“This has everything to do with traditional excess leverage, greed, lack of transparency, and in some cases outright fraud. All the focus has been on venues and traders, and very little on the underlying technology, there has not been a rebunk of the promise of that technology.”

Jakob Palmstierna, CEO, GSR - Financial Times Summit

“Little has changed with the fundamental case for bitcoin, but the surrounding macro environment has changed immensely. This rally is more about market participants starting to take the threat of US dollar weakness more seriously.”

Richard Rosenblum, Co-Founder, GSR.