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Silver balls on strings in a Newton's cradle
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.
Silver balls on strings in a Newton's cradle

CDCROP: Coinbase in Times Square (Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Images)
Coinbase’s Interest Income May Be Bright Spot Amid Challenging Third Quarter
Trading volumes likely remained soft again, but analysts are on the lookout for how much interest income Coinbase can earn, particularly from stablecoins.
CDCROP: Coinbase in Times Square (Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Images)

CDCROP: Bank vault (Unsplash)
DeFi Protocol Voltz Opens Door for Passive Traders With Liquidity Optimizer Vault
The new product will give traders the opportunity to earn passive liquidity provider returns without the risk of impermanent loss, Voltz's CEO said.
CDCROP: Bank vault (Unsplash)

Fed Chair Jerome Powell. (House Financial Services Committee/YouTube)
Fed's Powell Set to Remove Punch Bowl That Lubricated Crypto Party
The Fed appears set to raise interest rates next week for the first time since 2018. With inflation now at nettlesome levels and still climbing, the so-called "Fed put" might be out of action, one economist said.
Fed Chair Jerome Powell. (House Financial Services Committee/YouTube)