XRP Price Predictions For 2018

The San Francisco-based fintech giant Ripple ended 2017 with a bang. The company’s cryptocurrency, XRP, surged in late December then started 2018 by eclipsing Ethereum’s global market cap. According to CoinMarketCap, XRP’s cap was more than $93.4 billion by Tuesday morning. XRP, which cost less than a fraction of penny at the same time last year,… Please follow and like us:

Read More

Why You Should Invest In Litecoin Instead Of Bitcoin

Cryptocurrencies remain topical as Litecoin has taken center stage, leaving Bitcoin vying for attention. While investors are cautiously monitoring Bitcoin’s fundamental scalability issues, those in the know are hedging their bets into up-and-coming cryptocurrencies such as Litecoin, which has increased over 200 percent in less than five days. We are all chomping at the bit —… Please follow and like us:

Read More

Could Bitcoin Be Worth $1 Million By 2027?

This year has been a big one for digital currencies, with the total market cap for bitcoin and altcoins jumping 20 times in price in 2018 — from $18 billion in January to over $111 billion in June to $360 billion in December. This huge market cap jump drew the attention of mainstream media to cryptocurrencies.… Please follow and like us:

Read More

Canadian, Australian stock markets vie for Israel tech firm listings

By Shoshanna Solomon The Nasdaq and the New York Stock exchange may the most aspired-to destinations for many Israeli entrepreneurs, but Canada is now joining Australia in competing for a piece of the pie. “Israel is second only to California in terms of success in the tech space,” Robert Peterman, VP of global business development of… Please follow and like us:

Read More

Goldman: ETF Demand Will Hit A Record $400 billion In 2018

ETF demand will reach a record high of $400 billion in 2018 according to Goldman Sachs. The bank lays out this forecast in its Flow of Funds: Outlook for US equity demand in 2018 report, which was published earlier this week. The report, a copy of which has been reviewed by ValueWalk, predicts that flows into… Please follow and like us:

Read More

:Cryptocurrency Market Size To Grow 1000x By 2025, With Bitcoin Nearing $500B: Canaccord Genuity

The cryptocurrency market size is set to grow ten-fold by 2025 according to a new research booklet published by US Equity Research analysts at Canadian investment bank, Canaccord Genuity. At a time when other analysts are predicting the demise of bitcoin and its peers, and financial figureheads such as Jamie Dimon believe that bitcoin is a… Please follow and like us:

Read More

What Are the Asset Allocation Implications of a Persistently Weak Dollar? [CHARTS]

We’ve been arguing since the end of 2016 that we could be in for a sustained period of USD weakness and the markets have so far in 2017 delivered just that. Indeed, even with the USD having its worst start to the year since 1985, 1) baked-in higher budget deficits, 2) the heightened prospect of a… Please follow and like us:

Read More

How to Manage Money: The Hedge Fund Shaking Things Up

Numerai is a hedge fund with big ideas and even bigger ambitions: using crowd-sourced machine intelligence to transform the way money is managed. Crowd-sourced investment strategies are many and varied, but Numerai has a novel way of applying technology. The fund supplies its network of data scientists with encrypted data that allow them to test their… Please follow and like us:

Read More

No Stopping This Amazon, as Shares Approach $1,000 Mark

The world premiere of Wonder Woman is still one week away, but the mightiest Amazon on the planet is already kicking ass on Wall Street. Shares of Jeff Bezos’s company soared toward the $1,000 mark in morning trading on Thursday. If you purchased Amazon stock when the company went public on May 15, 1997, and never… Please follow and like us:

Read More

Apple May Spend Cash Pile On Buying Tesla: Report

In its recently released financial results, iPhone maker Apple revealed it is sitting on a massive $250 billion of cash reserves. And while social media was abuzz with what all that amount of money could hypothetically buy or finance, some analysts took a more realistic approach. According to Citibank analyst Jim Suva, the company will likely… Please follow and like us:

Read More

Horseman Global: Short Retail REITs

Horseman Global, which was up until recently the world’s most bearish hedge fund, before it suddenly reversed course and capitulated on bearish bets earlier in January has made terrible start to 2017. The Horseman Global fund is down 7.7% year-to-date after losing 1.1% in March thanks to a poor performance from the bond book and long… Please follow and like us:

Read More

Snap Most Popular Kid In Grade School, But Will It Last Throughout Life?

Investors love Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP). After the stock price surged over 44% in its New York Stock Exchange debut Thursday, it climbed another 11% on Friday to end at $27.09 with a market value of nearly $30 billion. But is the company open for a short or is it a long-term hold? KiNG_PEEWEE / Pixabay Snap… Please follow and like us:

Read More

Bitcoin is Rising but has a Gordian Knot to Cut

There is a lot of excitement in the Bitcoin community as it decisively breaks through its 2013 all time high.Further, the Bitcoin rally seems to be being driven by ground level interest as seen by rising trading on LocalBitcoins in countries as diverse a Nigeria, Kenya, Thailand, Norway, Sweden, New Zealand, Russia, and of course a… Please follow and like us:

Read More