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Bitcoin Halving 2020 - The Bigger Picture & What to Expect

“If you mess with Bitcoin’s incentive system, the whole thing falls apart,” - Elia Yousif, Bitstocks CTO  For the past 18 months, Bitstocks has been hammering on about the importance of Bitcoin’s economic model in the light of the upcoming reward halving.  As the first halving events of 2020 (on BCH first, then on BSV) are expected in less than a fortnight, it’s time to recap. Here’s why we believe that Bitcoin is fi.
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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...
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  Starting the year off with a bang, Bitcoin broke the $1,000 mark and enthusias...
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  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 ...
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  Warren Buffett, undeniably one of the most successful value investors of our t...
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  There is no doubt that the cryptocurrency market is booming right now. The inc...
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  I would like to introduce you to the cronies of fiat currency. Meet Terrible T...
BitKan Blockchain Summit 2017: Our Top Presentations
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  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...
Crypto Investment Security — Why Deep Cold Storage is a Must
‍ That sinking feeling of padding down your pocket in search of your wallet – an...
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...
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...
SegWit Locks In, Bitcoin Price Breaks Another All Time High
  On Wednesday, 9 August 2017, Bitcoin reached a new technical milestone in this...
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9 Compelling Reasons for High-Net Worth Individuals to Invest in Cryptocurrency
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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
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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?
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My Personal Bitcoin Story: A South African Perspective
‍ This is a narrative from Vee Tardrew, Head of Marketing for Bitstocks, reflect...
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...
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 $1,500 Barrier
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SEC COIN ETF Rejection is Great News for Bitcoin.
‍ On Friday, 10 March 2017, the US Security Exchange Commission declined the app...
Politics, Economics and Your Personal Wealth: How to Break Free
‍ Turn on the news, check your social media feed or open a newspaper: what do yo...
Bitcoin Price Drop After Bitfinex Hack — the Plus Side
  On Tuesday, 2 August 2016, one of the largest US$ trading bitcoin exchanges ba...
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?
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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
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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,...
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!
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Risk: A Critical Component of Bitcoin Investment
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Buying Seized Bitcoin — Yes, We Did!
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Bullish Bitcoin Price Breaks 2015 Ceiling Again, and Again, and Again
  After an extended period of negligible movement, the last few weeks have been ...
An Economics 101 Lesson: Why Bitcoin Price Will Increase
Demand and supply curves indicate that as supply decreases, demand increases. An...
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  Time. It’s a core element of our lives. It stands still for no-one and isn’t s...
The Philanthropic Potential of Bitcoin
‍ I could quite easily title this post, ‘Why I invest in bitcoin’ and it would f...