On Saturday, the crypto top ten extended the winning streak to four sessions

News updates on the Merge delivered ETH with a breakout session, while market hopes of a 75 basis point

Bitcoin (BTC) rose for a fourth consecutive day, with ETH touching $1,400 for the first time since June 13

There were no speeches from FOMC members to provide direction, with members entering the blackout period

FOMC members Bostic and Bullard spoke of a 75-basis point hike this month, easing fears of a 100-basis point hike

A bearish start to the Saturday session saw the crypto market cap fall to a day low of $897 billion before finding support

Despite a late pullback, investors poured $31.5 billion back into the market to take the crypto market cap up $80 billion for July

Significantly, 12-hour liquidations surged to $344 million, driving four-hour and one-hour liquidations northwards