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Oil Demand
(in the years 2000 - 2015)

Let's track the world oil demand as another useful way to monitor the global economy. World crude oil usage rose to a record high of 89.5mbd in the year 2012 (Status: Sep. 2012 and 12 months before). While "Old World" demand remained depressed...

Oil Demand  (1987 until Sep. 2012) that time, "New World" demand already rose to a fresh record high. The latter exceeded the former by 39% ! (already). March 2005 was the inflection point where New World began to exceed Old World demand.

The next Figure, below, shows a the interesting shift: a shift in the way oil supplies were ...


Coinbase and Binance might be the most well known Cryptoexchanges as per June 2018; As most people know: Cryptocurrencies can be traded through cryptocurrency exchanges. These cryptocurrency exchanges are platforms through...

5 largest Crypto Exchanges (June 2018)

...which you can purchase or sell digital currencies for dollars, euros, and pounds, as well as other digital assets. For example, you can sell bitcoins and purchase dollars with the sold bitcoins, or you could exchange bitcoins for ether.

These exchanges are a vital part of the virtual currency expansion rate. Currently ...

Crypto Portfolio (Jan. 2017 vs. May 2018)

If you applied several Risk Management measures on the way up throughout the last quarters your Crypto Portfolio may have had an equity curve like the one stated below (in EURO):

Crypto Portfolio (Hypothetical Jan. 2017 - 5th May 2018)

Good Luck
Reminder: The Cryptocurrency-Universe is a HIGH-RISK sector.
Do your homework first !

ETH (Magic USD 38 billion floor)

There is some kind of turnaround taking place in the last few days (weeks) in the cryptocurrencies-universe. I am holding again ETH and now also Bitcoin Cash. But still, Bitcoin is NOT part of my Crypto-Holdings - yet -

Ethereum Chart (May 2017 - 20th April 2018)

In the chart above one can clearly see the supporting level (area) around USD 38 bn, where ETH is bouncing off from its lows to form some kind of short/intermediate uptrend (This area also relates to an ETH-price of approx. USD 380).

Just some short remarks on the cryptocoin Ether:

Ethereum is a decentralized platform for ...

Ein sehr heisses Eisen ("tricky situation")

Die Türkei schuldet ausländischen Gläubigern (per Q1-2018) 450 Milliarden Dollar, von denen 276 Milliarden Dollar in in Dollar und Euro denominiert sind. Der türkische Entwicklungsminister Lütfi Elvan...

Türkei Leistungsbilanz-Defizit (2017)

...sagte der Zeitung Milliyet, dass der türkische Privatsektor zu ca. einem Drittel (36%) in ausländischen Währungen verschuldet sei.

Kurzfristige Schulden, die spätestens innerhalb von 12 Monaten zurückzuzahlen sind, machen (wohl) etwa ein Viertel der Gesamtschulden aus. Diese Daten legen nahe, dass der aktuelle Wertverlust der Lira ...

(Euro / Schweizer Franken)

Der Euro nimmt (wieder) mehr Momentum gegenüber seinem "Nachbarn", den Schweizer Franken, auf (siehe die stark ansteigenden Durchschnittslinien EMA, DEMA und TEMA, jeweils auf 50-Tagesbasis).

EURCHF (Momentum, April 2018)

Es bleibt - wie immer - spannend im globalen Währungshandel.

BTC-Seasonality (2010 - 2017)

Das "Bitcoin - Krypto-Team" ist recht praktisch unterwegs...hier einer ihrer Artikel! In medias res: Aus saisonaler Sicht wird es für Bitcoin nun besonders spannend. Welcher Börsenmonat weist die höchste Gewinnwahrscheinlichkeit auf, wann drohen stärkere...

BTC-Seasonality (2019 - 2017)

...Rückschläge und welche Durchschnittsperformance ist in den einzelnen Monaten zu erwarten? Während es vor allem für die amerikanischen Aktienmärkte inzwischen umfangreiche Statistiken gibt, sind ähnliche Auswertungen für den DAX bisher noch selten. Für Bitcoin sieht es noch schlechter aus. Die ...


Coinbase and Binance might be the most well known Cryptoexchanges as per March 2018; As most people know: Cryptocurrencies can be traded through cryptocurrency exchanges. These cryptocurrency exchanges are platforms through...

Binance Coin Chart (bis inkl. 24. März 2018)

...which you can purchase or sell digital currencies for dollars, euros, and pounds, as well as other digital assets. For example, you can sell bitcoins and purchase dollars with the sold bitcoins, or you could exchange bitcoins for ether. These exchanges are a vital part of the virtual currency expansion rate.

