Forex Trading

Multisig Crypto Security Company Casa Expand Team With New Product Lead Brian Lockhart

Casa, founded in 2018 by Jeremy Welch – now CEO, is a blockchain company focused on providing financial self-sovereignty and ...
Read More

Investment and Exports Explain Why the economy Isn’t Taking Off Like a Rocket

President Donald Trump’s huge tax cut, signed into law in December 2017, was supposed to make the economy take off ...
Read More

Will Growing Interest from China Propel Bitcoin’s Price Higher?

Bitcoin (BTC) has incurred a significant amount of volatility as of late which was perpetuated yesterday by news regarding the ...
Read More

Ripple (XRP) May Face Grim Future Despite Today’s Bounce

Earlier this past week Ripple (XRP) along with the aggregated crypto markets faced an incredibly sharp sell-off that sent XRP ...
Read More

Crypto Community Reacts to Bakkt But Not all Are Bullish

The news that regulatory approval has finally been granted to Bakkt has generally been perceived as bullish for the industry ...
Read More

Crypto Tidbits: Bakkt’s Bitcoin Futures, Coinbase & Xapo, IRS Cryptocurrency Crackdown

Another week, another of Crypto Tidbits. While this week was crazy bearish for the Bitcoin price, the fundamental developments seen ...
Read More

FX Renew End of Day Signals Order Sheet 19 August 19

FX Renew End of Day signals are long-term Forex trades. Entry orders are set and trades are managed once a ...
Read More

One more brief comment on the Markopolis GE paper

The absolute core of the Harry Markopolis paper is that GE is dramatically under-reserved for long term care insurance.And it ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Hesitates But Further Recovery Seem Likely

Bitcoin price tested the $9,800 support and bounced back against the US Dollar. The price is currently struggling to gain ...
Read More

Bitcoin Space Reacts to Bakkt’s September Launch Date Reveal

The long-awaited Bakkt platform has finally been given an official launch date. The regulated Bitcoin futures platform will go live ...
Read More

Analyst Claims Almost 3,500 Successful Hacks on Non-Crypto Companies in 2019

Popular digital currency industry analysis Twitter account @Rhythmtrader states that almost 3,500 non-crypto companies have had their security breached so ...
Read More

Scammers Move Hundreds of Bitcoin to Exchanges; Is a Dump Inbound?

Over the past couple of days, investors have grown fearful regarding the possibility of a massive Chinese Ponzi scam dumping ...
Read More

Visualized: Bitcoin ROI Crushes Stock Market Returns

Those who are involved in or invested in Bitcoin, likely know full well the crypto asset’s long-term price potential and ...
Read More

Tezos’ XTZ Is Now Available on Crypto.com, XTZ’s Seventh Listing This Month

Crypto.com has added XTZ, the native currency of Tezos, to its platform today and is looking into adding baking rewards ...
Read More

The flat-out silly Markopolos GE report

GE is a deeply problematic company. It might not make it. And Harry Markopolos - the Madoff whistleblower - has put ...
Read More

Ethereum Plummets 10% Overnight: Possible Causes Behind the Dump

Ethereum (ETH) has been one of the many victims of the recent widespread sell-off in the crypto markets, which was ...
Read More

Argentine Bitcoin Premium Shows Relativity of “Safe-Havens”

Bitcoin has been trading for a premium of between 8 and 28 percent on the Argentina-facing section of LocalBitcoins. The ...
Read More

Bitcoin May Soon Test 2019 Trend Line Below $9k, Claims Prominent Analyst

After facing a significant amount of downwards pressure, Bitcoin (BTC) capitulated yesterday and fell to lows of roughly $9,500 before ...
Read More

New BBC Language Lesson Focuses on Crypto, is it Good?

The British Broadcasting Corporation has made crypto assets the subject of one of its English language classes. The decision by ...
Read More

Bitcoin and Altcoin Crashes Correlating Could Be Catalyst for Alt Bottom

Across the crypto market, there’s extreme pain, fear, uncertainty, and doubt. Bitcoin is pulling back from recent highs, and altcoins ...
Read More

Geoengineering fun

Eli Dourado writes of four intriguing geoengineering schemes: (HT Marginal Revolution's incomparable links.)1. Bring back the Wooly MammothThe short version: ...
Read More

Letter 2 from Argentina

Alejandro Rodrigues writes again from Argentina (previous post)"This  graph shows the evolution of peso denominated fixed income mutual funds. On ...
Read More

The Reader’s Guide to Optimal Monetary Policy

The Reader's Guide to Optimal Monetary Policy is a snazzy new website created by Anthony Diercks and Cole Langlois at ...
Read More

Bitcoin May Be Primed for a Bounce Despite Recent Selloff

Bitcoin (BTC) has been facing a steep sell-off over the past few days that has sent the cryptocurrency into the ...
Read More

Investment Analyst: “Bitcoin has Become the Standard of All Crypto” and a “Convenient Safe-Haven”

According to the co-founder of DataTrek Research, current global instability is making Bitcoin a popular choice of safe-haven asset. Nicolas ...
Read More

Massive UK Newspaper Heralds Bitcoin and the “Golden Age of Cryptocurrency”

The United Kingdom’s widely circulated Metro news publication has published a surprisingly bullish article explaining Bitcoin for its millions of ...
Read More

Will Investors Flee to Bitcoin as Recession Looms?

The global economy has been facing increasing downwards pressure as of late that has sparked significant fear amongst traditional investors, ...
Read More

Can Ancient Math Predict the Next Bitcoin Top at $220K?

Bitcoin was built using mathematical code, and nearly all aspects of it, from its hard-capped supply to its price, and ...
Read More

The Broken Contract

So the Lord God said to the serpent, “Because you have done this, cursed are you above all livestock and all ...
Read More

11 Best Books on Bitcoin, Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies

Top 11 best crypto books There’s no doubt that blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies are disruptive, and look set to bring ...
Read More

Ripple Joins Bitcoin and Ethereum In Gaining Regulatory Clarity in the UK

While regulatory uncertainty permeates the crypto industry currently due to the United States suddenly taking an aggressive and negative stance ...
Read More

Bitcoin Dips Below $11,000: Analysts Forecast 30% Drop to CME Futures Gap

After a short period of consolidation, Bitcoin (BTC) broke down and has dropped below the key support level of $11,000 ...
Read More

This Cryptocurrency Plunged 62% After SEC Files Emergency Lawsuit

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission has filed an emergency lawsuit in a Brooklyn federal court in an attempt ...
Read More

“Bitcoin is the Future of Money” Claims Bitpanda’s Guerrilla Projection Campaign

In an effort to spread awareness about the leading cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, staff from Bitpanda Global Exchange have been projecting pro-Bitcoin ...
Read More

Samsung Quietly Adds Bitcoin to its Blockchain Keystore

Korean tech giant Samsung has added Bitcoin support to its Blockchain Keystore SDK. This will eventually allow users to use ...
Read More

Whither the Fed?

Steve Williamson has an excellent long essay, "Is the Fed Doing Anything Right?" on the current state of monetary policy.Why ...
Read More

Letter from Argentina

My friend Alejandro Rodriguez, at Universidad del CEMA, sends the following report:Oops we did it again. Macri (the current president) ...
Read More

Justin Sun Claims Getting Tron Listed on Major US Exchange is a Priority, But Are Investors Losing Faith?

Tron has been facing a turbulent past few months, with multiple rumors and news developments contributing to its recently incurred ...
Read More

Goldman Sachs Predicts US-China Trade War to Continue into 2020, Will It Benefit Bitcoin?

Economists at global investment bank Goldman Sachs believe there to be no end in sight to the ongoing US-China trade ...
Read More

Does Continuous Decline of Ethereum Against Bitcoin Spell Doom for Altcoins?

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been caught in the throes of volatility as of late, and although this ...
Read More

Argentine Peso Tanks Hard, Could it be Bullish for Bitcoin?

Bitcoin, the world’s number one cryptocurrency by market capitalisation, has been championed by many as a suitable hedge against the ...
Read More

Altcoin Apocalypse: Only Two of Top Ten Crypto Cap Have Outperformed Bitcoin

The further Bitcoin has climbed, the worse the altcoin market has suffered, to the point many are calling for an ...
Read More

Litecoin Founder Claims LTC Development is Going Strong, But Are Investors Disillusioned?

Litecoin has been facing a significant amount of fear, uncertainty, and doubt, following its recent halving event, which ultimately had ...
Read More

Bitcoin Smokes Other Asset Classes: BTC Up 105% Since Start of US-China Tariff Spat

Bitcoin (BTC) has been absolutely smoking other asset classes since it bottomed in December 2018. The cryptocurrency market’s strong outperformance ...
Read More

Crypto Analyst: Bitcoin Price Could Be Trapped in Tight Range Until Halving

Bitcoin price action has turned bullish in anticipation of its upcoming halving since the start of 2019, and the leading ...
Read More

Analysts: Bitcoin to Post More Losses After BTC Flash Crash to $11,200

Youch. On Saturday, Bitcoin (BTC) was subject to the umpteenth flash crash in the past few weeks. Within a few ...
Read More

Bitcoin: Analysts Target $10,000 Region in Near-Term as Bears Build Strength

Bitcoin has been incurring increased levels of volatility as of late, which may be partially due to the newly formed ...
Read More

Weekly Game Plan 12 Aug 19

It should be a quiet start to the week with Asia on holiday and no influential news out over the ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 12 August 2019

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will ...
Read More

Ethereum Dives Towards $200 as Sentiment Surrounding ETH Grows Negative

Bitcoin’s recent ascent has proven to be a negative thing for the aggregated crypto markets, as it has led most ...
Read More

Crypto Tidbits: Bitcoin Mining by Blockstream, Ripple Investment Plans, Binance US Unveils Altcoin Lineup

Another week, another of Crypto Tidbits. Bitcoin (BTC) bulls continued to show their faces after a brief lull. Per data ...
Read More

Crypto Pundit: Altcoin Sentiment Will Cause Bitcoin to Collapse

Bitcoin is possibly on its way to new all-time highs, while altcoins like Ethereum, Ripple, and Litecoin are capitulating en ...
Read More

Bitcoin Bulls Have “Nothing to Worry About” Despite Overnight Pullback

After consolidating in the upper-$11,000 period for an extended period of time, Bitcoin (BTC) incurred a sudden influx of selling ...
Read More

Billionaire Cuban Hates Both Bitcoin and Gold, Yet Admits They’re Similar

For a while now, a debate has been raging between Bitcoin (BTC) bulls and gold investors. The former group argues ...
Read More

Continued Bitcoin Correction Could Cause Lead to Altcoin Market Double Bottom

The start of 2019 saw Bitcoin, altcoins, and the total crypto market cap all reaching their “bottom,” and have all ...
Read More

Global System to Combat Crypto-Driven Money Laundering in Development

Regulators across the globe and in the United States are taking a tougher stance on Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies ever ...
Read More

Decision Time: Bitcoin Nears Critical Junction as Bulls and Bears Battle

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been caught in the throes of volatility over the past several days, with ...
Read More

Bitcoin Market Dominance Hits Fresh Yearly High as Investors Flee Altcoins

Bitcoin (BTC) has been on an upwards ascent throughout the first half of 2019 that has extended further over the ...
Read More

Chinese Cryptocurrency Wallet Data Shines Light Into the Mysterious Market

An interview with a representative from imToken, a Chinese digital currency wallet provider, has given rare insight into the cryptocurrency ...
Read More

Wealth and Tax Advisor Says IRS May Be Targeting Crypto Traders, Not Investors

By now, most crypto investors know that the United States government has begun to crack down on the crypto industry, ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Nears Key Decision Point as Bulls and Bears Battle for Control

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have incurring notable volatility as of late, and BTC is currently trading just a ...
Read More

Peter Schiff Lambasted Over Lazy Bitcoin Price Tweet Error

Peter Schiff is not shy about his dislike of Bitcoin. In fact, he talks about the cryptocurrency almost as much ...
Read More

Report: Institutional Investors Are Behind Latest Bitcoin Rally; But Will BTC Keep Climbing?

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been facing massive volatility over the past several weeks that has made it ...
Read More

Major US Accountancy Firm to Offer More than 1,000 Cryptocurrency Payment Options

The largest accountancy firm in the state of California has announced that it will now accept payments in cryptocurrency. Armanino ...
Read More

Monthly Macro Risk Monitor – 8 Aug 19

 My greatest discovery was that a man must study underlying conditions, to size them so as to be able to anticipate ...
Read More

Trade and the Fed

Nina Karnaukh of Ohio State sent along this lovely graph of the 6 month Fed Funds futures around the beginning ...
Read More

Despite Bitcoin “Gold 2.0” Narrative, Long-Term Correlation With Gold Remains Loose

The traditional equities markets have been caught in a tailspin over the past couple of days due to increasing tensions ...
Read More

YouTube Bitcoin Evangelist Gives Crypto Scammer Taste of Own Medicine

Bitcoin is a powerful technology and movement. It stands for freedom and the crypto was designed to be decentralized so ...
Read More

Bitcoin Plummets To $11,600 As Bull Case Weakens; Factors & Trends

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets incurred a significant influx of buying pressure earlier this morning that ultimately resulted in ...
Read More

Ethereum Falls to Below 8% of Entire Cryptocurrency Market

The market capitalisation of the Ethereum network has fallen below the levels observed prior to its epic price run up ...
Read More

Willy Woo’s Bitcoin Difficulty Ribbon Suggests Drop Below $6,000/BTC “Very Unlikely”

On-chain metrics analyst Willy Woo believes we may never see another $6,000 Bitcoin again. The trader bases his theory on ...
Read More

Crypto Pairs Trading Now Available to Caspian’s Growing Institutional Client Base

Caspian, a leading crypto asset trading and risk management platform for institutional investors, has launched its pairs trading functionality. Since ...
Read More

Bitcoin Faces Strong Resistance at $12,000 as Technical Strength Builds

Bitcoin (BTC) has been facing a significant amount of buying pressure as of late that has allowed it to surge ...
Read More

Max Keiser: Buffet’s Right, Bitcoin is Rat Poison and He’s the Rat

As part of a typically-impassioned media appearance, RT’s Max Keiser has once again claimed that Bitcoin will outperform every other ...
Read More

Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Announces New Board Member and the EEA Mainnet Initiative

The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA) has just announced the appointment of a new board member. Aya Miyaguchi, the current Executive ...
Read More

Bitcoin Dominates Exchange Trading Volume as Market Dominance Rises to 70%

Bitcoin (BTC) has been incurring a significant amount of upwards momentum as of late that allowed it to put an ...
Read More

North Korea’s Crypto Cyber Attacks May Further Fuel US Fear of Bitcoin

The biggest topic of discussion around the crypto space in recent weeks has been the United States and the sudden ...
Read More

Tezos Enjoys Another Major Platform Listing, Will Binance Follow Suit?

Today, the Tezos token, XTZ, has enjoyed another listing on a major trading/investment platform. eToro, which currently boasts more than ...
Read More

Are Houses Investments?

I got into a friendly argument with another financial writer recently. I said houses count as investments. He said houses ...
Read More

Litecoin Climbs Past $100 After Successful Halving; Will the Surge Continue?

After months of hype and anticipation, Litecoin’s halving event has finally been completed and has coincided closely with an LTC ...
Read More

UK Information Commissioner Has Concerns About Facebook’s “Cryptocurrency” Project

The UK information commissioner has expressed concerns over Facebook’s cryptocurrency-like project, Libra. Elizabeth Denham says that the San Francisco-based firm ...
Read More

Bitcoin Rally May Be Bolstered by Chinese Yuan Devaluation, Claims Analysts

Over the past couple of days Bitcoin (BTC) has incurred a significant influx of buying pressure that has sent its ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Previous Bear Trend Could Predict Potential Price Action Ahead

Bitcoin is at an interesting price point in its decade or so on the market. The first-ever crypto-asset designed by ...
Read More

Bitcoin Store of Value Narrative Turning Toward Safe Haven Asset

Bitcoin’s narrative is ever-changing. It started out with more of a focus on its use as a payment currency, or ...
Read More

Trends in the Distribution of Weath Are Even Scarier Than Trends in Income

“We have an economy in this country that is not working for working people,” says Sen. Kamala Harris, a Democratic candidate ...
Read More

Max Keiser Claims Bitcoin May Target $15,000 This Week, and TA May Support This

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have incurred a significant amount of upwards momentum over the past few days that ...
Read More

“Perfect Storm” for Bitcoin Still Brewing, Claims Crypto Research Firm

Bitcoin may be the beneficiary of a so-called “perfect storm”, according to industry research firm Delphi Digital, which recently released ...
Read More

Bitwise Claims Facebook’s Libra Propelled Bitcoin 3 Years Ahead, But is This True?

Over the past month or two news and rumors regarding Facebook’s Libra initiative have dominated both crypto and mainstream news ...
Read More

If Bitcoin (BTC) Turns $11,300 Into Support, Bull Run is Back On

Bitcoin (BTC) has managed to extend its gains into the weekend. As of the time of writing this report, the ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Weekly Forecast: Can Bulls Aim $11.5K?

There was a decent rise in bitcoin price above the $10,500 resistance level against the US Dollar. The price climbed ...
Read More

Weekly Game Plan 5 Aug 19

No further news was issued over the weekend so the drivers will likely be the same as where we left ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 5 August 2019

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will ...
Read More

As Litecoin Halving Nears, Analysts Fear Bearish LTC Scenario Unfolding

Halving events for cryptocurrencies are commonly referred to as catalysts that typically spark bull movements due to the fundamental strength ...
Read More

Crypto Tidbits: LedgerX Bitcoin Futures, Federal Reserve Rate Cut Bullish, Square Booms

Another week, another of Crypto Tidbits. Over the past seven days, Bitcoin actually managed to regain some of its bullish ...
Read More

Could U.S. Tariffs Be Behind Bitcoin’s Rally Towards $11,000?

Bitcoin has been able to extend the upwards momentum it has incurred over the past several days and is now ...
Read More

Technical Sign Hints Bitcoin (BTC) Could Surge to $17,000

Bitcoin (BTC) has managed to claw back some of its losses made in July. After trading below $10,000 for over ...
Read More

Bitcoin Dominance Closing on 70% as BTC Extends Gains

Crypto markets are climbing as we start the weekend and once again Bitcoin is leading the charge. BTC has held ...
Read More

The latest Ken Henry blow-up

Warren Buffett - quite regularly at his annual meetings - observes that almost 400 thousand people work at Berkshire - ...
Read More

Bitcoin Candle Formation May Point to $50,000 Possibility in Coming Years

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been able to extend the upwards momentum that they have incurred over the ...
Read More

SEC Commissioner Advocates for Regulators to Take a Dynamic Approach to Crypto Markets

As a deluge of regulatory measures looms on the horizon of the nascent crypto markets, many analysts and investors alike ...
Read More

Largest UK Newspaper Raises Dwindling Bitcoin Supply to Millions of Readers

The United Kingdom’s most-read newspaper, The Sun, has raised the issue of Bitcoin’s increasingly limited supply to its tens of ...
Read More

Former Trump Advisor Steve Bannon Boasts of “Big Future” for Bitcoin and Crypto

All last month, the positive sentiment surrounding Bitcoin, crypto, and even Facebook Libra turned negative after United States President Donald ...
Read More

Zambian SEC Warns Investors About Scam Cryptocurrency Investments

The Securities and Exchange Commission of Zambia has issued a caution to the public to beware of scammers operating cryptocurrency ...
Read More

Huobi Wallet Announces That It Will Support XTZ and Be a Tezos Baker

Yesterday Huobi Wallet announced on Twitter that it would soon become a Tezos baker and support XTZ. Huobi Wallet also ...
Read More

Litecoin Halving Hype Can’t Break Downtrend, But Breakout Would Be a Buy Signal

Litecoin’s halving is just three days away – an event hard-coded into the Litecoin protocol, aimed at reducing the block ...
Read More

California City Confirms It Was Hit by Bitcoin Ransomware Attack

According to its city manager, Steve Schwabauer, Lodi City, California, was hit by a ransomware attack earlier this year. Those ...
Read More

Bitcoin Holds Key Trend Line as Real Volume Climbs Over 120% Since 2018

Bitcoin’s bulls and bears have been locked in a fierce battle over the past few days, with buyers attempting to ...
Read More

New Bitcoin Indicator Based on Mining Activity Emerges, Where is BTC Heading?

Popular on-chain metrics analyst Willy Woo claims to have developed a Bitcoin price indicator that shows good opportunities to invest ...
Read More

Billionaire: Bitcoin Unlikely to Drop to $5k, But Drop to $8.5k Would Spark Nervousness

Bitcoin (BTC) and the aggregated crypto markets have been facing a bout of significantly choppy trading as of late, which ...
Read More

Dow Jones Drops After Fed Rate Cut, What’s This Mean for Bitcoin?

July was yet another strong month for the stock markets despite looming threat of a coming economic recession, with the ...
Read More

First Physical Bitcoin Future Hits U.S. Market as Institutional Bakkt Hype Swells

Although the crypto industry has been closely watching to see when the highly anticipated physically settled Bitcoin (BTC) futures platform ...
Read More

Market Sentiment Swings as Bitcoin Taps $10,000, But Strong Resistance Remains Ahead

Bitcoin (BTC) and the aggregated crypto markets incurred a sudden influx of buying pressure yesterday that allowed them to climb ...
Read More

UK Regulators: Beware of Crypto Assets, They Lack “Intrinsic Value”

The United Kingdom’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has warned the public that is should beware of investing in crypto assets ...
Read More

Bitcoin NVT Ratio: Top Predicting Signal Hits Highest Peak, Is a 50% Drop Ahead?

Bitcoin price is at a critical junction, with either a major bull run ahead or a deeper correction that could ...
Read More

How to Modulate Your Trade Frequency

“If most traders would learn to sit on their hands 50 percent of the time, they would make a lot ...
Read More

Ripple Sides With US Regulators on Crypto Controversy and Facebook Libra

Crypto was designed to eventually serve as a complete replacement for fiat currencies like the US dollar as the entire ...
Read More

Ripple Announces University Blockchain Research Initiative Partnerships with Kyoto and Tokyo Universities

Blockchain firm and creator of the XRP digital currency, Ripple, has announced that its University Blockchain Research Initiative (UBRI) has ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Nears Key Decision Point as Hashrate Surges to Fresh All-Time-Highs

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been facing a bout of choppy trading as of late that has led ...
Read More

Peter Schiff Reveals if Receiving Bitcoin Donations has Converted to Crypto

Famous gold bug and Bitcoin naysayer Peter Schiff has provided comment about what he plans to do with the cache ...
Read More

Litecoin Halving Grows Near, But Will LTC’s Price Respond Bullishly?

Bitcoin has been incurring massive volatility as of late that has sent the aggregated crypto markets on a wild ride, ...
Read More

Gold Investor Peter Schiff Claims Bitcoin Bottom Won’t Hold

Outspoken gold bug and Bitcoin naysayer Peter Schiff claims that the first-ever crypto asset’s “2019 low will not hold” due ...
Read More

Government Restrictions on Cash Transactions Show Why Bitcoin is Important

The government of Australia wants to ban cash payments for goods and services exceeding 10,000 AUD ($6,900). Interestingly, it excludes ...
Read More

Bitcoin Establishes Firm Trading Range as Volatility Abounds; Factors & Trends

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have once again incurred an influx of volatility that has extended the instability that ...
Read More

Ripple Execs Begs US Congress for Lenient Crypto Regulations,

Executives at Ripple, the company behind the XRP token, have sent an open letter to Congress pleading to not legislate ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitfinex Court Hearing Could Contribute to Massive Bitcoin Volatility

The crypto markets have been closely following the situation that has been unfolding around the popular and controversial Bitfinex cryptocurrency ...
Read More

Bitcoin Weekly Close Nears as Bears Maintain Control; Will BTC Soon Drop Below $9,000?

