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Finance Tech, Liquidity

Bitcoin hits new all-time high above $63,000 ahead of Coinbase debut

April 13, 2021

Via: CNBC

Bitcoin surged to a fresh record high of more than $63,000 on Tuesday, as investors awaited the highly-anticipated stock market debut of cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase. The price of bitcoin climbed as high as $63,236, according to data from Coin Metrics, […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Fed’s Waller says the central bank isn’t keeping rates low to finance government debt

March 29, 2021

Via: CNBC

The Federal Reserve is not keeping monetary policy easy so the government can continue running up debts and deficits, Fed Governor Christopher Waller said Monday. Defending the Fed’s independence from the fiscal authorities in Congress, Waller rejected notions that the […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Bitcoin won’t replace the dollar because it’s too volatile, Fed’s Powell says

March 22, 2021

Via: Markets Insider

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said Monday that, while the central bank is still exploring the potential for a central bank digital currency, cryptocurrencies like bitcoin can’t serve as an effective replacement to the US dollar. Bitcoin has enjoyed new […]


Capital, Finance Tech, Liquidity

SPACs break 2020 record in just 3 months, but the red-hot industry faces challenges ahead

March 19, 2021

Via: CNBC

It took the SPAC market just three months to outdo its record-breaking 2020, but sustaining that level of jaw-dropping growth will be no easy task. The funds raised via U.S. special purpose acquisition companies have totaled $87.9 billion so far […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity, Trading

Goldman says that investors shouldn’t worry about interest rates at these levels

March 1, 2021

Via: CNBC

Rising bond yields that shook investors the last couple weeks are well short of anything that poses a broader threat to the market, according to Goldman Sachs strategists. Longer-duration government bond yields have hit levels last seen before the Covid-19 […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity, Trading

Art Cashin expects more stock pain as traders worry about Fed losing control of bond market

February 26, 2021

Via: CNBC

Longtime trader Art Cashin told CNBC on Friday that investors should brace themselves for a period of stock market volatility as Wall Street digests rising bond yields. “You have to be very careful. There is a fine line. If the […]


Capital, Finance Tech, Liquidity

The wealthy are borrowing billions against their art collections and lenders are reselling the debt

February 25, 2021

Via: CNBC

More and more wealthy art collectors are cashing in on low interest rates to borrow against their Picassos and Basquiats, adding to risks of a leveraged boom and bust in the art market. The Fine Art Group, an art advisory […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Bitcoin Surges Past $48,000, Then Falls to $46,000

February 9, 2021

Via: TheStreet

Bitcoin hit a fresh record Tuesday, surging above $48,000 for the first time following Tesla’s (TSLA) – Get Report disclosure that it has made a $1.5 billion investment in the world’s largest cryptocurrency. Bitcoin traded as high as $48,226, according […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Fed stresses its commitment to low rates for the long run

January 27, 2021

Via: ABC News

The Federal Reserve pledged on Wednesday to keep its low interest rate policies in place even well after the economy has sustained a recovery from the viral pandemic. The Fed said in a statement after its latest policy meeting that […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Bitcoin price rises as second-biggest cryptocurrency ether hits all-time high

January 25, 2021

Via: CNBC

Bitcoin’s price rose on Monday after a brutal sell-off that saw the virtual currency briefly dip below $30,000. Meanwhile, ether — the world’s second-biggest cryptocurrency — hit a fresh record high. Bitcoin rose more than 7.4% in the last 24 […]