What’s Next for Cryptocurrency?

Mar 18, 2020

We are now entering the second decade of the existence of cryptocurrency, and it seems that some of the initial predictions of early adopters may have come true. The most commonly cited prediction by the mainstream media was of Bitcoin’s failure, either because of its lack of intrinsic value or...

The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: “Investing” According to Warren Buffett

May 03, 2018

There is a false frontier between investment and speculation, but Warren Buffett can’t see it. When you’re as rich as Warren Buffett, you must be smart. And if you’re smart, you can clearly establish the difference between things, especially things you’re in contact with in your...

Initial Coin Offerings: Can Regulators Curb the Risks?

Apr 01, 2018

With huge sums being raised by ICOs and the danger of scams proliferating, regulators are seeking ways to create the right framework for supervision. For tech startups hungry for capital, an initial coin offering (ICO) seems to offer a dream: It lets them raise millions of dollars online with...

The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: To “Subvert” Cryptocurrency?

Feb 28, 2018

Venezuela has created its own cryptocurrency and US politicians are not happy. In the past year, cryptocurrencies have taken a significant place in the news cycle for two reasons. First, they intrigue everyone within today’s money-obsessed economy who is on qui vive about opportunities to make...

Is Bitcoin Really in a Bubble?

Jan 07, 2018

Despite bitcoin’s growing credibility among individual and institutional investors, the cryptocurrency’s skyrocketing price is causing some concern. Investors and speculators are biting into bitcoin — in a big way. The price of the cryptocurrency surged by nearly 1,900% in 2017, to an...