Blockchain

Gold Has Been on A Tear All Year - Rory Hall

November 23, 2017 The way gold has been moving the past few weeks, it’s easy to overlook the 11% growth it is enjoying during 2017. As we move towards year end , we see gold has been flat while suffering attack after attack from the banking cabal. The charts over the past ten trading day have t ...

Global Silver Investment Demand Maybe Down, But Still Double Pre-2008 Market Crash Level - Steve Rocco

November 23, 2017 While physical silver investment demand experienced a pronounced decline this year, the volume is still much larger than the level prior to the 2008 U.S. Housing and Banking Crash. Investors frustrated by a silver market plagued with lousy sentiment and weak demand, may not re ...

Morning News: November 23, 2017

China War on Online Loans Makes Waves in New York Euro-Area Growth Accelerates on Path to Decade-Best Performance Britain to Hike Levy on Diesel Cars Black Friday Is Eating Itself (Even in Britain) FCC Plan to Roll Back Net Neutrality Worries Small Businesses Bitcoin Breaks Through $8,000: Is It St ...

12 Canadian Crypto and Blockchain Stocks to Follow

Hot money. Ask anyone in the capital markets who has taken a meeting in the past two months, blockchain is on everyone’s lips. And it’s already been a bit of a rollercoaster ride, from the dizzying early highs of HIVE Blockchain to the aborted IPO of NextBlock Global. The most immediate paral ...

13 Canadian Crypto and Blockchain Stocks to Follow

Hot money. Ask anyone in the capital markets who has taken a meeting in the past two months, blockchain is on everyone’s lips. And it’s already been a bit of a rollercoaster ride, from the dizzying early highs of HIVE Blockchain to the aborted IPO of NextBlock Global. The most immediate paral ...

Morning News: November 22, 2017

Oil Climbs to Two-Year High as Stockpiles Fall Before OPEC Meets NAFTA Talks Hit Wall as Mexico, Canada Push Back on U.S. Demands Fed Debate Over Rate-Hike Pace in Focus Amid Strong Job Market FCC Plans Net Neutrality Repeal in a Victory for Telecoms AT&T Case Vaults Antitrust Chief From Obscurity ...

These kinds of ICOs are truly pointless, Ethereum co-founder says

You may think a cryptocurrency initial coin offering is a good way to raise money, but Vitalek Buterin doesn’t. The Ethereum co-founder and blockchain guru says that cryptocurrencies that have no purpose outside their own closed systems will quickly lose their value, and that’s a matter of sim ...

What Is Blockchain Technology?

Bitcoin. Blockchain. Cryptocurrencies. Initial coin offerings. Everyone’s talking about them, but what do these terms really mean? As of this writing in mid-November 2017, the total market capitalization of cryptocurrencies hovers around $220B (with a single bitcoin trading for upwards of $8,000) ...

QUANT STRATEGIES IN THE CRYPTOCURRENCY SPACE

By Nicolas Rabener, FactorResearch Factor Investing in the Wild West of Financial Markets Summary: Cryptocurrencies have reached a market capitalisation of > $150bn Backtesting quantitative strategies is difficult given a limited trading history & universe Short-term Momentum works very well, classi ...

Data is the New Oil

In recent years “Data is the new oil” has become a frequently used phrase in tech and investor circles to describe the incredible rise in the importance of data for today’s economy. Some of the world’s most valuable tech companies are built on tremendous data network effects and access to u ...