Category: Market Trends and Trading

Technical Analysis: BTC/USD 21st March 2019

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KryptoTrends

#BTCUSD: Hourly charts Price bounces off the resistance level at $4050. Facing a downtrend to test support at $3980 as sell-side volume increases. Selling opportunity?

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Arbitraging Inefficient Markets: Building a Trading Strategy on Correlations

By now everyone is aware just how correlated the Cryptoasset markets are. To borrow from an article by The Block, “if you own one cryptocurrency, you own them all.” This has become increasingly obvious during the bear market where all cryptoassets falling in unison. This correlation can be seen in the matrix bellow from Delphi Digital’s […]

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Attack of the Bitcoin Bear Continues

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D.M. Brooks

The Bitcoin Bear Attack Continues My apologies, it’s been awhile since my last post.  The last time you heard from me, I was prognosticating that the Bitcoin bear market attack would continue for awhile. At the time, my expectation was that we would see a turnaround in February.  That briefly happened with Bitcoin’s rise up […]

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4 Lessons the Cryptocurrency Market Taught Us About Investing

This article was originally published on MastertheCrypto.com By Cahill Puil This article highlights 4 lessons the cryptocurrency market taught us about investing and educates us on how we should evaluate the market moving forward. Most initial coin offerings (ICO’s) that have launched over the past 2 years have completely, and utterly failed. Yes, I’ve written about why this […]

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The Alpha Framework: An Analysis of the “Coinbase Effect”

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Avi F.

Existing in the cryptocurrency markets during 2018 is existing in a world of declining alpha. As late as 2017, there was significant alpha in the markets due to abundance of retail investors (a test for you — have you ever bought a coin based on a reddit thread?) and their propensity for following the herd to make […]

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Weekly Update (1.15.19)

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Andrew Elliott

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We are starting to see a break below the critical $3600 support level. The bulls are likely in for another set back.   The low MAY have been reached on December 15th at ~$3100. Since then we have seen a bounce above a key short term level at $3600. We must see if price builds above $3600 […]

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Questions from the Crypto Idea Maze

As 2018 comes to a close, we’ve been thinking about some of the big questions that crypto still needs to answer. Although there is some clarity on the mega theses for crypto —1) global, state-free money 2) decentralized/open/composable finance 3) web3—it’s still unclear how society is going to get there. Or in other words, the idea […]

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2018: What did you think was going to happen?

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D.M. Brooks

After trading sideways since late summer/fall, BTC made its long awaited move. Unfortunately, it did not move where we were hoping.  When an asset trades sideways, it indicates a big move coming.  This led many who had been beat up during 2018 to hope for positive movement. Positive thinking can only get us so far. […]

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Bear Market Musings

The Bear market can be brutal Remember how exuberant we all were at the end of 2017 about crypto?  Remember the general sentiment about how 2018 was going to melt everyone’s face off? We all dreamed of rocketing to the moon in our crypto-powered Lambos. Oops. Yeah, 2018 has been that kind of year.  Rough, […]

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