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Bitstocks’ Gravity - FAQ
So, you've learned about Gravity philosophy, our mission, and features that our ...
Bitcoin: Plugging the Holes in the Legacy Financial System
Education has played a pivotal role in Bitstocks’ value proposition to clients, ...
Bitstocks’ Gravity - Current Features
So, you’ve heard about Bitstocks’ Gravity, and you came here to find out more. A...
Sovereignty: Gravity’s Grandest Goal
Whether you’ve followed Bitstocks from the start or you’re new to our fold, one ...
Why Bitstocks’ Gravity?
A question we get asked quite often is why we’ve decided to name our Bitcoin SV ...
Bitcoin’s True Potential: A Pipeline for the New Oil
This blog is a sneak preview of our upcoming advisory webinar that will be prese...
Bitcoin Halving 2020 - The Bigger Picture & What to Expect
“If you mess with Bitcoin’s incentive system, the whole thing falls apart,” - El...
Beyond Bitcoin’s Monetary Applications
For most of Bitcoin’s existence, fans have raved about its peer-to-peer cash app...
Bitcoin’s Secret Sauce: A System Based on Economic Incentives
Earlier in this series, we spoke about how Bitcoin’s creator, Satoshi Nakamoto, ...
When Economic Markets Crash - Stay Calm & Focus on Fundamentals
With yesterday’s US and UK stock market plunges (already dubbed “Black Monday 20...
The Best of CoinGeek London 2020 (for Non-Devs)
February 2020’s CoinGeek London conference celebrated the theme of a New Dawn fo...
The Internet is Broken - and Bitcoin can Fix it
The Internet freed me from a cookie-cutter existence! Like millions of people th...
Bitcoin is Not a Cryptocurrency - It’s MUCH Better
In our last blog about Bitcoin’s backstory we explored Satoshi Nakamoto’s simple...
The Backstory of Bitcoin
For more than a decade, popular narratives have described Bitcoin as a system cr...
Bitcoin - Investing in the 4th Industrial Revolution
Bitcoin is one of today's most sorely misunderstood investment opportunities. Wh...
Bitcoin SV - What to Expect from the Genesis Upgrade
"A whole lot of things that should always have been possible on Bitcoin but were...
Bitcoin SV Price Rally Celebrates Craig Wright’s Vindication (Updated)
Disclaimer: The following article serves to inform readers about the most likely...
What is Bitcoin? 11th Birthday Edition
Greetings, Bitcoin community! And, congratulations on the 11th birthday of the O...
Australia’s Fire Catastrophe: Donate Bitcoin SV with 100% Transparency
Australia is engulfed in a ring of fire. This is how we got here... A Brief Time...
Bitcoin's Balance Between Collectivism and Capitalism
On the 4th of December 2019, Bitstocks CEO, Michael Hudson and George Siosi Samu...
BitGo Be Gone - Gravity is Built for BSV
BitGo, the Californian based cryptocurrency custodian, announced earlier this we...
Bitcoin SV Genesis Upgrade - Sooner Than You Thought?
On November the 7th, Bitcoin SV lead developer, Daniel Connolly, joined Bitstock...
Bitcoin and Owning Your Personal Data (and Place in the Universe)
On 29 October 2019, Jon Southurst from the Bitcoin SV Train sat down with Michae...
Bitcoin Halvenings - The Rub of Halvening 2020
Within the next six months, Bitcoin Core (BTC), Bitcoin SV (BSV) and Bitcoin Cas...
Michael Hudson MEGA Discussion on BitcoinSV Channel
On the 29th of August 2019, Michael Hudson (Bitstocks CEO-Founder) participated ...
Bitcoin Fundamentals - Predicting the Future of BTC, BCH, and BSV
By popular request, here follows an edited transcript of Bitstocks CryptoTime Ep...
How Bitcoin SV Block Reorgs and Orphans Affect You
One of the most promising developments for Bitcoin adoption is the emergence of ...
The Rebirth of Bitcoin - Bitcoin Myths Series
This blog is the ninth extract from our eBook, “A Short History of Bitcoin Myths...
Myth VI: The Lightning Network Will Bail Bitcoin Out
This blog is the eight extract from our eBook, “A Short History of Bitcoin Myths...
Myth V: Bitcoin is a Speculative Asset
This blog is the seventh extract from our eBook, “A Short History of Bitcoin Myt...
Why Betting on the Ethereum Ecosystem is a Gamble
In part 5 of our Bitcoin Myths series, we debunked the idea of Ethereum Ecosyste...
Myth IV: Ethereum - a New and Improved Bitcoin
This blog is the sixth extract from our eBook, “A Short History of Bitcoin Myths...
