaches New ATH

The number of BTC retail holders are increasing, spurring bullish sentiment that may prompt the market to recover from overnight dips experienced by Bitcoin.

Bitcoin Rebounds, Despite Bearish Confidence among Institutional Investors

Bitcoin Rebounds, Despite Bearish Confidence among Institutional Investors

Bitcoin’s price rebounded slightly, which has increased by 24.15% over the past week. However, the institutional sentiment remains bearish.

InfStones aims to simplify ETH staking through Shappella upgrade

InfStones aims to simplify ETH staking through Shappella upgrade

InfStones is offering a new Ethereum validator service that allows users to launch validator nodes for staking with just a few clicks. The platform is targeting both users and institutional investors by providing a simpler way to stake their tokens, with the added benefit of being able to stake less than 32 ETH after the Shappella upgrade. However, there has been a slight decline in Ethereum staking deposits due to regulatory pressure and the upcoming upgrade.

Alpaca Debuts Private Equity Real Estate

Alpaca Debuts Private Equity Real Estate

Alpaca, a New York-based alternative investment firm, has launched a private equity real estate platform, Alpaca Real Estate (ARE), led by Daniel Carr and Peter Weiss. The platform, with significant backing from GCM Grosvenor, aims to leverage technology and operational strategies to enhance real estate investment returns amid current market dislocations.

WeWork Will Begin Accepting Crypto Payments amid Partnership with Coinbase

WeWork Will Begin Accepting Crypto Payments amid Partnership with Coinbase

WeWork figures among the companies that have welcomed cryptocurrency payments with open arms. Partnering up with Coinbase and BitPay, WeWork will begin offering cryptocurrency payments as an option.

Bitcoin Needs to Break $51K Level for an Continuous Upsurge

Bitcoin Needs to Break $51K Level for an Continuous Upsurge

Market analyst Michael van de Poppe believes Bitcoin should break the $51,000 level if an upward momentum is to continue, failure to which a pullback to the $44-$48K level will be witnessed.

Low-Risk Appetite Continues to Play Out in Bitcoin Market Based on Diminishing Institutional Activity

Low-Risk Appetite Continues to Play Out in Bitcoin Market Based on Diminishing Institutional Activity

Institutional activity remains sluggish as Bitcoin hovers around the lower $20K level, depicting a low-risk appetite.

Gold Bull Peter Schiff Changes Bitcoin Price Prediction as BTC Smashes New Record of $50,000

Gold Bull Peter Schiff Changes Bitcoin Price Prediction as BTC Smashes New Record of $50,000

Bitcoin has achieved a new record high of $50,000 as institutional support has continued to pile onto the cryptocurrency.

Coinbase's Custodial Role in New Bitcoin Spot ETFs Marks a Crypto Milestone

Coinbase's Custodial Role in New Bitcoin Spot ETFs Marks a Crypto Milestone

Coinbase's role in the newly approved Bitcoin spot ETFs by the SEC marks a crucial advancement in cryptocurrency's integration into mainstream finance, bringing regulatory clarity and institutional investment opportunities.

Institutions Accumulating Bitcoin as BTC’s Adoption Rate Surpasses the Rate of Internet

Institutions Accumulating Bitcoin as BTC’s Adoption Rate Surpasses the Rate of Internet

Institutions have been pumping investments in the Bitcoin market, which has been instrumental in an uptick in price.

Guggenheim’s Scott Minerd Says Bitcoin Price Should Rise to $400,000

Guggenheim’s Scott Minerd Says Bitcoin Price Should Rise to $400,000

Scott Minerd, Global Chief Investment Officer at Guggenheim Investments, believes that the price of Bitcoin will hit highs of around $400,000 based on its fundamental value.

Hong Kong is a Step Closer to Legalizing Retail Crypto Trading - Report

Hong Kong is a Step Closer to Legalizing Retail Crypto Trading - Report

New reports show the speculations that Hong Kong might permit retail crypto trading may be true

CME’s Bitcoin Futures Premiums Surge, Hints Rising Institutional Demand

CME’s Bitcoin Futures Premiums Surge, Hints Rising Institutional Demand

CME’s most popular Bitcoin futures contracts seems to have surged up recently to levels not seen since April 2021. Data analysis shows that a rising number of institutions are buying Bitcoin futures.

