Cryptocurrencies appeared in 2009 and during this time gained popularity among investors. The market capitalization has skyrocketed from $18 billion to $613 billion from January 2017 to January 2018. Thanks to the profits that the cryptocurrencies brought to investors in 2017, more people were interested in investing in them.
CRYPTO & BLOCKCHAIN
Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum or ripple are all cryptocurrencies which have saturated the internet and the mass media these past years.
For a better understanding of the concept, cryptocurrencies are virtual or digital currencies which are designed to work as a medium of exchange. It uses the aid of cryptography to verify and secure its transactions as well as to control units of other cryptocurrencies.
Ranging from investors and even the governments of different countries around the world discuss how cryptocurrencies affect them and their economy.