What is the International Monetary Fund, and how does it work?
    02 Jul 2023

    Maintaining stability in the international financial system is essential for sustaining economic growth in a connected global economy. In this context, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is essential for fostering international monetary cooperation, maintaining exchange rate stability and managing financial crises. This article provides an overview of the IMF and its objectives, governance structure and key functions….

    Cryptocurrency markets’ low volatility: A curse or an opportunity?
    05 Jun 2023

    The cryptocurrency market has been experiencing low volatility for the past two months, but does that mean investors should just sit and wait? Cryptocurrency markets are well-known for their volatility, where large price swings help investors create or lose fortunes. Yet there are often periods of relative stability where the tight price action bores some…

    Mining difficulty passes 50 trillion — 5 things to know in Bitcoin this week
    30 May 2023

    Bitcoin fundamentals are blasting ahead as May comes to an end, while traders remain torn over BTC price strength. Bitcoin starts a new week in an altogether different mood as the weekly candle close brings a move higher. The largest cryptocurrency, still stuck in a narrow range, is at last showing signs of life after several…

    Biden reaches ‘tentative’ US debt ceiling deal: Report
    28 May 2023

    United States President Joe Biden has urged both the United States House and Senate to “pass the agreement right away.” Amid growing concerns of a potential default by early June, the United States President Joe Biden and Republican Kevin McCarthy have reportedly reached an “agreement in principle” to raise the federal government’s multi-trillion dollar debt…

    ‘Significant risk’ of US Treasury running ‘out of funds’ soon: Report
    15 May 2023

    The United States Congressional Budget Office has predicted that the U.S. government’s annual deficits will “nearly double over the next decade.” The United States government faces a “significant risk” of no longer meeting all of its financial obligations as early as June, as per a recent report. According to a May 12 report published by the…

    BTC price bounces at $25.8K lows amid warning over low whale interest
    14 May 2023

    Bitcoin traders line up “safe” support levels, but order book data makes one observer uneasy about the future. Bitcoin sought to pass $27,000 on May 13 after a “scam wick” produced new two-month lows. Traders: BTC price must retain $26,500 Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView followed BTC/USD as it recovered from a flash dip to $25,800 on Bitstamp….