Now Two Weeks After The Bakkt Physical Futures Launch, We Provide A Recap - We Continue To Feel The Product Is Limited In Its Potential To Attract New Institutional Investors To Space - Furthermore, We Believe Any New Crypto Product Marketed Towards Institutions Will Require A Sales Effort Focused On Alpha Opportun
Crypto is trending lower this morning. Volumes are a dismal ~50% of an already depressed 30-day average.
Altcoins are staging a minor recovery this morning, outperforming bitcoin which continues to hold USD 8,000 after last week's sell-off. Volumes remain above levels from earlier last week at ~1.5x the 30-day average.
A major crypto liquidation has taken place over the last 18-hours with some Top 10 altcoins declining over 30% at times. Volumes have jumped with 24-hour activity nearly 7x the 30-day average.
While an approved bitcoin ETF would be a positive headline for sentiment, we do not think it is necessary for bitcoin and crypto to see broad-based investment adoption.
Binance Coin (BNB) Has Had Poor Performance Lately, With The Exchange Suffering Several Setbacks - We Provide An Overview And Insights
Sneak peek at August hedge fund and managed futures returns from Kettera Hydra Platform Investor Letter.
More of the same to start the week with crypto prices mixed and volumes quiet. Bitcoin has almost exclusively traded in a $200 band since Thursday.
Crypto prices mixed again this morning with only bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH) and Monero (XMR) positive in the Top 10. Exchange volumes are back to some of the lowest levels we've seen this year.
Crypto was marginally lower this evening as bitcoin (BTC) continues to consolidate. Markets are quiet with volumes only 80% of a shrinking 30-day average.