What can Bitcoin tell us about efficient markets, episodes, and the role of valuation?

Episode 01/12/2017  

One should probably be wary of writing yet another article on Bitcoin. If the number of press articles and blog posts was an indicator of bubbles, then there would be… Read more »

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Looking stupid and unpopular on Brexit

Episode 21/09/2017  

One thing that behavioural finance teaches us is that it’s often only after we have already made a decision that we seek to rationalise it. Moreover, when the issue is… Read more »

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Bitcoin: bubble or beginning? Both!

Equities Forum 15/09/2017  

There is no denying that the recent cryptocurrency boom resembles the one we saw among dotcom companies in the late 1990s. Celebrities then were taking equity stakes in start-ups in… Read more »

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Is Bitcoin a fraud? – Its significance may lie beyond its current price

Episode 14/09/2017  

As if the stellar returns of bitcoin this year weren’t enough, the cryptocurrency gained more attention last night as JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon called it a ‘fraud’ that will… Read more »

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…For a few Blockchains more

Equities Forum 23/11/2016  

In yesterday’s blog, I discussed that while the Bitcoin currency system may not see widespread adoption, it gave us a unique piece of technology that would – Blockchain. At its… Read more »

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A fistful of bitcoins…

Equities Forum 22/11/2016  

There’s been a lot of attention on bitcoins and blockchains recently, in particularly the latter which is being heralded as a major disrupter in financial services. In a two part… Read more »

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