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Thoughts on ratios

Thoughts on ratios

Coinmetrics was created to publish hard-to-acquire data about major public blockchains, and to promote some ratios we thought were instructive ... Read More
On data and certainty

On data and certainty

Being certain is a lovely thing. Despite what many would allege about the poor finality of proof of work, the ... Read More
On the difficulty of estimating on-chain transaction volume

On the difficulty of estimating on-chain transaction volume

We are happy to report that this site is getting quite a bit of attention these days. We never anticipated ... Read More
How to use our correlation tool

How to use our correlation tool

If you head over to coinmetrics.io/correlations, you'll see a new addition: time-series correlation charts. There are other places to find ... Read More
Our guide to the cryptoasset research universe: Indices

Our guide to the cryptoasset research universe: Indices

As new asset classes emerge, parallel information markets spring up to accomodate them. After all, financial markets are simply mechanisms ... Read More
An important network value to transaction ratio caveat

An important network value to transaction ratio caveat

If you've been following coinmetrics closely, you might be convinced of the usefulness of our network value to transactions metric ... Read More
Mean-reversion and reflexivity: a Litecoin case study

Mean-reversion and reflexivity: a Litecoin case study

Litecoin is a remarkable cryptocurrency. Of the seven profiled on coinmetrics.io/mtv, its MTV ratio is among the steadiest (in our ... Read More
Why should I pay attention to the NVT ratio, anyway?

Why should I pay attention to the NVT ratio, anyway?

Please note: By consensus, we have renamed the "MTV" (market to transaction value) to "NVT" (network value to transactions ratio) ... Read More

An introduction to MTV

Please note: By consensus, we have renamed the “MTV” (market to transaction value) to “NVT” (network value to transactions ratio) ... Read More