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How to Avoid Losing Money in Forex
  • How to Avoid Losing Money in Forex

How to Avoid Losing Money in Forex

By |December 27th, 2017|

Let’s be honest – all people are looking for easy ways to earn money. Those, who have funds, invest into businesses or buy shares of big companies, other people try other things starting from gambling and ending with trading on financial markets. You have probably heard of Forex because it has a skyrocketing popularity […]

Why Bitcoin is Not A Form of Money
  • Why Bitcoin is Not A Form of Money

Why Bitcoin is Not A Form of Money

By |December 15th, 2017|

The Purpose of Money
Money has been around for as long as human civilization. The purpose of money is to facilitate three primary functions.

Medium of exchange
Store of value
Unit of account

Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin do not currently exhibit any of these qualities. It had initially been a medium of exchange when early adopters […]

European Online Trading Market & Regulations
  • European Online Trading Market & Regulations

European Online Trading Market & Regulations

By |December 14th, 2017|

The foreign exchange market, also called Forex is a market for trading currencies. It includes all aspects of exchanging, buying and selling currencies at current or determined prices. With regards to trading volume, it is the largest market in the world with the main participants being larger international banks. Trades between dealers can be […]

Is Bitcoin Worth Investing In?
  • Is Bitcoin Worth Investing In?

Is Bitcoin Worth Investing In?

By |December 5th, 2017|

On January 2017, Bitcoin owners had one single goal to accomplish – to ensure that the cryptocurrency attained the $1,000 mark. Luckily, the cryptocurrency achieved that milestone and continued to increase.

As of November 29th 2017, Bitcoin finally hit the $10,000 mark. Coindesk reported that Bitcoin achieved the historic milestone around 1.30 AM UTC or […]

Swissborg: Real Decentralized Wealth Management on the Blockchain
  • Swissborg: Real Decentralized Wealth Management on the Blockchain

Swissborg: Real Decentralized Wealth Management on the Blockchain

By |November 29th, 2017|

Since the advent of Bitcoin and the rest of the cryptocurrencies, decentralized wealth management has been central to the conversation. Bitcoin came of age in the years following the United States financial crisis, wherein centralized banks nearly took down the global financial system through predatory lending practices and other financial evils. Wealth managers were […]

How to Invest in Cryptocurrency & Blockchain Technology
  • How to Invest in Cryptocurrency & Blockchain Technology

How to Invest in Cryptocurrency & Blockchain Technology

By |November 20th, 2017|

What are cryptocurrencies?
Cryptocurrencies are the newest form of digital currency. Imagine a peer to peer transfer without the interaction from any 3rd party. This means you can go to any store, purchase anything and no one will know what you purchased. It is not anonymous so the amount will be shown. The seller and […]

Blockchain for Good
  • Blockchain for Good

Blockchain for Good

By |November 19th, 2017|

The technology of a “chain of blocks”, built on the principle of decentralisation and working on the basis of distributed computing – blockchain – is being used in an increasing number of different means of human interaction.

The most common application of Blockchain technology is in the field of alternative cryptocurrencies, like “Bitcoin” (BTK), “Ethereum”, […]

CME Group to Launch Bitcoin Futures
  • CME Group to Launch Bitcoin Futures

CME Group to Launch Bitcoin Futures

By |November 2nd, 2017|

In a news release from the CME Group, the financial market company plans to bring Bitcoin futures to its platform later this year. This assumes all regulatory reviews go through as planned. The Chicago Mercantile Exchange & Chicago Board of Trade or CME Group operates the world’s largest options and futures exchange. It owns […]

Governments Crack Down on Cryptocurrencies
  • Governments Crack Down on Cryptocurrencies

Governments Crack Down on Cryptocurrencies

By |October 19th, 2017|

It’s been a very volatile ride for holders of Bitcoin recently. Bitcoin’s value right now is about four and half times as much as an ounce of gold. Back in 2013 enthusiasts were lucky to see bitcoin top $100. By the end of that year it was over $1000. In the beginning of this […]

Old Currency Versus New
  • Old Currency Versus New

Old Currency Versus New

By |September 22nd, 2017|

According to Sir John Marks Templeton, an American-born British investor, fund manager, and philanthropist, “the only way to avoid mistakes (in investing) is not to invest—which is the biggest mistake of all. But making money in the markets can be very difficult, especially when the stock market is on the second longest bull market run […]