Here’s why ADA transaction volumes surpassed those of Bitcoin

Crypto investors checking out Messari’s charts and stats may have expected to glimpse Bitcoin or Ethereum at the top of the rankings when it came to 24-hour transaction volumes. However, many were stunned to see that the top crypto was sometimes Cardano, with ADA’s 24-hour transaction volumes often coming in above Bitcoin itself. While some … Read more

Do Messari’s transaction volumes for Cardano tell us the whole story

Santiment, Glassnode, Nansen, Messari, DeFi Llama – which one do you like best for gathering data about crypto-assets and their metrics? While some minor differences in stats can be expected between these platforms due to diverse ways in which they measure blockchain data, one platform has come under the microscope for the way it is … Read more

The full story behind the ‘Cardano > BTC, ETH in transaction volume’ narrative

It’s always been hard to rank different blockchains thanks to the diverse ways in which their speeds and activities are measured. But now, one blockchain is under the microscope due to what some claim is a discrepancy in its transaction volumes. Messari-ing around with numbers The controversy began with Messari’s ‘Chains Activity’ chart, showing “estimated … Read more

$8 or $58? 3rd or 7th? – What the ‘experts’ say about where Cardano will go

In 2021, Cardano was the third-biggest crypto by market cap, breathing down Ethereum’s neck. However, 2022 saw it in seventh place. To that end, Finder’s panel of fintech experts came together to predict ADA’s future price performance. The final estimate was well worth a read. A full deck of Cardano To make a long story … Read more