Most of the largest cryptocurrencies were up during morning trading on Wednesday, with Litecoin
seeing the biggest change, jumping 14.04% to $78.79.
On the other hand, Ripple
posted the only drop, falling 0.61% to 37 cents.
In crypto-related company news, shares of Coinbase Global Inc.
increased 1.52% to $44.05, while MicroStrategy Inc.
climbed 2.67% to $171.54. Riot Blockchain Inc.
shares rose 4.01% to $4.15, and shares of Marathon Digital Holdings Inc.
rose 2.65% to $6.59.
PayPal Holdings Inc.
slipped 0.64% to $79.40, and Ebang International Holdings Inc.
shares declined 3.15% to $5.85. NVIDIA Corp.
rallied 1.55% to $162.86, and Advanced Micro Devices Inc.
increased 0.64% to $77.29.
In the fund space, the Bitwise Crypto Industry Innovators ETF
which is focused on pure-play crypto companies, rallied 2.28% to $4.29. Blockchain-focused Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF
rallied 1.21% to $16.53. Grayscale Bitcoin Trust
which tracks the Bitcoin market price, climbed 7.12% to $9.05.