8 Thoughts Following 10 Days Living The Crypto Dream In Asia

July 18, 2019  /  by Lou Kerner
I spend a lot of time traveling to our crypto communities. Year to date, I’ve been to L.A., Miami, S.F., Tokyo, Austin, & Paris, visiting CryptoMondays. So I went to Asia to attend CryptoMondays Shanghai, spend a week getting to know the crypto community there, and attend the Asian Blockchain Summit (ABS) in Taipei. The 10 days was a… Read more

Top 5 Tax Tips for Cryptocurrency Investors, Traders and Miners

July 18, 2019  /  by Patrick Camuso
Reporting Is The Taxpayers Responsibility Most Cryptocurrency exchanges that you trade on will not provide 1099 reporting data. The exchanges that do provide this data like Coinbase or Gemini have historically only provided Form 1099-K which does not provide the relevant cost basis information required to accurately report your transactions for tax purpose and also… Read more

David Marcus’ Testimony To Congress Highlights That Libra is DOA

July 18, 2019  /  by Lou Kerner
This story was originally posted on Tuesday. Tomorrow, David Marcus is going to testify in front of congress on Libra. He’s an incredibly smart guy, working for another incredibly smart guy, Mark Zuckerberg. And they’re both great capitalists. They’ve both earned themselves and their shareholders wealth beyond their wildest dreams. But life is about “more”.… Read more

Ripple (XRP) Has Lost 88% of Its Value Relative to Bitcoin (BTC) Since January 2018 While Ripple Labs Earned More Than $700 Million Selling Ripple (XRP), Showing Danger of Supply Centralization

July 17, 2019  /  by Zachary Mashiach
Bitcoin (BTC) has performed poorly over the past few weeks, dropping from the 2019 high of $13,880 to as low as $9,050, a loss of 35%. However, Ripple (XRP) has performed even worse, dropping 15% relative to Bitcoin (BTC) during the same period of time.  This continues the long term trend of Ripple (XRP) losing… Read more

What Was Bitcoin’s (BTC) True All-time High? $21,200 in Korea, and Possibly as High as $26,000 on LocalBitcoins

July 16, 2019  /  by Zachary Mashiach
The price of Bitcoin (BTC) has skyrocketed in 2019, rising from the bear market low of $3,100 in December to as high as $13,880 near the end of June, which is an increase of 348%. This profit percentage is equivalent to the past 23 years of gains on the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA), but… Read more
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Four Reasons Asia Loves Crypto

July 16, 2019  /  by Peter Pham
Well, at least people in Asia do.  The soaring values of cryptocurrencies these last few years have naturally caught the eye of investors in the region looking to grow their wealth fast. In general, cryptos are viewed as investment vehicles that possess a real potential for strong performance and handsome profits.   However, for governments… Read more

Alternative Cryptocurrencies Have Drastically Weakened Relative to Bitcoin (BTC), Reminiscent of the Collapse of the Dot-Com Bubble. Ultimately This Is Making the Crypto Space Stronger Than Ever

July 15, 2019  /  by Zachary Mashiach
The Bitcoin (BTC) dominance percentage, which is the Bitcoin (BTC) market cap divided by the total crypto market cap, has now risen to 66%. In other words, the Bitcoin (BTC) market cap, which is $188 billion, is now nearly double the $96 billion combined market cap of the other 2,266 cryptocurrencies listed on CoinMarketCap. This… Read more

Trump Says Bitcoin (BTC) Not Money, Blasts Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency, Claims US dollar Stronger Than Ever — Despite Losing 36% of Its Value Since 1999

July 12, 2019  /  by Zachary Mashiach
US President Donald Trump launched an attack Thursday on Bitcoin (BTC) and cryptocurrency in general in a series of three tweets.  In the first, he derided Bitcoin (BTC). Then he blasted Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency. Finally, Trump declared that the US dollar (USD) the only real currency, saying it is stronger than ever. I am not… Read more

In 2013, a Self-proclaimed Time Traveler Correctly Predicted Bitcoin (BTC) Would Hit $10,000 in 2017, Says Bitcoin (BTC) Will Reach $100,000 Before Yearend 

July 11, 2019  /  by Zachary Mashiach
On Aug. 31, 2013 Reddit user Luka Magnotta posted the thread “I am a time-traveler from the future, here to beg you to stop what you are doing.” This was the first and only post from this Reddit user. Magnotta claims to be from the year 2025, a time when the world is on the… Read more

How to Develop a Trading System

July 11, 2019  /  by Noah Hornaday
Markets directly attack and function based on the emotional and psychological functions that make us human. To trade markets profitably oftentimes requires us to reverse engineer our emotions and do the opposite of what we feel like doing. But this approach is easy to talk about; hard to follow.   Instead of relying on some sort… Read more
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