Mad Crypto: A post-Blockchain Week explainer about bitcoin’s price

Benjamin Friedrich | The Block

Quick Take

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This post first appeared in Frank Chaparro’s weekly column “Mad Crypto,” which is sent to Genesis members’ inbox every Monday morning. 

Despite the surge in bitcoin’s price over the last month, I can happily report that this year’s Blockchain Week was far less focused on speculation and money-making schemes, and far more focused on shining light on the builders, developers, and institutional players of the crypto market.