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Ethereum's lead over competitors might be hard to close. (Elena Rabkina/Unsplash)
Ethereum Could Hold Lead as Dominant Smart-Contract Blockchain: Coinbase Analysts
The only real “ETH killer” might end up being Ethereum 2.0, according to analysts for the U.S. exchange Coinbase.
Ethereum's lead over competitors might be hard to close. (Elena Rabkina/Unsplash)

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Crypto Trader Tantra to Liquidate After 'GBTC Discount' Widens to Record
The Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) has been trading at a steep discount since last February, but a further widening proved too much for one trading firm.
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Ice cream sundaes. (RitaE/Pixabay)
Cardano-Based Decentralized Exchange SundaeSwap Off to Rocky Start
Users have complained that they have not received their tokens after swapping Cardano's ADA tokens for SUNDAE.
Ice cream sundaes. (RitaE/Pixabay)

El gráfico de precios de cuatro horas de bitcoin muestra el soporte/resistencia y el RSI en la parte inferior (Damanick Dantes/CoinDesk, TradingView)
Bitcoin mantiene su soporte por encima de $40K y enfrenta una resistencia de $43K-$45K
Los compradores podrían seguir activos durante la jornada asiática a medida que mejore el impulso.
El gráfico de precios de cuatro horas de bitcoin muestra el soporte/resistencia y el RSI en la parte inferior (Damanick Dantes/CoinDesk, TradingView)

Bitcoin four-hour price chart shows support/resistance and RSI on bottom (Damanick Dantes/CoinDesk, TradingView)
Bitcoin Holding Support Above $40K; Faces Resistance at $43K-$45K
Buyers could remain active into the Asia trading day as momentum improves.
Bitcoin four-hour price chart shows support/resistance and RSI on bottom (Damanick Dantes/CoinDesk, TradingView)

GBTC discount (Skew)
Grayscale Bitcoin Trust Discount Hits Record at 26.5%
Analysts don't expect a spot bitcoin ETF conversion anytime soon, and in the meantime, investors in the GBTC fund are getting charged fees.
GBTC discount (Skew)

Axie Infinity reached a record-high of $2.5 billion in trading volume in September. (AxieInfinity.com)
Number of 'Active' Blockchain Games Doubled in Past Year to Almost 400
The prices of tokens for gaming projects like Axie Infinity have fallen recently, but user metrics in this subsector of cryptocurrencies are soaring.
Axie Infinity reached a record-high of $2.5 billion in trading volume in September. (AxieInfinity.com)

Digital asset investment products saw outflows totalling a weekly record of $73 million, the fifth week of outflows. (CoinShares)
Digital Asset Funds Hit by 5th Week of Outflows
Investment funds focused on bitcoin accounted for $55 million of the $73 million of outflows last week.
Digital asset investment products saw outflows totalling a weekly record of $73 million, the fifth week of outflows. (CoinShares)

The SundaeSwap DEX is launching in beta on Cardano later this week. (RitaE/Pixabay)
Cardano Price Surges on SundaeSwap DEX Catalyst
The price is up to $1.55 in European morning hours on Monday from Sunday’s low of $1.28.
The SundaeSwap DEX is launching in beta on Cardano later this week. (RitaE/Pixabay)

Bitcoin dropped below $40,000 on Monday (CoinDesk)
After Bitcoin’s Weak Start to the Year, Analysts Now Predict Price Increase
One analyst sees stubbornly high inflation numbers coupled with a continuation of negative real interest rates as key market catalysts.
Bitcoin dropped below $40,000 on Monday (CoinDesk)