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Cryptocurrency insights
Cryptocurrency insights

Cryptocurrency insights

A blog that looks at the recent cryptocurrency developments and trends and tries to put them in context.


Publish0x Winter Meme Contest

4 Jan 2021 1 minute read 3 comments crypto_moose

My First Entry for the Winter Meme Contest.   My second entry for the contest:

Institutional Investing in Cryptocurrency -Best bets for 2021!

3 Jan 2021 6 minute read 21 comments crypto_moose

Going into 2021 many retail investors are wondering whether to invest in bitcoin or other coins.  Looking at some of the bigger market capitalized coins we can devise a strategy for investing during 2021. The main premise I want to present to you is...

Boxing Day Sale is on for these cryptocurrencies!

27 Dec 2020 1 minute read 0 comments crypto_moose

    Who doesn't like a good sale on cryptocurrencies? Well with the current forward momentum in to bitcoin as it continues to make newer all time highs many altcoins have tumbled in price and present a great opportunity to buy or to add to your stas...

What is in store for XRP after the SEC charges Ripple for illegally raising funds?

24 Dec 2020 3 minute read 8 comments crypto_moose

  On Tuesday, December 22, 2020 the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filed charges against Ripple, and two executives Bradley Garlinghouse (CEO) and Christian Larsen (company co-founder) for raising funds illegally by selling XRP tokens throu...

Building A Dream DeFi Portfolio

1 Mar 2020 4 minute read 21 comments crypto_moose

Still in its early days Decentralized Finance (DeFi)  has already reached 1 billion dollars in valuation in early 2020 but still “represents a tiny segment of the crypto-industry.”  The majority of DeFi is being built on the Ethereum platform to comp...

Implications Of The First Equity Swap Completed On The Blockchain

28 Feb 2020 2 minute read 0 comments crypto_moose

What is an Equity Swap? An equity swap is a financial derivative contract (a swap) where a set of future cash flows are agreed to be exchanged between two counterparties at set dates in the future. The two cash flows are usually referred to as "legs"...

What Wine Goes Best With Blockchain?

27 Jan 2020 1 minute read 1 comment crypto_moose

Counterfeiting of good wines, is a big problem for the wine industry which sees cheaper fake knock off bottles, particularly of red wines, sold at higher prices with the proceeds accruing to the fraudsters and not the vintners or distributors. An Ita...

Crypto Insurance - Current Options for Investments

27 Jan 2020 3 minute read 1 comment crypto_moose

We have car insurance, life insurance, house-property insurance and now a form of cryptocurrency insurance is available.  Experts have suggested that the cryptocurrency sector needs a reliable insurance mechanism. In December 2019 the first "stabilit...

Bitcoin-Ethereum’s Golden Ratio

26 Jan 2020 2 minute read 8 comments crypto_moose

What might be Ethereum’s price during the next bull run? One metric to watch is the Bitcoin to Ethereum ratio. When looking at precious metals markets forecasters look at the gold to silver ratio to detect whether a bull market has started or ended. ...

Ripple CEO Announces its IPO Will Happen in 2020

24 Jan 2020 2 minute read 2 comments crypto_moose

Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Brad Garlinghouse the CEO of Ripple announced that its IPO is happening sometime in 2020. Moreover, he believes that other cryptocurrencies will also follow Ripple and initiate IPOs to become publicly tr...