Research Hub

Insight from the crypto sector’s top research teams and analysts to help make sense of this rapidly evolving industry.

Over 100+ slides, CoinDesk Research covers the main developments over Q1 2021 in Bitcoin, Ethereum, DeFi, stablecoins and – of course – NFTs. Download the report to see how retail investors are picking up market momentum, how Ethereum activity is not being driven by NFTs as much as you might think, how stablecoins have responded […]

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What are the different value propositions of bitcoin and ether? How do they behave in the market, and how does their infrastructure differ? What do on-chain metrics tell us about their differences? This report from CoinDesk research dives into these questions and more.

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Arcane Research takes a deep dive into the crypto lending industry, focusing on bitcoin’s emerging role as an ideal collateral asset, given its liquidity, lack of counterparty and credit risk, ease of transfer, full finality and more.

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The latest report from Grayscale Investments dives into the valuation of Ethereum, exploring the theses and metrics behind three narratives: Ether as money, Ether as a consumable commodity and Ether as an interest-bearing asset.

Reports

Over 100+ slides, CoinDesk Research covers the main developments over Q1 2021 in Bitcoin, Ethereum, DeFi, stablecoins and – of course – NFTs. Download the report to see how retail investors are picking up market momentum, how Ethereum activity is not being driven by NFTs as much as you might think, how stablecoins have responded […]

The March Digital Asset Management Review for March focus on key developments across crypto investment products, and tracks adoption of these products by analysing assets under management, trading volumes and price performance.

DappRadar’s latest report looks at the growth of decentralized applications (dapps) in February, looking at, among other things, Ethereum vs. upcoming rivals, NFT sales and the line between DeFi and high-risk dapps.

Webinars

“There’s no reward without risk.” This is a familiar saying in the world of investing that is used to explain why certain financial assets with a high market volatility often result in higher returns for its holders. When looking at the emerging asset class of cryptocurrencies, the high returns of the two largest coins by […]

CoinDesk Research presents a comprehensive analysis of bitcoin and ether from an investment perspective. In this 30 minute webinar, Noelle Acheson and Christine Kim will give an overview of the investment case for the two largest crypto assets by market capitalization. They will also explain differences in the long-term value proposition of these two crypto […]

We find ourselves in the midst of a new crypto bull market. Unlike the last big bull cycle, this rally isn’t being driven by frantic retail speculators or breathless ICO visions. Instead, it is being shaped by the deliberate, considered move into the space on the part of institutional investors, corporations, and financial institutions for […]