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Is This a Breakout Year for Bitcoin?

According to the Chief Executive Officer of Devere Group, 2020 will be a breakout year for Bitcoin. Amid the political and financial uncertainty, coupled with the Federal Reserve’s new inflation policy. Nigel Green predicts that investors will run to the safety of assets not tied to any specific country, such as Bitcoin. Nigel Green established […]

2 Sep 2020
The USD Is Weak, but Its Demise Is Being Greatly Exaggerated
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Author: Michael Stern

During March, the value of the USD reached a three-and-a-half-year high against the world’s other most tradeable currencies. Traders flocked in droves to the safety of the dollar due to the devastating effects of the coronavirus pandemic. However, as a direct result of the slow response to the virus, the US’s economic recovery is being […]

1 Sep 2020
The Role of Digital Currencies in the Financial System
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Author: Maria Andretti

Central bank digital currencies are essentially a cryptocurrency issued by a government. This digital representation of the country’s fiat currency is designed to replace physical, fiat currencies. The implementation of CBDC requires the issuing central bank to make several critical decisions. Perhaps the most crucial decision is whether the digital currency will be made available […]

25 Aug 2020
What Direction Will the Dollar Take after the 2020 Election?
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Author: Maria Andretti

The 2020 United States Presidential Election will feature an outspoken incumbent, an ex V.P., and unprecedented social and geopolitical events. The outcome of the election will profoundly influence global financial markets. An asset that may be impacted most heavily is the USD, United States Dollar. How will the dollar fare after November 3rd? A lot […]

24 Aug 2020
Will Cryptocurrencies Eventually Surpass Gold as a Reserve Currency?
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Author: Michael Stern

For as long as can be remembered, gold has been the world’s reserve currency. Although fiat currencies are now used in place of gold bullion, investors and governments still look to gold as a reliable alternative, especially in times of global stress. With gold peaking at just under $2,000 per ounce, and from all indications, […]

19 Aug 2020
Gold and Silver Free-fall Provides Opportunities for New Investors
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Author: Maria Andretti

Gold and silver were both at record all-time highs until both went into virtual freefall. Last Wednesday, gold traded down almost 6 percent. Silver had, up until recently, been outperforming gold. However, the precious metal lost nearly three times more in percentage terms than did gold, closing down almost 15 percent. With such a dramatic […]

18 Aug 2020
Covid-19 Continues to Take a Toll on the U.S. Economy
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Author: Michael Stern

The action of the markets continues to confound financial professionals. The economy in the United States is in the worse shape it has been in since the early years of the 20th century, and stock prices are soaring. The government continues on a borrowing spree. The amount of borrowing may hit an all-time record of […]

17 Aug 2020
What Will Happen When There Are No More Bitcoins to Mine?
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Author: Jeffrey Taylor

There are several cryptocurrencies, but since its inception in 2009, Bitcoin remains dominant. After existing for 11 years in the finance and tech space and cryptocurrency market, many individuals and institutions are beginning to explore Bitcoin’s innovative and ingenious functions. Bitcoin is often compared to gold, as both have certain similar features. For example, gold […]

13 Aug 2020
Is Silver Ready to Overtake Gold?
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Author: Michael Stern

This year, 2020, has not been good for many things, but it has been good for gold. Gold prices have not been as high as they are today since 2011. The pandemic has driven investors to flee to safe havens, and there does not appear to be any signs of early abatement. To exacerbate the […]

12 Aug 2020