Hacked.com Weekly Webinar: Apr. 14 Edition

After a prolonged downtrend, cryptocurrencies returned to positive territory this week, with bitcoin and the major altcoins surging double digits on renewed investor optimism. As we argued here, the presence of large institutional investors may have played an important role in the market’s sharp reversal over the past 48 hours.

Disclaimer: The author owns bitcoin, Ethereum and other cryptocurrencies. He holds investment positions in the coins, but does not engage in short-term or day-trading.

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Chief Editor to Hacked.com and Contributor to CCN.com, Sam Bourgi has spent the past nine years focused on economics, markets and cryptocurrencies. His work has been featured in and cited by some of the world's leading newscasts, including Barron's, CBOE and Forbes. Avid crypto watchers and those with a libertarian persuasion can follow him on twitter at @hsbourgi