Author: Alex Woodard

Crypto Valuations Canon

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Coming from a traditional finance background, one of the things I miss the most is a clear way to value certain assets. To value equities, you can use a Discounted Cash Flow model, or for options, you can use the Black Scholes model. And though the validity of the assumptions you make for these models can be up […]

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Market Outlook Fundamentals vs Price

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Analyzing and investing in the Crypto market offers its own unique set of challenges very different from that of traditional markets. Bitcoin’s price has fallen from a high of $20,089.00 on 12/17/17 to its current price of $3,297.18 as of December 7th, 2018, a decline of 82% from the all-time high. This extreme volatility and […]

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A New way to Find Discount Rates in Crypto Models

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If you have been following along with crypto valuation models, you would know that they are very new and based on a few key assumptions. (If you haven’t been following along start with the article “Cryptoasset Valuations” by Chris Burniske). One of the most apparent assumptions is finding a discount rate for any given crypto asset. […]

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