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What is New Finance?

What is New Finance?

New finance is the category covering digital currencies, token markets, and blockchain-enabled assets. The easiest way to think about “new finance” vs. “old finance” is like the difference between “new media” vs. “old media.” In 1995, when the Web first began to take over the world, I was working for […]

What Percentage of Your Investment Portfolio Should Be Bitcoin?

What Percentage of Your Investment Portfolio Should Be Bitcoin?

Do you want to add bitcoin to your portfolio but question how much bitcoin exposure you should have? In this article, you will discover what leading investors and financial advisors think about what percentage of your portfolio should be in bitcoin. Five Percent of Your Net Worth Fred Wilson, CEO […]

Quick Tips on How to Secure Your Bitcoin

Quick Tips on How to Secure Your Bitcoin

Mark Frauenfelder is an editor at wired.com. In an article published in October, Frauenfelder detailed how he spent eight months in his attempt to recover 7.4 bitcoin, worth approximately $50,000 at the time this article was written. Detailing his plight to recover the PIN for his physical bitcoin wallet after […]

How to Invest in ICOs

How to Invest in ICOs

Initial coin offerings (ICOs) are a new type of fundraising that allow investors to get in early on new companies and projects [read our Beginner’s Guide to ICOs here]. In this article, we’ll cover the basics of how to invest in ICOs. In summary: Do your due diligence. Get the […]

Mining for Gold: How to Rate, Analyze, and Review ICOs

Mining for Gold: How to Rate, Analyze, and Review ICOs

With so many Initial Coin Offerings being announced every week, investors need some way of sorting the good from the bad. The situation is similar to the early days of the California Gold Rush. Hundreds of thousands of prospectors flocked to California during the mid-1800s, seeking their fortune in gold. […]

How to Invest in the Cryptomover Index Fund

How to Invest in the Cryptomover Index Fund

Cryptomover is a digital asset management firm which offers access to two indices called the Cryptomover 3 Index and the Cryptomover 10 index. Each of these indices allows customers to track investable digital assets “without the hassle of owning individual wallets and worrying about individual price fluctuations.” At the most […]

What Are SAFTs and Why Should Investors Care?

What Are SAFTs and Why Should Investors Care?

ICO regulations have been recently issued in several jurisdictions including the U.S., China, Singapore, Hong Kong, and South Korea, which has somewhat dampened the boom in initial coin offerings (ICOs). New projects now have to gather expensive legal advice to ensure that their token sales will not get them into […]

How to Handle Bitcoin in Estate Planning

How to Handle Bitcoin in Estate Planning

What happens to your bitcoin if you die? If you are like many people, you may not have given this much thought. After all, it is not a pleasant topic. However, if you have a spouse or children as dependents, you should absolutely consider your digital currency holdings in your […]

Building a Balanced Bitcoin Investment Portfolio

Building a Balanced Bitcoin Investment Portfolio

Diversification plays an important role in investing, even in the case of digital currencies. By holding a broad portfolio of different digital currencies, you may be able to add returns as well as reduce the single currency risk you would face if you only made a bitcoin investment. When constructing […]

How to Use Swing Trading for Bitcoin

How to Use Swing Trading for Bitcoin

Are you on the lookout for a trading strategy you can use to benefit from bitcoin’s short-term price movements? If so, you might consider a technique called swing trading. Swing Trading Basics This approach, which involves holding positions for as little as overnight and for as long as several weeks, […]