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Today’s Bitcoin Price Jump: Ready To Moon?

Is this the moment we’ve been waiting for? Is Bitcoin’s price about to turn from its recent negative trend (going dowwwwn) to a new bull-market to retest December’s all-time-high of $20,000!?   Today, the bitcoin price spiked through a few significant resistance points on the four hour chart, including breaking above the Ichimoku cloud as… View Article

How Will Banks Respond To Crypto?

As the financial crisis of 2008 held the world hostage, one man offered a solution. Bitcoin was Satoshi Nakamoto’s response, the world’s first cryptocurrency; an open source project which meant there was no need for banks and people could be responsible for their own wealth. At a time when people were at the mercy of… View Article

Will Privacy Coins Change The World?

Ever since the first banknotes were printed cash has played a critical role in the way society functions, and the evolution of money has reflected the ever-accelerating growth in technology. It took centuries for the world to stop carrying chunks of metal in favour of little pieces of paper, and it might take decades for… View Article

Will BitGrail’s Demise Boost Calls for Crypto Regulation?

In January of this year, Nano (XRB) looked like the rising star of crypto. Its fee-free transactions and instant confirmations offered an exciting alternative to the strained bitcoin network. And Nano requires no mining grunt at all, unlike most of its rivals. In a feverish trading atmosphere, the price of Nano — then named RaiBlocks… View Article

What’s Your Crypto Risk Appetite?

Cryptocurrencies have introduced many once-uninterested people to active investing. But before you put a penny into any sort of investment, it’s crucial to know your risk appetite. What is risk appetite? Simply put, it’s the amount of risk you can stomach. Broadly defined, it’s your ability to psychologically and financially handle the possibility of negative outcomes…. View Article

A Beginner’s Look at Ethereum: 7 Notable Facts

For many people, Ethereum is the logical next step after getting the hang of Bitcoin. A couple of months ago, we covered the basics of Ethereum. Today we’re bringing you seven extra things you should know about the original altcoin. Ethereum is a platform for the cryptocurrency Ether Ethereum is a little more complicated than most altcoins. While Ethereum… View Article

What’s The Difference Between an IPO and an ICO?

ICOs have exploded in popularity over the last year. If you’re wondering how they compare to traditional IPOs, here’s a primer. What is an IPO? An IPO (Initial Public Offering) is the first public sale of a private company’s shares. Companies need to be large before its worth holding an IPO, although there’s no size… View Article

Finally, A Viable Bitcoin Hedging Option?

While the meteoric rise in Bitcoin prices takes a much-needed pause, there’s good news on the horizon for BTC holders looking for a viable way to hedge exposure. The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) is progressively becoming the first inversely-correlated asset (to my knowledge) to provide moderate protection against wildly fluctuating Bitcoin prices. Up until now, Bitcoin… View Article

The “Future” of Bitcoin Futures

Bitcoin’s stellar run continues with prices leaping one major psychological hurdle after another. It’s been painful for investors stuck on the sidelines. Last year alone, Bitcoin (BTC) is up more than 17-fold. The surge has been driven largely by demand from individuals, with technical obstacles keeping out most big money managers like mutual funds. However,… View Article