Did Jerome Powell’s Comment on Crypto Regulation Send Bitcoin Price Higher?

"First Mover" hosts dig into today's market actions: bitcoin is up more than 10% after Fed Chair Jerome Powell said the U.S. has no intention to ban cryptocurrencies. Ben Cruikshank, Head of Flourish, provides his analysis. The U.S. bipartisan infrastructure bill is delayed in the House of Representatives, but House Speaker Nancy Pelosi promises a vote today. House Financial Services Committee member Rep. Tom Emmer (R-Minn.) joins our discussion. Plus, Zero Hash is eyeing expansion into DeFi and NFTs after raising $35 million. Co-founder Edward Woodford provides more details.


"First Mover," CoinDesk TV's flagship show, gives investors the top global market, business and regulatory news stories impacting digital assets. Hosted by CoinDesk's Christine Lee, Lawrence Lewitinn and Emily Parker, "First Mover" features daily dispatches from CoinDesk reporters and partners around the world and high-profile guests including top newsmakers, influencers, analysts, traders and trend watchers at crypto exchanges.