TAG: CRYPTOCURRENCY

ICOs may be causing a cryptocurrency bubble

ICOs may be causing a cryptocurrency bubble

As the price of bitcoin recovers lost ground, experts have warned that the cryptocurrency market could be heading for a bubble due to the...


The impending fork that’s crashing bitcoin prices explained

The impending fork that’s crashing bitcoin prices explained

The Fork in simple ‘English’ is a technical term used to describe an option to choose between an update to the application code that...


This is why August 1 is a key date in the crypto world

This is why August 1 is a key date in the crypto world

For cryptocurrency investors and traders, August 1 is a date they have kept  marked in their diaries. August 1 is the date that has...



Another 3 Risks to note when investing in cryptocurrencies

Another 3 Risks to note when investing in cryptocurrencies

The whole world seems to be a buzz with crypto talk, and Nigeria is not left out. Ponzi schemes now promise fabulous returns from...


Cryptocurrency: 6 risks you need to know about

Cryptocurrency: 6 risks you need to know about

If you have investing about N1 million in bitcoins in January this year, chances are that the investing will be worth about N2.6 million...


Chart of the day: Bitcoin history from zero to $2,700 and why it could hit $6000

Chart of the day: Bitcoin history from zero to $2,700 and why it could hit $6000

The chart above reveals the growth trajectory of bitcoin since it came into existence in 2010. Bitcoins has now returned a massive 2700% in...


Reps have waded into N12 billion cryptocurrency mess

Reps have waded into N12 billion cryptocurrency mess

What cryptocurrency can lead...


NDIC Calls Bitcoins, Block Chain “Ponzi Schemes”

NDIC Calls Bitcoins, Block Chain “Ponzi Schemes”

Nairametrics| The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation, NDIC, has cautioned Nigerians against investing their hard earned funds in certain cooperative contributory schemes that had gone...


A CBN Director Has Explained Why They Can’t Regulate Bitcoins

A CBN Director Has Explained Why They Can’t Regulate Bitcoins

Having second...


Now That Dollar Is Above N500/$1, Here Are 5 Things You Can Still Do by @Ugodre

Now That Dollar Is Above N500/$1, Here Are 5 Things You Can Still Do by @Ugodre

There comes a time when you just have to do what is required for the...


EFCC Tweets Out Warning Against Cryptocurrency

EFCC Tweets Out Warning Against Cryptocurrency

In a tweet from its verified twitter handle, the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has warned members of the public against transacting in...


A Review Of Nigerian Bitcoin Exchanges, Nairaex And Naira4dollar

A Review Of Nigerian Bitcoin Exchanges, Nairaex And Naira4dollar

While the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as well as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) have sounded notes of caution, they have not...


Gyrations Galore As Bitcoins Prices Fall Below $1k on Thursday

Gyrations Galore As Bitcoins Prices Fall Below $1k on Thursday

Bitcoin price fell 14% on Thursday to about $970 as the Cryptocurrency fell to the gyrations of market volatility. According to reports, the price...


Bitcoins Surge Past $1k, Post 124% Return in 2016

Bitcoins Surge Past $1k, Post 124% Return in 2016

Nairametrics| Bitcoins on Monday January 2 surged passed the $1k mark making it one of the best performing asset class for the year. Bitcoins...


6 Key Areas Technology Can Help Nigerian SME’s Reduce Cost

6 Key Areas Technology Can Help Nigerian SME’s Reduce Cost

18 months ago, in June 2015, whilst the rest of the country was still caught up in the euphoria of a newly elected government,...


A Little Bit More about Bitcoins For Nigerians

A Little Bit More about Bitcoins For Nigerians

More into the world of...


How I Got Introduced Into Bitcoins

How I Got Introduced Into Bitcoins

An introduction to...


A-Z Of Investing In Bitcoins From Nigeria

A-Z Of Investing In Bitcoins From Nigeria

Finally, a Nairametrics take on the world's leading Crypto...


REVEALED: This Is The Man Who Created Bitcoins

REVEALED: This Is The Man Who Created Bitcoins

Craig Wright who Gizmodo and Wired reported as the man behind digital currency, Bitcoins had finally confirmed to the world that he indeed is...


Investment Opportunities Available In This Bad Economy

Investment Opportunities Available In This Bad Economy

The Nigerian Economy is currently in a tailspin and there is panic everywhere. Investors, both local and foreign are selling off their investments as...


Man Buys $27 Of Bitcoin, Forgets About Them, Finds They’re Now Worth $886k

Man Buys $27 Of Bitcoin, Forgets About Them, Finds They’re Now Worth $886k

The meteoric rise in bitcoin has meant that within the space of four years, one Norwegian man’s $27 investment turned into a forgotten $886,000...


Terrorists Threaten to Release Ebola in Czech Republic Unless They Get €1m in Bitcoin Ransom

Now this is really crazy. Terrorists have threatened to use the deadly Ebola virus as a biological weapon unless the Czech Republic pays a...


How Bitcoins Work?

If you’ve been wondering what the hell Bitcoin is and how it works then the link below should help. It’s a two and a...