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About Brian Nibley

Brian Nibley is a freelance writer based out of California. He specializes in topics relating to cryptocurrency and blockchain technology, finance, and marketing. Visit his portfolio at bdncontent.com, his blog at Bnibley.blogspot.com, and connect on LinkedIn at linkedin.com/in/bdncontent.

Cryptocurrency News Round-Up, October 4th, 2018

Several important cryptocurrency news developments have taken place over the last two weeks. The volatility of Bitcoin has reached long-term lows. Ripple and Stellar launched major commercial applications. And a trustee of the bankrupt Mt. Gox exchange reported selling off a considerable amount of BTC and BCH. Bitcoin Volatility at Long-Term Lows The volatility of [...]

By |2018-10-04T12:18:59+00:00October 4th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|

Cannabis Stocks Enjoy Exuberance, But are Overdue for a Pullback

Cannabis stocks have become the new cryptocurrencies - highly volatile price action and frothy investor speculation, even though there is significant long-term potential in both sectors. The possibility of a partnership between Aurora Cannabis and Coca-Cola could signal even stronger growth ahead. But could such growth be dampened by the Feds turning away Canadian investors at [...]

By |2018-09-21T10:03:12+00:00September 21st, 2018|Cannabis, marijuana stocks|

Gold and Silver News: COMEX, US Mint, and Reserve Bank of India All Make Moves in September

There’s no better store of value and hedge against financial uncertainty than physical gold, silver, platinum, and palladium. Readers of GoldStockBull probably don’t need to be convinced of this. This month has seen some notable developments in gold and silver news. COMEX Gold recently set a record for its ratio of paper contracts to physical [...]

By |2018-09-10T13:30:57+00:00September 8th, 2018|Gold & Silver Commentary, Political Commentary|

Mass Adoption of Cryptocurrency Continues to Gain Ground With These 3 Major Developments

Mass adoption of cryptocurrency has been making huge strides lately. While 2017 was the year for mass inflows of new capital into the crypto space, 2018 has been the year leading into mass adoption. Bakkt, the owner of the NYSE (New York Stock Exchange), is going to great lengths with megalithic monetary players to integrate [...]

By |2018-09-06T11:20:28+00:00September 6th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|

BIS and IMF Warn of Risk In Financial Markets That Surpasses That of 2008 Crisis

In his most recent book, The Road to Ruin: The Global Elites’ Secret Plan for the Next Financial Crisis, former CIA analyst Jim Rickards notes that some of the biggest financial bodies in the world have been warning of excessive risk in financial markets since 2014. Through a series of published papers, press releases, and [...]

By |2018-08-31T13:08:40+00:00August 31st, 2018|Gold & Silver Commentary, Political Commentary, Predictions|

3 Recent Risks Showing the US Dollar Might Not Remain World Reserve Currency for Long

It’s no secret that the world reserve currency, the US dollar (USD), is on borrowed time. With each passing day, nations that have grown tired of the American government’s behavior, sanctions, tariffs, etc. continue to make moves away from the US dollar. The BRICS nations, in particular (Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa), have [...]

By |2018-08-30T10:22:56+00:00August 30th, 2018|Commodities, Cryptocurrencies, Gold & Silver Commentary|

A Fed Rate Hike at the Wrong Time Could Spell Disaster

For the first time in ten years, the Fed has recently begun reducing its balance sheet. It has also been raising interest rates. This is a complete turnaround from nearly a decade’s worth of printing money (also known as quantitative easing or QE) and enacting Zero Interest Rate Policy (ZIRP) to boost the economy. The [...]

By |2018-08-23T02:39:48+00:00August 23rd, 2018|Gold & Silver Commentary, Political Commentary|

Panic Selling, Investor Psychology, and Why Contrarians Are the Biggest Winners

So far, 2018 has seen some dramatic panic selling across almost all financial markets. Metals have tanked. Stocks have become volatile and have declined about 10% from all-time highs. The bond market has taken a hit as central banks have begun slowly raising interest rates (for now). And the total market cap of all cryptocurrencies [...]

DNA-Based Pathogen Testing Promises to Revolutionize the Cannabis Industry

With cannabis becoming legal in a majority of the United States of America, a number of new issues have arisen. Some of these issues rely on the creation of novel technologies for a solution. When it comes to payments, cryptocurrencies like DASH fit the bill quite well. We covered this last week. But there’s another issue [...]

By |2018-07-16T11:22:29+00:00July 16th, 2018|Cannabis, marijuana stocks|

DASH Cryptocurrency Will Serve as the New PayPal

When a new industry booms, it always has to face the most fundamental challenge of finding a feasible payments system. For the internet in the late 1990s and early 2000s, that method turned out to be PayPal. PayPal is an easy, convenient, secure, and affordable way to pay online. Don’t get me wrong, PayPal is [...]

By |2018-07-07T16:10:41+00:00July 7th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cannabis, Cryptocurrencies|