Data Analysis

The latest digital currency and blockchain data analysis features on CoinDesk.

Botnets Are Being Repurposed for Crypto Mining Malware: Kaspersky

| Aditi Hudli

A security bulletin released by Kaspersky Labs states that botnets are increasingly being used to distribute illicit crypto mining software.

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Beyond Price: Why We Need a Better Way to Value Crypto Assets

| Michael J Casey

Institutional investors must set aside dollar-centric valuation models and recognize that value is a different concept in the crypto world.

CoinDesk Launches the Crypto-Economics Explorer, A New Way to Visualize Crypto

| Nolan Bauerle

CoinDesk is pleased to announce the launch of our new data product, the Crypto-Economics Explorer.

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What Bitcoin Traders Should Know: Fundamental Analysis

| Charles Bovaird

While there are many different methods for evaluating the price of bitcoin, fundamental analysis may be the most valuable.

Q1’s Top Performing Cryptocurrencies Saw Big Gains

| Garrett Keirns

The first quarter of 2017 saw dramatic price gains for the top cryptocurrencies, as the total market added nearly $7bn in value.

boats, follow

Follow the Leader: Analyzing Cryptocurrency Price Correlations

| Charles Bovaird

Is there a correlation between the price movements of bitcoin and other digital currencies? CoinDesk dives into these relationships.

Using Google Trends to Estimate Bitcoin’s User Growth

| Willy Woo

Trader Willy Woo takes a look at how common search tools like Google Trends can yield insight into long-term bitcoin trading strategies.

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Blockchain Adoption Optimism Suffers Setback at DTCC Fintech Event

| Michael del Castillo

The anticipated timeline for blockchain adoption has increased since last year for attendees of the annual DTCC fintech gathering.

CoinDesk Research: Speculation Driving Boom in Blockchain ‘ICOs’

| Alex Sunnarborg

CoinDesk Research highlights the key findings from its first ‘Spotlight Study’ of 2017: an in-depth look at the blockchain token sales or ICOs.

Are Bitcoin Traders Planning for an ETF Approval?

| Charles Bovaird

Are traders pricing in the SEC's upcoming decision on the Winklevoss bitcoin ETF? We asked experts from across the industry.