Markets Daily

Markets Daily

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Tune in as Coindesk Podcasts’ Editor Adam B. Levine and Senior Markets Reporter Brad Keoun run down recent action in the markets, and some of the most important, recent industry development.


Crypto News Roundup for January 17th, 2020
Jan 17 • 6 min
Join CoinDesk Podcast Editor Adam B. Levine and Senior Markets Reporter Brad Keoun for a daily, time saving rundown of top news impacting crypto markets today.
Crypto News Roundup for January 16th, 2020
Jan 16 • 7 min
Jerseys on the blockchain? One basketball team is running a crypto auction to give fans a fun option. Plus we talk about Asian exchange expansion and the pricing outlooks for the next 24 hours.
Crypto News Roundup for January 15th, 2020
Jan 15 • 8 min
With the price of bitcoin now up an astounding 23% so far in the first half of 2020, Markets Daily is back with the stories moving todays markets.
Crypto News Roundup for January 14th, 2020
Jan 14 • 8 min
With the bitcoin price up more than 6% in the last 24 hours, Markets Daily is back with news and commentary.
China Moving Closer to Digital Yuan Launch| January 13th 2020
Jan 13 • 8 min
Markets Daily is back with the most important news impacting crypto markets today.
Basketball’s First Celebrity Token Shoots for Monday Launch | January 10th, 2020
Jan 10 • 10 min
After years of discussion it looks like on Monday we’ll see our first high profile, professional athlete linked securitized token offering. Markets Daily is back with the story and what it means.
The Nakamoto.com Debacle | January 9th, 2019
Jan 9 • 10 min
After a dramatic start to 2020, bitcoin is down today for the second straight day. Markets Daily is back with the news moving markets over the last 24 hours, plus a look at Nakamoto.com’s troubled launch and how it relates to Bitcoin Maximalism.
Geopolitical Impacts and Cars Paying Cars With Crypto? | January 8th, 2020
Jan 8 • 11 min
Cars paying cars? With geopolitical events reverberating and bitcoin continuing its upward trend, CoinDesk’s Markets Daily is back with news and analysis.
Are Governments Feeling the FOMO? | January 7th, 2020
Jan 7 • 10 min
With bitcoin setting a blistering pace for 2020, Markets Daily is back with all the news that matters, plus a look at several stories on the escalating, global interest in blockchain by governments.
Who Should Be Allowed to Invest?| January 6th, 2020
Jan 6 • 14 min
With bitcoin rising for the fourth straight day, up about 10 percent from Friday’s lows, its CoinDesk’s Markets Daily for todays essential update.
Bitcoin Bouncing After US Airstrike in Iraq | January 3rd, 2020
Jan 3 • 9 min
Bitcoin is bouncing as geopolitical tensions heating up following US confirmation of a high profile drone strike in Iraq.
Central Bank Digital Currencies and US Dollar Dominance in 2020 | January 2nd, 2020
Jan 2 • 13 min
With 2019 vanishing in the rear view mirror, Markets Daily is back for an insightful look into the trends that are already shaping this new decade.
Ode to Satoshi | Jan 1st, 2020 Holiday Episode
Jan 1 • 3 min
On today’s holiday episode of Markets Daily, we celebrate the new year with a classic song from the early days of bitcoin, written and performed by John Barrett.
DeFi? | Dec 31st, 2019 Holiday Episode
Dec 31, 2019 • 3 min
On today’s holiday episode, we’ll define and demystify the blockchain term “DeFi”
Hot Wallets and Cold Storage? | Dec 30th, 2019 Holiday Episode
Dec 30, 2019 • 2 min
On today’s holiday episode, we’ll define and demystify the blockchain concepts of “Hot Wallets” and “Cold Storage”
Smart Contracts? | Dec 27th, 2019 Holiday Episode
Dec 27, 2019 • 2 min
On today’s holiday episode, we’ll quickly define and demystify the blockchain term “Smart Contract”
HODL? | Dec 26th, 2019 Holiday Episode
Dec 26, 2019 • 3 min
On today’s holiday episode of Markets Daily, we’ll define and demystify the blockchain term “ HODL”
It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Bitcoin | Dec 25th, 2019 Holiday Episode
Dec 25, 2019 • 2 min
On today’s holiday episode of Markets Daily, we’re joined by Santa Clause for a bitcoin holiday classic.
Get Yourself a Little Bit of Bitcoin | Dec 24th, 2019 Holiday Episode
Dec 24, 2019 • 2 min
On today’s holiday episode of Markets Daily, we’re joined by John Barrett for a holiday classic.
What’s a Satoshi? | Dec 23rd, 2019 Holiday Episode
Dec 23, 2019 • 3 min
On today’s holiday episode of Markets Daily, we take a look at the term “Satoshi”, it’s origin, what it means and why it matters.
Defeating the ‘Domination’ of the US Dollar | December 20th, 2019
Dec 20, 2019 • 10 min
With bitcoin seemingly back to ‘normal’, Iran and Myanmar are talking about a sanction busting ‘Muslim’ cryptocurrency. We take a moment to look at historical adoption over time, and how it might apply to national cryptocurrencies.
Bullish Bitcoin Dreams and a 2019 to Remember | December 19, 2019
Dec 19, 2019 • 11 min
