Blockchain Bites: a16z’s Cyclic Crypto Thinking and Grin’s Grim Outlook
FalconX brought in an equivalent to Facebook's 2005 Series A while Grin flounders and a16z asks if crypto's on the cusp of a boom period.
Institutional interest is driving Bakkt's bitcoin futures volumes up, but its options market has remained quiet.
Open interest for Bakkt's bitcoin options market has stayed at $0 since June 15.
Trading volume in physically delivered bitcoin futures listed on Intercontinental Exchange's Bakkt platform surged to record highs on Tuesday.
BlockFi is adding a former Bakkt and Microsoft employee to their lineup to take charge of the firm's security.
Bakkt and Galaxy Digital plan to offer a "white glove" trading and custody solution targeting institutions this year.
U.S. Senator Kelly Loeffler and her husband sold up to $3.5 million in stock after a Jan. 24 briefing on COVID-19, but ICE says the transactions were conducted by financial advisors who had no input from the two.