Tag: cryptopunk

Sep 29 2022

What Bear Market? A Single CryptoPunk NFT Just Sold For $4.5 Million

The NFT market has taken a good hit during the latest iteration of the crypto market bear run. But not all collections have lost favor in the eyes of investors, though. Notable collections such as CryptoPunks and Bored Ape Yacht Club continue to maintain their high floor prices. Even during the bear market, where the total NFT trading volume has declined by more...

Jul 14 2022

CryptoPunk NFT Sells For $2.7 Million – Why These Rare Collectibles Are Resurging

CryptoPunks, despite their weird names, have become a status symbol of sorts and a piece of very valuable digital asset. CryptoPunks may be the most significant NFT project ever produced, according to NFT collectors. The crypto market has been in decline in the last few months and, as a result, NFT prices and trading volume have plummeted. As market trackers witnessed last night,...

Jun 13 2022

Floor price of blue-chip NFTs tank as sales volume decline

The bear market is starting to take a toll on non-fungible tokens (NFTs) as some of the most valuable collections in the space have seen their values decline due to the reduced demand in the past few months. According to data from Nifty Price, blue-chip NFTs have lost close to 6% of their values within the last 24 hours. Available data from other...

May 11 2022

CryptoPunk NFT purchased for over $1M sells for less than $140K

May 11 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  cryptopunk nft nfts yuga labs

The investor who bought CryptoPunk #273 for more than $1 million less than seven months ago sold the NFT for $139,530 — at a massive almost 80% loss. Out of the last 10 CryptoPunks that have been sold, eight were sold at a loss. CryptoPunk #273 was sold for a...

Mar 24 2022

The Chopping Block: Do Kwon Pitches a Decentralized NFT Publishing Service

Welcome to The Chopping Block! Crypto insiders Haseeb Qureshi, Tom Schmidt, and Robert Leshner chop it up about the latest news in the digital asset industry. On this week’s episode, Do Kwon, founder of Terraform Labs, also dropped by. Show topics: why Do decided to make millions of dollars in bets that LUNA will appreciate in...

Mar 08 2022

CryptoPunk NFT Adds To Ukraine’s $33 Million Donation Campaign

Mar 08 2022 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  cryptopunk nft russia ukraine ukrainedao

The recent addition to the UkraineDAO fundraising wallet is CryptoPunk NFT. These digital tokens on Tuesday were moved to the Ukrainian Ethereum wallet. Due to the current geopolitical conflict and instability between Ukraine and Russia, the Ukrainian President's call for help is more responsive. The call for aid from the President intends to assist the Ukrainian army and support the country to resist...

Dec 16 2021

Sotheby rakes $100 million profit from NFT auctions

While blockchain technology has been with us for the best part of the last decade, 2021 is unarguably the year that saw a widespread adoption of some of the use-cases of the technology like its use in crypto, non-fungible tokens (NFT) and even in decentralized finance (DeFi). One of the earliest traditional auction houses, Sotheby, who jumped into the auctioning of NFTs, in...

Nov 02 2021

CryptoPunk NFT worth over $850,000 sold in error for less than $20,000

Nov 02 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  cryptopunk nft nfts

One lucky trader has just been able to cop one of the most expensive NFTs in the space for less than 5% of its actual price. The NFT in question, CryptoPunk 7557, which is worth at least $850,00 was sold for 4.444 ETH which translates to around $19,400 yesterday. CryptoPunk sells for less than $20,000 CryptoPunk...

Oct 30 2021

NFTs In A Nutshell: A Weekly Review

Massive money moved in NFTs this week. We saw a number of different stories break throughout the week highlighting some big money being spent in the space. Of course, we got our usual dose of new partnerships and eye-catching NFT news, too. As always, we crack open the NFT nutshell every Saturday to give you a bite-sized recap of everything that's happened in...

Oct 29 2021

CryptoPunk NFT sold for over $500 million in suspicious sale

Oct 29 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  cryptopunk cryptopunk nft nft nfts

In what would rank as one of the most expensive sales in the history of NFTs, a CryptoPunk NFT has just been sold for over $500 million, though analysts have begun to raise questions about the legitimacy of the sale. CryptoPunk 9998 sold for over $500 million According to the CryptoPunk...

The $500M CryptoPunk: Why This Record-Breaking NFT Sale Isn’t Quite What It Seems

Oct 29 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  cryptopunk cryptopunks flash loan nft nfts

If you thought CryptoPunk sales were lucrative, one of the most recent Punk sales will certainly catch your eye. There's certainly a lot you can buy with $500 million dollars. Does someone just love the JPEG? While we can never rule it out, there's more than what meets the eye behind this record-shattering NFT sale. Let's take a dive into this transaction and...

Sep 06 2021

Cryptopunk goes mainstream with Hollywood, but Loot could be the next Bandersnatch

Sep 06 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  aave btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

The latest update in the NFT market saw the...

Aug 28 2021

NFTs In A Nutshell: A Weekly Review

Aug 28 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  cryptopunk cryptopunks nft nfts opensea

NFTs shattered records this week as August comes to a close. Dapper Labs is expanding beyond just NBA licensed NFTs. And it feels like it was so long ago that Visa purchased their first CryptoPunk, but it was just early this week. That's how the world turns in the fast-moving landscape of NFTs. Let's recap all of this week's biggest headlines in the...

Aug 23 2021

Breaking: VISA Joins NFT League With CryptoPunk Purchase

Aug 23 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  cryptopunk ethaud ethbkrw ethbrl ethbtc

Visa, the payment processing giant...

Aug 02 2021

Pseudonymous NFT Game Developer Scammed Out Of $1M Worth Of NFTs

Aug 02 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  cryptopunk nft stazie

A rapid rise in popularity has driven up the average price of CryptoPunks NFT by 53 percent in within one week. Its price surged from $87,000 (34 ETH) on July 24 to a huge $135,000 (52 ETH) yesterday. Scammers became hungry as a result of the fervent enthusiasm in the NFT space. An NFT videogame founder, according to reports, has already been a...

Senator Wyden Thinks Crypto Taxation Needs a “Real Solution”

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Jul 08 2021

The First CryptoPunk To Make It’s Way To A Major Museum

Jul 08 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  art bitcoin cryptopunk cryptopunks miami

CryptoPunk 5293 is one of 3,840 female CryptoPunks. Now, 5293 is certainly a one-of-one, in more ways than one. The Punk is now the first NFT to enter a major art museum collection. Miami: A Fitting Destination The CryptoPunk was gifted to Miami's Institute of Contemporary Art...

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