Bitcoin (BTC) and the aggregated crypto markets have climbed slightly today after facing significant downwards pressure over the past couple ...
Read More

Is Bitcoin’s Success Simply the Result of Clever Marketing? This Critic Thinks So

Despite the massive volatility that is a defining characteristic of the crypto markets, many proponents of Bitcoin (BTC) have claimed ...
Read More

Analyst: BitMEX Data Suggests Bitcoin is Fairly Valued at $8,800 to $9,300

Once again, Bitcoin (BTC) is trading under $10,000. In fact, as of the time of writing this article, the cryptocurrency ...
Read More

Prominent Investor on Why Bitcoin Can Hit $20,000 by Year’s End

Bitcoin (BTC) has continued to stumble into the weekend. As reported by algo investing yesterday, the cryptocurrency has found itself ...
Read More

Ripple (XRP) Down 7%, Bulls Fail to Break Above a Key Moving Average

Ripple (XRP) is down 7.4 percent from last week’s close Kenny Li, the CEO of Worthyt, said people are willing ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead July 29 2019

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will ...
Read More

Weekly Game Plan 29 Jul 19

It should be a quiet start when the markets open tonight, unless the weak China data released over the weekend ...
Read More

Heads of Billion Dollar Institutions Are Buying Bitcoin: Crypto Investor

According to Anthony “Pomp” Pompliano, Bitcoin (BTC) is seeing inflows from the chief investment officers of some “multi-billion dollar institutions” ...
Read More

Bitcoin Faces Weak Technicals, But Bank of China’s Interest in BTC May Be Bullish

Bitcoin (BTC) has been incurring significant selling pressure as of late that has caused significant damage to its technical strength ...
Read More

Bitcoin Pullback Could Deepen, But Weakening Global Economy Could Bolster BTC

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been spiraling downwards after bull’s attempt to bolster the markets yesterday faltered, leading ...
Read More

Crypto Tidbits: Bakkt’s Bitcoin Futures, Monex & Libra, Andrew Yang PAC Accepts BTC

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. Bitcoin price action-wise, this week was rather boring. BTC trended lower, with volatility actually ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Rejected Above $10,000, Will $9,000 Break Or Bounce?

Bitcoin price has been on a wild ride throughout 2019, coming from bear market lows around in the $3,000 range ...
Read More

Are You Risk Savy?

In our previous article we discussed the perils of approaching trading with a gambler’s mindset, and how easy it is ...
Read More

Analyst: Crypto Markets Likely to Plummet 61% Before Next Bull Run Begins; Here’s Why

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been facing significant downwards pressure over the past couple of days that has ...
Read More

Panera Bread, Porn, & Bitcoin At Center of Alleged Scandal Involving 86-Year-Old Woman

Let’s face it, there aren’t many instances where you can imagine a story entailing Bitcoin, porn, and Panera Bread, but ...
Read More

Will Boris’s Brexit Britain Be a Boon for Bitcoin? Google Search Suggests So

Boris Johnson’s recent appointment to the role of UK Prime Minister has coincided with a spike in Google searches in ...
Read More

Bearish ECB Outlook Could be Bullish for Bitcoin, Claims Analyst

The global economy and Bitcoin (BTC) have both been incurring increasing volatility as of late, with the former’s volatility primarily ...
Read More

Facebook’s “Cryptocurrency” Doesn’t Look Like It’s Winning Over the Public…

A number of surveys have indicated that most US and UK adults couldn’t care less about Facebook’s so-called cryptocurrency. Not ...
Read More

Fresh Bitcoin Uptrend May Start in September, But Drop to $7,000 Could Precede Bull Run

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets are experiencing a day of green after facing strong selling pressure over the past ...
Read More

Daily Activities Like Grocery Shopping May Hold the Key to Bitcoin Adoption

Anyone involved or invested in the crypto industry or market has a desire to see Bitcoin succeed. Even those who ...
Read More

Long Island Iced Tea’s Blockchain Rebrand was a ‘Pump and Dump’ , Says FBI

According to a search warrant issued by the US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Long Island Iced Tea, the company that ...
Read More

70% of Bitcoin-Interested Investors are Parents; Will This Fuel Long-Term Uptrend?

Bitcoin (BTC) and the aggregated crypto markets have been facing a bout of selling pressure as of late that has ...
Read More

Trump Administration Hates Bitcoin but Fine with Off-Shore Tax Havens?

For all the damning rhetoric about Bitcoin and its use in enabling money laundering spewed from the Trump administration of ...
Read More

Adam Smith and the Digital Economy: Connectedness and Gains From Trade

How can an 18th-century Scottish philosopher and economist help us understand the digital economy and our modern, hyper-connected world? That’s ...
Read More

Notes from a nameless conference

Martin Gurri at the fifth wave writes a very intresting "notes from a nameless conference." (HT Marginal Revolution). A few ...
Read More

Every era’s monetary and financial institutions are unimaginable until they’re real

Every era’s monetary and financial institutions are unimaginable until they’re real, writes Tyler Cowen in an excellent Bloomberg.com essay on ...
Read More

BTC Dominance Drops as Bitcoin Breaks Uptrend: Is Alt Season Finally Here?

Throughout much of 2019, Bitcoin has vastly over performed most of the altcoin market, except for a select few such ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Loses Multiple Parabolic Trend Lines as Bears Roar

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been facing an extension of the significant downwards pressure that they first incurred ...
Read More

Steven Mnuchin Hints at New Crypto Assets Regulations in the United States

After remaining quiet on the issue of Bitcoin and crypto assets since taking office, the Trump administration finally appears to ...
Read More

As Global Recession Risk Grows, Bitcoin “Gold 2.0” Narrative Strengthens

Bitcoin (BTC) has been incurring significant selling pressure over the past several days that has put its recently found position ...
Read More

US Treasury Secretary is Adamant That He Won’t Be Talking About Bitcoin in Ten Years

Hardly surprisingly, the United States Treasury Secretary has stated that he will neither be talking about or investing in Bitcoin ...
Read More

Alameda Research: Bitwise Report on Fake Bitcoin Trading Volume Inaccurate

Despite recent testimony from Bitwise to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), which stated that up to 95% of ...
Read More

TradingView: 30% of Audience “Extremely Engaged” With Crypto, As Popular As Forex

Data has emerged, showing that 30% of TradingView’s audience are using the platform for cryptocurrency analysis on a daily basis, ...
Read More

It’s Time to Phase Out Employer Sponsored Health Insurance. Here’s How.

A few month ago, I wrote a post explaining why employer sponsored health insurance (ESHI) has been called the original sin ...
Read More

The Non Sequitur in Sanders’ Case for Medicare for All

During June’s Democratic debate, moderator Lester Holt asked Bernie Sanders a question about Medicare for All. Sanders replied:Lester, I find it ...
Read More

Alleged Silk Road Drug Dealer Arrested For Using Bitcoin For Money Laundering

Silk Road, a dark web drug market founded by Ross Ulbricht under the pseudonymous nickname “Dread Pirate Roberts” has had ...
Read More

Analysts Believe Bitcoin is on The Path to $7,600 As 2018 Bear Market Fractal Continues to Unfold

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been facing a significant amount of pressure from sellers as of late, which ...
Read More

Industry Leader Claims U.S. Outlawing Crypto Ownership Would be “Worst Case Scenario”

Although most of the crypto industry has long known that the US is far behind other countries in terms of ...
Read More

Crypto Asset Thefts Top $1.2 Billion in Q1 2019, Report States

According to a report by US blockchain forensics firm CipherTrace, crypto asset exchange platforms have already lost $1.2 billion in ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price at $10,000 is in Danger As Bulls Begin to Lose Support

Bitcoin has been struggling to regain the bullish momentum its enjoyed for the bulk of 2019. Ever since December 2018 ...
Read More

Everything is f***d

The most hilarious course syllabus I've seen in a while, from Professor Sanjay Srivastava at the University of Oregon........The point ...
Read More

Maximize Depreciation Deductions under the Tax Cuts and Job Act of 2017

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) of 2017 created new depreciation rules. And both business owners and real estate ...
Read More

Coinbase Crypto Milestone: Amasses 30M Users, 5M in Last 10 Months

San Francisco-based crypto exchange Coinbase, is among the clear leaders in the crypto industry, helping to shape and define the ...
Read More

Bitcoin May Drop Until It Fills CME BTC Futures Gap at $8,500

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been incurring increased volatility over the past several days, which first began when ...
Read More

Analyst: Bakkt Could be a Huge Catalyst for Bitcoin; Is a Price Surge Inbound?

Despite facing multiple long delays, the highly anticipated Bakkt Bitcoin futures platform has finally began testing, and many analysts are ...
Read More

Bullish For Bitcoin? Trump Turns Up Pressure on Federal Reserve to Cut Interest Rates

President Trump is continuing to pressure the Federal Reserve for dragging its feet on interest rate cuts. For some, such ...
Read More

Survey: Just Four Percent of US Public Favour Bitcoin or Other Crypto Assets as a 10+ Year Investment

According to a survey produced by financial services firm BankRate, Bitcoin and crypto do not represent a popular choice of ...
Read More

Bitcoin Bears Ramp Up Selling Pressure as Weekly Close Looms; Factors & Trends

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been facing increased volatility as of late, and following a sharp move towards ...
Read More

Silver’s Rally May Be Fueled by Concerns About Bitcoin’s Status as a Safe Haven Investment

Bitcoin and the entire cryptocurrency markets have incurred a severe bout of volatility over the past several weeks and months, ...
Read More

Don’t Hold Your Breath, Bitcoin to Outperform Altcoins For Now

Despite the fact that Bitcoin is the leading crypto, altcoins — the blanket term given to cryptocurrencies that aren’t BTC ...
Read More

Billionaire: Trump & Congress Talking About Bitcoin is Bullish, Not Bearish

At long last, Bitcoin (BTC) has entered the mainstream discourse. Despite it still trading $9,000 shy of its $20,000 all-time ...
Read More

BitMEX Bitcoin Volume Slumps 33% After CFTC Investigation

It was recently revealed that the US Commodity Futures and Trade Commission was beginning a month long investigation of the ...
Read More

Yield curve weirdness

Yield curves have gone mad. Negative yields are everywhere, from AAA-rated government bonds to corporate junk. Most developed countries have ...
Read More

Weekly Game Plan 22 Jul 19

There wasn’t any fresh news on the weekend, but the escalation of tensions between Iran and the west following the ...
Read More

Traders Beware: the Slippery Slope of Trading Addiction

I recently came across this video from TEDx. It’s not a fun video to watch, but it’s full of lessons ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 22 July 2019

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will ...
Read More

New Papers

I've been remiss about blogging lately while I finished two new papers, "The Fiscal Roots of Inflation," and "The Value ...
Read More

Bakkt Bitcoin Futures Has Reached “Critical Mass”, Expected to Launch in Q3:

In the coming week, Bakkt is expected to test-launch its Bitcoin (BTC) futures product. While many have begun to doubt ...
Read More

Crypto Tidbits: “Unstoppable Force” Bitcoin Back at $10,000, Libra in Congress

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. As is seemingly the norm, Bitcoin saw a tumultuous week, trading from everywhere ...
Read More

Bitcoin Buoyed By Free Marketing, Will BTC Prices Double By 2020?

Bitcoin (BTC) consolidating below $11,200 Iranians turning to Bitcoin Despite deliberate attacks from politicians, Bitcoin as an innovation is an ...
Read More

Binance’s Boost: BNB Ready for $43 After Strong Signal

Binance Coin (BNB) is up 7.1 percent Free airdrop for XLM owners in Binance Binance, amassing $775k after unknowingly staking ...
Read More

Ethereum Bulls Hit Pause, ETH Price Ceiling At $230

Ethereum (ETH) is down 18.2 percent Set Labs launching an ETH trading robot As a reputable smart contracting platform striving ...
Read More

Regulatory Pressure Amidst Libra Crypto Controversy Hasn’t Shaken Bitcoin Bulls

All this week, the crypto market has been under a microscope both by politicians with regulatory power, and throughout the ...
Read More

Cryptocurrency is Part of the Global Currency War, Says Federal Reserve Branch Head

Cryptocurrency has found itself on the center stage of the global political sphere over the past several weeks, which first ...
Read More

BitMEX May Be the First Target of the U.S.; Which Crypto Platform is Next?

The crypto industry was taken aback earlier today when news broke regarding popular leveraged crypto trading exchange, BitMEX, being investigated ...
Read More

35% Bitcoin Price Drop to $9,100 is Historically Natural, Don’t Worry: Analyst

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been incurring significant volatility as of late that has made it increasingly unclear ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Stuck in Tight Trading Range, BitMEX Responsible for Lack of Volatility?

After a week of insane volatility in the crypto markets, with Bitcoin price rising and falling in the thousands, and ...
Read More

All that glitters is not gold

I wrote a Wall Street  Journal Oped on the gold standard, partly in response to last week's Oped by James ...
Read More

Bitcoin Volatility Surges Since February of 2019; Is Another Big Move Imminent?

There’s no question that the past several months have been a wild ride for Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets, ...
Read More

Bitcoin Suddenly Surges Past $10,000 as Bear Trend Dies; Factors & Trends

The crypto markets were taken aback earlier today when Bitcoin’s bulls stepped up and led BTC to surge over $1,000 ...
Read More

Dr. Doom Roubini Fuels Criminal Crypto Concerns With Scathing Bitcoin Op-Ed

Sentiment across the United States pertaining to the crypto market is at an extreme low, despite Bitcoin rallying above $10,000 ...
Read More

Iran’s Use of Bitcoin to Avoid Sanctions May Fuel U.S. Regulatory Crackdown

The crypto markets have been flooded with a torrent of news regarding how top government officials in the US feel ...
Read More

Litecoin (LTC) Trading Volume Grows, Will $100 Stop Buyers?

Litecoin (LTC) recovery, adds 13.3 percent in 24 hours Ron Paul is a supporter of cryptocurrencies Despite FUD around cryptocurrencies, ...
Read More

BLOCKv Announces Partnership With Publicis Groupe, the World’s Third-Largest Media Agency

Jon Knight, the VP of Business Development and Partnerships, officially announced in the BLOCKv community telegram group that the company ...
Read More

Litecoin Leads The Way: As Bitcoin Plummets, Altcoins Rise Across the Board

The crypto market is at a critical junction. Altcoins such as Litecoin, Ethereum, and Ripple have been capitulating, then bouncing ...
Read More

US Congressman: You Can’t Kill Bitcoin, Libra And Others Trying to Mimic

All eyes are on Bitcoin, Facebook’s Libra, and the entire cryptocurrency market this week, following a tweet from the United ...
Read More

Bitcoin Could Drop Towards $6,100 While Still Maintaining Parabola

Bitcoin’s recent bout of downwards pressure has now sent its price decisively below $10,000, which appears to have marked the ...
Read More

Cardano Investors Sell Amid Bitcoin Drop, ADA Down 32%

Cardano (ADA) sheds 32.7 percent week-to-date Emurgo releases Yoroi update There’s a new Yoroi wallet update introducing further improvements like ...
Read More

Ethereum (ETH) in Free Fall, Down 34% Following Bitcoin Cash Idea

Ethereum (ETH) slides 34 percent as bears step up Bitcoin Cash may be used to temporarily solve Ethereum’s scalability problems ...
Read More

Facebook Says it Will Use Swiss Agency to Oversee its Cryptocurrency’s Privacy, But is Yet to Even Contact Them

Facebook has been grilled today at a Senate Banking Committee hearing over its cryptocurrency project Libra. As part of the ...
Read More

Institutional Crypto Demand Abounds Despite Volatility and Regulatory Woes

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been incurring extreme volatility as of late which has caused many analysts and ...
Read More

The United States’ Distrust in Facebook Libra Is Spilling Into Crypto

Today, the United States Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs held an open session to conduct a hearing ...
Read More

Analysts Believe Bitcoin Likely to Move Towards $6,000 as Bearish Narrative Unfolds

Almost as quickly as bullish euphoria recently gripped the market, the Bitcoin bears have returned. An air of uncertainly, brought ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Cracking As Government Drums For Regulation

Bitcoin (BTC) is down 14.8 percent Steven Mnuchin is calling for cryptocurrency oversight and compliance Eventual regulation of cryptocurrencies in ...
Read More

Ripple (XRP) Outperforms Crypto Markets as Price Stabilizes Above Historical Support

Ripple has been able to once again find strong buying pressure in the upper-$0.20 region, which has historically been a ...
Read More

A City in Canada to Accept Crypto Assets for Tax After Council Approval, Bolstering Adoption

Following a recent council approval, Canadian City of Richmond Hill will be exploring providing crypto asset property tax payments. Helping ...
Read More

Analysts Believe Bitcoin Looks Bullish Despite Growing Fears of a Trump Ban

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have faced an extension of the downwards pressure that they have been battling with ...
Read More

Donate Bitcoin to Protect Internet Privacy With New Tor Project Crowdfund

As part of its fight against internet surveillance, those behind the Tor Project have announced a Bitcoin donation fund. The ...
Read More

US Treasury Increases Regulatory Pressure on Crypto, Warns of Its Unlawful Uses

Friday night, United States President Donald Trump tweeted about Facebook Libra, Bitcoin, and crypto as a whole, expressing his distaste ...
Read More

After Flash-Crashing to $191, Analysts Expect Ethereum to Continue Dropping

The aggregated crypto markets are currently bathing in a sea of red after Bitcoin failed to find support in the ...
Read More

Refreshed Model: Bitcoin (BTC) to See $100,000 After 2020’s Halving

For a while now, Bitcoin (BTC) has seemingly moved with rhyme nor reason. Today, the crypto asset is down 7%, ...
Read More

Bitcoin Downtrend Could Persist Through 2019 as Bears Roar; Here’s Why

After a long period of facing downwards pressure, Bitcoin’s bulls finally caved in to the selling pressure, which sent BTC ...
Read More

Donald Trump Likely Didn’t Cause Bitcoin Crash to $10,500: Analytics

Last week, the crypto market was blessed by a historical event: Bitcoin and Libra were both mentioned in name by ...
Read More

US Govt Sees Libra as a Bigger Threat than Bitcoin: Messari CEO

Facebook is on the wrong end of a political cycle which could weaken the standing of its cryptocurrency project Libra, ...
Read More

Weekly Game Plan 15 Jul 19

Growth issues remain at top of mind with central banks easing and PMIs slowing down across the globe. Risk assets ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 15 July 2019

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will ...
Read More

Binance Announce Margin Trading & Futures Testnet, but How Will These Affect the Wider Market?

Following news in May that Binance was planning to roll-out margin trading, an official press release revealed on June 11 ...
Read More

Retail Investors Could Be Behind the Recent Bitcoin Rally, Despite Lack of Interest in BTC

Although Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been facing a bout of significant volatility over the past few days, ...
Read More

Room to Run: Bitcoin (BTC) Hasn’t Printed Parabolic “Correction” Signal

Bitcoin (BTC) has undoubtedly been trading in a parabolic pattern since bottoming in December at $3,150. The past few months ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitcoin Could Hit $9,000 Should Bearish Breakdown Occur; Here’s Why

Bitcoin and the entire cryptocurrency markets have been caught in the throes of volatility as of late, which has resulted ...
Read More

Crypto Tidbits: Donald Trump Jabs Bitcoin, Bitpoint Hacked for XRP, Litecoin Bags Partnership

Another week, another round of Crypto and Bitcoin Tidbits. The past week was rather tumultuous for the cryptocurrency market. BTC ...
Read More

Binance Coin Flips EOS After Coin Burn as Bitcoin Continues to Consolidate

Altcoins are still getting beat up as we enter the weekend. Bitcoin has remained range bound with little movement over ...
Read More

Altcoins Could See a Relief Rally as Long as Bitcoin Price Remains Steady in Near-Term

Bitcoin and most altcoins have been incurring tremendous volatility as of late, which has been primarily driven by BTC’s extended ...
Read More

Tech Entrepreneur: Facebook’s “Cryptocurrency” Libra is a “Big Mistake”

Billionaire tech entrepreneur Mark Cuban is not a big fan of Facebook’s recently-detailed cryptocurrency-of-sorts. He says there may be repercussions ...
Read More

Bitcoin Becomes “Geo-Political Chess Piece” as Global Leaders Air Their Opinions on Crypto

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been facing tremendous volatility over the past few days that has been exasperated ...
Read More

Keiser: $100,000 BTC as Trump’s Anti-Bitcoin Tweet to Drive US-Skeptic Nations to Crypto

Popular cryptocurrency proponent and news presenter Max Keiser has responded to President Trump’s anti-Bitcoin outburst yesterday. The long-term Bitcoin bull ...
Read More

Trump Blasts Bitcoin For Illicit Use As NY College Is Hit With $2M Ransomware

Last night, the TV personality, businessman, president of the “free world,” Donald Trump took to twitter to blast Bitcoin, Facebook’s ...
Read More

Donald Trump Not a Fan of Bitcoin And Crypto? Too Volatile, He Says

Wow, just wow. Donald Trump, the president of the United States, has openly commented on Bitcoin and crypto assets. On ...
Read More

Spanish Police: Bitcoin ATMs Highlight Flaws in EU Money Laundering Rules

Following a Spanish investigation into a gang’s recently-busted money laundering operation, the nation’s police force claim to have exposed gaps ...
Read More

Bitcoin Plunges Towards $11,000 as Bull Trend Reverses; Factors & Trends Behind This Move

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have continued to extend the downwards movement that they incurred yesterday, and BTC is ...
Read More

No, Bitcoin Did Not Drop Because of Fed’s Concerns with Facebook’s Libra

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets plummeted over the past day after BTC failed to stabilize in the $13,000 region ...
Read More

Iranian Government Plans to Authorise Cryptocurrency Mining

Abdol Nasser Hemmati, the governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), announced yesterday that the government plans to authorise ...
Read More

11 Best Cryptocurrency Exchanges – Buy Bitcoin & Altcoins in 2019

When trying to decide on the best cryptocurrency exchanges, it is not simply a matter of ranking by volume or ...
Read More

Crypto Markets Plummet Amidst BTC Instability, But the Worst Could be Over for Altcoins

After incurring some incredibly bullish buying pressure that sent Bitcoin running up to $13,000, the cryptocurrency was unable to maintain ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Breaks Below $12,000 As Crypto Market Bleeds Over $25 Billion

The crypto market has shed over $25 billion in value over the course of the afternoon hours, as Bitcoin price ...
Read More

Bitcoin Hashrate Grows at Fastest Rate Ever; Will BTC’s Price Follow?

Bitcoin has once again incurred a massive amount of volatility that has made it increasingly unclear as to where BTC ...
Read More

Crypto Pundit and Goldbug Peter Schiff Begins to Warm Up to Bitcoin

In recent weeks, both Bitcoin and gold have started to show signs of the early stages of a bull run ...
Read More

Crypto Capitulation: An Altcoin Obituary, Or the Biggest Buy Signal Ever?

Since the start of April 2019 when Bitcoin rallied over $1,000 in a matter of a few minutes, the first ...
Read More

The Case for People’s Quantitative Easing

Last night, the Resolution Foundation hosted a debate to launch my book, "The Case for People's Quantitative Easing". A great ...
Read More

Habits vs Goals in Trading

When it comes to improving trader performance, many people think in terms of goals: I want to make a Million ...
Read More

Crypto Exchange Giant Speeds Up Bitcoin (BTC) and Ether (ETH) Withdrawals

Leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance has stated that it has reduced the number of confirmations required to make a transaction to ...
Read More

Analyst: Little is Stopping Bitcoin from Setting 2019 Highs; Here’s Where its Next Resistance Lies

Bitcoin (BTC) has been in a firm uptrend for the past several months and has only recently found itself caught ...
Read More

Bitcoin YTD Gains Make Traditional Markets Look Stagnant; Will This Trend Continue?

