Insights

Sharing our understanding and opinions of the cryptocurrency markets

Mapping the Borders Between Digital and Physical for Marketing Success

By: Chanda Parashar, MLG Contributor This piece is part of a collaboration with MLG Blockchain Consulting,  a leading global blockchain development and consulting firm headquartered in Toronto, Canada, with a distributed team across North America, Europe and Asia that is focused on building next generation applications using blockchain and smart contract technology.   What is Extended Reality … Continued


The Cryptocurrency Boom – A Year Later

A year ago, one Bitcoin would have cost around $7,500 CAD. Two months later one Bitcoin was worth nearly $26,000 CAD. A year later, Bitcoin slumped to under $9,000 CAD. To say Bitcoin has experienced price volatility is an understatement. Amidst that boom and volatility, the world found out what a cryptocurrency is. During this … Continued


Opinion: Cryptocurrency Regulation In Canada

By: Aaron Grinhaus – Grinhaus Law Firm, Toronto Aaron Grinhaus, Lawyer at Grinhaus Law Firm, provides his thoughts on the approach to regulating cryptocurrencies in Canada and discusses the impact that social discourse and the increased activity by regulators in this area is having on the industry. In Canada, as in other jurisdictions, the approach … Continued






Balancing The Ledger: Can Traditional Financial Investment Principles And Blockchain Coexist?

Every year, Google compiles and analyzes its data in order to reveal the most popular ‘how to’ searches worldwide. It should come as no surprise that ‘How to buy bitcoin’ was amongst the top three for 2017. Bitcoin has garnered much attention as of late – and for good reason… CryptoCurrency Adoption In 2017 alone, … Continued


Top 5 Things To Be Aware Of Before Investing In A New Cryptocurrency

By: Gianluca Giancola, Co-founder and Head of UX & Design at blockchain-powered loyalty ecosystem qiibee As the blockchain and crypto space continues to grow and thrive, the industry has become increasingly mainstream and piqued the interest of many first-time investors. As the industry is still very much in its nascent stages, people getting involved with … Continued


Crypto Law Update: Securities and AML Regulators Make a Statement!

By: Aaron Grinhaus and Marium Rehan – Grinhaus Law Firm Creating a successful cryptocurrency start-up is hard, time-consuming work. Starting a business requires a business plan and market analysis to ensure that there is demand, organization, and cash flow. One thing that should also be added to this list is the consideration of all legal and regulatory restrictions that … Continued