Bitcoin
BTC$22 994.25

-3.54%

Ethereum
ETH$1 687.91

-5.10%

Tether
USDT$1.000205

0%

USD Coin
USDC$1.000033

0.02%

Binance Coin
BNB$322.84

-0.68%

Binance USD
BUSD$1.000068

0%

Institutions turn bearish on ETH as record $50M exits Ether investment products


29 Jun 2021

#Ethereum

Ether investment products have suffered record outflows this past week, while Bitcoin flows have begun to stabilize. Ethereum investment products have experienced a record outflow of $50 million this past week, signaling bearish sentiment among institutional investors.

According to the CoinShares' “Digital Asset Fund Flows Weekly” report, Ether products have now experienced outflows for three consecutive weeks, with $64.3 million leaving the sector since the week ending June 6.

Despite the drawdowns, $943 million has flowed into Ether investment products since the start of 2021. The crypto investment product sector saw outflows overall for the fourth consecutive week, with $44 million exiting the sector over the past seven days. The report estimates that $313 million has been withdrawn from institutional crypto products since mid-May.

While crypto products saw outflows broadly this past week, Ether experienced the largest exodus of capital, with Bitcoin outflows slowing to $1.3 million — down from $89 million for the previous week. There have now been seven consecutive weeks of BTC outflows since early May. Some funds saw minor inflows to their Bitcoin products, including Grayscale, suggesting mixed sentiment amongst investors regarding BTC.

CoinShares also noted that multi-assets have continued to defy the trend by again posting weekly inflows, stating:

“Multi-digital asset investment products continued to buck the negative trend with inflows of US$6m last week, suggesting that investors continue to favour digital assets but are keen to diversify.”

Exposure to institutional crypto investment products reached record levels during the height of the bull market earlier this year, however, investors have been taking profits during the downturn. The second and third largest crypto asset managers, CoinShares and 3iQ, had the highest total outflows of assets with $56.4 million and $27.1 million for the week respectively. Industry leader, Grayscale, remained relatively stable with a minor inflow of $1.3 million for the week.

Ethereum investment products had been outperforming Bitcoin in recent months — with Ether products experiencing inflows while BTC products suffered drawdowns less than one month ago — but the institutional appetite for the world’s second-largest crypto asset appears to be waning.

At the time of writing, ETH prices were trading up 8.5% on the day at $2,135, while BTC was changing hands for $34,900 after gaining 1.8% over the past 24 hours, according to CoinGecko.


Related

Influencers Talk about a Very Long Crypto Spring
Influencers Talk about a Very Long Crypto Spring
Ethereum's bearish U-turn? ETH price momentum fades after $1.6K rejection
Ethereum's bearish U-turn? ETH price momentum fades after $1.6K rejection
Ether price stalls at $1,630 after gaining 50% in under a week
Ether price stalls at $1,630 after gaining 50% in under a week
Institutional investor sentiment about ETH improves as Merge approaches
Institutional investor sentiment about ETH improves as Merge approaches
Bitcoin and Ethereum: More Upside
Bitcoin and Ethereum: More Upside
Cryptocurrencies: Run or Wait?
Cryptocurrencies: Run or Wait?
MultiBank Group Leverages Its Power to Increase Global Crypto Adoption
MultiBank Group Leverages Its Power to Increase Global Crypto Adoption
Bitcoin and Ether reached two of three bears' targets
Bitcoin and Ether reached two of three bears' targets
Ethereum double Doji pattern hints at a 50% ETH price rally by September
Ethereum double Doji pattern hints at a 50% ETH price rally by September

Top Cryptocurrencies with Price Predictions

# Crypto Prediction Accuracy CVIX Price 24h 7d Market Cap 7d price change
1 Bitcoin (BTC) BTC Bitcoin predictions 78.4% 35 $22 994.25 -3.54% 0.01% $439 591 538 662 BTC 7 days price change
2 Ethereum (ETH) ETH Ethereum predictions 68.8% 68 $1 687.91 -5.10% 3.56% $205 761 571 724 ETH 7 days price change
3 Tether (USDT) USDT Tether predictions 95.6% 1 $1.000205 0% 0% $66 531 586 544 USDT 7 days price change
4 USD Coin (USDC) USDC USD Coin predictions 96% 1 $1.000033 0.02% -0.01% $54 021 851 086 USDC 7 days price change
5 Binance Coin (BNB) BNB Binance Coin predictions 71.2% 62 $322.84 -0.68% 11.75% $52 086 335 344 BNB 7 days price change
6 Binance USD (BUSD) BUSD Binance USD predictions 95.2% 1 $1.000068 0% 0.01% $17 752 502 175 BUSD 7 days price change
7 XRP (XRP) XRP XRP predictions 77.6% 36 $0.363424 -3.65% -1.50% $17 569 045 535 XRP 7 days price change
8 Cardano (ADA) ADA Cardano predictions 72% 50 $0.511389 -4.25% 1.61% $17 253 774 183 ADA 7 days price change
9 Solana (SOL) SOL Solana predictions 73.6% 44 $39.74 -6.33% 3.54% $13 844 600 613 SOL 7 days price change
10 Lido stETH (STETH) STETH Lido stETH predictions 93.6% 1 $2 941.39 -0.40% -3.32% $10 258 752 564 STETH 7 days price change
11 Polkadot (DOT) DOT Polkadot predictions 68.8% 62 $8.71 -4.69% 9.10% $9 626 327 113 DOT 7 days price change
12 HEX (HEX) HEX HEX predictions 64.8% 70 $0.054592 -1.19% 18.95% $9 466 937 752 HEX 7 days price change
13 Dogecoin (DOGE) DOGE Dogecoin predictions 81.6% 28 $0.068228 -6.49% 1.79% $9 051 914 563 DOGE 7 days price change
14 Avalanche (AVAX) AVAX Avalanche predictions 70.4% 55 $27.42 -3.30% 17.24% $7 814 089 843 AVAX 7 days price change
15 Dai (DAI) DAI Dai predictions 92% 1 $0.999863 0.05% 0.03% $7 525 054 582 DAI 7 days price change

Be the first to receive Cryptocurrency Price Predictions and Forecasts daily

Get cryptocurrency price predictions, forecasts with analysis and news right to your inbox.

© 2015-2022 Crypto-Rating.com

The usage of this website constitutes acceptance of the following legal information. Any contracts of financial instruments offered to conclude bear high risks and may result in the full loss of the deposited funds. Prior to making transactions one should get acquainted with the risks to which they relate. All the information featured on the website, including information about the cryptocurrencies and bitcoin is intended solely for informational purposes, is not a means of advertising them, and doesn't imply direct instructions for investing. Crypto Rating shall not be liable for any loss, including unlimited loss of funds, which may arise directly or indirectly from the usage of this information. The editorial staff of the website does not bear any responsibility whatsoever for the content of the comments or reviews made by the site users about cryptocurrencies. The entire responsibility for the contents rests with the authors. Reprint of the materials is available only with the permission of the editorial staff.