There’s no denying that 2021 was the year that cryptocurrency went mainstream. Even with a couple of bad busts to counter the booms, Bitcoin gained acceptance as a financial asset rather than some far-out, libertarian fantasy money project. Cryptocurrency came into its own, showing governments, financial institutions, and businesses in general how it could be a boon to the economy and the bottom line. Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are bringing blockchain technology into mainstream culture, attracting buyers not interested in financial cryptocurrency. And millennials are no longer the only ones piling in as investors.
So, without further ado, here are 10 predictions for what 2022 holds for crypto.