Helene Braun

Helene Braun

Helene is a New York-based news reporter at CoinDesk, covering news about Wall Street, the rise of the spot bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and updates on crypto exchanges. She is also the co-host of CoinDesk's Markets Daily show on Spotify and Youtube. Helene is a recent graduate of New York University's business and economic reporting program and has appeared on CBS News, YahooFinance and Nasdaq TradeTalks. She holds BTC and ETH.

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Bitcoin Halving Is Not a Bullish Event, Says 10x Research Analyst
Markus Thielen, co-founder of 10x Research, said that previous post-halving bull run cycles weren’t a result of the halving, but of the macro environment.
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Investors in mainland China won’t likely be eligible to buy into the newly approved Hong Kong-listed spot bitcoin ETFs. (Ruslan Bardash / Unsplash)
Hong Kong Bitcoin ETFs Likely Not Available for Mainland Chinese Investors: Bloomberg
Analyst expectations of as much as $25 billion in fresh demand may have to be tempered.
Investors in mainland China won’t likely be eligible to buy into the newly approved Hong Kong-listed spot bitcoin ETFs. (Ruslan Bardash / Unsplash)
Inflows into the spot bitcoin ETFs have recently been unable to keep up with the still speedy pace of exits from Grayscale's Bitcoin Trust. (Jim Wilson/Unsplash)
Spot Bitcoin ETF Hype Dies Down, Normalcy Sets In
It's hardly unusual for ETFs of any ilk to go through periods of seeing no fresh money on a net basis, explained an analyst.
Inflows into the spot bitcoin ETFs have recently been unable to keep up with the still speedy pace of exits from Grayscale's Bitcoin Trust. (Jim Wilson/Unsplash)
Investment pros gathered here in Miami, and many trashed bitcoin. (Helene Braun/CoinDesk)
There Are Many Bitcoin Critics Left in Finance, Despite BlackRock's Newfound Love
At a recent gathering of investors in Miami, skepticism remained high even after finance titan BlackRock's shift toward touting the original cryptocurrency.
Investment pros gathered here in Miami, and many trashed bitcoin. (Helene Braun/CoinDesk)
Markets Daily Wide
CoinDesk Markets Week in Review
CoinDesk Indices presents notable data insights from the week, followed by additional analysis from an industry expert.
Markets Daily Wide
Markets Daily Wide
Crypto Update | Bitcoin's Correlation with Risk Assets
The latest price moves and insights with Helene Braun and Philippe Bekhazi, CEO and Founder of XBTO.
Markets Daily Wide
Markets Daily Wide
Crypto Update | Bitcoin's Rally and its Relationship With Inflation
The latest price moves and insights with Helene Braun and Marc Chandler, Chief Market Strategist at Bannockburn Global Forex.
Markets Daily Wide
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Did Strong Bitcoin ETF Demand Kill Halving's Potential Bullish Rally?
The much stronger-than-expected inflows into the spot bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have already caused concerns about a supply shock in the bitcoin market, potentially...
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BlackRock's corporate office in New York, New York. (Jim.henderson/Wikimedia Commons)
BlackRock Adds Goldman Sachs, Citigroup, UBS as APs for Bitcoin ETF
Authorized participants in ETFs are responsible for the creation and redemption process of the fund through which they create liquidity.
BlackRock's corporate office in New York, New York. (Jim.henderson/Wikimedia Commons)
Markets Daily Wide
Markets Daily: CoinDesk Markets Week in Review
CoinDesk Indices presents notable data insights from the week, followed by additional analysis from an industry expert.
Markets Daily Wide