Citigroup Sets to Begin Trading Bitcoin Futures for Institutional Clients

Citigroup Sets to Begin Trading Bitcoin Futures for Institutional Clients

Citigroup plans to start trading Bitcoin futures on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and launch Bitcoin exchange-traded notes later. The bank intends to offer this new service for specific institutional clients.

Binance Survey: Institutional Investors Bullish on Crypto's Long-Term Prospects

Binance Survey: Institutional Investors Bullish on Crypto's Long-Term Prospects

Binance Research, in collaboration with Binance VIP & Institutional, has recently unveiled the results of their Institutional Crypto Outlook Survey. The study reveals a strong positive sentiment towards cryptocurrencies among institutional investors, with 63.5% expressing optimism for the next year and a striking 88% displaying a positive outlook for the next decade.

Only a Small Fraction of Institutional and Corporate Money Entered into Bitcoin Market

Only a Small Fraction of Institutional and Corporate Money Entered into Bitcoin Market

The amount invested by institutions and corporates in the Bitcoin market is a small percent of their total cash reserve

Bitcoin Smashes New High of Over $60K as Valuation Now Exceeds JPMorgan, BoA, and ICBC Combined

Bitcoin Smashes New High of Over $60K as Valuation Now Exceeds JPMorgan, BoA, and ICBC Combined

Over the weekend, Bitcoin crossed a crucial milestone, hitting a record-high of over $61,000 before falling back slightly.

Binance to Launch UK Crypto Exchange to Meet Client Demand

Binance to Launch UK Crypto Exchange to Meet Client Demand

Binance, the leading cryptocurrency exchange has announced that it will launch a regulated crypto trading platform in the UK, in the coming months. Binance.UK is planning to create a trading platform to allow retail and institutional investors to sell and buy cryptocurrencies using euros and pounds.

JPMorgan says MassMutual Bitcoin Investment Signals Institutional Demand Could Quickly Grow by $600 Billion

JPMorgan says MassMutual Bitcoin Investment Signals Institutional Demand Could Quickly Grow by $600 Billion

JPMorgan thinks growing institutional demand could see up to $600 billion flow into Bitcoin in the near future after insurance giant MassMutual invested $100 million into BTC.

Galaxy Asset Management's AUM Exceeds $10 Billion Milestone

Galaxy Asset Management's AUM Exceeds $10 Billion Milestone

Galaxy Asset Management reaches a new pinnacle with over $10 billion in assets under management, reflecting robust institutional interest in digital assets.

BlackRock to Boost Crypto Access Points through Partnership with Coinbase

BlackRock to Boost Crypto Access Points through Partnership with Coinbase

BlackRock, the globe’s largest asset manager, has teamed up with crypto exchange Coinbase to provide institutional investors with new crypto access points.

Institutional Investors Pump $429 Million Into Crypto as Bitcoin Steals the Show

Institutional Investors Pump $429 Million Into Crypto as Bitcoin Steals the Show

In the past one week, institutional investors pumped a whopping $429 million into crypto funds and products, with GrayScale taking the bulk at $336.3 million.

Institutional Bitcoin Adoption in Asia is Making a Big Step Forward

Institutional Bitcoin Adoption in Asia is Making a Big Step Forward

Bitcoin adoption in Asia is taking a new turn as more institutional investors are joining the network.

OKX (OKB) Expands Institutional Trading Capabilities with New Features on Nitro Spreads

OKX (OKB) Expands Institutional Trading Capabilities with New Features on Nitro Spreads

OKX has announced significant updates to its institutional trading tool, Nitro Spreads, enhancing its capabilities with crypto-margined spreads, WebSocket trading, and a wider range of market options. The platform has seen a cumulative trading volume of $500 million since its launch and is currently available to select institutional traders. OKX is known for its speed and reliability.

VanEck Makes the Case for Institutional Bitcoin Investment

VanEck Makes the Case for Institutional Bitcoin Investment

VanEck has outlined the case for institutional Bitcoin (BTC) investment in a report published on Jan. 29. According to the investment management firm, even a small amount of BTC allocation could improve a portfolio's upside.

Grayscale CEO Optimistic that US Regulators Can't Stop Bitcoin

Grayscale CEO Optimistic that US Regulators Can't Stop Bitcoin

Barry Silbert, CEO of Grayscale Investments thinks that Bitcoin has too much support from policymakers in the United States to ever be shut down completely.

