The “intrinsic value” myth

The US “Russiagate” investigations into alleged collusion appear to have come to a dead end. Much of the media is …

What did we learn in 2017?

The year 2017 of the Gregorian calendar is creaking to a close. Most mainstream investments did well in the year …

The crypto craze continues

Bitcoin this…crypto that…blockchain the other. It seems like I can’t get through any conversation, let alone a day, without someone …

Crypto. Dot. Com.

An incredibly rare event happened on 3rd January 2009. An entirely new asset class was created when bitcoin was born, …

Bitcoin goes berserk

The price of Bitcoin is up 19% since I wrote about cryptocurrencies just two days ago. In two days! Oh …

Cryptocurrencies: boom or bubble?

Cryptocurrencies raise some serious questions about the nature of money and whether it should be entrusted to governments and banks …