Altcoin Investing

Best Stablecoins, Rated and Reviewed for 2019

Best Stablecoins, Rated and Reviewed for 2019

For both owners and observers, cryptocurrency is primarily an investment asset. This approach has driven trading, caused Goldman Sachs to announce a dedicated trading desk, and (to a significant degree) has driven the speculative price swings of the cryptocurrency market. However, this is not what the most dedicated members of […]

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 […]

How to Buy Ripple, a Step-by-Step Guide

How to Buy Ripple, a Step-by-Step Guide

If you’re thinking about buying Ripple, you’re not alone. The blockchain-based remittance network and real-time settlement system designed to replace the SWIFT global financial messaging system gained a lot of attention from the media and investors in 2018. Why? The price of its altcoin XRP has rapidly appreciated, putting it […]

How to Exchange Bitcoin to Ethereum, Step by Step

How to Exchange Bitcoin to Ethereum, Step by Step

Sometimes you might want to adjust your digital currency portfolio, and exchange one digital currency such as bitcoin for another such as Ethereum. Bitcoin is great, but unless you are a bitcoin maximalist, you will want to diversify and buy altcoins like Ethereum. Why Ethereum? Ethereum is currently the #2 […]

Best Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News Sites 2019

Best Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News Sites 2019

We’ve put together a list of the best bitcoin and cryptocurrency news sites for 2019 (besides our own Bitcoin Market Journal, of course!). Our custom scoring system rates websites on a scale of 1 to 5 based on factors that measure the credibility and usability of different sources. We rated each […]

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 […]

What Is JPM Coin and How Do You Buy It?

What Is JPM Coin and How Do You Buy It?

On February 14, 2019, Wall Street bank J.P. Morgan announced the launch of a blockchain-powered digital currency called JPM Coin, which is pegged to the US dollar. What Is JPM Coin? In a press release, Umar Farooq, Head of Digital Treasury Services and Blockchain at J.P. Morgan, defined the JPM […]

Top Security Token Platforms, Rated and Reviewed for 2019

Top Security Token Platforms, Rated and Reviewed for 2019

Security token offerings (STOs) are being hailed as “the new ICOs” as they enable companies to issue digital tokens while still remaining compliant with regulations and security laws. In this guide, you will discover the top security token platforms that are being used by startups and established companies to launch […]

Biggest Ethereum Dapps, Rated and Reviewed for 2019

Biggest Ethereum Dapps, Rated and Reviewed for 2019

Ethereum is the most popular blockchain platform for the creation and deployment of decentralized applications (Dapps). Currently, there are over 1,350 Ethereum Dapps running on the Ethereum blockchain. Here is a look at the top twelve best Ethereum Dapps, measured by metrics such as ETH balance held, number of users, […]

What Is Fidelity Digital Assets Services (FDAS) and How Does It Work?

What Is Fidelity Digital Assets Services (FDAS) and How Does It Work?

Leading Wall Street investment firm Fidelity Investments has launched a new digital currency investment subsidiary, Fidelity Digital Assets. What Is Fidelity Digital Assets? On October 15, 2018, investment management giant Fidelity Investments announced the launch of a new company called Fidelity Digital Asset Services (FDAS). Fidelity Digital Assets was launched […]