Bitcoin Marketcap

$889B

Gold Marketcap

$10.66T

BTC Settlement Volume (24hr)

$16.43B

BTC Inflation Rate (next 1yr)

1.79%

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KEY MARKETS

24hr change

Bitcoin

$47,231  πŸ“‰

-$439

-0.92%


S&P 500

4,410  πŸ“‰

-64.6

-1.44%


Gold

$1,753  πŸ“‰

-$0.33

-0.02%


Silver

$22.39  πŸ“‰

-$0.5

-2.2%


Euro

$1.1726  πŸ“‰

-$0

-0.34%


Yen

Β₯109.98  πŸ“ˆ

+Β₯0.27

+0.25%


Renminbi (CNY)

Β₯6.4662   

+Β₯0.01

+0.13%


Oil (WTI)

$71.76  πŸ“‰

-$0.7

-0.97%


BITCOIN STATS

Bitcoin Marketcap

$889B


BTC Inflation Rate (next 1yr)

1.79%


% Supply Issued

89.61%


BTC Settlement Volume (24hr)

$16.43B


Real Exchange Volume (24hr)

$4.05B


Active Addresses

1.02M


Mining Reward Value (24hr)

$43.1M


GBTC Premium

-17.49%


MSTR Premium

17.27%


BTC Down From ATH

26.90%


BTC Up From Cycle Low

61.37%


RATES & YIELDS

24hr change

UST 3mo

0.04%  πŸ“ˆ

+0

0%


UST 2yr

0.23%  πŸ“ˆ

+0.02

+9.52%


UST 10yr

1.34%  πŸ“ˆ

+0.03

+2.29%


UST 30yr

1.88%  πŸ“ˆ

+0.01

+0.53%


Fed Funds (EFFR)

0.08%  πŸ“ˆ

+0

0%


US 10yr Breakeven Inflation

2.35%  πŸ“ˆ

+0

0%


Real Rate (10yr)

-1.04%  πŸ“‰

+0.03

+-2.80%


RATIOS

24hr change

Gold:BTC (marketcap)

11.98x   

+0.09

+0.76%


M2:BTC (marketcap)

23.11x   

+0.14

+0.60%


BTC:Oil (price)

658.51x   

+1.82

+0.28%


Gold:Oil (price)

24.43x   

+0.23

+0.96%


US GOVERNMENT STATS

30-day change

Federal Reserve Balance Sheet

$8.45T  πŸ“ˆ

+$106B

+1.27%


M1 Money Supply

$19.40T  πŸ“ˆ

+$134B

+0.69%


M2 Money Supply

$20.53T  πŸ“ˆ

+$146B

+0.71%


BTC ROI

Bitcoin & Traditional Assets ROI (vs USD)

BTC vs Traditional Assets ROI:

 

Bitcoin

Gold

S&P 500

1 year:

+330%

-10%

+32%

2 year:

+360%

+17%

+47%

3 year:

+650%

+45%

+52%

4 year:

+1,079%

+34%

+76%

5 year:

+7,679%

+33%

+106%

6 year:

+20,410%

+54%

+125%

7 year:

+11,600%

+44%

+120%

8 year:

+37,449%

+28%

+157%

9 year:

+377,890%

-1%

+202%

10 year:

+803,441%

-3%

+266%

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

76

1.64%

$47,231

106

2.28%

$40,000

152

3.28%

$30,000

257

5.54%

$20,000

275

5.93%

$10,000

580

12.50%

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

THE BITCOIN LIBRARY

12 Nov 2017 | Arvind Narayanan, Jeremy Clark | Price when published: $6,084 (ROI since: +676%)

Bitcoin's academic pedigree

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The bitcoin white paper, despite the pedigree of many of its ideas, was more novel than most academic research. Moreover, Nakamoto did not care for academic peer review and did not fully connect it to its history. As a result, academics essentially ignored bitcoin for several years. Many academic communities informally argued that Bitcoin could not work, based on theoretical models or experiences with past systems, despite the fact it was working in practice.

We have seen repeatedly that ideas in the research literature can be gradually forgotten or lie unappreciated, especially if they are ahead of their time, even in popular areas of research. Both practitioners and academics would do well to revisit old ideas to glean insights for present systems. Bitcoin was unusual and successful not because it was on the cutting edge of research on any of its components, but because it combined old ideas from many previously unrelated fields.
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Chronology of key ideas found in bitcoin


Figure 1. Chronology of key ideas found in bitcoin.


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