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Blockchain Bites: MicroStrategys $250M Bitcoin Bet, India Booms, Banks Open to Custody (current BTC/USD price is $11,442.45)

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Crypto Banking Wars: Will Coinbase or Binance Become The Bank of The Future?

Crypto Banking Wars: Will Coinbase or Binance Become The Bank of The Future?
Can the early success of major crypto exchanges propel them to winning the broader consumer finance market?
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This is the first part of Crypto Banking Wars — a new series that examines what crypto-native company is most likely to become the bank of the future. Who is best positioned to reach mainstream adoption in consumer finance?
While crypto allows the world to get rid of banks, a bank will still very much be necessary for this powerful technology to reach the masses. We believe a crypto-native company, like Genesis Block, will become the bank of the future.
In an earlier series, Crypto-Powered, we laid out arguments for why crypto-native companies have a huge edge in the market. When you consider both the broad spectrum of financial use-cases and the enormous value unlocked through these DeFi protocols, you can see just how big of an unfair advantage blockchain tech becomes for companies who truly understand and leverage it. Traditional banks and fintech unicorns simply won’t be able to keep up.
The power players of consumer finance in the 21st century will be crypto-native companies who build with blockchain technology at their core.
The crypto landscape is still nascent. We’re still very much in the fragmented, unbundled phase of the industry lifecycle. Beyond what Genesis Block is doing, there are signs of other companies slowly starting to bundle financial services into what could be an all-in-one bank replacement.
So the key question that this series hopes to answer:
Which crypto-native company will successfully become the bank of the future?
We obviously think Genesis Block is well-positioned to win. But we certainly aren’t the only game in town. In this series, we’ll be doing an analysis of who is most capable of thwarting our efforts. We’ll look at categories like crypto exchanges, crypto wallets, centralized lending & borrowing services, and crypto debit card companies. Each category will have its own dedicated post.
Today we’re analyzing big crypto exchanges. The two companies we’ll focus on today are Coinbase (biggest American exchange) and Binance (biggest global exchange). They are the top two exchanges in terms of Bitcoin trading volume. They are in pole position to winning this market — they have a huge existing userbase and strong financial resources.
Will Coinbase or Binance become the bank of the future? Can their early success propel them to winning the broader consumer finance market? Is their growth too far ahead for anyone else to catch up? Let’s dive in.
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Binance

The most formidable exchange on the global stage is Binance (Crunchbase). All signs suggest they have significantly more users and a stronger balance sheet than Coinbase. No other exchange is executing as aggressively and relentlessly as Binance is. The cadence at which they are shipping and launching new products is nothing short of impressive. As Tushar Jain from Multicoin argues, Binance is Blitzscaling.
Here are some of the products that they’ve launched in the last 18 months. Only a few are announced but still pre-launch.
Binance is well-positioned to become the crypto-powered, all-in-one, bundled solution for financial services. They already have so many of the pieces. But the key question is:
Can they create a cohesive & united product experience?

