Coinbase frenzy, DOGE dazzles, Bitcoin breaks records, Jim Cramer sells: Hodler’s Digest, April 11–17

Coming every Saturday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories This Week Coinbase gets off to a rocky start as it lists… Continue reading Coinbase frenzy, DOGE dazzles, Bitcoin breaks records, Jim Cramer sells: Hodler’s Digest, April 11–17

What the forks? Bitcoin Cash and Ethereum Classic see triple-digit rallies

It’s undeniable that Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) are currently the two most dominant cryptocurrencies and as a result they receive the most of the attention from the mainstream media, institutional investors, and retail investors, but this doesn’t mean that the sector leaders are not occasionally challenged by competitor networks. Two forked projects that once… Continue reading What the forks? Bitcoin Cash and Ethereum Classic see triple-digit rallies

Zcash (ZEC), Horizen (ZEN) and Hedget (HGET) soar as altcoins lift off

Three of Cathie Wood’s ARK exchange-traded funds bought nearly $246 million worth of Coinbase Global Inc. (COIN) shares on its listing day. Another fund, Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF (BLOK) also purchased COIN stock. These purchases show that ETFs are eager to buy into the crypto growth story. Crypto market data daily view. Source: Coin360… Continue reading Zcash (ZEC), Horizen (ZEN) and Hedget (HGET) soar as altcoins lift off

Ethereum’s Upside Appears Limitless as ETH Breaches $2,400 For the First Time Ever

Ethereum, the second-largest cryptocurrency, has breached the $2,400 mark and is currently hovering around $2,464 at the time of writing, according to CoinMarketCap.  Ethereum’s presence in the crypto space is continuously being felt based on its notable milestones. Santiment has delved deeper into Ethereum’s uptrend and noted that its rally to $3k and beyond looks… Continue reading Ethereum’s Upside Appears Limitless as ETH Breaches $2,400 For the First Time Ever

Bitcoin price drops to near $61K shortly after COIN lists on Nasdaq

Following months of build-up and speculation, Coinbase (COIN) listed on the Nasdaq and in true cryptocurrency fashion, opening day trading was a volatile affair that may have had a widespread effect on the cryptocurrency market. COIN’s reference price was initially $250 but the stock opened at $381 and rapidly rose to a high of around… Continue reading Bitcoin price drops to near $61K shortly after COIN lists on Nasdaq

DeFi mutual fund Sheesha Finance raises $9.4M

Sheesha Finance, a decentralized finance mutual fund based in the United Arab Emirates, has raised $9.44 million over a two-week token sale — underscoring heightened investor demand for DeFi applications.  The token sale, known as a liquidity generation event, or LGE, excluded private sales and early contribution bonuses, which allowed micro-investments of as little as… Continue reading DeFi mutual fund Sheesha Finance raises $9.4M

Blockchain and Booze: The future of DeFi on Ethereum is now

On the latest episode of Blockchain and Booze, Draper Gorem Holm’s Adam Levy sat down with three leaders in the blockchain industry to talk about Layer-2 solutions on the Ethereum network. He was joined by Stani Kulechov of AAVE, Jack O’Holleran of SKALE, and Antonio Juliano of dYdX. What began as a discussion on high… Continue reading Blockchain and Booze: The future of DeFi on Ethereum is now

Top 5 cryptocurrencies to watch this week: BTC, XLM, MIOTA, XMR, XTZ

Bitcoin’s (BTC) hesitation near the all-time high suggests that the bulls and the bears are waiting for a trigger to start the next trending move. The bulls are searching for a positive catalyst to thrust the price above the overhead resistance. On the contrary, the bears may be standing by in anticipation of any signs… Continue reading Top 5 cryptocurrencies to watch this week: BTC, XLM, MIOTA, XMR, XTZ

Why this OlympusDAO’s product could be amongst DeFi most lucrative

Taking the market by storm, OlympusDAO’s native OHM is up 95.8% this week alone and 31.1% in the past two weeks. At the time of writing, OHM is trading at $812,76 with 7.3% profits in the 24-hour chart. With a market cap of just $68 million, OlympusDAO might have gone unnoticed by many investors. However,… Continue reading Why this OlympusDAO’s product could be amongst DeFi most lucrative

How NFTs, DeFi and Web 3.0 are intertwined

While blockchain itself provides the technology constructs to facilitate exchange, ownership and trust in the network, it is in the digitization of value elements where asset tokenization is essential. Tokenization is the process of converting the assets and rights to a property into a digital representation, or token, on a blockchain network.  Distinguishing between cryptocurrency… Continue reading How NFTs, DeFi and Web 3.0 are intertwined