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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|

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 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+00:00October 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+00:00October 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+00:00October 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+00:00September 6th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|

Facebook Lost the Entire Market Cap of Bitcoin and Nearly 50% of the Entire Crypto Market Cap Overnight

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have grabbed headlines ever since their market prices began to see a spectacular rise last year. Governments, public agencies, financial institutions and large investors (including Warren Buffett) have spent a considerable amount of time commenting on cryptocurrencies during this entire period. But does crypto deserve so much prominence and attention (mostly [...]

By |2018-07-29T18:21:44+00:00July 29th, 2018|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies|

Will the Bitcoin ETF Push Prices Higher, as the Gold-Backed ETF Did?

When the first physical gold exchange-traded-fund (ETF) was launched in the United States in November of 2004, it had a huge impact on the gold market. The SPDR Gold Trust made it faster and easier for investors to get exposure to gold. Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) give traders access to the incremental price movements of physical gold, [...]

By |2018-07-26T00:32:34+00:00July 25th, 2018|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies, Gold & Silver Commentary|

Irrational Cryptocurrency Market Ignores Bullish News

Cryptocurrency prices slid again over the past week, with bitcoin dropping from $6,800 to $6,150, for a loss of around 10%. Bulls would like to see the price hold above $6,000 on this dip and then establish a higher low versus the previous day. The overall trend remains to the downside. If support around $6,150 [...]

By |2018-07-14T12:08:03+00:00July 14th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|