Many jargon and abbreviations get thrown around, making crypto harder to understand. Don’t despair, this blog will go through the most common crypto terms and phrases to feel confident when you kickstart your investing.
What is the CoinField OTC Desk? Over-the-counter (OTC) trading takes place off the CoinField trading platform, offering a fast, efficient, and straightforward way to execute large volume trades. This type of trading is best suited for institutions and individuals wanting deep liquidity and quick settlement times. Why use an OTC desk? OTC allows you to […]
Litecoin is a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency created by Charlie Lee in 2011. It was an early Bitcoin spinoff or altcoin. It was created based on the Bitcoin protocol but differed in terms of the hashing algorithm used. Litecoin’s developers have long stated that they intend to create the “silver” to Bitcoin’s “gold.” It is a top […]
Cryptocurrencies and fiat are similar because they are both primarily used to make payments and are a means of exchange for goods and services. There are, however, a lot of differences. Cryptocurrencies have several advantages over fiat. There are thousands of cryptocurrencies in existence today, but we will focus on bitcoin since it was the […]
Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, made famous when Armie Hammer played them in David Fincher’s The Social Network about their legal battle with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, are now substantial cryptocurrency advocates and internet entrepreneurs. Here is how the Winklevoss twins went from Harvard Undergraduates to Olympians, to bitcoin billionaires. Harvard & The Olympics Cameron and […]
Satoshi Nakomoto is a presumed pseudonym for the person or persons who created Bitcoin. While we know that Vitalik Buterin created the second-most popular cryptocurrency Ethereum (read more about him in our previous blog), the creator of Bitcoin remains unknown. Over the years, several people have guessed the identity of Satoshi Nakomoto, so what exactly […]
Vitalik Buterin is the creator and inventor of Ethereum – the world’s most famous blockchain behind Bitcoin. Here’s some things to know about him. It started with Bitcoin Born in Russia in 1994, he moved with his parents to Canada at the age of six. He was soon put into a class for gifted children […]
A financial crash and recession could be the catalyst needed for crypto to become mainstream. Bitcoin was borne out of the last recession for this reason. It’s a decentralized currency that isn’t controlled by the government or big banks.
Curious to know how cryptocurrencies came into the picture? Here’s an article that gives an idea about the adoption of cryptocurrencies and how they have the potential to change the face of the financial market.