The price of Bitcoin (BTC/USD) today is $11,449.35 USD with a total market cap of $193,211,216,055.
The long-term investor would consider the cryptocurrency market to be in its infancy. Unregulated and with very little institutional appeal, the demand for low-cost, cross-border, immutable and programmable money is only just beginning.
The cryptocurrency market has taken a hit whilst the price of Ethereum reached a new all time high of $1,384.99 on January 10th. The prospect of Ethereum supplanting Bitcoin at the top spot seems more real than ever.
2017 has been crypto's biggest year, but it's only just getting started. What major industry events can be expected in 2018?
In a few weeks Bitcoin will face its most contentious split yet under the most conservative circumstances. What's in a megabyte? About $100bn.
When a blockchain splits, the history of all transactions is - at that moment in time - identical. This means that holders of the legacy token now also hold the new split token. In the build up to the Bitcoin Cash split in August 2017, investors pulled money from [...]