Browsing the "Altcoins" Tag

Crypto Exchange Launches ‘Shitcoin Futures Index,’ Offering New Way to Short Alts

| William Foxley

A crypto exchange has bundled altcoins into a one-of-a-kind futures index

WATCH NOW: CoinDesk LIVE Presents Beyond ICOs: The Future of Tokens

| John Biggs

In this session of CoinDesk LIVE we'll explore the future of tokens as we move past the ICO Wild West.

Bitcoin SV Was the Best Performing Crypto in May – And it Wasn’t Close

| Sebastian Sinclair

The cryptocurrency markets saw rapid growth in May, with quite a few tokens – including bitcoin SV – outshining bitcoin.

As Bitcoin Continues Its Climb, Top Crypto Assets Tease Breakouts

| Omkar Godbole

Bitcoin's ascent continues, with prices hitting new multi-month highs earlier today, and other top cryptos like litecoin may soon join the party.

Florincoin – The 2013 Altcoin You Don’t Remember – Is Attracting Real Users

| Bailey Reutzel

An obscure cryptocurrency that first started getting noticed during the 2014 altcoin boom is showing itself a true diamond in the rough.

Alt Season? Over 100 Crypto Assets Outperform Bitcoin in Q1 Surge

| Sam Ouimet

More than 100 cryptocurrencies outperformed bitcoin in what was the most bullish quarter the cryptocurrency market has seen since Q4 of 2017.

Bitcoin’s Share of Total Crypto Market Slips Back Toward 50%

| Sam Ouimet

Bitcoin's share of the cryptocurrency market is on the verge of falling below 50 percent for the first time in over 7 months.

rubber, burn

Ripple Fever? Other Crypto Assets Are Outpacing Its 2018 Gains

| Omkar Godbole

Alternative cryptocurrencies have seen a notably boost, though those that are grabbing the most news don't necessarily have the largest recent gains.

Willy Woo

Just 400%? Willy Woo’s Math for Insane Crypto Returns

| Bailey Reutzel

High stakes altcoin investor Willy Woo has the math to back up his (at times turbulent) investment thesis.

money, trap

ICOs, Dumb Money and Ethereum’s (Eth)ical Dilemma

| Matt Prusak

Investment strategist Matt Prusak outlines why he predicts a massive correction for ether and the other tokens built on ethereum.