Alejandro Nicoli

Europe’s Largest Trader of Exchange-traded Funds (ETFs)' Flow Traders NV' is Opening its Doors to the Crypto Market
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Europe’s Largest Trader of Exchange-traded Funds (ETFs)’ Flow Traders NV’ is Opening its Doors to the Crypto Market
Europe’s largest trader of Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) Flow Traders NV is opening its doors to the Crypto Market by offering ETNs based on bitcoin and ether. Exchange-traded note (ETN) is a financial product which could be seen as a bond given that is debt issued by a financial institution, but the investor instead of receiving interest payments he/she will obtain the capital gain/loss which is linked to the performance of…
Voorhees vs Schiff Bitcoin Bull vs Bitcoin Bear Debate
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Voorhees vs Schiff: Bitcoin Bull vs Bitcoin Bear Debate
The Soho Forum is a monthly debate series that held in New York City, where topics related to the interest of libertarians are discussed. This week Peter Schiff, the well-known economist who predicted the 2008 financial crisis, had a debate with Erik Voorhees, who is the CEO of ShapeShift and a respected figure in the blockchain atmosphere. It seems that the aim of this debate was to create two entirely…
A Vision for Blockchain in Africa
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A Vision for Blockchain in Africa
In 2015, Charles Hoskinson, the founder of Cardano, founded IOHK with his partner Jeremy Wood. The mission of this organization is to provide financial services by using peer-to-peer innovations for developing countries which are the ones that suffer the most from the lack of a well-established financial infrastructure. IOHK started with Argentina which moved on to Barbados and currently is targeting Ethiopia with an ambitious project. What is the overall…
2014 VS 2018 Bitcoin Price Movement Correlation
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2014 VS 2018 Bitcoin Price Movement Correlation
Seeking for correlations between price movements has become a habit within the financial industry. It has been found that the price of bitcoin in 2014 could be similar to the one in 2018. In 2013, it took approximately 300 days to see a fall of approximately 70% on the BTC price. In 2018, the price of BTC dropped by more than 70% in less than 200 days. From a technical…