Tag: Pump-and-Dump

Crypto Technical Analysis

Crypto Technical Analysis: Complete Beginners Guide to TA

What’s the real deal with Technical Analysis? Can you really use it to make trading returns on a consistent basis? Indeed, this is an ago old question which long predates cryptocurrency trading. Some traders will swear by it while others...

/ November 24, 2018
Bitcoin Diamond (BCD) Review

Bitcoin Diamond (BCD) Review: Everything You Need To Know

Bitcoin Diamond was one of the extremely controversial hard forks of Bitcoin from 2017. At the time there was all kinds of speculation that the coin was a scam. Some said that Bitcoin Diamond was only created to cash in...

/ July 23, 2018
E-Coin Price Pump

E-Coin: Pump and Dump Scam Coin or Misunderstood Gem?

A relatively unknown cryptocurrency called E-Coin just recently experienced a massive pump and dump event. According to coinmarketcap.com, the prices on February 6 were about $6 each and following the pump at its peak, the price went all the way...

/ February 10, 2018

The McAfee Effect: Foul Play Involved?

John McAfee, the creator of the once indispensable McAfee Antivirus got involved in the cryptocurrency world a few years ago. Last year, he made headlines constantly with his frequent cryptocurrency boosting Twitter posts. Each time he made such a post,...

/ January 27, 2018
John McAfee Pumping Altcoins

John McAfee: Bringing Attention, or Pumping Altcoins Irresponsibly?

John McAfee is infamous for … well, lots of reasons. And he’s been doing nothing to change that as of late with his increased involvement in the cryptocurrency space. That’s because McAfee has been causing quite the stir in the...

/ December 26, 2017
Bitcoin Cash Dump Bitmex

BitMex Offers Bitcoin Cash Futures, Massive Sell-Off to Follow?

Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange or BitMEX has just announced that they will be offering a new futures product based on the oft-maligned Bitcoin Cash. Beginning now and with an expiry date of the 24th of November, the futures contract will allow...

/ November 17, 2017
Bitcoin Cash Pump and Dump

Bitcoin Cash Pump and Dump, or Optimism on SegWit2x Failure?

From Friday, November 10, to Sunday, November 12, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) had an astounding weekend price performance—surging all the way up past $2,400 in the early hours of Sunday before settling back down in the $1,200 price range at press...

/ November 13, 2017
Crypto Pump-and-Dump Scams

Pump-and-Dump Scams: What Crypto Traders Should Look Out For

So-called “pump-and-dump” schemes are understandably illegal in traditional markets, but in the still majorly un-regulated crypto space, they occur seemingly on a daily basis now. The thing about these nefarious moneymaking ploys is that a few get rich while the...

/ October 30, 2017