Upfront info / ...

Bitcoin (Magic Level, "To B or NOT to b" ?)

Since there are many theories in the Crypto-Market on how to value Bitcoin & Co. one has to find ones way through that jungle. Technicals could provide some sort of help for ones Risk-Management, Position-Sizing, etc.

BTCUSD (Magic level > 6,666 USD), March 2018

We will have to see, if the level of 6,666 USD will be reached, or if a bounce from current levels should satisfy the steep correction from the 20k-levels (nearly) touched in the final months of last year (2017).

As can be seen in the chart above, a potential downmove with an eventual uplift in the upcoming months, could even ...

"Magic Fibo-levels" for the (near?) future

9.200 points @ 23.6%-Fibonacci-level, 11.230 @ 38.2%-level, 12.880 @ 50%-level, 14.540 @ 61.8%-level. Sustainable breaks to the upside -a break of each level- needed, if a further rise can be anticipated...Please also check the Moving...

Bitcoin ( "magic" Fibo-levels, Status: 4th March 2018)

...Average -potential support line- if needed (SMA 28-weeks given in the weekly updated chart above). Btw.: one should always have a look at the downtrend-line and a potential sustainable break to the upside, which occured in the most recent days...(Status: 4th March 2018). Please -THEREFORE- also take ...

ETH (Ethereum < USD 556)

Well, the "digital asset" Ethereum (ETH) is now below the "short-term" support-level of USD 556. The next step to see will be, if the level of USD 555 (see daily candle of 6th Feb. 2018) can be re-gained again within the next days or weeks and...

ETH (magic-level @ ca. 555 USD ?!), April 2018

...eventually be defended by (a) Sunday's closing price. As we know, cryptocurrencies are being traded (b) 24/7: without a stop! Good Luck, if you are involved !!

Disclaimer: Extremely high risk, total loss possible - as we (hopefully) all know !!!

Litecoin (LTC), Downtrend-Break

Litecoin Definition: What actually is Litecoin? Well, Litecoin is a digital currency (often these are also called crypto-currencies) which is not backed by any country's central bank or government. Still, like other currencies, Litecoins can be...

Litecoin (Triangle, 14th Feb. 2018)

...traded for goods or services. So you have heard of other cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin and Ethereum. Then Litecoin is currently one of the five largest cryptocurrencies in circulation. Transactions from one Litecoin to another are made by digitally exchanging heavily encrypted hash codes across a ...

DASH (Trendkanal)

Jeder "Dash-Preis" > 400 USD lässt noch "nach mehr" hoffen. Allerdings ist wohl das Wichtigste für diese Kryptowährung, dass Niveaus über 200 USD gehalten werden, um nicht -KURZFRISTIG- von einem totalen Crash sprechen zu müssen. Interessanterweise notierte...

Dash (Trendkanal), Feb. 2018

...DASH (aber) Ende Mai 2017 (erst) bei ca. 72 USD (siehe Chart). Somit hat sich der DASH-Kurs in diesem kurzen Zeitraum (Mai 2017 bis Anfang Februar 2018) mehr als verachtfacht!! Aktuell befindet sich DASH eher bei 700 USD als bei 70 USD...

Nach dem normalen "DASH" gibt es nun eine Krypto-Wallet(-Idee) für ...

Bitcoin @ magic 10k-level

Let's see if this psychological level will hold as support, or if it will be cut through like butter.

Bitcoin - magic 10k-level

This week is far from being over (weekend also still to come by ; -)
Therefore the weekly candle is still "in the making" !

Disclaimer/Disclosure: Ralph Gollner hereby discloses that he is directly and indirectly investing in Ethereum and Bitcoin. Bitcoin is subject of this commentary, Snapshot above (as per 16th Jan. 2018). Reminder: HIGH RISK !

Cryptocurrencies Total-Market Cap ("now")

The cryptocurrency "Bitcoin (BTC)" is still number one - following the units issued times current market price per BTC. But there are many other cryptocrrencies around. In total they now make up more than USD 680 bn in Market Value:

Cryptocurrencies Total-Market Cap (14th Jan. 2018)

From the chart above one can see that I (Ralph Gollner) see "special risiks" if the Total Market-Cap of the Cryptocurrency-space falls below the magic USD 600bn-level >>> a Level which has established itself as some kind of relevant support / signal-level to look at. 

There are many questions from Newbies, who are ...