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been experiencing incredibly bullish buying pressure over the past several months, with BTC ...
Read More

Crypto Analyst: Bitcoin (BTC) Dominance May Reach 80%, Altcoins Expected to Bleed

The crypto market is at what may be its most important moment yet. Bitcoin is at weekly resistance  – and ...
Read More

The Last Bitcoin Bear: “I am Probably Going to be a Bull Tomorrow”

A popular YouTube technical analyst and one of the few Bitcoin proponents still not entirely convinced that the low is ...
Read More

[Recording] Building a Trader: Lessons from the Trenches

You can view the first webinar on this subject, which went much more in-depth on the case studies but ended ...
Read More

Rumors Surge Amid Video Footage of ‘Police Raids’ at Tron – Not True Says Source

Rumors have broken out on Twitter, and crypto Reddit after user Hayden Otto (@haydenotto_) tweeted a video showing the Tron ...
Read More

A Dozen Reasons for Direct Real Estate Investment

Okay, I am not a direct real estate investment fanatic. Absolutely not. Further, I get that direct real estate investment ...
Read More

Investor: Bitcoin is the Best Performing Asset, Path to $100,000 is Easy To See

While Bitcoin price continues to struggle to reclaim the recent high of $13,800 where it was stopped abruptly following a ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitcoin May Consolidate for Several Months, But Six-Figure Price Surge is Still Imminent

Bitcoin and the entire crypto markets are experiencing a green Monday, with most major assets trading up a few percent ...
Read More

Report: Bitcoin Sentiment on Crypto Twitter Low in South America

Twitter users from the US talking about Bitcoin by far dominate the discourse surrounding crypto assets on the popular social ...
Read More

Using Most Advanced Computer of the ’60s It’d Take a Billion Times the Age of the Universe to Mine a Bitcoin Block

An early computing expert has been restoring the guidance system used by NASA to land a man on the moon ...
Read More

Legendary Investor May Soon Buy Bitcoin, But Only if Growth Continues at Current Pace

The Wall Street legends that the world looks to for investment strategies and advice have long been split on Bitcoin ...
Read More

Ethereum Futures Inbound as Demand For Bitcoin Dervatives Explodes

For a while now, investors have been waiting on futures for Ethereum (ETH), the second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization ...
Read More

New ECB Boss is “Extremely” Pro-Crypto; What Could This Mean for Bitcoin?

Investors and proponents of Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have long believed that the ultimate pinnacle of adoption would ...
Read More

Analyst: If Bitcoin Violates Current Parabola, BTC Could Plummet 80%; Here’s Why

Bitcoin (BTC) has been caught in what can be accurately defined as a period of consolidation as of late and ...
Read More

Bitcoin Bull Puts Money Where His Mouth is, Holds 50% of Wealth in BTC

For a while now, Anthony Pompliano has been a leading champion of Bitcoin (BTC). Best known as “Pomp”, the Facebook ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitcoin (BTC) Needs to Break $11,600 to Skirt Consolidation

Even since Bitcoin (BTC) hit $13,800 to then retrace by $4,000, the cryptocurrency market has slowed. Don’t get me wrong, ...
Read More

Bitcoin Still in Bull Market Territory as Gold Plummets; Will Growing Economic Stability Slow BTC?

Both Bitcoin (BTC) and gold have once again been caught in the throes of volatility that have allowed them to ...
Read More

Bitcoin Fun Fact: Tony Hawk Has Been HODLing Since Sub-$1,000 BTC

More people own Bitcoin (BTC) than you may think. In a resurfaced tweet, Tony Hawk, a legendary skater whose name ...
Read More

Ripple Surges After American Express Blog Mentions XRP, But It Is Simply a Case of Misplaced FOMO

Ripple (XRP) has incurred some decent upwards momentum today after “FOMO” spread on Twitter based on an American Express blog ...
Read More

Crypto Tidbits: ErisX Bitcoin Futures, Blockchain on Jeopardy, Proposed BitMEX Ban

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. Bitcoin (BTC) may have shed a good portion of its year-to-date gains over ...
Read More

BNB is Fragile Despite Binance Listing Dogecoin and USDT Address Shift

Binance Coin (BNB) down 4.5 percent Dogecoin listed at Binance, shift USDT addresses compliant with ERC-20 standards Drawing attention, Binance ...
Read More

FX Renew End of Day Signals Order Sheet 8 July 19

FX Renew End of Day signals are trades based off our Weekly Trading Opportunities Report. Entry orders are set and ...
Read More

Elrond Network Sees Huge 50x Gains Amid Binance Decentralized Exchange Listing

The Binance decentralized exchange, commonly abbreviated to Binance DEX, has listed over 30 new projects since its launch earlier this ...
Read More

Australian Woman Travels to Ten Countries in 12 Weeks on Cryptocurrency Alone

Many of the critics of cryptocurrency asset like Bitcoin and Ethereum argue that nobody spends them as they are intended ...
Read More

Bitcoin Consumes As Much Power As Switzerland, But Impact Remains Negligible

Much of the conversation surrounding Bitcoin and Switzerland in recent days is focused on the cryptocurrency showing price correlation between ...
Read More

“Bitcoin Creator” Wiki-Domain Change Trolling Intensifies With “C**t.com”

Yesterday, it emerged that some unknown prankster has bought the domain “Loser.com” and had it automatically forward to Craig Wright’s ...
Read More

Leading Medical Charity Exploits Cryptocurrency Tax Status by Accepting Bitcoin and Others

The Dementia Society of America (DSA) has just announced that it will be accepting a range of cryptocurrencies going forward ...
Read More

Fireworks Expected as Bitcoin Breaks Below $11,000 Ahead of Holiday Weekend

After a strong rejection at $14,000, Bitcoin’s parabolic rally has been cut short, and the leading crypto asset by market ...
Read More

Oracle Deploy Blockchain for Tracking Origin of Honey in Partnership With the World Bee Project

Oracle, the American multinational software and computing company, best known for its enterprise database products, recently showcased its new environmentally-enhancing ...
Read More

Two Long-Term Bulls Butt Heads Over Short-Term Bitcoin Price Direction

Bitcoin is yet again at a critical inflection point, where the days ahead may determine the trend for the coming ...
Read More

Social Media Outage Highlights Why Facebook Libra Cryptocurrency Puts Personal Privacy At Risk

A massive outage on Facebook and Instagram revealed hidden “tags” given to users photos on the popular social media platforms ...
Read More

Crypto Analyst: Bitcoin Market Cap Due to Surpass $1 Trillion this Cycle, $8 Trillion Next

Crypto asset market analyst and partner at Adaptive Capital, Willy Woo, believes that the market capitalisation of Bitcoin alone will ...
Read More

Crypto Analyst: Max Pain Scenario Has Bitcoin Leaving Dip Buyers Waiting Indefinitely

At times, taking a contrarian stance in financial markets can be rewarding, other times it’s a fools game trying to ...
Read More

$100 Million More in Tether Printed: How Will This Affect Bitcoin Price?

A “whale alert” is a type of Twitter alert that notifies traders when large sums of crypto or Bitcoin is ...
Read More

Redefining money in a digital age

Economic textbooks use a definition of money as an asset that can be used as a means of payment, that constitutes ...
Read More

Check Out This $50,000 Diamond-Encrusted Crypto Hardware Wallet

At the height of the 2017 crypto market bull run and Bitcoin hype cycle, early investors in the emerging and ...
Read More

Prominent Investor: Mainstream Finance Is Now Considering Bitcoin As a Safe Haven Asset

Over the last month as trade tensions between the United States and China heat up, adding pressure to an already ...
Read More

After 30% Correction, Next Bitcoin Price Target is New All-Time High

After experiencing a bout of downwards pressure that had erased many of the gains that Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto ...
Read More

Invstr CEO: Facebook Will Have Anticipated Regulatory Scrutiny Over Crypto Effort

The CEO of a social investment firm believes that Facebook will have anticipated regulatory scrutiny. Kerim Derhalli of Invstr says ...
Read More

Circle CEO: Crypto “Mega Trend” is Here to Stay, Will be Bigger than the Web

The CEO of crypto financial services company Circle has said that Facebook’s Libra digital currency proves that crypto assets are ...
Read More

Monthly Macro Risk Monitor – 3 Jul 19

My greatest discovery was that a man must study underlying conditions, to size them so as to be able to anticipate ...
Read More

British MP Reveals the UK Gov’s Appetite for Blockchain Tech at London Summit

Delegates of the recent London Blockchain Summit, held for its 3rd year at the London Olympia in Hammersmith last week, ...
Read More

Crypto Analyst: Bitcoin Technical Indicator Struggles At This Range Before Bull Run

All across the crypto community talk of Bitcoin’s next bull run is consuming most discussion. Everyone is looking for clues ...
Read More

UN Using Blockchain to Promote Transparency in Rebuilding Process in Afghanistan

The United Nations will reportedly use blockchain technology as part of its efforts to aid the redevelopment of Afghanistan. The ...
Read More

Double Jeopardy: Bitcoin and Blockchain Featured on TV Game Show Yet Again

Bitcoin is once again at $10,000, but this time around mainstream interest appears to be non-existent, and the lack of ...
Read More

Bitcoin Futures at 20x Leverage: How Does Binance Compare to the Crypto Competition?

The leading cryptocurrency exchange and industry sweetheart, Binance, has made a number of strides that will greatly improve the appeal ...
Read More

US Consumer Groups Urge Regulators to Stop Facebook’s Delve in the Crypto Space

A long list of US consumer advocacy groups have called upon many of the nation’s regulators to put the brakes ...
Read More

Job change, and a blogging renaissance

  I’m pleased to announce that I have accepted a new position at Carnegie Mellon University, as Visiting Professor in ...
Read More

Edward Snowden on Crypto and Privacy: Bitcoin is Freedom Because It’s Permissionless

In the wake of Facebook’s announcement that it will be launching its own crypto asset, while much of the focus ...
Read More

Altcoins Surge as Bitcoin Taps $9,900; Will BTC Gains Start to Flow Into Other Cryptos?

Bitcoin has been facing mounting selling pressure ever since it first flirted with $13,800 last week. This subsequent drop has ...
Read More

ICO Law Specialist Calls for Kik CEO to Stand Down in Crypto/Securities Case vs SEC

A partner at a law firm working with startups that have raised funds using via an initial coin offering is ...
Read More

Oxfam Teams Up With Blockchain Startup to Ovehaul Sri Lankan Farming Insurance

International charity confederation Oxfam has teamed up with professional services company Aon and a blockchain insurance startup to provide farmers ...
Read More

Bitcoin Is Fundamentally Robust, But Bears Don’t Seem to Care; Has BTC Topped Out?

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have once again extended their downwards movement that first began when BTC hit $13,800, ...
Read More

The Phillips curve is still dead

Greg Mankiw posted a clever graph a month ago, which he titled "The Phillips Curve is Alive and Well."No, Greg, ...
Read More

With Altcoins on the Rise, do Analysts Expect For Bitcoin (BTC) to Outperform?

Ever since Bitcoin (BTC) began to rally in April, altcoins fell out of favor with most in the crypto community ...
Read More

Ethereum Transactions Surge as Analysts Predict an Imminent “52-Day Bull Run”

Ethereum and the aggregated crypto markets surged yesterday just prior to Bitcoin incurring a sudden influx of selling pressure that ...
Read More

Bitcoin Must Break Above $12,444 Or Else Price Breakdown May Occur, Claims Prominent Analyst

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been facing tremendous volatility over the past several days and weeks, with BTC ...
Read More

Why Bitcoin (BTC) Hitting $100,000 is Possible According to a Binance Exec

By many measures, the recent Bitcoin (BTC) bull run has just started. Despite being early on in this market cycle ...
Read More

Binance Coin (BNB) At Risk, May List Libra But Prices Are Down 12.1%

Binance Coin (BNB) down 12.1 percent Libra coin may be available at Binance upon launch in 2020 The exit of ...
Read More

Weekly Game Plan 1 Jul 19

Over the weekend China data was slightly lower than expected, but there was good news from the Trump/Xi front. The ...
Read More

Video: Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 1 July 19

Here is the video version of our Forex trading opportunities for the week ahead. Please go here for the written ...
Read More

Crypto Hardware Review: Meet The Sleek Gray Corazon Titanium

A week or two back, I got an unsolicited message on Twitter, Crypto Twitter if you will. When the private ...
Read More

Ethereum: Despite Recent Volatility, Analysts Believe ETH Could Soon Test $363

Despite Bitcoin being in a firm uptrend over the past few months, the aggregated crypto markets have largely experienced lackluster ...
Read More

Economist Flips From Bitcoin Skeptic to Savant, Acknowledges Crypto’s Staying Power

To most in the Bitcoin (BTC) and crypto community, mainstream media is viewed with intense skepticism. Case in point, the ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitcoin Could Target $8,200 Next Despite Recent Stability; Is the Bull Run Over?

Bitcoin has been experiencing some incredibly positive price action over the past few months, but what started out at consistent, ...
Read More

Crypto Tidbits: Bitcoin Surges, XRP Exchange Hack, LedgerX’s BTC Futures, Chainlink on Coinbase

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. Wow, what a crazy week it’s been for Bitcoin (BTC). Not only was ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitcoin is Still in a Clear Uptrend Despite Recent Crash; is a Move Towards $20k Imminent?

Bitcoin has once again been caught in the throes of massive volatility, experiencing a parabolic price surge yesterday before plunging ...
Read More

Space Holds The Key to The Bitcoin (BTC) Moon Mission: Flipping Gold

Space might be the final frontier, but it also might end up being the final showdown between crypto asset Bitcoin ...
Read More

Fears Regarding Global Economy May Have Sparked This Bitcoin Rally, But Will It Continue to Fuel It?

Bitcoin has been incurring significant volatility over the past few days, which is, in many ways, emblematic of the improving ...
Read More

Blockchain Association to Oversee Spending of the Defend Crypto Fund

The Blockchain Association has taken over the “Defend “Crypto” fund setup to help finance the legal battle between Kik and ...
Read More

Bitcoin and Ether Trade at Large Premium on South Korean Crypto Exchanges

The number one and two crypto assets by market capitalisation are currently trading at a large premium across South Korean ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 1 July 19

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will ...
Read More

Gold Bug Peter Schiff Takes Bitcoin Correction as a Chance to Swipe at BTC

CEO of Euro Pacific Capital and chairman of SchiffGold, Peter Schiff, has once again provided critique of Bitcoin. The self-proclaimed ...
Read More

Bitcoin Plummets 23% From Daily Highs; Was $13,800 a Long-Term Top?

After incurring a massive influx of buying pressure that sent Bitcoin (BTC) to nearly $14,000 yesterday, the cryptocurrency has plummeted ...
Read More

Prominent Analyst Warns That Not All Altcoins Will Surge During Next Bitcoin Bull Run

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been incurring major volatility as of late, with BTC surging to fresh 2019 ...
Read More

Crypto Chaos: Altcoin Capitulation Continues, But Bitcoin Bull Run is Just Beginning

As Bitcoin price approached $14,000 just mere hours after breaking through $13,000, a violent flash crash occurred that knocked the ...
Read More

Financial Analyst: Current Correction is Healthy if Bitcoin (BTC) Support Found Above $10k

One of the regular financial analysts on CNBC’s “Future’s Now” segment has argued that the sharp drop in the Bitcoin ...
Read More

Loss-Aversion and the Impact on Performance

Most traders are concerned about their performance – and for good reason: trading is after all a performance-based endeavour. However, ...
Read More

Here’s Why Bitcoin Is Surging Back Towards its Previously-Established All-Time-Highs

Bitcoin has found itself in the throes of a firmly established bull market over the past several months, surging from ...
Read More

Analyst: Gold Bull Run to Eat Bitcoin Alive, Takes Entire BTC Cap to Move Price 3%

During times of economic distress, the shiny chemical element, commodity, and precious metal known as gold, is often looked to ...
Read More

Bitcoin Drops $2,000 in Minutes: Crypto Exchanges Struggle to Run Amid Volatility

What. The. Hell. In the past few minutes, Bitcoin (BTC) has slipped, showing an uncharacteristic bout of weakness in a ...
Read More

Fallen Aussie Football Reveals Drug-Fuelled Crypto Trading Sessions, Adamant Bitcoin Will Be Big

During the course of legal proceedings against Mark “Bomber” Thompson, it has emerged that the former Australian Football League coach ...
Read More

Zimbabwe Trade Union Demands More Stable Currency, This is Why Crypto is Important

A Zimbabwean government policy to ban the use of the US dollar and other currencies has been met with bitter ...
Read More

Watch Out Bulls, Bitcoin Technical Formation Signals Price Pullback is Highly Likely in Near-Term

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been on the up-and-up as of late, with BTC surging from its year-to-date ...
Read More

24/7 Bitcoin Derivative Trading Now Available for U.S. Residents; Will This Add Fuel to BTC’s Momentum?

The crypto markets are continuing to grow and develop by leaps and bounds each day, and the latest piece of ...
Read More

UK Supermarket Twitter Hackers Try to Revive Classic Bitcoin Scam

The UK-based supermarket giant Tesco has had its Twitter account compromised by hackers. Almost mirroring an attack last year, those ...
Read More

Six Detained in Connection with $28 Million Crypto Heist in Europe

Six people have been arrested in Europe in relation to the theft of almost $28 million worth of crypto assets ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Chart: Monthly Candle Pattern Shows Strongest Trend Reversal Ever

Bitcoin price is once again making headlines on mainstream media outlets, revisiting once forgotten memories of the crypto bubble of ...
Read More

What Lifetime Earnings Data Says About College Majors and Graduate Degrees

In a few weeks, students will start or return to college and register for classes. Given this, I thought it’d ...
Read More

Rate of Return of Everything Line Charts

About a year and a half ago, a group of researchers published a study that summarized rates of return on ...
Read More

Bitcoin: After Pushing Past $11k, Analysts Believe BTC Could Climb Significantly Higher; Here’s Why

Bitcoin has continued to surprise investors as it has been able to maintain its upward momentum even after it pushed ...
Read More

CME Bitcoin Futures Gaps Give Likely Correction Targets, Next Bear Market Bottom

Over the last few months, Bitcoin price has more than tripled from the deepest depths of its bear market lows, ...
Read More

Long-Held Bitcoin Critic is Bearish on Facebook’s Libra, But Flips Bullish on BTC

The world has been entrenched in a deluge of news surrounding Facebook’s recently announced cryptocurrency initiative, dubbed Libra, which was ...
Read More

Following Gold Fractal Would Bring Bitcoin Price to ATH, $16K is Coming Fast

Over the weekend, Bitcoin price yet again shocked the crypto market and breached the important psychological resistance at $10,000, and ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) At 2019 Highs, Is It Because of The FED’s Dovish Stance?

Bitcoin (BTC) prints double-digit gains Central banks could slash interest rates to avert a global recession, boosting risk assets in ...
Read More

The rent is too damn high

NPR covered the Democratic candidates' plans to address housing issues:[Julian] Castro would provide housing vouchers to all families who need ...
Read More

Analysts Believe Ripple (XRP) Price May Surge to $0.55 Right Before It Screams Up To $1.00

Much to the chagrin of XRP investors and enthusiasts, Ripple’s price has been somewhat stagnant over the past few months, ...
Read More

What Boosted Bitcoin (BTC) Past $10,000? These Analysts Think It’s Facebook Libra

Over the past few weeks, Bitcoin (BTC) analysts have been wrestling with what has been pushing the cryptocurrency market higher ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Stabilizes Around $10,700, But Analysts Believe a Surge Towards $11,500 is Imminent

Following a massively volatile past few days for Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets, BTC has now been able to ...
Read More

FOMO? Bitcoin Exchange BitMEX Saw Biggest Session Ever When BTC Broke $10,000

As much as “FOMO” is a meme in the Bitcoin (BTC) community, the fear of missing out seems to be ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Tops $11.2K, Short Term Correction Before Higher

There were sharp gains in BTC to USD above the $10,000 level against the US Dollar. The price traded to ...
Read More

Analyst: Ripple (XRP) Price Will Soon Reach All-Time-Highs as Buying Pressure Mounts

Ripple (XRP) and the aggregated crypto markets have incurred a massive influx of buying yesterday after Bitcoin smashed through its ...
Read More

Bitcoin: Analysts Call $11,500 Top For Latest BTC Surge, Will it Happen?

After months of anticipation, Bitcoin (BTC) finally broke past $10,000 on Friday, registering an astounding 11% gain. As of the ...
Read More

After Surging Past $10k Bitcoin Price May Go Parabolic With $93k Target

Bitcoin’s bulls are currently rejoicing after Bitcoin surged to fresh 2019 highs above $11k after a sudden influx of buying ...
Read More

Bubble Hasn’t Begun: Google Trends Shows Little Interest in $10,000 Bitcoin

When Bitcoin first breached above $10,000 in 2017 it had already captured the attention of the mainstream media. All eyes ...
Read More

Crypto Tidbits: Bitcoin Above $10,000, Facebook Launches Libra, Ripple & Moneygram Team Up

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. To say that Bitcoin (BTC) is back may seemingly be a bit of ...
Read More

Prominent Twitter Trader Reveals Huge 2019 Gains From Cryptoassets

As we reach the midpoint of 2019, it’s looking increasingly likely that we are once again in the midst of ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price at $10,000: Then Versus Now and Revisiting the Last Crypto Bubble

During the 2017 crypto bull run, Bitcoin price spent very little time above $10,000 once it got there. Around Thanksgiving, Bitcoin ...
Read More

Crypto Pundit Peter Schiff Says Gold Is In Early Bull Market, But Bitcoin Is a Sucker’s Rally

Bitcoin has drawn many comparisons to Gold, and is often referred to as the digital version of the precious metal ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Breaks Past $10,000, Analysts Await Mass FOMO

That’s right, at long last, Bitcoin (BTC) has reached five digits in the ongoing bull run, according to TradingView.com. The ...
Read More

Ethereum Adds Two Billion to Market Cap as Buying Pressure Flourishes; Factors & Trends

Ethereum has benefited greatly from the recent crypto market surge that has led Bitcoin towards the critical $10,000 price level, ...
Read More

Is $500k Bitcoin a Pipe Dream? This Chart Says Absolutely Not; Here’s Why

Bitcoin investors were pleased to find yesterday that BTC’s bulls have come out swinging and are now pushing the cryptocurrency’s ...
Read More

Video: Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 24 June 19

Here is the video version of our Forex trading opportunities for the week ahead. Please go here for the written ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 24 June 19

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will ...
Read More

Bitcoin Dominance Expected to Grow to 70%, Crypto Analyst Warns of Deceiving ALT/USD Charts

For much of the year, crypto analysts have been clamoring for an alt season that promises unheard of returns across ...
Read More

Bears Beware: If Bitcoin Breaks Above $11,700 Nothing Will Stop It from Climbing Towards All-Time-Highs

After facing some instability in the lower-$9,000 region, Bitcoin (BTC) and the aggregated crypto markets have now been able to ...
Read More

Blockchain Courses Coming to China’s Largest IT Developer Education Platform

Chinese programmers will now be able to learn about blockchain development from the largest platform dedicated to IT education in ...
Read More

Crypto Analyst: We Are in the Early Stages of a Bitcoin Bull Run that will Shock People

Software engineer and Bitcoin proponent Vijay Boyapati believes that we are currently in a new bull market. Based on previous ...
Read More

Amazon Squashes Crypto Rumors as Hype Surrounding Facebook’s Libra Grows

In the past few months the world was shocked to hear that social media giant Facebook was entering the crypto ...
Read More

Libra: not a currency board and (maybe) not a stable currency

Libra, the cryptocurrency backed by Facebook (and the other members of the Libra association) was announced yesterday. The web site and ...
Read More

Ripple Effect: MoneyGram Stock Continues to Soar, When Will XRP Price Follow?

