XRP Is 10 Times Safer Than Fiat for Intl Payments – Ripple

According to Ripple, XRP is 1/10th as volatile as fiat for cross-border payments. The current SWIFT system is so slow it exacerbates international payment risk. XRP payments clear so fast that the exchange rate risk is negligible. The math busters over at Ripple have crunched the numbers and conducted a study that concludes that XRP …

General Electric (GE) Stock’s Decade of Pain May Be Over After Encouraging Q3 Earnings

General Electric posted upbeat Q3 earnings. Free cash flow, an efficiency indicator, amounted to $650 million. Improving fundamentals suggest that the stock may have found a bottom. General Electric (NYSE:GE) is surging. The company is slowly becoming an example of how to turn a struggling industrial giant into a powerhouse. GE’s resurgence can be largely …

Bitcoin Is the Ultimate Pump and Dump Scheme – Peter Schiff

Peter Schiff trashed hodlers on Tuesday by claiming that whales are simply just offloading their bags. The gold pundit appears to be indirectly suggesting that bitcoin is the ultimate pump and dump scheme. Bitcoin is still performing excellently in 2019. Peter Schiff is one tough nut to crack. The infamous gold and silver investor is …

Mike Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital to Launch Bitcoin Fund

After Wednesday’s crypto crash that left bitcoin trading at the $7,500 level, many investors never thought they’d see this kind of buying opportunity again. Now market leaders are predicting that the BTC price could have further to fall before regaining its upward momentum alongside improving fundamentals, which if they’re right could play out before the …

3 Airline Stocks are Poised for a Big Rebound After WTO Tariff Dip, Analysts Say 3 Airline Stocks to Buy

U.S. airlines, their passengers and European plane-maker Airbus are all fretting about President Trump’s plan to impose $7.5 billion worth of tariffs on European goods that will make Airbus jets 10% more expensive to U.S. customers. Contrarian investors on the other hand are cheering the market turmoil because some solid airline stocks are in the …

Mark Cuban’s Bizarre Bitcoin Rant Includes Baseball Cards and Bananas

Tech billionaire and Shark Tank personality Mark Cuban launched a savage takedown of bitcoin in a Wired video this weekend. He reeled off a list of well-trodden criticisms of the cryptocurrency, comparing it to baseball cards and slamming its ‘lack of intrinsic value.’ In a truly bizarre statement, he said he’d rather own bananas than …

World’s Largest Hedge Fund Manager Says 25% Chance of Recession – CCN Markets

Famous hedge fund manager Ray Dalio believes the U.S. is only at a 25% risk of recession, but one investment manager disagrees. | Source: AP When Ray Dalio speaks, you should listen. That’s because Ray Dalio’s hedge fund, Bridgewater Associates, has made over $50 billion for his clients. He isn’t just an investor. He’s a …

Why Bitcoin Rules in the ‘Insane’ World of Negative Interest Rates

Central banks around the world are on a negative rate binge to further a compelling case for bitcoin.. | Source: Shutterstock By CCN Markets: In Denmark, some depositors are now paying the bank to look after their money. In Germany, the 30-year bond yield just went negative. A total $17 trillion of global bonds are …