Bitcoins and other digital currencies crash in May

Bitcoin crash

After months of steady gains, and record prices that seemed to defy a global pandemic and the ensuing economic uncertainty – the value of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies came crashing down on Wednesday, May 19th, in response to an earlier tweet by Elon Musk and news that China has banned financial institutions and payment companies […]

NFTs: Risks and opportunities beyond the hype

NFT Cover

Christie’s, the historical auction house and a pioneer in the art world made history a few weeks ago by auctioning off artwork for a record US$69 million – making it one of the most expensive works ever sold. The piece entitled “The first 5000 days” created by the contemporary artist Beeple cannot be hung on […]