It wasn’t just Facebook making one of the biggest announcements and steps towards mainstream adoption in the crypto space this ...
Read More

Lightning Labs Launches Lighting Mobile App for Bitcoin Micropayments on the Go

Lightning Labs has taken one step closer to bringing Lightning Network payments to mobile with the launch of the Lightning ...
Read More

Analysts Believe Ethereum Faces Possible Bearishness in Near-Term as Bitcoin Strengthens

Ethereum (ETH) has had a very positive past few months, putting a significant amount of distance between its current price ...
Read More

Analyst: Institutions Are Behind Bitcoin’s Recent Bullishness; Will Individuals Enter Next?

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been in a firm uptrend for the past several months and BTC has ...
Read More

Big Four Accountancy Firm Unveils New Crypto Auditing Tools

Big Four accountancy firm, PwC, has just detailed a solution to help companies audit crypto asset activities. The service is ...
Read More

Facing Common Trader Issues: Excitement and Overtrading

A trader came to me recently for some help with a struggle he was facing: after a period of winning ...
Read More

Bitcoin: After Breaking Above $9k, Analysts Expect Several Years of Positive Price Action

Several days ago, Bitcoin incurred a massive influx of buying pressure that sent it surging past its previous resistance levels ...
Read More

Tom Lee: Bitcoin Price Nearing FOMO Trigger, BTC To Trade Between $20K and $40K

Bitcoin bulls are back, and they’ve brought with them the biggest crypto bull of them all: Tom Lee. The Managing ...
Read More

CFTC Claims British Bitcoin Company Defrauded Investors of Nearly $150 Million

The US Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has accused a British Bitcoin and crypto asset trading platform of defrauding investors ...
Read More

Analyst: Facebook’s Libra Could Introduce Billions of People to Bitcoin; Will It Help Fuel the Next Rally?

Earlier today the world gained insight into Facebook’s highly anticipated cryptocurrency project, dubbed Libra, which is widely expected to help ...
Read More

Analyst Argues a Bitcoin “Perfect Storm” is Brewing Thanks to BTC Halving and ECB Economic Policy

According to reports, the European Central Bank is preparing to cut interest rates and print more money this autumn. The ...
Read More

The Troubles of Kier

Yesterday, the outsourcer Kier Group announced a major restructuring. The announcement makes grim reading. The company will divest or close ...
Read More

Crypto Analysts: Ripple Most Bullish USD Chart, XRP Target 2000% Gains

When it comes to the top ten cryptocurrencies by market cap, few of the frontrunners of the emerging asset class ...
Read More

Bitcoin Historical Analysis Signals That BTC Could Surge to $62k Later This Year

Bitcoin (BTC) is currently taking a breath and trading sideways after incurring massive buying pressure over the past couple of ...
Read More

Bank of America: Facebook’s Libra Could Act as an Endorsement of Crypto; Here’s What Analysts Think

The crypto and finance worlds are both patiently awaiting further news about Facebook’s highly anticipated cryptocurrency project, Libra, which is ...
Read More

Ethereum Public Blockchain Favoured for Document Authenticator Feature by Polish Bank

A Polish bank has bucked the trend of companies and institutions experimenting with blockchain technology using private, permissioned ledgers. Warsaw-based ...
Read More

Bitcoin Pumps Whilst Google Interest Declines: Evidence of Institutions Buying?

Bitcoin is back above $9,300 again after the price pumped from just over $9,000 at the start of today to ...
Read More

Real estate ups and downs

In a delightfully YIMBY "Americans Need More Neighbors" the New York times gets it almost all right.Housing is one area ...
Read More

Medicare for America: A Health Care Plan That Deserves a Second Look

Last December two Democratic representatives, Rosa DeLauro of Connecticut and Jan Schakowsky of Illinois, introduced a health care reform bill ...
Read More

Crypto Exchange Gemini On the Rise After CBS Airs Bitcoin Feature

On Sunday morning, the American public got another boost of exposure to Bitcoin (BTC) and crypto assets. Renowned New York-based ...
Read More

Crypto CEO: Launch of Facebook Libra Could Boost Bitcoin (BTC) Past $10,000

June 18th is nearing, and that means that Facebook’s crypto asset, expected to be nothing like Bitcoin (BTC), is on ...
Read More

XRP Surges Higher and Leads Today’s Crypto Market Surge, But Where Will It Go Next?

The crypto markets have once again incurred significant buying pressure that has allowed them to climb higher, with Bitcoin surging ...
Read More

Bitcoin Likely to Set Fresh Year-To-Date Highs If It Closes Above $8,740, Here’s Why

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been able to surge significantly higher in the past 24-hour and BTC now ...
Read More

Multi-Billion Dollar Crypto Firm: Bitcoin Finding Use as Hedge for Global Crisis

Throughout its short history, Bitcoin (BTC) has been seen as anything but centralized, sovereign, and censorable. The crypto asset was created by ...
Read More

Weekly Game Plan 17 Jun 19

We ended last week with big moves in FX: risk off (on worse China data and trade war jitters) and ...
Read More

FX Renew End of Day Signals Order Sheet 17 June 19

FX Renew End of Day signals are trades based off our Weekly Trading Opportunities Report. Entry orders are set and ...
Read More

Analysts Expect Ethereum to Follow Litecoin’s Lead and Skyrocket in Near Future, Here’s Why

The aggregated crypto markets have been facing an influx of bullish momentum over the past several months that is showing ...
Read More

Family Offices Pour Billions Into eSports, Can Crypto be Next?

Over recent years, eSports — and gaming, in general — have blown up. You may think crypto may have seen ...
Read More

If History Rhymes, Bitcoin May Be Trading Around $12,000 By the End of July

Bitcoin (BTC) and the general crypto markets have been on the up-and-up over the past several months, incurring significant buying ...
Read More

Crypto Tidbits: Bakkt’s Bitcoin Futures Near, Facebook’s Libra Backed by Uber, Binance to Block US Clients

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. It would be fair to say that the past seven days for Bitcoin ...
Read More

Crypto Market Rallies $15 Billion: Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, EOS, XLM Analysis

The total crypto market cap gained momentum and broke the key $252.0B resistance area. Bitcoin price surged above the $8,500 ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 17 June 19

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will ...
Read More

Glory Kickboxing Launches Litecoin Fight Night Payments With LTC VIP Package

International kickboxing promotions firm Glory has started accepting Litecoin payments for tickets. To celebrate the announcement, the company is offering ...
Read More

Bitcoin Continues Respecting Seven-Year Trendline as Bullish Momentum Flourishes

Bitcoin (BTC) has incurred a large amount of buying pressure over the past couple of days that has allowed it ...
Read More

Crypto Industry Leaders Demonstrate Commitment to Lawful Digital Currency Use to Europol

Representatives from some of the largest businesses in the crypto asset industry have attended a conference held by European law ...
Read More

Jack Dorsey Believes the Internet Will Soon Have One Currency, But Will It Be Bitcoin?

Jack Dorsey, the founder of popular social media app Twitter and of the widely used payment processing service Square, has ...
Read More

Bitcoin’s First Full Market Cycle Ends With $3T Cap, $150K BTC, and Major Attack

Most people are keenly aware of Bitcoin’s potential, but until that potential is closer to being realized, nearly all of ...
Read More

Investors Should Buy Cryptos As They Are Set for Fresh Gains, Fundstrat Advises

Fundstrat Global Advisors has advised cryptocurrency investors to purchase more coins now as technical analysis indicates that the pullback is ...
Read More

Mcafee’s Crypto Trading Platform Live Despite Hacking Attempts

John McAfee, a cybersecurity expert, and popular cryptocurrency figure announced yesterday, June 12, that his crypto trading platform is now ...
Read More

Face-Melting Ethereum Run To Outperform Bitcoin After Moving Average Break

During the 2017 crypto bull run, Bitcoin skyrocketed to an all-time high of $20,000. Meanwhile, fever surrounding the ICO explosion ...
Read More

Google Name Drops Ethereum-Based Crypto, LINK Rallies by 55% in Minutes

Since entering the crypto space, the Ethereum (ETH) based Chainlink (LINK) has been one of the most hyped projects in ...
Read More

Bakkt Clearing the Way For Institutional Investors Pouring into Bitcoin This Summer

The much anticipated Bakkt platform looks like it is finally ready to launch this July. Those behind the project and ...
Read More

Bitcoin May Be Forming a Bearish Head & Shoulders Pattern, But Here’s Why It Doesn’t Matter

Bitcoin has been able to find some stability after rapidly surging back above the critical $8,000 level earlier this week, ...
Read More

Binance De-Risks Amidst Regulatory Pressure, Plans for US Crypto Exchange

Binance, one of the world’s leading cryptocurrency exchanges by trading volume, has been making wave after wave across the crypto ...
Read More

Huobi FastTrack to Hold Inaugural Vote on June 13, One New Project Will Be Listed

Singapore-based crypto trading platform, Huobi Global will launch its innovative Huobi FastTrack program on June 13. The launching of the ...
Read More

Bitfinex Launches Improved Reporting Tool to Help Users Optimize Their Trading

Bitfinex revealed yesterday that it is committed to providing excellent services to its customers all over the globe. Thus, the ...
Read More

Crypto Analyst: IEO Tokens Matic, Harmony One, More to Bring 1000x Returns to Holders

Upon any visit to crypto Twitter or any online cryptocurrency community for that matter, and you’ll be hard pressed to ...
Read More

A Boon for Bitcoin? Italian Government Proposes Tax on Savings in Held in Bank Safes

The Deputy Prime Minister of Italy has proposed a new tax on cash and other valuables held by citizens at ...
Read More

Will Post-Brexit London See Crypto Replace the Pound? These Game Designers Think It Might

As the years pass by, Bitcoin and crypto assets continue to take a more dominant place within popular culture. In ...
Read More

Ethereum Recovers 6%: Are Investors Compelled by Ubisoft Experimenting With Blockchain?

Ethereum (ETH) and the aggregated crypto markets have incurred a sudden influx of buying pressure today that has allowed them ...
Read More

Litecoin Price Nears 600% Returns, But Beware of the Potential 73% Pre-Halving Plummet

Throughout most of 2019, Litecoin – the cryptocurrency forked from Bitcoin’s codebase by former Google programmer Charlie Lee – has ...
Read More

How to Find High Probability Trades

Today’s blog post is in response to a client’s question: “How can I find the best instrument to trade each ...
Read More

25 Best Web Hosting Services That Accept Bitcoin

Are you in need of a web hosting service but want to pay for it using Bitcoin or crypto? If ...
Read More

Coinbase Users Can Now Earn DAI by Learning About the Stablecoin

United States-based cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase, has announced that its customers can earn DAI tokens if they watch lessons and take ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Monthly Moving Average Growth Hints At Where Crypto Market Cycle Is At

While a recent poll shows that the majority of crypto investors have never experienced a transition from a bear market ...
Read More

Ripple (XRP) Price Face Resistance: Can Bulls Overcome 100 SMA?

Ripple price started a short term recovery from the $0.3686 swing low against the US dollar. The price traded above ...
Read More

Bitcoin Reading List: Get Up to Speed With the World’s Most Popular Crypto Asset

The world of crypto assets is often a rather daunting and confusing place. As a newcomer, it can be difficult ...
Read More

Analysts Expect Litecoin to Incur Further Gains Despite Crypto Market Downturn, Here’s Why

Litecoin (LTC) has been incurring significantly bullish price action over the past several weeks, marking a continuation of the significant ...
Read More

Bitcoin: After Failing to Break Above $8k, Analysts Believe BTC’s Price May Stagnate

Bitcoin has once again failed to break back into the $8,000 region, signaling that this price level will remain a ...
Read More

Crypto Scores Big As Major European Soccer Team Accepts Bitcoin and Ethereum

Crypto has scored yet another major milestone. Benfica, a major European soccer club, has become the first team in Europe ...
Read More

3 Best Hardware Wallets For Storing Bitcoin & Crypto in 2019

Hardware wallets are one of the safest and most secure ways of storing your cryptocurrency funds, especially for long term ...
Read More

Ethereum (ETH) Price Grinding Higher: $255 Presents Crucial Challenge

ETH price started a steady rebound above the $240 and $245 resistance levels against the US Dollar. The price traded ...
Read More

$346 Billion Giant E*Trade Begins Marketing to Crypto Traders, Bitcoin Trading Desk Imminent?

As Bitcoin price surges once again, interest has returned to the crypto market in a major way. Not only are ...
Read More

Bitcoin Becomes “Money,” One Satoshi Now More Valuable Than Some National Currencies

Bitcoin has been dubbed a lot of things by many different people. It’s digital gold; a store of value; a ...
Read More

Majority of Crypto Investors Never Experienced Bear to Bull Transition

Bitcoin has now been in existence for over a decade, and the larger crypto market has now been through a ...
Read More

Crypto World Is Bullish on Litecoin Price, But Was Halving Rally Already Front Run?

Since the start of 2019, Litecoin has been the light leading the crypto market out of its bearish tunnel and ...
Read More

The Economics of a Job Guarantee

A federal job guarantee (JG) is one of the hardy perennials of American politics. Such a guarantee would offer public-service ...
Read More

Analysts Agree That Ethereum May Soon Visit $200 as Selling Pressure Ramps Up

Ethereum and the entire crypto markets have descended downwards over the past several days, primarily due to the fact that ...
Read More

Crypto Ratings Agency Downgrades EOS For “Serious Centralization Problems”

When Bitcoin was first brought to the table, it was a revolution in crypto and programming. Satoshi Nakamoto proposed the ...
Read More

Bitcoin Hitting $10,000 Will Kickstart Mass FOMO, Quadruple BTC in Months: Fundstrat

The Bitcoin (BTC) bull run has barely even started, but Fundstrat Global Advisors is absolutely euphoric. In a graphic published ...
Read More

Analyst: If Bitcoin (BTC) Breaks Below $7,500, a 10% Drop Would Be in Play

After days of inaction, Bitcoin (BTC) bears have finally shown their hand. In the past 24 hours, the leading cryptocurrency ...
Read More

Bitcoin’s Latest Pullback May Simply Be Part of its Current Uptrend, Here’s Why

Bitcoin and the aggregated cryptocurrency markets have faced increasing selling pressure as of late that appears to have put their ...
Read More

Weekly Game Plan 10 Jun 19

A few hours after the markets closed on Friday,  US and Mexico agreed to call off the planned tariffs and ...
Read More

Bitcoin: Summer Months Historically Bad For BTC, Bulls Watch Out

Like many other markets, Bitcoin (BTC) is all about momentum, trends, and patterns. According to analyst Cane Island Crypto, a ...
Read More

If Bitcoin Fails to Close Above $8,000, BTC May Plummet Lower During Week Ahead

Bitcoin (BTC) and the aggregated crypto markets have been facing a bout of sideways trading over the past couple of ...
Read More

If Bitcoin Ban Bill in India Passes, Privacy Crypto Assets Could Boom: Binance CEO

Yesterday, the Bitcoin (BTC) and crypto asset community woke up to a harrowing tidbit of news from Bloomberg Quint. An ...
Read More

Analyst: Litecoin Likely to Double in Coming Months, Here’s What May Cause This Surge

The aggregated crypto markets have been facing some levels of instability as of late, primarily due to Bitcoin’s inability to ...
Read More

Crypto Tidbits: SEC Still Wary of Bitcoin ETF, Facebook Crypto Inbound, Binance to Launch Stablecoin

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. While price action wasn’t all too hot, with Bitcoin losing its strides above ...
Read More

Video: Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 10 June 19

Here is the video version of our Forex trading opportunities for the week ahead. Please go here for the written ...
Read More

Futures forecasts

Torsten Slok at DB updates this lovely graph on occasion. Here's what it means. Fed fund futures are essentially bets ...
Read More

Institutionalized nonsense

When, last week, the Treasury issued its currency manipulation report, I thought it was a joke. Treasury put Germany and ...
Read More

Top Emerging Crypto Trends of 2019: IEOs, ETFs, Short-Selling, and More

The crypto market is a new, emerging market, that changes rapidly day by day. The ongoing transformation and journey toward ...
Read More

This time might not be different

Estimating the probability of a recession over a short horizon has so far proven to be a challenging task for ...
Read More

Venture Capitalist: India’s Ban on Bitcoin Will Only Increase Interest in the Country

This week, a report claims that certain government departments across the country are supporting an outright ban on the “sale, ...
Read More

Bull Market Imminent? Why Investors are Stacking Ethereum, XRP, and Litecoin

With Bitcoin back into the public eye and mainstream media spotlight, and its price back into the green, speculation that ...
Read More

The Bitcoin Network is More Secure and Greener Than Ever

A report into Bitcoin mining has determined that Bitcoin is not the environmental disaster it is often painted as in ...
Read More

Bitcoin Returns 144,912% in 7 Years, Investors Always Wish They Bought More

Think back to the peak of they 2017 hype bubble and recall the dismay of investors who either missed out ...
Read More

Bitcoin Hotter on Google Trends than Trump and Kim K

According to Google Trends, the term “Bitcoin” one of the most popular right now on the planet’s leading search engine ...
Read More

European banks and the global banking glut

In a lecture presented at the 2011 IMF Annual Research Conference, Hyun Song Shin of Princeton University argued that the ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 10 June 19

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will ...
Read More

Double Bearish Divergence Leads to Price Declines For Bitcoin Cash [Price Analysis]

Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: Bitcoin Cash / USD Bitcoin Cash / USD Daily Chart – Source: Tradingview.comSignificant declines took place ...
Read More

Joe Biden Commits to Decarbonization but Not To a Carbon Tax

Joe Biden’s climate action plan is a passionate declaration of good intentions. Unfortunately, all the passion is undermined by his failure to ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitcoin May Drop as Low as $5,400 Before Bears Take Full Control, Here’s Why

Bitcoin (BTC) and the entire crypto markets have been facing some levels of instability as the markets experience a bout ...
Read More

Crypto Analyst Reminds Traders That It’s Buy The Dip Season in Bitcoin

Since the start of April 2019, there have been many changes occurring across the crypto market as Bitcoin surges once ...
Read More

Investment Firm Goes 10-Years Long on Ethereum, But What About its Short-Term Price Action?

Ethereum (ETH) and the aggregated crypto markets have been on a wild journey over the past several months, plummeting towards ...
Read More

Crypto Acceptance Grows: European Football Giant Announces Digital Asset Payment Options

One of the largest names in European football has just announced a partnership that will allow it to sell tickets ...
Read More

Crypto CEO to Preach Bitcoin at Gold Mining Investor Conference

The next bout in the ongoing Bitcoin versus gold debate looks set to take place on the home-court of advocates ...
Read More

Doji Candles Form For EOS and Ethereum Today After Sharp Declines [Price Analysis]

Ethereum Price Analysis Ethereum / USD Daily Chart – Source: Tradingview.comDeclines in the cryptocurrency market show signs of coming to ...
Read More

BLOCKv and Its Partners Create Interactive Blockchain Experience at London’s Piccadilly Circus

BLOCKv, a blockchain platform that enables the creation of digital objects, partnered with Landsec and Ocean Outdoor to create an ...
Read More

Major Banks Join Hands to Develop Cryptocurrency for Overseas Money Transfers

Blockchain technology just got a major boost after 14 major financial firms led by the Swiss multinational investment bank UBS ...
Read More

Crypto Pioneer Justin Sun Pays $4.5 Million to Have Charity Lunch With Bitcoin Critic Warren Buffett

It promises to be an extraordinary dinner between the new and the old generation of minds in technology, finance, and ...
Read More

Gold Skyrockets as Bitcoin Price Plummets, Which Wins Battle for Economic Hedge?

Bitcoin price in recent days has started a long-overdue correction following a powerful multi-month, parabolic rally that took the price ...
Read More

Billionaire Entrepreneur Sues Facebook Over Bitcoin Scam Advertisements

The inventor of the reality television programme “Big Brother”, John de Mol, has sued Facebook over its negligence in policing ...
Read More

Bitcoin Still Vulnerable to Further Losses Despite Current Stability, Here’s What Analysts Think

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets are currently coming off of a period of large volatility that appears to have ...
Read More

Even Bitcoin Haters See Its Significant Potential as a Reliable Store of Value

Until recently, traditional investors have long viewed gold, silver, and other precious metals as the go to source of stability ...
Read More

Bitcoin Payment Processor BitPay Experiences So-Far Unexplained Downtime

Popular Bitcoin (BTC) payment processing service BitPay is currently experiencing downtime. The company’s support team announced the news via Twitter ...
Read More

Monthly Macro Risk Monitor – 5 Jun 19

 My greatest discovery was that a man must study underlying conditions, to size them so as to be able to anticipate ...
Read More

Litecoin and Dash Drop Sharply Along With the Rest of the Crypto Market [Price Analysis]

Litecoin Price Analysis LTC / USD Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comA sharp reversal in the cryptocurrency markets has been taking ...
Read More

Savvy Crypto Hacker Runs Bitcoin Core on Nintendo Switch

Bitcoin is a lot of things to a lot of people. It’s a currency outside of government’s reach; it’s a ...
Read More

After Microsoft, Apple Launches Crypto Developer Tools: Mass Adoption Imminent?

Yesterday, Cupertino-based tech giant Apple held its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) where it gave an update on its product ...
Read More

Despite Recent Turbulence, Bitcoin Has Yet to Break Its Upwards Parabola

Bitcoin (BTC) and the aggregated crypto markets are currently experiencing a bout of major volatility that appears to have put ...
Read More

Veteran Traders Hint at Massive Future Adoption of Bitcoin

Two of CNBC’s regular trading pundits have today discussed their preferential store-of-value asset. Appearing on the network’s Futures Now segment, ...
Read More

Analysts Strongly Disagree That This Bitcoin Dip Should be Bought, Here’s Why

The crypto markets are currently expressing some levels of stability after experiencing significant selling pressure yesterday that put Bitcoin’s foothold ...
Read More

Dissecting the Eurozone’s (lack of) inflation

Eurozone inflation is in the doldrums again. After perking up to 1.7% in April, it slumped back to 1.2% in ...
Read More

Coinbase Names Successor After the Departure of Chief Operating Officer Asiff Hirji

Asiff Hirji, chief operating officer and president of cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, announced via Twitter on May 31 that he has ...
Read More

Bitcoin Future Is the Second Most Traded Asset at the CME (Measured by High Volume/Open Interest Ratio)

Bitcoin Futures occupy the second spot as the most heavily traded asset on CME when the assets are measured by ...
Read More

TRON and IOTA Outperformed Bitcoin Last Week, but Start This Week Down [Price Analysis]

TRON Price Analysis TRX / USD Daily Chart – Source: Tradingview.comThe cryptocurrency market is starting off this week with a ...
Read More

In-N-Out Burger: Masterpiece Burger, Masterpiece Business

I really, really like In-N-Out Burger. In fact, my opinion? In-N-Out delivers the very best fast food burger available. This ...
Read More

15 Crypto Community Members Targeted As SIM-Port Hack Trend Spikes

Last week, algo investing put a spotlight on the increasing need for account security for crypto investors, due to an ...
Read More

Tron (TRX) Bulls Snap Back to Trend, Rewinds Earlier Losses

TRX up 22.3 percent from last week’s close US SEC flexibility will spur innovation and Tron set to benefit Overly, ...
Read More

Bitcoin Slips To $8,100: BTC Needs To Hold $8,200 For Bulls To Maintain Momentum

At long last, Bitcoin (BTC) has begun to slip after trending in the mid-$8,000s for days on end. In a ...
Read More

Analysts Concur Bitcoin Must Hold $8,200 to Sustain Rally, Here’s Why

The crypto markets have incurred some downwards pressure today after Bitcoin (BTC) was once again unable to climb into the ...
Read More

Crucial Bitcoin Indicator Signals End of Bear Market, is BTC in Danger of Falling Back?

