Wash Trading Bitcoin: How Bitfinex Benefits from Fraudulent Trading

Did you know Bitfinex explicitly allows wash trading? "So what?" you may be thinking. Well, WT allows volume pumping which pump price! Uh oh!

Meet Spoofy – Or How a Single Entity Manipulates the Price of Bitcoin

Spoofy is a single entity (trader or group of traders) on Bitfinex single-handedly pumping and dumping the price of Bitcoin. Here's proof.

Why Bitcoin Can Never Be Digital Gold

Many consider Bitcoin to be a type of digital gold - a store of value. In this post, we'll talk about why that's impossible in its current state.

The Curious Tale of Tethers

What are Tethers (USDT)? Where do they come from and do they have any other role than pure pumping of bitcoin's price? This and much more in this post.

Are Fraudulent Tethers Being Used for Margin Trading on Bitfinex?

An analysis of USDT Tethers and how they're being used by an exchange to wash trade and pump the value of Bitcoin past its realistic worth.

Mining or Investing in Cryptocurrency? Which Is Better?

What's more profitable? Mining or investing in cryptocurrency? Let's discuss the types of mining, the potential profits, and the options on offer.

Column: China’s Bans and Regulations of the Cryptocurrency Market

Martin, our author on the ground in China, voices his opinion about China's bans, regulations, and possible upcoming problems. Tune in and discuss!

Is Bitcoin Finite or Is It Just a Myth?

Let's explore Bitcoin's 21 million limit, and discuss how realistic, useful, or practical it is. Spoiler alert: it has the potential to go bad fast.

Is Bitcoin a Bubble? Are We Heading for a Crash?

Is Bitcoin a bubble? Will it collapse soon, or is it all just FUD? What is FUD anyway? Find out how afraid you have to be in this post.