auction

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao (CoinDesk archives)
Crypto Exchanges Binance and FTX Have Both Bid Roughly $50M for Voyager’s Assets: Report
Binance’s current bid is slightly higher than FTX’s, according to sources who spoke to the Wall Street Journal.
Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao (CoinDesk archives)

Coindesk placeholder image
New York’s Museum of Modern Art Considers Buying NFTs With Proceeds of $70M Auction: Report
MoMA has a team monitoring the digital art market and will consider purchasing non-fungible tokens.
Coindesk placeholder image

CDCROP: Bill Murray's charity auction sparked a bidding war (Coinbase)
‘Beer With Bill Murray’ NFT Sells for $185K in ETH at Charity Auction
The NFT sold on Coinbase's NFT marketplace prompted a bidding war Wednesday in an effort to raise money for charity.
CDCROP: Bill Murray's charity auction sparked a bidding war (Coinbase)

Sotheby's to auction 104 CryptoPunk NFTs in "Punk It!" auction on Feb 23. (Sotheby's)
Sotheby’s to Auction 104 CryptoPunks for Estimated $20M-$30M
The legendary “Punk Sweep” of July 2021, originally bought for about $7 million, is going up for sale.
Sotheby's to auction 104 CryptoPunk NFTs in "Punk It!" auction on Feb 23. (Sotheby's)

Seoul, South Korea (Getty Images)
A Struggling South Korean Museum Is Auctioning National Treasures; Meet the 2 DAOs Trying to Buy Them
The Gansong Art Museum will be auctioning the sculptures, which the DAOs hope to keep on public display.
Seoul, South Korea (Getty Images)

A Sotheby's auction attendee showed his support for ConstitutionDAO. (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk archives)
ConstitutionDAO to Shut Down, Nearly 50% of Funds Already Returned
Many who contributed small amounts of ETH will have little but a hefty gas bill to show for it.
A Sotheby's auction attendee showed his support for ConstitutionDAO. (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk archives)

Polkadot founder Gavin Wood (Parity Technologies)
Polkadot Chief Promises Freedom From Ethereum’s ‘Economic Enslavement’
Polkadot creator (and Ethereum co-founder) Gavin Wood says Ethereum is actually closer to Bitcoin than many of its adherents would freely admit.
Polkadot founder Gavin Wood (Parity Technologies)

(Getty Images)
Sotheby’s to Allow Live Bidding in Ether for Works by Banksy
Auctioneer Oliver Barker will be fielding real-time bids for the famed street artist’s “Trolley Hunters” and “Love Is In The Air.”
(Getty Images)

(John Keeble/Getty Images)
NFT Tied to Rare Whiskey Cask Auctions for $2.3M
Specialty NFT marketplace Metacask said the sale sets a new record for the whiskey barrel auction block.
(John Keeble/Getty Images)

Polkadot founder Gavin Wood (CoinDesk archives)
Polkadot Sets Date for Hotly Anticipated Parachain Auctions
There could still be minor changes to the schedule, but the first auction is slated to begin on Nov. 11.
Polkadot founder Gavin Wood (CoinDesk archives)