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Understanding Exchange Traded Funds and Why Bitcoin ETFs would be big

By | 2018-08-04T22:10:04+00:00 August 4th, 2018|Categories: blockchain, cryptocurrency, exchanges, world|Tags: , , , , |

There is $5 trillion in Exchange traded funds. About 75% is in actively managed funds but passive index funds are growing and will be about one-third of the ETF market around 2021. ETFs are sometimes used as substitute for futures and investors can use passive ETFs to implement active strategies. Exchange traded funds are marketable securities [...]

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Coinbase or Binance are the two leading cryptocurrency exchanges

By | 2018-07-10T00:30:18+00:00 July 10th, 2018|Categories: blockchain, cryptocurrency, exchanges, fintech, world|Tags: , , |

Coinbase is best for beginners and allows you to use your bank account, credit card or PayPal to purchase major cryptocurrencies. Binance lets you trade up to 300 different coins and the fees are far lower than Coinbase. If you want to get involved in Ripple, Stellar or many of the other coins, then Binance is [...]

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Binance CEO rises to billions in less than 8 months

By | 2018-04-04T06:37:47+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Categories: cryptocurrency, exchanges, fintech, ico|Tags: , , , |

In less than eight months, the founder of Binance has grown his company from an idea into the world’s largest digital-asset exchange by traded value. Binance had a $200 million profit in its second quarter of existence, and he has amassed a personal fortune that he claims is worth as much as $2 billion. Regulators around [...]

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There are over 1420 alternative cryptocurrencies to Bitcoin

By | 2018-01-17T01:11:56+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Categories: altcoins, blockchain, cryptocurrency, exchanges|Tags: , , |

Coinmarketcap lists over 1400 alternatives to Bitcoin. There are 42 cryptocurrencies with market capitalization over $1 billion as of Jan 13, 2018. Bitcoin’s block size is 1 Megabyte. This limits the number of transactions each block can hold. Bitcoin has a maximum of 7 transactions per second. Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Classic, and Bitcoin XT were each [...]

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