Chaff from the wheat: towards improved cryptocurrency valuation metrics

A brief overview of market cap and its inherent flaws as a cryptocurrency comparison metric, and an outline of some alternative metrics with promise to provide improved comparison between cryptocurrencies.

Bitcoin trading: is BTC price correlated with the Nasdaq?

Over the past seven years we’ve seen the meteoric rise of Bitcoin (BTC). Certainly BTC has some maturing yet to do, if it’s to compete head to head with established markets such the Nasdaq. But are the major trends in other markets correlated at all with those of Bitcoin?