For some time now, there has been a great deal of public interest in cryptocurrencies and, specifically, in Bitcoin. In this blog, we provide you with some context about the cryptocurrency phenomenon and its media coverage. Definitions and descriptions Let’s start with some elementary definitions and descriptions: A cryptocurrency is the generic term for a […]
If cryptocurrencies have you confused, or you’re trying to get your head around their popularity, we think this video may interest you.
WHEN? Thursday, May 24, 2018, 5:00 – 5:59 pm In his presentation, Jonathan Hamel will demystify the Bitcoin phenomenon and will measure the revolutionary impact of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies, with a focus on explaining: How exactly Bitcoin works Why Wall Street is so interested The basics you need to know
The headlines about Bitcoin have been impossible to ignore. With so many conflicting perspectives circulating in the media, an informed evaluation of Bitcoin’s investment worthiness is difficult for most to achieve. As tempting as its meteoric rise looks, most financial professionals tend to stay away from products that regularly experience disturbingly huge drops. Bitcoin’s volatility […]
The past year has been full of news about Bitcoin, other cryptocurrencies and the wider topic of blockchain technology.
[social_share] What is Bitcoin? Bitcoin is one of the most widely known virtual currencies, a form of electronic payment that is not issued by any bank or regulated by any government. Exempt from the rules regarding traditional currencies, Bitcoin is generally viewed by its users as liberating, and by its detractors as risky. Why use […]