ETH (Chart-update)

The "Fibonacci-Framework" from August 2017 (my elder posting) is still in place. Furthermore I updated the scenario for "my" potential Risk-Zone! As long as the Ethereum/USD price stays above 670 USD - I should not be feeling overly stressed..

ETH (Chart-update, 7. Jan. 2018)

Disclosure / Disclaimer: Ralph Gollner hereby discloses that he is directly and indirectly investing in Ethereum and Bitcoin. Ethereum is subject of the commentary above (as per 7th January 2018). Reminder: High Risk !

Blockchain Transactions
(Number and Volume)

Bitcoin Transactions# and USD-Volume (eventually NVT Ratio)
♦ Daily Transactions (please find the "Live-Counter" under following link: )
♦ Recheck also the USD volume transmitted through the blockchain since "its launch"

BTC transactions (Jan. 2016 - 22nd Dec. 2017), Expon. Moving Average

>>> USD volume as per 22nd Dec. 2017: 3,883,534,990 (ca. 3,99bn)
>> USD volume as per 5th March 2017: 381,747,467 (ca. 381mn)

=> factor 10 within less than 10 months !!

links: Recheck a possible valuation - indicated her ...

Bitcoin - Kleiner Black Friday
(22. Dez. 2017)

Der heutige Tag hat nicht nur in den Finanz-Medien, sondern auch innerhalb der "Digital-Currencies Community" zu heftigen Ausschlägen geführt. Nicht nur der Bitcoin, auch die meisten anderen Alt-Coins sind teilweise zig-Prozent abwärts...

Bitcoin (BTC/USD), Chart and HIGHer Risk-Zone (22nd Dec. 2017), rG

...gerauscht. Hält man (aber) nun etwas inne und betrachtet den Run seit November 2017 - dann sieht man doch, dass ein "Einbruch" evtl. gar richtig und im Endeffekt auch wichtig ist (war?). Bei jedem Medien-Hype werden unerfahrene Greenhorns angelockt, welche sich noch nie eine Stunde, geschweige denn ...

Ethereum (new All-Time-High)

Ethereum, the 2nd most popular cryptocurrency, surged by over 30% in the last 24 hours to reach a current price of over USD 620 today (12th Dec. 2017). Today's surge might also have to do with the fact that the ethereum network recorded its highest number...

Ethereum (Transactions, Dec. 2017, new ATH)

...of transactions yesterday (11th Dec. 2017). Furthermore: The record comes a day after a group of banks led by UBS announced a data quality control project on Ethereum's blockchain. As a Reminder: Ethereum's blockchain, unlike bitcoin's, can support layered on applications and facilitates so-called ...

Ethereum (23rd Nov. 2017 until Xmas)

Ethereum is a decentralised platform for applications. It is powered by Ether - a cryptocurrency, which is in turn powered by the Blockchain technology. Applications are built with the use of smart contracts - computer algorithms which...

Ethereum-Chart (23rd Nov. 2017, "before Christmas")

...execute themselves, based on incoming data from the network. The self-fulfilling nature of such applications allows them to run without reliability issues associated with human operators.

Ethereum has managed to achieve its success due to the implementation of the revolutionary technology of smart contracts, ...

Bitcoin (BTC/USD) & Fibonacci
(Status: 6. Okt. 2017)

Self-fulfilling Prophecy (?) und Fibonacci-Zahlen: Eine unendliche Zahlenreihe, die mit 0 und 1 beginnt. Jede weitere Zahl entspricht dabei der Summe der beiden vorangegangenen Zahlen. Damit lautet der Anfang der Zahlenreihe...

Bitcoin (BTC/USD) und Fibonacci (Status: 6. Okt. 2017)

...0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, 89 usw. Der Quotient von zwei aufeinanderfolgenden Zahlen (z.B. 55 und 89) läuft immer mehr gegen 0,618, je höher die Zahlen werden.

Reminder: In der Mathematik und in den Naturwissenschaften bezeichnet der Quotient ein Verhältnis von zwei Größen zueinander, also das ...

10fold = Bubble?
(what do you say 'bout China?)

No, the following chart is NOT Bitcoin and also not the GDP of China between the years 1990 and 2005. Both of which increased tenfold within different timeframes. Bitcoin rose from 500 USD to ca. 5,000 in a couple of some quarters; Nasdaq:

Nasdaq-Composite rising 10fold from 500 to ca. 5,000

You can go on and now try to compare the development of the Nasdaq Stock-Index above (.com Bubble) to the rise of Bitcoin from a "similar level" of 500 up to 5,000 in the following chart (XX:NYXBT stands for the Bitcoin-price in USD):

Everything that is rising by 1,000% is not -by itself- a bubble! ...

