Mid October Markets Update & AI ALPHA XRP Algo Trading Strategy at Glance

Mercor Finance
3 min readOct 11, 2022


After an intense September in which micro and macro factors provided significant volatility, Bitcoin price movement managed to provide both a weekly and monthly candle favoring the bears.

Here are some highlights on why the cryptocurrency markets may become even more volatile during October:

  • The DXY continues to grow stronger. Usually when DXY moves up the stocks & the cryptocurrency markets tend to move down.
DXY Index 1986–2022 line chart
  • The total altcoins market capitalization excluding Bitcoin is back to $517+ billion reaching its lowest since mid of July, 2022.
Altcoin market cap 1 years candle chart. Source: TradingView
  • The FOMC(Federal Open Market Committee) meeting will be held on 1–2 November.
  • Jamie Dimon warned that runaway inflation, big interest rate hikes, the Russian invasion of Ukraine and the unknown effects of the Federal Reserve’s quantitative tightening policy are among the indicators that the global economy could tip into a recession by the middle of the next year. Read more here.
  • “A $568 Million Hack of Binance Coin Roils Crypto Sector Anew”. Read more here.
  • “XRP price could rally by 50% based on comments from a former SEC director”. Read more here.

XRP’s price in October has also positively impacted some of the algorithmic trading strategies in the Mercor Dapp. Let’s have closer a look at the AI ALPHA XRP which currently has a 38.44% APY on a monthly basis:

AI ALPHA XRP Algo Trading Strategy at Glance

AI Alpha is developed by a professional team of quantum engineers who developed multiple strategies and further fine-tuned them over the past several years. Their benchmark is beating the market, beating the Buy & Hold strategy. AI Alpha XRP is a multiple indicator strategy using technical indicators empowered with machine learning to catch trends early.

Copy Trade the Bitcoin Max (USD) Algo Trading Strategy here.

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