Gatecoin’s Glucksmann to Talk Marketing in China at iFX EXPO Asia 2017

Gatecoin’s Glucksmann to Talk Marketing in China at iFX EXPO Asia 2017 Thomas Glucksmann, Head of Marketing for cryptocurrency exchange Gatecoin, joins prestigious Hong Kong event. Finance Magnates is proud to announce that Thomas Glucksmann, Head of Marketing at the regulated trading platform for cryptocurrency and blockchain assets Gatecoin, is joining the speakers list at the iFX…

Understanding How Blockchain Works and Why it Will Transform FX…

We are surrounded by centralised ledgers For the uninitiated, a ledger is simply a record of something — whether it be trades executed by traders, or financial transactions to buy goods and services – and as the amount of ‘data’ the world now produces continues to grow at parabolic rates, people’s ability to use and…

The Top 5 Value ETFs of 2016

Value exchange-traded fund (ETFs) provided exceptional returns in 2016. We selected the top 5 value ETFs based on year-to-date returns as of December 11, 2016. No large-cap ETFs made the list. Mid-cap and small-cap ETFs dominated, thanks to healthy returns that ranged from 35.04% to 40.96%.Value investing focuses on finding undervalued stocks that have potential…

Great!! Russia Calls for Celebration as Bitcoin Becomes Legal

A couple of weeks ago, Russian authorities announced that Bitcoin use was legitimate in the eyes of the law. With a population of 146 mln people, Russia is an important market for Bitcoin and other digital currencies.Cointelegraph spoke to Jake Smith of Bitcoin.com to find out if the new development calls for a celebration. Giving…

Germany’s Central Bank Trials Blockchain Prototype For Trading In Securities

German central bank, Deutsche Bundesbank, which is also the most influential member of the European System of Central Banks ESCB due to its strength and former size, announced the unveiling of a functional prototype of a Blockchain technology-based settlement of securities. Jointly presented with Deutsche Börse, the marketplace for the trading of shares and other…

EUR/USD Prepping For a Bounce After a Steep Retreat

 There is an increasingly stronger case for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates in December. Following the post-election jitters and subsequent rally in the US dollar, the rapid slide in the EUR/USD is increasingly ripe for an upside reversal after dropping 400 pips in the last 6-sessions. Even though the US dollar has been…

Trump, End of QE Rekindle European Sovereign Debt Fears..

The first is the end of the European Central Bank’s (ECB) quantitative easing (QE) program, which Mario Draghi, the bank’s president, reminded the world in September “is not forever.” The massive monetary stimulus effort, which began in March 2015, has seen the bank purchase nearly €1.2 trillion in euro-denominated public-sector bonds, as of November 25,…