The bitcoin rollercoaster has started up again – hang on tight!
Currencies

The bitcoin rollercoaster has started up again – hang on tight!

Sentiment on bitcoin has made an about turn and the cryptocurrency is back on the rise. Dominic Frisby explains why, and whether it's time to buy bitc…
15 May 2019
This trend-following system is telling you to buy US stocks – and bitcoin
Stockmarkets

This trend-following system is telling you to buy US stocks – and bitcoin

Dominic Frisby’s “no-brainer” trading system works across most trending markets – and right now, it’s telling you to buy.
24 Apr 2019
Bitcoin has been bouncing – but is the bear market really behind us?
Currencies

Bitcoin has been bouncing – but is the bear market really behind us?

Bitcoin has been on the up over the past few months. So, is that it for the bear market, and what does the future hold for the cryptocurrency? Dominic…
10 Apr 2019
Stablecoins: crypto without the rollercoaster
Alternative finance

Stablecoins: crypto without the rollercoaster

Stablecoins aim to counteract cryptocurrencies’ volatility. But if central banks get in on the act, they could finish off cryptocurrencies altogether.
4 Mar 2019
Will blockchain really change the world?
Alternative finance

Will blockchain really change the world?

There have been some wild claims made about the potential of blockchain technology, but doubts are starting to set in, says Simon Wilson.
9 Feb 2019
Blockchain’s next step: security tokens
Alternative finance

Blockchain’s next step: security tokens

2019 could be the year the technology behind bitcoin finally realises its potential and goes mainstream in financial markets, says Ben Judge.
25 Jan 2019
Chart of the week: Bitcoin bubble hisses yet more air
Currencies

Chart of the week: Bitcoin bubble hisses yet more air

Just 11 months ago, bitcoin reached a record price of nearly $20,000. Now it’s worth $4,300, its lowest level for more than a year.
23 Nov 2018
Bitcoin will survive – but it could easily fall to $3,000
Alternative finance

Bitcoin will survive – but it could easily fall to $3,000

Bitcoin's spectacular slide is no surprise, given the speculative excess that surrounded its earlier rise. It's not done falling yet, says Dominic Fri…
21 Nov 2018
How bitcoin and blockchain could solve our crisis of trust
Economy

How bitcoin and blockchain could solve our crisis of trust

Dominic Frisby discusses how trust in the world’s financial institutions has collapsed, and asks if blockchain and cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin ca…
14 Nov 2018
Can altcoins survive $650bn of losses?
Bitcoin

Can altcoins survive $650bn of losses?

Of course they can. It’ll be a wild ride, but cryptocurrencies are here to stay, says Matthew Lynn.
23 Sep 2018
A warning from the goldmining boom to today’s cryptocurrency investors
Bitcoin

A warning from the goldmining boom to today’s cryptocurrency investors

The number of cryptocurrencies exploded as coders, entrepreneurs and scam artists jumped on the crypto-bandwagon. But as with a gold rush, fortunes ca…
19 Sep 2018
Chart of the week: the bitcoin bubble is still hissing air
Bitcoin

Chart of the week: the bitcoin bubble is still hissing air

Last week bitcoin dropped by more than 20% in a few days to around $6,200 before recovering slightly. Other cryptocurrencies such as ethereum and XRP …
14 Sep 2018
Here’s what the blockchain is for – and when I think bitcoin will hit a bottom
Bitcoin

Here’s what the blockchain is for – and when I think bitcoin will hit a bottom

Blockchain is the breakthrough technology behind cryptocurrencies. But what is it actually for? Dominic Frisby outlines some of its many uses, and mak…
12 Sep 2018
If you missed out on bitcoin, you might want to read this
Bitcoin

If you missed out on bitcoin, you might want to read this

If you missed out on bitcoin, you missed out on the greatest moneymaking opportunity we will ever see, says Dominic Frisby. But there could still be p…
5 Sep 2018
How much lower can bitcoin and the crypto sector fall?
Currencies

How much lower can bitcoin and the crypto sector fall?

Bitcoin and its altcoin cousins are sinking and there could be more heartache to come, says Dominic Frisby. But don't write off cryptocurrencies just …
16 Aug 2018
Bitcoin’s big bounceback - can it continue?
Bitcoin

Bitcoin’s big bounceback - can it continue?

Bitcoin has risen by 40% in the last two weeks to over $8,000. Dominic Frisby looks at what's behind the spectacular rally, and where the price might …
25 Jul 2018
Joseph Stiglitz: bitcoin will be “regulated into oblivion”
Investment gurus

Joseph Stiglitz: bitcoin will be “regulated into oblivion”

Economists Joseph Stiglitz Nouriel Roubini and Kenneth Rogoff fear bitcoin will be “regulated into oblivion” as authorities clamp down on money laund…
20 Jul 2018
Which should you buy – bitcoin or bitcoin cash?
Bitcoin

Which should you buy – bitcoin or bitcoin cash?

Dominic Frisby weighs up the relative merits of bitcoin and its upstart offshoot bitcoin cash, explains how to get into cryptocurrencies, and which on…
6 Jun 2018
Britain should woo bitcoin boosters
Economy

Britain should woo bitcoin boosters

The City is missing a trick, says Matthew Lynn. London is the natural home for the growing cryptocurrency industry.
3 Jun 2018
Robert Shiller: cryptocurrencies are doomed to failure
Investment gurus

Robert Shiller: cryptocurrencies are doomed to failure

Cryptocurrencies may be yet another in a long line of failed attempts to establish new kinds of money, says Nobel-prize inner and professor of economi…
25 May 2018
Bubble or no, cryptocurrencies aren’t going away any time soon
Investment strategy

Bubble or no, cryptocurrencies aren’t going away any time soon

Cryptocurrencies are back on the rise and they’re here to stay. So it’s vital you familiarise yourself with them. Dominic Frisby explains why, and how…
25 Apr 2018
Why bitcoin isn’t money
Bitcoin

Why bitcoin isn’t money

Cryptocurrency speculators claim that bitcoin and its peers will mean the end of state-controlled money. That’s economically and politically impossibl…
9 Feb 2018
Forget bitcoin – the best hedge against inflation is gold
Gold

Forget bitcoin – the best hedge against inflation is gold

The usual answer to the question of how to hedge against inflation is “gold”. But these days, some people prefer bitcoin. Those people are wrong, says…
5 Feb 2018
The charts that matter: it’s cryptogeddon out there
Economy

The charts that matter: it’s cryptogeddon out there

Bitcoin is crashing, bond yields are rising, and equities are a sideshow. John Stepek takes a look at the charts that matter to global markets.
3 Feb 2018