cryptopunks

(Eli Tan/CoinDesk)
Why the CryptoPunk Flop Is a Turning Point for NFT Auctions
A pseudonymous collector withdrew 104 CryptoPunks from Sotheby's. What does that mean for the future of splashy NFT auctions?
(Eli Tan/CoinDesk)

Inside Sotheby's before the expected sale. (Eli Tan/CoinDesk)
Sotheby’s Withdraws Lot of 104 CryptoPunks Minutes Before Expected Auction
The sale was expected to draw up to $30 million before it was abruptly canceled by the seller.
Inside Sotheby's before the expected sale. (Eli Tan/CoinDesk)

(CoinDesk archives)
Pawn Your CryptoPunk: A New NFT DeFi Lending Market Blooms
Startup NFTfi is bringing collateralized lending to the fast-growing market for non-fungible tokens, providing a gateway to DeFi for retail investors.
(CoinDesk archives)

9 cryptopunks (Courtesy Larva Labs)
Christie’s to List Rare CryptoPunk, Bored Ape in NFT Auction
Demand for NFT-style avatars is driving collector interest, Christie’s says.
9 cryptopunks (Courtesy Larva Labs)

cryptopunk nfts cryptopunks
CryptoPunk NFTs Break Sales Record as Visa Sparks Buying Frenzy
Monday set a new single-day sales record for CryptoPunks, and August sales have already set a monthly record, with prices for the NFTs averaging nearly $200,000.
cryptopunk nfts cryptopunks

Breakdown 8.23.21 - visa cryptopunk nft
Visa Buys a Punk as Bitcoin Returns to $50K
Is it a marketing stunt or the beginning of a wave of institutional interest in NFTs?
Breakdown 8.23.21 - visa cryptopunk nft

punk-variety-2x
Why Did Visa Buy a $150K NFT? Why Does Anyone?
There are some very good reasons, it turns out, rooted in our deep, totally irrational animal brains.
punk-variety-2x

9 cryptopunks
Visa Takes First Step Into NFTs With CryptoPunk Purchase for Almost $150K
Visa bought CryptoPunk 7610, one of 3,840 "female" punks.
9 cryptopunks

cryptopunks NFTs
NFT Markets Post Record-Breaking Week
NFT marketplace OpenSea saw record trading volume on Saturday and Sunday as CryptoPunks, ArtBlocks and Bored Ape Yacht Club prices soared.
cryptopunks NFTs

NFTs
Miami's Institute of Contemporary Art Gifted CryptoPunk NFT
As one of the earliest series of NFTs offered on the Ethereum blockchain, offers have ranged from $34,000 to $123,000.
NFTs