Cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin 2019 timeline – The highs, lows and significant price points

Ben Weiss, Monday, 3 June 2019

Bitcoin is well and truly back after yesterday marking another milestone in its impressive 2019 recovery; breaking above the $9,000 mark. But it’s perhaps not surprising that it continues to progress given the year it’s had. Here are the significant levels that Bitcoin’s price has reached in 2019, with brief definitions explaining major price changes.

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General, Cryptocurrencies

What is GlobalCoin and when will it launch? Everything you need to know about Facebook's new cryptocurrency

Ben Weiss, Wednesday, 29 May 2019

Satoshi Nakamoto can’t have known the colossal affect their creation, Bitcoin, would have caused back when it was launched in 2009. Now Mark Zuckerberg is leading Facebook towards releasing their own cryptocurrency. But what is GlobalCoin, how will it work, and will it be successful? Here’s everything you need to know.

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Shares, General

Luckin vs Starbucks: The battle of the baristas

Ben Weiss, Tuesday, 21 May 2019

The meteoric rise of coffee newcomer Luckin has taken the Chinese market by storm, and despite being just two years old, the firm is beginning to unsettle the big players at the top. But is Luckin Coffee sustainable, and will it challenge the mighty Starbucks in the future?

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What is an IPO? A complete guide to going public

Ben Weiss, Monday, 20 May 2019

Our complete guide to IPOs including what they are, why companies 'go public' and how to trade around them.

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Metro Bank: The story of a bank with no money

Ben Weiss, Wednesday, 15 May 2019

A bank without money is like an ice cream van without ice cream or a trading broker that doesn’t offer trading. It’s a bit redundant. Of course, Metro Bank doesn’t exactly have NO money, but in relative terms, for a bank that prior to 2019 was performing well, it’s in desperate need of some investment. Here’s the story of Metro Bank.

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General

What are Guaranteed Stops and how do I use them?

Ben Weiss, Wednesday, 8 May 2019

Guaranteed Stops are valuable tools, and with ETX Capital, we offer them free of charge for all retail clients on specific markets. Find out what they are, how you can use them and just why Guaranteed Stops are so valuable.

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