Myth III: Bitcoin is Broken, Unable to Scale On-Chain
This blog is the fifth extract from our eBook, “A Short History of Bitcoin Myths...
Is Bitcoin Anonymous or Private, and What’s the Difference?
The number and variety of contradicting, misleading and confusing statements aro...
Myth II: Bitcoin Offers Secrecy for Criminals
This blog is the fourth extract from our eBook, “A Short History of Bitcoin Myth...
Bitcoin Myth I: Crypto Anarchy
This blog is the third extract from our eBook, “A Short History of Bitcoin Myths...
Absolute Control: The Global Pyramid of Power
Before we kick off, you may be wondering why such an article would feature on a ...
The Genesis of Bitcoin - Bitcoin Myths Series
This blog is the second extract from our eBook, “A Short History of Bitcoin Myth...
A Short History of Bitcoin Myths [eBook Trailer]
This blog is the first extract from our eBook, 'A Short History of Bitcoin Myths...
Bitcoin: Why There Can Only Be One
  Please note: No doubt what I’m about to say will be uncomfortable if you’re a ...
“Dr Craig Wright is Satoshi … There, I Said it!”
  Almost 3 years ago, I published a blog article in response to the initial clai...
Bitcoin SV News: Big Blocks to Unleash Unlimited Creativity & Applications
If you’ve been following our blog, podcasts and social media posts over the past...
The Bitcoin Timeline in 10 Milestone Moments
  On January the 3rd, the Bitcoin blockchain celebrated the 10th anniversary of ...
Top 6 Free Bitcoin Newsletters for Non-Techies
  Media reports, even those sporting the byline of journalistic professionals, d...
Bitcoin SV: The 4 Tech Pillars of BSV
In January 2019, Bitstocks CTO, David Arakelian invited Steve Shadders, the Tech...
Crypto Market News: Bulls & Bears of 2018 - 2019
  “An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.” Benjamin Franklin ...
Fiat Currencies’ Surprisingly Shoddy Track Records - Visualised
On January the 3rd, the Bitcoin blockchain celebrated the 10th anniversary of it...
Myth Busting: Is Bitcoin a Haven for Criminals?
One of the most common themes in traditional media’s reporting on Bitcoin is tha...
Bitcoin ETF News: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
‍ For the past year, the cryptocurrency media’s mood has been swept along on a r...
Why Cryptocurrency Matters for your Right to Free Speech
“There are few times in history where a piece of technology can materially impro...
Fiat Currency and the Bitcoin Antidote to Shady Monopolies
  “Fiat Lux!” rings one of the most famous phrases from ancient literature, argu...
OTC Cryptocurrency Markets — An Introduction
Interview with Elia Yousif, Head of OTC Desk and Settlements, Bitstocks One of t...
Perspective on Bitcoin’s Value Amidst Crypto Winter
‍ “Back into the $20,000 price range by the end of 2018”, rang the predictions b...
Top Cryptocurrency Market News of 2018
‍ Over the course of 2017, the correlation between online search volumes for cry...
The Best Cryptocurrency Wallet for Christmas Shopping
‍ With Black Friday, Cyber Monday and all the derivatives underway, you have lik...
Meet Cryptocurrency Investment Associate, Stephen Ierotheou
  Hi Stephen, and thank you for taking time out of your jam-packed schedule to t...
Cryptocurrency in 2018: 6 Reasons it’s Been a Cracker
  If the promise of the late-2017 cryptocurrency rage could be described as “get...
Bitcoin: Wealth Preservation, Growth & Philanthropy
Wealth Preservation, Growth & Philanthropy from a Single Asset Typically, the pr...
The Difference Between Digital Currency and Cryptocurrency - and the Bitcoin Standard
‍ In the period running up to Bitcoin’s tenth birthday, reports of the mainstrea...
Bitcoin Price: How is it Determined and Why is it So Volatile?
The tremendous price drop of bitcoin and the overall cryptocurrency market in ea...
Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork - Nakamoto Principles to Grasp
  If you have been following cryptocurrency media lately, no doubt you have come...
5 Bitcoin Misconceptions That Absolutely Need to be Cleared Up
  If you’re ever looking for a bit of excitement at an otherwise dull or dreary ...
Where Do Wealth Managers Go When Interest Rates are Low?
‍ Wealth managers, especially those in charge of family offices with a multi-gen...
How Bitcoin Grants You Financial Sovereignty
Despite the 2018 cryptocurrency bear market, bitcoin trading volumes are close t...
Bitcoin Market News: Why The Current Price Doesn’t Matter
As the City of London’s first cryptocurrency market advisory and investment firm...
Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork: Two Visions To Put To Vote
  Note to the reader: If you are not familiar with the role of a hard fork as co...
Evaluating Cryptocurrency for Investment - Company & Community Strength
‍Note: This blog is part 4 of a 4-part series. Our newly launched ebook “How to ...
The Critical Difference Between Money & Currency
‍ How do you define money? Is it the collection of hard cash you hold in your wa...
Evaluating Cryptocurrency for Investment - Technical & Economic Foundation
  Our newly launched ebook “How to Find the Best Cryptocurrency to Invest In - 2...
How to Evaluate Cryptocurrency for Investment - Coin Utility
  Our newly launched ebook “How to Find the Best Cryptocurrency to Invest In - 2...
How to Find the Best Cryptocurrency for Investment
Note: This blog is part 1 of a 4-part series. To follow the series, you can subs...
In Crypto Bear Markets — Focus on the Fundamentals!
‍ As the third month of the current bitcoin bear market draws to a close, online...
Where to Buy Cryptocurrency with Fiat in the UK
‍ Previously considered the mystical domain of tech-junkies and all-knowing-Inte...
3 Ways to Add Cryptocurrency to Your Investment Portfolio
  ‍At the time of writing, the bitcoin (BTC) price is hovering around the £8,000...
Want to Buy Cryptocurrency? The Question You Need to Ask
‍ I opened my bitcoin wallet and bought my first bitcoin on March 18th, 2013, wh...
Cryptocurrency Wallets: Welcome to the Future of Banking
  As a child I had a 'piggy bank'. A blue one in the shape of a hippopotamus. He...
Blockchain Smart Contracts Explained
  Speaking at last year’s Consensus blockchain technology summit, Dan Larimer (c...
The Top Cryptocurrency News of 2017
‍ 2017 will go down in history as the year in which cryptocurrency started going...
The Fundamentals of Cryptocurrency Valuation
‍ On social media we often get asked for cryptocurrency investment advice or our...
5 Steps to Secure Your Bitcoin
  While bitcoin offers us unprecedented control over our finances, it comes with...
Buying Bitcoin with Credit Card - Defeating the Purpose
  Over the past month we have seen an odd, and rather alarming, twist in the mot...
[INFOGRAPHIC] Bitcoin Breaks $10,000, Blasts to New All Time Highs in 2017
  Starting the year off with a bang, Bitcoin broke the $1,000 mark and enthusias...
Meet Bitcoin OTC Broker, Elia Yousif
  In our first three episodes of the Bitstocks Team Talk series, we introduced y...
Bitcoin Derivatives: A Case for Investor Caution
  For the past few months, Bitcoin news has been abuzz with a wave of financial ...
[VIDEO] The Future of Bitcoin
[Watch] The Future of Bitcoin: Financial Fox Interviews Bitstocks CEO, Michael H...
A Beginner's Guide to Bitcoin Cash
  Update, November 2018: Since the Bitcoin Cash hard fork and the BCH project's ...
Buffett Denies Bitcoin’s Value, But He’s Wrong. Here’s Why
  Warren Buffett, undeniably one of the most successful value investors of our t...
Cryptocurrency Investment Advisor or DIY? Consider this...
  There is no doubt that the cryptocurrency market is booming right now. The inc...
Why Cryptocurrency Frightens Governments and Frees Consumers
‍ Another week has gone by and the bitcoin price has reached another all-time hi...
How Bitcoin Beats the Triad Thieves of Fiat Currency
I would like to introduce you to the cronies of fiat currency. Meet Terrible Tax...
BitKan Blockchain Summit 2017: Our Top Presentations
BitKan "Shape The Future" Summit 2017: Our Top Presentation Picks from Hong Kong...
How Secure is Bitcoin? And Other FAQ’s
  Bitcoin’s massive growth, despite a few minor setbacks along the way, has lead...
Bitcoin Roars Back After China Triggers ‘Crash’
  On Friday 8 September 2017, and hot on the heels of an announcement from Chine...
Using Brawn and Bitcoin to Support Hurricane Victims
  Since the beginning of Bitstocks, it has always been a long-term objective of ...
Crypto Investment Security — Why Deep Cold Storage is a Must
‍ That sinking feeling of padding down your pocket in search of your wallet – an...
Would Bitcoin Survive an EMP Attack? [EXPERT OPINION]
If your recent dinner party conversations have been any similar to mine, I bet a...
Bitcoin Investment — the Difference Between Price and Value
  “What is Bitcoin’s value?” my peers will ask. “Well today’s price is x,” I wil...
