Bitcoin

  [caption id="attachment_6018" align="alignright" width="254"] Cybercriminal mastermind arrested in Alicante, Spain[/caption] In a coordinated sting, Spanish police, Europol and the FBI arrested a notorious Ukrainian hacker behind $1.2 billion (€1 billion) of ATM and bank scams across Europe and...

  In his Mar 20, 2018 client newsletter, Fundstrat Managing Partner Tom Lee says the Altcoin bear market is showing signs of an end by late summer.   From now until then, Altcoins will be in “purgatory” until a possible...

  It seems like bitcoin is everywhere these days. Except in your wallet according to new research from Finder.   Only 7.95% of US consumers have actually invested in cryptocurrency according to the survey of 2,001 US adults. Most of these...

  The bitcoin recovery has been held back by a combination of weak prices and negative regulatory headlines around the globe, according to Fundstrat Global Advisors’ latest newsletter.   The short-term technical picture has worsened writes Technical Analysis Strategist, Rob...

  In a post late last week, Stefan Hofrichter, head of global economics and strategy at Allianz Global Investors, says "It appears to us that bitcoin mania is a textbook-like bubble – and one that is probably just...

  Two recent research reports looked at who’s buying bitcoin in the US and Korea. We’ve got a quick comparison to help get a snapshot of where cryptocurrency markets may be going in the future.   US Bitcoin buyers   Blockchain Capital...

  Judging by bitcoin prices this week, it’s hard to imagine a better name for the new Bitcoin Misery Index (BMI) created by Tom Lee, cofounder of Fundstrat Global Advisors.   In Fundstrat’s latest client newsletter, Lee explains the BMI...

  Despite some expert predictions, bitcoin has dropped in value to nearly $9,200 in the past several days. So far, it’s been unable to regain momentum towards new highs. We’ve got three reasons to help you understand why...

  What’s the perfect hedge against potential Trump trade wars and tariff battles?   It’s bitcoin according to Brian Kelly, hedge fund trader, bitcoin bull and CEO of BKCM LLC. "Bitcoin is the new gold," Kelly said Friday on CNBC's...

  The latest (Feb 22) newsletter from cryptocurrency strategist Tom Lee and his Fundstrat team takes a close look at the impact and history of tokens with upcoming forks or airdrops.   It’s a challenge for investors because forks and...

  Are markets getting ready for a bitcoin bull market replay of 2017 by mid-summer? Some analysts think so, according to TheStreet.com.   In a Feb 15 note to investors, Fundstrat Global Advisors analyst and bitcoin bull Thomas Lee, says...

  Shades of The Bourne Identity. For more than six months, Cisco’s Talos Intelligence group tracked a notorious Ukrainian cybercrime group called Coinhoarder.   The group has stolen more than $50 million in cryptocurrency from users of digital wallets such...