Fidelity: 60% of Institutional Investors Believe that Digital Assets Have a Place in their Portfolio

Fidelity: 60% of Institutional Investors Believe that Digital Assets Have a Place in their Portfolio

Fidelity Digital Assets surveyed 774 institutional investors across the United States and Europe, and 80 percent of those who were surveyed found something appealing about digital assets. The research was conducted from November 2019 to early March 2020 and is the second consecutive year that Fidelity Digital Assets has conducted this survey for US institutional investors and the first for European investors.

Capital Inflows into Crypto Investment Products, Hit a 3-Month High of $193m

Capital Inflows into Crypto Investment Products, Hit a 3-Month High of $193m

In the past week, inflows into crypto investment products reached $193 million. A scenario last seen in mid-December 2021, according to digital asset management firm Coinshares.

EDX Markets: Pioneering Digital Asset Trading with Institutional Focus

EDX Markets: Pioneering Digital Asset Trading with Institutional Focus

EDX Markets is a cutting-edge digital asset marketplace designed to cater to the needs of both crypto-native firms and large financial institutions, offering a safer, faster, and more efficient trading experience.

Why Early Bitcoin Investors "Were not as Lucky” - Crypto Advocate

Why Early Bitcoin Investors "Were not as Lucky” - Crypto Advocate

Bitcoin advocate Pierre Rochard believes those adopting Bitcoin today are luckier than those who adopted the cryptocurrency earlier.

How Bitcoin's 2020 Record Price Run Past $18,000 Is Different From Its All-Time High in 2017

How Bitcoin's 2020 Record Price Run Past $18,000 Is Different From Its All-Time High in 2017

Bitcoin has once again soared to new heights, rallying above $18K and trading at $18,393.95 on CoinMarketCap at the time of writing.

NYDIG Expects to Hold $25 Billion In Bitcoin for Institutions by End of 2021

NYDIG Expects to Hold $25 Billion In Bitcoin for Institutions by End of 2021

NYDIG expects the company to continue holding for more bitcoins for an increasing number of institutions, with CEO Ross Stevens predicting around $25 Billion in BTC in 2021.

Winklevoss Explains Why Bitcoin Is a Key Investment for Companies, Will Apple Add BTC Eventually?

Winklevoss Explains Why Bitcoin Is a Key Investment for Companies, Will Apple Add BTC Eventually?

A major factor that has been contributing to Bitcoin’s price rallies has been the wave of institutional inflow that has served to fuel its price momentum.

Are Institutional Investments Fueling Correlation Between Crypto and Stock Markets?

Are Institutional Investments Fueling Correlation Between Crypto and Stock Markets?

With macroeconomic factors like interest rate hikes affecting both stocks and crypto, this begs the question: are institutional investments propelling the correlation between the two markets?

SEBA Bank Secures SFC License, Expanding Crypto Services to Hong Kong

SEBA Bank Secures SFC License, Expanding Crypto Services to Hong Kong

Swiss cryptocurrency bank SEBA Bank has been granted a Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission license to offer trading, distribution, advisory, and asset management services in the Asia Pacific region.

Fidelity Study Shows 70% Institutional Investors Eyeing for the Crypto Market

Fidelity Study Shows 70% Institutional Investors Eyeing for the Crypto Market

Despite institutional investment in the crypto market evaporating, a study conducted by Fidelity shows that 7 in 10 institutional investors are eyeing the crypto sector in the future, most of them intend to purchase digital assets.

Coinbase Sees a Significant Uptick in Institutional Demand in Cryptocurrencies in H1 2020

Coinbase Sees a Significant Uptick in Institutional Demand in Cryptocurrencies in H1 2020

Coinbase recently said that there was a significant uptick in institutional demand in cryptocurrencies in H1 2020. The world’s first and largest digital asset, Bitcoin continued to grow in HQ, and the cryptocurrency appreciated 27.3 percent in the first half of the year.

Bitcoin Has to Hold above $52,000 to Avoid Further Downward Movements, says Crypto Analyst

Bitcoin Has to Hold above $52,000 to Avoid Further Downward Movements, says Crypto Analyst

Veteran crypto analyst Michael van de Poppe believes BTC has to hold above the $52k level for an upward momentum to be ignited.

Bitcoin's Value to Increase Fivefold by 2023, Institutional Investors Swap Gold for BTC

Bitcoin's Value to Increase Fivefold by 2023, Institutional Investors Swap Gold for BTC

Bitcoin’s price in 2020 has beaten stocks, gold, and many other assets in year-to-date return on investment (ROI). Even billionaire hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones has stated that he has just over 1 percent of his assets in Bitcoin.

