Top 5 Crypto Performers Overview: BSV, XEM, TRX, BNB, BTC

The sentiment is most bearish at the bottom of a trend in a bear market, but when the downtrend enters a capitulation, it may signal a bottom. In a bear market, the sentiment is most bearish right at the bottom of the trend. The entire heard says to sell. Short sellers laugh away to the bank and many analysts call for a further fall. With majority of the news being negative, it sounds logically correct. However, when the downtrend enters a capitulation, it usually signals a bottom. Going against the…

Overview of Salaries, Taxes and the Most In-Demand Jobs

Over the past months, the cryptocurrency market has been demonstrating bearish sentiment, with crypto prices falling to a yearly lows. This is making some blockchain companies rethink their business models and cut employees. However, the slump didn’t prevent the blockchain industry from experiencing a human resources boom, as evidenced by an active growth of vacancies associated with blockchain and digital assets, according to the latest study by recruiting site Glassdoor. Increase in demand for blockchain-related jobs As estimated by LinkedIn analysts, 645 vacancies tagged with the words “blockchain,” “Bitcoin,” or…

September ICO Market Overview: Trends, Capitalization, Localization

Disclaimer: This article does not contain investment advice or recommendations. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The ICOmeter aims to provide the accurate and concise information about the development of the ICO market in the previous month, and its relation to the all-time statistics. The ICO market data is provided by ICObench, based upon the projects’ announcements recorded in ICObench database, which includes over 4600 ICOs since August 2015. In the last 12 months, the ICO market has shown…

In Search of Stability: An Overview of the Budding Stablecoin Ecosystem

Stability. The word seems to be at complete odds with the current nature of the crypto market. With its flagship coin having “died” on hundreds of occasions, volatility and meteoric price swings have come to define cryptocurrencies, as price stability, ever-elusive, is in short supply. Bitcoin’s frenetic value has given critics plenty of fodder to argue that its underlying use case, a digital currency for a digital age, is kaput. The same argument has led proponents to rebrand bitcoin as a store of value, a kind of digital gold, instead…

Bitstamp: An Overview of the Industry’s Oldest Active Exchange

In this guide, we explore Bitstamp and its journey from humble beginnings seven years ago to becoming one of the most popular cryptocurrency exchanges in the world. We’ll also look at the various features of its platform, chiefly trading and acquiring cryptocurrency. Snapshot Operating since: August 2011 Location: London, Luxembourg, Slovenia, U.S. Fiat pairs supported: USD, EUR Notable cryptocurrencies supported: BTC, ETH, LTC, BCH, XRP Countries served: Worldwide Account verification: Proof of identity and address Funding options: SEPA bank transfer, cryptocurrency, debit/credit card, international bank transfer, AstroPay Withdrawal options: SEPA…

An overview of Cryptocurrency ownership in selected countries

There is no doubt that knowledge of cryptocurrencies is expanding by the day and its adoption is expanding rapidly to every part of the world. Even North Korea, one of the most closed countries in the world has been said to hijack people’s PC to illegally mine cryptocurrencies. However, as the knowledge and adoption of cryptocurrencies spread, some nations are said to be leading in this revolution in terms of cryptocurrency ownership based on a survey carried out in selected countries. According to research conducted by ING with the question…