Goldman Sachs, Grayscale, Novi, and a Discussion with Boxmining

BTCUSD in the green this week despite of FUD coming from Goldman’s CIMD division. The arguments against crypto as an asset class were much of the same; 1) direct comparison to equity/bonds, 2) illicit use of crypto, 3) exchange hacks, and 4) bubble-like market behavior. The retaliation from more modern thought leaders prevailed and BTC […]

Bull or Bear? Investors Buy in During Bitcoin’s Dip

Is the market Bull or Bear? Investors are buying in during Bitcoin’s dip in price. The correction continues led by speculation around coin movement from an 11-year old wallet. About $80m worth of positions have been liquidated during the downturn but participants appear to be buying the dip. Open interest still sits at >$3b; long/short […]

Is Bitcoin a Better Investment Than Gold?

Is Bitcoin a better investment than Gold? That’s what we would like to know in the context of 2020. Our Founder Wincent and CEO Clement each bought 1,000 grams of Gold and the equivalent in fiat value for Bitcoin. The objective is to take this apple to apple comparison in fiat value and see which […]

Hashrate Drops After Halving – 15/05/2020

Hashrate drops after halving wBTC could be a solution to network congestion USDT issuance points to a stronger market Temasek joins the Libra association JPMorgan begins servicing crypto companies As we celebrate Bitcoin’s third halving, the market did NOT take a dive contrary to expectations. After another test of 10k, the post-halving rally certainly did […]

What is DCEP?

Digital Currency Electronic Payment (or DCEP), is the national digital currency of China built with Blockchain and Cryptographic technology. So, this cryptocurrency will be unlike any before it, DCEP is pegged 1:1 with the Chinese national currency RMB and is NOT for speculation. Therefore the key objective is to make the RMB more universally accessible […]

What is Bitcoin Halving?

Simply put Bitcoin halving is when mining rewards split in half (by 50%). Because scarcity drives pricing, many see this halving event as the tipping point. Most notably because from a production standpoint, Bitcoin will be as scarce as gold. Currently Bitcoin halving is expected to happen on may 12th in the evening (HKT). However, […]

BCH & BSV Halved for the First Time – Trader Insights 10/4/2020

Bitcoin Takes a Breather After Testing $7,500 We saw green across the board this week for most markets. BTCUSD failed to break through $7,500 which is historically a key level. This was followed by a drastic correction in the past 24 hours. It appears to be a technical move as market players are still heavily […]

Bitcoin Pumps Ahead of Halving – 24/04/2020

Bitcoin pumps ahead of halving After another week of sideways movement, BTCUSD finally attempts to break above the $7,500 level as Bitcoin pumps ahead of halving. OI takes a hit on this move with significant liquidations on BitMEX while it appears traders are not eager to chase these levels. It’s a tricky spot with potential […]

Bitcoin Surges Towards $8,000 With Next Halving in 15 Days!

Bitcoin surges towards $8,000 after almost 20 days of trading sideways. Bitcoin held strong during oil’s dramatic crash early last week, it seems like the market is feeling confident and bullish.    According to Bloomberg, Bitcoin rose as much as 9.1% on last Thursday surpassing $7,500 for the first time since the price tumbled 27% […]