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Bitcoin Trading Basics

It's important that would-be Bitcoin traders and investors understand the basics of the cryptocurrency before they get started. From learning about price drivers to picking an exchange to utilise, these…

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What Is An Altcoin?

While bitcoin has become the world’s most visible digital currency, there are many other cryptocurrencies out there known as "altcoins." Learn more about them at FXCM.


What Causes Volatility In Bitcoin?

The price of Bitcoin has experienced great volatility since the cryptocurrency's inception. Learn about the many causes of these fluctuations and what it all means for investors.


Ripple (XRP)

Like other major cryptocurrencies, Ripple experienced major price changes in 2017. Learn about what caused those fluctuations, why Ripple was created, and more at FXCM.


Litecoin (LTC)

Learn more about litecoin, a cryptocurrency that was created in 2011 and provides rapid, low-cost payments that can be sent to recipients all over the world.


What Would SegWit2x Mean For Bitcoin?

The scheduled bitcoin hard fork for November 2017 was postponed, though the possibility still looms. Learn about the potential impact on the cryptocurrency and its value moving forward.


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