POKKET: Crypto Market Update (Sep 26)

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Bitcoin is -1% at $42.5k, ETH is pretty much the same at $2910. Movers are RLC +9%, DENT +8%, DODO -8%, and rest are pretty quiet.

Michael Burry has been subpeonaed over GameStop trading by the SEC. Messari CEO Ryan Selkis seemed to hint someone at Messari’s Mainnet conference this week also received a subpoena from the SEC.

WSB is creating a sub reddit called WallStreetBetsCrypto, which already has 14,000 members — this comes after much hesitation from the mods over the past year.

President Bukele claimed around 1/3 of El Salvador’s population is using Chivo, the Bitcoin wallet.

With the latest FUD coming from China on crypto ban, this brings the total tally to 19 times China FUD has failed to kill crypto.

Andre Cronje’s Artion NFT marketplace is getting significant attention as it only costs $1.3 to mint an NFT, has UI/UX similar to OpenSea, has 0% commission vs. OpenSea’s 2.5% and is vowing to prevent any insider trading. Andre Cronje tweeted a gif “…it’s not about the money, it’s about sending a message” as he channels his inner Joker, as Artion is open source.

Otherwise, a slower news cycle day.

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