Bitcoin Hits Two-Week High as Institutional Inflow Continues Trickling In

Bitcoin Hits Two-Week High as Institutional Inflow Continues Trickling In

Bitcoin and Ethereum bullishness are back as more big-money bets keep flowing into cryptocurrencies.

Bitcoin Miners Are Not Selling But Accumulating Their Crypto Funds

Bitcoin Miners Are Not Selling But Accumulating Their Crypto Funds

Glassnode data shows that miners are not willing to sell their Bitcoins amid a market wide exchange shortage of the cryptocurrency. The shortage comes as institutions continue buying crypto assets in droves.

Why Bitcoin’s Price Is Rising Despite Selling Pressure from Crypto Whales

Why Bitcoin’s Price Is Rising Despite Selling Pressure from Crypto Whales

Bitcoin whales have been depositing their digital asset funds into exchanges recently, potentially signifying an intent to sell, according to CryptoQuant.

3 Reasons Why Bitcoin Price Will Continue Rising

3 Reasons Why Bitcoin Price Will Continue Rising

Institutional demand, subsiding price volatility, and the Federal Reserve having no plans to taper its economic relief spending are 3 reasons why Bitcoin will continue to rise.

Pantera Capital: Crypto Market Turns Bullish Amid Regulatory Clarity

Pantera Capital: Crypto Market Turns Bullish Amid Regulatory Clarity

Pantera Capital predicts a bullish trend in the cryptocurrency market, highlighting Bitcoin's potential for DeFi expansion, technological advancements, and regulatory favorableness, following the anticipated Bitcoin halving event.

25 Publicly Traded Companies Hold a Total of 178,855 Bitcoins Worth $9.6 Billion

25 Publicly Traded Companies Hold a Total of 178,855 Bitcoins Worth $9.6 Billion

New data by digital asset firm Bloqport reveals that 25 publicly traded companies now hold a total of 178,855 Bitcoin on their balance sheets worth $9.6 billion.

Bitcoin-like Wisdom: Edward Snowden's Call for Algorithms to Replace Institutions

Bitcoin-like Wisdom: Edward Snowden's Call for Algorithms to Replace Institutions

Edward Snowden's vision of AI and Bitcoin's financial revolution share a common theme of decentralization and replacing traditional institutions, highlighting concerns about surveillance and public trust.

Appetite for Crypto Amongst Institutional Buyers in Hong Kong is Low: New Report

Appetite for Crypto Amongst Institutional Buyers in Hong Kong is Low: New Report

According to a report from the South China Morning Post (SCMP), riding on an earlier report from Bitstamp, which surveyed 253 Hong Kong institutional investors, as many as 9% said they will reduce their exposure to the nascent asset class or stop investing in it altogether.

Institutional Investors Seek Tokenization Solutions

Institutional Investors Seek Tokenization Solutions

Institutional investors are seeking solutions for easy implementation of tokenization to improve liquidity for global assets expected to reach $145.4 trillion by 2025. Polygon has been working with global players such as Hamilton Lane, which has already tokenized part of its $824 billion assets under management, and JPMorgan, which executed its first cross-border DeFi transaction on the Polygon network.

Bitwise Offers Actively Managed Strategies to Institutional Investors

Bitwise Offers Actively Managed Strategies to Institutional Investors

Crypto asset manager Bitwise designed actively managed funds to meet the needs of institutional investors, including wealth managers.

Grayscale Pairs with Coindesk Index to Launch DeFi Fund and Index

Grayscale Pairs with Coindesk Index to Launch DeFi Fund and Index

Grayscale Investments has made a move to launch a new DeFi fund and index with Coindesk Index. Grayscale said that the new DeFi fund would give investors the ability to invest in the DeFi protocol.

Bitcoin Bulls Should Gear Up, SEBA CEO Predicts $75K ATH in 2022

Bitcoin Bulls Should Gear Up, SEBA CEO Predicts $75K ATH in 2022

Guido Buehler, the Chief Executive Officer of crypto-focused Swiss-based SEBA Bank is optimistic the digital currency will grow to a new ATH of $75,000 this year.

Bitcoin Is at a Critical Point on The Adoption Curve, Says On-Chain Analyst

Bitcoin Is at a Critical Point on The Adoption Curve, Says On-Chain Analyst

Cole Garner, an on-chain analyst, has disclosed that BTC is at a critical inflection point in its adoption journey as institutional investors step in.

