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What is key to Bitcoin hitting $300K in a year?

Bitcoin’s market has been performing exceptionally lately, with the cryptocurrency recording YTD returns of 160%, at press time. It should be noted, however, that even though the gains in the present market are more “real,” compared to 2017, the inclination from institutions in the market has mainly been driven by the high volatility in the […]

How Much Bitcoin [BTC] Does Wall Street Own?

Top firms to enter Bitcoin [BTC] race are MicroStrategy, Square  Inc. , Stone Ridge Asset Management and GrayScale. Yesterday, October 31st, crypto king Bitcoin (BTC) celebrated its 12 birthday since the release of the Bitcoin whitepaper. Bitcoin pushed past $14,000 levels and registered its biggest ever monthly closing in the last 34 months after the […]

If you missed out on the early days of Apple and Google, billionaire Paul Tudor Jones has the investment for you

‘It’s like investing with Steve Jobs and Apple or investing in Google early.’ That’s billionaire hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones offering his bullish take on bitcoin BTCUSD, -1.19% in an interview on CNBC on Thursday. In fact, he called it the “best inflation trade” out there. “I think we are in the first inning of bitcoin […]

Bitcoin vs Gold: Which investment favors your portfolio?

I get it. It’s always an either-or decision between Bitcoin and gold, as a pure investment play. Since the commodity and the cryptocurrency each have similar attributes of – a hedge, limited supply, and safe haven, these assets are used to balance the bottomless assets that are stocks, bonds, and cash. But does one edge […]

The next big treasure: Corporations buy up Bitcoin as a treasury reserve

The entry of firms like Square, MicroStrategy and Stone Ridge may open the BTC floodgates and provide “confidence for the rest to follow.” October is a time for surprises. On Oct. 8, right on cue, mobile payments giant Square, which boasts a market cap of $86.6 billion, announced that it had invested $50 million in […]

The emergence of cryptocurrency hedge funds

Although the nascent crypto hedge fund industry still has lots of developing to do, it will undoubtedly be the future of finance. I started exploring Bitcoin first in 2012 and, still today, I am fascinated by the opportunities and future potential digital assets pose as an emerging alternative asset class. One of the most relevant […]

Morgan Stanley Strategist Recommends Bitcoin as Central Banks Ramp Up Money Printing

Morgan Stanley Investment Management’s chief strategist and head of emerging markets has recommended bitcoin as an alternative investment to stocks amid central banks’ massive money printing policies. He says that alternative assets, like gold and cryptocurrency, could keep doing well while stocks struggle. Morgan Stanley’s Strategist Discusses Stocks, Gold, and Bitcoin Head of Emerging Markets […]

Ethereum dominates Bitcoin in weekly transfers – A 2022-23 kinda thing?

Since the beginning of September, most of the market’s attention has been on the price of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and a few of the top altcoins, with the industry continuing to tackle intense bearish pressure, at press time. Amidst all the noise, however, on-chain development seems to have been forgotten somewhat, with the new Coinmetrics report […]

Startup offers trading in ‘value of human success’

Forget companies, gold and bitcoin, a London-based startup is promising to use AI and big data to let investors trade the economic value of successful people – from sports stars to politicians to social media influences. Aqua Digital Rising says it has used big data analytics linked to AI to construct indices based on humans. […]

Top 5 Cryptocurrencies to Watch This Week: BTC, ETH, LINK, NEO, XEM

A short-term bottom for Bitcoin and altcoins may be confirmed if the bulls do not allow the recent lows to be broken during the next fall. The U.S. stock markets, gold, crude oil, and crypto markets have all corrected in the past week, which shows that traders booked profits in most asset classes. The total […]

3 reasons why Bitcoin suddenly dipped under $10K today — and recovered

The price of Bitcoin briefly dropped below $10,000, causing the entire cryptocurrency market to slump in a short period. The price of Bitcoin (BTC) dropped to sub-$10,000 across major exchanges again on Sep. 5, marking two consecutive days of testing the crucial level. Other major cryptocurrencies, including Ethereum’s Ether (ETH), fell by nearly 10%. The […]

Here’s Why Bitcoin Is A Better Bet Than Gold & Even Stocks

Bitcoin, which is up 60% for the year against the US dollar, is still early in the adoption game with lots of upside potential as such a number of “very large traditional hedge funds are active in crypto” though doesn’t talk about it. Bitcoin again came close to hitting $12,000 yesterday but failed to do […]

Younger Investors Are Buying More Bitcoin, Older Ones Prefer Gold, JPMorgan Says

Younger investors prefer tech stocks and cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin Older investors sell equities and buy bonds and gold Bitcoin and gold’s correlation has increased, attributing to investor perception that both are safe haven assets Retail investing activity differs depending on the age of the investor, a study by financial firm JPMorgan revealed. Younger retail investors […]

Analysts Warn of Turbulent “Dog Days” of Summer; Will Bitcoin’s Rally Survive?

Bitcoin has found itself once again the talk of the finance world, even stealing some of the luster from the gold rally. And although August is normally a slow month for markets, analysts are warning of an especially turbulent summer.  With the dog days of summer ahead, and continued economic shakeup, can Bitcoin’s recent bull […]

Is gold and silver the next bitcoin for millennials? This could be revolutionary

What the gold sector has needed for years is generalist interest in the space, and one demographic in particular that has shied away from the sector is now showing unprecedented interest, according to Lobo Tiggre, principal analyst of the Independent Speculator. “Young people today understand that there is a risk in calling something money that […]

Crypto-Currencies: Will World Go Fully Digital, Wiping Out Gold & Ruining Dollar Dominance?

The COVID pandemic has accelerated the shift to digital settlements and crypto coins triggering a debate about whether traditional means of payment and safe havens will soon become a thing of the past. Independent political risk analyst Eric Kraus has weighed up whether Bitcoin will replace gold and whether crypto yuan can depose the dollar. […]

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