Switzerland’s national post office website was overloaded last week when it offered an exclusive postage stamp (above) linked to an NFT

Published December 2nd on Substack

The last two weeks included two highly volatile days for the Bitcoin markets. On Saturday November 27th Bitcoin dropped from around $59,000 by almost $6,000 to a low of $53,600, though the drop triggered only $0.3B in futures liquidations.

Leap of Faith by Dangiuz was the highest selling art NFT in the last 30 days, awarding the seller 66 ETH or $277,100

Welcome back to Efficient Frontier’s biweekly newsletter!
This time we look into the Ethereum Foundation’s $ETH selling and share our market overview including 4 reasons Bitcoin’s bull market may still have room to go

Published November 22nd on Substack

History of the Ethereum Foundation $ETH sales

On November 11th, news broke of the Ethereum Foundation’s selling of…

We sat down with ¾ of Efficient Frontier’s tech team leaders: CTO Alon Elmaliah, Head of Product Shai Kritz and Head of DeFi Engineering Roman Kagan, to hear their insights on the tech developments in crypto in 2021 and their 2022 outlook.

Biggest trends in 2021

Roman: The growth of new blockchains and L2s

Published November 8th on Substack

Waiting for volatility

After breaking out to new highs 20 days ago, Bitcoin is close to breaking out again, as we’re writing.

In the previous 19 days, two extremely short bursts of volatility occurred on October 28th and November 3rd, in each occasion a 1–2 minute sharp drop…

Published October 22nd on Substack

Record prices without the euphoria

This Tuesday, Bitcoin’s price soared to $66,888, with little public excitement. Social metrics aren’t anything to write home about, yet.

Social media activity and search volume is still lower than it was in April, despite Bitcoin’s price record:

Above: Weekly twitter followers of Crypto Exchanges, Google search volume for Bitcoin, Ethereum and Coinbase, New weekly Crypto Subreddit subscribers and Tweet volume on Bitcoin and Ethereum. Source: The block

Who’s been buying Bitcoin in the last…

We are happy to announce Roman Kagan as Efficient Frontier’s Head of DeFi Engineering, as we expand into new protocols and grow volumes and research in and around DeFi.

“Efficient Frontier is a top leader in digital assets trading. I’m excited to lead an innovative team in this new domain…

Efficient Frontier is proud to announce today that leading crypto-players, including the blockchain gaming powerhouse Animoca Brands, Kyber Ventures, ICON Foundation, the leading ZK proof blockchain firm Starkware, INX, Hillrise Ventures, BitMart and Cadenza Ventures, have joined Alameda Research in an eight-figure funding round.

Efficient Frontier, founded in 2018 and…

Record prices without the euphoria

This Tuesday, Bitcoin’s price soared to $66,888, with little public excitement. Social metrics aren’t anything to write home about, yet.

Social media activity and search volume is still lower than it was in April, despite Bitcoin’s price record:

Above: Weekly twitter followers of Crypto Exchanges, Google search volume for Bitcoin, Ethereum and Coinbase, New weekly Crypto Subreddit subscribers and Tweet volume on Bitcoin and Ethereum. Source: The block

Who’s been buying Bitcoin in the last two weeks, then? Industry insiders…

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