The Week In #Bitcoin
: 5 Must-Watch Events
1. Ripple’s Victory Lap In NYC
This week sees #Ripple
hosting “The Proper Party” on September 29 (Friday) in New York City. The event celebrates Ripple’s recent win against the US SEC where XRP was declared not a security
#2 Bitcoin ETF And Crypto Regulation: Gensler’s Grilling On Capitol Hill
On the regulatory front, SEC Chair Gary Gensler is bracing for another round of rigorous scrutiny. Scheduled to appear before the House Financial Services Committee on September 27 (Wednesday) at 10 am ET, Gensler’s perspectives on crypto regulatory frameworks are set to be rigorously examined
#3 Chainlink’s SmartCon Buzz
Chainlink’s price has surged by 10.4% in the past week, likely spurred by the upcoming SmartCon event set to commence on October 2. This major conference is expected to feature prominent speakers from leading firms including Google, Swift, State Street, IBM, BBVA, Ethereum Foundation, and Alchemy.
#4 Arbitrum Odyssey
network’s innovative 7-week initiative, “Arbitrum Odyssey”, is set to return on September 26th (Tuesday). Designed to boost user engagement, participants are rewarded with NFT badges and have an increased chance of landing an Arbitrum (ARB) airdrop.
#5 US Macro Events
While the Bitcoin and crypto world is abuzz, the broader economic landscape isn’t dormant. This week will witness a barrage of US macro events. Among the headliners are the Consumer Confidence and Building Permits/New Home Sales data releases on Tuesday.