Crypto Markets Experience Turbulence as Institutional Investors Stay On the Sidelines

The bulls and bears are embroiled in an ongoing fight for domination of the cryptocurrency market. At the start of the week, top digital assets such as ETH and LTC attempted to make headwinds in what seemed like a bitcoin-led upswing. Instead, however, the crypto space mirrored the persistent weak trend in the traditional markets and shed nearly 7% off its combined market capitalization on July 8. Bitcoin fell 6% on the day as major global equity indices crashed, while…