How the Financial Markets fared in 2018 & looking ahead to 2019

As we step into the first full week of Financial markets in the New year - the momentum for now seems to be in the same direction where it left off in 2018. Before...

Forex trading – understanding the basics before you start

    Forex trading is all about buying and selling currencies on the foreign exchange (forex) and hopefully making a profit along the way. There are two major benefits of forex trading; you don't need to...

Santa rally for Cryptos as Stocks go into a free fall

The year is winding down to an eventful end as divergence takes shapes in different sectors of the financial markets. Cryptos saw first weekly gains in a while & gave something to cheer about...

FOMC’s interest rate hike fuels the Greenback rally even further

Most of the market segments had anticipated a rate at hike at today's concluded FOMC (Federal Open Market Committee) meeting. However, the pundits were also of the unanimous view that it would be a...

It’s Time To Think About Scalability

88% of small business owners say they hope to increase their revenue in the next year- but many aren't sure exactly how to make that happen. For businesses with fewer than ten employees, scalability...

Top 10 Digital Transformation trends of the Future & more…

It was a good week for me personally as I was awarded as the top writer in Medium for Bitcoin & Future to add to the current list of Finance, Economics & Investing. It...

Cryptos hope of a recovery waning & Stocks volatility spooks investors

The week started off on optimism of a trade truce between the two biggest economies of the world (U.S/China), but the dead-cat bounce in the Equity markets quickly reversed direction to end the week...

It’s not just the Crypto Winter anymore…

Things in Cryptocurrencies are as chilly right now as the winter gets up here in Canada. But here's the thing... the carnage that started in the digital coins has now spread over to other...

Big Banks are the biggest Crooks!

Massive fines, tightening regulatory oversight & increased competition from the Fintech companies around the world has not deterred the big banks to hoodwink the authorities by conducting shady deals, dodging compliance procedures & overlooking...

Cryptos bounce maybe short lived but Stocks buoyant on trade deal expectation

When the fortunes turn for an asset on a financial market, even good news become bad news & that's what has been happening to the Cryptocurrencies lately. More on that later but they did...

All about Optherium – A highly scalable & Multi decentralized BaaS Platform

Before you get confused let me clarify the term BaaS - Blockchain as a Service. It is pretty similar to the well-known & prevalent SaaS, PaaS & IaaS models. Similar to these models BaaS...

Market evaluation of Bitcoin mini crash, Stocks slump & Pound’s woes

It was all about Volatility this week in the financial markets of the World - Cryptos, Stocks & Forex. We saw some wild moves, some trend changes & some newsmakers. Bitcoin finally caved into...

What is SaaS & why do the Tech investors love this model

Investors love to put their money in reputable businesses which have a sustainable model of business in the long run with a history of being profitable. SaaS (Software as a Service) model certainly falls...

Singapore’s Ubin & Canada’s Jasper power the Digital Transformation to DLT systems

Singapore has been a hub of Blockchain & Crypto activity ever since China outrightly banned Cryptocurrencies. Not only has the state welcomed the new technology with open arms but the government itself has been...

The Death of Discretionary Asset Management and Rise of Data-Driven Investment

Data-driven services have made the active asset management industry experience a major shakeup, as these investment strategies (especially digital services) continue to grow in popularity. Their lower cost and greater efficiency make them more...

Game changers in Financial markets this week

Let's start off with reviewing the financial markets briefly before discussing the bigger & more meaningful moves. Cryptos which have had a meaningful rebound recently slipped a little bit this week but generally held...

What is a Target Date Fund & should you consider it for retirement?

Retirement planning is one of the key aspects of the Personal financial management which a lot of us conveniently procrastinate about & forget to realize its importance until it is too late. The statistics...

Will Bakkt Futures launch & low HV bring a Bitcoin revival?

Ask anyone who got carried away by the euphoria of Bitcoin buying frenzy at the end of 2017 and got in right when it was peaking & they would say it's been a terrible...

Investment Will be Crucial for Survival

Start learning, it’s going to be every individual for themselves. Unless we’re hitting a six figure salary, chances are we’re not saving up much. From experience, I can tell you — forget about owning a house...

A Possible Conspiracy Theory for Bitcoin’s Prolonged Stability, Despite Much Positive News

This story is just a theory and I have no idea if this is true or not, it is simply an opinion. Enjoy! Bitcoin has remained at the same price of around $6,600 for the...