Bitcoin or Gold: 571,000% or -5.5% in FTX

Bitcoin or Gold: 571,000% or -5.5% in FTX

Bitcoin has proven to be a more profitable investment than gold. Gold loses to Bitcoin in the 1-year and 10-year ranges. While some are debating whether investments in bitcoi...
Crypto’s PR problem: trust is building slowly with FTX

Crypto’s PR problem: trust is building slowly with FTX

The concept of trust has been integral to cryptocurrency since its inception. The same can be said of money itself. Blockchain was created as a technological solution to ensure trust on a peer-to-peer level. This desire stems from a lack of trust in third parties that act as guarantors of trust in traditional money, in other words, banks, governments and other economic institutions. Therefore, it’s interesting to note the findings of the special cryptocurrency edition of Edelman’s Trust Barometer report, which was released earlier this week. Working with a sample size of 34,000 adults (18+ years old) across 28 countries, the survey carried out by the PR company is by no means comprehensive, but still offers some intriguing insights into the public perception of cryptocurrencies.