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

May 12 – May 18, 2021 | North iQ Newsletter COINSHARES: A Closer Look at the Environmental Impact of Bitcoin Mining

March 30, 2021 – “(bitcoin) miners take otherwise wasted energy off the hands of overproducing dams, improving their economics while securing Bitcoin.”

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May 12 – May 18, 2021 | North iQ Newsletter HARVARD: How Much Energy Does Bitcoin Actually Consume?

May 5, 2021 – “It’s important to understand that many environmental concerns are exaggerated or based on flawed assumptions or misunderstandings” – Nic Carter.

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May 12 – May 18, 2021 | North iQ Newsletter WHARTON: DeFi Beyond the Hype

May, 2021 – “DeFi will ultimately succeed or fail based on whether it can fulfill its promise of financial services that are open, trust-minimized, and non-custodial, yet still trustworthy.”

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May 12 – May 18, 2021 | North iQ Newsletter NYDIG: Bitcoin’s History, Design, and Development

May, 2021 – This document is intended to describe Bitcoin’s history, design, and development in terms that can be understood by all.

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May 12 – May 18, 2021 | North iQ Newsletter REUTERS: EBay allows NFT sale on platform

May 11, 2021 – Ebay allowed the sale of non-fungible tokens (NFT) for digital collectibles, the first e-commerce company to tap into the recent frenzy.

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May 12 – May 18, 2021 | North iQ Newsletter NYT: The Untold Story of the NFT Boom

May 12, 2021 – “Artists of all kinds are figuring out how to monetize and price their audience and their fandom” – Colin Goltra.

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