Is Bitcoin an Inflation Hedge?

Well, it depends…

Jamie Bullock
Yard Couch
Published in
4 min readSep 28, 2022


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In June this year, US inflation reached a 40-year high of 9.1%.

Other countries have seen similar moves with Argentina experiencing an eye-watering 70% inflation.

Bitcoin advocates have argued that one of its benefits is protecting people against inflation. In this post, I examine if this is true.