Historical Bitcoin returns vs Altcoins

In my pursuit to analyse Altcoin returns if you had bought the entire market like an index fund, I just ran some numbers: Period Bitcoins Altcoins Sep 2013-2016 470% 1970% Sep 2015-2016 170% 268% Sep 2014-2015 -47% 20% Sep 2013-2014 300% 369% I’ve yet to work out risk return…

Altcoins are where the investment opportunity is

Out of curiosity, I put together a graph to analyse the market cap growth of altcoins compare to Bitcoin. Very interesting… For investors, it seems 2016 is the year of the altcoin. Bitcoin has long dominated the investment space with over 90% of the market cap as it built a…

Scaling Bitcoin. It'll breakout soon! Humour, not really.

Just for kicks, I thought I’d apply some trading technical analysis to the Bitcoin Network transactions per second graph. Turns out we’re in a flag pattern and she’s gonna breakout sometime before May 2017. Behind all this are some more serious fundamentals… this graph is logarithmic so…

Who will win the anonymous altcoin battle?

Since the recent explosion of Monero, it seems privacy-centric coins are all the rage right now. So I’ve been thinking a lot about anonymous coins of late… Dash and Monero are the leading contenders with healthy communities, liquidity and market caps. Monero has the technical advantage in privacy with…

The 3 golden rules of coinage

When I look at crypto-currency projects, and I mean really, they pop up every other day, I apply my 3 golden rules to filter potential success from, well… a shitcoin. Healthy community Liquidity The tech is legit That’s all. End of post 🙂…

Bitcoin long term price repeating?

Anyone one who studies the patterns of crypto-currencies will notice fractal-like patterns that repeat… I couldn't help but notice this long term repeating pattern for Bitcoin. History never repeats, but will it rhyme? Disclaimer: This isn't a proper technical analysis on future price, just a curiosity.…