Most of the largest cryptocurrencies were up during morning trading on Friday, with Polkadot
seeing the biggest change, climbing 1.64% to $5.87.
which posted the smallest increase, climbed 0.17% to 8 cents.
In crypto-related company news, shares of Coinbase Global Inc.
climbed 1.98% to $50.40, while MicroStrategy Inc.
rose 0.93% to $223.50. Riot Platforms Inc.
shares rose 0.61% to $5.82, and shares of Marathon Digital Holdings Inc.
slipped 0.82% to $7.28.
PayPal Holdings Inc.
rose 0.42% to $77.07, and Ebang International Holdings Inc.
shares climbed 0.35% to $9.11. NVIDIA Corp.
climbed 0.86% to $169.09, and Advanced Micro Devices Inc.
rose 0.42% to $68.01.
In the fund space, the Bitwise Crypto Industry Innovators ETF
which is focused on pure-play crypto companies, climbed 1.50% to $5.15. Blockchain-focused Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF
rose 0.65% to $17.87. Grayscale Bitcoin Trust
which tracks the Bitcoin market price, slipped 0.35% to $11.42.