Category Market

What is volatility?

Volatility is a measure of how much the price of any particular asset has moved up or down over time. Generally, the more volatile an asset is, the riskier it’s considered to be as an investment — and the more potential…

What are fundamental analysis and technical analysis?

There are a lot of methods you can use to research an asset you’re interested in trading. But two of the major strategies investors use are called technical analysis and fundamental analysis. Technical analysis focuses on an asset’s historical market performance: by examining…

What is a bull or bear market?

Whether you’re looking into cryptocurrency, stocks, real estate, or any other asset, you’ll often see markets described in one of two ways: a bull market or a bear market. To put it simply, a bull market is a rising market,…

What is inflation?

One attribute that has made cryptocurrencies — particularly Bitcoin — so appealing to investors is the idea that they’re more resistant to inflation than fiat currencies like the U.S. dollar. But what is inflation? Inflation is the process by which currencies…