Lawrence Lewitinn

Lawrence Lewitinn

Lawrence Lewitinn serves as the Director of Content for The Tie, a crypto data company, and co-hosts CoinDesk's flagship "First Mover" program. Previously, he held the position of Managing Editor for Markets at CoinDesk. He is a seasoned financial journalist having worked at CNBC, TheStreet, Yahoo Finance, the Observer, and crypto publication Modern Consensus. Lewitinn's career also includes time on Wall Street as a trader of fixed income, currencies, and commodities at Millennium Management and MQS Capital. Lewitinn graduated from New York University and holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and a Master of International Affairs from Columbia's School of International and Public Affairs. He is also a CFA Charterholder. He holds investments in bitcoin.

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Bitcoin Trades Higher, Visa Support for USD Coin, FTX in Miami, Asia’s Crypto Landscape
Bitcoin Trades Higher, Visa Support for USD Coin, FTX in Miami, Asia’s Crypto Landscape
“First Mover” dives into the significance of Visa’s decision to support USD Coin (USDC), impact on stablecoins, bitcoin’s price and the crypto market at large. Also, a crypto...
Bitcoin Trades Higher, Visa Support for USD Coin, FTX in Miami, Asia’s Crypto Landscape
$6B Options Expiry, Markets Analysis, Ethereum 2.0 Staking, NFT for Charity
$6B Options Expiry, Markets Analysis, Ethereum 2.0 Staking, NFT for Charity
Investors eager to see if a record $6B bitcoin options expiry sends BTC in a new direction. Does April look bullish? Shaun Fernando, of derivatives exchange Deribit, joins “Fi...
$6B Options Expiry, Markets Analysis, Ethereum 2.0 Staking, NFT for Charity
BTC Drops as $6B in Options Set to Expire, Market Analysis, Crypto Taxes Explained
BTC Drops as $6B in Options Set to Expire, Market Analysis, Crypto Taxes Explained
Covering today’s top news in crypto markets: A record $6B of bitcoin options contracts set to expire tomorrow and how that’s affecting BTC’s price. Edward Woodford of Zero Has...
BTC Drops as $6B in Options Set to Expire, Market Analysis, Crypto Taxes Explained
Musk: Buy Tesla With Bitcoin; Powell-Yellen Hearings Continue; Is Kraken Going Public?
Musk: Buy Tesla With Bitcoin; Powell-Yellen Hearings Continue; Is Kraken Going Public?
Elon Musk announces acceptance of BTC for Teslas. Fed Chairman Jerome Powell and Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen prepare for a second day of congressional hearings. Leaders of...
Musk: Buy Tesla With Bitcoin; Powell-Yellen Hearings Continue; Is Kraken Going Public?
Markets Await First Joint Powell-Yellen Appearance in Congress; Grayscale’s Sonnenshein on Crypto Trusts, Institutional Interest, Global Markets
Markets Await First Joint Powell-Yellen Appearance in Congress; Grayscale’s Sonnenshein on Crypto Trusts, Institutional Interest, Global Markets
Over 80% of institutional inflows to bitcoin have come via Grayscale’s bitcoin trust (GBTC). Grayscale Investments CEO Michael Sonnenshein on new competition, challenges and t...
Markets Await First Joint Powell-Yellen Appearance in Congress; Grayscale’s Sonnenshein on Crypto Trusts, Institutional Interest, Global Markets
Peter Brandt’s Case for $180K-$200K Bitcoin Price, Crypto Trust Funds, Anti-Money Laundering
Peter Brandt’s Case for $180K-$200K Bitcoin Price, Crypto Trust Funds, Anti-Money Laundering
Popular chartist Peter Brandt reviews new bitcoin charts to show how high BTC may go and why the current bull cycle since the COVID-19 low last March is extraordinary yet orde...
Peter Brandt’s Case for $180K-$200K Bitcoin Price, Crypto Trust Funds, Anti-Money Laundering
Will Bitcoin be the Currency of the World? Scaramucci: ‘It’s Quite Possible.’ Plus, Powell on CBDCs and Crowdfunding With Crypto
Will Bitcoin be the Currency of the World? Scaramucci: ‘It’s Quite Possible.’ Plus, Powell on CBDCs and Crowdfunding With Crypto
Former Wall Street maven turned bitcoin bull Anthony Scaramucci discusses bitcoin, its future price and potential as a global currency, and whether ETFs pose a threat to his c...
Will Bitcoin be the Currency of the World? Scaramucci: ‘It’s Quite Possible.’ Plus, Powell on CBDCs and Crowdfunding With Crypto
The Countdown to a US Bitcoin ETF Decision Begins; SEC’s Hester Peirce Joins ‘First Mover’
The Countdown to a US Bitcoin ETF Decision Begins; SEC’s Hester Peirce Joins ‘First Mover’
SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce reacts to the latest crypto headlines involving bitcoin exchange-traded fund applications, institutional investments and NFTs. Nexo’s Antoni Tre...
The Countdown to a US Bitcoin ETF Decision Begins; SEC’s Hester Peirce Joins ‘First Mover’
The US Bitcoin ETF Race Heats Up; Markets Await Fed Chair Powell’s Press Conference
The US Bitcoin ETF Race Heats Up; Markets Await Fed Chair Powell’s Press Conference
More companies are filing for bitcoin ETFs and more types of bitcoin ETFs; we get the latest from Valkyrie’s Steven McClurg. Also, a market check with analyst Michele Schneide...
The US Bitcoin ETF Race Heats Up; Markets Await Fed Chair Powell’s Press Conference
NFTs Gone Wild With Gary Vaynerchuk, MetaKovan and Crypto.com
NFTs Gone Wild With Gary Vaynerchuk, MetaKovan and Crypto.com
What do internet personality Gary Vaynerchuck, Crypto.com and MetaKovan, the pseudonymous buyer of Beeple’s $69M NFT, have in common? They join “First Mover” to discuss their...
NFTs Gone Wild With Gary Vaynerchuk, MetaKovan and Crypto.com