Tag Archives: Markets

Kraken Exchange Is Back Online After Troublesome System Upgrade

Kraken, the fifth-largest cryptocurrency exchange, has resumed service after scheduled maintenance that was supposed to take two hours but instead took two days. The unexpectedly long downtime agitated many users, since not only trading but also withdrawals were unavailable for the period, during which coin prices gyrated on bearish news coming out (more…)

Weathering the Altcoin Shitstorm (And Investing for the Next One)

Brendan Bernstein is a founding member of Tetras Capital Partners, LLC, an investment manager focused on investing in cryptocurrencies and blockchain assets. The crypto market moves in cycles – and understanding these cycles is key to profiting, managing risk and keeping sane. Howard Marks describes two ways to profit from markets: (1) Hold more (more…)

Ripple’s Frenzied Price Rise Could Herald Long-Term Growth

Chris Brookins is the founder of Pugilist Ventures, a blockchain and fintech focused VC firm. The author invests in cryptocurrencies and has a position in XRP. It’s no secret the crypto space is in a speculative “frothy” frenzy currently. Under these circumstances, fundamental analysis becomes less important. Speculators are trading on emotion and greed, (more…)