Here we go again? Not quite. When it comes to financial markets the sequel usually doesn’t live up to the original. By Friday it was confirmed the blood moon would not be creating any bottoms this time around.
Bitcoins have been in the news a good deal lately, and they get there in ways that suggest they are poised to impact the world of alpha and its pursuers. So it’s good to have a primer: A brief accessible essay that answers the simplest questions, like “what’s a bitcoin?”