Author: Misha

Cryptocurrency

If You’re Supposed to Buy Low and Sell High, Why Aren’t More People Investing in Crypto?

I was having lunch with a friend a while back and the topic of investment came up. He had a full time job but was also an active investor in the stock market and had dreams of starting his own hotel business somewhere in South East Asia. The dream was to save money, make a bit in the stock market, and then buy some property. The topic of bitcoin inevitably came up. ‘Have you invested in crypto?’ A slight pause. ‘Ehh..No, it’s too risky.’ ‘Why don’t you just manage your…

Cryptocurrency

Why Some People Still Don’t Get Crypto

Cryptocurrency is literally at the intersection of a lot of contentious topics — history, politics, technology, money. Take that in for a second. In order to understand crypto, you have to throw away your beliefs about money, dive into grasping a totally new technology, and consider the implications of structuring society in a different way. People are going to get pretty heated if there’s something that could potentially shake the foundations on several fronts. Unless you’re in tech, or you’re an optimist, it’s going to be hard for you to wrap your…

CryptocurrencyTrading

Five Things Bruce Lee Taught Me About Trading Crypto

#1. “I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times.” The wise trader has a wide ranging toolkit to choose from. Whether you buy or build trading tools, your trading system will provide all the essentials, but don’t mistake the abundance of tools to mean that you should use all of them. Experiment at first, yes, but one cannot possibly master all of them, nor should one try. By becoming proficient at one or two strategies, you can gain…

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The Mosaic Method of Cryptocurrency Investing

Mosaic theory involves collecting information from different sources, public and private, to calculate the value of security. Applying the mosaic theory is as much art as it is science. An analyst gleans as many pieces of information as possible, determines if they tell a story that makes sense, and decides whether to recommend a trade. Before We Start The big thing to keep in mind when approaching the valuation topic is that nobody really has a solid understanding of this yet — it’s like trying to figure out that Apple would be worth…

Blockchain

What I Learned from 30 Blockchain CEOs

When I reached out to over 30 CEOs running blockchain startups across the world, I wasn’t expecting anyone to respond. I wanted to ask them a few simple questions: What excites them about the industry right now? What advice do they have for a twentysomething like me who’s just starting out? I’m fascinated by blockchain and eager to earn more. To my surprise, nearly everybody got back to me. These blockchain pioneers were—perhaps not surprisingly—open-minded and willing to share their experiences and ideas. Their responses were refreshingly clear, inspiring, and…