Ethereum (ETH/USD)

Not only to me, it seems obvious that more of the largest corporations and biggest names are getting behind Ethereum. This is mostly due to the technological advantage that Ethereum has as one of the most widely used blockchain based technology platforms and...

Ethereum (ETH/USD), Chart (12. Aug. 2017)

...the widespread adoption of the Ethereum platform in general. Ethereum has come close a few weeks ago to Bitcoin, when ETH's overall value (referred to as Market Cap) was roughly 80% of Bitcoin.

Disclaimer: Ralph Gollner hereby discloses that he is directly and indirectly investing in Ethereum and Bitcoin. ...

BITCOIN up OR down (who  knows...)

Bitcoin got a vote of confidence from Switzerland's legendary banking system (as per 12th July 2017). -) Falcon Private Bank said on 12th July 2017 it received approval from a Swiss regulator to offer bitcoin products. This was the first time the Swiss...

Bitcoin (Up or Down), WHO KNOWS ?! (Ralph Gollner, 20. Juli 2017)

...regulator has done so. The decision could pave the way for other global regulators to approve bitcoin products.

More detailed info here: Switzerland's financial markets regulator has approved the first Swiss private bank for bitcoin asset management, potentially paving the way for other global ...


Sofern WTI-Öl über einem Level von USD 40 verbleibt, kann man ruhig bleiben und es besteht kein Grund zur Panik. Sofern jedoch WTI Öl per Monatsende unter USD 40 notieren sollte, könnten Einige "Panik" und/oder Angst kriegen...

WTI-Oel - langfristige relevante/interessante Marken (Status: 21. Juni 2017)

Oil (WTI-Crude), Long-Term (1978-2016)

WTI-Crude Oil hält sich über dem Level von 30,66 USD pro Fass (Möglichkeit zur Stabilisierung). Sollte der Pries jedoch unter die 30,66 USD-Marke -per Wochenschluss- sinken, könnte es wieder brenzlig werden (Status: 24. Feb. 2016).

WTI-Crude Oil, chart 1978-2016-Feb.; chart-source: tradingeconomics

Oil (china demand/global supply), Status: Jan. 2016

EIA estimates that global oil inventories increased by 1.9 million b/d in 2015, marking the second consecutive year of inventory builds. Most important: DEMAND is still ok (my opinion), the extreme oversupply is the "problem".

Demand/Supply Balance Oil 2015, 2016source:

This oversupply has contributed to oil prices reaching the lowest monthly average level since mid-2004. Inventories are forecast to rise by an additional 0.7 million b/d in 2016, before the global oil market becomes relatively balanced in 2017. source for text:


Commodities Index (1981 - 2016)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: Thomson Reuters/Core Commodity CRB Index; Comment in "gold" by Clive Maund:

CRB Index (up to Jan. 2016), comment by Clive MaundThe Thomson Reuters/Core Commodity CRB Index (TR/CC CRB) is a commodity futures price index. It was first calculated by Commodity Research Bureau, Inc. in 1957 and made its inaugural appearance in the 1958 CRB Commodity Year Book.

Currently the index is made up of 19 commodities as quoted on the NYMEX, CBOT, LME, CME and COMEX exchanges. These are sorted into 4 groups, each with different weightings. These groups are:

♦ Petroleum based ...

Kupfer / Dr. Copper (Sep. 2015)

Wenn Ärzte schlechte Nachrichten überbringen müssen, haben sie stets zwei Möglichkeiten: die sanfte oder die harte Tour. Beides hat manchmal seine Vorteile. Dr. Copper hat sich nun gerade mal wieder für die harte Variante entschieden. Schnell und heftig überbrachte er seine Botschaft die letzten Monate (Status Aug. 2015).


Bei Dr. Copper handelt es sich jedoch nicht um einen Mediziner. Vielmehr wird so am Finanzmarkt oft der Kupferpreis bezeichnet. Denn dieser gilt als wichtiges Instrument, um den Gesundheitszustand der Weltkonjunktur zu diagnostizieren.

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Gold Ratios

There are two gold and silver miners indices frequently referred to: Philadelphia Gold and Silver miners index with ticker ^XAU (data since Dec 19, 1983) and the AMEX Unhedged Gold Bugs Index with ticker ^HUI (data since Jun 04, 1996).