With bitcoin spiking up 10% and the rest of the market following, we’re talking market action, new Federal Reserve comments, the challenges of exchange and CoinDesk’s annual most influential list…
Hello, Bears! Bitcoin Hovers On the Edge of Support Price | December 18, 2019
Dec 18, 2019 • 10 min
The bears are running as bitcoin brushes against $6,500 while cryptomining malware falls in popularity. This is CoinDesk Markets Daily, a podcast featuring Adam B. Levine and Brad Keoun.
Another Chainalysis Bombshell, Plus a ‘Long’ Squeeze? | December 17th, 2019
Dec 17, 2019 • 12 min
After a brief overnight recovery, bitcoin is getting battered along with the rest of the sector, but how much lower can we go? Then, we go deep on the recent Chainalysis report, and two major companies throwing their weight behind ‘Blockchain Gaming’.
Blockchain Already Being Used in Chinese Courts | December 16th, 2019
Dec 16, 2019 • 10 min
With markets down again, we’re talking one of the biggest real world use-cases for blockchain for certifying evidence in legal cases, which doesn’t require scaling at all…
Russian Drugs and the Most Illegal ICO Ever? | December 13, 2019
Dec 13, 2019 • 13 min
With bitcoin recovering after four straight days of decline, we’re talking about what may be the most illegal ICO ever, tokens for Mongolian taxi fares, Bitmain’s Texas hedge, and one “suicidal” startups surprising success…
Billion Dollar Returns Removed from Libra White Paper | December 12th, 2019
Dec 12, 2019 • 11 min
With markets continuing their decline, we’re hunting for billion dollar returns and the Libra Investment Token in a major revision to the Libra white paper.
ECB and Nike are Thinking with Tokens | December 11th, 2019
Dec 11, 2019 • 12 min
With markets continuing their slide, today we’re looking at NIke’s recent tokenized shoe patent and the ECB’s digital currency discussions. Later, we’re joined by CoinDesk analyst Galen Moore for some insight into exchange fees, token listings and more…
New Data on How Bitcoin Diversification Is Helping Traditional Portfolios | December 10th, 2019
Dec 10, 2019 • 13 min
With the market set for another down day, we’re talking new data on Bitcoin diversification for traditional portfolios, taking a look at shifting tactics in the mining hardware industry, traditional bonds issued, then redeemed on the Ethereum blockchain,…
2020 Could See First Central Bank Digital Currencies | December 9th, 2019
Dec 9, 2019 • 11 min
With today’s markets mostly down, we’re talking bitcoin’s first golden cross in more than three years, “Central Bank Digital Currencies”, and a behind the scenes look at troubled chat ICO Telegram, courtesy of the SEC.
Planning a Run on “Bitcoin Banks”? | December 6th, 2019
Dec 6, 2019 • 11 min
With markets mixed but mostly down, we’re looking at Deutchebank’s 2030 crypto call, the movement encouraging an annual cryptocurrency exchange “bank run”, and Enjin’s Microsoft-fueled rally
Casualties Ahead in the Cryptocurrency Mining Arms Race | December 5th, 2019
Dec 5, 2019 • 11 min
On another down day, we’re talking U.S. warnings on digital assets, a brief history of troubled but systemically important stablecoin “Tether” with Sebastian Sinclair, and a look at the arms-race in blockchain mining technology.
Is Bitcoin Market Manipulation Profitable? | December 4th 2019
Dec 4, 2019 • 12 min
With markets recovering, we take a look at Bitcoins’ recent behavior and wonder whether it’s still a safe haven? Later, we’re joined by Galen Moore for quick discussion on alleged bitcoin market manipulation…
China Picking Winners, the Regulator Shuffle and Stolen ETH on the Move | Dec 3rd, 2019
Dec 3, 2019 • 10 min
This time we’re talking winners and losers in China’s increasingly top-down crypto industry, the implications behind former CFTC chairman Giancarlo’s just-announced move to white-shoe law firm Willkie Farr & Gallagher, and more.
SDNY Alleges North Korean Conspiracy and Top Exchange Hacks of 2019 | December 2nd, 2019
Dec 2, 2019 • 10 min
This time we’re talking crypto and traditional market, an ethereum developer in hot water after alleged sanction busting, and a look at this years biggest exchange hacks…
UpBit Hack Reactions & Crypto Liquidity Insights | Nov 27, 2019
Nov 27, 2019 • 11 min
On today’s episode, we’re talking markets reaction to UpBit exchange hack, crypto liquidity and VeChain’s november rally…
Tokenization Challenges and Another Tether Lawsuit | Nov 26, 2019
Nov 26, 2019 • 11 min
On Today’s episode, we’re talking Bitcoin’s Bearish Juncture, Tokenization Troubles, and new allegations filed against Stablecoin Tether
Bitcoin ETF Bias, and Chinese Confusion | November 25 2019
Nov 25, 2019 • 10 min
On Today’s episode, we’re talking Bitcoin’s Bounce, ETF Arguments, and Tokens from China,
Crypto Markets Crushed! | #1 November 22nd, 2019
Nov 22, 2019 • 10 min
On Today’s episode, we’re talking Binance Raid Confusion, Security Token Mining Challenges and Tezos Outperforming