Although the crypto markets have been in a firm uptrend over the past month or so, most major cryptocurrencies have ...
Read More

The Abominable Laffer Curve

It's been pretty quiet in Lafferland since the Brexit referendum. All the talk has been of trade and sovereignty, not ...
Read More

Bullish Patterns Form on XRP and Stellar Lumens USD Charts [Price Analysis]

XRP Price Analysis XRP / USD WeeklyXRP has experienced more volatile trading since a 36% increase in its USD price ...
Read More

Analysts Believe XRP May be Posed for a Large Surge as Technical Strength Grows

The aggregated crypto markets have been able to tepidly advance higher today after facing some levels of volatility earlier this ...
Read More

Crypto Exec: Bitcoin Ready To Blast Past $10,000, Tap $12,000 In 40% Boom

Over the past two months, Bitcoin (BTC) has ripped to the upside, posting an over 100% gain. At the same ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitcoin (BTC) Bulls Near Exhaustion, Investors Should Be Wary

For the umpteenth weekend in a row, the cryptocurrency market has rallied. On Sunday morning, Bitcoin (BTC) shot up by ...
Read More

Bitcoin May Soon Set Fresh Year-To-Date Highs, Assuming it is Able to Surge Past $8,800

Although Bitcoin faced some levels of downwards pressure earlier this week, it has since been able to recover and appears ...
Read More

Bitcoin is Having a False Price Rally, Says Gold Bull Peter Schiff

A sharp rebound that sent the bitcoin price 179 percent higher this year could soon fizzle, according to Peter Schiff ...
Read More

Weekly Game Plan 3 Jun 19

President Trump seems to act like a normal retail trader – emotionally, not logically. On Friday, Trump planned to place ...
Read More

Sell The News: EOS Falls By 7% After Block.one’s June 1st Announcement

Block.one’s June 1st (B1June) live stream has just been unveiled, and EOS is dumping. In a classic case of “buy ...
Read More

Ethereum is About to Form a Rare Bullish Technical Formation That May Lead it to Surge Higher

Despite incurring some noteworthy selling pressure earlier this week, Ethereum has posted a decent recovery in the time since and ...
Read More

Crypto Tidbits: Bitcoin Taps $9,100, Samsung Pay Could Support Cryptocurrency, Whales Accumulating

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. Bitcoin (BTC) has seen a crazy week of price action. On Sunday, just ...
Read More

After Posting Best Monthly Close Since 2017, Bitcoin May be Posed for Significantly Further Gains

Despite facing some instability earlier this week, Bitcoin has been able to post a decent recovery from its recent lows ...
Read More

Bloomberg: Block.one’s Launching an EOS-Based Crypto Social Network

Over the past week, EOS has been on an absolute tear, rallying by 40% in seven days’ time as most ...
Read More

Video: Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 3 June 19

Here is the video version of our Forex trading opportunities for the week ahead. Please go here for the written ...
Read More

Germany’s Central Bank: Blockchain Settlement Pilot Project Was Slow and Expensive

Jens Weidmann, the president of Deutsche Bundesbank, the central bank of Germany, said a blockchain trial project used for the ...
Read More

WCX Review: Trade Cryptos, Stocks, & Forex With up to 300x Leverage

WCX is a Bitcoin derivatives trading platform, established in 2017 by experienced co-founders Amatsu Soyonobu, and Tagawa Hayashida, who hold ...
Read More

Cardano and ICON Decline Along With the Rest of the Crypto Market [Price Analysis]

Cardano Price Analysis Cardano / Daily Chart – Source: Tradingview.comAfter failing to close above resistance at $0.0947 after a number ...
Read More

Why All Bitcoin and Crypto Investors Should Consider U2F Security Keys

The Chief Information Security Officer at Coinbase, Philip Martin, has revealed that the firm has enabled its Coinbase and Coinbase ...
Read More

Venture Investor: Use of Bitcoin as Hedge Against Uncertainty Will Send it to 7 Figures

Entrepreneur, investor, and author James Altucher is one of a growing number of individuals who believe Bitcoin will astound the ...
Read More

Ethereum: Despite Recent Bearishness, ETH Still Has Incredibly Strong Fundamentals

The aggregated crypto markets have been incurring significant amounts of downwards pressure over the past couple of days as a ...
Read More

Analyst: Despite Latest Bitcoin Pullback, BTC Is Still in the Very Early Stages of an Uptrend

The upwards momentum the crypto markets have incurred in recent times was put into jeopardy yesterday after Bitcoin failed to ...
Read More

Think Bitcoin is Wasteful? Have You Ever Thought About the True Cost of Fiat?

One of the most commonly repeated criticisms of Bitcoin is its energy consumption. It seems that every few months, some ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 3 June 19

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will ...
Read More

Fed Nixes Narrow Banks Redux

J. P. Koning at AEIR writes well on the Fed's efforts to quash narrow banks, more clearly than my previous ...
Read More

An Apocalyptic View of Central Banks

In the department of genuinely terrible, and terrifying, ideas, I just got the a request from Simon Youel, the Media ...
Read More

Tezos Bounces and Bitcoin Cash Increases Despite 51% Attack [Price Analysis]

Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis Bitcoin Cash USD Daily Chart – Source: Tradingview.comIn light of a recent 51% attack which took ...
Read More

Only 3 Months Exist Where Buying Bitcoin Resulted in Losses

Bitcoin was created in the wake of the global financial crisis and great recession, by the mysterious Satoshi Nakamoto, seeking ...
Read More

Billionaire Investor: Bitcoin Likely to Consolidate Between $7k and $10k; Will BTC Plunge Lower?

Crypto investors were incredibly disappointed earlier today after Bitcoin surged to highs of $9,000 before it began reeling lower, which ...
Read More

Malaysian Prime Minister Proposes Gold-Backed Currency, But Why Not Bitcoin?

The Prime Minister of Malaysia has called for the formation of a new currency backed by gold. Dr Mahathir Mohamad ...
Read More

iExec to Work with France’s Largest Utility Company to Streamline Infrastructure with Ethereum App

Decentralised cloud computing project iExec has announced a partnership with one of the world’s largest utility companies. The French energy ...
Read More

Will Bitcoin Margin Trading Help Binance and Coinbase Survive Big Banks Entering Crypto?

There’s a shift beginning across the crypto market: institutions are finally entering, and it’s already having a powerful impact on ...
Read More

Ledger Announces Completion of the Nano X Pre-Order Stage, Now Available for General Sale

French-based cryptocurrency hardware manufacturer, Ledger revealed that the Ledger Nano X wallet had left its pre-order stage. This latest development ...
Read More

EOS Begins The Week With 15% Spike, Outperforms Both Ethereum & Bitcoin [Price Analysis]

Ethereum Price Analysis Ethereum / USD Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comEthereum rose to an important previous area of support during ...
Read More

Flipping Gold is “Inevitable” In Digital Age, Would Take Bitcoin Price to $350,000

In recent weeks, as Bitcoin price skyrockets, interest in the crypto market has been revived once again. And with it, so ...
Read More

Bitcoin Daily CBOE Futures Chart Has “Gaps Galore,” When Will They Fill?

Throughout the highly-publicized Bitcoin rally of spring 2019, there’s been much talk about “gaps” in Bitcoin price charts being filled, ...
Read More

Crypto Scam Alert: YouTube Videos Promoting “Bitcoin Generator” Really Pushing Malware

Scammers are attempting to hijack the popularity of YouTube crypto content and investors’ hunger to get rich quick to defraud ...
Read More

US Federal Attorney: Bitcoin Used to Indict Suspected Fentanyl, Proves It is No Good for Evading Authorities

Another suspected dark web drug dealer is about to stand trail because he wrongly believed Bitcoin transactions were entirely anonymous ...
Read More

Bitcoin Rallies After Holding Above Key Support Level; Will Altcoins Begin Surging Next?

The crypto markets have been in a firm uptrend for an extended period of time now, and many investors are ...
Read More

What Separates the Best Traders from the Rest

Last week we held an inflential webinar with industry trader Kevan Conlon, which has been inserted into our System Development ...
Read More

Cost divergence

Source: Marginal RevolutionThis lovely picture is from Why are the prices so D*mn High? by Eric Helland and Alex Tabarrok. (It's covered ...
Read More

Litecoin Leads the Crypto Market While Dash Underperforms [Price Analysis]

Litecoin Price Analysis Litecoin / USD Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comA USD price increase for Litecoin led the increase in ...
Read More

Bitcoin Has Little Resistance Until $10K: Does a Big Bull Market Await?

It’s now abundantly clear that Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets are in a firm uptrend, with BTC and other ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Targets at Bottom Show That Crypto Markets Are Unpredictable

As Bitcoin price inches closer to $10,000, the market is still showing signs of disbelief due to the speed and ...
Read More

Kin Appeals to Crypto Space for Help with Legal Fees to Fight SEC for Regulatory Clarity

Kin, the cryptocurrency project launched by the firm behind the messaging application Kik, has asked the crypto asset space for ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Recaptures 50% of All-Time High, But Google Search Remains Stagnant

In the fourth and final quarter of 2017, Bitcoin price grew rapidly due to increase public awareness and interest, and ...
Read More

Tron (TRX) Breaks Free From 5-Month Range, Rally To 4 Cents Possible

TRX flips Bitcoin SV after surging 19.8 percent After six months, TRX is above Q1 2019 trade range Investors are ...
Read More

Mike Novogratz: Facebook Is ‘Wildly’ Important for the Crypto Ecosystem

Galaxy Digital Holdings CEO and founder Mike Novogratz appeared on CNBC’s Squawk Box on May 24 in which he discussed ...
Read More

Bull Market Not Confirmed Until Bitcoin Price Breaks Above $11.7K Where Bear Market Began

Read any crypto Twitter feed or sub-reddit; bullish sentiment is in the air. The rally that began with a slow ...
Read More

Poll Results: Two Thirds Of Bitcoin and Crypto Market Expect Bullish Continuation

The first half of 2019 thus far has proven to be the perfect example of a market cycle flipping from ...
Read More

Crypto Analyst: Litecoin is a “No Brainer”

This past week, Litecoin helped lead another crypto rally and help carry Bitcoin and the rest of the market higher ...
Read More

Crypto Artist Takes Swipe at “Faketoshi” in Latest Piece of Bitcoin Art

An artist who has made a name for himself with his crypto asset-inspired work has used his latest piece to ...
Read More

Crypto is Here to Stay? Microsoft Adds Bitcoin Symbol to its Excel Program

The Bitcoin symbol appears to have been added to Microsoft Excel. Users of the spreadsheet creation software will soon be ...
Read More

Bitcoin Closes Weekly Candle Above $8,400, Stage Set For $9,600 Push

After breaking from $8,000’s grip on Sunday, Bitcoin (BTC) skyrocketed to $8,750 in a jaw-dropping move. While the bullish momentum ...
Read More

Bitcoin Surges Higher To Flirt With $8,600, Analysts Await $10,000

Bitcoin (BTC) has just broken out of a short-term consolidation pattern, moving past key short-term resistance at $8,300 to $8,400 ...
Read More

Binance’s CZ Expects Bitcoin To Break From $8,000 Range: Will It Happen?

For one reason or another, the past few weeks have seen Bitcoin (BTC) and its ilk freeze. The cryptocurrency market ...
Read More

BitMEX’s Hayes: Bitfinex’s LEO Sale Sign Of Returning Bitcoin Bull Market

Weeks ago, Bitcoin exchange giant Bitfinex raised $1 billion worth of capital, purportedly denoted in Tether’s USDT, in an in-house ...
Read More

Fund Manager Discusses Three Factors that Will Trigger Next Bitcoin Rally

The bitcoin price has slipped by almost 5.5 percent from its yearly high at $8,388 and could be in for ...
Read More

Weekly Game Plan 27 May 19

Firstly, remember that the UK and the US are on holiday tomorrow (Monday) so all trading commences on Tuesday. Also, ...
Read More

Novogratz: Facebook Integral To Crypto, Bitcoin Won’t Get Hurt By “Globalcoin”

At long last, some of the world’s largest companies are delving into on crypto and related technologies. The past weeks ...
Read More

All Eyes Are on $8,200 as Bitcoin Continues Consolidating in Lower $8,000 Region

Despite incurring some upwards momentum over the past couple of days, Bitcoin has continued to struggle to break above its ...
Read More

Fidelity Is Really In Love With Bitcoin: Texas Office Filled With Crypto ASICs

Many cynics say that institutions and other big names in the corporate world aren’t in Bitcoin (BTC) or crypto assets ...
Read More

Chinese Billionaire’s Son Bets Big on Blockchain-Based Gaming, But Will Players Take to It?

Over the past decade the gaming industry has been on the up-and-up, incurring massive popularity amongst a diverse array of ...
Read More

Crypto Tidbits: AT&T Accepts Bitcoin, Grayscale Ethereum Trust Launches Publicly, Binance Margin Inbound

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. The past week saw not much happen in the cryptocurrency market. Bitcoin (BTC) ...
Read More

Video: Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 27 May 19

Here is the video version of our Forex trading opportunities for the week ahead. Please go here for the written ...
Read More

New Avelacom-Seed CX Partnership Gives Institutional Investors Greater Accessibility to Crypto Trading

Avelacom, a global connectivity and IT infrastructure platform for financial services providers, announced on May 23 that it is entering ...
Read More

Huobi Token Rallies 23% Since Its Bitcoin Pizza Day Event, Huobi Prime Lite Rebrands to FastTrack

Cryptocurrency exchange, Huobi Global has announced the rebranding of its Prime Lite to FastTrack, three weeks after the product offering ...
Read More

CME Futures Gaps Hint Bitcoin Price is Headed to $18,000 Or Higher

Bitcoin price has gone parabolic in recent weeks, and while the leading cryptocurrency by market cap is currently taking pause ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitcoin Must Close Above $8,200 In Order for Bullish Momentum to Extend

Bitcoin has once again incurred a sudden influx of buying pressure that has allowed it to continue climbing higher after ...
Read More

Crypto Assets Compared to Dot Com Domains Shows Unrivaled Growth Performance

Cameron Winklevoss, early Bitcoin investor the outspoken co-founder of the Gemini crypto exchange, is a staunch supporter of what he ...
Read More

No, Forbes, Facebook’s Newly Detailed Not-So-Crypto is No Rival for Bitcoin

The launch of a crypto-like-currency by social media giant Facebook has been the topic of many discussions in the Bitcoin ...
Read More

Can Litecoin Halving Spark Crypto Alt Season and Boost Bitcoin Price Higher?

Each halving in Bitcoin is typically front run by a bull cycle, where the price of the leading cryptocurrency by ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 27 May 19

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will ...
Read More

[Recording] What Distinguishes the Best from the Rest in FX

In this essential webinar we are privileged to have a special guest trader with us: Kevan Conlon.  Kevan has 30 years ...
Read More

Refreshing YIMBY at NYT

Farhad Manjoo writes an excellent YIMBY (yes in my back yard) essay in the New York Times, remarkably placing the ...
Read More

US Bitcoin & Treasury Investment Trust Files Amendment No.3 to Its Registration Statement With the SEC

The United States Bitcoin and Treasury Investment Trust, also known as the “Trust” filed an amendment No.3 with the United ...
Read More

Bitcoin Cash and Tezos Retrace After Strong Performances Last Week [Price Analysis]

Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis Bitcoin Cash / USD Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comIn line with the performance of other top ...
Read More

BTC Bull Run Speculations: Brian Kelly Says Now Is a Good Time to Buy Bitcoin

With Bitcoin surging nearly 50% month-on-month, speculations are rife in the crypto community about the likely causes fueling this rally ...
Read More

Next Bitcoin Bull Run Will Be First Cycle Supported By Established Financial Firms

During the last Bitcoin bull run and crypto hype bubble peak, the industry struggled to keep up with the overwhelming ...
Read More

Bank of Russia: We are Opposed to Crypto, But May Consider Gold-Backed Digi-Asset

According to local news publication TASS, the Bank of Russia will consider a gold-backed digital currency for use in international ...
Read More

Living on Bitcoin Just Got Even Easier, AT&T Accept Crypto Payments With Bitpay

Earlier today, US telecom giant AT&T proudly announced that it had become the first major American mobile carrier to accept ...
Read More

Bitcoin Currently Consolidating After Dropping Towards $7,700, But a Strong Bounce May Be Imminent

Bitcoin and the entire crypto markets have faced increased selling pressure today after experiencing a short bout of sideways trading ...
Read More

Crypto Analyst: Bitcoin Price Forming Symmetrical Triangle, 60% Chance of Continuation

All eyes are currently on Bitcoin price, as the leading crypto by market cap has taken a pause in its ...
Read More

British Investors Lose £27 Million in Cryptocurrency and Forex Scams

British investors have not been spared the cruelty of fraudulent scams involving digital assets and forex. Britain’s financial regulator, the ...
Read More

Royalty Interests for Beyoncé and the Weeknd Songs Sell Out on Blockchain Music Rights App

Vezt, a music rights app developed on a blockchain has announced that it sold royalty interests on Beyoncé and The ...
Read More

Bank of China Council Member: Owning Bitcoin Is Still Legal in China

Sa Xiao, Council Member at the Bank of China Law Research Association, was reported as saying that holding Bitcoin in ...
Read More

Ethereum and EOS Increase Against Bitcoin During Blockchain Week [Price Analysis]

Ethereum Price Analysis Ethereum USD Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comEthereum was among the best performing altcoins during “blockchain week” which ...
Read More

Ethereum: After Forming a Golden Cross, ETH May Be Ready to Surge Towards $300

The aggregated crypto markets have been firmly locked in an upwards trend over the past several weeks, mainly due to ...
Read More

Log Scale Monthly Bitcoin Price Chart Suggests Bear Market Was an Uptrend Pullback

Bitcoin price has recently found the bottom of its bear cycle, and has since shown a strong reversal back into ...
Read More

Analyst: Despite Bitcoin’s Current Stability, a 30% Pullback Could be Imminent

Despite facing some levels of volatility over the past week, Bitcoin has now been able to find some stability and ...
Read More

Dorsey’s Square Crypto Seems Less About Crypto and All About Bitcoin

The recently-created Square Crypto – the digital currency division of financial services firm Square – has just announced that it ...
Read More

New Browser Extension Hopes to Make it Easy to Get Used to Using Bitcoin in Retail

A new browser extension has just been launched that hopes to make it easier for people to start thinking in ...
Read More

The Reality about Financial Freedom and Trading

Financial Freedom is “a term generally used to describe the state of having sufficient personal wealth to live indefinitely without ...
Read More

Clemens on minimum wage

Jeff Clemens offers a "roadmap for navigating recent research" on minimum wages in a nice CATO policy analysis.  A review ...
Read More

Tezos – Welcome to Athens, the Birthplace of Blockchain Democracy

Top 20 market cap coin, Tezos, is making cryptographic history with its first round of on-chain upgrade proposals, named “Athens.” ...
Read More

Block.one Releases EOSIO Explorer Interface to Improve Developer Experience

EOSIO Labs, an innovation hub established by Block.one announced the release of its EOSIO Explorer. The Explorer is a new ...
Read More

Myanmar Central Bank Determined to Curb the Flourishing Local Crypto Industry

The Central Bank of Myanmar (CBM) is determined to curb the growing local cryptocurrency industry. This comes after the central ...
Read More

Huobi Global to Celebrate Bitcoin Pizza Day by Offering up to 50% Off Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency trading platform Huobi Global has revealed that it would be celebrating the famous Bitcoin Pizza Day on Wednesday by ...
Read More

Donald Trump’s Aggressive Stance in US-China Trade War Could Be a Blessing for Bitcoin

Was Bitcoin’s recent rally past $8K actually a spillover effect from the ongoing US-China trade war? Of course, any conclusion ...
Read More

Analysts Believe Bitcoin is Likely to Surge Past $9,000 in Near Future as Upwards Momentum Builds

The crypto markets have undoubtedly been in an uptrend over the past several weeks that has allowed Bitcoin to set ...
Read More

Ron Paul: The U.S. Dollar Is In a Bubble, Bitcoin An Alternative

Former US presidential candidate and congressman Ron Paul is a regular critic of the United States Federal Reserve and of ...
Read More

New York Post Blasts Bitcoin Based on, Well, Nothing at All

In a wonderfully verbose display of journalistic prowess, the New York Post has once again attacked Bitcoin. In its latest ...
Read More

Analysts Expect Ethereum to Surge Higher in Near-Future as Technical Foundations Strengthen

Bitcoin’s upwards ascent over the past several weeks has proven to be very positive for the aggregated crypto markets, and ...
Read More

Crypto Startup Circle Cuts Staff, Cites Bitcoin Market Conditions

According to a recent tweet from Jeremy Allaire, the co-founder of crypto startup Circle, he has just made the decision ...
Read More

JPMorgan Believes Bitcoin Has Surged Past Its Intrinsic Value

JPMorgan Chase & Co, one of the largest banks in the world, says that the recent rally by Bitcoin is ...
Read More

Breaking: Cboe VanEck SolidX Bitcoin ETF Delayed Again, SEC Encourages Comment

The SEC has once again delayed the VanEck SolidX Bitcoin Trust in a new proposed rule change titled “Order Instituting ...
Read More

TRON and IOTA Recorded Significant Increases Last Week, but Both Are Down 4.5% Today [Price Analysis]

TRON Price Analysis Tron / USD Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comLast week was an extremely volatile week for most top ...
Read More

Venezuela and Russia in Talks to Use State-Backed Petro Cryptocurrency for Bilateral Trade

Venezuela, a South American country embroiled in a bitter political impasse, is negotiating with Russia over abandoning the USD in ...
Read More

Analysts Expect Bitcoin to Drop Towards $7,300 After Failing to Stabilize Above $8,000

Bitcoin and the entire crypto markets incurred some volatility over the weekend that allowed BTC to climb to highs of ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Chart: Technical Indicator Gives 5th Ever Parabolic Signal

While Bitcoin price is struggling with overhead resistance at the moment and taking a much needed breather from its bullish ...
Read More

ETF? What ETF? Bitcoin Shrugs Off VanEck Delay with Instant 5% Gain

A day earlier than many were expecting, another SEC decision on a Bitcoin exchange traded has resulted in a delay ...
Read More

Indian Bitcoin Trader Commits Suicide Over Losses Trading Crypto for Local Officials

A Bitcoin trader from India has taken his own life after being threatened by senior police in relation to losses ...
Read More

Crypto Industry Reacts to Yet Another VanEck Solid X Bitcoin ETF Delay

A Bitcoin exchange-traded fund or ETF, has become a running joke across the cryptocurrency industry, with each new proposal set ...
Read More

How to Use the CyberGhost VPN on Android Devices

CyberGhost is a great app for Android devices. It gives you a full-featured VPN and plenty of benefits. One of ...
Read More

XRP and Stellar Lumens [XLM] Start to Increase Against Bitcoin After Months of Declines [Price Analysis]

XRP / USD Weekly ChartThe markets have wrapped up a volatile week which saw the market leader Bitcoin record lows ...
Read More

Winklevoss Twins Double Down On “Bitcoin Is Gold 2.0” Narrative

Although the crypto industry has changed dramatically in its decade-long lifespan, the narrative surrounding Bitcoin (BTC), along with its cardinal value ...
Read More

Bitcoin Bounces To $8,100, Yet Analysts See Potential For Healthy Pullback

No one expected what Bitcoin (BTC) did in the past 24 hours. According to Messari’s OnChainFX, the leading cryptocurrency is ...
Read More

Analyst: Crypto Markets May Be Gearing Up for Massive Surge as Bitcoin Continues Climbing

Bitcoin has been on the up-and-up for several weeks and is now once again nearing the $8,000 region despite facing ...
Read More

Bitcoin May Be Gearing Up for a Move to $10,000 as Upwards Momentum Continues

Despite facing increased levels of downwards pressure earlier this week that temporarily put Bitcoin’s upwards momentum in jeopardy, the cryptocurrency ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Retests $8,000 Following 21.37% Drop – Is $11,000 Next?

