• After the CEO of JP Morgan Chase harshly criticized the famous cryptocurrency, reports have emerged that the finance corporation is planning to allow its clients to trade Bitcoin futures.  Bitcoin Not a Fraud After All, Eh Jamie? A few weeks ago, the CEO of financial services giant JPMorgan, Jamie Dimon, criticized the popular cryptocurrency Bitcoin by calling it a ‘fraud’ and ‘tulip bulbs’. Dimon also claimed that Bitcoin attracts criminals like drug dealers and money

    Isn’t it Ironic? JPMorgan May Offer Clients Access to Bitcoin Futures After All

    | 2017/11/22 9:45 am
  • As Initial Coin Offerings are rising in popularity, experts are advising investors to be careful about fraudulent token sales. Fraudulent ICOs Initial Coin Offerings, or ICOs, have become increasingly popular over the past year. Many interesting projects and startups have decided to raise funds through ICOs instead of through venture capitalists. According to the cryptocurrency statistics website CoinSchedule, over $3 billion was invested in many different token sales this year alone. The reason why so

    Investors Should be More Careful in Which ICOs They Invest

    | 2017/11/18 10:15 pm
  • Bitcoin-based retirement instruments are increasingly attracting the interest of millennials, as well as influential politicians. In fact, former GOP Congressman Ron Paul is already encouraging people to buy Bitcoin-based retirement instruments. Ron Paul Is Touting Bitcoin IRAs For the past few years, some U.S. politicians have been interested in grabbing the benefits that cryptocurrencies bring. For example, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY), who is also a former U.S. presidential candidate, accepted contributions in Bitcoin during his

    Prominent US Politician Promoting Bitcoin-Based Retirement Investments

    | 2017/11/18 9:30 pm
  • According to a new investor survey, the average Bitcoin user thinks the #1 cryptocurrency will near an astounding $200k per coin one day. Will BTC be able to make that steep, 30x climb? Financial resources provider LendEDU has just published the results of a new investor survey targeting Bitcoin users, and the respondents feel bullish on the current number #1 cryptocurrency, to say the least. 564 Americans participated in the poll, which was first commissioned

    Bitcoin to Hit $200k? BTC Users (Almost) Think So

    | 2017/11/16 1:30 pm
  • Former hedge fund manager turned cryptocurrency investor Mike Novogratz just said he believes institutional investors are only weeks away from adopting Bitcoin and Ethereum en masse. Novogratz also said this Wall Street “migration” will cause crypto prices to surge.  Fortress Investment Group alumni Mike Novogratz once again offered his bullish opinions on the crypto space in new comments from the first day of New York’s Reuters Global 2018 Investment Outlook Summit. “The institutionalization of this space

    Macro Trader Mike Novogratz Says Wall Street Nearing Bitcoin Adoption

    | 2017/11/14 5:00 am
  • According to a recent survey by Blockchain Capital, 1 out 3 Millennials would rather invest in Bitcoin than traditional stocks. Is the Stock Market Old-School for Millennials? Most millennials nowadays aren’t thinking about financial investments and savings yet. The stock market might not be the most popular topic for millennials, but social media apps like Snapchat and Instagram are. Data shows millennials aren’t investing as much in stocks and bonds like baby boomers do. A recent article in

    Are Millennials Beginning to Prefer Bitcoin Over Stocks?

    | 2017/11/12 9:00 pm
  • Cryptocurrencies are exploding. Bitcoin has recently reached the $7,000 mark and the global cryptocurrency market capitalization has reached $200 Bln. In such a bull market, it’s hard to think about financial security and FOMO (Fear of Missing Out) may sometimes take the wheel and drive you towards rash decisions. Regardless of how much cryptos have grown and how much you would have made if you bought Bitcoin five years ago, investment should never be as

    5 Blockchain-Based Diversification Options for Cryptocurrency Portfolios

    | 2017/11/09 3:45 pm
  • Serial investor, Bitcoin holder and Tezos advisor Tim Draper says fiat currency will be “laughable” within just five years. Cryptocurrency Will Be ‘So Relevant’ In 5 Years In comments to Forbes at the WebSummit 2017 conference in Lisbon, Draper, who purchased bitcoins in the Silk Road auctions now worth over $200 million, said people who use fiat in 2022 will find people ridiculing them. “In five years, if you try to use fiat currency they

