Category Archives: Analysis

Describing the cryptocurrency world

Predicting the End of the Bear Market in 2023

This is a chart of Nasdaq that goes back fifty years, to 1972. I have highlighted five historical corrections of 10% or more. First, the bad news. They all lasted longer than one year, from peak to trough with one exception. November 1972 (Index was 133) to September 1974 (63). One year, 10 months, and a decline of… Read More »

They Only Want You to Think that Crypto is Dead

This picture says it all. Note the wall of green: These rankings are drawn from Uniswap’s new search engine for NFT, called Genie. I’ve been playing with it the last few days. No, I haven’t figured out to profit from NFTs yet. In the past, I’ve managed to lose money on NFTs, or at the very least, I haven’t… Read More »

The Sudden, Shocking Collapse of FTX

The third-largest crypto-exchange in the world has become insolvent in less than one week, with billions of dollars owned by retail trapped in accounts now frozen. And in the time of public blockchains, where a public army of tech-savvy citizens can scrutinize every transaction seconds after they happen, the collapse happened lighting-fast and in a very public way.… Read More »