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November 20, 2022 | DAREC

Assessing the resiliency of investors against cryptocurrency market crashes through the leverage effect

By analyzing a large cross-section of cryptocurrencies, we document the absence of the leverage effect in this market.

June 29, 2022 | American Banker

How the SEC threw a wrench in bank regulators’ crypto custody efforts

Duke's Jimmie Lenz provides insight into the consequences of a new US Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) ruling into how institutions should treat digital assets they hold in custody.

June 3, 2022 | The Washington Post

The Crypto-Skeptics’ Voices are Getting Louder

Edward Balleisen, a Duke professor and historian of financial bubbles is quoted.

May 17, 2022 | Duke Today

Duke Engineering's Lenz on Why an NFT Makes for a More Secure Diploma

Students in Jimmie Lenz's Duke engineering courses on the Coursera online learning platform receive copies of their certificates as a Non-Fungible Tokens – or NFTs.