Moody’s: Blockchain Technology Poses Systemic Risks

Moody's (MCO), a business and financial services company that provides ratings across a number of financial products, recently published a report on t...

BitMEX CEO Doubles Down on $50,000 Bitcoin (BTC) Price Target

Arthur Hayes, the CEO of cryptocurrency trading platform BitMEX, recently shared that he sees Bitcoin eventually working its way up to $50,000 -- with...

Fred Wilson on 2019: Trump Is Toast and the Crypto Market Will Bounce Back

Fred Wilson, the co-founder of Union Square Ventures, an NYC-based venture capital firm with investments in notable internet companies including Twitt...

Travis Kling: There’s a Good Chance Crypto Is Next Year’s Best-Performing Asset Class

Travis Kling, a former executive at Point72 Asset Management, believes there is a good chance that cryptocurrencies could be the best-performing asset...

UBS Chief Economist Blasts Bitcoin (BTC) in Internal Blog Post

Paul Donovan, the global chief economist at Switzerland-based UBS Wealth Management, believes Bitcoin (BTC) may be on its death throes following its n...

CoinDesk Launches a Crypto Economic Data Platform

Major crypto news and multi-media outlet CoinDesk announced on Wednesday that it has launched the Crypto-Economics Explorer, a new data platform that ...

U.S. Stocks on Track for the Worst Month Since the Financial Crisis

Following a highly volatile day of trading, the S&P 500 finished down 0.85% on Monday, bringing the total monthly losses to 9.1%. This puts the in...

BofAML: $100 Oil Is a Threat to Global Economic Growth

A recent report by Bank of America Merrily Lynch asserts that rising oil prices stand as a non-trivial threat to global economic growth. If oil pri...

William Nordhaus and Paul Romer Win the Nobel Prize in Economics

The Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences has officially been awarded to William D. Nordhaus of Yale University and Paul M. Romer of the NYU Stern School o...

U.S. Deficit up 17% in 2018 to $782 Billion, Projected to Hit $1 Trillion by 2020

The United States federal budget deficit rose to $782 billion for the 2018 fiscal year, according to the Congressional Budget Office (CBO), Congress' ...