Bitcoin News Roundup for Feb. 19, 2021

With the market cap of bitcoin breaking above $1T for the first time plus a look at the emerging asset class known as NFTs, CoinDesk’s Market Daily is back with the latest news roundup.

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This episode is sponsored by Nexo.io.

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance’s in-house BNB tokens have shot to a $40 billion valuation, ranking them third among digital assets behind bitcoin and Ethereum’s ether.

NFTs are unique assets that grant gamers and collectors full ownership over their digital items.