Tag: markets

The Old Man’s Views Fruit machines ain’t finance

Reading Time: 4 minutes This post was originally published on jpfs.com I came into the cryptocurrencies looking for additional products to hedge against inflation and economic decline.   What I found …was a minefield.   I appreciated the ideology behind Bitcoin, and I realised volatility was a significant issue. I also understood how the […]

The Old Man’s Views Happy New Year!

Reading Time: 8 minutes This post was originally published on jpfs.com At the end of the year, we had a few people disappointed because that much forecasted 100,000 on Bitcoin starting to look little more than a dream. But hey-ho, Rome was not built in a day. I am looking forward to 2022 and […]

The Old Man’s Views The Old Man Looks Back on 2021

Reading Time: 4 minutes This post was originally published on jpfs.com Firstly, I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas. Omicron upturned my Christmas plans, but we all got through it safely.   We are about to enter another year of government restrictions and lockdowns, and it’s just not good enough.   “5-weeks to […]

The Old Man’s Views Satoshi Lives!

Reading Time: 4 minutes This post was originally published on jpfs.com I am rushing to get ready for a flight to the UK. Hopefully, it will take off before Boris bans all incoming flights.   As most of you are preparing for another Covid Christmas, I’ll try and keep it short so that you […]

The Old Man’s Views The People Vs The Powers?

Reading Time: 6 minutes This post was originally published on jpfs.com Omicron: Yet, another variant of the China virus that our governments enjoy using to impose their authority? If you can’t beat them, we should join them.   I was thinking about this and how we promote cryptocurrencies. Perhaps we should be talking less […]

The Old Man’s Views Oh, Joe! What did you do?

Reading Time: 2 minutes This post was originally published on jpfs.com The great thing about internet searching is the algorithms that keep presenting you with the content it thinks you will like.   I was searching searching “major economic downturns” and “declines of empires”, and was presented with links to some new YouTube videos […]