Bitcoin has made a come back following three days of depressive price movements that led to a 21.37 percent drop ...
Read More

Justin’s Weekly Game Plan 20 May 19

A few develpoments to keep in mind from the weekend: Austria’s 17 month old government collapsed yesterday after Chancellor Kurz ...
Read More

Bitcoin Reverses Sharply and Dogecoin Follows Suit [Price Analysis]

Bitcoin Price Analysis Bitcoin WeeklyAfter a strong price performance was recorded over the past two weeks, the highs formed in ...
Read More

Analyst: As Long as Bitcoin Holds Above $6,400 The Case for BTC Bulls is Strong

Despite briefly dropping below $7,000 earlier this week after incurring a sudden influx of selling pressure, Bitcoin has been able ...
Read More

European Central Bank: Crypto Currently Has No Significant Implications for Monetary Policy

It’s no secret that cryptocurrencies are not looked upon favorably by most major central banks across the world. Some crypto ...
Read More

Bitcoin Rally To $8,000 Smells Like Late-2017: JP Morgan Analysis

Save for Friday’s sudden selloff, Bitcoin (BTC) has been on an absolute tear over the past few weeks. Since early-April, ...
Read More

Crypto Tidbits: ‘Spedn’ Bitcoin At Whole Foods, Cryptocurrency Cynic Flips Bullish, And Bakkt Looms

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. Over the past week, Bitcoin (BTC) has traded in a crazy range, moving ...
Read More

Ethereum (ETH) Currently Overvalued, Correction May Be Inbound

Ethereum (ETH) up 37.9 percent, a retest of $200 likely Barry Silbert of Digital Currency Group (DCG) is confident that ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 20 May 18

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will ...
Read More

Andrew Yang Pitches Himself as the Presidential Candidate for the Crypto Community

Andrew Yang, a United States presidential candidate running for the Democratic Party, has come out to air his support for ...
Read More

Here’s Why Bitcoin Plunged 10% After Rallying Past $8K

Bitcoin’s rally past $8K has come to a halt. The world’s largest cryptocurrency (by market cap) lost about one-tenth of ...
Read More

Inverse Chart Demonstrates Bitcoin Price Following Bear Bottom To Bull Market Fractal

The leading cryptocurrency by market cap has only been around for just over a decade. Due to this, there isn’t ...
Read More

This Time It’s German Politicians Mulling a Bitcoin and Crypto Ban…

Recently, there has been an uptick in the numbers of notable people publicly discussing some form of ban on crypto ...
Read More

Despite Plummeting Towards $7,000, Bitcoin’s Rally May Not Be Finished Just Yet

The crypto markets incurred a significant amount of selling pressure late-yesterday that sent them reeling downwards, surrendering a decent portion ...
Read More

Venture Capitalist: Improved Fundamentals Will Help Bitcoin Rocket Towards Its All-Time-Highs in 2019

The crypto markets have been on the up-and-up for the past several weeks, and Bitcoin just recently set fresh year-to-date ...
Read More

US Global Investors CEO: Bitcoin is Great But Millennials Need to Learn About Gold

The CEO of asset management firm US Global Investors has given his opinions on the Bitcoin and wider crypto market, ...
Read More

Help! I Just Blew My Account!

Recently we have had some requests for help come through our Contact Us section. We have also had some truthful ...
Read More

Two Videos

My Hoover colleague Russ Roberts just finished a nice video on inequality:Among other takeaways, he stresses that the people who ...
Read More

Cardano and ICON See Price Declines, As the Consensus Event Draws to a Close [Price Analysis]

Prices in the cryptocurrency market have been volatile as Consensus, the biggest cryptocurrency conference of the year, took place this ...
Read More

Bitcoin Has Reached Adulthood Now, No Wonder It Rallied Past $8k, Says New Report

A new report by a web intelligence platform Indexica claims that Bitcoin has now matured as an asset, which might ...
Read More

This Year’s Bitcoin Bull Market Will Surpass the One in 2017, Believe Some Crypto Market Experts

The price of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have been on the rise since the start of the year. This has ...
Read More

Zcoin, Putting Financial Privacy at the Forefront With Untraceable Crypto Transactions

It’s a common misconception that Bitcoin transactions are completely private and anonymous. Whilst Bitcoin does offer greater level of privacy ...
Read More

Ledger Ships the First ‘Genesis Block’ Editions of Its Nano X Wallet

Ledger, a cryptocurrency hardware manufacturer, based in France has revealed that the first batch of its Ledger Nano X wallets ...
Read More

Lifetime Earnings Top One Percent Surprise

I encountered some pretty interesting data recently. The lifetime earnings of the top one percent, top five percent and top ...
Read More

Why The Bitcoin Flash Crash To $6,400 Isn’t Entirely Bearish: Positive Factors

Bitcoin (BTC) has just seen its craziest hour of price action since the weekend, during which the cryptocurrency market rallied ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Correction Begins After a Massive $30 Billion Crypto Dump

Market corrections are a natural part of their movements so we should not be surprised when they occur. Analysts and ...
Read More

Crypto Market Wrap: $32 Billion Gone In Biggest Dump of The Year

Crypto markets in massive correction; XRP, Stellar, Cardano, Bitcoin Cash, BSV and Tron getting smashed.  Market Wrap A crypto correction ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Weakens Below $7,500: Uptrend Still Intact

Bitcoin price formed a double top pattern near $8,330 and declined sharply against the US Dollar. The price broke the ...
Read More

Crypto Market Trims $30 Billion: Bitcoin Cash, BNB, EOS, TRX Price Analysis

The total crypto market cap corrected lower sharply from the $250.0B resistance area. Bitcoin price is down more than 10% ...
Read More

Despair deaths and regional inequality

I can't stop looking at this table. Mortality rates in England rose between 2011-16 for teenagers and most working-age adults ...
Read More

Almost sane housing supply

California, despite being a one-party state, is actively debating SB50 that would over-ride local zoning laws and allow construction of apartment ...
Read More

Binance Jersey Review: GBP/EUR Fiat-Crypto Exchange Guide 2019

An Introduction to Binance.com Binance was founded in 2017 by Changpeng Zhao (also known as CZ) and rose to prominence ...
Read More

Litecoin and Dash Surge Amid Phenomenal Crypto Market Bull Run [Price Analysis]

Litecoin Price Analysis: Litecoin Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comThe crypto markets have been recording a remarkable price performance recently with ...
Read More

BitMEX Review: High Leverage Bitcoin & Altcoin Trading, Safe or Not?

Introduction BitMEX is a peer-to-peer trading platform for multiple cryptographic assets, including BTC and ETH, through what is known as ...
Read More

Amazon’s Whole Foods and Other Major Retailers Will Now Accept Cryptocurrency Payments Thanks to the Spedn App

Whole Foods, a company owned by Amazon, and other big name retailers will now accept payment for goods in cryptocurrencies ...
Read More

A Shopping Trip to the Past Reveals an Important Truth About Inflation

Inflation has been pretty well contained lately, averaging well below the Fed’s target rate of 2 percent. But could the ...
Read More

What Could Have Led Ripple (XRP) To Surge Over 20% After Months of Darkness?

Ripple (XRP) investors have been discouraged as of late after watching Bitcoin and many other cryptocurrencies surge while XRP remained ...
Read More

Altcoin Trader: Alt Bitcoin Bear Cycle Almost Over, 600% Gains During Bull Cycle Expected

While Bitcoin has the entire crypto world watching in shock and awe as the seemingly unstoppable rally continues, its crypto ...
Read More

Here’s What Shark Tank’s Kevin O’Leary Gets Wrong About Bitcoin

Kevin O’Leary has stated that Bitcoin is “garbage” , a “digital game”, and ultimately, “worthless”. The Shark Tank investor attacked ...
Read More

Analyst: Based on Historical Data, Bitcoin’s Next Market Cycle Could Send it Towards $78,500

Despite facing some selling pressure today, Bitcoin and the entire crypto markets are currently in a firm uptrend that have ...
Read More

Max Keiser: Institutional FOMO Will Lead to Bigger Moves for Bitcoin

Russia Today presenter and one of the first people to publicly endorse Bitcoin (BTC), Max Keiser, has reaffirmed his belief ...
Read More

Free Solo and Economic Growth

We recently watched "Free Solo", the great movie about Alex Honnold's free (no aids, no ropes) solo climb of El ...
Read More

Bakkt to Begin User Acceptance Testing for Bitcoin Futures and Custody in July

Bakkt, a company established with the purpose of serving institutions, merchants, and consumers in the cryptocurrency space, provided some updates ...
Read More

Volatile Price Movements for IOTA and TRON, but Both Underperform Bitcoin [Price Analysis]

Tron Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comLast week was a volatile week of trading for Tron, but the weekly candle ultimately ...
Read More

Tezos Set to Pass Historic Vote, Will It Push Its Price Back to All-Time Highs?

The Tezos delegates (bakers) are currently casting their vote to either approve or disapprove the promotion of Athens A to ...
Read More

Bitcoin Bulls Are Back: 40 Days of Uptrend Erases Nearly 8 Months of Bear Market

As the bullish Bitcoin rally continues and shows no signs of slowing, the entire crypto market has erupted with charts, ...
Read More

Analyst: Ongoing Bitcoin Rally Driven by a Handful of Strategic Buyers; Where Will They Send BTC Next?

Over the weekend the crypto markets incurred a massive influx of buying pressure that extended the upwards rally they have ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Roars Past $8,000, Leaves Bloodied U.S. Stock Market In Its Wake

Bitcoin (BTC) has finally topped $8,000. In a move that can only be described as shocking, the cryptocurrency market returned ...
Read More

$10,000 Bitcoin Price Key Level To Trigger Widespread Public FOMO

Bitcoin and its recent parabolic run has everyone across the crypto market in shock and awe as the first ever ...
Read More

Hack? What Hack? Binance Coin (BNB) Leads Crypto Top Ten in Today’s Rally

Evidently, the recent security compromise that affected crypto exchange giant Binance has done little to dampen optimism for the trading ...
Read More

Why targeting productivity is a bad idea

Last week I attended a workshop entitled "Enhancing the Bank of England Toolkit," hosted by the Progressive Economy Forum. Presented ...
Read More

Luno Review: A Trusted, Reliable, and Low-Cost Bitcoin Exchange

Luno is a simple-to-use cryptocurrency exchange that offers a limited, but well-delivered range of services in a trusted, reliable, and ...
Read More

XRP and Stellar Underperform While Bitcoin Surges [Price Analysis]

XRP Weekly ChartXRP has been undergoing an extraordinarily long period of consolidation. Despite the market leader Bitcoin recording a strong ...
Read More

Binance vs Bittrex: Crypto Exchange Comparison, Which Is Best?

Not all exchanges are created equally. There are certain crypto exchanges which have features that make the trading experience safer, ...
Read More

In Search of a Better Measure of Labor Market Slack

Every month we watch for changes in the unemployment rate. Most people cheer when the unemployment rate falls — how can we ...
Read More

Don’t Panic, Bitcoin “Nuking” $6,400 Resistance Is Extremely Bullish

Over recent hours, Bitcoin (BTC) has begun to slow, with bullish momentum falling off across the board. Yet, some say ...
Read More

If History Rhymes, Bitcoin (BTC) May Retrace To High-$5,000s

What a week it’s been for Bitcoin (BTC). In the past 72 hours, the asset has rallied from the low-$6,000s ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Crosses $7,500 to Establish Fresh 2019 High

The bitcoin price has jumped above $7,500 to discover its fresh yearly high. The world’s largest cryptocurrency established $7,568.32 as ...
Read More

Bitcoin Volume on BitMEX Skyrockets to Staggering $10 Billion as BTC Hits 2019 High

As the bitcoin price surged past $7,550 to establish a new 2019 high, the daily volume of the dominant cryptocurrency ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Springs Up: Bulls Now Target $8,000

There was a sharp upward move above $6,800 in bitcoin price against the US Dollar. The price is up more ...
Read More

Weekly Game Plan 13 May 19

With no influential developments over the weekens, markets will likely pick up where they left off last week. Markets remain ...
Read More

FX Renew End of Day Signals Order Sheet 13 May 19

FX Renew End of Day signals are trades based off our Weekly Trading Opportunities Report. Entry orders are set and ...
Read More

TREZOR One Review: A Trusted Hardware Wallet, Worth Buying?

Introduction Established in 2014 in the Czech Republic, Trezor is one of the most well established and trusted cryptocurrency security ...
Read More

Dogecoin Underperforms While Bitcoin’s Price Surges [Price Analysis]

Bitcoin Weekly ChartAfter weeks of consolidation, Bitcoin has recorded extremely strong price performances over the past two weeks. The price ...
Read More

How to Buy Bitcoin in the UK – Top 3 Exchanges

Are you a UK resident looking to buy Bitcoin (BTC)? Then you’re in luck, as the UK has some of ...
Read More

Despite Crypto Comeback, Prominent Investor Doesn’t Expect Ethereum 2.0 Until 2021

Over the past weeks, crypto has returned to the limelight. Bitcoin, Ethereum (ETH), amongst other digital assets have absolutely surged ...
Read More

Analysts Worried That Bitcoin Has Topped: BTC Flirts With $7,300

Whether this is the Consensus effect or not, Bitcoin (BTC) is now decidedly above $7,000. As of the time of ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitcoin is Now Firmly in Bull Market Territory, Which Means Traders Should Start Buying Dips

After being stuck in a persisting bear market for over a year, Bitcoin appears to have formed $3,200 as a ...
Read More

Crypto Markets Surge as Bitcoin Nears $7,000: Is “Altseason” Upon Us?

Bitcoin’s recent series of upwards surges that have led it towards $7,000 have put the final nail in the coffin ...
Read More

Key To Crypto Adpotion: HTC May Bring Blockchain Mainstream With Exodus 1s

In 2018, HTC, the Taiwan-based technology giant and smartphone manufacturer, shocked the crypto world when it unveiled plans to launch ...
Read More

Video: Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 13 May 19

Here is the video version of our Forex trading opportunities for the week ahead. Please go here for the written ...
Read More

Financial Inflation?

Torsten Slok sends this lovely picture of the S&P500 and the price index for portfolio management and investment advice services ...
Read More

Democratic Congressman Wants to Ban Cryptocurrencies to Keep U.S. International Power

Bradley James Sherman, a Democratic Representative from California, is urging the other Congressmen to join him and work towards outlawing ...
Read More

The Journey Towards Proof of Stake: Ethereum 2.0 Phase 0 Testnet Released

Prysmatic Labs, an Ethereum development team focused on implementing Ethereum 2.0, including full proof-of-stake and sharding, has launched a public ...
Read More

Ledger Blue Review: Worth it? Or Just Get a Ledger Nano X or Nano S?

The Ledger Blue hardware wallet is an enterprise-grade device produced by French manufacturer Ledger; a specialist crypto security company established ...
Read More

Cardano and ICON Bounce Today, But Still More Than 30% Down From Their 2019 Highs [Price Analysis]

Cardano Price Analysis Cardano Daily Chart – Source: Tradingview.comCardano and ICON have failed to keep up with the recent performance ...
Read More

Facebook Relaxes Ban on Cryptocurrency Ads As the Tech Giant Forges Ahead With Its Own Blockchain Project

Facebook, one of the big four tech companies, announced on May 8 via a blog post that it is relaxing ...
Read More

Time To Short? Recent Bitcoin Price Parabola Broken Despite Continued Climb

The current ongoing Bitcoin rally has bulls and bears alike in complete disbelief, due to the crypto market leader not ...
Read More

Does Ernst & Young’s Report on QuadrigaCX Debacle Support this Conspiracy Theory?

According to a report by the firm appointed to oversee the financial affairs of now defunct crypto exchange QuadrigaCX, the ...
Read More

US Senate Mulls Regulatory Implications of Facebook’s Mysterious Crypto Project

Recently, a buzz of excitement spread throughout the cryptocurrency community after news broke regarding social media giant Facebook’s foray into ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitcoin Above $6,400 Confirms Real Bull Run, Volume Surges 3x

Bitcoin has been able to continue extending its upwards momentum and has firmly established its newfound position within the $6,000 ...
Read More

Prominent Bitcoin Analyst: If BTC Holds this Price for a Day or Two, I’m Flipping Bullish

A prominent cryptocurrency analyst and one of few yet to be convinced that Bitcoin will not sink lower than its ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 13 May 19

  Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I ...
Read More

Rent Control Poem

"kevinsch" posts an remarkable essay on rent control on a  Seattle city council blog (HT Marginal Revolution).I’m not an economist, ...
Read More

Crypto Bubble Vs Bitcoin Miracle: Roubini & Novogratz Square Off at the 2019 Salt Conference

The SALT 2019 Conference in Las Vegas was the stage at which Professor Nouriel Roubini, an economist known as Dr ...
Read More

Ledger Nano S Review: Best-Selling Wallet, Still King in 2019?

Introduction The Ledger Nano S is one of the first and most popular hardware wallets designed by French blockchain security ...
Read More

Ledger Confirms Shipping Date Of Nano X (Genesis Edition) Hardware Wallet

France-based blockchain startup, Ledger, has confirmed that the first batch of its latest hardware wallet, the Ledger Nano X (Genesis ...
Read More

eToro Review [2019] – The Complete Beginner’s Guide

The software platform, eToro pioneered and popularized the concept of social trading when it introduced its Open Book social trading ...
Read More

Crypto Analyst: Bitcoin MACD Histogram More Extended Than During Previous Bull Cycle

The last crypto bull run brought Bitcoin into the lime light and public eye, and took the price of the ...
Read More

Bitcoin May Face Significant Retrace as It Nears Key Resistance Level at $6,400

The crypto community was pleased to find that Bitcoin was able to surge past $6,000 for the first time since ...
Read More

Despite Bullish Momentum, It May Be Another 18 Months Before Bitcoin Climbs Back to Its All-Time-Highs

Despite a bout of sideways trading in the crypto markets, Bitcoin has continued to extend its upwards momentum that was ...
Read More

A Bill to Ban All Crypto? Congressman Calls for the Outlawing of Digital Assets

A congressman with a track record of bashing crypto has come out once again calling for a ban on digital ...
Read More

Bitcoin is Better! Aussie Bank Note Typo Highlights Inferiority of Fiat

The Reserve Bank of Australia has spent most of the day wiping proverbial egg off its face today as it ...
Read More

Jenkins on ACA

Holman Jenkins "Obamacare is popular because it failed" from a week ago is worth savoring and has an interesting new ...
Read More

Binance Hack Update: “Hurt, But Not Broke” CZ Binance Turns Down Justin Sun’s $40m Offer

Binance announced a major setback today after hackers breached its network and got away with cryptocurrencies worth $40 million (including ...
Read More

Starbucks Will Use Blockchain Tech to Create a More Personal Connection With its Customers

Starbucks is now more than just a coffee chain as it uses an assortment of technological advancements to deliver personalized ...
Read More

Bitfinex Releases Update on Its $1 Billion Initial Exchange Offering

The embattled crypto exchange, Bitfinex published the official whitepaper for its LEO token sale project earlier today, May 8. The ...
Read More

Changpeng Zhao Will Not Pursue Bitcoin Re-org As It Could Damage BTC’s Credibility

The CEO of Binance, Changpeng Zhao (CZ) stated that after consultation with Jeremy Rubin, James, Prestwich, Brandon Curtis, Hasu, and ...
Read More

Ethereum and EOS Consolidate For Now, Will Their Uptrends Continue? [Price Analysis]

Ethereum Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comEthereum recorded an increase last week which recovered approximately half of the losses from two ...
Read More

Binance Hack Marks 6th Largest in Crypto History, Lost Bitcoin Recouped In 47 Days

Binance, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges by trading volume and one of the most trusted and respected names throughout ...
Read More

Facebook U-Turns on Crypto Ad Ban as it Intensifies Own Blockchain Efforts

Facebook has today announced a relaxing of its advertising ban on companies promoting products and services relating to crypto. The ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitcoin’s Upwards Momentum May Lead It Towards $7,200 in the Near-Future

The crypto markets dropped slightly yesterday after news broke regarding popular cryptocurrency exchange Binance being hacked. Despite this, the impact ...
Read More

Blockchain Capital Partner: Facebook Crypto Project Could Lead to Massive Influx of New Crypto Users

Despite the lackluster price performance the crypto markets have experienced since the 2017 bull run, the markets have been incurring ...
Read More

Community Condemns Talk of Bitcoin Roll Back Following Binance Hack

In case you missed it, Binance, one of the largest crypto exchanges on the planet was hacked this week to ...
Read More

I Want to Catch Big Trends!

Recently in our System Development Workshop, a student illustrated his intent: to build a system that catches big trends! We ...
Read More

Ip on carbon tax

Over the weekend, Greg Ip at WSJ wrote a  nice piece on the carbon tax.Greg addresses some common objections.This urge to ...
Read More

Bitcoin Attains New 2019 High As It Approaches the $6,000 Mark

Bitcoin has experienced another rally following the one experienced last month. The price of the leading cryptocurrency has been on ...
Read More

Are Litecoin and Dash Setting up for Bullish Times Ahead? [Price Analysis]

Bitcoin Daily Chart – Source: Tradingview.comSince forming 2018 lows in December, the price of cryptocurrency market leader Bitcoin has managed ...
Read More

Bitfinex, Tether Brace for ‘A Reputational Black Eye’ Even If LEO Token Sale Bails Them Out for Now

Bitfinex is in a bit of a spot here, having been flagged by New York’s highest legal official for some ...
Read More

‘Shut Down the Cryptocurrencies,’ Says Nobel Prize Winning Economist Joseph Stiglitz

Despite the growing popularity of cryptocurrencies, there are some people – experts in their fields – who believe that cryptocurrencies ...
Read More

Australian Securities Exchange Opens Customer Development Environment for Blockchain Testing

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) published a report on May 7, 2019, announcing the opening of its Customer Development Environment ...
Read More

Analyst: Crypto Markets Likely to Surge Significantly Higher in Next 48 Hours

Bitcoin has incurred significant buying pressure over the past month that has allowed multiple major altcoins to surge. Despite this, ...
Read More

Analyst: Inverse Bitcoin Price Chart Points To Bitcoin Reaching “At Least” $6,130

The entire crypto community of traders, analysts, and investors alike are all watching Bitcoin closely, as the digital asset reaches ...
Read More

As Bitcoin Moves Towards $6,000, The Case for an Imminent Bull Market Grows Stronger

The crypto markets have been incurring significant upwards momentum over the past month which was extended yesterday when Bitcoin (BTC) ...
Read More

Breaking: Binance Hot Wallets Lose 7,000 Bitcoin (BTC) In “Large Scale” Security Breach

Breaking news: Binance, a Malta-registered Bitcoin & crypto asset exchange that is one of the most well-respected in the market, ...
Read More

Website Providing Links to Illicit Crypto Marketplaces Seized

A website that provided a link between the regular internet and dark web marketplaces offering illegal goods and services in ...
Read More

An Experiment with Basic Income

In 1795, the parish of Speen, in Berkshire, England, embarked on a radical new system of poor relief. Due to ...
Read More

Smith, MMT, and science in economics

Many blog readers have asked for my opinions of "Modern Monetary Theory." I haven't written yet, because I try to ...
Read More

Unconfirmed: Fidelity Investments to Offer Crypto Trading Services for Institutional Clients in the Coming Weeks

Fidelity Investments, one of the leading asset managers in the world is about to dive deeper into the crypto domain ...
Read More

Mark Zuckerberg Is Going All Guns Blazing Into the Crypto Space With Facebook Coin, Hunt for Potential Allies Continues

Facebook’s widely anticipated dive into the crypto space is no longer mere speculation. Over the past few months, multiple independent ...
Read More

Smart Swap: Face Value P2P With Element Zero CTO

In my last article, I talk about Atomic Swaps and why we need them. I explained that Atomic Swaps is ...
Read More

TRON Holds Support While IOTA Starts the Week With a Downturn [Price Analysis]

Tron Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comThe last weekly candle for Tron closed as a Doji candle after three consecutive weeks ...
Read More

Tim Cook Believes Privacy Has Become a Crisis, Says Apple Treasures User Data

Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple has stated that its customers are not products. Instead, the company’s products are iPhones ...
Read More

Vacation Rental Tax Shelters

Potentially, a vacation rental tax shelter generates extremely large tax deductions for an investor. Even better, almost anybody can use ...
Read More

Shutdown Crypto? Just How on Earth Does Joseph Stiglitz Intend to Stop Bitcoin

Celebrated economist Joseph Stiglitz has recently spoken out against cryptocurrencies. The Nobel Prize winner even went as far as to ...
Read More

Institutions Inbound: Fidelity Set to Launch Crypto Trading Service as Interest in Markets Flourishes

Fidelity Investments, one of the largest brokerages on the planet, is set to launch their crypto trading service in the ...
Read More

Will Altcoins Continue to Decouple from Bitcoin as Short-Term Bullish Trend Continues?