Binance Weaknesses

Binance is strong, but they do have a few major weaknesses that could slow them down.
  1. Traders & Speculators Binance is currently very geared for speculators, traders, and financial professionals. Their bread-and-butter is trading (spot, margin, options, futures). Their UI is littered with depth charts, order books, candlesticks, and other financial concepts that are beyond the reach of most normal consumers. Their product today is not at all tailored for the broader consumer market. Given Binance’s popularity and strength among the pro audience, it’s unlikely that they will dumb down or simplify their product any time soon. That would jeopardize their core business. Binance will likely need an entirely new product/brand to go beyond the pro user crowd. That will take time (or an acquisition). So the question remains, is Binance even interested in the broader consumer market? Or will they continue to focus on their core product, the one-stop-shop for pro crypto traders?
  2. Controversies & Hot Water Binance has had a number of controversies. No one seems to know where they are based — so what regulatory agencies can hold them accountable? Last year, some sensitive, private user data got leaked. When they announced their debit card program, they had to remove mentions of Visa quickly after. And though the “police raid” story proved to be untrue, there are still a lot of questions about what happened with their Shanghai office shut down (where there is smoke, there is fire). If any company has had a “move fast and break things” attitude, it is Binance. That attitude has served them well so far but as they try to do business in more regulated countries like America, this will make their road much more difficult — especially in the consumer market where trust takes a long time to earn, but can be destroyed in an instant. This is perhaps why the Binance US product is an empty shell when compared to their main global product.
  3. Disjointed Product Experience Because Binance has so many different teams launching so many different services, their core product is increasingly feeling disjointed and disconnected. Many of the new features are sloppily integrated with each other. There’s no cohesive product experience. This is one of the downsides of executing and shipping at their relentless pace. For example, users don’t have a single wallet that shows their balances. Depending on if the user wants to do spot trading, margin, futures, or savings… the user needs to constantly be transferring their assets from one wallet to another. It’s not a unified, frictionless, simple user experience. This is one major downside of the “move fast and break things” approach.
  4. BNB token Binance raised $15M in a 2017 ICO by selling their $BNB token. The current market cap of $BNB is worth more than $2.6B. Financially this token has served them well. However, given how BNB works (for example, their token burn), there are a lot of open questions as to how BNB will be treated with US security laws. Their Binance US product so far is treading very lightly with its use of BNB. Their token could become a liability for Binance as it enters more regulated markets. Whether the crypto community likes it or not, until regulators get caught up and understand the power of decentralized technology, tokens will still be a regulatory burden — especially for anything that touches consumers.
  5. Binance Chain & Smart Contract Platform Binance is launching its own smart contract platform soon. Based on compatibility choices, they have their sights aimed at the Ethereum developer community. It’s unclear how easy it’ll be to convince developers to move to Binance chain. Most of the current developer energy and momentum around smart contracts is with Ethereum. Because Binance now has their own horse in the race, it’s unlikely they will ever decide to leverage Ethereum’s DeFi protocols. This could likely be a major strategic mistake — and hubris that goes a step too far. Binance will be pushing and promoting protocols on their own platform. The major risk of being all-in on their own platform is that they miss having a seat on the Ethereum rocket ship — specifically the growth of DeFi use-cases and the enormous value that can be unlocked. Integrating with Ethereum’s protocols would be either admitting defeat of their own platform or competing directly against themselves.

Binance Wrap Up

I don’t believe Binance is likely to succeed with a homegrown product aimed at the consumer finance market. Their current product — which is focused heavily on professional traders and speculators — is unlikely to become the bank of the future. If they wanted to enter the broader consumer market, I believe it’s much more likely that they will acquire a company that is getting early traction. They are not afraid to make acquisitions (Trust, JEX, WazirX, DappReview, BxB, CoinMarketCap, Swipe).
However, never count CZ out. He is a hustler. Binance is executing so aggressively and relentlessly that they will always be on the shortlist of major contenders.
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Coinbase

The crypto-native company that I believe is more likely to become the bank of the future is Coinbase (crunchbase). Their dominance in America could serve as a springboard to winning the West (Binance has a stronger foothold in Asia). Coinbase has more than 30M users. Their exchange business is a money-printing machine. They have a solid reputation as it relates to compliance and working with regulators. Their CEO is a longtime member of the crypto community. They are rumored to be going public soon.

