All posts by Ethan William

Dow Futures & Bitcoin Look Shaky as US Celebrates Market Holiday

The US stock market is closed today in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, but Dow futures pointed south after China’s growth fell to a nearly three-decade low. The cryptocurrency market, which never takes a breather, also remained bearish following Sunday’s pullback, leaving the bitcoin price uncomfortably close to the $3,500 mark. Continue reading Dow Futures & Bitcoin Look Shaky as US Celebrates Market Holiday

Bitcoin Price Could Crack $10 Million, Become New Gold Standard: Asset Management Firm

Throughout the 2017 crypto market bull run, bitcoin price predictions kept the crypto hype train fat and happy. Whether it was eccentric ICO promoter John McAfee promising to emasculate himself if bitcoin failed to reach $1 million within three years or Fundstrat setting a “conservative” price target at $25,000, every crypto influencer had a price target — and most represented significant upside, often in the extremely short-term. Continue reading Bitcoin Price Could Crack $10 Million, Become New Gold Standard: Asset Management Firm

Please Don’t Hurt Us! BIS Report Proves Central Bankers Fear Bitcoin

For years, the cryptocurrency market has been buffeted with projections and predictions of doom. We are constantly told that any day now, bitcoin and all its progeny will collapse into the nothingness from whence they came, or something to that effect. These statements and pronouncements have even been famously compiled into a live timeline of obituaries written by commentators who range from strongly skeptical to completely clueless. Continue reading Please Don’t Hurt Us! BIS Report Proves Central Bankers Fear Bitcoin

‘Big Bitcoin Heist’ Ringleader Jailed for Massive Crypto Mining Rig Theft

Suspects in the “Big Bitcoin Heist” of 2018 have been sentenced to various prison terms based on their level of involvement in the much-publicised theft of more than three-quarters of a million dollars worth of crypto mining equipment. Continue reading ‘Big Bitcoin Heist’ Ringleader Jailed for Massive Crypto Mining Rig Theft