This month, my interest was attracted to the news about El Salvador, which has become the first country to accept Bitcoin as legal tender since the 7th of September. Of course, it seems likely to be the beginning of a new revolution for some states which are suffering the dollarization…


In this story, I assess the recent rally of Bitcoin that we assisted during the end of July and the beginning of August. …


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In this story, I analyze the turmoil that the crypto market faced in the last two weeks as a consequence of the escalation of one of the highest volatility ever seen in Bitcoin price since March 2020 sell-off. In the second part of this article, I will highlight those projects…


Since I started analyzing Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, blockchain and generally the decentralized finance (DeFi), I have always discussed a different view and economic thinking based on a new way to watch money and the contemporary monetary systems. …


The ‘Recovery Fund’ and The ‘Helicopter Money’: that’s why we lost the opportunity to break the rules.

On the 21st of July, all the ‘euphoric’ (like never before) European Prime Ministers have finally signed the agreement on the Recovery Fund which seems to be the most important European agreement ever after the single currency. As you can read on the original paper, it aims to:

‘protect the…


The Stock market crash

The stock market crash has arrived officially on Thursday 12th. The global financial markets collapsed and led the world to the worst global recession ever. Probably, we will notice in the next days to oppose the market crash what we know under the expression of “helicopter money strategy” which comes…


Introduction

This article focuses on the Private Equity (PE) industry and its historical last five years trend, highlighting as in that period there was the most robust activity and the highest performances ever.


State-centered politics will force the next digital war of currencies or their co-existence? Can we avoid a new Great Depression of the 2020s?

Introduction

On the 13th of October the Financial Stability Board (#FSB), established in April 2009 — as the successor to the Financial Stability Forum (FSF) formed by the…


Bitcoin trades near $11,700 at the writing time on August 6th. It has seen a significant bullish move this week, up 23% from around $9,500 of July 28th (coinmarketcap.com). Over the past 24 hours, Bitcoin has continued to grow, and its price increased by 9.36% at writing time in the…

Alessandro Raffelini

Twitter:@raffelini | Strategist | Corporate Finance | Capital & Digital Markets Analyst | LBS London | watch the world with a different angle to change it.

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