With mainstream awareness of
cryptocurrency being better in Japan than in the rest of the world, Japan is
the ideal market where cryptocurrencies can be integrated into transportation in
In a presentation to the SEC of
the US, Bitwise Asset Management stated that about 95% volume in the crypto
market is fake and that only just a few exchanges have the true daily
The open and forward mindedness
of the Japanese regulators concerning the cryptocurrencies has made mass
adoption of cryptocurrencies easier in Japan.
Masanori Matsumoto remarked
“When Bic Camera, first of all, installed the Bitcoin payment system in
its stores, we expected that the customers who will be paying in Bitcoin would
be foreigners mostly. However, we were able to see Bitcoin is already popular.
Then after the government declared Bitcoin as officially legal, we finally were
comfortable introducing Bitcoin payment method in our stores. Bic Camera always
aimed at responding to the customer demands, and eventually, there was a huge
demand during the time.”
While we are already in a
cryptocurrency market where different tokens are making their bullish run,
though not as high as before, we see some improvement in trends.
The duck test goes like, “If it looks like a duck, swims like a duck, and quacks like a duck, then it probably is a duck…” So, whether we can apply the duck test for the bullish market is the question.
Some enthusiasts argue that there has never been a Real Bear market for Bitcoin. Well, these are the people who never experienced the suffering of the decline in the price of Bitcoin from $20,000. However, when perceiving things from their perspective, it can be seen that consistent gains have been made by the Bitcoin year in and year out; yet, ignoring the bug thud fall of the price from $20,000.
The idea is to look at the yearly lows and the growth appears to be in hodlers. The growth holds true for people who will never sell their tokens for any price whatsoever.
The percentage growth of Bitcoin over a period of 10 years is at 4.5 million %. This statistics is based on the journey of Bitcoin from its starting price of $0.09 through the current price at $4000. This is a phenomenal growth than legacy stocks and even Dow Jones during the commendable period.
While in the Bull Run, not only
the price, but the sentiment also increases.