Market Thoughts Archive
Posted on October 15, 2017
Russia turned against cryptocurrencies this week with a surprise step. Some weeks ago, they were planning to legalize the market, but now the central bank decided to block sites selling Bitcoin, Ethereum and others. More and more countries are going against cryptocurrencies.
Posted on October 08, 2017
Another Russian bank needs a bailout just weeks after another major provider needed help to stay afloat. Last month, we also wrote about the serious problems local banks may face.
Posted on October 02, 2017
There are several good answers to the question why the richest are getting richer. The top 1% is already in a great situation, but their investments help them a great deal. They favour equities because of their yields and dividends instead of putting all their money in real estate. Just as we usually advice to do so.
Posted on September 24, 2017
China started a direct fight against Bitcoin, but other countries’ authorities warn against it as well. But it’s not only about officials: some professionals see a serious threat in cryptocurrencies too.
Posted on September 04, 2017
Russia is losing foreign investors as US funds are betting against the rouble, selling their currency faster than ever before. This may lead Russia to a rather hard situation. Investors will probably stay out of the country in the near future.