macro

CDCROP: AI Artwork Charts Graphs Indices Market (Midjourney/CoinDesk)
Bitcoin Recovers $19K Though Inflation Fears Haunt Market
The largest cryptocurrency's price had slipped earlier Tuesday to its lowest in almost two weeks, but the market recovered as U.S. stocks rebounded.
CDCROP: AI Artwork Charts Graphs Indices Market (Midjourney/CoinDesk)

Bitcoin's performance on NFP days (Oct 2021 to Sept 2022) (CoinDesk, Datawrapper)
Will Comatose Bitcoin Market Come Alive After NFP Data?
Bitcoin has returned exactly 0.0%, on average, on NFP days in 2022, but picture changes during the week after the data release, past data show.
Bitcoin's performance on NFP days (Oct 2021 to Sept 2022) (CoinDesk, Datawrapper)

CDCROP: Gold bars stacked close up (Unsplash)
Bitcoin’s Correlation With Gold Hits Highest Level in Over a Year
But the relationship between the two assets remains only mildly strong.
CDCROP: Gold bars stacked close up (Unsplash)

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What One Crypto VC Is Focusing on During the Bear Market
A reading of three Twitter threads on macro and crypto.
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Bitcoin price chart shows a slight rebound on Wednesday. (CoinDesk)
Is Bitcoin an Inflation Hedge? Investors Are Still Unsure
BTC has risen about 6% over the past week amid growing macroeconomic uncertainty.
Bitcoin price chart shows a slight rebound on Wednesday. (CoinDesk)

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Why Is the Dollar Crushing Global Currencies if Inflation Is so Bad?
The continued dominance of USD in global markets may come as a surprise to those who learned economics from crypto.
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Breakdown 7.21.21
Bitcoin Reclaims $30K as the Macro Discussion Shifts From Inflation to COVID-19 to Growth
Bitcoin’s rebound following a gloomy week may be an expression of a shifting macro narrative.
Breakdown 7.21.21

Breakdown 6.29.21
How the Macro Landscape Is Shaping Bitcoin Markets
A rapidly changing landscape is leading to insecurity on a broad scale.
Breakdown 6.29.21