Binance Market Update (2022-03-17)
The global cryptocurrency market cap now stands at $1.83T, up by 1.32% over the last day, according to CoinMarketCap data.
Bitcoin (BTC) has been trading between $40,522 and $41,488 over the past 24 hours. As of 08:00 PM (UTC) today, BTC is trading at $40,866, up by 0.03%.
Most major cryptocurrencies by market cap are trading mixed. Market outperformers include APE, GMT, and CELO, up by 676%, 42%, and 19%, respectively.
Top stories of the day:
- Spotify posts Web3 and NFT digital collectables job ads - FTSpotify has posted two job ads, searching for new employees to work on the early-stage projects related to “Web3”, the Financial Times reported.
- Yuga Labs launches ApeCoin (APE)Yuga Labs, the creators behind the non-fungible token collection Bored Ape Yacht Club, announced via their Twitter on Wednesday that it had launched the ApeCoin token, which would become the primary token for the BAYC ecosystem.
- BAYC floor price soars over 100 ETH following ApeCoin announcementThe floor price of BAYC soared by double-digits following an announcement for an upcoming native token of the popular NFT project.
- MetaMask to launch its own token and DAOMetaMask is officially launching its own token, as confirmed by Consensys CEO Joseph Lubin. The team will also reportedly launch a DAO to fund the wallet's development.
- Ghana plans to launch CBDC, inclusiveness a major factorThe bank proposed the usage of hardware wallets and other devices with the eCedi in a released design document.
- Token linked to Bored Ape Yacht Club launchesJust days after BAYC parent company Yuga Labs acquired the IP for CryptoPunks, NFT's main product is getting its own token and DAO.
- Ukraine's Zelensky signs virtual assets bill into law, legalizing CryptoUkraine has received $100 million in crypto donations during its war with Russia.
- Riot Blockchain sees 2022 as year of consolidation in Bitcoin mining sectorThe Colorado-based miner beat analysts' estimates for 2021 sales due to a higher company hashrate and bitcoin price.
- ETH: $2826 (+2.74%)
- BNB: $389.6 (+1.64%)
- XRP: $0.7968 (+1.32%)
- LUNA: $87.82 (-1.70%)
- SOL: $90.95 (+5.92%)
- ADA: $0.839 (+1.70%)
- AVAX: $79.81 (+8.45%)
- DOT: $18.87 (+1.51%)
- DOGE: $0.117 (+0.95%)
- SHIB: $0.00002232 (-0.31%)
Top gainers on Binance:
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