Bitcoin has been able to find some relative levels of stability in the upper-$5,000 region and has settled slightly lower ...
Read More

Crypto Analyst: Bitcoin Price (BTC) RSI Breaks Into Bull Market Territory

The first ever cryptocurrency has struggled to recapture the enthusiasm and exuberance prior to the 2017 hype bubble pop. Since ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Up 8.2 Percents as More Americans Hold

Bitcoin (BTC) up 8.2 percent in last week More Americans are owners of Bitcoin A Blockchain Capital survey reveals that ...
Read More

The Eurozone’s Long Depression

Sectoral balances can tell us so much about what is going on in an economy. Especially when they are expressed ...
Read More

Ripple’s XRP and Stellar Lumens Underperform as Bitcoin Records New 2019 High [Price Analysis]

XRP Price Analysis XRP Weekly ChartXRP recorded a poor price performance this week. Despite the market leader bitcoin increasing to ...
Read More

Analyst: If Bitcoin Holds Above The $5,500 Region, A ‘Megamoonsoon’ May Soon Grace Crypto

While the upward price pressure has slowed, resulting in Bitcoin (BTC) posting a mere 0.15% gain in the past 24 ...
Read More

After Surging Over 5%, Analysts Believe Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Has Further Room to Pump

Although the crypto markets entered the weekend on a less-than-positive note, with Bitcoin retreating from highs of nearly $5,900 to ...
Read More

Will Litecoin (LTC) Rally to $1,000 After August 2019 Halving?

Litecoin (LTC) up 6.1 percent Charlie Lee thought LTC would rally to $1,000 In a podcast, Charlie Lee now reveals ...
Read More

Ethereum Development Keeps Pace With Crypto Boom: Proof of Stake Is On Its Way

As the price of Bitcoin (BTC) and other crypto assets have boomed, so have the underlying fundamentals of this embryonic ...
Read More

Will BitFinex $1 Billion Trigger a Bitcoin (BTC) Sell-Off?

Bitcoin (BTC) prices firm, add 9.5 percent in the last week Despite fraud accusations, BitFinex will crowd-fund to raise $1 ...
Read More

Weekly Game Plan 6 May 19

With no influential news out over the weekend, the start in Wellington should be relatively calm. Also, tomorrow (Monday) is ...
Read More

New Microsoft and J.P. Morgan Partnership Brings Enterprise-Variant of Ethereum to Azure

A new strategic partnership between J.P. Morgan and software giant Microsoft Corp. will now enable customers of both companies to ...
Read More

Bitcoin Forms New 2019 High As Dogecoin Struggles to Keep up [Price Analysis]

Bitcoin Price Analysis Bitcoin Weekly ChartBitcoin has increased to form a new 2019 high and reapproaches a critical area for ...
Read More

CEX.IO Review [2019] – A Safe, Proven Crypto Exchange

CEX.IO manages to balance the provision of an exchange platform with advanced services and an interface that is visually appealing, ...
Read More

Will Bitcoin’s Price Increase Spur Buying in Cardano & ICON? [Price Analysis]

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin 4-Hour Key Takeaways:Market leader Bitcoin moved to new 2019 highs today. With many top altcoins outperforming ...
Read More

Blockchain Startup SelfKey Enables Self-Sovereign Identity, Here’s How

Almost everyone in the world who has access to the internet or financial services will, at one point, have verified ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Could Test $6,500 Before Strong Correction

There were heavy gains in bitcoin price above the $5,500 pivot and resistance level against the US Dollar. The price ...
Read More

Ethereum (ETH) Price Eyes Larger Upward Move: Can Bulls Make It?

ETH price started a steady rise above the $158 and $160 resistance levels against the US Dollar. The price traded ...
Read More

Analysts Believe Bitcoin May Continue Dipping Lower Before Surging to $6,500

The crypto markets have dipped as they head into the weekend after incurring a significant amount of upwards pressure throughout ...
Read More

Fundstrat: Bitfinex $1B IEO Raise Could Pressure Bitcoin (BTC) Lower

On Saturday, reports revealed that Bitfinex, one of the largest crypto exchanges in existence, unveiled official plans to sell $1 ...
Read More

Bitcoin Keeps Its Pedal To The Metal, Eliciting Bullish Response From Prominent Analysts

For some reason or another, Bitcoin (BTC) has continued to rally into Saturday. As of the time of writing this, ...
Read More

Video: Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 6 May 19

Here is the video version of our Forex trading opportunities for the week ahead. Please go here for the written ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 6 May 19

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will ...
Read More

Monthly Macro Risk Monitor – 4 May 19

 My greatest discovery was that a man must study underlying conditions, to size them so as to be able to anticipate ...
Read More

Algory, Enabling Traders to Stay Ahead With Its Cryptoscanner & News Aggregator Tools

Today, for the first time in history, we have access to round the clock news right at our fingertips. The ...
Read More

Why Is Gold Still in Your Portfolio? Grayscale Begins Its Pro-Bitcoin #DropGold U.S. TV Commercials

Barry Silbert, founder, and CEO of prominent digital currency investment group Grayscale has caused a stir on Twitter today, with ...
Read More

Seller Momentum High in Ethereum [ETH] and EOS As They Fail to Follow up Increases

Ethereum Price Analysis Ethereum Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comEthereum recorded a loss last week which resulted in the price dropping ...
Read More

Amazon Managed Blockchain Now Available to the General Public: AWS

Amazon Web Service, an arm of Amazon Inc. announced on April 30 that the Amazon Managed Blockchain is now available ...
Read More

XRP Liquid Index to Join Bitcoin and Ethereum On NASDAQ’s GID Service

NASDAQ, one of the leading stock market operators in the world announced earlier this week that it would be integrating ...
Read More

Rep. Paul Tonko’s Nine Principles of Climate Change are a Call to Action. So Let’s Act!

Rep. Paul Tonko, who chairs a House subcommittee on Environment & Climate Change Subcommittee, has published a list of nine ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitcoin’s Bullish Monthly Close May Signal That Parabolic Run is Imminent

April has proven to be a very positive month for the crypto markets, and Bitcoin’s ability to decisively surge into ...
Read More

Crypto Analyst: Bitcoin MACD Being Overextended is Bullish, But Consolidation is Due

Bitcoin has once again become the subject of water cooler talk at banks and brokers once again, following a massive ...
Read More

Is Bitcoin’s Surging On-Chain Volume Bullish, or Just the Result of Recent Rallies?

Although many traders and analysts alike are currently looking towards relatively small Bitcoin price movements for greater insight into where ...
Read More

The Case for Bitcoin as a Store-of-Value, Can it Really Rival Gold Going Forward?

Grayscale Investments, a crypto asset fund overseen by Barry Silbert, has announced that it will launch an advertising campaign in ...
Read More

Bitcoin Trader: Big Money is Net Long, Re-Accumulation Expected at $10K

In recent months, Bitcoin price has been following an uptrend ever since the leading crypto by market cap retested bear ...
Read More

US, Japan, and South Korea Record the Highest Number of Cryptocurrency Exchange Visits

A look at the number of visits to the top 100 most popular cryptocurrency exchanges reveals that most of the ...
Read More

Brave Browser has Rolled Out the Brave Ads Program, Rewarding Users for Viewing Ads in Cryptocurrency

Brave web browser, the open source ads, and web-tracker blocking software, released on April 25 its 0.66.24 version, and with ...
Read More

Litecoin and Dash Record Consecutive Drops As Seller Momentum Builds [Price Analysis]

Litecoin Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comLitecoin has recorded three consecutive weeks of losses. The weekly candle for this week is ...
Read More

Analysts Expect Crypto Markets to Continue Surging Despite Bitcoin’s Current Stability

Although Bitcoin incurred some downwards pressure late last week after news surrounding the Tether-Bitfinex imbroglio surfaced, BTC now been able ...
Read More

Crypto Traders Split 50/50 On Where Bitcoin Price Goes Next: $6K or $4200

At the start of April, Bitcoin rallied over $1,000 in the matter of an hour, giving crypto investors their first ...
Read More

Ripple Surges After Nasdaq Adds XRP Liquidity Index, Will Growing Adoption Propel It Higher?

Over the past several months many cryptocurrencies have incurred relatively large gains that have put a significant amount of distance ...
Read More

Despite Crypto Winter, US Bitcoin Awareness, Knowledge, and Perception Increased “Dramatically” Since 2017

Research suggests that Bitcoin is more fully understood and accepted today across US society than it was at the height ...
Read More

Crypto Community Reacts to Tether Admitting USDT Not Fully Backed

According to the company behind it, stablecoin USDT is not fully backed by fiat currency deposits. It was revealed today ...
Read More

Same Trader, Same System, Different Results: An Investigation into Why

Over the years I’ve had the privilege to meet and help some very talented traders. One of these traders recently ...
Read More

Ascending Triangle Breaks Down for IOTA As Tron Drops Below Key Levels [Price Analysis]

Tron Price Analysis Tron Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comTron has recorded three consecutive weeks of losses on the weekly chart ...
Read More

UAE Surpasses the U.S to Become the Leading Country for Sales of Digital Tokens

Data compiled from CoinSchedule reveals that the United Arabs Emirate has become the world’s capital for the sale of cryptocurrency ...
Read More

Binance Review [2019] – Is it a Safe Exchange? The Complete Beginner’s Guide

Binance is the world’s leading cryptocurrency exchange, and it provides its users with a huge range of different coins to ...
Read More

NEO Token Payment Now Available in Stores Via Apple and Samsung Pay

NEO Smart Economy has partnered with Zeux to allow people to use the cryptocurrency when paying for goods and services ...
Read More

Technical Indicator Suggests Tether Trouble Has Put an End to Bitcoin Rally

This week, a scandal involving Bitfinex and Tether parent company iFinex being accused by the New York Attorney General’s office ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitcoin Likely to Drop into Lower-$4,000 Region Before Finding Significant Support

Although many investors and analysts alike viewed Bitcoin’s muted reaction to the recent Tether/Bitfinex controversy as a sign of improving ...
Read More

Over-The-Counter Brokers See Surge in Buying Activity as Bitcoin and Crypto Markets Stabilize

Although the crypto markets lost some of their upwards momentum last week when controversy abounded regarding the controversial stable-coin Tether ...
Read More

Crypto Day of Reckoning In Sweden? Central Bank Urges Clarification on Legal Tender

The oldest central bank on the planet has called on politicians to define the concept of money legally and its ...
Read More

Bitcoin Dominance Moves to 2019 High: Is This The Start of Crypto Decoupling?

Over the last few days, Bitcoin dominance has moved to its highest point relative to the rest of crypto market ...
Read More

Bearish Price Prospects for XRP and Stellar Lumens After Consecutive Losses [Price Analysis]

  XRP Monthly ChartDespite buying pressure earlier in the month, XRP is forming another Doji candle on its monthly chart ...
Read More

Bitfinex Premium Continues To ‘Rally’ Even After Bitcoin (BTC) Stabilizes, Tether Fears Subside

If you’ve checked Crypto Twitter or *insert your favorite trade publication* over the past 72 hours, algo investing is sure ...
Read More

Historically Bearish Technical Formation May Spell Trouble for Bitcoin Bulls

Bitcoin’s recent upwards momentum has led to a massive shift in the overall sentiment surrounding the crypto markets, as enthusiasm ...
Read More

Could Growing Investments in Crypto Funds Signal Improving Fundamental Strength?

It’s no secret that many crypto investors are hanging their hopes on institutional and corporate investments as the next catalyst ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitcoin Isn’t ‘Hungover’ Anymore, But Don’t Expect A Rally Just Yet

As traders have begun to realize that the news regarding the financial status of Tether Limited (USDT’s issuer) and Bitfinex ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Bulls Firm Even if BitFinex May Refute NY AG Fraud Claims

Bitcoin price successfully recover Apr-25 losses BitFinex says they are good players in the digital space and would protect their ...
Read More

Weekly Game Plan 29 Apr 19

There wasn’t any news out over the weekend so it should be another quiet start to the week. Remember that ...
Read More

Pivotal Point in the Crypto Market With Both Bitcoin and Dogecoin Declining [Price Analysis]

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin WeeklyPrices may be at a pivotal point in the cryptocurrency market. A big question on the ...
Read More

Prominent Analyst Claims That It’s “Do or Die Time” for Ripple (XRP)

Ripple’s lackluster price action over the past several months has left many XRP investors with a feeling of disappointment as ...
Read More

Despite Tether Concerns, Notable Analysts Remain Bullish On Bitcoin (BTC)

What many thought would never happen did on Thursday. Just days after Tether Limited, the company behind the USDT stablecoin, minted ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Reaction to Tether Fiasco May Signal Strong Fundamental Strength

The crypto community was once again shaken earlier this week when news broke regarding the New York Attorney General’s (NYAG) ...
Read More

Ripple to Save Millions for a Oil Company, XRP Reacts at Historical Support

Ripple (XRP) technically bullish PPTEP partnership bullish By collaborating with PPTEP of Thailand with Siam bank as a facilitator, investors ...
Read More

Crypto Tidbits: Lil Pump(s) Bitcoin, TD Ameritrade Launches Blockchain Division, Bitfinex Under Investigation

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. Bitcoin (BTC) has picked up yet again, falling by 10% on Thursday as ...
Read More

Video: Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 29 April 19

Here is the video version of our Forex trading opportunities for the week ahead. Please go here for the written ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 29 April 19

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will ...
Read More

Bitfinex Denies Loss of Funds Following New York Attorney General Lawsuit

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex has come out to defend its position after the New York State Attorney General filed a lawsuit ...
Read More

Nucleus Vision, Using Blockchain and IoT to Bring Valuable Customer Insights to Retailers

Although online retailers have more insight into their customer base than ever before, traditional brick-and-mortar stores are struggling to keep ...
Read More

Ledger Detects a Phishing Malware, Warns Users Not To Enter 24-Word Recovery Phrase

French-based cryptocurrency wallet service provider, Ledger warned its users that malware had been detected that replaces the Ledger Live desktop ...
Read More

Cardano [ADA] Continues Decline As ICON [ICX] Forms Doji [Price Analysis]

Cardano Price Analysis Cardano Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comCardano is currently recording its third consecutive week of losses. Price action ...
Read More

Digital Asset Transfers Upon Death

By: Michael A. Goldberg, Attorney at Law – Johnston Tomei Lenczycki & Goldberg LLC“Digital asset” is a term that encompasses ...
Read More

Bitfinex and Tether Exodus Leads to 7th Most Confirmed Bitcoin Transactions in a Day

Yesterday’s news of Bitfinex being accused by the New York Attorney General’s office of potentially covering up the loss of ...
Read More

Judge Says Coinbase Botched Bitcoin Cash Rollout but Unlikely to Have Committed Fraud

Coinbase may avoid being found guilty of facilitating insider trading for a second time regarding its December 2017 launch of ...
Read More

CheapAir Adds Ether (ETH) to Growing Roster of Accepted Crypto Assets

The CEO of an early merchant adopter of crypto plans to add the native digital asset on the Ethereum blockchain, ...
Read More

Tether Turmoil Twist: Stolen Reserves Proves Crypto Stablecoin Was Once Backed

The crypto community is in an uproar following the New York State’s Attorney General’s office accusation that prominent crypto exchange ...
Read More

Tether (USDT), A Blip and Another Opportunity For Bitcoin (BTC) Bulls

Bitcoin (BTC) shed $4 billion after NY OAG sue iFinex Tether controversy force Bitcoin liquidation The OAG of New York ...
Read More

John McAfee Pauses Plan To Reveal Satoshi Nakamoto’s Identity

John McAfee, a popular figure within the tech and cryptocurrency sector told Bloomberg that he has spoken with Satoshi Nakamoto, ...
Read More

California: 21-Year Old Sim Swapping Thief Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Stealing $7.5m in Crypto

Joel Ortiz, a 21-year student at the University of Massachusetts Boston, was sentenced to 10 years in prison by Judge ...
Read More

Apparel and Footwear Giant Nike Files Trademark Application for Cryptokicks

Footwear and apparel company, Nike has filed a trademark application for the word “Cryptokicks.” In the form, Nike talks about ...
Read More

Both BitTorrent Token [BTT] and Chainlink [LINK] Drop Below Key Levels Amid High Selling Pressure [Price Analysis]

BitTorrent Token Price Analysis BitTorrent Token (BTT) Daily Chart – Source: Tradingview.comBitTorrent Token, BTT, is currently recording its seventh consecutive ...
Read More

Next Big Move For Bitcoin Price: Will The Infamous Golden Cross Fakeout Strike Again?

Bitcoin bulls and bears alike are watching the recent price action like a hawk ready to strike at the first ...
Read More

Pop Culture Shift: Nike Forays into Crypto as Technology Continues Going Mainstream

What started off as a cult-like group of supporters behind a completely nascent and unproven technology has rapidly evolved into ...
Read More

Brief: Tether And Bitfinex Legal Imbroglio Tanks Bitcoin Price By 5.8% In Minutes

A document unveiled by the New York Attorney General’s (NYAG) office on Thursday has revealed that iFinex, the company behind ...
Read More

Hacked Bitcoin Moves: 300 of Bitfinex Users’ BTC Moves for the First Time

Around 300 of the Bitcoin that were never recovered following a hack of the crypto exchange Bitfinex have moved today ...
Read More

Tether Treasury Mints $300 Million of Stablecoin: What Could It Mean for Bitcoin Price?

Yesterday, the Tether treasury, responsible for managing the supply of the stablecoin, has minted an additional $300 million USD worth ...
Read More

What Is an IEO? Initial Exchange Offerings Explained

What is an Initial Exchange Offering (IEO) and how does it compare to ICOs? Find out below!An Introduction to Crowdfunding ...
Read More

The Best Secure Browsers for Private Browsing in 2019

More and more, the free and open Internet that we remember is becoming the ultimate surveillance network. Between governments spying ...
Read More

Tesla’s Self-Driving Spies Cruise the Streets, Watching Daily Life in High-Definition 3D

As modern citizens, we’ve become well accustomed to being watched. Walk down any street in most urban areas across the ...
Read More

Rakuten Wallet Is Now Accepting Applications for Accounts at Its New Crypto Exchange

On April 15, Rakuten Wallet, a Rakuten Inc. owned cryptocurrency exchange announced via a press release that it started accepting ...
Read More

Societe Generale Issues First Covered Bond (EUR 100m) As a Security Token on the Ethereum Blockchain

Societe Generale SFH, a subsidiary of the Societe Generale Group, announced yesterday that it issued covered bonds worth EUR 100 ...
Read More

Anzac Day

It is ANZAC Day morning and I can't sleep quite right. I am going to the Dawn Service - but ...
Read More

Bullish Bitcoin Altcoin Carnage Continues, Analyst Says Capitulation Just Beginning

Bitcoin’s early April 2019 rally through resistance at $4,200 halted the ongoing altcoin season in its tracks, and following the ...
Read More

Bitcoin: Despite Failing to Stay Above $5,600, BTC May be Ready to Continue Surging Higher

Bitcoin incurred a significant amount of buying pressure yesterday that allowed it to surge past $5,600, which instantly made many ...
Read More

Will Increasing Regulatory Scrutiny Reduce Bitcoin’s Criminal Uses and Encourage Adoption?

In the past, the public has largely viewed cryptocurrencies – and Bitcoin in particular – as tools widely used by ...
Read More

TD Ameritrade Follows Footsteps of Fidelity, NYSE and Enters Crypto, Boosting Sentiment

An online trading platform that boasts more than 11 million retail clients has been rumoured to be moving into the ...
Read More

Rap Icon to Accept Bitcoin Lightning Payments at Online Store

The 18-year-old rap musician Lil’ Pump has announced that his online store will accept payments for products via the Lightning ...
Read More

Why You Must Cultivate the Trait of “Patience”

There is no way to force the market to do what you want it to do. Even large hedge funds ...
Read More

Binance Coin Token Swap Begins Today Following Mainnet Launch

The world’s leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance will officially start the token swap for its native coin today. The BNB tokens ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Reaches a New 2019 High Above $5,500

Bitcoin has seen its price set a new 2019 high again this month as it approaches the $5,600 mark on ...
Read More

Report: Ransom Amounts Following Cyberattacks Rose by 90% in Q1 of 2019

A report published by Coveware, a company that assists ransomware victims in facilitating cryptocurrency ransom payments, claims that ransom amounts ...
Read More

JP Morgan Wants to Improve Efficiency in the Banking Payments System With Blockchain

JP Morgan Chase, a Wall Street financial giant with a mixed crypto history, has widened its use of blockchain technology ...
Read More

Ambrosus, the Blockchain-Powered IoT Network for Next-Generation Supply Chains

The internet of things (IoT) is often hailed as a revolution in the way smart objects connect with each other ...
Read More

Tech Stocks, Gold, Oil, and S&P 500: Bitcoin ROI Beats Them All

Bitcoin has blindsided bankers and brokers alike, due to its ability to bring substantial and unheard of returns on investments ...
Read More

Bitcoin Breaks Above $5,600, But Analysts Claim Strong Resistance Exists Around $5,800

Despite being caught in a bout of sideways trading yesterday, Bitcoin has been able to maintain its upwards momentum and ...
Read More

Binance Coin (BNB) Struggles to Set Fresh All-Time-Highs Despite Decentralized Exchange Launch

The world’s most popular cryptocurrency exchange, Binance, has been on a hot streak in 2019, delivering a deluge of positive ...
Read More

Credit Suisse Head: Banking Culture Hinders Blockchain Adoption – An Opportunity for Crypto?

