ether

Cryptoverse: Ether holds its breath for the lean, mean 'merge'

Cryptoverse: Ether holds its breath for the lean, mean ‘merge’

Representations of the Ripple, Bitcoin, Etherum and Litecoin virtual currencies are seen on a PC motherboard in this illustration picture, February 14, 2018. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 28 (Reuters) – Investors in ether and its troubled twin stETH are nervously anticipating a crypto milestone: The merge. …

Cryptoverse: Ether holds its breath for the lean, mean ‘merge’ Read More »

What you need to know about staked ether, the token at the center of crypto's liquidity crisis

What you need to know about staked ether, the token at the center of crypto’s liquidity crisis

Ether is the second-largest cryptocurrency in the world by market value. Jaap Arriens | NurPhoto via Getty Images Another controversial cryptocurrency is causing havoc in the digital asset market — and this time, it’s not a stablecoin. Staked ether, or stETH, is a token that’s supposed to be worth the same as ether. But for …

What you need to know about staked ether, the token at the center of crypto’s liquidity crisis Read More »

A $181M bet on ether is just one layer of crypto's brutal winter

A $181M bet on ether is just one layer of crypto’s brutal winter

This is how markets unwind, and, with blockchains, savvy users can all watch it live as it goes down. Over the last few days, crypto watchers have been captivated by two large wallets that appear to be linked, that contain $181 million in ether (ETH). They also have collateral in loans that are right on …

A $181M bet on ether is just one layer of crypto’s brutal winter Read More »