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All large cryptocurrencies were down during morning trading on Friday, with Avalanche seeing the biggest move, falling 4.27% to $44.40.

Cardano dropped 4.12% to 56 cents, and Solana shed 3.88% to $167.70.

Chainlink declined 3.88% to 0 cents on Friday, while Dogecoin shed 2.58% to 19 cents and Ripple dropped 2.97% to 60 cents.

Ethereum and Polkadot fell 1.73% to $3,462.90 and 1.51% to $8.20

Bitcoin posted the smallest drop with a 0.91% decline to $69,859.30.

In crypto-related company news, shares of Coinbase Global Inc. shed 2.82% to $255.58, while MicroStrategy Inc. dropped 3.58% to $1,496.32. Riot Platforms Inc. shares dropped 3.96% to $9.36, and shares of Marathon Digital Holdings Inc. fell 3.24% to $17.03.

Block Inc. declined 3.70% to $77.10 and Tesla Inc. fell 1.20% to $172.51.

PayPal Holdings Inc. inched down 0.21% to $65.66, and Ebang International Holdings Inc. shares shed 1.31% to $8.69. NVIDIA Corp. dropped 1.34% to $893.99, and Advanced Micro Devices Inc. fell 4.37% to $163.05.

In the fund space, blockchain-focused Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF declined 1.67% to $33.24. The Bitwise Crypto Industry Innovators ETF, which is focused on pure-play crypto companies, declined 3.00% to $11.31.

Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet.

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