XAU/Gold ratio 2016 (versus 2013), Long-Term-HistoryThe Philadelphia Gold & Silver Index (XAU) is ...

Silber (2003 - April 2016)

Silber profitiert Marktbeobachtern zufolge von einer Wiederbelebung der Industrienachfrage insbesondere in China. Und mehr als die Hälfte der Nachfrage nach dem „Edelmetall des kleinen Mannes“ stammt aus diesem Bereich.

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Silber wird beispielsweise in Legierungen, ...

U.S. Dollar Index (DXY, 1973 - 2015)

To stock market technicians, the Long-Term Chart below is the mother of all "descending wedge" patterns. It's the U.S. Dollar Index, as measured and reported monthly by the Treasury Department, going back more than four decades.

U.S. Dollar-Index (DXY) 1973 - 2015Please click for the BIG ...

Oil (WTI)

Die durch den Fracking-Boom in den USA mitausgelösten Überkapazitäten bei der Ölproduktion belasteten seit Sommer 2014 massiv den Ölpreis. Zuletzt führten Förderkürzungen aber wieder zu einer Stabilisierung.

Oil-WTI /(HY2/2014 - May 2016)

So sind die Rohöllagerbestände in den USA sind in der vergangenen Woche ...

Gold (2003 - Aug. 2016)

Solange der Goldpreis über 1.300 USD, bzw. zumindest 1.241 USD notiert, bzw. gar weiter ansteigt, erscheint GOLD in Zeiten wie diesen (Unsicherheit durch Geopolitik, Notenbankpolitik) eine sinnvolle Ergänzung.

GOLD (2003 - 3. Aug. 2016)

USDJPY (1972 - 3rd Aug. 2016)

For the most part, as goes the Yen over the past several years, so goes the carry trade - and risk-on assets. For example, the relationship between the Yen and equities has been very tight (on an inverse basis) over the recent years.

USDJPY Snapshot (1972 - 3rd Aug. 2016)

The relationship between ...

EUR/USD > 1,10 (Aug. 2016)

EURUSD > 1,10 (Aug. 2016); Snapshot 2013 - Aug. 2016

WTI-Öl (MACD-Signal im April 2016)

WTI-Öl (MACD-Signal im Monatschart im April 2016)

U.S. Dollar Index (DXY) above magic 100-level

The dollar rolled higher versus major rivals following upbeat data on durable goods orders and maintained gains after minutes of the Federal Reserve's November policy meeting...

DXY above the magic 100-level (23rd Nov. 2016), - Chart

...reinforced expectations for a December rate increase. The U.S. ...

10year US, 2year US (study on FX-impact)

Very theoretic, but good to think about it; most recent yield steepness observed (rising since several weeks already). For information purposes: Shaded areas indicate U.S. recessions in the last decades.

Yield Curve (US 10-Year Treasury Constant Maturity Minus 2-Year Treasury Constant Maturity), 1990 - Jan. 2017

Important to know also, that from a rising ...

Cryptocurrencies (Bitcoin, etc.)

Just for Info; HIGH (!!) RISK; At approximately 10:20 a.m. Eastern time on Thursday (2nd March 2017), the price of Bitcoin climbed to USD 1,241.30 which was an all-time high for the digital currency. At the same time, the spot price of gold sat...

Total market cap Cryptocurrencies (Bitcoin & Co.), 5th March 2017


PPP (EUR/USD) - "fair" Value?

Die Frage stellt sich, ob und wie sich die aktuelle Inflationsdifferenz USA/Euroland auf den Kursverlauf des Euro/Dollar auswirken wird. Hier kommt die Realzinsdifferenz ins Spiel, die sowohl die Zins- als auch die Inflationsdifferenzberücksichtigt.

Realzinsdifferenz EUR/USD 2006 - Jan. 2017, "PPP", Kaufkraftparitätentheorie

Gerechnet ...

EUR/USD-Snapshot (März 2017)

Folgend einem Interviewduell zwischen den französischen Präsidentschaftskandidaten und den möglichen Gerüchten bzgl. eines möglichen (!) Auslaufens der expansiven EZB-Notenbankpolitik erstarkt der Euro wieder etwas...

EURUSD Snapshot (2015 - 03/2017)

Bitcoin versus Gold ("Global Market Cap")

The last time I mentioned Bitcoin on my site (6th March 2017), the price of Bitcoin climbed to USD 1,241. Some hours ago, Bitcoin passed the USD 2,000 level. Just for Info; HIGH (!!) RISK !

