real
time web analytics

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.

How Do Bitcoin Futures Affect the Price?

How do bitcoin futures affect the price of bitcoin? This is a question worth examining. When looking at recent market trends through this lens, some interesting details emerge. The current crypto bear market began shortly after CBOE and CME futures launched in December of 2017 and right around the time that Bitmex volume started ramping up. [...]

By |2018-12-07T11:33:21+00:00December 7th, 2018|bitcoin, Commodities, Gold & Silver Commentary, Predictions|

Examining the Cynicism Concerning the Crypto Crash of 2018: Are Markets Discounting Fundamentals?

As you may have heard, there has been mayhem in the crypto markets. For a while, it seemed like crypto markets were immune to the carnage in stock and bond markets around the world. In recent weeks, that has changed in a big way. After a period of sideways trading and low volatility, the crypto [...]

By |2018-11-29T19:33:36+00:00November 29th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|

Financial Impact of Midterm Elections: Do the Markets Really Care About the Results?

In the midterm elections that took place on Tuesday, November 6th, 2018, Democrats took control of the House of Representatives while Republicans expanded their majority in the Senate. While this outcome was to be expected, the financial impact of the midterm elections has been less clear. Stocks initially rallied following the election only to sink on [...]

By |2018-11-13T11:54:06+00:00November 13th, 2018|Political Commentary, Predictions|

Will the Global Market Crash of 2018 Turn Out to Be the Beginning of the Greatest Financial Crisis the World Has Ever Seen?

The global selloff has erased $5 trillion from stock and bond markets in October alone! October is a historically bad month for stocks. Many of the most dramatic crashes have begun during this month. The global market crash of 2018 seems to be in line with this trend and the crash is indeed global. This [...]

By |2018-10-26T12:18:14+00:00October 26th, 2018|bitcoin, Political Commentary, Predictions|

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|