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A Tale of Two Bubbles: Why Cryptocurrency Isn’t the Next Dot-Com

Economic bubbles aren’t new. From the tulip bubble of the 1630s, to the dot-com boom of the late 1990s, to the big-tech mania we’re seeing today, overvaluations happen — but not all bubbles pose the same risks or offer the same rewards. Every few years, it seems we’re warned of another looming “bubble” about to burst. Most recently, pundits like Warren Buffett […]

The Financial Industry is Changing—Here’s How You Can Keep Your Portfolio Relevant

“The individual investor should act consistently as an investor and not as a speculator.” Those words were first spoken by Benjamin Graham, hailed as the “Father of Value Investing” and the “Dean of Wall Street”. What separates an investor from a speculator, according to Graham, is the use of thorough analysis when making investment decisions. Even though he spoke these […]

Why is Bitcoin the USD of the Cryptocurrency Space?

In the world of fiat money, the USD reigns supreme. Since 1944, the USD has been the main currency against which all other currencies are pegged, with the dollar officially replacing the gold standard in 1971. In much the same way, the cryptocurrency space has its own anchor currency, and currently this role is filled by Bitcoin—but is that really […]

A Q2 Cryptocurrency Market Update

In the fast-moving world of cryptocurrency, even the most hardcore crypto enthusiast can have trouble following every significant event—let alone the average investor. It’s been a turbulent and exciting time for cryptocurrencies, particularly as governing bodies worldwide respond to the influx of altcoins. To help you stay up to speed, we’ve put together a recap of the big crypto market […]

Traditional Investment Lessons to Apply to Cryptocurrency

Investing in the dynamic cryptocurrency space can be very exciting for retail investors. Yet while many recognize the immense potential altcoins can bring to their portfolios, many others are still daunted by the space and unclear about how investing in cryptocurrency differs from other types of investments. There are fewer differences between cryptocurrency and “traditional” investments than retail investors may […]

Neptune Dash Technologies CFO: We Generate Cash from Dash Transactions

In this interview with SmallCapPower from the Cantech Investment Conference 2018, Neptune Dash Technologies Corp. (TSXV:DASH) CFO Troy Wong asserts that Neptune Dash is the world’s first Masternode company, owning and operating servers that process transactions on the Dash blockchain. Find out why Mr. Wong believes Neptune Dash Technologies’ business model is unique, offering investors direct cryptocurrency exposure, and hear […]

Is There Room for Crypto in a Mid-Risk Portfolio?

We’ve all heard the term “don’t put all your eggs in one basket”. This is especially true when it comes to making smart investments—any good investor will tell you that a diversified portfolio is key. With many options to get involved in cryptocurrencies, investors are increasingly diversifying their portfolios with altcoin and blockchain companies. Newcomer or not, deciding whether to […]