Goldman Sachs Analyzes Ethereum, Says Second-Largest Crypto Asset May Pose Serious Challenge to Bitcoin

Goldman Sachs Analyzes Ethereum, Says Second-Largest Crypto Asset May Pose Serious Challenge to Bitcoin


Goldman Sachs says that Ethereum (ETH) could replace Bitcoin (BTC) as the dominant digital store of value.

In a new note to clients, the financial giant says that while BTC has the stronger brand, Ethereum likely has the highest number of real use cases, reports Business Insider.

 

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But the bank does not see either Ether or Bitcoin taking over gold anytime soon. It says that the highly volatile nature of cryptocurrencies does not make these coins a direct competitor to safe-haven assets.

The note adds that the competition among different cryptocurrencies will likely prevent them from being viewed as a safe asset class.

“Gold is competing with crypto to the same extent it is competing with other risky assets such as equities and cyclical commodities. We view gold as a defensive inflation hedge and crypto as a risk-on inflation hedge.”

ETH is the native token of the Ethereum blockchain, which is currently the leading development platform for smart contract

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