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Crypto Insider: Ripple Effects of the Ethereum Merge

By Early Investing on September 12, 2022

The Ethereum Merge — when Ethereum will shift from a proof of work protocol to a proof of stake protocol — is almost here. It’s scheduled to happen within a week. Ethereum developers set September 19 as the soft deadline, but they seem to be ahead of schedule, so it could happen as early as Wednesday or Thursday. As a result, ETH has broken out of the crypto market’s downward trajectory and is outperforming. But Ethereum…