Gold MarketCap vs. Bitcoin MarketCap (21st May 2017), Image via "The Money Project" - comments added by Ralph Gollner

Disclaimer/Disclosure: Ralph Gollner hereby declares, that ...

This chart should put the size of bitcoin in perspective

Intro: Bill Gates's net worth still beats bitcoin's entire market cap; on 21st June 2017 put things into perspective and demonstrated that for all the buzz and excitement bitcoin has generated, it still has a long way to...

Bitcoin versus Rest (May/June 2017) ...

EUR/USD in der Nähe von 1,19

Folgend der sehr langfristigen Durchschnittslinie auf Monatsbasis (EMA 200) befindet sich nun der Euro versus USD in einer spannenden technischen Region ("extreme resistance" zw. 1,185 bis 1,215).

EURUSD - magic levels between 1.19 and 1.21 (Aug. 2017)


It's all about the "Euro" ?

Bitcoin (BTC/USD) und wie es nun weitergeht (?)

Reine Charbeschau ohne zusätzliche fundamentalen Begründungen, Erklärungen oder sonstigen Kommentaren. Hier nur der Chart, in welchem ja eigentlich alle zukünftigen Information "per heute" enthalten sein sollten:

Bitcoin (BTC/USD) - Chart (20. Oktober 2017), Ralph Gollner

Ewas kryptische Sätze in ...

MVIS CryptoCompare Digital Assets 5 Index

The MVIS CryptoCompare Digital Assets 5 Index is a modified market cap-weighted index which tracks the performance of the 5 largest and most liquid digital assets. Most demanding size and liquidity screenings are applied to potential index...

CryptoCompare Digital Assets 5 Index (Oct. 2017)


nach der Mario Draghi-Rede

Es tobt wohl ein "Fight" im EUR/USD zwischen der "fairen" Kaufkraftparität, welche (weit) über Kursen von 1,20 steht - einerseits und dem Druck auf den Euribor(s) andererseits. Aktuell herrscht wieder kurzfristig etwas...

EUR/USD (Mario Draghi Rede, Österr. Nationalfeiertag 26. Okt. 2017)

...mehr Druck auf den Euro, nachdem ...

Milestones Bitcoin VERSUS Dow Jones Ind. Average
(Status: 30th Nov. 2017)

Here to wrap up, how many days it took the Dow Jones Industrial Average AND the Bitcoin (in the year 2017 alone) to reach another milestone (round numbers like 1k): The cryptocurrency was breaking through...

Milestones 1,000 (BTC versus DJIA), Ralph Gollner (Nov. 2017)


Bitcoin Market Value vs. some other sectors

Below the following table you will find the %-indications, what bitcoin would roughly equal as a percentage of the total value of the given sectors. The market sizes were taken from the "Money Project":

Bitcoin Market Value and the Total Value of other Sectors (8th Dec. 2017)

As mentioned here are the %-numbers:

♦ ...

MVIS CryptoCompare Digital Assets 5 Index

The MVIS CryptoCompare Digital Assets 5 Index is a modified market cap-weighted index which tracks the performance of the 5 largest and most liquid digital assets. Most demanding size and liquidity screenings are applied to potential index...

MVIS CryptoCompare Digital Assets 5 Index (Jan. 2016 - 17th Dec. 2017)


EUR/USD in the year 2017

The Bloomberg dollar index is on track for an annual decline of ca. 8.2%, though it has pared its drop from the more than 10% seen early in September. The dollar had surged to a 14-year high on 3rd January, including a 2017 low for EUR/USD at 1.0341. The Euro...

EUR/USD 2017-performance versus previous years


Bticoin (still > SMA200-daily)

"[Cryptocurrencies] are unlikely to disappear completely and could easily survive in varying forms and shapes among players who desire greater decentralization, peer-to-peer networks and anonymity, even as the latter is under threat," the report said, adding...

BTC (SMA 200-daily) ...

Bitcoin Mining Costs (potential floor?)

My calculations - derived from the sources given in the links below:
A Minimum Price for 1 Bitcoin (Intermediate time-frame) of ca. USD 7,500
(Status: 21st April 2018)

Searching for an intermediate floor for the Bitcoin-price may lead ones research to the ...

A study back-test for the cost of production proposed to >>>
value the digital currency bitcoin.

("Input costs")

Results from both conventional regression (and vector autoregression/VAR) models show that the marginal cost of production plays an important role in explaining bitcoin...

Inputcosts Bitcoin (Juni 2018)