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November 27, 2018
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Has the Cryptocurrency Bubble Finally and Fully Burst?

It’s no secret what’s happened, certainly not this week. A bit like putting too much money on a bet and knowing the result and having to own up to the wife. Let’s go back a bit… It’s late December 2017, traders, whales and people “in the know” or well researched (however you want to describe […]
November 27, 2018
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Does the INR Exchange Rate Show That Emerging Market Currencies Are Back?

The last few weeks have seen the Indian rupee stage a strong fightback against the GBP and Dollar. The currency had been punished following a significant fall in emerging market appetite over the last few weeks. The depreciation in the market caused by the increasing possibility of a trade war between the US and China […]
November 26, 2018
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Pound / Dollar Recovers as May and EU Agree Future Union

The Pound recovered reasonably well this week despite, the undoubtable turmoil the UK Brexit deal now faces. Whilst support for Mays deal would appear minimal the PM plans a campaign run shortly in order to gain support for the agreement. It is believed that the future union between the UK and EU is agreed, this […]
November 23, 2018
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5 Potential Business Ideas Involving Cryptocurrency and Blockchain

Ask anyone in technology and without question 2018 should be renamed the “year of cryptocurrencies and blockchain.” Since 2017, there has been a surge in entrepreneurs, investors, start-ups towards starting an innovative cryptocurrency business. Now, projects and companies have become so developed i.e. “BitExchange”, you can get ready-made blockchain projects to commence start your business in 2019 […]
November 22, 2018
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What Caused (yet Another) Cryptocurrency Market Plunge This Week?

This week felt like déjà vu again.  Thanks to an 18% fall in the price of Bitcoin Cash (BCH), every major cryptocurrency in the global market started to record intense sell-offs. Bitcoin (BTC), which has been relatively stable from August to November, fell by more than 11% on the day, accelerating the downtrend of other leading […]
November 20, 2018
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Pound Plunges as Cabinet Member Dissert May’s Government

The Pound jumped off a cliff this week as May’s Brexit draft agreement prompted a handful of cabinet members including the Brexit secretary Dominic Raab to resign. Slightly peculiar, bearing in mind Raab has resigned following the delivery of a Brexit deal he had negotiated with May and a few others. The resignations prompted the […]
November 15, 2018
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Midterm Elections Results See Dollar Dip and Stocks Rally

While the midterms delivered very little surprises the outcome cause an element of volatility in financial markets. The Result which saw Democrats regain the house whilst Trump’s Republican retained control of the Senate. Trump has enjoyed a carte blanche approach to policy and change, a luxury which will almost certainly change now. The result leaving […]
November 14, 2018
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The One Big Question to Answer in Cryptocurrency: Are Institutional Investors In?

Unquestionably institutional players have entered the crypto race, they have done incognito for 5-6 years now. The discussion now centres around when firms of significant size are going to announce officially that they are active holders of coins and commit to the new asset class. Bloomberg revealed that large buyers such as hedge and endowments funds […]
November 14, 2018
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Will GB Pound Exchange Rates Continue to Strengthen or Does Jo Johnson’s Resignation Spell Further Losses?

The Pound has risen on the crest of a wave over the last few weeks with rumours of a secret Brexit deal circulating in the media. Markets must have believed the hype as GB Pound exchange rates have held onto their gains this week, however, has seen the GBP devalue slightly whilst much of this […]