Fidelity to Offer Crypto Trading to Retail Customers

Fidelity to Offer Crypto Trading to Retail Customers

The potential launch would come after Fidelity enabled its corporate clients in April to add the world's largest cryptocurrency to their managed 401(k) retirement plans.

HSBC to Initiate Institutional Digital Assets Custody Service in 2024

HSBC to Initiate Institutional Digital Assets Custody Service in 2024

HSBC plans to launch a digital assets custody service for institutional clients in 2024, partnering with Metaco to expand its digital offerings to include tokenised securities.

Exclusive: Fidelity Digital Assets Explains the Core Concerns Traditional Institutions Still Have Towards Cryptocurrencies

Exclusive: Fidelity Digital Assets Explains the Core Concerns Traditional Institutions Still Have Towards Cryptocurrencies

Blockchain.News spoke with Christine Sandler, the Head of Sales and Marketing at Fidelity Digital Assets to understand more about the concerns institutional investors may have and the barriers to entry to the cryptocurrency market.

Bitcoin Will Likely Never Trade Below $20,000 Again, Says Economist

Bitcoin Will Likely Never Trade Below $20,000 Again, Says Economist

Bitcoin will likely never trade under 20K again as market corrections diminish sharply based on increased institutional adoption, according to lead economist Alex Kruger.

Binance Launches Premier Platform for VIP Users and Institutional Investors

Binance Launches Premier Platform for VIP Users and Institutional Investors

Binance has launched a new trading platform solution for VIP and Institutional clients to allow them to easily execute digital assets trades and capture market opportunities more effectively.

Investcorp Rolls out First Institutional Blockchain Fund in the Gulf

Investcorp Rolls out First Institutional Blockchain Fund in the Gulf

Investcorp, a global manager of alternative investment products, has launched the first institutional blockchain fund in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), aiming at propelling a blockchain-powered digital evolution.

Bitcoin Transaction Volumes Continue to Reflect Trickling in of Big Money

Bitcoin Transaction Volumes Continue to Reflect Trickling in of Big Money

Institutional-sized investments continue trickling in the Bitcoin (BTC) network, which is bullish.

Institutional Investors Turning Bullish on Crypto: Survey Suggests

Institutional Investors Turning Bullish on Crypto: Survey Suggests

A new survey has highlighted the increasing bullish stance of institutional investors in the ecosystem.

Nomura's Laser Digital Launches Ethereum Adoption Fund for Institutional Investors

Nomura's Laser Digital Launches Ethereum Adoption Fund for Institutional Investors

Nomura's Laser Digital has launched an Ethereum Adoption Fund, focusing on institutional investors, with a strategy involving staking and regulated custody, aiming to increase institutional engagement in Ethereum investments.

Nasdaq to Launch Digital Asset Custody Services

Nasdaq to Launch Digital Asset Custody Services

Nasdaq is preparing to launch its custody services for digital assets by the end of Q2 2022, starting with Bitcoin and Ether. The exchange has applied for a limited-purpose trust company charter from the New York Department of Financial Services to oversee the new business and aims to eventually build a broad suite of services for its digital assets division. Its entry into the crypto market could potentially boost institutional investor confidence and pave the way for more traditional financial institutions to offer similar services.

Square Invests another $170 Million in Bitcoin as Wave of Institutional Support Floods Crypto

Square Invests another $170 Million in Bitcoin as Wave of Institutional Support Floods Crypto

Square has optimized on the temporary Bitcoin dip and scooped up more of the digital asset, buying approximately 3,318 Bitcoins when the cryptocurrency’s price was trading around $50,000.

Bitcoin Sees Massive Pullback as Addresses With More Than 1K Coins Reach One-Month Low

Bitcoin Sees Massive Pullback as Addresses With More Than 1K Coins Reach One-Month Low

Bitcoin is seeing a price correction as the number of BTC whales is reducing, but the market has nothing to fear as institutional investors are still holding down the fort.

Institutional Crypto Exposure Hits 51%, Goldman Sachs Study Shows

Institutional Crypto Exposure Hits 51%, Goldman Sachs Study Shows

Out of 172 institutional clients surveyed, leading global investment bank Goldman Sachs found out that 51% of them had crypto exposure.

