Fear & Greed Index suggests Bitcoin’s price is undervalued

Recent data from the Crypto Fear & Greed Index indicates that the cryptocurrency market is experiencing a period of investor fear with a three-month low score of 27 out of 100. By utilizing leading cryptocurrency asset Bitcoin (BTC) as the markets representative, the seasoned technical analysis tool informs cryptocurrency traders worldwide on the current emotional… Continue reading Fear & Greed Index suggests Bitcoin’s price is undervalued

Afghanistan: Sky reporter feared for those left behind as he departed Kabul with Afghans who will never see their country again

Sky’s chief correspondent Stuart Ramsay has spent a number of days reporting on the desperation of thousands of Afghans trying to flee their country after the Taliban took control. He has now left and shares his thoughts on what he experienced at Kabul airport this month. His piece was written before the area was hit… Continue reading Afghanistan: Sky reporter feared for those left behind as he departed Kabul with Afghans who will never see their country again

Fear over lack of spaces as larger electric cars take over market

Parking may be a shocker for electric cars: Fear over lack of spaces as larger, battery-powered vehicles are expected to take over the market There are currently around 34million cars on the road, up 28 per cent since 2001  By 2050, car ownership predicted to rise by almost a third to 43.6million on road Roads… Continue reading Fear over lack of spaces as larger electric cars take over market

MI5 fear Taliban victory will inspire young extremists from Britain

MI5 fear Taliban victory in Afghanistan will inspire young extremists from Britain to travel abroad and launch attacks The secret services fear the collapse of the Western-backed government will prove an inspiration for young extremists in Britain to launch attacks  MI5 have believed for some months country would end up in hands of Taliban  Afghanistan… Continue reading MI5 fear Taliban victory will inspire young extremists from Britain

Powers On… Why the fear of ICO enforcement and liability is coming to an end

Powers On… is a monthly opinion column from Marc Powers, who spent much of his 40-year legal career working with complex securities-related cases in the United States after a stint with the SEC. He is now an adjunct professor at Florida International University College of Law, where he teaches a course on “Blockchain, Crypto and… Continue reading Powers On… Why the fear of ICO enforcement and liability is coming to an end

Why is Wall Street’s fear gauge so low?

After inflation fears shocked investors in the first few months of 2021, markets have switched into a different mode: a deep slumber. The Vix, a measure of expected volatility in Wall Street’s S&P 500 equity index, dwindled to a pandemic-era low of 15.7 points on Friday, having surged above 80 during the early stages of… Continue reading Why is Wall Street’s fear gauge so low?

Safety fear for Afghan villagers raised in Ben Roberts-Smith case

Four villagers who allege Ben Roberts-Smith was involved in the unlawful death of an Afghan farmer faced the risk of violent repercussions from the Taliban if details about them are disclosed before a coming defamation trial, a court has heard. Lawyers for Mr Roberts-Smith, a decorated former Australian soldier who is suing The Age and… Continue reading Safety fear for Afghan villagers raised in Ben Roberts-Smith case

Sleeping 6 hours or less per night linked to an increased risk of developing dementia later in life, study finds

A good night’s sleep may be another way to help improve an aging brain, research suggests. A new study, published Tuesday in the peer-reviewed journal Nature Communications, found sleep duration of six hours or less a night for those aged 50 to 60 was associated with a 30% increase risk of late-onset dementia compared to consistent normal sleep of… Continue reading Sleeping 6 hours or less per night linked to an increased risk of developing dementia later in life, study finds

Fear of exodus over $4B in tax hikes as New York hammers out budget deal

More On: state budget Mayoral candidate McGuire: State tax hikes will trigger NYC exodus Will the last high earner to leave New York please turn out the lights Here’s who is on the hook for NY’s likely tax hikes — which may be the highest in the nation NY Dems wrangle over unemployment benefits to… Continue reading Fear of exodus over $4B in tax hikes as New York hammers out budget deal

What the FUD? Fear drives Bitcoin price down, not Friday’s $6.1B expiry

Earlier this week, Cointelegraph reported the importance of the upcoming $6.1 billion Bitcoin (BTC) options expiry on March 26. The article made clear that bulls were in control if one excluded the put (sell) options below $47,000, which is likely the case as BTC currently hovers above $50,000. As the expiry date draws closer, it’s… Continue reading What the FUD? Fear drives Bitcoin price down, not Friday’s $6.1B expiry

