The return of crypto bulls? These are the factors that drive institutional interest

Hello! Welcome back to Distributed Ledger, our weekly crypto newsletter that arrives in your inbox every Thursday. I’m Frances Yue, Cryptocurrency Reporter at MarketWatch, and I’ll walk you through the latest in the digital asset market. Find me on Twitter at @francesyue_ to provide feedback or tell us what you think we should cover. You … Read more

Stock Market Today: Dow Futures Rise, Oil Prices Fall, Treasury Yields Jump

text size Coupled with tensions in Taiwan and Federal Reserve policy expectations, Wall Street remains focused on corporate earnings this week. Angela Weiss/AFP via Getty Images Stocks rose on Wednesday as geopolitical tensions over Taiwan dominated for a second day and Treasury yields rose as investors continued to look to the Federal Reserve’s path on … Read more

The Crypto Market Found Like Nasdaq in the Early 2000s. Here’s Why

Hello! Welcome back to Distributed Ledger, our weekly crypto newsletter that arrives in your inbox every Thursday. I’m Frances Yue, Crypto Reporter at MarketWatch, and I’ll be giving you the latest on this bear market. Find me on Twitter at @francesyue_ to provide feedback or tell us what you think we should cover. You can … Read more

Fidelity is launching Bitcoin 401(k)s. Fintech startups are also in the market.

text size Bitcoin IRA allows users to invest in 65 cryptocurrencies. Yuriy Kopilets/Dreamstime.com Fidelity Investments made waves in the retirement planning industry when it became the first major registrar to implement Bitcoin for 401(k) plans. But fintech startups are also moving in. In April, Fidelity said that some of the 401(k) plans it manages would … Read more

As cryptocurrency prices fall, some blockchain projects may be struggling to survive

Hello! Welcome back to Distributed Ledger, our weekly crypto newsletter that arrives in your inbox every Thursday. I’m Frances Yue, Crypto Reporter at MarketWatch, and I’ll be giving you the latest on this bear market. Find me on Twitter at @francesyue_ to provide feedback or tell us what you think we should cover. You can … Read more

Is your crypto in Celsius or Voyager? Factors that determine if you can get your money back

Hello! Welcome back to Distributed Ledger, our weekly crypto newsletter that arrives in your inbox every Thursday. I’m Frances Yue, Cryptocurrency Reporter at MarketWatch, and I’ll walk you through this week’s latest and greatest digital assets so far. Find me on Twitter at @francesyue_ to provide feedback or tell us what you think we should … Read more

Shorting Crypto Stocks Has Led to ‘Substantial’ Paper Gains, But It’s Getting Harder to Join the Trend

Short selling of cryptocurrency-related stocks has generated “substantial” market value gains this year, but those looking to get in on the action may have more trouble doing so in the future. Short sellers on a basket of 15 crypto stocks including Coinbase Global Inc. COIN, +5.20%, MicroStrategy Inc. MSTR, +4.93%, and crypto miners such as … Read more

Bitcoin Plunge Hits MicroStrategy, Nvidia, and These Other Stocks

Bitcoin has plunged amid murmurs of a “crypto winter.” dream time text size Rumors of a “crypto winter” are intensifying and shares of crypto-exposed companies are caught in the carnage, particularly companies like microstrategy Y base of coins who made big bets Bitcoin. The price of Bitcoin, the proxy of the cryptocurrency space, is down … Read more

Stock Market Today: Dow Futures Rebound, More Inflation Data Ahead of Fed Decision

text size The Federal Reserve’s monetary policy committee begins its next key meeting on Tuesday. dream time Stocks were beginning to rally on Tuesday, after a Monday sell-off linked to inflation fears and recession risks rattled markets and pushed the S&P 500 Index into a bear market. futures for him Dow Jones Industrial Average it … Read more