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Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin challenges forecast saying the halving may boost Bitcoin’s price, joining stock-to-flow critics

Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin challenges forecast saying the halving may boost Bitcoin’s price, joining stock-to-flow critics

If you were to ask a Bitcoin investor what makes the cryptocurrency valuable, they would likely say something about the cryptocurrency’s block reward “halvings.” Every four years, the number of BTC issued per block gets cut in half, resulting in an effective 50 percent reduction in the inflation rate of the cryptocurrency.

Ahead of halving, volatility metric shows Bitcoin is near recent “sell-off” levels

Ahead of halving, volatility metric shows Bitcoin is near recent “sell-off” levels

Bitcoin’s recent price rise is attributed to the much-awaited halving event on May 12, but one metric suggests a sell-off is due if past samples are considered.  Metric close to previous levels but not “holy grail” On-chain analytics provider Skew noted Bitcoin’s implied volatility indicator neared previous  “sell-off” zones — specific instances where certain levels […]