Coinbase Strengths

Let’s look at what makes them strong and a likely contender for winning the broader consumer finance market.
  1. Different Audience, Different Experience Coinbase has been smart to create a unique product experience for each audience — the pro speculator crowd and the common retail user. Their simple consumer version is at Coinbase.com. That’s the default. Their product for the more sophisticated traders and speculators is at Coinbase Pro (formerly GDAX). Unlike Binance, Coinbase can slowly build out the bank of the future for the broad consumer market while still having a home for their hardcore crypto traders. They aren’t afraid to have different experiences for different audiences.
  2. Brand & Design Coinbase has a strong product design team. Their brand is capable of going beyond the male-dominated crypto audience. Their product is clean and simple — much more consumer-friendly than Binance. It’s clear they spend a lot of time thinking about their user experience. Interacting directly with crypto can sometimes be rough and raw (especially for n00bs). When I was at Mainframe we hosted a panel about Crypto UX challenges at the DevCon4 Dapp Awards. Connie Yang (Head of Design at Coinbase) was on the panel. She was impressive. Some of their design philosophies will bode well as they push to reach the broader consumer finance market.
  3. USDC Stablecoin Coinbase (along with Circle) launched USDC. We’ve shared some stats about its impressive growth when we discussed DeFi use-cases. USDC is quickly becoming integrated with most DeFi protocols. As a result, Coinbase is getting a front-row seat at some of the most exciting things happening in decentralized finance. As Coinbase builds its knowledge and networks around these protocols, it could put them in a favorable position to unlock incredible value for their users.
  4. Early Signs of Bundling Though Coinbase has nowhere near as many products & services as Binance, they are slowly starting to add more financial services that may appeal to the broader market. They are now letting depositors earn interest on USDC (also DAI & Tezos). In the UK they are piloting a debit card. Users can now invest in crypto with dollar-cost-averaging. It’s not much, but it’s a start. You can start to see hints of a more bundled solution around financial services.

Coinbase Weaknesses

Let’s now look at some things that could hold them back.
  1. Slow Cadence In the fast-paced world of crypto, and especially when compared to Binance, Coinbase does not ship very many new products very often. This is perhaps their greatest weakness. Smaller, more nimble startups may run circles around them. They were smart to launch Coinbase Ventures where tey invest in early-stage startups. They can now keep an ear to the ground on innovation. Perhaps their cadence is normal for a company of their size — but the Binance pace creates quite the contrast.
  2. Lack of Innovation When you consider the previous point (slow cadence), it’s unclear if Coinbase is capable of building and launching new products that are built internally. Most of their new products have come through acquisitions. Their Earn.com acquisition is what led to their Earn educational product. Their acquisition of Xapo helped bolster their institutional custody offering. They acqui-hired a team to help launch their staking infrastructure. Their acquisition of Cipher Browser became an important part of Coinbase Wallet. And recently, they acquired Tagomi — a crypto prime brokerage. Perhaps most of Coinbase’s team is just focused on improving their golden goose, their exchange business. It’s unclear. But the jury is still out on if they can successfully innovate internally and launch any homegrown products.
  3. Talent Exodus There have been numerous reports of executive turmoil at Coinbase. It raises a lot of questions about company culture and vision. Some of the executives who departed include COO Asiff Hirji, CTO Balaji Srinivasan, VP & GM Adam White, VP Eng Tim Wagner, VP Product Jeremy Henrickson, Sr Dir of Eng Namrata Ganatra, VP of Intl Biz Dan Romero, Dir of Inst Sales Christine Sandler, Head of Trading Hunter Merghart, Dir Data Science Soups Ranjan, Policy Lead Mike Lempres, Sr Compliance Vaishali Mehta. Many of these folks didn’t stay with Coinbase very long. We don’t know exactly why it’s happening —but when you consider a few of my first points (slow cadence, lack of innovation), you have to wonder if it’s all related.
  4. Institutional Focus As a company, we are a Coinbase client. We love their institutional offering. It’s clear they’ve been investing a lot in this area. A recent Coinbase blog post made it clear that this has been a focus: “Over the past 12 months, Coinbase has been laser-focused on building out the types of features and services that our institutional customers need.” Their Tagomi acquisition only re-enforced this focus. Perhaps this is why their consumer product has felt so neglected. They’ve been heavily investing in their institutional services since May 2018. For a company that’s getting very close to an IPO, it makes sense that they’d focus on areas that present strong revenue opportunities — as they do with institutional clients. Even for big companies like Coinbase, it’s hard to have a split focus. If they are “laser-focused” on the institutional audience, it’s unlikely they’ll be launching any major consumer products anytime soon.

Coinbase Wrap Up

At Genesis Block, we‘re proud to be working with Coinbase. They are a fantastic company. However, I don’t believe that they’ll succeed in building their own product for the broader consumer finance market. While they have incredible design, there are no signs that they are focused on or capable of internally building this type of product.
Similar to Binance, I think it’s far more likely that Coinbase acquires a promising young startup with strong growth.

