Author: Frederick Reese

How to Buy and Mine Horizen, Step by Step (with Photos)

How to Buy and Mine Horizen, Step by Step (with Photos)

There seems to be a bit of buzz currently in the altcoin community about sidechain-as-a-service platform Horizen. With a seed funding round recently completed—with Horizen raising twice the amount sought at $4 million total with investments from Digital Currency Group and Liberty City Ventures—the altcoin is trading at the time […]

How to Buy Bitcoin Cash with Paypal, Step by Step (with Photos)

How to Buy Bitcoin Cash with Paypal, Step by Step (with Photos)

Following a bitter hard fork battle with Bitcoin SV, Bitcoin Cash is surging. While Bitcoin SV was delisted by Binance, Bitcoin Cash saw a price increase of about 15 percent. Bitcoin Cash is growing at a rate—as of the writing of this article—greater than bitcoin and Ethereum, making the once-troubled […]

Top Bitcoin and Crypto Lending Platforms, Rated and Reviewed

Top Bitcoin and Crypto Lending Platforms, Rated and Reviewed

Though economists report that the Great Recession is over, consumer lending has been slow to recover. According to data from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, demand for consumer lending in the years following the Great Recession was higher in relation to lending demand at the beginning of the […]

Bitcoin Regulations by Country (Updated for 2019)

Bitcoin Regulations by Country (Updated for 2019)

One of the areas of most concern to ICO investors is the current regulatory environment. Here, the Bitcoin Market Journal team takes a look at the status of ICO regulation globally. (Be sure to bookmark this page, as our team of researchers regularly updates the status of ICO regulations!) Legality […]

7 Benefits of Decentralized Currency

7 Benefits of Decentralized Currency

The world is on the cusp of an information revolution. Information transmission is transitioning from simply a result of communication to a way to transfer and quantify value and wealth. Gone are the days when money was the exclusive domain of the banks; anyone that has a working understanding of […]

How to Sell Bitcoin, Step-by-Step (with Pics!)

How to Sell Bitcoin, Step-by-Step (with Pics!)

Cryptocurrency advocates may be feeling a bit of seasickness right now in the turbulent bitcoin market. Since the coin’s decline from the 2017 price spike, bitcoin has been trying to find stable footing, struggling to push past the $3,000 mark, with every advance being met by an equal drop. Despite […]

Cryptocurrency ETFs: What They Are and How to Invest in 2019

Cryptocurrency ETFs: What They Are and How to Invest in 2019

The recent news that Cboe Global Markets may be abandoning the crypto futures market reflects the challenges in green-lighting crypto exchange-traded funds. Cboe has announced it will move to stop issuing new bitcoin futures or to support a rule change that would clear the way for VanEck/SolidX to start a […]

How to Buy Dash, Step by Step (with Pics!)

How to Buy Dash, Step by Step (with Pics!)

It may be easy to overlook Dash. It is not as flashy as some of the other altcoins out there, standing at fifteenth among cryptocurrencies by total capitalization. However, Dash is one of the most technically advanced bitcoin forks still in operation. Here’s how to buy it, step-by-step. Like most […]

When Is Coinbase Going Public?

When Is Coinbase Going Public?

In October and November of 2018, the news was abuzz with the rumors of a possible pre-IPO for the popular cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase. Starting with a tweet from CNBC’s Cryptotrader, reporter Ran Neuner detailed a planned $500 million initial public offering for the exchange and how a pre-ICO – or […]

Bitcoin OTC vs. Traditional Brokers

Bitcoin OTC vs. Traditional Brokers

If one was to pay attention to current cryptocurrency news, one might be confused by the number of banks and traditional investment firms getting into the game. With institutional cryptocurrency investing growing in popularity and with blockchain technology growing past its nascent phase, the news that JPMorgan Chase has issued […]