VanEck Report Says Bitcoin Less Volatile Than Many Stocks
Bitcoin might be less volatile than some stocks, a study by VanEck shows.
What Happened: Investment management firm VanEck published a research paper on Friday comparing Bitcoin volatility to stock volatility.
Volatility of the cryptocurrency has been linked to regulations, “sensitivity to small total market size,” and “limited penetration in mainstream stock and capital markets,” wrote the author of the paper, Gabor Gurbacs, VanEck’s director of digital assets strategy.
But, according to the paper, 145 stocks in the S&P 500 have had more price fluctuations year-to-date than the …