Honorable Mentions

Other US-based exchanges worth mentioning are Kraken, Gemini, and Bittrex. So far we’ve seen very few signs that any of them will aggressively attack broader consumer finance. Most are going in the way of Binance — listing more assets and adding more pro tools like margin and futures trading. And many, like Coinbase, are trying to attract more institutional customers. For example, Gemini with their custody product.

Wrap Up

Coinbase and Binance have huge war chests and massive reach. For that alone, they should always be considered threats to Genesis Block. However, their products are very, very different than the product we’re building. And their approach is very different as well. They are trying to educate and onboard people into crypto. At Genesis Block, we believe the masses shouldn’t need to know or care about it. We did an entire series about this, Spreading Crypto.
Most everyone needs banking — whether it be to borrow, spend, invest, earn interest, etc. Not everyone needs a crypto exchange. For non-crypto consumers (the mass market), the differences between a bank and a crypto exchange are immense. Companies like Binance and Coinbase make a lot of money on their crypto exchange business. It would be really difficult, gutsy, and risky for any of them to completely change their narrative, messaging, and product to focus on the broader consumer market. I don’t believe they would ever risk biting the hand that feeds them.
In summary, as it relates to a digital bank aimed at the mass market, I believe both Coinbase and Binance are much more likely to acquire a startup in this space than they are to build it themselves. And I think they would want to keep the brand/product distinct and separate from their core crypto exchange business.
So back to the original question, is Coinbase and Binance a threat to Genesis Block? Not really. Not today. But they could be, and for that, we want to stay close to them.
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Blockchain Bites: Bitcoins Boom Roils Markets and a16z Makes a Long-term Play (current BTC/USD price is $8,713.88)

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SHORT DB tomorrow and reshape the entire world markets.

$DB is on life support for the longest time but tomorrow can be the day we set off a chain reaction around the world and stand to all make a lot of tendies from it.

TLDR if we bear rally on DB we will tank the third biggest bank in the world.
DD below.
Shorting DB will collapse all financial sectors and create mass panic more chances for small fish to make big gains while watching the world burn.
https://news.bitcoin.com/deutsche-bank-collapse-could-crash-global-financial-markets/

Reasons it will happen:
http://shortsqueeze.com/shortinterest/stock/DB.htm

People currently with short plays (go type !oi DB in wsb chat to get live chart)
| Date | OI | call % | put % | +-----------+---------+--------+-------+ | 28-Feb-20 | 4,469 | 67% | 33% | | 06-Mar-20 | 2,013 | 56% | 44% | | 13-Mar-20 | 546 | 59% | 41% | | 20-Mar-20 | 30,021 | 26% | 74% | | 27-Mar-20 | 751 | 39% | 61% | | 03-Apr-20 | 698 | 23% | 77% | | 17-Apr-20 | 98,031 | 42% | 58% | | 17-Jul-20 | 56,043 | 57% | 43% | | 16-Oct-20 | 65 | 43% | 57% | | 15-Jan-21 | 160,446 | 54% | 46% | | 21-Jan-22 | 42,287 | 91% | 9% | +

Beyond Deutsche: U.S. Banks Also Implicated in Dubious Partnerships Abroad

https://foreignpolicy.com/2020/02/24/us-banks-dubious-partnerships-russia-deutsche-bank/

Deutsche Bank Posts Big Loss as Overhaul Bites


FRANKFURT—Deutsche Bank AG swung to a €5.3 billion ($5.8 billion) loss in 2019, highlighting the size of its challenge in making itself leaner and more profitable through a sweeping overhaul. German lender’s efforts to reorganize its operations weighed heavily on its results last year

https://www.wsj.com/articles/deutsche-bank-posts-big-loss-as-overhaul-bites-11580369775

Even After Deutsche Bank's Plunge, the Other Shoe Could Still Be Poised to Drop

Losses and scandals have dragged shares of this former icon of EU financial power down into single digits.

https://www.fool.com/investing/2019/11/13/even-after-deutsche-banks-plunge-the-other-shoe-co.aspx

http://www.munknee.com/collapse-of-deutsche-bank-would-be-catastrophic-for-global-financial-system-heres-why/

Stock Price ForecastThe 21 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Deutsche Bank AG have a median target of 7.76, with a high estimate of 9.42 and a low estimate of 4.46. The median estimate represents a -17.91% decrease from the last price of 9.45.

