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How to Invest in Coinbase Stock

How to Invest in Coinbase Stock

Coinbase has managed to establish itself as a leading bitcoin exchange and has been labeled the first “bitcoin unicorn” as the private company was valued at $1.6 billion during its last funding round earlier this year. Needless to say, Coinbase would make for an interesting investment, given its market-leading position […]

Best Privacy Coins, Rated and Reviewed for 2018

Best Privacy Coins, Rated and Reviewed for 2018

Bitcoin is not as anonymous as you may think. Due to its public blockchain that allows anyone to follow bitcoin transactions, numerous bitcoin de-anonymization methods have been developed over the years that enable regulators and law enforcement agencies to link bitcoin addresses to real-world identities. Therefore, it comes as no […]

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

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

Developers: In partnership with the good folks at Lannister Development, we have now released an open-source framework for EquityTokens. Download the Equity Token framework here, and let us know how it works for your blockchain project! First, blockchain firms invented a business model. Ecosystem-and-token is a new way of running […]

Best Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News Sites 2018

Best Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News Sites 2018

We’ve put together a list of some of the top bitcoin and cryptocurrency news sites for 2018 (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. […]

Life after Google: A Talk with Futurist George Gilder

Life after Google: A Talk with Futurist George Gilder

Speaking exclusively to Bitcoin Market Journal, technology futurist George Gilder expressed his belief in the notion that blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies will introduce significant changes into a wide array of industries. Gilder is an investor and a well-respected author, having written a number of bestsellers. Notable among his books are […]

Best Bitcoin Mining Pools for 2018

Best Bitcoin Mining Pools for 2018

Bitcoin runs on its miners. These energy-intensive operations, mostly run out of China, both produce new bitcoins and process transactions for tokens already in circulation. Every time a token changes hands, mines process the complex algorithms that unlock the blockchain and record a new owner. They are, in every real […]

Best Performing Cryptocurrency Funds for 2018

Best Performing Cryptocurrency Funds for 2018

Investors use hedge funds to gain access to experienced management teams and sophisticated investment strategies that outperform the market or generate consistent returns. This review evaluates several of these funds, looking at key performance indicators including their assets under management, number of employees, and tenure. The data used was primarily supplied […]

Not Just Hype: Bitcoin Has Real-World Application in Venezuela

Not Just Hype: Bitcoin Has Real-World Application in Venezuela

While bitcoin has been mostly used as a speculative investment in the United States and other parts of the Western world up to this point, there are a few less-developed countries where the digital asset may already be a better option than the local fiat currency. When inflation gets out […]

Top Tools for Bitcoin and Altcoin Investing

Top Tools for Bitcoin and Altcoin Investing

Here’s a look at some of the tools that are available for bitcoin and altcoin investors. We rated each one on a score of one to five, based on five factors — whether it serves its target user well, its effectiveness, ease-of-use, its price as compared to its value, and […]