Author: Eric Reed

Equity Tokens vs. Security Tokens: What’s the Difference?

Equity Tokens vs. Security Tokens: What’s the Difference?

Read the Security Token series: What Are Security Tokens | How to Invest | Security vs. Utility Tokens | STOs vs. ICOs vs. IPOs   Token classification is quickly becoming one of the most important subjects in blockchain. It will determine how companies are formed and how assets are traded in […]

Security Tokens: What They Are and How to Invest (in 2019)

Security Tokens: What They Are and How to Invest (in 2019)

What Is A Security Token? In simple language, a security token is a blockchain-based “share” of an underlying asset, such as a company, real estate, or gold. A useful analogy is buying a share of Apple stock, which makes you the owner of a small piece of Apple. A security […]

How to Handle Cryptocurrency Losses and Gains This Tax Year

How to Handle Cryptocurrency Losses and Gains This Tax Year

Cryptocurrency may know no boundaries, but the tax man does. After a rocky year in the blockchain market, many investors need to know how to handle this year’s taxes. Both gains and losses will have a profound impact on your tax situation. Like any investment property, handling this well can […]

Best Blockchain Training Courses and Classes for 2019

Best Blockchain Training Courses and Classes for 2019

At Bitcoin Market Journal, we’re frequently asked, “Where can I learn more about blockchain?” Whether you’re a business professional looking to understand the basics of blockchain or a developer looking to increase your programming knowledge, this is your go-to guide for the best online blockchain classes. Developer-focused blockchain classes are […]

How to Diversify Your Crypto Portfolio (+ 3 Sample Portfolios)

How to Diversify Your Crypto Portfolio (+ 3 Sample Portfolios)

You are an investor. You take your cryptocurrency portfolio seriously and, whether or not it makes you rich, you certainly plan on clearing a tidy profit. If this describes you, it is time to invest in something other than bitcoin alone. It is time to diversify. Why Diversify Your Portfolio? […]

Why Is Ethereum Cheaper than Bitcoin?

Why Is Ethereum Cheaper than Bitcoin?

Bitcoin has become publicly synonymous with cryptocurrency, but many developers get far more utility out of Ethereum’s sophisticated self-executing contract model. These two projects are arguably the heart of the cryptocurrency movement, but bitcoin has reliably outpriced its competitor since Vitalik Buterin launched his Ethereum project. For all the excitement […]

Most and Least Volatile Cryptocurrencies, Rated for 2018

Most and Least Volatile Cryptocurrencies, Rated for 2018

Related Articles: What Kind of Asset Is Bitcoin?  How Token Liquidity Affects Your ICO Post Sale ROI  Why Bitcoin and Altcoin Market Caps are Misleading Whether you’re looking for a safe, long-term asset or hoping to make a killing before Christmas, volatility matters. At the same time, it’s a metric […]

The Crypto 50: The Top Influencers in Bitcoin and Blockchain 2018

The Crypto 50: The Top Influencers in Bitcoin and Blockchain 2018

Bitcoin Market Journal, the leading website for blockchain investors, put together its first ever “Crypto 50,” a roundup of the thought leaders having the biggest impact on the world of blockchain and cryptocurrency. The Crypto 50 rates each blockchain influencer on criteria such as: Blockchain achievements and accomplishments Number of […]

Investing in Royal Mint Gold (RMG)

Investing in Royal Mint Gold (RMG)

Stablecoins have become increasingly popular in recent months, with the promise of a cryptocurrency that won’t fluctuate as significantly as bitcoin and most major altcoins. Some major stablecoin projects have looked to gold as a source of certainty and value. Royal Mint Gold was one of those projects.  However, as […]