Geopolitical Risks 2019: Tariffs, Volatility, and International Tensions are Bullish for Safe Haven Assets

The recent round of tariffs on Chinese imports will hit the Chinese economy hard. The repercussions of this will not be favorable for anyone.Volatility has skyrocketed amidst the backdrop of increasing geopolitical tensions worldwide.The march toward US invasions of Iran and Venezuela signals a potential surge in geopolitical risks in 2019. The Impact of Tariffs [...]

By |2019-05-21T15:36:56-07:00May 21st, 2019|bitcoin, Commodities, Political Commentary, Predictions|

Is Litecoin Just a Testnet for Bitcoin or a Vastly Undervalued Cryptocurrency?

I read a critique on Litecoin recently. The basic premise was that Litecoin is just a testing ground or testnet for Bitcoin. The author seemed to insinuate that Litecoin had little value other than testing new technologies prior to Bitcoin implementing them and was not a valuable standalone cryptocurrency. Mike Novogratz also chimed in recently, [...]

By |2019-04-10T14:50:47-07:00April 10th, 2019|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|

Crypto News 2019: 5 Key Developments to Watch

There’s still much to come in terms of crypto news 2019. Yet there have already been several significant developments in the global crypto markets just seven weeks into Q1. In a historic first, two of the largest economies in South America settled a trade agreement in Bitcoin.A new browser extension called Tippin allows users to [...]

By |2019-02-20T09:23:12-07:00February 20th, 2019|bitcoin, Blockchain|

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 |2018-12-07T11:33:21-07:00December 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 |2018-11-29T19:33:36-07:00November 29th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|

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 |2018-10-26T12:18:14-07:00October 26th, 2018|bitcoin, Political Commentary, Predictions|

Cryptocurrency Investors Underestimate Bullish News

Cryptocurrency markets have received an incredible amount of bullish news over the past few months, yet the price has barely budged. We believe this is adding fuel to the eventual fire that will ignite under cryptocurrency prices. In this article, we cover the latest bullish news and present our case for much higher cryptocurrency prices [...]

By |2018-10-18T21:00:18-07:00October 18th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|

Coinbase Adds 0x (ZRX) as Price Spikes 25% – Which Coin is Next?

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase just announced the addition the 0x protocol token to Coinbase Pro: In a blog post, the company commented: As of 10am PT on Thursday, October 11, we are now accepting deposits for ZRX on Coinbase Pro! We will accept deposits for at least 12 hours prior to enabling trading. Once sufficient liquidity [...]

By |2018-10-12T11:23:33-07:00October 11th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|

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 |2018-10-04T12:18:59-07:00October 4th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|

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 |2018-09-06T11:20:28-07:00September 6th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|