Lawrence

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Lawrence Lewitinn

Lawrence Lewitinn joined CoinDesk as Managing Editor for Markets in December 2019. Lawrence is a seasoned financial journalist and a former Wall Street trader. Over the course of his career, he's worked at CNBC, TheStreet, Yahoo, the Observer and crypto publication Modern Consensus. Lewitinn holds positions of $200 or less in over 120 cryptocurrencies.

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What Netflix’s QuadrigaCX Documentary Gets Right – and Wrong – About One of Crypto’s Worst Scandals

Is “Trust No One: The Hunt for the Crypto King” worth watching? Two CoinDesk staffers watched the film and came away with different conclusions.

Is “Trust No One: The Hunt for the Crypto King” worth watching? Two CoinDesk staffers watched the film and came away with different conclusions.

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‘Correctly’ Was Wrong: Circle’s Accountant Tweaks Fine Print of USDC Attestation

Grant Thornton has switched from calling the $52.3 billion stablecoin’s reserve accounts “correctly stated” to the more equivocal “fairly stated.” Here’s why that matters.

Grant Thornton has switched from calling the $52.3 billion stablecoin’s reserve accounts “correctly stated” to the more equivocal “fairly stated.” Here’s why that matters.

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You’re Not Imagining It, Markets Really Are Thinner Now

It doesn’t take as much to move prices as it once did.

It doesn’t take as much to move prices as it once did.

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'Like Genghis Khan, but With More Pizzazz': What We Know About the Accused Bitfinex Money Launderers

Meet the alleged launderers behind the DOJ's largest-ever crypto recovery.

Meet the alleged launderers behind the DOJ's largest-ever crypto recovery.

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Tether Responds to CoinDesk’s Intervention in Legal Proceedings

The stablecoin issuer maintains its reserves are "closely guarded" and give it a competitive advantage.

The stablecoin issuer maintains its reserves are "closely guarded" and give it a competitive advantage.

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Alts Have Been Underperforming Expectations ... For Now

Many cryptocurrencies underperformed bitcoin but some investors aren’t disheartened.

Many cryptocurrencies underperformed bitcoin but some investors aren’t disheartened.

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No, Tech Stocks Aren’t Driving Crypto Prices

The relationship between bitcoin and the Nasdaq is there, but it isn’t as strong as some suggest.

The relationship between bitcoin and the Nasdaq is there, but it isn’t as strong as some suggest.

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Derivatives Data Shows Softening Crypto Enthusiasm

The wind seems to be out of crypto’s sails for now.

The wind seems to be out of crypto’s sails for now.

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LIVE BLOG: Fed Chair Jerome Powell Appears Before the Senate Banking Committee

CoinDesk follows Powell’s confirmation hearing live.

CoinDesk follows Powell’s confirmation hearing live.

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