Bitcoin prices are near all-time high, while its one-month implied volatility
metric has jumped to four-month highs.
"Long bitcoin" is one of the most crowded trades in markets, a new survey
suggests. But signs indicate that many investors are just now getting in.
Rise in coronavirus cases, hospitalizations and deaths could dent consumer
confidence and retailer revenue during the crucial holiday shopping season.
The potential economic impact of a shift to widespread remote working is a
matter of risk management: Authorities should be mapping out scenarios.
ECB President Christine Lagarde says the impetus for a central bank digital
currency could come from the need to facilitate cross-border finance.
Hedge fund titan Ray Dalio says bitcoin could be due for a reckoning. It
didn't bother bitcoin: Prices rallied, and holders are holding on.
Price reaction to vaccine breakthrough renews dialogue over whether bitcoin
trades like a risk-on asset, inflation hedge or neither.
Crypto markets could turn on a shift in economic policies as U.S. President-
Elect Joe Biden's transition team starts to meet.