IHG Flashback and Future views - 8

It is more than an year since I posted a recap on the stocks recomended in this blog.  This blog was started by my friend and me in 2013 and later on I took it up further as he moved out due to personal constraints. What differentiate us from other blogs is the number of recommendations we published during the last 4 years. When most of the blogs recommended stocks on weekly, monthly and even daily basis, we stick to the core ideology-Buy quality bets and sit tight. We have recommended less than 20 stocks in the last 4 years. Since 2016, I stopped giving recommendations via this blog due various regulatory constraints. This post is a recap of the stocks which I gave hold or accumulate strategy via this blog in Jan 2016. Let's see how it performed in the last 1 year and from the initial recommendation dates.

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4 Myths About Ripple Crypto Currency

Ripple is basically a infrastructure technology that helps banks to perform real time settlement in payments. Ripple have its own crypto currency called XRP and it provides global financial settlement solutions to enable the world to exchange value like it already exchanges information. Ripple solutions lower the total cost of settlement by enabling banks to transact directly, without intermediaries, and with real-time certainty of settlement. Banks around the world are partnering with Ripple to improve their cross-border payment offerings. At the time of writing this article Ripple is working with 15 of the top 50 banks.

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Housing Finance Companies Can Be Multibaggers Even Now: Basant Maheshwari

In his recent interview to ETNow, the "thoughtful investor" Basant Maheshwari kept his strong faith in Indian housing finance companies. According to him, housing finance companies are the heroes and new leaders of this ongoing bull market and the rally in these stocks will continue for the next 3 to 4 years. He is expecting that the peak of housing finance companies are still long away and we may see higher valuations from current levels. To affirm his strong conviction of this sector he predicted that at-least one housing finance company will trade at 5 digit in next three years.

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Bitmain Effect- Crypto Market Crashed by $25 Billion

Fuelled by uncertanities, along with all crypto coins bitcoin and ethereum fell around 20-25% from their all time highs. Crypto currency market cap hit an all time high of nearly $117 Billion in June 12. Not its near to $92 Billion at the time of writing this article.

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Cryto Currencies Like Bitcoin Can Worsen Financial Crises : President Of Deutsche Bundesbank

Jens Weidmann, the renowned German economist and president of the Deutsche Bundesbank, has warned that crypto currencies like bitcoin have the potential to make financial crises in the future even more devastating.

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How To Buy & Store Bitcoin & Ethereum

Since I got many mails on how to buy cryptocoins and keep it save, let me try to explain it for my readers. As we all know, the value of digital crypto currencies lie in the private key associated with the wallet. Wallet is nothing but a layman's term to keep the idea simple. What we actually does is create a private key using a wallet providing company or site or exchange. Derive a public key or public address from the private key and share it with others so that they can or you yourself can transfer coins into it. Since this blog is for investors and not meant for techies, let me try to simplify it

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9 Things You Should Know About Ethereum & Ether

Ether is the second most valued crypto currency, after Bitcoin with a market capitalization of nearly USD 22Billion. It has give a spectacular rally in the last 3 months, raising from 10$ to 250$. Lets try to understand what is ethereum and ether and see if it looks like a viable investment option. Please keep in mind that, similar to bitcoin ethereum is also not regulated in our market.

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Meet Andreas M. Antonopoulos, The Blockchain Apostle

Andreas M. Antonopoulos is a technologist and serial entrepreneur who has become one of the most well-known and well-respected figures in bitcoin. He is the author of two books: “Mastering Bitcoin”, published by O’Reilly Media and considered the best technical guide to bitcoin and “The Internet of Money”, a book about why bitcoin matters.

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