Ethan Vera

COO at Luxor Technology

Antminer S21 ASIC miner

The Efficiency-Adjusted ASIC Price: A New Way to Measure ASIC Miner Value

Introducing the Efficiency-Adjusted ASIC Price metric, a new method for evaluating ASIC miner prices.

Ethan Vera
Ethan Vera / Ben Harper
ASIC Market

Maximizing hashrate utilization rate with the Luxor firmware

This article explains how bitcoin miners can maximize hashrate utilization rate and revenue by utilizing LuxOS’ Advanced Thermal Management function.

Jaran Mellerud Matthew Lousteau Ethan Vera
Luxor Firmware

How hedging strategies can help Bitcoin miners lower their cost of capital

Bitcoin miners can hedge their cash flow risks and lower their capital costs with mining derivatives.

Jaran Mellerud Ethan Vera
Hashrate Index Newsletter
All-time percentage changes for Bitcoin's mining difficulty

Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Forecasting 101: Report

We've devised a new method for forecasting mining difficulty. Learn more in our latest report.

Colin Harper Ethan Vera
Hashrate Index Newsletter

2022’s Top Investment Bankers in Bitcoin Mining

With the wave of Bitcoin mining companies going public and a heavy lean to institutional capital, a series of Investment Bankers have planted their flags as the go-to deal men for companies trying to raise capital and do M&A. A handful of boutique investment banks, pushed their advantage of

Balmy Investor Ethan Vera
Balmy Investor / Ethan Vera
Bitcoin Mining Guides
Bitcoin mining facility in the Canadian Rockies | Imagine generated via Mid Journey

Bitcoin Mining in Canada: 2022 Recap and Looking Ahead to 2023

2022 was a disappointing year for Bitcoin mining in Canada. Can the industry overcome political and economic headwinds in 2023?

Ethan Vera Colin Harper
Bitcoin miners and bitcoin mining upgrades

A Bitcoin Miner's Guide to Bitcoin Upgrades

Bitcoin miners--not just mining pools--need more insight into Bitcoin upgrades. Luxor is devising a playbook to give it to them.

Colin Harper Ethan Vera
Colin Harper / Ethan Vera
Canadian bitcoin mining

Bitcoin Mining in Canada: 2021 Recap and Predictions for 2022

2021 was a strong year for Bitcoin mining in Canada, and the country is well positioned to be a top mining destination in the years to come.

Ethan Vera
Ethan Vera
Research and Reports