German police fear the wurst as legal snag scuppers sausage DNA burglary breakthrough

German police have solved a nine-year-old burglary after DNA found on a half-eaten sausage matched that of a man detained in France. Police in the western town of Schwelm said the snack belonged to the victim, and the suspect, a 30-year-old Albanian, appeared to have helped himself to a bite during the March 2012 break-in.… Continue reading German police fear the wurst as legal snag scuppers sausage DNA burglary breakthrough

Crypto Fear and Greed index drops to October 2020 levels

With the Bitcoin (BTC) price dipping below a $29,000 threshold, the investor mood is worsening and the Crypto Fear and Greed index has plunged to October 2020 levels. On Jan. 22, the Crypto Fear and Greed index sharply dropped to a value of 40, moving the market sentiment from “Extreme Greed” to “Fear.” The index… Continue reading Crypto Fear and Greed index drops to October 2020 levels

Crypto Fear and Greed index drops to October 2020 levels

With the Bitcoin (BTC) price dipping below a $29,000 threshold, the investor mood is worsening and the Crypto Fear and Greed index has plunged to October 2020 levels. On Jan. 22, the Crypto Fear and Greed index sharply dropped to a value of 40, moving the market sentiment from “Extreme Greed” to “Fear.” The index… Continue reading Crypto Fear and Greed index drops to October 2020 levels

No need to fear the Bitcoin FUD, says Sino Global Capital

In the midst of the crippling price dips earlier this week, cryptocurrency traders seemed beset on all sides by fear, uncertainty, and doubt. However, Dermot McGrath, head of research at blockchain investment firm Sino Global Capital, said the firm prefers taking a long term view. Shortly after a Thanksgiving Bitcoin dip to $16,200, news broke… Continue reading No need to fear the Bitcoin FUD, says Sino Global Capital

No need to fear the Bitcoin FUD, says Sino Global Capital

In the midst of the crippling price dips earlier this week, cryptocurrency traders seemed beset on all sides by fear, uncertainty, and doubt. However, Dermot McGrath, head of research at blockchain investment firm Sino Global Capital, said the firm prefers taking a long term view.  Shortly after a Thanksgiving Bitcoin dip to $16,200, news broke… Continue reading No need to fear the Bitcoin FUD, says Sino Global Capital

Crypto ‘fear index’ can now be used to peek into the future

The Crypto Volatility Index, or CVX, is now live as a beta test and proof of concept. The index tracks the implied volatility of crypto options in a similar fashion to the volatility index used in stock markets. The VIX is usually referred to as the “stock market fear index,” as it often spikes in… Continue reading Crypto ‘fear index’ can now be used to peek into the future

Crypto ‘fear index’ can now be used to peek into the future

The Crypto Volatility Index, or CVX, is now live as a beta test and proof of concept. The index tracks the implied volatility of crypto options in a similar fashion to the VIX index used in stock markets. The VIX is usually referred to as the “stock market fear index” as it often spikes in… Continue reading Crypto ‘fear index’ can now be used to peek into the future

Residents fear return of students will cause Covid spikes

More than half of residents in university towns and cities fear return of students will cause Covid spikes and lockdown restrictions, survey reveals Tens of thousands of students are due back on campus in the coming days  A poll has suggested 57 per cent of people fear local restrictions will result Half of respondents believe… Continue reading Residents fear return of students will cause Covid spikes

Prime Minister fear getting a trade deal is looking 'very difficult'

Boris Johnson’s No Deal hint: Prime Minister fear getting a trade deal is looking ‘very difficult’ as EU digs in over fishing and state aid The EU’s chief negotiator travelled to London yesterday for talks with the UK Ministers warn there is little sign of progress with a month left to strike a deal The PM’s… Continue reading Prime Minister fear getting a trade deal is looking 'very difficult'

Students fear no university until 2021…even if they win appeal

Forced to take a gap year: Students fear no university until 2021…even if they win their A-level appeal Students face taking a gap year after universities said they may not have room Almost four in ten results were downgraded by exam watchdog Ofqual  Universities may have to defer places due to social distancing restrictions Covid-19… Continue reading Students fear no university until 2021…even if they win appeal