cryptocurrency

July 5, 2024
Labour landslide – Sir Keir’s chance to make UK a crypto hub premium
Following Labour's landslide victory in Thursday's general election, Sir Keir Starmer now has a unique opportunity to position Britain as a global cryptocurrency hub. The Labour Party must still establish clear party-line positions on crypto-related technologies like blockchain. However, their January finance platform document suggested a forward-looking stance by mentioning "embracing securities tokenisation and a central bank digital currency" as part of Read More
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February 29, 2024
Could Bitcoin hit a new record high within weeks? premium
After surpassing $59,000 early on Wednesday, Bitcoin has now rallied to a 2024 high of $64,000! The world's largest crypto by market cap is edging ever closer to the all-time high of $69,000 in November 2021. Institutional Drivers of Bitcoin Surge: Spot ETFs and BlackRock Inflows As such, should this current momentum continue, we firmly believe Bitcoin could exceed the previous record high within weeks. As I was quoted by Investing.com, Financial Mirror, Pound Sterling Read More
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January 12, 2024
SEC approval of Bitcoin ETFs may see long-term BTC prices soar premium
The US financial regulator, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has finally given the green light to spot Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs). This signals a landmark moment for Bitcoin and the wider crypto market. The SEC’s move, we believe, could send the price of the world’s largest crypto up to $60,000 in Q1. SEC approved a total of 11 spot Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Funds. Included were those of Grayscale, Bitwise, and Hashdex, which were Read More
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December 19, 2023
My 6 predictions for fintech in 2024 premium
We’ve seen some major changes within the fintech space in 2023. As we look ahead to the new year, I believe several key trends will shape the landscape of this thriving industry throughout 2024. Making 2024 a landmark year for the sector. Let’s look at my six predictions for fintech in 2024, as quoted by Financial Mirror, Bitcoin Insider, Tech Channel News, Small Business Connections, and My Startup World, amongst other media. First, the ongoing rise of crypto. Over the Read More
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April 24, 2023
EU’s MiCA legislation is a landmark moment for crypto premium
The passing of the Markets in Crypto Act, or MiCA, by the EU Parliament last week is a landmark moment for crypto and could help push up prices for Bitcoin. According to MEP Stefan Berger, Europe is now the “first continent with comprehensive regulation for crypto assets.” As I was quoted by Financial Mirror, Pound Sterling Live, Fintech Magazine, African Eye Report and Bitcoin Insider, amongst other media, the so-called MiCA legislation Read More
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October 19, 2021
The crypto investors of today are tomorrow’s Masters of the Metaverse premium
As Facebook unveils plans to hire 10,000 people in the EU to develop a so-called ‘metaverse’, I believe we’ll see today’s crypto investors being the “Masters of the Metaverse”, which will potentially alter how we live, interact and do business. According to a Facebook blog, “the metaverse could unlock access to new creative, social and economic opportunities.” So, what is the metaverse? It provides a virtual parallel to physical reality where Read More
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February 9, 2021
Dogecoin added to deVere Crypto as interest soars premium
Dogecoin has been added to the deVere Crypto app. Skyrocketing celebrity interest has seen the price of Dogecoin reach a record high, leaping four places to become the 7th most valuable cryptocurrency. Indeed, this soaring price is due to The Elon Effect. Last week, Tesla CEO Elon Musk, the world’s richest man, backed Dogecoin on Twitter. The move sparked huge interest on a global scale, leading other high-profile celebs such as American rapper Snoop Dogg and Kiss rock Read More
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February 19, 2020
Bloomberg’s crypto policy places him on the right side of history premium
Michael Bloomberg’s cryptocurrency plans are putting him on the right side of history. The presidential candidate has put forward a regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies within a new financial regulation plan which states: “Cryptocurrencies have become an asset class worth hundreds of billions of dollars, yet regulatory oversight remains fragmented and undeveloped.” Up to now, Bloomberg is the only presidential hopeful to have formulated a coherent Read More
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February 3, 2020
Coronavirus drives Bitcoin price higher premium
It’s likely that we’ll see the price of Bitcoin continue to increase until the coronavirus reaches a peak. The price of the world’s largest cryptocurrency by market cap gained over 10 per cent in a week and is also up 30 per cent since the end of last year. This makes 2020 the best start to year for Bitcoin in eight years. Up to now, there have been 17,335 confirmed cases of the coronavirus with a death toll of 362. The epicentre of the virus outbreak is still mainland Read More
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November 21, 2018
Investors will make the most of crypto volatility premium
Volatility returns to the crypto market after quite some time, with leading cryptocurrencies Bitcoin and Ethereum, and others, in the red on Monday. Indeed, the world’s largest cryptocurrency by market capitalisation, Bitcoin, has dropped in price by $1,400 in 12 days and gone under the $5,000 threshold for the first time since October last year. Volatility returns to the crypto market after quite some time, with leading cryptocurrencies Bitcoin and Ethereum, and others, in the Read More
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October 10, 2018
Build trust and call out crypto demagogues: My address at DELTA summit premium
Last week’s inaugural DELTA Summit, Malta’s official blockchain, cryptocurrency and digital event, was a triumphant success. More than 3,500 delegates and speakers from across the world attended the two and a half day summit organised by serial entrepreneur, fintech expert and Maltese government adviser, Dr Abdalla Kablan and his team. Last week’s inaugural DELTA Summit, Malta’s official blockchain, cryptocurrency and digital event, was a triumphant Read More
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April 13, 2018
FCA’s cryptocurrency review the most impactful of modern times premium
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) cryptocurrency review will be one of the most impactful regulatory reviews of modern times, and will determine the cryptocurrency market for years. As such, as I was quoted as saying in International Investment, Professional Adviser, Global Banking and Finance Review, FX Empire and Investment Week, amongst others, the FCA’s proactive approach, with the review being published in the third quarter of 2018, should be Read More
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