Opinion

Narcos: Mexico by way of China using crypto

Singapore, SINGAPORE - Narcos: Mexico may be less captivating than its predecessor with Wagner Moura only providing a brief cameo as Pablo Escobar but if...

WSJ does the dirty work of reading whitepapers

Singapore, SINGAPORE - The Wall Street Journal recently took the effort recently to wade through more than 2,000 white papers of projects on ICORating,...

Cryptocurrencies Are Developing A Lot Like Derivatives in the 1990s

Singapore, SINGAPORE - The 90s were an interesting era — questionable fashion choices (what was with those shoulder pads?) and bubblegum pop, it was...

Doing the Laundry: Wash Trading on Crypto Exchanges

Singapore, SINGAPORE - One of the most respected figures in Swiss watchmaking is Jean-Claude Biver who has revived the fortunes of Omega and spurred...

To find Ethereum’s worth you have to ignore its price

Singapore, SINGAPORE - If you’re reading this on your smartphone, there is an almost one in four chance that you’re reading it from an...

ETH to double-digit is just the beginning

Singapore, SINGAPORE - Another day in paradise. Everyone is once again jolted today by another sell-off that gnawed off another chunk from the major...

Butterfly spreads: the future of institutional and derivative crypto trading

Singapore, SINGAPORE - A butterfly spread is neutral and combines bull and beat spreads. It is often used in options trading when it is...

Bitcoin Futures are not the future of Bitcoin

If you were a rice farmer in Japan before the 17th century, your life was one of constant toil, uncertainty and suffering. Although the costs...

Buckle in. Cryptocurrencies could take ten years to prove themselves.

Singapore, SINGAPORE - Amidst the popping of Cristal and the revving of Lambos, the “get-rich-quick” ethos of the early, heady days of the cryptocurrency...

Arthur Hayes on cactus, confessions, and a year of reckoning in 2019

Singapore, SINGAPORE - Cheeky BitMex CEO Arthur Hayes is at it again. Most notably after calling Ethereum (ETH) a double-digit crap coin earlier this...