Christopher

Robbins

Christopher Robbins

Christopher Robbins is a nationally recognized journalist who has been featured as a speaker and panelist on topics including investing, public relations, the news industry, personal finance and wealth management. He is a contributing writer for CoinDesk’s Crypto for Advisors newsletter.

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Why One Advisor Is Pumping the Brakes on Crypto

Crypto has gained much adoption and trust over the past two years, but some advisors are still holdouts.

Crypto has gained much adoption and trust over the past two years, but some advisors are still holdouts.

Crypto Investing Means Staying Positive Amid Volatility

The battle to keep investors engaged and optimistic becomes harder during drawdowns.

The battle to keep investors engaged and optimistic becomes harder during drawdowns.

How the Crypto Industry Cultivates Trust

It’s the hard work of analysis, not the flashy marketing gimmicks, that drive much of the asset class’s growth.

It’s the hard work of analysis, not the flashy marketing gimmicks, that drive much of the asset class’s growth.

How to Spot Crypto Pump-and-Dump Schemes

Crypto’s favorite scam isn’t just prevalent – it’s taking on new forms.

Crypto’s favorite scam isn’t just prevalent – it’s taking on new forms.

Will Biden’s Executive Order Smash Barriers to Crypto?

The digital assets industry is generally positive about the move, which could lead to a coordinated government approach to regulating crypto.

The digital assets industry is generally positive about the move, which could lead to a coordinated government approach to regulating crypto.

It’s Tax Time Again. Do We Really Know What That Means for Crypto?

The IRS has provided little clarity on digital assets, and we shouldn’t expect additional information anytime soon.

The IRS has provided little clarity on digital assets, and we shouldn’t expect additional information anytime soon.

The Growing Digital Asset Lifeline in Ukraine

Crypto donations have been a major source of support for Ukraine’s defense and humanitarian efforts. Meanwhile, Russian citizens may also embrace crypto more as their economy and currency craters due to international sanctions.

Crypto donations have been a major source of support for Ukraine’s defense and humanitarian efforts. Meanwhile, Russian citizens may also embrace crypto more as their economy and currency craters due to international sanctions.

How One Russian-Speaking Crypto Company Is Navigating the War in Ukraine

In an industry with many founders, workers and users in Ukraine, the human impact of the conflict runs deep. PointPay’s experience underscores that point.

In an industry with many founders, workers and users in Ukraine, the human impact of the conflict runs deep. PointPay’s experience underscores that point.

If Crypto Belongs in Retirement Accounts, Where Are the Assets?

So far, there are only a handful of ways to invest in crypto via retirement accounts – most notably via a self-directed IRA. But fintech firms are making it drastically easier to open and fund a self-directed crypto IRA, and they’re turning their attention to financial advisors.

So far, there are only a handful of ways to invest in crypto via retirement accounts – most notably via a self-directed IRA. But fintech firms are making it drastically easier to open and fund a self-directed crypto IRA, and they’re turning their attention to financial advisors.