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Centralized exchanges are a vital part of the crypto ecosystem but vary widely in quality across several use-cases. In order to promote transparency, innovation, and trust for the industry and its users, Coin Metrics is releasing an update to the [...]
In this report, we aim to compare and contrast Coin Metrics’ two independent pricing methodologies, elucidate their underlying accounting rationale, and examine their historical performance through real-world case studies.
Below is an excerpt of a research report authored by ARK Invest and Coin Metrics. In Part 1 of this research, we described how we believe Bitcoin satisfies the four assurances that maximize the probability of a robust and predictable financial system. In Part 2, [...]
In Part 1 of this research, we described how we believe Bitcoin, a novel economic institution, satisfies the four assurances that maximize the probability of a robust and predictable financial system. In Part 2, we explore bitcoin as an emerging [...]
This paper lays out the case for Bitcoin. In Part 1, we describe how the Information Age gave rise to Bitcoin, a novel economic institution designed to challenge legacy financial systems.
Current market conditions have led to a resurgence of institutional interest in Bitcoin. In the face of an unparalleled monetary and fiscal policy response from central banks and governments around the world, more institutions are recognizing that such policies significantly [...]
The next halvening is approaching, yet debate about its impact on asset prices remains mired in controversy. Two camps have formed. One believes the halvening is already priced in by market participants, citing the efficient market hypothesis. The other camp [...]
In a previous State of the Network, we published the first part of our cryptoasset valuation research primer focused on summarizing and synthesizing this emergent field in the literature. Our introduction in the first part describes our approach: We conducted a comprehensive [...]
Cryptoassets represent a significant innovation in the evolution of money and the modern financial system. Valuing cryptoassets remains very much an open question. Foundational concepts on which a formal discipline of crypto valuation can be built are only beginning to [...]
Discussion regarding Bitcoin’s status as a safe haven asset during times of elevated geopolitical risk and macroeconomic uncertainty has existed almost since Bitcoin’s inception. Despite anecdotal evidence that Bitcoin has reacted positively to certain historical events and a compelling narrative [...]