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What Bitcoin’s Inflation Hedge Narrative Needs: More Time
Whether or not Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are long-term inflation hedges and a store of value or simply a “risk-on” speculative assets preferred in times when bond yields are unattractive is yet to be perfectly understood.
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Bitcoin Gains 10% After Report Showed US Consumer Prices Rose Slower Than Expected in October
Taking a break from the panicky action this week, bitcoin rose following the sizable slowdown in inflation.
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Crypto Update | Bitcoin Is the Song That Does Not End
With crypto traders looking ahead to this week's midterm elections in the U.S. and a key inflation report, plus what financial media “gurus” fail to notice about bitcoin, CoinDesk’s “Markets Daily” is back with the latest news roundup.
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Dollar Reversal Could Bring Inflationary Pressure, Former US Treasury Secretary Larry Summers Warns
Speculation is mounting over when the Federal Reserve might pivot dovish. But economists, including Summers, warn any such move might lead to weakness in the U.S. dollar versus other global currencies, in turn driving up prices for imports.
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Can You Believe It? Bitcoin Looks Stable – Green, Even – as Big Tech Stocks Fall Apart
While a repeat of the super-rally seen in the second half of 2021 might not be likely, that era did come to mind last week as bitcoin showed strength.
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El indicador predilecto de la Fed sube menos de lo esperado y bitcoin se dispara
BTC sube tras conocerse que el PCE de Estados Unidos de septiembre resultó ligeramente más bajo que lo estimado por los economistas.
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¿Cuál es la diferencia entre las criptomonedas inflacionarias y las deflacionarias?
Todo depende de la oferta y de la planificación de emisiones de cada criptomoneda.
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Fed's Preferred Inflation Gauge Rises Less Than Expected, and Bitcoin Rises
BTC pops after U.S. PCE price index comes in slightly slower for September than predicted by economists.
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US GDP Expands 2.6% in Q3, Faster Than Expected; Bitcoin Steady
Any growth in gross domestic product might be negative for the bitcoin market because the Federal Reserve will have to keep raising interest rates to bring down inflation – typically bad for prices of risky assets.
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In Topsy-Turvy Market Logic, Positive US GDP Could Be Negative for Crypto
Analysts estimate the U.S. economy grew by 2% in the third quarter of the year, upending a streak of two straight quarters of contraction.
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