• KPMG partners with Coin Metrics
    Cryptocurrencies,  Technology

    KPMG, Coin Metrics partner to offer institutional investors crypto data and services

    The big four auditing firm and network data firm hope the collaboration will support growth in the institutional adoption of crypto assets and public blockchains

    KPMG and Coin Metrics will jointly deliver crypto data, insights, proprietary analytics, and cryptoasset services. The collaboration aims to support growth in the institutional adoption of crypto assets and public blockchains.

  • markets report bitcoin price
    Bitcoin

    Markets Report: Bitcoin hits 2020 record of $13,850 before major resistance hurdle

    A retest of 2019 bull run highs is met with a modest retracement as higher levels hold on the day for BTC/USD

    Bitcoin (BTC) reached new 2020 highs of $13,850 on Oct. 28 as markets rose to equal their 2019 peak. BTC/USD stopped short of retaking resistance at $14,000, the level which provided a “hammer” event during last year’s bull run to around $13,800.

  • half U.S. investors interested bitcoin
    Bitcoin

    More than half of U.S. investors interested buying in Bitcoin

    Nearly one quarter of them already have, according to a survey by Grayscale Investments, which also found the pandemic was a big driver of interest

    The findings, announced on Oct. 27, show that 55% of them would be interested in investing in Bitcoin, while 23% already bought in. This percentage of American investors translates to nearly 32 million potential Bitcoin investors.

  • DBS Singapore Bank crypto exchange
    Cryptocurrencies

    Singapore bank accidentally announces forthcoming cryptocurrency exchange

    Top Singapore lender DBS briefly put a webpage up announcing a multicurrency exchange with custody service, deleting the announcement within minutes

    The page—which is not available anymore—read "Digital assets are poised to be the future of tomorrow’s digital economy. [...] With DBS Digital Exchange, a bank-backed digital exchange, companies and investors can now leverage an integrated ecosystem of solutions to tap the vast potential of private markets and digital currencies.”

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