Blockchain, the innovative distributed data storage method backing almost all of the more than 2,000 crypto assets existing today, has ...
Read More

BlockFi Makes Bitcoin Interest Accounts More Accessible, Lowers Minimum Account Threshold

A firm working to bring traditional financial services to those invested in crypto assets has lowered the minimum Bitcoin account ...
Read More

Enigma’s Privacy Protocol Solves Key Blockchain Issues Preventing Global Adoption

Although blockchains are offering disruption to the way we store and distribute assets and data, they are fundamentally bad at ...
Read More

Average Crypto Investment by Middle-aged Koreans has Doubled Since 2018

The average cryptocurrency investment by middle-aged South Korean investors has doubled over the past year. Also, the median amount invested ...
Read More

European Union Votes to Create a Huge Biometrics Database

The EU’s parliament voted to create a big biometric database known as the Common Identity Repository (CIR). The database will ...
Read More

Momentum With Sellers in Both TRON and IOTA [Price Analysis]

Tron Price Analysis Tron Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comTron seems likely to be re-entering a phase of consolidation. Prior to ...
Read More

Could a N.Y. License Be the Answer to the Lingering Issues That ICE’s Bakkt Has With the CFTC?

Launched with the primary goal of making digital assets more liquid, trusted and accessible, Bakkt, an Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) owned ...
Read More

Bulls Beware: Maximum Pain Scenario Could Push Bitcoin’s Price Lower in Coming Days

The crypto markets have incurred overwhelmingly bullish price action over the past several weeks that appears to have confirmed many ...
Read More

Could JPM Coin Be the Negative Force Behind Ripple’s Recent Price Action?

The past several weeks have been overwhelmingly positive for the crypto markets, with Bitcoin finding its footing in the lower-$5,000 ...
Read More

Bitcoin Likely Bottomed At $3,150, Could Rally To $10K By December 2019

Has Bitcoin (BTC) bottomed? This is the question that has pained crypto investors since BTC plummeted to $3,150 in the ...
Read More

Bullish Bitcoin Price Formation Hints At Short Term Move Above $6K

Ever since the start of April when Bitcoin price rallied nearly a grand in roughly an hour, bullish sentiment has ...
Read More

Interview: Co-founder Aries Wang Explains Bibox Orbit

Bibox, a well-known crypto-asset trading platform has made a lot of headway in recent times. The company has announced many ...
Read More

Mixed Market Structures for Stellar While XRP Continues to Consolidate [Price Analysis]

XRP Price Analysis XRP MonthlyXRP returns to a point of longer-term consolidation for price action. The monthly chart has recorded ...
Read More

Technical Indicator Signals That Bitcoin (BTC) May Be on the Verge of a Bull Run

The crypto markets have dropped slightly today after tepidly climbing higher over the past week. Despite this, Bitcoin (BTC) has ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) May Have Bottomed, But Crypto Could Still See A “Black Swan” Event

In the eyes of analysts across the board, Bitcoin (BTC) decidedly bottomed at $3,150. They cite the fact that at ...
Read More

Bitcoin Bull Tom Lee: Alt-Season May Be Underway, Crypto Assets To See Strong Rally

All eyes may be on Bitcoin (BTC), but other crypto assets have seen their fair share of gains since the ...
Read More

An Unlikely Suspect May Push Bitcoin’s Market Cap to Over $1 Trillion

Although the crypto markets are currently caught in a bout of sideways trading, many analysts and investors are closely watching ...
Read More

diamDEXX Lets You Buy Physical Diamonds with Crypto

Although the cryptocurrency markets are significantly less volatile than they once were, volatility is still a major issue for investors ...
Read More

FX Renew End of Day Signals Order Sheet 22 April 19 – Resend

FX Renew End of Day signals are trades based off our Weekly Trading Opportunities Report. Entry orders are set and ...
Read More

Mixed Signals From Both Bitcoin and Dogecoin Recently [Price Analysis]

Bitcoin Price Analysis Bitcoin WeeklyAfter a Doji forming on the weekly candle from price action last week, price action in ...
Read More

Mattel: Buybacks, Barbie and dead babies

I used to be of the view that suggested that buybacks were just another way of distributing to shareholders - ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitcoin (BTC) Likely to Drop Towards 4,600 Before Surging to 6,800

Bitcoin has been able to continue its slow upwards ascent and is now tepidly advancing towards $5,400, which has historically ...
Read More

Bitcoin Displacing Gold Entirely Would Value BTC At $350,000: Is It Possible?

Since its birth, Bitcoin (BTC) has been lauded as an alternative to traditional assets day in and day out. Most ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Best Performing Major Asset in 2019, Surges 43% Year-to-Date

2018 turned out to be a terrible year for the cryptocurrency markets, with Bitcoin plummeting from its late-2017 highs of ...
Read More

Crypto Tidbits: Bitcoin SV Delisting, Binance Chain Launch, HTC Backs Blockchain Fund

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. The movement in the value of Bitcoin (BTC) has slowed, with volume and ...
Read More

Crypto Market Targets Fresh Highs: BNB Eyes $30, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Tron Analysis

The total crypto market cap is positioned for more gains above the $180.0B resistance. EOS price is consolidating gains near ...
Read More

The Best and Worst Thing for Me

It was with some trepidation that, near the end of 2017, I decided to issue signals again. I spent my ...
Read More

Utah Bans Warrantless Searches of Electronic Data by Police

Law enforcement agencies in the state of Utah are banned from doing digital data searches without a warrant, making it ...
Read More

Cryptocurrencies Excluded From India’s Fintech Regulatory Sandbox

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has published its Fintech Regulatory Sandbox report. While cryptocurrencies could be included in the ...
Read More

Bullish ‘Golden Cross’ Confirmed for Ethereum Today, First Time Since 2017 [Price Analysis]

Ethereum Daily Chart – Source: Tradingview.comThe price of Ethereum has already doubled since its 2018 low in December. A golden ...
Read More

ExpressVPN Tightens Network Security by Getting Rid of Server Hard Drives

Leading VPN service provider ExpressVPN has rolled out a new platform for customers who aren’t willing to give an inch ...
Read More

Both ICON and Cardano Continue Declines With ADA Falling Below a Key Level [Price Analysis]

Cardano Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comCardano has followed up on the declines of last week to retest a support level ...
Read More

Analyst: Bitcoin (BTC) Likely to Soon See Massive Volatility as Golden Cross Pattern Forms

After losing its major upwards momentum roughly ten days ago when Bitcoin failed to break above $5,400, BTC has been ...
Read More

As More Investors Flock to Crypto, Will US Presidential Candidates Start Making it a Priority?

It’s no secret that over the past several decades politics in the United States have become increasingly about appealing to ...
Read More

Crypto Chronology: Watch the Rise and Dominance of Binance Unfold

The story of what Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao has been able to accomplish a little under two years has been ...
Read More

Wietse’s Effort Would Pay Dividends and Drive Ripple (XRP) To New Highs

Ripple (XRP) prices stabilize above 30 cents Adoption will propel XRP prices above the current range Wind is an advocate ...
Read More

Whales, Moon-sling Calls, But Will Bitcoin (BTC) Clear $5,500?

Bitcoin prices up 4.6 percent in the last week Bullish projection cement our assertion of shifting sentiment from bearish to ...
Read More

Video: Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 22 April 19

Here is the video version of our Forex trading opportunities for the week ahead. Please go here for the written ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 22 April 19

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will ...
Read More

UK Set to Introduce Porn Age Verification, VPN Interest Surges

The UK government will introduce an age verification scheme that will stop those below the age of 18 from viewing ...
Read More

Canadian BitTorrent Users Are Getting Sued for Illegal Downloads by Film and TV Studios

Film and TV studios are suing BitTorrent users in Canada for illegally downloading movies and TV shows. The production houses ...
Read More

No Clear Direction for Chainlink and BitTorrent Continues Weak Performance [Price Analysis]

BTT Daily Chart – Source: Tradingview.comBitTorrent Token (BTT), continues its weak performance as it trades above support at $0.000736. After ...
Read More

Mark Zuckerberg Rewarded His Allies With Access to Facebook User Data, Leaked Documents Show

Thousands of leaked documents reveal that Facebook chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, shared private user data with his app developer friends ...
Read More

TradeCloud, Digitalizing the Physical Commodities Industry With Blockchain [Exclusive]

Commodities are the basis of crucially important worldwide markets which involve the buying, selling and price discovery of some of ...
Read More

Crypto Analytics Firm: Single Strategic Actor Responsible for Bitcoin Price Surge

The Bitcoin rally heard ‘round the world that began on April 2, 2019 painted the first higher high on Bitcoin ...
Read More

Anxious Traders Beware: Bitcoin (BTC) May Range Sideways for Weeks to Come

Despite losing the majority of its upwards momentum over the past week, Bitcoin has been able to continue climbing higher ...
Read More

Binance Coin (BNB) Nears All-Time-Highs After Exchange Makes Several Bullish Announcements

Binance Coin (BNB) has been the gift that keeps on giving for investors, posting massive year-to-date gains that are unrivaled ...
Read More

Congress Slams IRS Over Bitcoin Tax Law; Here’s the Major Loophole for Crypto Investors

The United States tax deadline has came and went, and thanks to overwhelmingly confusing tax laws, crypto and Bitcoin investors ...
Read More

$20k by 2041 False Even if Bitcoin (BTC) Is Maturing With Deep Liquidity

Bitcoin (BTC) trend is bullish but below Apr-11 highs Analyst says Bitcoin (BTC) may take 22 years to re-test 2017 ...
Read More

A Beginner’s Guide to Monero

In celebration of Monero’s five successful years since launch, I have put together a short introductory guide to Monero. Monero’s ...
Read More

CoinMarketCap App Now Available on Android and iOS Devices

CoinMarketCap, one of the leading cryptocurrency data information platforms launched its mobile app for Android and iOS users yesterday. The ...
Read More

EOS and Ethereum Among Top Performers Last Week [Price Analysis]

Ethereum Analysis Ethereum Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comSmart contract platforms Ethereum and EOS are among the top performing major cryptocurrencies ...
Read More

Gifto Is Challenging Content Monetization With Its Blockchain Gifting Platform

Live streaming services, where content creators can broadcast their talents to a worldwide live audience, have taken social media by ...
Read More

As the Crypto Markets Enter a Slumber, Bitcoin May be Gearing up For a Surge Back To 5,400

Despite witnessing some exciting price action over the past several weeks, the crypto markets are currently taking a slight breather ...
Read More

Altcoin Trader: Alt Market Cap Shows Longest Accumulation Phase Yet

Over the last few months, crypto traders and analysts have been ranting and raving about an apparent alt season, that ...
Read More

Ethereum Continues to Lead the Way in Enterprise Blockchain Adoption

Most of the world’s largest companies experimenting with blockchain are apparently doing so on Ethereum. Amongst the notable names are ...
Read More

Bitcoin Investor: Thai Military Wants Me Dead Over SeaStead Project

An early Bitcoin investor’s short-lived dream lifestyle has turned into a nightmare after the Thai navy has accused him of ...
Read More

XRP Community Celebrates as Ripple Surges After Holding Support: Could 0.48 Be Next?

Although Ripple’s performance over the past few weeks has been dismal to say the least, and holders of the cryptocurrency ...
Read More

New York Times: Facebook Reportedly Shopping ‘Facebook Coin’ to Crypto Exchanges

New York Times: Facebook Reportedly Shopping ‘Facebook Coin’ to Crypto Exchanges Facebook is “hoping to succeed where Bitcoin failed” with its ...
Read More

Ethereum’s Constantinople, St. Petersburg Upgrades Have Been Activated

Ethereum’s Constantinople, St. Petersburg Upgrades Have Been Activated The Constantinople and St. Petersburg network upgrades for the world’s second largest ...
Read More

Report: Swiss Fintech Market Grew by 62 Percent in 2018

Report: Swiss Fintech Market Grew by 62 Percent in 2018 The Swiss fintech market grew by 62 percent in 2018, according to ...
Read More

The Illusions of Entrepreneurship Professors

Late last year, I posted a couple of essays that defended Thomas Stanley’s Millionaire Next Door theory: Defending the Millionaire ...
Read More

ShapeShift to Follow Binance in Delisting Bitcoin SV, Kraken Is Considering It Too

Cryptocurrency exchange ShapeShift is set to delist Bitcoin SV from its trading platform, and in doing so, follows the footsteps ...
Read More

Price Declines For Litecoin and Dash, Will They Find Support Soon? [Price Analysis]

Litecoin Analysis Litecoin Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comLitecoin recorded the largest reversal last week among top cryptocurrencies. Tradeblock, a platform ...
Read More

Crypto Market Wrap: Bitcoin Driving Momentum as Dominance Hits 2 Month High

Crypto markets are back in the green; Bitcoin leading them, Monero, Tezos and BAT top performers. Market Wrap Crypto markets ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Trend Overwhelmingly Positive As Bulls Eye $5,400

Bitcoin price formed a double bottom pattern near $4,940 and climbed higher against the US Dollar. Bulls pushed the price ...
Read More

Crypto Market Primed For Lift-Off: Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin (LTC), TRX, ADA Analysis

The total crypto market cap stayed above the key $160.0B support and climbed towards $170.0B. Litecoin (LTC) price recovered recently ...
Read More

Ripple (XRP) Price Approaching Key Resistance, Can Buyers Make It?

Ripple price traded as low as $0.3134 and recently corrected higher against the US dollar. The price broke the $0.3200 ...
Read More

Ethereum (ETH) Price Smashes Resistance, $175 Could Be Next

ETH price formed a solid support near $155 and recovered nicely against the US Dollar. The price gained traction above ...
Read More

Ledger Considers Laying Off 10% of Its Support Staff As Production Falters

Leading hardware wallet manufacturers Ledger has recently announced the potential layoff of up to 10% of its support staff as ...
Read More

CZ Binance Follows Through On Warning, Delists “Faketoshi’s” Bitcoin SV

Binance has just announced that starting next week; it will no longer support any transactions involving Bitcoin SV (BSV). The ...
Read More

DAIHard, the ‘Unkillable’ Ethereum-based Fiat-to-Crypto DEX Announces Its Open Beta on Mainnet

One of the major drawbacks of the current crypto economy is the reliance on centralized exchanges to buy and transact ...
Read More

Amazon Employees Listen to Alexa Conversations: 6 Ways to Make Your Echo Device More Private

Retail giant Amazon recently admitted that its employees listen to customer voice recordings from Alexa products as part of its ...
Read More

Albertsons Companies Joins Blockchain-based IBM Food Trust Network to Increase Transparency for Romaine Lettuce

Albertsons Companies, one of the biggest food and drug retail companies in the US, has announced that it will be ...
Read More

Analysts Expect Bitcoin to Climb Higher as BTC Forms Upwards Parabola Pattern

After picking up some steam this past Sunday, Bitcoin was able to approach the $5,200 level before dropping slightly. Although ...
Read More

Biggest Winner of Binance’s Bitcoin SV Delisting is Bitcoin Cash: Surges 15%

Over the past couple of weeks Bitcoin SV – the Bitcoin Cash hard fork that is the brain-child of Craig ...
Read More

Mysterious Message From Space Leaves Clues to $1 Million Bitcoin Bounty

A Twitter user has received a mysterious message via the Blockstream satellite detailing a hunt for $1 million in Bitcoin ...
Read More

Bitcoin Price Weekly Candle Could Be Omen Of Painful Drop Incoming

At the start of April, Bitcoin price rallied through resistance at $4,200 and rocketed nearly $1,000 in the matter of ...
Read More

Bulls Chorus, Bitcoin (BTC) Steady above $5,000 despite Liquidation Risks

Bitcoin price close above $5,000 Analysts and Investors confident of market recovery The Bitcoin moon-sling chorus is only getting louder ...
Read More

Bearish Divergences Preceded Price Drops in Stellar and XRP [Price Analysis]

XRP Analysis XRP WeeklyTop ten ranked cryptocurrencies by reported market cap, XRP, and Stellar Lumens (XLM), have recorded losses this week ...
Read More

Vitalik Buterin Remains Confident About Ethereum 2.0 Development Amid Concerns

As put by countless stakeholders and commentators on Twitter and Reddit, crypto assets are much like sports teams. In other ...
Read More

PayPal Board Member: Bitcoin (BTC) Value May Surge By 250x if it Succeeds

Although in many ways Bitcoin (BTC) and other cryptocurrencies could pose significant competition to PayPal, one member of the company’s ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Advances to Above 5,100 as Overall Crypto Market Trading Volume Plummets

Bitcoin (BTC) and the crypto markets have continued to express increasing stability and have not yet made any large price ...
Read More

Ethereum (ETH) Under Pressure despite Vitalik Updates

Ethereum prices steady below $170 A large team working towards Ethereum 2.0, Vitalik updates Vitalik is confident that Ethereum 2.0—a ...
Read More

Why Bitcoin Isn’t In The Clear Yet, Despite BTC Rally Past $4,600

It would be hard to deny that the past two weeks have been integral for the long-term prospects of Bitcoin ...
Read More

Weekly Game Plan 15 Apr 19

With no news over the weekend, markets will likely pick up from where they left off last week. The main ...
Read More

Bearish Price Action From Bitcoin & Dogecoin as Crypto Prices Retrace [Price analysis]

Bitcoin Analysis Bitcoin WeeklyAfter a strong performance last week across cryptocurrencies, the market leader Bitcoin has failed to follow up ...
Read More

Slowing Macroeconomy Could Be A Boon For Bitcoin & FAANG Stocks: Researchers

Since 2018’s bear market came to life, investors have tried to determine what will revive Bitcoin (BTC) once again. According ...
Read More

IMF Launches Private Blockchain-Based ‘Crypto’ After Bashing Bitcoin

Private blockchains seem to be all the rage as of late. Mere weeks ago, JP Morgan Chase launched a private ...
Read More

Binance Research Report Claims That Less Than 7% of Crypto is Owned by Institutions

There has long been a belief amongst cryptocurrency investors that the entrance of institutional capital into the nascent crypto markets ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Sentiment is Bullish But is $98 Million Even Possible?

Bitcoin prices trading above $5,000 as bulls reject lower lows A Bitcoin holder projects BTC to hit $98 million in ...
Read More

Bitcoin (BTC) Still on Track to Form Golden Cross Pattern Despite Recent Drop

The crypto markets have been able to halt their downwards descent, finding relatively strong levels of support slightly below their ...
Read More

Lessons from the Long Depression

A version of this post appeared on Pieria in December 2013. In my post “The desert of plenty”, I described a ...
Read More

The desert of plenty

This post first appeared on Pieria in November 2013. Throughout history, humans have dreamed of plenty. They have longed for there ...
Read More

Keynes and the death of capitalism

In a recent article for the New Statesman, the economics commentator Grace Blakeley makes an extraordinary claim. Writing about the ...
Read More

How Good Planning Creates Discipline

One of the main reasons that traders are not successful in the markets is a lack of planning. But why ...
Read More

Video: Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 15 April 19

Here is the video version of our Forex trading opportunities for the week ahead. Please go here for the written ...
Read More

Perpetually wrong forecasts

Torsten Slok of Deutsche Bank sends along the following fascinating graphsThe titles seem a little off. Yes, the market is ...
Read More

Solve.Care, Reshaping the Healthcare Landscape with Blockchain

Spending on global healthcare is increasing dramatically year on year. Projected to grow to over $10 trillion by 2022, the healthcare ...
Read More

Fusion Is Set to Facilitate the Future of Crypto-Finance With Its Blockchain Operating System

Although blockchain is promising disruption across a range of industries, there are still pain points which are preventing the technology ...
Read More

Is This Week’s Reversal in Cardano & ICON Bullish or Bearish? [Price Analysis]

Cardano Analysis Cardano Daily Chart – Source: Tradingview.comAfter significant price increases took place last week across all top cryptocurrencies, a ...
Read More

Crypto Wallet Ledger To Lay Off 10% of Workforce Following Product Issues

The crypto bear market hasn’t been kind to many blockchain or crypto-focused businesses and companies, who have been forced to ...
Read More

Familiar Bitcoin Scam Defrauds Dutch Investors of $1.9 Million and Counting

A Bitcoin scam that has been tried many times over the last few years appears to be having a lot ...
Read More

Analyst: Ethereum (ETH) Likely to Surge to 200 Despite Recent Downwards Pressure

Although the crypto markets have lost the upwards momentum that they incurred over the past few weeks that sent Ethereum ...
Read More

Bitcoin Fear Index Signals that BTC is Likely to Surge Higher in Coming Days

The age-old trader’s adage of selling when people are greedy and buying when people are fearful has proven to be ...
Read More

Study: Individual Crypto Assets Are Becoming Less Correlated With Entire Market

According to a study conducted by cryptocurrency market researchers at Hodlbot.io, individual digital currencies are less correlated with the wider ...
Read More

Forex Trading Opportunities for the Week Ahead 15 April 19

Note that this is my current view, but if market conditions change my view can change too. Generally I will ...
Read More

Bit Bus Offers a Unique Trip to the Bitcoin 2019 Conference With Your Favorite Crypto Friends

The Bitcoin Conference is fast approaching, and the Bitcoin community in the United States is getting ready for a fantastic ...
Read More

Coinbase Visa Debit Card Now Available to UK Customers

US-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has made its Coinbase Card available to customers in the United Kingdom. The Visa debit card ...
Read More

Bearish Price Action From BitTorrent and Chainlink [Price Analysis]

BitTorrent Analysis BTT Daily Chart – Source: Tradingview.comIt is typically considered an extremely bearish sign when an asset fails to ...
Read More

Wikileaks Co-founder Julian Assange Arrested in Ecuadorian Embassy, London

According to a report today from the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS), London’s Territorial police force, the Wikileaks Co-Founder Julian Assange ...
Read More

Crypto Markets Shed Nearly 20 Billion as Bitcoin and Major Altcoins Plunge

The crypto markets have followed Bitcoin’s lead and spiraled downwards over the past day, with many major altcoins facing significant ...
Read More

Bitcoin and Ethereum Trading Volume Reaches Crypto Bull Run Peak Levels

At the start of April, Bitcoin rallied nearly $1,000 in a matter of a little more than an hour. The ...
Read More

Analyst: Despite Today’s Drop, Bitcoin (BTC) Not Likely to Retrace To 4,000

Following Bitcoin’s overwhelmingly positive price action over the past couple of weeks, the cryptocurrency has finally hit a strong level ...
Read More

IMF General Manager: Crypto is Shaking the System, We Don’t Want That

Cryptocurrencies are “clearly shaking the system” according the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund. Christine Legarde states that the ...
Read More

Crypto Market Cap Could Rise 40% To $225B If Key Resistance Is Broken

The crypto market has seen a resurgence in recent months, as Bitcoin price bounced off what appears to be its ...
Read More

[Recording] How Professional Traders Source, Filter and Use Market Moving News

Many retail traders suffer suffer from the same issue: they believe that all the news is incorporated into their charts ...
Read More

Asset Providers Can Now Issue Security Tokens on the TRON Blockchain Via Swarm

Justin Sun believes tokenization on the Tron blockchain will allow users to carry out transactions faster and with fewer fees ...
Read More

The Best VPN Services 2019 | Tested, Safe VPNs for 9 Key Use-Cases

The world is coming to recognize that a VPN is a necessity. It seems every big company is trying to get ...
Read More

China’s Crypto Rules Could Tighten As the Government Mulls Cryptocurrency Mining Ban

The top economic body in China has recommended some new rules that would see the government close down all cryptocurrency ...
Read More

Buyer Momentum Indicates Key Levels Can Be Overcome for Ethereum & EOS [Price Analysis]

Ethereum Analysis Ethereum Weekly Chart – Source: Tradingview.comThe cryptocurrencies of smart contract platforms Ethereum and EOS have been recording strong ...
Read More