Category Archives: Exchange

The Cryptocurrency Market Suffers from Shockingly Low Levels of Liquidity

CoinMarketCap, the leading cryptocurrency data tracking services platform, recently rolled out a new metric, dubbed Liquidity. Its primary purpose is to provide the “real trading activity” of most of the cryptocurrencies and crypto exchanges in the industry. An early glimpse shows a lack of institutional investment, adding credibility to the belief that 99% of all cryptos are worthless. Continue reading The Cryptocurrency Market Suffers from Shockingly Low Levels of Liquidity

Nouriel Roubini Out of Hiding Provokes BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes

New York University economist and bitcoin-hater Nouriel Roubini has come out of hiding to take a swipe at crypto exchanges. It’s been a while since the notorious bitcoin basher has taken to Twitter to flame bitcoin. Something about a tweet by the BitMEX exchange raised Roubini’s ire. When BitMEX announced its bitcoin derivatives volume had reached $1 billion in open interest, the professor unleashed one of his characteristically scathing polemics. Continue reading Nouriel Roubini Out of Hiding Provokes BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes