Correlation and bitcoin as a safe haven, the misunderstanding

No, bitcoin is not a safe haven because it goes up when there is global instability. It is because of its two unique properties. One being that it is uncorrelated with all other asset classes over time, and the other being that it is censorship resistant.

Increased institutional interest in bitcoin

Arcane Research has taken a closer look at the bitcoin futures trading activity on CME in its latest weekly report. Increased activity there may have contributed to the sharp rise in prices we have seen so far in 2020.

Will bitcoin become digital gold?

Arcane Research’s new weekly report highlights several interesting observations that may point to bitcoin becoming digital gold.

The Weekly Update – Week 1

BTC long liquidations increased in 2019, even though the price almost doubled. Read more about this and other highlights in The Weekly Update by Arcane Research.

The Weekly Update – Week 52

Looking back at 2019, bitcoin has been the true leader in the crypto space. Read more about this and other highlights in this Christmas Edition of The Weekly Update.

The 2019 Crypto Highlights

A human year is roughly equal to 7 crypto years, and 2019 has not been an exception. Here are some of the highlights.

The Weekly Update – Week 51

The bitcoin volume continues downwards, and scammers could be the reason for the bitcoin sell-off. Read more about this and other highlights in The Weekly Update by Arcane Research.

The Weekly Update – Week 50

How much will the bitcoin price need to increase to surpass the value of gold? Read more about this and other highlights in The Weekly Update by Arcane Research.

The Weekly Update – Week 49

Bakkt making headlines again, and Bitfinex is now live on the Lightning Network. Read more in The Weekly Update by Arcane Research.