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Market Overview

Samyuktha Sriram

Benzinga Staff Writer

April 16, 2021 2:40 PM
After the successful direct listing of crypto exchange Coinbase Global Inc (NASDAQ: COIN), a popular theory has emerged amongst crypto traders th ...
April 16, 2021 10:36 AM
What Happened: Meme-based cryptocurrency Dogecoin surged 231% overnight to a high of $0.43 even as the majority of other cryptocurrencies, including B ...
April 16, 2021 6:26 AM
Crypto exchange Binance has successfully burned 1,099,888 BNB tokens that amount to $592 million at current prices. What Happened: In the realm o ...
April 16, 2021 6:09 AM
Gary Gensler was confirmed by the Senate in a 53-54 vote as the new chair of the U.S Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) earlier this week. What ...
April 15, 2021 6:43 PM
Stolen funds from the 2016 Bitfinex hack were moved for the first time in five years, just as Coinbase was listed on the Nasdaq. What Happened: M ...
April 15, 2021 12:46 PM
Cross-chain data oracle blockchain, Band Protocol, announced that Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOGL)'s Google will be integrating its dec ...
April 15, 2021 10:54 AM
What Happened: Coinbase Global Inc (NASDAQ: COIN) closed its first day of trading as a public company at a valuation of $85.7 billion. The crypto exc ...
April 15, 2021 8:31 AM
Philip Gradwell, chief economist at Chainalysis, believes that the crypto prices were driven to new highs this week thanks to Coinbase Global Inc  ...
April 15, 2021 6:33 AM
The market-leading cryptocurrency Bitcoin (CRYPTO: BTC) hit a fresh all-time high of $64,863 on Wednesday ahead of Coinbase Global Inc’s (N ...
April 14, 2021 5:10 PM
The Ethereum (CRYPTO: ETH) blockchain is hours away from an upgrade that will address what some users call a “major problem” for the ...
April 14, 2021 8:29 AM
Open interest on Bitcoin futures across the largest crypto derivatives exchanges hit a record high of $27.5 billion, according to data from Glassnode. ...
April 14, 2021 7:38 AM
Coinbase (NASDAQ: COIN), the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the U.S., goes public today via a direct listing on the Nasdaq. What Happened: The eve ...
April 14, 2021 7:09 AM
Binance, the largest cryptocurrency exchange by volume, will list a tokenized version of Coinbase’s stock on its platform. What Happened: Tradin ...
April 13, 2021 6:05 PM
ConsenSys, the leading Ethereum (CRYPTO: ETH) software development company, has raised a $65 million funding round with investment from leading financ ...
April 13, 2021 2:56 PM
Bitcoin dominance fell to a two-year low of 55.70 according to data from TradingView, potentially indicating the start of a significant altcoin rally. ...
April 13, 2021 9:06 AM
CBSE, a pre-IPO Coinbase contract listed on crypto exchange FTX, traded at $594 at press time, implying a valuation over $140 billion for Coinbas ...
April 13, 2021 6:05 AM
ARK Invest’s recent report analyzing Bitcoin buyers' and sellers' behavior concludes that investors have a longer-term conviction a ...
April 12, 2021 11:31 AM
Binance, the largest crypto exchange by volume, announced today that it is launching zero-commission tradeable Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) stock tokens. ...
April 12, 2021 11:05 AM
ARK Invest CEO Cathie Wood thinks that Bitcoin (CRYPTO: BTC) could be today’s “gold standard” and increase purchasing power. Wh ...
April 12, 2021 9:54 AM
Ethereum (CRYPTO: ETH), the second-largest cryptocurrency by market cap, hit a new all-time high of $2,199 earlier today. What Happened: The cryptocur ...
April 12, 2021 8:23 AM
Binance Coin or BNB hit a new all-time high of $583 earlier today after the cryptocurrency surged 67% in a week to become the third-largest in market ...
April 09, 2021 5:00 PM
Kraken, the second-largest U.S.-based crypto exchange after Coinbase, has set its sights on going public in 2022, according to CEO Jesse Powell. What ...
April 09, 2021 1:20 PM
Volumes and open interest for CME Ethereum Futures reached a record high this week, according to data from crypto analytics platform Skew. What Happen ...
April 09, 2021 11:56 AM
Update: We have received an email from the company clarifying that the data was obtained illegally from a third party supplier Paxful previously ...
April 09, 2021 8:12 AM
New York-based Bitcoin investment firm NYDIG Bitcoin Strategy Fund (NASDAQ: BTCNX) has raised $100 million in growth capital from insurance ...
April 09, 2021 7:29 AM
Pangolin (PNG), a community-driven decentralized exchange (DEX) that runs on the Avalanche blockchain, has surpassed $1 billion in total trade volume ...
April 08, 2021 4:01 PM
California-based real estate company Caruso Properties has announced it will accept rental payments in Bitcoin (CRYPTO: BTC) for both residential ...
April 08, 2021 3:30 PM
Ethereum (CRYPTO: ETH), the second-largest cryptocurrency by market cap, reached an all-time high of $2,151 earlier this week but has struggled t ...
April 08, 2021 11:00 AM
Kava Labs, developer of the non-Ethereum based DeFi platform Kava, has announced a Mainnet upgrade that will enable users and institutions to earn mas ...
April 08, 2021 7:08 AM
Bitcoin mining company Riot Blockchain Inc (NASDAQ: RIOT) announced a milestone purchase for $138.5 million worth of mining equipment yesterday. What ...