Ethereum is currently on bearish momentum. At 17:04 EST on Thu 17 Dec, Ethereum is at $639.82 and down by 4.93% in the last 6 hours.
Over the last six hours, Ethereum’s higher value was $671.35 and the lower value was $639.82.
Over the last twelve hours, Ethereum’s higher value was $671.35 and the lower value was $639.82.
Regarding Ethereum’s daily highs and lows, it’s 0.945% up from its trailing 24-hour low of $633.83 and 4.697% down from its trailing 24-hour high of $671.35.
Concerning Ethereum’s yearly highs and lows, it’s 572.221% up from its 52-week low and 5.042% down from its 52-week high.
News about Bitcoin
JPMorgan says massmutual’s Bitcoin foray signals widening demand. According to Bloomberg Quint on Mon Dec 14, "A recent investment in Bitcoin by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. highlights the potential for additional institutional demand for the cryptocurrency in coming years, according to JPMorgan Chase & Co.", "”MassMutual’s Bitcoin purchases represent another milestone in the Bitcoin adoption by institutional investors,” the strategists said. "
Fund managers see Bitcoin trade crowded as institutions jump in. According to Bloomberg Quint on Tue Dec 15, "Bitcoin Cash gained more than 9%, while the Bloomberg Galaxy Crypto Index advanced as much as 2%.", "Recent forays into the cryptocurrencies space by Square Inc., MicroStrategy Inc. and Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. are “laying out the groundwork for how you add Bitcoin to your balance sheet, how you should think about Bitcoin as a substitute for cash,” Ginns said on a webinar hosted by Evercore ISI Tuesday. "
Bitcoin surpasses $20,000 for first time amid dizzying rally. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, ""People tend to pile into momentum trades, so Bitcoin could have more upside from here," said Ed Campbell, portfolio manager and managing director at QMA.", "Bitcoin’s cross above $20,000 is its second major milestone in recent weeks — the coin at the end of November reached a new high three years after setting a prior peak. "
Canada’s CI financial completes $72 million IPO of Bitcoin fund. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, ""Having a product that can be bought directly — it can be bought through their financial adviser on behalf of them — it just makes their life a lot simpler than having to address their desire for Bitcoin via different structures and wallets," MacAlpine said in an interview.", "Canadian mutual fund manager CI Financial Corp. completed a $72 million initial public offering of a Bitcoin fund to help clients access the cryptocurrency in the midst of an eye-catching rally."
Bitcoin whale surfaces with $1 billion and alan howard’s backing. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "He described executing his trades as inconspicuously as possible and finishing all the buying in November before Bitcoin hit $16,000.", "In addition to its initial purchases, One River Digital Asset Management has commitments that will bring its holdings of Bitcoin and Ether to about $1 billion as of early 2021, he said."
Bitcoin tops $20,000 for first time. According to The Wall Street Journal on Wed Dec 16, "Bitcoin surged above $20,000 on Wednesday for the first time in its 11-year history, part of a furious rally that has seen the digital currency double since September."
Bitcoin price surges to fresh record above $20,000. According to MarketWatch on Wed Dec 16, "Bitcoin prices were trading at $20,339 according to CoinDesk data, up nearly 5% on the session, with gains for the digital asset supported by a flood of institutional investor attention on cryptos like bitcoin and other virtual currencies."
All aboard the billionaires’ Bitcoin bandwagon?. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "A study by the Kansas City Fed comparing bonds, gold and Bitcoin between 1995 and Feb. 2020 found that Treasuries behaved "consistently" as a safe haven, gold did so "occasionally" and Bitcoin got a "never."", "Now that Bitcoin has topped $20,000 for the first time, should you shift your hard-earned cash into digital currencies? "
Crypto observers debate what’s next after Bitcoin hits record. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "That, coupled with the demonstrable success of Bitcoin’s non-inflationary monetary policy, has been and will continue to be the main driver of the rally.", "For more insights, read the full conversation from the TOPLive panel: Bitcoin Q&A: What Next for Cryptocurrencies? "
Guggenheim’s scott minerd says Bitcoin should be worth $400,000. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "It’s a similar argument to what’s often offered by some of Bitcoin’s most prominent backers, including famed investor Paul Tudor Jones, who said earlier this year he’s been buying Bitcoin as a hedge against what he expects will be faster inflation after years of muted consumer-price increases. ", "Last month, the firm filed to reserve the right to invest as much as 10% of its $5.3 billion Macro Opportunities Fund in the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust, which invests solely in Bitcoin."
Bitcoin extends record-setting rally, surpassing $21,800. According to Bloomberg Quint on Thu Dec 17, "Bitcoin extended a record-breaking rally, taking the world’s largest cryptocurrency past $21,800 for the first time.", "Bitcoin has more than tripled this year, a surge that’s polarized opinion. "
Bitcoin tops $22,000 and strategists say rally has further to go. According to Bloomberg Quint on Thu Dec 17, "If Bitcoin sustains its momentum, then "testing $36,000 will be the next real objective," said Dan Gunsberg, CEO of Hxro, a crypto trading platform. ", ""The lowest-ever Bitcoin annual volatility measure versus gold and the stock market near the end of 2020 may sustain the crypto’s performance advantage in 2021," said Bloomberg Intelligence strategist Mike McGlone in a report. "
Bitcoin hits new all-time high above $23,000, extending its wild 2020 rally. According to CNBC on Thu Dec 17, "Bitcoin’s 2020 performance has reminded many market watchers of its frenzied rally to nearly $20,000 in 2017, which was followed by a sharp pullback the following year. ", "Bitcoin only just smashed the $20,000 mark on Wednesday."
Quants ride into crypto wild west in the 500% Bitcoin comeback. According to Bloomberg Quint on Thu Dec 17, "Cambrian Asset Management, whose executives hail from the likes of Millennium Management and Winton Capital, is also hoping some downside protection will help the firm lure Bitcoin-curious family offices and institutions.", "Fragmented liquidity and a top-to-bottom trading range of more than 500% this year are proving both a friend and foe to exotic quants seeking to exploit the crypto Wild West — without getting killed by Bitcoin’s famous volatility."
Bitcoin is up 200% this year. investment pros say the price could reach $400,000. According to MarketWatch on Thu Dec 17,
Bitcoin exchange coinbase files for initial public offering. According to The Wall Street Journal on Thu Dec 17,
Popular crypto exchange coinbase files confidentially to take itself public as Bitcoin price soars to record above $23,000. According to MarketWatch on Thu Dec 17,
Largest U.S. cryptocurrency exchange coinbase files for IPO as Bitcoin soars past $23,000. According to CNBC on Thu Dec 17, "Bitcoin has garnered much attention from investors lately, and Paul Tudor Jones and Stanley Druckenmiller are among those who have come out in favor of the cryptocurrency. "