Virtual Currency

  1. What Is An ICO?

    Inital Coin Offerings (ICO) are the hot new way to raise funds for new cryptocurencies, but what are they?
  2. Bitcoin

    Bitcoin is a digital or virtual currency that uses peer-to-peer technology to facilitate instant payments.
  3. If You Had Purchased $100 of Bitcoin in 2011

    Your initial $100 of bitcoin bought in 2011 is now worth $2,053,278.
  4. What Happens to Bitcoin After All 21 Million are Mined?

    The popular cryptocurrency has a finite supply. What will happen when we reach that point?
  5. How to Buy Bitcoin

    It's one of the biggest buzzwords in the financial space, but many people don't know how to buy Bitcoin.
  6. Cryptocurrency

    A digital or virtual currency that uses cryptography for security. A cryptocurrency is difficult to counterfeit because of ...
  7. 5 Ways to Short Bitcoin

    For those investors feeling skeptical about Bitcoin, shorting the cryptocurrency is a possibility.
  8. Blockchain

    A blockchain is a public ledger of all cryptocurrency transactions. Developed for Bitcoin, its uses are spreading to all ...
  9. What's the Role of Bots in Crypto Trading?

    Cryptocurrency bots are tools to complete trades on behalf of investors.
  10. Most ICOs Retain Control, Break Promises: Study

    Though they may capitalize on decentralized cryptocurrency, many ICOs are anything but.
  11. Cryptocurrency Has Set Us Back 300 Years: Krugman

    The Nobel-winning economist cites two reasons why cryptocurrencies are not suitable for transactions
  12. Why Some Experts Say Bitcoin Won't Skyrocket Again

    These stalwarts believe that bitcoin will never reproduce its thrilling highs of late 2017.
  13. Why Tetras Capital Is Shorting Ethereum

    The Wall Street firm believes that there are reasons to bet against the smart contracts pioneer.
  14. Why Citadel's Ken Griffin Is Down on Crypto

    The money manager has been outspoken in his criticism of the virtual currency space.
  15. M2M Economy

    The M2M economy is based on the secure exchange of information between smart, autonomous IoT devices
  16. Online Deal Will Pay NFL Players in Cryptocurrency

    NFL players can now host live streams on a dedicated platform and earn cryptocurrency tokens.
  17. How Did Stellar Become The Sixth-Largest Crypto?

    Multiple developments helped Stellar gain the sixth spot in the list of cryptocurrencies with the highest market cap
  18. Kim Kardashian Publicly Accepts Bitcoin

    The celebrity could spark renewed interest in the cryptocurrency.
  19. Asset Class

    A group of securities that exhibit similar characteristics, behave similarly in the marketplace, and are subject to the same ...
  20. Dogecoin

    Dogecoin is a peer-to-peer open source cryptocurrency and falls under the category of altcoins.
  21. Bitcoin Cash

    Bitcoin cash is a cryptocurrency created in August 2017, arising from a fork of Bitcoin Classic.
  22. Proof of Work

    Proof of work describes the process that allows the bitcoin network to remain robust by making the process of mining, or ...
  23. Dark Wallet

    A digital wallet that enables data anonymization by obfuscating bitcoin transactions carried out in the online market space.
  24. Private Key

    A private key is a sophisticated form of cryptography that allows a user to access his or her cryptocurrency.
  25. Digital Copy

    A digital copy is a duplicate record of every Bitcoin transaction that has taken place over a peer-to-peer network.
  26. Central Counterparty Clearing House - CCP

    An organization that exists in various European countries that helps facilitate trading done in European derivatives and ...
  27. Satoshi Nakamoto

    The name used by the unknown creator of the protocol used in the bitcoin cryptocurrency. Satoshi Nakamoto is closely-associated ...
  28. Second Life Economy

    The Second Life economy is a vibrant marketplace where virtual goods and services are bought and sold in a three-dimensional ...
  29. Distributed Applications (ĐApps)

    Distributed Applications are software applications that are stored mostly on cloud computing platforms and that run on multiple ...
  30. Stellar (Cryptocurrency)

    Stellar, which shares similarities with ripple, is a low-cost, open-source, DLT platform.
  31. Public Key

    A public key is a cryptographic code that allows a user to receive cryptocurrencies into his or her account.
  32. Potcoin

    Potcoin is a digital currency that allows consumers to buy and sell cannabis products anonymously.
  33. Proof of Stake (PoS)

    Proof of Stake (PoS) concept states that a person can mine or validate block transactions according to how many coins he ...
  34. SEC Rejects Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF Plans

    The founders of the Gemini exchange had hopes to launch a cryptocurrency ETF on a regulated exchange.
  35. Google Blocks Mining Apps From Its Play Store

    After banning crypto ads, Google is banning Play Store apps that allow mining on user devices.
  36. 3 Blockchain ETFs to Buy in 2018

    Blockchain is disrupting the financial services industry. Discover three ETFs that provide exposure to this game-changing ...
  37. Cryptocurrency Insurance Could Be A Big Industry In The Future

    As cryptocurrency markets mature, they are attracting players from other industries. The insurance industry is one them. 
  38. What Are Cryptocurrency Custody Solutions?

    Cryptocurrency custody solutions are becoming popular within the crypto industry. What are they and how do they make a difference ...
  39. Are Bitcoin ETFs "Nearly Certain"?

    An anonymous CFTC official recently said approval for bitcoin ETFs by the SEC is "nearly certain". But that may not be the ...
  40. Crypto Investor Novogratz Sees $800B Market Cap In Next Year

    Michael Novogratz, who has invested 10% of his fortune in cryptocurrencies, says custody solutions and regulatory clarity ...
  41. Is President Trump's Trade War Causing A Spike In Bitcoin Price?

    According to at least one theory, President Trump's trade war with China has resulted in a bitcoin price spike because investors ...
  42. Why Is Cryptocurrency Trading Popular In South Korea?

    South Korea has become a hub for cryptocurrency trading. Why are South Koreans enamored with cryptocurrency trading?
  43. ZCash

    ZCash is a cryptocurrency with a decentralized blockchain that provides anonymity for its users and their transactions.
  44. Canadian Crypto Hedge Fund Is Focused On Cash

    Canada's only crypto-focused hedge fund, Rivemont Crypto Fund, has put 90% of its investments in cash due to a slide in cryptocurrency ...
  45. Cold Storage

    With cold storage, the digital wallet is stored in a platform that is not connected to the internet.
  46. Lost Cryptocoins or Wallet Keys? Call Crypto Hunters

    Here’s a look at crypto hunters, who claim to recover your lost or stolen coins and wallet keys
  47. Bitcoin Exchange Operator Pleads Guilty To Fraud

    Bitcoin exchange operator Jon Montroll, who was arrested by the SEC in February, has pled guilty to fraud and theft.
  48. Is Bitcoin Price Poised For A Bull Run?

    Bitcoin price, which has been in the doldrums for most of this year, surpassed $8,000 this morning. Are we at the start of ...
  49. Coinbase Snags Major Hedge Fund Customer For Its Coinbase Prime Service

    North America's largest cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has gained a hedge fund with $20 billion in assets as a customer ...
  50. Bitcoin Price Reaches Two Month High

    Bitcoin price, which has been in the doldrums for most of this year, ratcheted a two-month high this year.
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