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Chinese bitcoin traders still wield ‘enormous influence’ despite Beijing’s 4-year crypto crackdown

In November 2015, about 92% of bitcoin trading was done with the Chinese currency renminbi, according to data from CryptoCompare, a cryptocurrency data company.

US day trading frenzy eases as investors ‘move on to other things’

US day trading frenzy eases as investors 'move on to other things' ... last month, according to CryptoCompare data compiled by The Block Crypto.

Rise of Crypto Market's Quiet Giants Has Big Market Implications

An influential set of cryptocurrencies is under increasing scrutiny ... About 55% of all Bitcoin purchases are now conducted with Tether, according to researcher CryptoCompare.

Digital assets in exchange-traded products double in February to $44 billion: CryptoCompare

Digital assets under management across exchange-traded products doubled this month to a record $43.9 billion, researcher CryptoCompare said on Friday, underscoring soaring interest in securities that track digital currencies.

Analysis: Cancel your weekends! Bitcoin doesn't rest, and neither can you

Trading volumes across six major cryptocurrency exchanges have been 10% higher at weekends than weekdays in that period, data from researcher CryptoCompare shows.

The European startups making a mint from the bitcoin boom

The London-based data firm CryptoCompare, is another big winner. Its chief executive Charles Hayter tells Sifted that the platform is now onboarding 20 new paying data clients a month.

Crypto trading volumes hit record $68.3 billion on Monday - CryptoCompare

Trading volumes on major cryptocurrency exchanges hit a daily record on Monday of over $68 billion, research showed, highlighting the trading frenzy that has accompanied bitcoin’s charge to an all-time high.

Bitcoin breaks above $20,000 for the first time ever

“This is the domino effect as asset managers tumble their portfolios into bitcoin,” Charles Hayter, CEO of crypto market data provider CryptoCompare, told CNBC.

What Is Bitcoin Worth? There Is Little Consensus in Fragmented Market

Bitcoin enthusiasts agree the digital currency hit a record recently. What they don’t agree on is the level of that milestone or even when it was set.

Bitcoin just hit $17,000 for the first time in almost 3 years

“The gap between the crypto world and traditional financial institutions has closed dramatically,” Charles Hayter, CEO of crypto market data provider CryptoCompare, told CNBC.

Bitcoin prices surge to highest since 2018 — here’s why

“With PayPal’s 346 million users and 26 million merchants this development brings digital assets to the mainstream public in a more meaningful way than anything else we have seen this year,” wrote Charles Hayter, founder and chief executive officer at CryptoCompare.

Grayscale Bitcoin Products Underperform for Month: Report

CryptoCompare reports that Grayscale's exchange-traded products are generally underperforming the market this month. (...) CryptoCompare’s most recent Digital Asset Management Review (...) found that “Grayscale’s products generally underperformed compared to the market.”

Bitcoin’s Bearish September Has Kneecapped Crypto ETP Activity: Report

A CryptoCompare report published Thursday shows volumes for cryptocurrency-based exchange-traded-products (ETPs) have fallen to a fraction of what they were in August.

Singapore Aims to Become Asia’s Benchmark for Bitcoin Pricing

Singapore Exchange Ltd. is creating two new cryptocurrency indexes (...) SGX’s iEdge Bitcoin Index and iEdge Ethereum Index will use inputs from exchanges determined by CryptoCompare, according to the methodology.

Bitcoin’s ‘Most Volatile Day’ Prompts Exchanges to Make Changes

The average daily volume of top derivatives exchanges, including Huobi, BitMex and OkEx, dropped from 30% to nearly 60% between March and April, according to CryptoCompare. Average daily volume on many spot exchanges, including Binance and OkEx, also dropped by at least 10%.

Oil’s Been More Volatile Than Bitcoin for Nearly 2 Months, Data Shows

According to data from CryptoCompare, bitcoin has outshone oil for far longer than just a few days when it comes to price stability.

$14M Bitcoin Fund Gets Listed on Toronto Stock Exchange

The fund tracks the bitcoin (BTC) price using an index feed co-developed by MV Index Solutions (MVIS), a VanEck Europe subsidiary, and cryptocurrency market data provider CryptoCompare.

Bitcoin spikes 23% in one day as investors seek a safe haven in coronavirus chaos

Trading volume at the major cryptocurrency exchanges has exploded this week, with Coinbase, Bitstamp, and Bitfinex combined seeing a 19 percent bump in 24-hour exchange volume, according to data aggregator CryptoCompare.

Intelligence Unit, Nomura Research Launch Crypto Index in Japan

Intelligence Unit (IU) (…) announced its partnership with Nomura Research Institute (NRI) to launch a digital asset index – NRI/IU Crypto-Asset Index – in Japan. (…), also tied with MV Index Solutions and CryptoCompare for utilizing their market and price tracking technologies.

Ripple sells 900 million XRP, xRapid use up 170%

Ripple has recently opted for a new trading volume benchmark, based on data from cryptocurrency index CryptoCompare. Ripple hopes it will be able to better address concerns about “misreported, falsified and inflated reported trading volumes,” and provide more accurate trading figures.

CryptoCompare launches new benchmark for cryptocurrency exchanges, and it shows Coinbase is king

Cryptocurrency data and indices provider CryptoCompare is launching its first cryptocurrency Exchange Benchmark, according to a press release CryptoCompare shared with The Block. The ranking assesses more than 100 active spot exchanges and analyses their reliability.

CryptoCompare Launches Benchmark Rankings for Exchanges

Cryptocurrency data and indices provider CryptoCompare is working to make it easier to spot good, and bad, crypto exchanges.

BitMEX, CryptoCompare and Refinitiv to Jointly Build Real-Time Crypto Futures Dataset

Crypto derivatives platform BitMEX and provider of crypto data CryptoCompare will jointly build a real-time crypto futures dataset.

CryptoCompare CEO: More Tokenisation Will Lead to More Trading

We spoke to Charles Hayter about crypto regulations, bringing institutions to the market and wash trading.

CEO CHAT: Charles Hayter, CryptoCompare

One firm who keeps a close eye on cryptocurrency markets is CryptoCompare. CryptoCompare is the global cryptocurrency market data aggregator bridging the gap between the crypto and institutional markets.

Detailed Report Into The Cryptocurrency Exchange Industry (From CryptoCompare)

We present an in depth report into the cryptocurrency exchange ecosystem. The report was produced by CryptoCompare and uses the CryptoCompare's Aggregate Pricing Index (the CCCAGG) for much of the analysis.

CryptoCompare Study: 85% Of Cryptocurrencies Are Not Decentralized

CryptoCompare in its study appears to have detected some form of deficiencies when it comes to how decentralized cryptocurrencies truly are.

Thomson Reuters Partners With CryptoCompare To Provide Rich Insights Into Cryptocurrency Market

CryptoCompare will now integrate order book and trade data for 50 cryptocurrencies sourced from a wide variety of trusted exchanges into Thomson Reuters financial desktop platform, Eikon.