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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|

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|

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 [...]

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|

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|

Important Developments for Crypto Investment, June 2018

The past week has been eventful for the crypto investment community, to say the least. On Friday, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) finally declared that Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) cannot be considered securities. This sets an important precedent in the regulatory realm. The SEC ruling is also incredibly bullish for the price of BTC [...]

By |2018-06-20T09:46:26+00:00June 20th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, Predictions|

Fears of Worldwide Crypto Ban Fan the Flames of Fake News

In the world of crypto, false rumors abound. Talk of a worldwide crypto ban is the latest and most incredible claim of this nature. Consider the entire internet one giant troll box. Bitcoin serves as the ultimate troll food. Trolls feed off of reactions to their ridiculous assertions. That’s why the number one rule of [...]

By |2018-05-10T13:57:54+00:00May 10th, 2018|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies, Predictions|

Crypto Market Surges Following a Series of Optimistic Developments for Digital Currencies

The final week of April was outstanding for the cryptocurrency market, with Bitcoin increasing in value after a sharp decline over the past few months. There have been a number of positive developments – from Nasdaq CEO endorsing cryptocurrencies to the exponential increase in the sales of Ripple XRP currency. Here is a recap of [...]

By |2018-04-30T16:46:00+00:00April 30th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|