Grayscale Investors Buying Bitcoin at Remarkable Rate Despite Goldman Sachs’ Skepticism

Grayscale Investors Buying Bitcoin at Remarkable Rate Despite Goldman Sachs’ Skepticism

New data indicates that institutional clients are increasingly buying Bitcoin via Grayscale Bitcoin Trust despite warning from Goldman Sachs.

Bitcoin’s Bull Market Is Just Warming Up as Indicated by Large Outflows and Institutional Interest

Bitcoin’s Bull Market Is Just Warming Up as Indicated by Large Outflows and Institutional Interest

Veteran on-chain analyst Willy Woo believes that BTC is getting ready for the next bull run as more users are trickling in.

Bitcoin Revisits $50K Amid More Than 1 Million BTC Addresses Transacting

Bitcoin Revisits $50K Amid More Than 1 Million BTC Addresses Transacting

This price surge in the Bitcoin network also saw an uptick in addresses transacting, given that they hit a two-month high.

Coinbase International Exchange Launches Non-US Spot Markets

Coinbase International Exchange Launches Non-US Spot Markets

Coinbase launches non-US spot markets for institutional clients, addressing regulatory concerns and expanding globally.

MicroStrategy Plans to Raise $400M Of Debt to Add More Bitcoins on Its Balance Sheet

MicroStrategy Plans to Raise $400M Of Debt to Add More Bitcoins on Its Balance Sheet

MicroStrategy Inc. plans to borrow $400 million through senior secured notes from qualified institutional buyers. The company plans to use the proceeds made from the sales to purchase more Bitcoins.

Bitcoin is Making its Way to $12K and Beyond as BTC Supply Expects Massive Shortage

Bitcoin is Making its Way to $12K and Beyond as BTC Supply Expects Massive Shortage

In recent months, MicroStrategy, Square, Stone Ridge Asset Management have all invested in Bitcoin. Will Bitcoin see a massive supply shortage?

SEBA Bank Floats Ethereum Staking Service for Institutional Investors

SEBA Bank Floats Ethereum Staking Service for Institutional Investors

Swiss-based digital bank SEBA has announced the launch of its Ethereum staking service, tailored to fit the needs of institutional investors.

OKX and CoinRoutes Expand Partnership: Institutional Crypto Trading Services Enhanced

OKX and CoinRoutes Expand Partnership: Institutional Crypto Trading Services Enhanced

OKX & CoinRoutes deepen collaboration, offering advanced API-enabled trading services to institutional users, emphasizing digital asset solutions.

Fidelity Launches a New Commission-Free Crypto Trading Product

Fidelity Launches a New Commission-Free Crypto Trading Product

Fidelity Investments has launched trading support for Bitcoin and Ethereum at zero commission

Kraken Unveils "Kraken Institutional" to Enhance Crypto Services

Kraken Unveils "Kraken Institutional" to Enhance Crypto Services

Kraken launches Kraken Institutional, consolidating several core services to provide a comprehensive crypto solution tailored for institutions and high net-worth individuals.

Stockbroker Pello Capital Starts Accepting Fees Payment in Crypto

Stockbroker Pello Capital Starts Accepting Fees Payment in Crypto

Pello’s institutional customers can now pay for their management fees using cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Ether, USDT or Litecoin.

Bitcoin's Bull Run Above $50K Has Led to Profits for 99% of BTC Addresses

Bitcoin's Bull Run Above $50K Has Led to Profits for 99% of BTC Addresses

As Bitcoin soars to a new ATH price above $52,000, more addresses, namely 99% of them, has benefitted.

Big Investors Are Fueling Bitcoin’s Record-Breaking Rally, According to PWC

Big Investors Are Fueling Bitcoin’s Record-Breaking Rally, According to PWC

Big four accounting firm PWC has acknowledged that big investors are driving the Bitcoin (BTC) price based on their overwhelming appetite for the leading cryptocurrency.

Revenue from MicroStrategy’s $600M Private Offering Will Be Used to Buy Even More Bitcoin

Revenue from MicroStrategy’s $600M Private Offering Will Be Used to Buy Even More Bitcoin

MicroStrategy will host a $600M private offering and the revenue will be used to buy more Bitcoin.

MicroStrategy Scoops Up another $1 Billion Worth of Bitcoin

MicroStrategy Scoops Up another $1 Billion Worth of Bitcoin

MicroStrategy has announced that it has just invested another $1 billion in Bitcoin, purchasing the digital asset as it was trading around $52,765.

