Bitcoin (CCC:BTC-USD) is more than just a fad. The digital currency is working to make banking obsolete, transforming how we do everything from paying bills to saving for retirement — all without relying on third-party interference or centralized authorities. However, not all the headlines are reserved for Bitcoin. Several other altcoins are rising up and making…

Algorand (CCC:ALGO-USD) is seen on popular social media sites as the next Solana (CCC:SOL-USD). This is due both to its popular appeal as well as the price gains that ALGO crypto has made in the past several months. Source: shutterstock.com/Shizume For example, at the end of last year, Algorand tokens were at 33 cents. On…

It’s been an interesting week for cryptocurrencies, and it isn’t over yet. While Bitcoin (CCC:BTC-USD) and Ethereum (CCC:ETH-USD) have spent most of this week in the red, plenty of smaller cryptos have enjoyed some noticeable gains, leaving investors to marvel at these hard-to-predict trends. One name that’s been making headlines recently is Algorand (CCC:ALGO-USD). The open-source…

Algorand (CCC:ALGO-USD) calls itself “the future of finance” on its website. The idea is that ALGO will power the “convergence” between traditional finance and “decentralized” finance. Source: shutterstock.com/Shizume The term “decentralized” refers to smart contracts. This is where a blockchain software protocol takes care of the typical middleman functions of a lender or investment firm.…

There’s a tremendous amount of bullish sentiment flowing into the crypto world right now. For leading cryptocurrencies such as Algorand (CCC:ALGO-USD), this is a very good thing. Indeed, it appears investors are interested in where the expert Algorand price predictions sit right now for ALGO crypto. Source: Shutterstock Today, ALGO is a trending ticker on Stocktwits, highlighting this…

The cryptocurrency bull market is certainly carrying on. Investors looking at the returns of their equity or bond portfolios relative to that of major cryptocurrencies may blush. Indeed, these digital assets continue to outperform most asset classes in this risk-on environment, leading many to wonder what cryptos to buy. The bullish momentum this sector has…

Algorand (CCC:ALGO-USD) was a standout performer in the second quarter of this year. Its success can be attributed to its impressive list of partners and developers who help foster growth within the Algorand ecosystem. Cryptocurrency investors may be in luck with ALGO. Cryptomarkets are notoriously unpredictable and often produce wild fluctuations that could spell trouble…

Algorand (CCC:ALGO-USD) is an $11 billion market cap crypto that some are looking to dethrone Ethereum (CCC:ETH-USD) as the king of Dapps (decentralized apps) and Defi (decentralized finance). A lot of people are looking to push higher as an alternative to Ethereum. Source: shutterstock.com/Shizume ALGO crypto is the 20th largest blockchain digital asset in the crypto universe, according…

With Bitcoin (CCC:BTC-USD) soaring to a new all-time high of just over $66,900 thanks to the much-anticipated news of ProShares Bitcoin Strategy ETF (NYSEARCA:BITO) making its public market debut, the sky seems to be the limit for the original cryptocurrency. Naturally, this bodes well for the undercards — to borrow a boxing term — with…

This week, the Federal Reserve Board (FSR), the body overseeing the U.S. central bank, made a big announcement. A potentially game-changing ISO 20022 update will be coming to the global central bank payments infrastructure. Source: Shutterstock The FSR announced that Federal Reserve Banks will adopt the ISO 20022 message format for its Fedwire Funds Service.…

As cryptocurrency becomes more and more mainstream, investors are increasingly looking for quality and utility. If founders are indicative of quality, then Algorand (CCC:ALGO-USD) makes a lot of sense.  Source: shutterstock.com/Shizume That’s because Algorand was founded by Silvio Micali, a professor of computer science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  Micali is a recipient of…

You might not agree with anything I say about the financial markets and that’s completely fine. Life is about growing, not necessarily about consensus. That said, when it comes to cryptocurrencies, I’m usually speaking from personal experience. In the case of Algorand (CCC:ALGO-USD), I’ve been through both a bull and bear phase within a matter…

Whenever anyone mentions the name Jim Cramer, eyes are bound to roll. It’s not the first time that I’ve heard that the CNBC contributor and Mad Money host is a perfect contrarian indicator. So when he stated on his show that cryptocurrencies are likely to face more weakness based on worrying trends coming out of…

A significant fall in Bitcoin (CCC:BTC-USD) prices from all-time highs this year has some investors worried. Bitcoin still remains more than 30% below its all-time high, despite recovering in recent weeks from a sharp decline. Indeed, various altcoins have outperformed the largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization. Many analysts believe this trend may continue via a…

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Coinbase (NASDAQ:COIN) stock is dipping lower on Wednesday following the revelation of trouble with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Source: Shutterstock Brian Armstrong, the co-founder and CEO of Coinbase, took to Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) to discuss the recent problems the company is having with the SEC. According to him, the SEC is threatening legal…

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