Cryptocurrency

How similar is the recent crypto crash to 1929 Wall Street Crash?

 How similar is the recent crypto crash to 1929 Wall Street Crash?

The cryptocurrency market has been reeling under the crypto winter phenomenon for some time now. When the cryptocurrency market hit the US$3 trillion market cap after Bitcoin achieved its all-time high of US$68530 on 9 November 2021, many had belie...

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Nickel prices surge: 2 blue-chip metal stocks you can hold now

Nickel prices surge: 2 blue-chip metal stocks you can hold now

Nickel has grown in importance as a critical metal for the future, especially as it is a key component for lithium-ion batteries in electric vehicles (EVs). EVs have been witnessing a wider interest since last year after the UK disclosed its plans...

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Hotel Chocolat Group (LON: HOTC): Should you add this stock now?

Hotel Chocolat Group (LON: HOTC): Should you add this stock now?

Premium British chocolatier Hotel Chocolat Group plc (LON: HOTC) has attracted the attention of investors as it has announced an increase in its revenues and has raised its guidance for 2022. Let’s analyse the performance of the omni-channel...

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What makes the SOS token popular among investors?

What makes the SOS token popular among investors?

Highlights In December, the OpenDAO, a new decentralised autonomous organisation (DAO), started to give away free tokens to the users of OpenSea, the biggest NFT marketplace. According to OpenDAO's Twitter bio, an anonymous user, @9x9x9eth, is ...

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What led to Grayscale Bitcoin Trust’s (GBTC) record-high discounts?

What led to Grayscale Bitcoin Trust’s (GBTC) record-high discounts?

Highlights  Grayscale Bitcoin Trust, a popular crypto fund, has been witnessing steep discounts in the trading of its share. GBTC’s discount has reached 26.5%, the highest in the last 12 months. Some of the reasons for the same can ...

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What is Syn City crypto? Is it a metaverse token?

What is Syn City crypto? Is it a metaverse token?

Highlights  Syn City is a new entrant in metaverse gaming where AXS, MANA, and SAND are the leading players Syn City crypto project claims it is the first ‘mafia’ game with blockchain underpinning Syn City token, SYNR, is bein...

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Could Bitcoin plummet below US$30,000 in 2022?

Could Bitcoin plummet below US$30,000 in 2022?

Highlights Bitcoin's recent performance has sparked a debate about whether the cryptocurrency is truly losing its shine. Ethereum, the second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalisation, may soon dethrone Bitcoin. Bitcoin had a rough s...

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Altech Chemicals (ASX:ATC) acquires land for European battery material plant

Altech Chemicals (ASX:ATC) acquires land for European battery material plant

Speciality alumina technology and production company Altech Chemicals Limited (ASX:ATC|FRA:A3Y) has launched in to 2022 with the achievement of a critical milestone. Altech has acquired ~14 hectares of land within the Schwarze Pumpe Industrial Park...

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Should investors be wary of North Korea's crypto crimes?

Should investors be wary of North Korea's crypto crimes?

Highlights Some governments entered the crypto industry with nefarious motives, knowing the flaws. North Korea is the country responsible for laundering stolen assets from the cryptocurrency industry. North Korea utilise those funds to support...

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US stocks edge lower as technology, financial sectors slip

US stocks edge lower as technology, financial sectors slip

Benchmark US indices drifted lower at the close on Wednesday, January 19, dragged down by losses in technology and financial sectors amid a choppy trading session. The S&P 500 was down 0.97% to 4,532.76. The Dow Jones fell 0.96% to 35,028.65. Th...

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UK’s FCA eyes crypto ad regulation, denounces ‘refer-a-friend' offers

UK’s FCA eyes crypto ad regulation, denounces ‘refer-a-friend' offers

Headlines The UK's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has denounced “refer a friend” crypto promotions. The FCA's Sarah Pritchard, executive director of markets, feels people are prone to crypto investing with such incentive schemes ...

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