Tag Archives: Bitcoin

Bitcoin To Explode By 80% Before Halving According to Past Cycle Comparison

Bitcoin To Explode By 80% Before Halving According to Past Cycle Comparison

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are having a strong year thus far, however, the rally is only expected to continue with the asset’s halving on the horizon this May. But how much could Bitcoin spike ahead of the monumental event? According to historical analysis of previous market cycles in comparison to where the market may be right now, it suggests that […]

Never Mind Hodlers, Crypto Needs More Opportunist Investors

Never Mind Hodlers, Crypto Needs More Opportunist Investors

Jeff Dorman, a CoinDesk columnist, is chief investment officer at Arca where he leads the investment committee and is responsible for portfolio sizing and risk management. He has more than 17 years of trading and asset management experience at firms including Merrill Lynch and Citadel Securities. Carl Icahn is famous for moving in and out of […]

Data Shows Bitcoin’s Progression From Retail To Institutional Asset

Data Shows Bitcoin’s Progression From Retail To Institutional Asset

As Bitcoin matures, a wider range of investors begins to consider the asset as an investment to add to their portfolios. New data shows exactly how Bitcoin is stepping out of the shadows of niche communities and has entered into the mainstream, attracting not only retail investors but a steady amount of institutional investors as well. Crypto […]

Have a Financial Advisor?

Have a Financial Advisor?

For many investors, a financial advisor can be an important part of reaching their investment goals. Certified financial advisors are well-versed about the seemingly endless investment options available and can help determine optimal investment strategies as a result. However, even these professionals can have knowledge gaps about new investment options. Digital currencies are a prime […]

$50 Billion Asset Manager Makes ‘The Investment Case for Bitcoin’

$50 Billion Asset Manager Makes ‘The Investment Case for Bitcoin’

The future is looking bright for Bitcoin, according to ETF and mutual fund manager VanEck. The firm many believe in the best position to first launch a BTC exchange-traded fund explains its positive outlook for the leading cryptocurrency in a new report. The asset management firm defines Bitcoin as having monetary value, rather than intrinsic value. [VanEck] […]

Bitcoin is Setting Up For a Violent Long Squeeze, Which May Trigger New Lows

Bitcoin is Setting Up For a Violent Long Squeeze, Which May Trigger New Lows

Bitcoin bulls across the crypto market have been celebrating their recent victories in pushing the leading cryptocurrency by market cap’s price higher and higher, busting through downtrend resistance and closing both the most recent weekly and monthly candles bullish. But the victory dance could soon turn to sobs of remorse if a violent long squeeze that […]

VanEck: Bitcoin Price Historically Increased Following Halving

VanEck: Bitcoin Price Historically Increased Following Halving

May’s halving will reduce the amount of Bitcoin rewarded to miners, and in turn, increase the coin’s scarcity. Considering this scarcity – think supply and demand – as well as historical data of the previous two halvings, Bitcoin’s price may see a remarkable bump in the months following the event. Halving Historically Leads to Massive Gains The […]

Bitcoin Futures Expiration, Soaring Open Interest Could Signal Major Move Ahead

Bitcoin Futures Expiration, Soaring Open Interest Could Signal Major Move Ahead

The institutional traders on CME Group’s Bitcoin futures trading desk and the retail traders and crypto whales trading on BitMEX often dominate the market and dictate where the market goes next. With Bitcoin futures contract expiry coming up this Friday, and with BitMEX open interest soaring to new highs every hour, an incredibly massive and volatile move […]

Meet the Crypto Angel Investor Running for Congress in Nevada

Meet the Crypto Angel Investor Running for Congress in Nevada

“I would love to sit down with President Trump and have a discussion around bitcoin and cryptocurrency,” Lisa Song Sutton, an entrepreneur and bitcoin ATM investor in Las Vegas, told CoinDesk. Sutton might have a better shot than most at having such a conversation. She’s running for Congress in the Fourth Congressional District of Nevada, […]