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Cryptocurrencies Could Fall to Near-Zero at Any Time

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Cryptocurrencies are a nascent asset class and could fall violently at any time, the founder of blockchain network Ethereum warned on Saturday. “Reminder: cryptocurrencies are still a new and hyper-volatile asset class, and could drop to near-zero at any time,” Vitalik Buterin said on Twitter. “Don’t put in more money than you can afford to […]

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Bitcoin Breaks $11,000 as Recovery Continues

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Bitcoin broke through the $11,000 mark over the weekend for the first time since the end of January as its price continues to slowly rise following a violent sell-off at the start of the month. The price of the cryptocurrency went as high as $11,279.18 on Sunday, its most elevated level since January 30, according […]

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Venezuela Preparing to Launch Petro Cryptocurrency

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Venezuela will launch a pre-sale of its commodity-backed “petro” cryptocurrency on Tuesday. President Nicolas Maduro hopes the country’s own digital currency will help it to make financial transactions and get around Western sanctions. Both the United States and the European Union have imposed economic sanctions on Venezuela over their opposition to its autocratic government. Last […]

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DAX Starts Week Quietly, US Markets Closed for Holiday

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The DAX index has started the week in subdued form. In the Monday session, the index is trading at 12,464.00 up 0.10% since the Friday close. On the release front, the eurozone current account surplus narrowed to EUR 29.9 billion, short of the estimate of EUR 30.5 billion. US markets are closed for Presidents’ Day. On Tuesday, […]

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Dollar Regains Ground Ahead of Fed Minutes

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Higher US inflation fails to spark dollar revival The US dollar depreciated across the board versus major pairs despite consumer prices rising more than expected. Inflation anxiety had triggered a sell-off in global stock markets with the Fed expected to ramp up their interest rate hike path yet the dollar did not benefit as higher […]

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US Indices on Course For Full House

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Futures Point to Full Week of Gains After Sharp Correction US equity markets could end the week with a full house of gains as long as indices manage to hold onto the small gains being seen in futures ahead of the open. This would also bring an end to two shocking weeks for equity markets […]

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DAX Gains Ground as Dollar Under Pressure

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The DAX index has posted considerable gains in the Friday session. Currently, the index is trading at 12,418.30, up 0.58% since the Wednesday close. On the release front, the sole release was the German Wholesale Price Index, which rebounded with a strong gain of 0.9%, crushing the estimate of 0.2%. It’s been a dismal February for […]