Institutional

US Bank Launches Cryptocurrency Custody Services Amid Strong Demand From Institutional Clients

US Bank has launched its cryptocurrency custody services. “Investor interest in cryptocurrency and demand from our fund services clients have grown strongly over the last few years,” the bank said. US Bank’s Crypto Custody Services Now Live U.S. Bank announced Tuesday that its cryptocurrency custody services are now live and available to its Global Fund Services clients. U.S. Bancorp, with nearly 70,000 employees and $559 billion in assets as of June 30, is the parent company of U.S. Bank, the fifth-largest bank in the country. The Minneapolis-based company serves millions

This On-Chain “Retest” Screams Of Mid-Cycle Bitcoin Correction, More Highs Ahead

On-chain data may show a retest of a Bitcoin indicator that has happened after mid-cycle corrections in the past. If it’s indeed one, more highs could be ahead. Bitcoin Net Unrealized Profit/Loss Retests A Lower Level As per the latest weekly report from Glassnode, the net unrealized profit/loss indicator has just retested the 0.50 level. The net unrealized profit/loss (NUPL) is a Bitcoin metric that’s based on the difference between the total unrealized gains and the total unrealized losses on the network. With its help, it can become possible to

$50K Fakeout? Bitcoin Trading Volume Isn’t Picking Up With Price Action

October has brought in a new surge in the bullish sentiment, in a couple of days, Bitcoin has returned to the $50,000. This signals the beginning of a new up-only season but could spell caution for the most experienced operators. Related Reading | Bitcoin Hash Rate Might Make New ATH Soon, What Does It Mean For The Price? At the time of writing, Bitcoin trades at $49,968 with a 4.4% profit in the daily chart. The first cryptocurrency by market cap was rejected north of the $50,000 and could trend lower

Diminishing returns: Is Bitcoin underperforming compared to altcoins?

The first half of 2021 in the crypto markets brought many comparisons to 2017. Bitcoin (BTC) was on a tear to its all-time high, the new frontier of decentralized finance emerged, and nonfungible tokens were gaining myriad celebrity endorsements. But after the initial months of euphoria and a subsequent sell-off, BTC’s performance has been far more lackluster. The recent market sell-off resulting from the Evergrande crisis has compounded fears. However, it can’t be ignored that many altcoins, particularly platform tokens, have undergone impressive runs and, in some cases, even bucked broader

Crypto platform CoinSpot has hit 2 million users as Australians chase Dogecoin profit

Crypto platform CoinSpot has managed to double its user base in a little over six months, as surging prices lure millions of Australians into the crypto market.Booming interest in digital assets is palpable, with website activity increasing seven-fold this year, according to CoinSpot.“In 2021, we’ve certainly seen a dynamic shift when it comes to Australia’s crypto appetite,” founder Russell Wilson said.In a broader sense, it also demonstrates a maturing of the market, which has been increasingly recognised by institutional and SMSF investors in recent months.It has equally welcomed the entry

Bitcoin Regains $50,000 Price Level for the First Time in 13 Weeks

Bitcoin bulls are back with a significant price rally. BTC’s retail and institutional demand are on the rise again as the world’s largest cryptocurrency crossed the price level of $50,000 for the first time since May 2021.The latest data published by Coinmarketcap shows that the total market cap of Bitcoin now stands at around $950 billion, compared to $550 billion in May 2021. BTC’s current crypto market dominance stands at around 43.8%.Apart from Bitcoin, several other cryptocurrency assets also saw substantial gains in the last 24 hours. The most prominent

Bitcoin Tops $50,000 for First Time Since May

Bitcoin returned to the $50,000 mark on Sunday evening, a major price milestone as the crypto market continues to break out from its spring crash and subsequent summer slump.The world’s largest cryptocurrency by market cap just surpassed $50,000. At the time of writing, it's up 2.6% in the last 24 hours, 5.6% in the last week, and 55% in the past month, according to CoinGecko. The last time Bitcoin saw $50,000 was in mid-May, just after Tesla CEO Elon Musk said his company would no longer accept Bitcoin as payment

‘Wolf of All Streets’ Trader Expects Bitcoin to Surpass $100K Within 6 to 12 Months

Crypto trader and investor Scott Melker, also known as “The Wolf of All Streets,” expects the price of bitcoin to hit new all-time highs by the end of the year. “I would not be surprised at all to see bitcoin trading in six figures within the next six to 12 months, or ethereum even pushing towards $10,000 in that time,” he said. The trader also sees the Senate’s $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill as the biggest advertisement in history for bitcoin. ‘Wolf of All Streets’ Trader Sees Many Upsides to Bitcoin

Episode #339: George Davis, Hotchkis & Wiley, “We’re In Unchartered Territory Right Now”

Episode #339: George Davis, Hotchkis & Wiley, “We’re In Unchartered Territory Right Now” Guest: George Davis serves as CEO and is responsible for setting the firm’s strategic direction. Mr. Davis also serves as a portfolio manager on the Large Cap Fundamental Value and Large Cap Diversified Value portfolios. Date Recorded: 7/21/2021     |     Run-Time: 49:27 Summary: In today’s episode, we’re talking long term value investing. We start with George’s investment philosophy and then walk through how he views the market today, seeing value in both financials and energy stocks. We talk

Singapore’s Kris Infotech acquires majority stake in AGS Tek Partners,…

Kris Infotech acquires majority stake in AGS Tek Partners We are thrilled to add AGS Tek Partners into our fold. Their expertise and experience in delivering IT resourcing and training services in the US over many years is immensely valuable and will serve as a launchpad for our own growth plans. SINGAPORE (PRWEB) July 26, 2021 Leading Singapore-headquartered IT consulting and advisory services company Kris Infotech has acquired a 60% stake in the Colorado-based IT consultancy and Staffing company AGS Tek Partners. The acquisition follows Kris Infotech’s strategic roadmap for