Federal Reserve Branch Adds Cryptocurrency Price Indexes [Yes, Really] | CCN

Announced on Tuesday, the Federal Reserve Economic Data (FRED), a database curated by the St. Louis Fed, will now include pricing data for bitcoin (BTC), ethereum (ETH), bitcoin cash (BCH), and litecoin (LTC), going back to as early as 2014 in the case of bitcoin.

Source: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Data points are obtained from San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange and brokerage platform Coinbase and updated daily at 5 pm PST.

Presumably, the St. Louis Fed could add pricing data for ethereum classic (ETC) once Coinbase formally lists it on its platform, a move that it has said will occur in the near future.

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