volatility

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Stabilizes After China Crypto Ban Sell-Off; Volatility to Remain Elevated

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Stabilizes After China Crypto Ban Sell-Off; Volatility to Remain Elevated

Bitcoin is stabilizing above the $40,000 support level after China’s latest crypto ban triggered immediate selling. BTC is down about 11% over the past week, compared to a 15% decline in ether over the same period. Analysts expect volatility to remain elevated given the regulatory headwinds. Exchange tokens, especially those with a large share of …

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What Investors Get Wrong About Volatility (and Not Just for Crypto)

What Investors Get Wrong About Volatility (and Not Just for Crypto)

In a week in which we are yet again reminded how sharply sentiment can shift in crypto asset markets, it’s appropriate to look at the role volatility plays in our narratives, our portfolios and our psyches.  I also want to examine what volatility is not, as its specter takes on a disproportionate influence in times of …

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Bitcoin is experiencing ‘Goldilocks’ volatility, says B2C2 founder

Bitcoin is experiencing ‘Goldilocks’ volatility, says B2C2 founder

Bitcoin’s price may not be as high as some investors would wish – but the digital asset’s volatility is perfect for high-speed traders, according to an executive at one UK-based trading firm.  In an interview with The Block on Monday, B2C2 founder Max Boonen said bitcoin’s volatility has hit a sweet spot for market-making firms. …

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