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ICO Analysis: ICON (ICX)

Posted on September 17th, 2017.

ICON is another project that aims to interlink various blockchains, and allow for transactions to be hyperconnected between said blockchains. This is the primary purpose of it, but it can serve other purposes, including identity verification through the blockchain and payment rails. ICON will be one more effort at making the blockchain...

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Long-Term Cryptocurrency Analysis: The Anatomy of a Crash

Posted on September 16th, 2017.

Although the extent and the actual weight of the Chinese cryptocurrency trade ban are still questionable, the major coins outright crashed this week, accelerating the projected deep correction. The segment lost 40% of its total market value before a roaring snapback rally that eased some of the pain of crypto-bulls. Bitcoin was at the...

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My first experience with Robot Trading: Up $5 000 in Two Weeks

Posted on September 16th, 2017.

Since I’m pressed on time with multiple obligations (job, familiy, hacked.com, CCN, MoneyMakers) I decided for a couple of weeks ago to look into robot trading. I wanted to find one or multiple robots to do the trading for me. I ended up with downloading MetaTrader 5 and buying two different robots from their marketplace. I started...

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Trade Recommendation: Stellar

Posted on September 16th, 2017.

The support zone formed by 0.012000 and 0.010000 levels can stop and reverse the market. RSI and reversal candlestick pattern tell us that the market is going to move upward. Pending orders for buy can be placed above the high of the signal candle. It’s 0.013200 level. Stop orders should be below the support zone. Profit target is...

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Trade Recommendation: NXT

Posted on September 16th, 2017.

The market bounced from 0.060000 support level. RSI and a bullish candle confirm price reversal. MACD histogram supports possible upward movement. We can try to catch possible upward movement. Pending orders for buy can be placed above the high of the signal candle. Stop orders must be at 0.038000 level. The profit targets should be at...

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Observations from a Post-Bubble(?) World

Posted on September 16th, 2017.

If you have any kids, you’re by now familiar with the phenomenon of the Angry Birds. The game series and subsequent branded clothing and the like have created something literally insane: a $1 billion IPO valuation for something called Angry Birds. We’re not making this up. Rovio Entertainment, the Finnish maker of Angry Birds, is...

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How to Choose the Best Forex Broker?

Posted on September 16th, 2017.

Choosing a new forex broker to trade with can be challenging for anyone. There is so much (mis)information available online, and it can be hard to navigate the landscape. There are also lots of stories about brokers using unethical practices and frankly scamming their clients. Therefore, it is very important that you do your own due...

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Daily Analysis: Pound Roars Higher Again as Bitcoin Rebounds

Posted on September 15th, 2017.

Friday Market Recap Asset Current Value Daily Change S&P 500 2494 -0.01% DAX 12518 -0.17% WTI Crude Oil 49.77 -0.22% GOLD 1326.00 -0.24% Bitcoin 3494 3.36% EUR/USD 1.1934 0.13% We expected a boost from the surprising shift of the Bank of England, but the two-day rally that the Great British Pound staged is still quite impressive. The...

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ICO Analysis: BlockMason Credit Protocol

Posted on September 15th, 2017.

BlockMason wants to enable anyone to be able to participate in the offering and partaking of credit, through the miracle of blockchain technology. With the Credit Protocol, BlockMason has taken the next logical step in the decentralized economy: democratizing the creation of credit. Debt and credit are already extremely powerful...

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The Bottom is Here? Bitcoin Price Hits $3000 then Storms to $3600

Posted on September 15th, 2017.

Yesterday’s crash continued unabated today, and it reached epic proportions as investors dumped all the major coins with both hands, before several Chinese exchanges (like OKcoin, Huobi) confirmed their (only) partial closure. The prior panic selling drove BTC below the $3150 support, then $3000 and the June all-time highs. With the coin...

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Trade Recommendation: Bitcoin

Posted on September 15th, 2017.

The price is going to bounces from Senkou B line and 3000.00 support level. RSI reached the oversold zone and it’s going to confirm price reversal. In spite of DMI shows strong downward movement, the current levels are good for buying in long term. Pending orders should be placed at 3700.00 level. Stop orders must be below 2900.00...

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Trade Recommendation: Ethereum / Bitcoin (ETHBTC)

Posted on September 15th, 2017.

The price is below the cloud. DMI confirms trend market conditions and allows open short trades. We have 0.068000 strong support level and if the price breaks it, we’ll get an additional confirmation of further downward movement. Pending orders for sell must be placed below this support level. Stop orders must be at 0.078000 level....

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Market Overview

August and Everything After

Posted on September 15th, 2017.

The entire crypto market rose during the month of August by 84%. Staggering gains only come with significant risk so it’s not a surprise to see a retracement of 35% since the end of that beautiful month. With the uncertainty regarding the future of the Chinese crypto market and the closing of BTC China now fully priced in many big...

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North Korea Just Fired Its Second Missile Over Japan, and Investors Don’t Seem to Care

Posted on September 15th, 2017.

Investors are getting less excited by North Korea’s antics. The Communist state just launched its second missile over Japan in as many months, and Asian markets are shrugging it off. North Korea Taunts Japan with Second Missile Strike It didn’t take long for North Korea to vent its frustration after the U.N. approved fresh...

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Asian Market Update – Friday: Coins point higher after turmoil on Thursday following platform closure in China

Posted on September 15th, 2017.

The Big Question: Will cryptocurrencies be able to offset recent losses? Prices of cryptocurrencies climbed overnight during the Asian trading session, trimming heavy losses from the previous day as investors appears to be shrugging off the impact of the closure of a major trading platform in China. Bitcoin prices gained 6.3 percent to...

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Bitcoin

Winter Is Upon Us

Posted on September 14th, 2017.

Acorn gathering season was cut short, let’s hope you took some profits and got to high ground before the deluge. Even the big Chinese exchanges are ceasing operations. The madness has sent the Bitcoin price running away from $4,000, and in the melee a lot of otherwise solid valuations are taking a beating. The fundamental flaw in how all...

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Daily Analysis: Pound Jumps to 12-Month High amid Crypto Crash as BOE Signals Tightening

Posted on September 14th, 2017.

Thursday Market Recap Asset Current Value Daily Change S&P 500 2494 -0.04% DAX 12540 -0.10% WTI Crude Oil 49.70 0.81% GOLD 1332.00 0.31% Bitcoin 3331 -14.48% EUR/USD 1.1904 0.17% The Bank of England made headlines today, as the central bank took a huge hawkish step in its monetary meeting. Governor Carney told the press that he and...

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Analysis: Bitcoin Price Crashes Below $3400, Ethereum Plunges to $225

Posted on September 14th, 2017.

The sky has fallen today in the cryptocurrency segment, as China took huge steps towards closing its domestic Bitcoin exchanges, in line with the recently surfaced rumors. The whole sector took a major beating on the confirmation, with Bitcoin and Ethereum leading the way lower. ETH, which is slightly more exposed to the Chinese...

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ICO Analysis: Chainlink

Posted on September 14th, 2017.

Chainlink believes that part of the problem with today’s smart contract is a lack of outside connectivity. They believe that a secure network of oracles can solve this problem, and this is the product they aim to present. In looking it over, we noted that it would have very specialized uses, first and foremost, and that recognition of...

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China Ban Crashes Cryptocurrencies: $50 Billion Burned

Posted on September 14th, 2017.

Last Friday’s rumored Chinese crypto-exchange ban that pushed the segment into turmoil entered another phase today, as local regulators confirmed that the legislation is ‘certain’, and issued a verbal shutdown order to the local exchanges. The sector is in full panic mode today, and with the session’s added double...

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