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CoinDesk Research’s Insight into Crypto Investment is the point of connection where investors can access a common source of crypto asset insights from the sector’s leading analysts.

This report, part of our Ethereum Metrics series, sheds light on Ethereum’s gas costs – what they are, what they tell us about the network and how they evidence a growing need for scalability and transaction throughput.

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TokenInsight dives into the state of the decentralized finance (DeFi) industry in 2020, with an overview of the general market, DEXs, automated market makers (AMMs), derivatives, lending and so much more.

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Huobi DeFi Labs dives into the inner workings of Automated Market Makers (AMMs), looking at liquidity, returns, industry structure and outlook. The report also examines how AMMs can overcome problems such as low capital utilization, slippage and impermanent losses resulting from volatility.

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This report on Total Value Locked (TVL) takes a closer look at one of the key metrics with which to monitor the health of the decentralized finance industry. We examine its strengths and weaknesses, as well as what it can tell us about individual platforms and industry evolution.

Reports

TokenInsight dives into the state of the decentralized finance (DeFi) industry in 2020, with an overview of the general market, DEXs, automated market makers (AMMs), derivatives, lending and so much more.

This report, part of our Ethereum Metrics series, sheds light on Ethereum’s gas costs – what they are, what they tell us about the network and how they evidence a growing need for scalability and transaction throughput.

Huobi DeFi Labs dives into the inner workings of Automated Market Makers (AMMs), looking at liquidity, returns, industry structure and outlook. The report also examines how AMMs can overcome problems such as low capital utilization, slippage and impermanent losses resulting from volatility.

This report on Total Value Locked (TVL) takes a closer look at one of the key metrics with which to monitor the health of the decentralized finance industry. We examine its strengths and weaknesses, as well as what it can tell us about individual platforms and industry evolution.

Arcane Research shares its latest weekly report, featuring momentum, sentiment, volatility, derivatives, exchange balances and more.

TokenInsight looks at the Q3 performance and short-term outlook of the crypto derivatives market, focusing on transaction volumes and their evolution relative to the spot market, the diversification of products, the entrance of new participants in the options market, the impact of decentralized exchanges, and more.

TokenInsight looks at spot crypto exchanges, their evolution over the past quarter, the dominance of bitcoin in trading volume, how exchange tokens have fared, fee income estimates, geographical interest and more.

Ethereum’s transaction model is based on a simpler and more traditional understanding of record-keeping based on a system of accounts. This report dives into how it works, and what accounts-based metrics can tell us about user habits and network value.

Kaiko reviews the crypto asset markets of October, focusing on progress in institutional interest, bitcoin trading volume, DeFi’s pullback and the lack of a clear correlation narrative.

Our Monthly Review for October focuses on asset performance, Bitcoin’s congestion problem and Ethereum’s shifting metrics as the launch of Ethereum 2.0 looms.

Fundstrat looks at Horizen, which is building the blockchain-based infrastructure for a decentralized internet. This report dives into the network’s economics and value drivers, and takes a walk through history to compare Horizen’s development to that of big tech platforms as well as other crypto networks.

In this report, Fidelity Digital Assets focuses on the narrative that bitcoin is an uncorrelated asset that can serve a similar role as an alternative investment in improving a portfolio’s risk-adjusted returns. The report also looks at investors’ rationale for including alternative investments in a portfolio, the growth in appetite for alternative investments and the […]