Ethereum Price Surge Predicted to $14,000

Standard Chartered’s Bullish Outlook

Standard Chartered, a global bank, has predicted a potential surge in Ethereum (ETH) prices. Analysts at the bank believe ETH could reach $14,000 by 2025.

Key Drivers

  • Spot ETH Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs): The potential approval of these ETFs by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) could significantly boost ETH demand.
  • Ethereum’s Dencun Upgrade: This upgrade is expected to reduce transaction costs and improve the Ethereum blockchain, potentially attracting more users and investors.

Impact of Spot ETH ETFs

Standard Chartered estimates that Spot ETH ETFs could bring in $45 billion in inflows within the first year of approval. This could lead to a substantial increase in ETH demand and prices.

Comparison to Bitcoin ETFs

The analysts believe that Ethereum could follow a similar trajectory to Bitcoin after the approval of its Spot ETF. The influx of capital and investor interest could drive ETH prices to new highs.


  • 2024: Potential SEC approval of Spot ETH ETFs by May
  • 2024: ETH price target of $8,000
  • 2025: ETH price target of $14,000