Bitcoin Marketcap

$775B

Gold Marketcap

$11.03T

BTC Settlement Volume (24hr)

$10.38B

BTC Inflation Rate (next 1yr)

1.79%

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KEY MARKETS

24hr change

Bitcoin

$41,210  📈

+$2,215

+5.68%


S&P 500

4,396  📉

-2.8

-0.06%


Gold

$1,814  📉

-$1.11

-0.06%


Silver

$25.48  📈

+$0.04

+0.15%


Euro

$1.1867  📈

+$0.00

+0.07%


Yen

¥109.69  📉

-¥0.05

-0.05%


Renminbi (CNY)

¥6.4615   

+¥0.00

0.00%


Oil (WTI)

$73.81  📉

-$0.16

-0.22%


BITCOIN STATS

Bitcoin Marketcap

$775B


BTC Inflation Rate (next 1yr)

1.79%


% Supply Issued

89.38%


BTC Settlement Volume (24hr)

$10.38B


Real Exchange Volume (24hr)

$6.68B


Active Addresses

841,162


Mining Reward Value (24hr)

$37.8M


GBTC Premium

-6.72%


MSTR Premium

39.08%


BTC Down From ATH

36.12%


BTC Up From Cycle Low

41.45%


RATES & YIELDS

24hr change

UST 3mo

0.06%  📈

+0.01

+20.00%


UST 2yr

0.20%  📈

+0

0%


UST 10yr

1.26%  📈

+0.01

+0.80%


UST 30yr

1.90%  📈

+0.01

+0.53%


Fed Funds (EFFR)

0.10%  📈

+0

0%


US 10yr Breakeven Inflation

2.40%  📉

-0.03

-1.23%


Real Rate (10yr)

-1.17%  📈

-0.01

-0.86%


RATIOS

24hr change

Gold:BTC (marketcap)

14.25x   

-0.81

-5.37%


M2:BTC (marketcap)

26.34x   

-1.51

-5.41%


BTC:Oil (price)

559.39x   

+32.18

+6.10%


Gold:Oil (price)

24.57x   

+0.04

+0.16%


US GOVERNMENT STATS

30-day change

Federal Reserve Balance Sheet

$8.22T  📈

+$143B

+1.77%


M1 Money Supply

$19.27T  📈

+$46.40B

+0.24%


M2 Money Supply

$20.39T  📈

+$18.80B

+0.09%


BTC ROI

Bitcoin & Traditional Assets ROI (vs USD)

BTC vs Traditional Assets ROI:

 

Bitcoin

Gold

S&P 500

1 year:

+268%

-8%

+34%

2 year:

+293%

+24%

+48%

3 year:

+438%

+48%

+56%

4 year:

+1,417%

+42%

+77%

5 year:

+6,633%

+34%

+102%

6 year:

+14,559%

+66%

+109%

7 year:

+6,916%

+41%

+127%

8 year:

+42,961%

+39%

+157%

9 year:

+381,385%

+14%

+219%

10 year:

+413,018%

+9%

+250%

Data Source: Messari.io, bitcoincharts.com

What is it: This shows bitcoin's ROI vs other potential inflation hedge assets.

Why it matters: As with the historical bitcoin price table, we see bitcoin's extreme outperformance vs other assets here as well. Bitcoin's relatively small size, plus fundamental properties, yield extreme outperformance when even relatively small funds-flows find their way to BTC.

BTC DAYS ABOVE PRICE

Bitcoin Price Closing History by Level

Days Bitcoin Closed Above:

Price

Days Above

% of Bitcoin's Life

$50,000

73

1.59%

$41,209

101

2.20%

$40,000

108

2.35%

$30,000

209

4.55%

$20,000

227

4.94%

$10,000

532

11.59%

Data Sources: Messari.io, bitcoincharts.com

What is it: This the number of days in which bitcoin "closed" (trading level at midnight UTC) above various price levels.

Why it matters: This can give a sense of where bitcoin is currently trading relative to past cycles.

SHARPE 5yr

DOUBLING TIME

MicroStrategy to Pay Board Members in Bitcoin


 

In an SEC filing dated today, MicroStrategy noted that: "Going forward, non-employee directors will receive all fees for their service on the Company’s Board in bitcoin instead of cash."


The filing elaborates on both the reasoning behind this decision, as well as the implementation:

In approving bitcoin as a form of compensation for Board service, the Board cited its commitment to bitcoin given its ability to serve as a store of value, supported by a robust and public open-source architecture, untethered to sovereign monetary policy. Under this modified arrangement, the amount of Board fees payable to non-employee directors remains unchanged and will be nominally denominated in USD. At the time of payment, the fees will be converted from USD into bitcoin by the payment processor and then deposited into the digital wallet of the applicable non-employee director.

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Bitcoin reminds me of gold when I first got into the business in 1976

- Paul Tudor Jones, Hedge Fund Manager

Frankly, if the gold bet works, the bitcoin bet will probably work better

- Stanley Druckenmiller - hedge fund manager

Bitcoin is a technological tour de force

- Bill Gates, Founder - Microsoft

[people] use [bitcoin] more as an alternative to gold. It’s a speculative store of value.

- Jerome Powell, Federal Reserve Chairman

There are 3 eras of currency: commodity based, politically based, and now, math based.

- Chris Dixon - Tech Investor, A16Z

Bitcoin may be the TCP/IP of money.

- Paul Buchheit - Gmail Creator

If they become widely accepted, virtual currencies could have a substitution effect on central bank money.

- European Central Bank - 2012

Bitcoin is Gold 2.0, a huge, huge deal.

- Chamath Palihapitiya - Founder & CEO Social Capital

I think every major bank, every major investment bank, every major high net worth firm is going to eventually have some exposure to bitcoin or what’s like it

- Bill Miller - Former Chainman & CIO, Legg Mason Capital

Bitcoin is money, everything else is credit.

- JP Morgan - 1912

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