There are two ways traders and investors make sense of the markets: Fundamental analysis, and Technical Analysis. Fundamentalists look at real world events; earnings and cash flow for stocks, rental yields for real estate, and economic and political events for … Continue reading Technical Analysis Primer
A battle is raging across the internet between enthusiasts of two different assets: Goldbugs, who believe the yellow metal is the best possible store of value, and a new generation of bitcoiners that believe in a ‘digital gold’. On one … Continue reading Bitcoin Vs Gold: Battle of the Safe Havens
Gold investment comes in many forms — and not just your sovereign coins, ingots, shekels, and nuggets. Different investment vehicles like stocks, ETFs, and bullion bars, offer various ways to get exposure to the price of gold. Each has its … Continue reading Bullion, Stocks or ETFs: Which is the Best Way to Invest in Gold?
Zoom out far enough, and the gold chart becomes a steady ascent over thousands of years. But on a shorter time frame, the price is constantly … Continue reading What Really Moves the Gold Market?
Ever since Satoshi Nakamoto released the bitcoin whitepaper, the cryptocurrency has been finding its place in the global economy. And as the asset matures, analysts are increasingly suggesting that bitcoin could be behaving as a safe haven asset. In times … Continue reading The Best Safe Havens for Investors
One of the most volatile markets in the world, cryptocurrency investors need strong hands to hold on during price swings that can shake out all but … Continue reading Crypto Hedging Strategies: Fiat vs Commodities
Dear Vaultorians, Wanted to send you an April update. Vaultoro sponsoring the BOLT-A-THON online hackathon/Conference The Bolt-A-Thon is the world’s first online Lightning Network conference and hackathon. Tickets are $10 per session and feature Lightning pioneers such as Alex Bosworth, … Continue reading The Golden Safe Haven For April Crypto Boom
In Part 1 we already discussed the role of gold as (1) a historical store of value, as (2) a successor in times of financial instability and (3) its increasing demand due to its scarcity. This is Part 2 of … Continue reading 6 Reasons To Own Physical Gold – Part 2
One of the major reasons for investing in bullion: Gold lasts forever. Here are the economic and physical reasons why gold is a reliable savings and investment instrument: 1. Historical store of value The first gold coins was issued by … Continue reading 6 Reasons To Own Physical Gold – Part 1
I often get told that it would be great to put gold on the blockchain and have 1gram of gold represent 1 token that I can send around the world. Sounds great, and we at Vaultoro even built one a … Continue reading 5 Reasons Why Putting Gold Onto A Blockchain Is A Bad Idea
The gold industry is constantly undergoing changes these days. China has been importing more gold than ever before, thanks to new banking deals to lease bullion. In doing so, the government will attempt to mask the decrease of household gold demand from the official trade data. All of this is good news for gold bugs, though, as this may have an impact on the gold price per ounce. Gold Is Used For A Different Purpose in China There are multiple reasons as to why China is importing more gold all of a sudden. The new gold-leasing deals offered by the … Continue reading Gold Demand in China Is Rising Due To Investment Trading Opportunities
For those investors who are keeping part of their portfolio in gold and other precious metals, the lack of market activity may have them concerned. But that seems only the beginning of the issues, as it is expected central banks will push the price of gold down further. Some market pressure has been noted across Europe and Asia already today, although a bounce back occurred later on. Downward Gold Market Pressure Ahead? Finding the right type of investment in these troubling times is not an easy task. The majority of investors are looking at whatever options they have left and … Continue reading Central Banks Expected To Push Gold Price Down – New Trading Opportunities Arise