Guides for Cryptocurrencies

Understanding tokenomics

Tokenomics is a new and evolving field of financial literacy. Knowing the ins and outs of this exciting field will help you navigate your way to finding fundamental value...

By - November 25, 2018

Coin Rivet’s guide to market cycles

What are market cycles? Market cycles are a long-term price pattern used when technically analysing price of cryptocurrencies, stocks or fiat currencies. The theory of market cycles is incredibly...

By - November 22, 2018

What is OTC cryptocurrency trading?

What is the over-the-counter market? The OTC cryptocurrency market is one that’s often misunderstood by many in the industry. Some believe that OTC deals dictate the price of cryptocurrencies,...

By - November 21, 2018

Ethereum (ETH) for beginners

What is Ethereum? Ethereum is a decentralised smart contract platform. Like Bitcoin, the Ethereum network has a token (Ether), a blockchain, nodes and miners. However, unlike Bitcoin the blockchain...

By - November 5, 2018

What is cryptocurrency?

Most people first heard about cryptocurrencies in late 2017 when Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies experienced a phenomenal price increase. Suddenly, all mainstream media outlets wanted a piece of the...

By - June 8, 2018

Are cryptocurrencies legal?

Are cryptocurrencies legal? The quick answer is they are mostly legal but its a little more complex than the simple answer. The very nature of cryptocurrencies means there is...

By - May 5, 2018

What is a token?

At fairs and festivals, you’d exchange cash for a token that you could use for food, drinks, or rides. Similarly, it could also signify membership of a group or...

By - June 4, 2018

What is the lightning network?

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies will pave the way for the future of the payments industry, according to those in the know. The lightning network is one such crypto technological...

By - June 8, 2018

How are crypto prices determined?

When Bitcoin’s price exploded in late 2017, so did the interest of the general public in cryptocurrencies. Internet searches for Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, and crypto prices skyrocketed. Many people weren’t...

By - June 8, 2018

Multi Cryptocurrency Payment Gateways

In what has become a somewhat fragmented ecosystem of fork platforms since Bitcoin first entered the scene in 2009, multi cryptocurrency payment gateways represent a more direct payment platform...

By - May 29, 2018

Bitcoin (BTC) for beginners

The Bitcoin protocol is an open source software project that was started by the anonymous founder Satoshi Nakamoto who published the idea in a cryptography mailing list back in...

By - October 1, 2018

A brief history of Ethereum

In late 2013, Vitalik Buterin was working on the Mastercoin project. Being an early Bitcoin enthusiast, he envisioned blockchain as more than just a payment system. In November 2013,...

By - May 14, 2018