Bitcoin Investment

Bitcoin is emerging as solid investment through its status as a store of value. Many have escribed BTC as digital gold and with its limited supply and decentralized nature it is rapidly living up to that nature. Bitcoin investments should not be taken lightly as the asset remains very volatile with wild swings in price on choppy markets.

In its ten year history bitcoin has proven to be one of the best investments, multiplying in value over hundreds of times since its inception. In the first half of 2019 bitcoin investments outperformed traditional investments such as oil, stocks, gold, real estate and commodities by a clear margin.

There are a few things to be aware of before you make a bitcoin investment and Bitcoinist will be there to sort the digital wheat from the chaff so that you can make the most informed decision. There are several ways to invest in bitcoin, buying the asset directly through a crypto exchange is probably the easiest. Alternatives include futures contracts which do not hold BTC directly but offer a contract on the future price of the asset.

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Bitcoin Futures: Institutional BTC Longs on the Rise; Price Breakout...

Several bitcoin investment platforms for institutional players have been gaining popularity over the past few months. Does this point to a possible BTC price breakout coming in the...

Matthew Hrones | 1 week ago
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Bitcoin Investment

Bitcoin YTD Performance Exceeds 140%, Outperforms Most Traditional...

The year 2019 is coming to an end. So, it is time to mark a milestone, pause for reflection, and take stock of how bitcoin did this year versus 2018. The good news is that BTC had a...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 1 week ago
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Chinese Bitcoin FOMO: Major Bank Invests in Popular BTC Wallet

Chinese bitcoin FOMO appears to be on the rise as a major bank has reportedly invested in a local wallet platform. This report marks another significant crypto and blockchain-related...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 2 weeks ago
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Bitcoin Investment

Crypto Owners in US Have Risen 81% YTD

Although the United States is far from being pro-crypto, it is the country that has the largest number of cryptocurrencies hodlers. Most notably, according to a study commissioned by...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 3 weeks ago
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Bitcoin Price Can Target $10K After Bakkt Custody Launch: Novogratz

A major Bitcoin proponent is hoping the current price downturn will not take it under $6500 – and that new institutional investors will trigger a U-turn. Novogratz: Custody...

Anja van Oosterhout | 3 weeks ago
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Bitcoin Investment

Lump-Sum Bitcoin Purchase Gives 68 Percent Better ROI Than DCA

For those without the time, technical knowledge, or courage, to trade daily bitcoin markets, there are two simple investment strategies. These being lump-sum purchase and...

Emilio Janus | 4 weeks ago
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PlanB: Negative Interest Rates Will Spark Bitcoin Arbitrage Craze

Bitcoin will see fresh adoption thanks to fiat weakness – but not in the way many users assume, says one of the industry’s best-known analysts. “Forget About Mainstream...

Anja van Oosterhout | 1 month ago
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Bitcoin Has Potential to Boost Investment Portfolio Returns, VanEck...

Bitcoin is a great tool to diversify an investment portfolio, investment management firm VanEck concluded in a blog post. The Cryptocurrency Shows Low Correlation to Traditional Assets...

Anatol Antonovici | 1 month ago
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Bitcoin Investment

Tom Lee: Bitcoin (BTC) Is Still Too Small For Institutions

Bitcoin (BTC) has maintained a hold above $8,000 for the past few days and it appears to be consolidating here. The Bakkt futures launch a couple of weeks ago was hugely underwhelming...

Martin Young | 1 month ago
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Hype Over? Bitcoin ‘Institutional Interest’ Mentions Hit...

Institutional interest in Bitcoin could be all but over for 2019, according to new data which analyzed press attention around the topic. Bitcoin Mentions Hit Annual Bottom Published by...

Anja van Oosterhout | 1 month ago
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Bitcoin Investment

Binance Research: Bakkt to Blame For September’s Bearish...

The crypto industry lost significant momentum during September. Binance Research claims that one of the potential reasons for this may have been people ‘selling on the...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 1 month ago
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Should We Worry About Institutions and Intermediaries Holding...

bitcoin is a cultural movement. bitcoin is for people. bitcoin is about principles. …or at least, this is the proposition that CoinShares Chief Strategy Officer, Meltem...

Emilio Janus | 2 months ago

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