In this blog I will talk mainly about cryptocurrencies and other forms of investment. The intention is to share and discuss ideas, so do not take any of this as investment advice.

Will XLM see a 100% price increase?

5 Nov 2019 2 minute read 1 comment raven

Probably most of you is already aware of the biggest crypto news of yesterday: the Stellar Development Foundation (SDF) burned 55 billion XLM tokens out of its reserves! With this move, the total supply just fell from 105 billion to 50 billion XLM. T...

A Study on Token Velocity

30 Oct 2019 7 minute read 3 comments raven

There is a certain debate in the crypto community about the topic of "Token Velocity". Velocity is basically the number of times a token change hands in average during a certain period of time. To illustrate this, let's look at a simple example. Imag...

ETH may have just entered the bullish zone (TA Master)

29 Oct 2019 2 minute read 8 comments raven

Ether (ETH) is selling at a very low price at the moment, at about half (186 USD) of its 2-year average price (362 USD). This is illustrated by the thick light blue line below. ETH price is half the 2-year average The 26 (blue) week MA is still abov...

Ethereum Istanbul Upgrade: bullish moment for ETH?

27 Oct 2019 2 minute read 7 comments raven

Ethereum is scheduled to launch a new hard fork (called Istanbul) on December 4th. Besides that, Ethereum 2.0, a totally revamped blockchain system for Ethereum is planned to launch in the first quarter of 2020. These are two different updates. Let's...

BAT is skyrocketing

23 Oct 2019 1 minute read 19 comments raven

The value of BAT at this exact moment sees almost a 10% appreciation in the last 24 hours. As I mentioned before, I am very bullish on BAT lately. We see above a very clear ascending pattern, and the trend might reverse only if that line is crossed...

Moving Averages as a sign to enter the market

15 Oct 2019 3 minute read 2 comments raven

Moving averages are a popular instrument used by traders to evaluate market trends. But what is a moving average? It is very simple, actually. First thing to know is that moving averages (MA) always have a period parameter. This is the number of peri...

Best Performers of the last 15 weeks (Part 3)

13 Oct 2019 3 minute read 2 comments raven

Continuing my previous two posts (here and here), this time we are going to look at Xmax (XMX), Factom (FCT) and Tezos (XTZ). These were the best performers in some of the last 15 weeks, when the market was moving up or sideways. Xmax (XMX) Xmas is r...

The good side of Libra

12 Oct 2019 1 minute read 6 comments raven

My last post about Libra had a tone of criticism. As many others, I am wary of Facebook (for many reasons) and I think Zuckerberg is much too sly. But I don't want to enter in politics here, so let's talk about some possible positive aspects of Libra...

Top Performers of last 15 weeks - Part 2

11 Oct 2019 4 minute read 2 comments raven

This post will be a continuation of my previous post on the best performers of the week (for the last 15 weeks). I made a mistake on the last post: Crypterium (CRPT) was also the best in a week when the market was down. So in this post I will talk ab...

Top Performers of last 15 weeks

10 Oct 2019 5 minute read 5 comments raven

In this post we will take a look at the best performing cryptocurrencies of each week, for the last 15 weeks, among the coins that are currently at the top 100 market cap (according to First, just for reference, let's look at the tota...