Bitcoin & Altcoin Trading Talk 18

Join us for another exciting round of Bitcoin & Altcoin Trading Talk! As always, The Rational Investor joins the Coinigy team to discuss community-voted altcoins and Coinigy platform updates. Don’t miss this one!

Bitcoin Weekly Price Technical Analysis – Gains Reduced in Fed Week

Bitcoin has failed to latch onto the weekly high of $466.64, coming down swiftly to $442.38 in a week dominated primarily by the first US interest rate hike in almost a decade. Interestingly, the cryptocurrency failed at the same level in the previous week also. As the week comes to a close on a relatively […]

Jeff Garzik Is the New Bruce Springsteen?

Bitcoin now enjoys celebrity status. The digital currency has got people from all industries interested. Bitcoin industry has attracted people holding various offices in both private and government sector to switch their industry. Executives, bureaucrats, law enforcement officials, media and publicity gurus, actors, politicians. You name it, they have done it – switched their careers […]

Bitcoin Trading Slows Down Into Year-End

Bitcoin trading has become listless and lacks direction. Perhaps the succession of two advancing waves and a return to the vicinity of the previous high has cooled down the market’s eagerness for additional advance. This analysis is provided by with a 3-hour delay. Read the full analysis here. Not a member? Join now and […]

How to Prepare Yourself to Manage Bitcoin and Taxes?

As a wise man once said, there is no escaping taxes and death once you are born. When Bitcoin was introduced, however, there was a glimmer of hope, most of us thought that we might just be able to escape taxes. Unfortunately, it was short lived, as the IRS decided to impose taxes on virtual […]

Bitcoin Trader And Accomplice In Ireland Plead Guilty To Darknet Drug Sales

Two men in Ireland, one a bitcoin trader, pled guilty to selling drugs on the darknet to customers worldwide, according to The Irish Examiner. The bitcoin trader posted drug orders to different countries after trading bitcoin. He admitted to selling drugs on Silk Road and Agora. Police charged Richard O’Connor and Neil Mannion, both 34 […]

Japanese Financial Institutions Partner With Technology Startups To Utilize The Blockchain

Nearly every day, U.S. financial institutions announce projects to better understand the blockchain, often partnering with technology startups. It would be a mistake to think their Japanese counterparts are far behind. Nomura Research Institute (NRI), a Tokyo, Japan-based provider of consulting services and system solutions, will develop a proof of concept (PoC) for implementing blockchain […]