Hodler’s Digest, Aug. 29-Sept. 4

[ad_1] Coming every Saturday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link.Top Stories This WeekNigeria’s central bank partners with fintech firm Bitt Inc. for CBDC rolloutCentral bank digital currencies, or CBDCs,  which some have described as the spawn of Satan,

Gold, bond portfolios are ‘naked’ without Bitcoin, Bloomberg strategist asserts

[ad_1] What is protecting an investment portfolio from potential stock market volatility? As per Bloomberg Intelligence's Mike McGlone, a merged exposure of Bitcoin (BTC), gold, and government bonds.The senior commodity strategist, who sees BTC heading to $100,000, pitted derivatives in a new report representing the three safe-haven assets against the performance of the S&P 500 index, finding that the trio has been outperforming the benchmark Wall Street index at least since the

Bloomberg senior strategist calls Bitcoin a global reserve asset on the path to $100K

[ad_1] Bloomberg’s senior commodity strategist Mike McGlone has doubled down on call for six-figure Bitcoin (BTC), arguing that the first-born cryptocurrency is well on its way to becoming a global reserve asset that complements the United States dollar. The September edition of Bloomberg’s Crypto Outlook called $100,000 BTC and $5,000 Ether (ETH) the “path of least resistance” after the two assets survived a more than 50% correction through the summer. “Crypto-assets

Dreading September? Bitcoin price hopes to break the slump trend

[ad_1] Bitcoin (BTC) has been struggling to break the $50,000 mark for over 10 days now. However, on Sept. 2, the premium cryptocurrency briefly surpassed the milestone, sending positive ripples across the market. Since then, the token has dropped below the mark to trade in the $49,000 range before rebounding to hit the $50,000 mark yet again on Sept. 3.As Bitcoin often behaves in a cyclical pattern, a look at

Building the Metaverse without bias

[ad_1] While the COVID-19 pandemic decimated certain industries like tourism and retail, other entirely new industries have emerged. Two years ago, the concept of a “metaverse” was virtually unknown. Today, the term is trending everywhere online, with new companies and funds entering the space every week — billions of dollars have already been poured into this industry. Just last week, Mark Zuckerberg announced that Facebook will become a metaverse company.Meanwhile,

Time to rotate! Data suggests traders are shifting from NFTs to DeFi

[ad_1] An important part of preserving investing profits is knowing when an asset or sector is showing signs of exhaustion and when a sector rotation is underway. This is especially important in the rapidly moving cryptocurrency markets, which can change direction in a heartbeat and turn crypto millionaires into depressed bag holders. Most investors know that the nonfungible token (NFT) sector has been on fire since July, and as CryptoPunks, Mutant