Don’t Miss Out: 3 Cryptos to Buy Before the Bitcoin Halving Surge

InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips

As the Bitcoin halving approaches, investors are fervently seeking out the top cryptos to buy. Historically, Bitcoin halvings have had a bullish impact on the broader cryptocurrency market, driving renewed interest and often surges in prices. 

However, savvy investors recognize the potential of alternative cryptocurrencies, commonly referred to as altcoins. While they can be more risky, there exists a unique class that is considered on the safer side. As investors look to capitalize on the potential upswing, these top cryptos could experience significant gains. 

Now, let’s discover the top 3 cryptos to buy before Bitcoin halves in April!

Bitcoin (BTC)

Day trader buying selling crypto currency bitcoin concept. Stocks to buy as the crypto frenzy continues

Source: Creativan / Shutterstock.com

Bitcoin (BTC-USD), the undisputed king of cryptocurrencies, remains the central focus during any major cryptocurrency event. Bitcoin halving events occur approximately every 4 years, reducing the block rewards for miners by half.

Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency sector is a new, emerging asset class which is on the cusp of mainstream adoption. Its decentralized nature and finite supply make is often classified as an inflation hedge, making it a store of value akin to gold. Moreover, its robust infrastructure, network, and widespread acceptance bolster its long term viability. The upcoming halving event which will take place on April 19th, will reduce the block reward from 6.25 to 3.125 BTC. This not only reduces the rate of new coin issuance, but heightens market speculation and investor interest. With growing interest from retail and institutional investors, Bitcoin represents a compelling opportunity for those seeking exposure to digital assets. 

Ethereum (ETH)

Concept graphic of Ethereum Classic (ETC) crypto logo in green techno style

Source: shutterstock.com/BT Side

Ethereum (ETH-USD) stands out as one of the top cryptos to buy before the Bitcoin halving event this week. It firmly holds its position as the second largest cryptocurrency, due to its smart contract functionality.

Ethereum powers a vast ecosystem of decentralized applications (dApps), decentralized finance protocols (DeFi), and non-fungible tokens (NFTs). This has fostered innovation in a variety of arenas such as finance, gaming, and supply chain management. Additionally, Ethereum’s transition to PoS has addressed the long-standing concerns about network congestion and energy consumption. The new model will drive more profits for its validators, while increasing security and scalability. As the world continues to explore the potential of blockchain technology, Ethereum stands to benefit due to its established network effect and diverse use cases. Moreover, the recent Dencun upgrade is another great example of their pursuit to reduce costs and drive adoption.

Solana (SOL)

Solana Coin (SOL-USD) in front of the Solana logo. Solana price predictions.

Source: Rcc_Btn / Shutterstock.com

Solana (SOL-USD) has emerged as a formidable competitor to Ethereum, boasting lightning-fast transaction speeds and low fees. While it has suffered from some network stability issues in the past, Solana continues to attract developers and projects seeking stability and affordability. 

Solana’s focus on building a user-friendly blockchain with real-world applications positions itself well as the cryptocurrency market matures. With its innovative proof of history (PoH) consensus mechanism, Solana can process thousands of transactions per second, offering unparalleled speed and efficiency. This scalability and efficiency is particularly appealing due to its faster transaction speeds. Furthermore, Solana’s growing ecosystem of nearly 500 dApps and partnerships indicates a robust and expanding network. It has also demonstrated its ability to navigate its network challenges effectively, positioning itself to outperform the periods surrounding the Bitcoin halving.

On the date of publication, Terel Miles did not have (either directly or indirectly) any positions in the securities mentioned in this article. The opinions expressed in this article are those of the writer, subject to the InvestorPlace.com Publishing Guidelines.

Terel Miles is a contributing writer at InvestorPlace.com, with more than seven years of experience investing in the financial markets.

More From InvestorPlace

The post Don’t Miss Out: 3 Cryptos to Buy Before the Bitcoin Halving Surge appeared first on InvestorPlace.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

Tags

More Related Articles

Info icon

This data feed is not available at this time.

Sign up for the TradeTalks newsletter to receive your weekly dose of trading news, trends and education. Delivered Wednesdays.