Investing

Learn the minimum you need to know to safely invest in cryptocurrencies.

Avoid scams, choose the right exchanges, understand basic terms used in crypto trading and steer clear of scams and malicious financial schemes.

Nothing in this section constitutes investment advice – please do your own research before committing to any cryptocurrency-related financial instrument.

ELI5 What are Tokenized Funds? by @Cryptobill
Imagine investing in a cryptocurrency token that is automatically tied to an investment fund somewhere. Something like owning shares of a startup but instead of signing papers and ...
The 33 most profitable Proof of Stake (PoS) coins for 2020 by @Cryptobill
In this article we take a look at several Proof of Stake coins as an instrument to generate passive income. Consensus Mechanisms If you're not familiar with Proof of Work, Proof ...
Bitcoin negative yields are impossible by @Cryptobill
Negative yield is an intriguing concept. The whole idea behind paying interests is that your money is worth more today than it is tomorrow. Cash in hand should be worth more than a...
The strange case of the May 2019 Bitcoin SV pump by @Cryptobill
It was just over 9 AM on a sunny morning, May 21 2019, when in just over one hour the price of Bitcoin SV (BSV) pumped over 125% going from U$ 60's to about U$ 140. The mainstre...
15 Best altcoins to invest in 2020 by @Cryptobill
As we reach the end of another crypto season, investors have already started looking for the next 10X investment. If we take a closer look at the top 20 coins ranked by market c...
ELI5 Bitsquare (BISQ) by @Cryptobill
What is Bitsquare? Bitsquare is the former name of a decentralized cryptocurrency exchange (DEX). It was renamed to BISQ in March 2017 due to trademark-related issues. In Fe...
ELI5 Cryptocurrency futures trading by @Cryptobill
As the name implies, futures trading involves buying and selling something that will happen (or come to exist) at a later time. Futures are traded using contracts. Contracts ...
Is Whalelend legit? by @Cryptobill
Whalelend began as a family-and-friends-run investment club from Finland. The private club admins decided to make their once private service public - and WhaleLend was born. ...
Understand cryptocurrency prediction markets by @Cryptobill
Prediction markets are a type of gambling where users bet a certain amount of cryptocurrency in the odds that an event will or will not happen. In practice, cryptocurrency predi...
Understand cryptocurrency futures by @Cryptobill
Trading futures is an art. It's probably one of the riskiest investment games you can play, since futures contracts don't actually represent a current asset, but something that is ...