24-Hour Crypto Prices:
BTC – $57,418.97 -0.2% 📉
ETH – $4,482.96 +3.2% 📈
BNB – $625.72 +1.9% 📈
SOL – $205.64 +2.0% 📈
DOT – $36.74 +0.5% 📈
AVAX – $121.77 +7.9% 📈
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey resigned from his position and shared his reasons in a tweet. Dorsey explained, “I believe it’s really important to give Parag the space he needs to lead. I believe it’s critical a company can stand on its own, free of its founder’s influence or direction.”
As news of Dorsey’s resignation spread across Crypto Twitter, most followers only heard, “bitcoin bitcoin bitcoin bitcoin”.
A cryptocurrency with the same name as the newly detected Covid-19 variant Omicron (OMIC), rose from $65 to $689 over the last 48 hours. Omicron is described as a decentralized reserve currency protocol on the Arbitrum Network. In early November, Omicron was forked from the OlympusDAO DeFi protocol.
MicroStrategy announced buying an additional 7,002 bitcoins at an average price of $59,187 per bitcoin. However, the average price for all of MicroStrategy’s bitcoin treasury is $29,534 per bitcoin. The purchase was part of its fourth-quarter bitcoin strategy as MicroStrategy now holds a total of 121,044 Bitcoin.
Denver-based investment firm Kelly Strategic Management has filed for an Ether futures ETF. If approved, the exchange-traded fund will offer exposure to Ethereum futures contracts traded on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME). The odds of approval seem slim as only 3 months earlier, the SEC told VanECK and ProShares to withdraw their Ether ETF filings.
SIX Digital Exchange, whose parent company is the operator of the Swiss national stock exchange, is planning to include NFTs as assets to trade. SDX plans to tokenize non-traditional assets like real estate and art. NFTs infrastructure will be the next step for SDX.