Tag Archive: Investing

  • Unlocking Business Investment for Retail Participants Blockchain Technology, News, News teaser, Sponsored Article

    How Blockchain is Unlocking Business Investment for Retail Participants

    Great ideas often have the humblest beginnings, and it’s only after a ‘Eureka!’ moment that many realize their true potential. An excellent example is Avon, one of today’s most popular cosmetics companies, which began as a single door-to-door book salesman named David H. McConnell. McConnell noticed that he made more book sales when offering free samples of perfume to his female customers, and so he decided to drop the books permanently, setting up shop as

    · February 19, 2018 · 10:00 pm
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    Investors Should be More Careful in Which ICOs They Invest

    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

    · November 18, 2017 · 10:15 pm
  • Bitcoin, Bitcoin Investment, Markets and Prices, News, News teaser

    Are Millennials Beginning to Prefer Bitcoin Over Stocks?

    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

    · November 12, 2017 · 9:00 pm
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    SEC Warns Celebrities about Endorsing ICOs and Cryptocurrencies

    The Securities and Exchange Commision released a public announcement that warns celebrities about endorsing potential unlawful ICOs and cryptocurrencies. The ICO Craze ICOs or Initial Coin Offerings have become the new trending investment opportunity of the year. According to the data from Coinschedule, there have been different ICOs this year which managed to raise the total amount of over $3 billion. The reason why so much money is being invested into ICOs is the fact

    · November 3, 2017 · 8:00 am
  • The Secret Hedge Fund That is Outperforming Bitcoin Altcoin News, News, News teaser

    Hedge Funds Are Investing Big Sums Into ICOs

    According to reports, new hedge funds are now investing millions of dollars into Initial Coin Offerings. ICOs: The New Way to Make Quick money? In the last couple of months, Initial Coin Offerings have received a lot of attention from investors worldwide. According to data from Coinschedule, 153 projects were able to raise the impressive amount of $2.3 billion through ICOs. Experts believe that hedge funds are the main contributors of these ICOs. A recent

    · October 5, 2017 · 11:00 am
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    Former Morgan Stanley CEO to Launch Investment ICO

    John Mack, the former Chief Executive Officer for Morgan Stanley, is taking the plunge into the cryptocurrency world in a big way as he breaks from traditional investment models in order to launch an ICO. Mack is one of a few traditionalists who is moving with the times, hoping to not be left out in the digital currency cold as it plows astronomically forward. Many in this traditional sphere of investments have been skeptical of what

    · August 3, 2017 · 11:15 am
  • The Secret Hedge Fund That is Outperforming Bitcoin Altcoin News, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Investment, Markets and Prices, News, News teaser

    The Secret Hedge Fund That is Outperforming Bitcoin

    This ‘stealth’ cryptocurrency hedge fund is being backed by the top venture capitalists in Silicon Valley. Choosing instead to let its performance numbers speak for themselves, the fund has shied away from the spotlight and never even announced its recent fundraising round. The Way Forward MetaStable Capital, is a hedge fund in ‘stealth’ mode that primarily focuses on cryptocurrencies and ICOs. One of hedge funds founders is the well-known CEO of AngelList, Naval Ravikant. This unique hedge

    · July 29, 2017 · 11:00 am
  • Tick-Tick-Boom! The explosive rise of the ICO Markets and Prices, News, News teaser

    Tick-Tick-Boom! The Explosive Rise of the ICO

    Over $1.3 billion has been raised so far this year through Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs). Almost half of that has come in the last month alone. Ex-Ethereum-CEO, Charles Hoskinson, recently described today’s digital coin market as a “ticking time bomb”. So what exactly is going on? Who are the winners and losers in all this? And most importantly, are we ‘in’ or ‘out’? I see… Oh! Initial coin offerings are currently everywhere. If I threw

    · July 20, 2017 · 4:30 pm
  • Smartphone app Tindr makes crowdfunding easier News, News teaser, Services, Start-Ups, Technology, Trending

    Crowdfunding Just Got Easier With the New Tindr App

    In today’s wonderful age of the internet and tech, just about any type of matchmaking site or app you can dream up is out there…just a few clicks away. You can connect with millions of different people from all parts of the world in search of whatever or whomever you desire. You can find anything from a new spouse, a date with a vampire, or just someone to watch Fluffy while you’re away. For those

    · July 24, 2015 · 2:00 pm
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    Trustatom Preps New Blockchain Investment Due Diligence Service

    Trustatom, a Canadian company that provides blockchain-powered smart contracts, has raised early seed funding from a group of angel investors. The company is preparing to launch an investment due diligence SaaS, called CredyCo, powered by its proprietary technology stack and the blockchain. The internet has provided a great way for parties to transact efficiently, prompting truly fascinating use cases, but the remaining key challenge is the need for mutual trust. To address this, Trustatom brings the trust mechanics

    · January 21, 2015 · 9:00 pm
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    Bright Future(s) with Bitcoin Derivatives

    The impact that derivatives have had on the stock market has long been something academics and industry experts alike, have tried to quantify. In finance, a derivative is a contract that derives its value directly from the value of another asset. This underlying entity can be various things, ranging from individual stocks right up to the whole index, plus commodities and many others. By design, derivatives are used to insure against price variations. To the

    · December 4, 2014 · 3:00 pm