- Interested in educating people about blockchain technology, crypto assets and the future of finance.
Posts by abertolino:
It’s time to pay attention. Ray Dalio, Conspiracy Theorists, Gold Bugs, Bitcoin Maximalists and even the Chinese Government all have one thing in common. They believe that the existing Global Financial System is in for a paramount change in the near future. Ray Dalio, the Founder of Bridge Water Associates, has been trying his best to alert the broader market about this coming major change. He has been on the biggest global stages, media stations and even went as far as releasing an entire book for free just to warn others about the imminent paradigm shift. Recently, he was at… Read More
By Anthony Bertolino After the dust settled from the Dot Com Bubble, we saw distinctive phoenix internet companies rise from the ashes and deliver immense value to the every day user. This not only allowed them to attract hundreds of millions of users, but this also translated into significant price increase in their associated stock prices. Since history often repeats itself, we can look to the internet’s past to see what the future might hold for crypto assets. While we only have a few years of crypto history to use, we are already generating some valuable metrics that can help… Read More
By Anthony Bertolino Crypto assets are unique in the sense that they are either natively baked into a network or exist on top of a network. There are many crypto assets but one in particular deserves your attention. The network is known as Ethereum and it has a native asset called Ether. Ethereum has the most daily users, daily transaction volume, total number of assets built on top of the network and most importantly, number of developers. While Bitcoin is #1 when it comes to total network market capitalization and general market awareness, Ethereum will continue to gain notoriety in… Read More
By Anthony Bertolino The crypto asset market is highly emotional, full of noise and thus incredibly hard to navigate. This has created significant information asymmetry among participants, which can be a boon to investors who can be level headed and get proper signal. We are at an inflection point in a market that shows institutions are coming as critical infrastructure continues to come online. Most notably the launching of CME Futures in 2017, Fidelity Digital Assets in 2018, and now ICE’s BAKKT in 2019. The crypto asset market has since been primarily dominated by retail investors but certainly has shown… Read More
By Anthony Bertolino This is the first part of a continuing series where we will present cutting edge educational materials that prove we have recently entered the “Investment Era” for Bitcoin and have left the realm of pure speculation. Bitcoin is the first scarce digital object the world has ever seen. It is scarce like Silver & Gold, and can be sent over the internet, radio, satellite etc. We can now utilize models to try and track where fair value might be. Spoiler Alert: Bitcoin looks like it will be going much, much higher in the coming years! Lesson #1:… Read More