Blockchain Project Wins First Place at First GoodDollar Hackathon

Blockchain project that incentivizes people to test for diabetes by handing them cryptocurrency wins first GoodDollar hackathon attended by Israeli ambassador in Rwanda. Special guest, Ron Adam, Israeli ambassador in Rwanda (center), attended Hackinequality and was encouraged by what he witnessed. The hackathon for reducing global wealth inequality using decentralized technology was won by a…

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How Will Brexit Uncertainty Affect Financial Markets?

As Brexit negotiations ensue, how will ongoing uncertainty affect the financial markets? The continued disruption could hold significant value to those willing to take advantage of this uncertain period.   Almost half of food manufacturers have said access to new UK markets will form a significant part of their growth strategies, with a further 46%…

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eToro : Fiat-to-Crypto Trading Now Possible In United States

A social trading platform, etoro is launching in more than 30 states in U.S. However, the platform has a powerful existence in more than 140 countries around the world. Currently, the platform hosts to at least 10 million clients. The CEO, Yoni Assia pronounces that many of the etoro features are available on day one….

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Multi asset trading platform eToro launches

 eToro, the global multi-asset trading platform with over 10 million registered users, announced the launch of its platform and cryptoasset wallet in the United States in a press release provided to Coingeek. This is an exciting development since eToro has been available to European users for over a decade and the platform has seen huge…

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XRP Vs. Bitcoin & Ethereum – Ripple’s Token Sees The Highest Trading Volume In January, Surpasses BTC And ETH, Reports eToro

Spring is on its way, and it seems to bring brighter days for the crypto community. The market is slowly but surely recovering from the bear’s domination from 2018 which has affected Bitcoin and all the other altcoins. XRP – the highest trading volume in January XRP, Ripple’s digital asset managed to keep the trading…

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XRP Emerges as Highest Traded Cryptocurrency on eToro in January 2019

Ripple’s XRP seems to be seeing a lot of good days lately. eToro, a social trading, and multi-asset brokerage firm recently announced that the cryptocurrency recorded the highest trading volume by unique open trade for January 2019. According to the report, XRP had the highest number of unique open trade at 29,991 in January 2019…

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Mobile Payments is a Big Market — And It’s About to get Much Bigger

In recent years, mobile payment has become a key method of online shopping and other forms of eCommerce. With more members of Generation Z, who grew up in a world where smartphones were not an innovation, but a reality, this segment of the financial space is expected to grow tremendously in coming years. With more…

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eToro CEO: BitTorrent ICO With 100M Users is Smart, May Invest

When the bosses of huge trading firms start paying attention to ICOs they are usually worth a second look. The offering of the moment will be BitTorrent’s BTT token as its 100 million users are also likely to be paying attention. BitTorrent Speed and BTT Token Launch The biggest announcement from the Tron Foundation which…

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From successful entrepreneur to successful CopyPortfolio investor: Meet Chris Hyland

Chris (@ChrisHyland) from the UK is a successful entrepreneur who founded one marketing agency that went global and is now the head of another company he founded, The Happiness Index.  He is an active investor on eToro and a fan of the platform’s CopyPortfolio investment strategies. We asked him to answer a few questions about…

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Crisis Breeds Opportunity

It’s been a heckuva year for the markets in 2018. A year of uncertainty. A year of volatility. From cryptocurrencies to precious metals and crude oil, and at the very end of the year even stocks, it was a year of massive declines. A year of anti-globalization. A year of monetary tightening. 2018 saw massive…

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eToro Wallet Begins Phased Roll Out With The EU

The eToro wallet for iOS and Android is rolling out on a phased basis and recently became available in the EU. It offers all of the standard features that you would expect from a crypto wallet, alongside platform-specific features, such as the ability to interface with your account on the eToro platform.  Basic Functionality At…

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GoodDollar-Supported OpenUBI Ecosystem Launched in Berlin

At Web Summit 2018, in early November, Yoni Assia, Chief Executive of eToro, announced the launch of GoodDollar: an ecosystem-led project that explores how cryptocurrency and blockchain technology may reduce inequality through models based on universal basic income (UBI).  Less than two weeks later, on November 19, GoodDollar’s first community event took place, in Berlin,…

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Cryptocurrency Bear Market: Four Options – Choose Wisely

In the decade since the introduction of bitcoin, it has been a rollercoaster of a ride for cryptocurrency investors – especially after the start of the bull run late in 2017. There have been thrills and spills, and more ups than downs across the 10 years. Certainly, those who were clever – or lucky – enough…

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Popular Investor Sergejs Kovalonoks Talks About His Methodical Investment Habits

Sergejs (@BalanceAM) from Latvia is a Popular Investor who likes to keep his Risk Score low. He has been with eToro since late 2017, and if you check out his stats, you’ll see he says he has 8 years of trading experience. His strategy involves rotating his portfolio at the end of each quarter, and…

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Who SODL? Bitcoin Investors Are Buying Up Cheap Coins, Says eToro

Bitcoin prices crashing lower this week have failed to dent investor confidence, businesses reporting upticks in purchases while fiat rates are lower. A ‘Small Yet Clear Uptick’ The result of uncertainty over a contentious hard fork of altcoin Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Bitcoin has led cryptocurrency markets into a new period of volatility, with some major…

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Exchanges Roundup: Revolut CEO on Institutional Investment, Binance Launches Research Division

In recent exchange news, the chief executive officer of Revolut has expressed doubt regarding the institutional appetite for cryptocurrency exposure, Binance has launched a new research division, and Etoro has begun the gradual rollout of its wallet for Android and iOS users. Also Read: Korea’s Upbit to Launch Crypto Exchanges in Thailand and Indonesia Revolut CEO…

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Crypto give-away bonanza at this year’s Web Summit

Attendees at Europe’s largest tech event not only have the chance to enjoy four days of inspiring talks, shared insights, and new connections, they can also go home with free crypto. This year’s Web Summit conference sees over 69,000 attendees from 159 countries gathered in Lisbon to hear over 1,200 speakers.  With 1,800 start-ups, 1,500…

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eToro Reveals New Wallet Along With BTC & ETH Adoption

The global investment platform eToro confirmed that they will release their cryptocurrency wallet in a recent press release published this week. On the 6th November, eToro tweeted through their official Twitter handle to announce that they have expanded and that they have created a new wallet available in several different countries. You can see the…

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Patience pays: Get to Know Popular Investor Reinhardt Coetzee

Ask any trader and they’ll tell you: diversifying your portfolio is one of the best ways to reduce risk. If you’re curious about branching out to other assets, definitely check out Reinhardt Coetzee — this South African Popular Investor is proof that low-risk, long-term investing can really pay off!  Since joining eToro in July 2016,…

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eToro Cuts Crypto Costs to Support Mass Adoption

— Spread on bitcoin cut in half so clients keep more of their gains — eToro, the global investment platform with over ten million registered users, has announced a significant cut in spreads on cryptoassets as part of its ongoing efforts to increase awareness of the potential of crypto and blockchain more broadly. This move…

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