    Tim Draper: People Will ‘Laugh At You’ For Using Fiat By 2022

    | 2017/11/08 9:30 am
  • Not even taking a breather on weekends, Bitcoin prolonged its quick, unrelenting flight into the stratosphere, hitting a new all-time high of $7,600 USD, on Sunday, November 5, 2017. Snubbing threats from governments and influential bankers to crush it, and facing uncertainty due to the imminent Segwit2x hard-fork, Bitcoin continues to thrive spectacularly. Investors Shrug off Bitcoin’s Volatility, Lack of Liquidity, and Uncertainty Economic theories that would explain Bitcoin’s skyrocketing prices for four consecutive weeks no

    Bitcoin Hits $7,600 Defying Any Economic Orthodoxy

    | 2017/11/05 10:45 am
  • Bitcoin’s impressive trajectory continues to astonish financial experts and the general public alike. During the week ending November 3, 2017, the digital currency once again exhibited its fantastic strength by closing at a fresh record high, surpassing the $7,300 USD mark. Likewise, the Dow Jones index rose to a new all-time high of 23,516.26 during intraday trading. Bitcoin’s Unstoppable Skyrocketing Trend Bitcoin gloriously started the week of October 30, 2017, by blasting past the $6,150

    Bitcoin and Stock Markets Shatter Record Highs for a 4th Consecutive Week

    | 2017/11/04 12:00 pm
  • About three years ago, Jack Dorsey, the CEO of both Square and Twitter decided to make it possible for Square to accept Bitcoin. Today, Square is about to become more valuable than Twitter, and its stock price has hit an all-time record high. Square Successfully Uses Bitcoin to Gain Competitive Advantage Jack Dorsey, a Silicon Valley visionary, is open to the amazing opportunities that Bitcoin offers. Recently, in an interview with Yahoo Finance, he said:

    Bitcoin-Accepting Square’s Value Breaks All-Time Record High

    | 2017/11/01 11:00 am
  • Bitcoin’s base of supporters is growing and increasingly pouring money into the cryptocurrency ecosystem. Now, this base is attracting financial giants, who are becoming familiar with Bitcoin’s value and perceiving its fantastic potential. As a result, they are seriously starting to invest in the cryptocurrency. For example, Bill Miller is successfully investing a third of his hedge fund’s capital in Bitcoin. Once a Successful Stock Market Investor, Now a Successful Bitcoin Investor Influential investor Bill

    Big Investors are Making Big Money with Bitcoin

    | 2017/10/29 4:15 pm
  • Bitcoin’s price sustained its spectacular momentum by remaining within its all-time high range during the week ending October 27, 2017. At the same time, the Dow Jones rose for the seventh straight week, fueled by technology stocks. Among these stocks, Nvidia, a Bitcoin and Ethereum mining device maker, was the strongest. Bitcoin Remains the Best Performing Currency Bitcoin remains the best performer and the unchallenged leader among fiat and other digital currencies by staying within

    Bitcoin and World Financial Markets Close Another Spectacular Week

    | 2017/10/28 12:30 pm
  • Bitcoin’s value has increased spectacularly, outperforming all the existing fiat currencies. Indeed, for the last two weeks in a row, Bitcoin’s value has broken all-time record highs. However, most institutional investors remain unfamiliar with the cryptocurrency. They are skeptical,  and they have not yet started to tap Bitcoin’s fantastic potential. Institutional Investors Need to Learn About Bitcoin Retail investors are increasingly pouring money into Bitcoin, and the value of Bitcoin in the financial markets reflects

    Crypto Hedge Funds Might Soon Whet Institutional Investors’ Appetite

    | 2017/10/24 12:00 pm
  • Market experts believe that a Bitcoin ETF will soon be approved by the Securities and Exchange Commission. Creating a Bitcoin ETF Bitcoin has experienced a rapid price growth this year. Recently, the decentralized cryptocurrency hit a new all-time high price of $6174 and reached a market cap of $100 billion. Of course, the huge price spike caught the attention of Wall Street, various financial institutions, and investors. In the last couple of years, different parties

