Bitcoin Spikes as US Inflation Slowed to 8.5% in July

Aug 10, 2022

U.S. inflation slowed in July, possibly signaling the worst of consumer-price increases is behind the economy. Bitcoin (BTC) jumped 2% in the minutes after the report. “The Hash” panel discusses the potential impact of inflation on the crypto markets and the larger financial world. “This news means that things are getting worse at a slightly slower pace than they were before,” host Adam B. Levine said.