Meet Cryptocurrency Advisor, James Coughlan
‍ Last week, we interviewed Antonio Shillingford, one of our Cryptocurrency Port...
Bitcoin Blazes to $4,500 Despite Fork on Horizon
  Well, what a week it has been for Bitcoin investors! If you remember back to l...
Meet Cryptocurrency Advisor, Antonio Shillingford
‍ An element of our Bitstocks ethos is that we aim to provide a personal, human ...
SegWit Locks In, Bitcoin Price Breaks Another All Time High
  On Wednesday, 9 August 2017, Bitcoin reached a new technical milestone in this...
Building Bitcoin, One BRIC at a Time
  In developed nations, it is often taken for granted that there is nationwide f...
9 Compelling Reasons for High-Net Worth Individuals to Invest in Cryptocurrency
  The general rule of thumb for high-net worth investors is to diversify your po...
Bitcoin Cash: Another Fork in the Road for Bitcoin
  Last week the bitcoin community and investors breathed a sigh of relief as BIP...
Bitcoin Bounces Back as BIP 91 Restores Confidence
  “Bitcoin’s Bubble Bursts” “The Start of the End for Bitcoin” “Cryptocurrency B...
South Korea Bitcoin Boom Spurs Regulatory Action
  Prior to this year, most political discussions involving cryptocurrency came f...
Bitcoin and India's Financial (R)Evolution
  On the 8th November 2016, the Indian Government announced its demonetisation p...
6 Reasons Bitcoin Will Continue to Break ATHs in 2017
  Glorious rallies. All time highs repeatedly smashed. A spectacular tumble. And...
Why Ethereum Won't Trump Bitcoin
‍ Ethereum seems to be the cryptocurrency everyone is talking about at the momen...
Has the Boat Sailed for Bitcoin Investment?
‍ They are the questions we hear most frequently. ‘Have I missed the boat with B...
How Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology Can Change the Way We Vote
  On Thursday 8th June, UK citizens will be heading to the polling stations (fin...
My Personal Bitcoin Story: A South African Perspective
This is a narrative from Vee Tardrew, Head of Marketing for Bitstocks, reflectin...
Light at the End of the ‘Scaling Debate’ Tunnel?
  At the start of the year, we made a prediction that a single Bitcoin would be ...
Bitcoin Soars Passed $2,000 Amid Raging Demand and Growing Acceptance
  If you had bought $100 worth of bitcoin back in 2010 and simply forgotten abou...
Pound Under Pressure as Inflation Rises to Highest Rate Since 2013
‍ The Pound had a rough start this week with the latest reports indicating that ...
Bitcoin: The Battle for the Pacific
  What a week this has been for Bitcoin! We have not been able to write or post ...
Bitcoin Price Smashes $1,500 Barrier
  If you had bought a single bitcoin 5 years ago, you would have paid $5.00. Tha...
SEC COIN ETF Rejection is Great News for Bitcoin.
‍ On Friday, 10 March 2017, the US Security Exchange Commission declined the app...
Bitcoin’s Bullish End to 2016!
  As 2016 races to a close, it’s human nature to retrospectively reflect on the ...
Politics, Economics and Your Personal Wealth: How to Break Free
‍ Turn on the news, check your social media feed or open a newspaper: what do yo...
Bitcoin Price Drop After Bitfinex Hack — the Plus Side
  On Tuesday, 2 August 2016, one of the largest US$ trading bitcoin exchanges ba...
Brexit a Boost for Bitcoin
  On the 23rd of June 2016 citizens of the United Kingdom cast their vote in a r...
When The Clock Struck 12 (and a Half) for Bitcoin Supply
  As far as Bitcoin milestones go, Saturday, 9 July at 17:58 (GMT) was a pretty ...
Ola! Brazil Welcomes Bitcoin
  Ah, Brazil...Home to flamboyant Portuguese, the Carnival of all carnivals, and...
Bitcoin Price Breaks $US500 Barrier. Thanks, China.
  As someone with a vested interest in Bitcoin, its adoption and its price, I’ve...
Why Warren Buffett’s Alarming Statement is Great for Bitcoin
‍ Warren Buffett is undeniably one the most successful investors of our time. He...
Satoshi Nakamoto Unmasked: Does it Matter Who Invented Bitcoin?
‍ One of Bitcoin’s most intriguing characteristics is that its creator has for t...
The Doughnut Dilemma: A Lesson in Bitcoin Investment
  I once watched a commercial abroad that had preschoolers given a single doughn...
3 Common Criticisms You Face as a Bitcoin Investor
  Tell someone you’ve invested in the stock market and you’re likely to land up ...