    Could a Bitcoin ETF Be Just Around the Corner?

    | 2017/10/22 3:45 am
  • Matthew Goetz, former vice president at the famous financial institution Goldman Sachs believes that investing in Bitcoin is like investing in the Internet in the late 90’s.  Betting Big On Bitcoin The decentralized cryptocurrency had a very good run this year. Even after receiving bad publicity from the comments of the JP Morgan CEO and the recent report that China ordered Bitcoin exchanges to close down. Bitcoin is up by 450% this year and is currently

    Former Goldman Sachs VP Believes Bitcoin is the Next Internet

    | 2017/10/07 9:45 pm
  • Famous investor and billionaire, Mark Cuban, believes that Blockchain technology will be the main platform for future technology. Investing in Bitcoin and ICOs In a recent interview with Bloomberg, known investor and the owner of NBA’s Dallas Mavericks, Mark Cuban, confirmed that he has invested in Bitcoin. Cuban also noted that he strongly believes that Blockchain will be the platform upon which future technology will be built. This isn’t the first time that the billionaire

    Mark Cuban Believes Blockchain is a Great Platform for Future Technology

    | 2017/10/06 5:30 pm
  • Dan Morehead believes that Bitcoin and other digital currencies will soon become an essential part of every financial portfolio. Bitcoin Continues to Gain Traction Bitcoin has continued to make headlines in the news in recent weeks. From the famous comments of JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon to China ordering major exchanges to shut down their operations, Bitcoin has received a lot of attention from both media and investors. Almost as if in defiance of its detractors,

    Bitcoin May Soon Be Part of Every Financial Portfolio

    | 2017/10/06 3:30 pm
  • The Securities and Exchange Commission has reportingly filed the first-ever civil fraud charges against an Initial Coin Offering.  Crackdown On ICOs Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) are receiving a lot of attention from regulatory bodies and governments after raising over a combined $1.3 billion this year alone. In the last couple of weeks, more and more governments have decided to crack down on ICOs. The most notable ban is the one by the Chinese government, which caused

    SEC Files Fraud Charges Against ICO Companies

    | 2017/09/30 3:15 pm
  • After JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon sensationally labeled Bitcoin a ‘fraud’ last week, the founder of the world’s largest hedge fund, Ray Dalio, has also come out against the cryptocurrency calling it a ‘bubble’. However, it seems like banking’s old guard does not put their money where their mouth is. The Dimon Dilemma JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon heavily attacked Bitcoin last week calling it a ‘fraud’ and even went as far as saying that

    Wall Street’s Old Guard Has A Double Standard When It Comes To Bitcoin

    | 2017/09/20 12:30 pm
  • With a surge in the popularity of cryptocurrencies among the youth, many are now investing in Bitcoin with a view to saving for retirement. This shift away from traditional retirement is well illustrated by the success of a company called Bitcoin IRA, which allows investors to buy Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies using their IRA or 401(k) accounts. Bitcoin Over Banks What was once a vision is not now far away from being a reality. The

    Bitcoin – The Millennial Retirement Nest Egg

    | 2017/09/18 4:00 pm
  • After previously slamming Bitcoin and other digital currencies as “not real”, “fad”, and “a pyramid scheme”, billionaire traditional investor Howard Marks made a spectacular U-turn on his views on the new financial technology in his latest memo to Oaktree Clients.

    Howard Marks Admits ‘Mistake’, Changes Stance on Bitcoin

    | 2017/09/10 8:45 pm
  • British Baroness Michelle Mone and Doug Barrowman launch bitcoin-priced 2.4 million square foot real estate development in Dubai. Prices to start at 30 BTC currently equivalent to $139,755. According to CNBC, British entrepreneurs Michelle Mone and Doug Barrowman have announced the opening of Aston Plaza and Residences in Dubai. The development will span more than 2.4 million square feet split across two 40-storey residential towers. The development will include a mall and be due for completion September

    British Property Developers Now Accepting Bitcoin Payments For Dubai Apartments

    | 2017/09/06 2:15 pm