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Wed, 13 January 2021

Explaining cryptocurrencies: What is Gas?

If you’re investing or trading cryptocurrencies you are probably familiar with Ethereum and its associated crypto ether (ETH).  But what about gas? It’s a key concept necessary in understanding how the Ethereum platform works and how the ether currency is used. 

Wed, 13 January 2021

Explaining cryptocurrencies: What is Litecoin?

Litecoin is, in terms of market capitalisation, the third-largest cryptocurrency in the world, behind only Bitcoin and XRP.  Like its rivals, it is a digital currency, mined and generated using blockchain technology, that can be used to facilitate online payments.

Tue, 12 January 2021

Explaining cryptocurrencies: What is Ethereum?

If you are looking into cryptocurrency trading and investing, you may have come across Ethereum. Ethereum is different from its competitors, like Bitcoin or Ripple, in the way it operates.

Mon, 11 January 2021

Explaining cryptocurrencies: What is Bitcoin?

Bitcoin is the world’s most popular cryptocurrency. Since its inception in 2009, it has taken huge strides in both popularity and price.

Tue, 5 January 2021

Incorporating ETFs into you Investment Strategy

Adding ETFs to your existing investment strategy can help diversify your portfolio and give you access to markets you may not have considered before. Here’s a look at what ETFs are and how to use them. 

Wed, 23 December 2020

How to trade & invest in cannabis stocks

The cannabis industry is fertile ground for investors, being relatively new. Legal medical and recreational consumption is gaining support globally. As such, cannabis stocks can create exciting opportunities for adventurous investors. Here’s how. 

Mon, 21 December 2020

How to Buy, Sell & Trade Stocks

Buying, selling and trading stocks is one of the most popular way to trade in the world. If you’re a novice, however, it can be quite intimidating. Here’s a quick guide on what you should know before you take your first share trading steps. 

Mon, 21 December 2020

A Complete Guide to Day Trading for Beginners

Day trading is one of the most popular ways to trade in the UK. If you’re unsure what it is, or how to get started, here’s what you need to know. 

Thu, 17 December 2020

Should you be watching lithium stocks?

Electric vehicles are looking ever more like the 21st century’s de facto transport mode. As they get ever more popular, so too does demand for their batteries’ key ingredient: lithium. 

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