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Three Cryptos That Will Use Blockchain’s Successor

17.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on Three Cryptos That Will Use Blockchain’s Successor

I’m going to introduce you to a technology at the cutting edge of cryptocurrencies. Whether you’re a seasoned crypto specialist or are just getting started, it’s unlikely you’ll have heard much about this technology yet. But you will.

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This Powerful Investment Will Outlast Them All

17.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on This Powerful Investment Will Outlast Them All

I’m sick of reading it. The number of indicators “at levels not seen since 2007” is piling up fast. Some are all-time records. While others are “at levels not seen since 2000.”Just about all the measures signal we’re in for a crash. In just about

Bond Markets Are Clashing in a Perfect Storm

16.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on Bond Markets Are Clashing in a Perfect Storm

The fall in the value of bonds comes at exactly the wrong time. Just when funds begin selling out of bonds to pay out retirement incomes of baby boomers, those bonds will become worth less.

The BBC Fabricates S. Korean Crypto Ban

16.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on The BBC Fabricates S. Korean Crypto Ban

n the times of paper press, you had to print a retraction if you were found to be lying. Today, you just go back and quietly edit the webpage and no one is the wiser.

Brexit Makes an About Face

16.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on Brexit Makes an About Face

Rather than opposing Brexit, Remainers will move to co-opt it into their view of the world. That’s why having a bunch of Remainers at the head of Brexit Britain isn’t a contradiction. Brexit doesn’t determine policy direction.

The IRS Is About to Bite Down on Bitcoin’s Achilles’ Heel

16.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on The IRS Is About to Bite Down on Bitcoin’s Achilles’ Heel

Yes, your address is just a series of numbers and letters that don’t link to your identity. And yes, there’s no way to know who created, or owns, any given address.That is, until you use it.... that's the problem with bitcoin... and the IRS knows it.

You Can Now Resurrect Spot

12.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on You Can Now Resurrect Spot

If you re-watch The 6th Day today, you’ll be struck by how accurate its depiction of the future is. Arnie and his wife talk over video chat. His car has a driverless mode. And people are cloning their dead pets. Oh yeah, that’s right. You can now get your

Ripple: The Crypto That Grew 1,500% in 3 Weeks

11.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on Ripple: The Crypto That Grew 1,500% in 3 Weeks

At Ripple’s peak on 4 January, the co-founder Chris Larsen had a reported net worth of $59.9bn. Which, according to Forbes’ rich list, would make him the 5th richest person on the planet, just above Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg.

The Swiss Central Bank Bets Against the Franc… and Wins

11.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on The Swiss Central Bank Bets Against the Franc… and Wins

Central bankers were in total control of financial markets. So why not invest in them? It sounds odd. But it’s possible to buy shares in many of the world’s central banks. My favourite is the Swiss National Bank. And so far the stock tip is doing rather

The 1,153% Disaster Coin

10.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on The 1,153% Disaster Coin

The first initial coin offering (ICO) I bought into was Status, and it was a disaster. Because it was so high profile and so popular the ICO didn’t go as planned. It clogged the whole Ethereum network for a couple of days and Status got a lot of hate.

Have Bonds Finally Gone Bust?

10.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on Have Bonds Finally Gone Bust?

hether it’s Venezuela, Greece or Enron, it’s bonds that make or break countries and companies. The thing is, bonds have been surfing a gigantic wave of prosperity. They just went through the biggest bond bull market, probably of all time. 

Tech Stocks Could Be In for an 83% Correction Soon

10.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on Tech Stocks Could Be In for an 83% Correction Soon

The real expert when it comes to valuation of the stockmarket is John Hussman. He followed valuation metrics carefully to predict the 2000 crash. Last year he declared this “the most broadly overvalued moment in market history.”

ZuckerCoins – A Social Bitcoin?

10.01.2018 • United KingdomComments Off on ZuckerCoins – A Social Bitcoin?

This year Mark Zuckerberg is looking into how to leverage cryptos for Facebook. It will be very interesting to see what comes of this. Here’s what he had to say on it in his end of year post...

We Have a New Bitcoin in Town. It’s Called the NBP

15.12.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on We Have a New Bitcoin in Town. It’s Called the NBP

Gas prices for same-day delivery at the National Balancing Point (NBP) – the name of the UK’s natural gas market – jumped to their highest level since early 2013, from just 57p a unit before the shutdown of the Forties pipeline on Monday to nearly 100p

Where Is All the Drug Money Going?

15.12.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on Where Is All the Drug Money Going?

Because cannabis is still illegal at a federal level, the shops selling it can’t put their takings into banks. They have to deal with cash, huge amounts of it. So where is all the money going, besides on the private security paid to protect it?

Would You Trust a Bot to Open You Up?

14.12.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on Would You Trust a Bot to Open You Up?

We’re entering a bold new future, where every cut and stitch may be precisely planned by artificial intelligence (AI), long before you go under the knife. That might sound far-fetched, but today I’m speaking to someone who’s making it happen.

A ‘Third Crossing’ Is Coming – Get Ready

14.12.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on A ‘Third Crossing’ Is Coming – Get Ready

My friend Tim Price is out with a warning. He’s spotted what he calls “the Third Crossing”. Don’t worry, it’s nothing morbid or religious. Unless you’re praying for your retirement. The last two crossings triggered the most memorable stock market

Three Warning Signs of the Rise of Dictatorships

13.12.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on Three Warning Signs of the Rise of Dictatorships

You might like to think we’re all fine, in Blighty – after all, we’ve not had a dictator since Oliver Cromwell. But there are three very worrying trends, and they’re all pointing in the same direction: social division, hate speech, and surveillance.

Accusations Fly in the Brexit Negotiations

13.12.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on Accusations Fly in the Brexit Negotiations

The accusation made by all sides is that Davis is backtracking on the deal covering the Irish border and the divorce bill. The EU, the media, and politicians in Ireland are in uproar. The tweets, statements, comments, blogs, columns and articles were fired in

Trading Futures Adds a New Dimension for Crypto Investors

12.12.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on Trading Futures Adds a New Dimension for Crypto Investors

Cboe Global Markets launched bitcoin futures on Sunday. After two days of trading, it seems to be a roaring success. At one point, the bitcoin futures price rose so fast, the exchange had to put a halt to trading. The 26% jump doesn’t sound like much in

Invest in the Death of Democracy

12.12.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on Invest in the Death of Democracy

I remember vividly the shock I felt when I first lost a grandparent. A reliable part of my world was suddenly taken from me, never to return – and it took me a long time to readjust. Today, investors need to prepare for the same sense of grief and

You Should Get Behind the Fashion Industry’s 2nd Evolution

11.12.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on You Should Get Behind the Fashion Industry’s 2nd Evolution

It’s this huge increase in data and our newfound ability to rapidly make sense of it with artificial intelligence that is driving the second evolution in the fashion industry. This potent combination of data and insights now allows businesses to innovate

Why It Feels like the Brexit Vote Never Happened

11.12.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on Why It Feels like the Brexit Vote Never Happened

Just like in a divorce, the negotiation process is an extreme reminder for why you want to get divorced in the first place. The UK’s regular fiscal contribution got turned into a lump sum and it has to agree to the EU’s negotiating procedure.

Revealed: The Deep State’s Plans for the Money Revolution

08.12.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on Revealed: The Deep State’s Plans for the Money Revolution

If bitcoin truly is the fiat-money killer as crypto fanatics claim it is, will it meet a similar fate when bitcoin futures are launched? Should we expect the mother of all price collapses on Monday as Wall Street banks working for the deep state initiate a