3iQ Research Group consolidates the top five cryptoasset stories of interest to investment advisors and our investors.

February 2 – February 8, 2021 | North iQ Newsletter VIDEO: RBC Capital Markets Analyst – Apple should enter crypto

February 8, 2021 – Mitch Steves, RBC Capital analyst, says it’s a smart strategy for Apple to enter the crypto business, perhaps by creating a cryptocurrency exchange. Creating a cryptocurrency business could “potentially create $50 to $80 billion in equity value”

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February 2 – February 8, 2021 | North iQ Newsletter ANNOUNCEMENT: Elon Musk’s Tesla reveals a $1.5 billion investment in bitcoin

February 8, 2021 – Bitcoin hit a new all time high on Monday morning after electric car maker Tesla revealed that it has stockpiled more than $1.5 billion US worth of the cryptocurrency, and will soon start accepting it as a form of payment for its products.

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February 2 – February 8, 2021 | North iQ Newsletter NEWS: CME, the world’s largest derivatives exchange, launches Ether futures

February 3, 2021 – Ethereum hit all-time highs on Wednesday, breaking above $1,500, as traders bought the cryptocurrency ahead of the launch of ethereum futures on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange next week.

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February 2 – February 8, 2021 | North iQ Newsletter RESEARCH: The Federal Reserve sees “exciting opportunities” in DeFi

February 5, 2021 – ‘DeFi may potentially contribute to a more robust and transparent financial infrastructure.’ says Fabian Schär as he shares a comprehensive review of DeFi’s architecture, protocols, platforms, opportunities & risks.

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February 2 – February 8, 2021 | North iQ Newsletter OPINION: Will Bitcoin Replace Gold As The Go-To Inflation Hedge In 2021?

February 8, 2021 – During economic downturns, the historical go-to diversifier has always been gold and precious metals. But lately, the meteoric rise of cryptocurrency has sparked interest in it as the inflation hedge of tomorrow and the eventual successor to gold.

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February 2 – February 8, 2021 | North iQ Newsletter VIDEO: Replay 3iQ’s 2021 Bitcoin Trends Webinar

February 4, 2021 – Digital assets & investment experts, Fred Pye and Tom Lombardi hosted an insight-packed webinar last week. They discussed Bitcoin trends, investment thesis and digital assets markets for 2021. Replay the action and share with a friend!

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