6 Corporate Giants Hold Bitcoin Worth More Than $11.4 Billion

6 Corporate Giants Hold Bitcoin Worth More Than $11.4 Billion

Blockchain insights provider BlockData has acknowledged that six corporate giants have taken the Bitcoin holding culture a notch higher as they have BTC worth more than $11.4 billion in their custody.

Bitcoin's Road to $1.5 Million: Cathie Wood's Bold 2030 Prediction

Bitcoin's Road to $1.5 Million: Cathie Wood's Bold 2030 Prediction

Ark Invest CEO Cathie Wood predicts Bitcoin to reach $600,000 by 2030, with potential for $1.5 million in a bull market scenario.

BlackRock Gets Exposure to Bitcoin Through MicroStrategy, Both Firms U-Turn on Shaming Crypto

BlackRock Gets Exposure to Bitcoin Through MicroStrategy, Both Firms U-Turn on Shaming Crypto

Investment giant BlackRock, the biggest stakeholder of MicroStrategy — has now indirect exposure to Bitcoin as the world’s largest intelligence company has recently purchased 21,454 Bitcoins.

Goldman Sachs to Reopen Bitcoin Futures Trading after Three-Year Pause

Goldman Sachs to Reopen Bitcoin Futures Trading after Three-Year Pause

Goldman Sachs plans to relaunch its Bitcoin futures trading after pressing pause on it in 2018 due to the crypto price fall experienced that year.

Ethereum Recording Massive Retail Storm As Number of Ethereum Addresses Hit Another ATH

Ethereum Recording Massive Retail Storm As Number of Ethereum Addresses Hit Another ATH

The total number of Ethereum addresses holding at least 0.1 ETH surges to a new high, a day after setting the milestone.

Bitcoin Soars To New ATH, With the News That Morgan Stanley Set to Bet Big on BTC

Bitcoin Soars To New ATH, With the News That Morgan Stanley Set to Bet Big on BTC

Bitcoin just soared to a new ATH on the news that a Morgan Stanley unit, Counterpoint Global is considering a Bitcoin bet

Fidelity Institution's President Advocates Room for Consumers to Acquire More Crypto

Fidelity Institution's President Advocates Room for Consumers to Acquire More Crypto

Fidelity Institutional boss, Michael Durbin is advocating more crypto allocations for consumers

Bitcoin and Ethereum Crypto Prices Exploding Because Gold is Lame says Vitalik Buterin

Bitcoin and Ethereum Crypto Prices Exploding Because Gold is Lame says Vitalik Buterin

Over the weekend the Bitcoin price exploded to almost $35,000 and ETH soared to over $1000. Why? Because “gold is lame” according to Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin.

US Institutional Bitcoin Demand Has Dried Up, says On-Chain Analyst

US Institutional Bitcoin Demand Has Dried Up, says On-Chain Analyst

On-chain analyst William Clemente III noted that Bitcoin demand by US institutional investors had slowed down.

Bakkt And Galaxy Digital Announce New Bitcoin Service Aimed at Institutional Investors

Bakkt And Galaxy Digital Announce New Bitcoin Service Aimed at Institutional Investors

Regulated bitcoin futures provider Bakkt and Galaxy Digital’s trading arm seek to cater to the rising institutional demand for Bitcoin. The two firms have just developed a new service targeting institutional investors looking to purchase and store Bitcoin.

Institutional Bitcoin Buying Could Push Price to $45K, What Happens When They Start Taking Profits?

Institutional Bitcoin Buying Could Push Price to $45K, What Happens When They Start Taking Profits?

Bitcoin surged over 300% in 2020 on a wave of institutional buy in—but what happens when institutions decide to sell in 2021?

Bitcoin Price Surge Fueled by a Wave of Institutional Money but BTC Whales Flash Warning Signs

Bitcoin Price Surge Fueled by a Wave of Institutional Money but BTC Whales Flash Warning Signs

As Bitcoin has witnessed yet another record high, its rally is most likely fueled by the institutional adoption in the recent months and days.

Bitcoin Still has One Key Barrier to Institutional Adoption Even After MicroStrategy's Move, says Raoul Pal

Bitcoin Still has One Key Barrier to Institutional Adoption Even After MicroStrategy's Move, says Raoul Pal

2020 has been a year of institutional adoption for Bitcoin, as many entities have rushed near the second half of the year to invest in Bitcoin.

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