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Cryptocurrency

JPMorgan is bullish on crypto staking ahead of ETH 2.0

Analysts at US bank JPMorgan foresee staking to become a multi-billion market as environmental concerns come into play for top cryptos like Bitcoin, they wrote in a recent report to clients. The team, however, pointed out Ethereum’s upcoming ETH 2.0, the shift to a proof-of-stake consensus design (away from the current proof-of-work design), would jumpstart […]Read More

Blockchain

Coinbase Opens Waitlist for Ethereum 2.0 Staking

Coinbase’s waitlist for Ethereum 2.0 staking is live. Per a press release shared with CoinDesk, Coinbase customers can now sign up to stake their ETH into the Beacon Chain smart contract, the coordinator and bridge between the old Ethereum and Ethereum 2.0, the network’s momentous migration to a proof-of-stake network. This upgrade will do away […]Read More

Blockchain

Lido Protocol Does Eth 2.0 Staking but With a DeFi

There’s a decentralized autonomous organization (DAO) that lets ETH holders back Ethereum 2.0 without losing liquidity, and it wants to give its participants a vote. Until Feb. 12, ETH holders have a chance to earn some of the governance token for Lido, a new decentralized finance (DeFi) and staking protocol. There will be other opportunities […]Read More

Ethereum

Why Staking Crypto such as TRX, KAVA and more is

In brief: The Coronavirus crash of mid-March has resulted in a lot of crypto traders being cautious.  The dominance of stablecoins is proof that they are waiting for favorable crypto conditions to get back to trading.  Staking crypto on the various exchanges has provided an alternative to trading and/or storing value in stablecoins.  The Bitcoin […]Read More

Blockchain

Valid Points: A Year in Review by Your Eth 2.0

In less than 48 hours, 2020 will be behind us.  It almost seems too big a task to recount all that has happened in this world, in this industry and in our own personal lives but our colleague Brad Keoun, editor of CoinDesk’s daily cryptocurrency markets newsletter, First Mover, offers an excellent start to summarizing  […]Read More