cryptocurrencies replace gold

The recent media attention on cryptocurrencies, especially since the last quarter of 2017 stoked the questions of can cryptocurrencies replace gold as a safe haven? One of the biggest arguments supporting this view was the fact that; unlike fiat currencies, the decentralized model supporting cryptocurrencies made it difficult for authorities to ...

2018-03-23 John Benjamin Read more
Central Bank and Bitcoin

The boom in cryptocurrencies and their underlying technology is forcing Central Banks worldwide to sit up and take notice. After all, Bitcoin, which is the largest and most popular cryptocurrency, along with its peers, are basically circumventing the established money system, through their unhackable technology, to give value. Major companies...

2018-03-23 Orbex Read more
cryptocurrencies to your trading

The hype over the strong surge in price of some of the largest Cryptocurrencies has hit the mainstream media by storm. If earlier, Bitcoin made it to the news only once in a blue moon, when price surged past a strong technical level or when there was a strong decline in prices, that trend has definitley changed. Since late 2017, Cryptocurrenc...

2018-01-25 John Benjamin Read more
Cryptocurrency Winners

When you made your 2017 New Year’s resolutions, Bitcoin was worth about $1,000, and just after making the next set of resolutions, the cryptocurrency had zoomed past the $15,000 mark! I am almost scared to blink now, for fear that I might miss another value surge. Until about mid-2017, it was only financial brains that were thinking about cry...

2018-01-17 Orbex Read more

Finally, Ripple experiences disappointing news, or not the usual bit of good news. Coinbase, one of the largest exchanges for cryptocurrencies said earlier this week, that it had not made a decision to add new currencies to its platform. This dampened recent speculation that it would include Ripple. On December 19, the price of Bitcoin cash jump...

2018-01-17 Ashraf Laidi Read more