Our previous posts built a foundation to understanding cryptocurrency markets by defining markets, trades, and liquidity. However, even with this knowledge base, it’s still easy to misinterpret market signals and activity. To help everyone avoid basic errors, we’ve prepared this post to articulate and debunk…
At Kraken, we’re committed to supporting great open-source development, both through direct grants and full-time employment. That’s why this week Kraken sent $150,000 worth of Bitcoin to BTCPay Server, an open-source Bitcoin payment processor that’s free, secure, private and censorship-resistant, to coincide with our recognition…
- Total trading volume at $129.0 million, Bitcoin down 1% over USD and EUR.
- Big day for Link (+6.9%) and ZEC (+8.6%), but the biggest day was with Melon (+13%). Melon was trading under $2 in April, now over $14.
- New fiat AUD has all pairs with average spreads under 1%.
|June 23, 2020
$129.0M traded across all markets today
Crypto, EUR, USD, JPY, CAD, GBP, CHF, AUD
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