Category: Finance

President Trump Mulls a National Emergency Declaration to Fund his Wall

The current financial situation in the United States continues to frown many eyebrows. President Trump has issued another plan to effectively build his wall on the border between the US and Mexico. After not receiving the necessary funding to do so, he now plans a “national emergency” to move this process along. A Bold Plan by President Trump On the surface, it is commendable to see people stick to their …
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Crypto Index Funds are Here (But Most Come with Eligibility Requirements)

Day trading cryptocurrency isn’t for everyone. For that reason, as well as to reach a new group of investors, many exchanges are launching their own crypto index funds. Managing multiple cryptocurrencies is time-consuming, with so many options available and so much research necessary. Index funds are based on the overall performance of a group of assets, rather than one often volatile individual cryptocurrency. While it’s true that the crypto market as a whole …
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Millennials Will Never Recover From 2008 Financial Crisis, Student Loans Worsen the Issue

According to a study released by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis entitled “A Lost Generation”, millennials will never be able to recover from the Great Recession and the 2008 financial crisis. The Fed stated that families headed by someone born in the 1980s have net worths that are 34 percent lower than expected. The report read: We found that typical families headed by someone born in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s were significantly …
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BlockShow Gives a Whole New Meaning to ‘EuroTrip’ for Blockchain

Image courtesy of cointelegraph.com Europe has played host to many blockchain events, most notably BlockShow. Its biggest event yet, BlockShow Europe 2018, is right around the corner and making its way to Berlin. As the team prepared for the main conference on May 28 and 29, the road trip around Europe inspired them to dive a bit deeper into the European blockchain space to better understand what motivates this community to keep creating, developing, and accelerating concepts …
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