Is Bitcoin a Viable Investment? 6 Reasons We Say Yes!
‍ If we’re to view the price of Bitcoin in isolation as an investment indicator,...
Electricity. Powered By Bitcoin!
  If we’re to view the price of Bitcoin in isolation as an investment indicator,...
8 Bitcoin Numbers to Keep a Watchful Eye On
  Any industry has its preferred set of numbers to track. Keeping an eye on thes...
The Powerful Masters You Unwittingly Serve. Yes, You!
  Let me ask you something. How do you feel about slavery? Are you comfortable w...
Bitcoin as a Barrier to War
  On 3 December 2015 four RAF Tornado jets took off from the Akrotiri base in Cy...
Risk: A Critical Component of Bitcoin Investment
‍ Steve Irwin was a renowned wildlife conservationist, educator and television p...
Using the Paris Tragedy for Politics & Infringement on Freedom
‍ Well, it certainly didn’t take them long, did it? With the news practically st...
Buying Seized Bitcoin — Yes, We Did!
‍ On the 5th of November 2015, while the rest of England fixated on firework-lit...
Bullish Bitcoin Price Breaks 2015 Ceiling Again, and Again, and Again
  After an extended period of negligible movement, the last few weeks have been ...
How Bitcoin Beats Insidious Inflation
  Nanna, Gran, or Grammy – I bet you’ve had many conversations with her (or anot...
Millennials and Bitcoin: A Mighty Blow to Traditional Banking
‍ How do you fancy visiting the dentist? If you’re anything like me, it’s probab...
An Economics 101 Lesson: Why Bitcoin Price Will Increase
Demand and supply curves indicate that as supply decreases, demand increases. An...
A Rational View: Why It’s Not Too Late to Invest in Bitcoin
  Time. It’s a core element of our lives. It stands still for no-one and isn’t s...
Navigating the Murky Waters of Bitcoin Regulation
‍ From a young age, we’re taught to conform to rules. From Mum’s simple instruct...
Brave Blossoms and Bitcoin: Game-Changers in their Field
  I’m a fan. Not necessarily of rugby. But of moments, events or innovations tha...
4 Markets Ripe for Bitcoin Disruption
  Bitcoin, by design is a disruptive force. Decentralised by nature, its purpose...
Bitcoin as a Currency: The Risks and Rewards
  Bitcoin presents a paradigm shift. Both in terms of a technological breakthrou...
Two Sides of the Coin. Bitcoin, That Is!
‍ “With great power comes great responsibility.” These words of wisdom, spoken t...
Can Bitcoin Solve the World’s Problems and Make it a Better Place?
  The world faces many problems today. Significant problems. We’re concerned abo...
Bill Gates and Others on Bitcoin: 8 Significant Thoughts
  Often when we’re introduced to or learning about a new subject, we turn to tho...
Bitcoin by the Numbers : Where We Are and What it Means
  As with any potential investment, numbers and values is a good place to start ...
Bitcoin Remittance and Coca-Cola: A Match Made in Dubai?
  US$29.2 billion.  That’s how much money migrants in Dubai sent back to their h...
The Philanthropic Potential of Bitcoin
‍ I could quite easily title this post, ‘Why I invest in bitcoin’ and it would f...
Bitcoin: A Revolution in Payments
  Did you know that according to the Cheque and Credit Clearing Company there we...
The Real Connection Between The Greek Debt Crisis and Bitcoin
‍ Giorgos Chatzifotiadis sits crying outside a Greek bank. The 77 year old retir...
What Bitcoin Means to the Unbanked Billions!
‍ I’d like to tell you a story about Philip. Philip is a carpenter. He works out...
Bitcoin. It’s More - Much More - Than Just Another Currency
  At close to midnight on 14 April 1912, an alarm was activated from the crow’s ...
Bitcoin Security: The Blockchain Explained
  As with any investment, a vital consideration is the safety and security there...
Looming Grexit Causes a Fresh Surge in Bitcoin Value
‍ When the Cypriot economic crisis hit in March 2013, many citizens fell victim ...
[Infographic] The Bitcoin Timeline: A Look at Key Milestones of Bitcoin
‍ In terms of currency age, Bitcoin is in its infancy. But that hasn't stopped i...
Unified Currency: How Bitcoin Can Level the Playing Field
‍ Bitcoin is a decentralised, peer-to-peer currency. This means that central mon...
Down the Mineshaft: bitcoin Mining Explained
  The process of how a bitcoin comes to be is an interesting one. Unlike traditi...
10 Fascinating Facts You May Not Know About Bitcoin
  ‍Bitcoin is somewhat of a mystery for many people. Learning about the increasi...