DB - Deutsche Bank AG Forecast - CNNMoney.com

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Blockchain Bites: What the Bitcoin Halving Means for Miners and Prices (current BTC/USD price is $8,666.24)

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For Trading Jan 22

For Trading January 22nd
CORONA VIRUS SPOOKS MARKET, AIRLINES, HOTELS, AND GAMING STOCKS
BA BITES THE BULLET ON MAX
TSLA CROSSES $550 ON NEW STREET TARGET OF $800
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Today’s market started off lower and by 11:00 we had made the early low -113 before a rally that took us back to down just 7 before we worked sideways until about 1:30 when the news broke that BA had again pushed out the return of the MAX to June or July and the market fell to the new and final low of the day -202. After a brief rally back to -100 we finally finished -152.06 (.52%), NASDAQ -18.13 (.19%), S&P 500 -8.83 (.27%) the Russell -13.74 (.81%) and the big loser, the DJ Transports -203.11 (1.80%) on the Corona virus news. The A/D was pretty much the same for both NYSE and NAZ at 1.5:1 down, and the DJIA was 17 down, 13 up with the big loser BA -73, GS -25, AAPL -15, CVX -15 and CAT & MM -13DP’s each. The only double-digit gainers were V +18 and UNH +15DPs. IBM was +.86 at the close, but reported and actually beat for the first time in 5 quarters and is currently up $6.68 in real terms, so that will add to the DJIA in the morning.
Our “open forum” on Discord, which allows me to interact with subscribers and others to allow direct questions and chart opinions on just about any stock, continues to grow with more participants every day. It is informative and allows me to share insights as the market is open and moving. The link is: https://discord.gg/ATvC7YZ and I will be there and active from before the open and all day. It’s a great place to share ideas and gain some insights.
SECTORS: Other names in the news: We started the day with the weekend news that a new Coronavirus has been identified in China and that there were 6 dead and at least several hundred sick. Later in the day that number increased, including at least 1 case in the U.S. in Washington state. The reaction was swift in several industries that cater to travel, including airlines, hotels, gambling, and booking services. In the gaming sector the most exposed to Macao were the worst hit with MLCO which has just recovered from $18.84 to close $25.02 gapped down and finished $22.62 -2.40 (9.59%). WYNN was 142.31 -9.31 (6.4%), LVS 70.07 -$4.00 (5.4%) and MGM $32.39 -2.15 (6.22%). Hotels were led lower with MAR $144.37 -5.89 (3.92, and Carnival Cruise (CCL) $50.69 -1.21 (2.33%). On the booking side, BKNG was as low as $1963 managed a close of $1990.57-64.12 (3.12%) and TRIP 30.49 -.44 (1.42%).
BYND was higher all day with the statement from SBUX wants to expand its “plant-based” offerings. It finished $129.18 +20.06 (18.3%). BA actually opened up this morning but around 2:00 it was slightly lower and the word got out (later confirmed) that the MAX isn’t expected to be back until the summer. The stock was actually halted (news pending) and it had fallen to a low of $305.75 before both a rally to back to 322 and another slide to close $311.64 -12.51 (3.66%).
On the earnings front we had mixed results from NFLX and after a slight gain on the headline of a beat in revenues it fell to -11, then rallied to $352 and is last $346.13 +6.46 (1.9%). IBM broke its 5 consecutive down revenues quarters and had a slight beat on net rallied as high as $144.30 and is last $144.10 +5.79 (4.19%).
And, lastly, early morning news of the FDA fast-tracking Nanoflu for Novavax (NVAX) sent that one up from its close of $5.74 to trade as high as $9.99 and it settled at $9.82 +4.08 (71%), but:
The HOMERUN OF THE DAY WAS GENPREX (GNPX), who also got a fast track for its treatment for lung cancer, and closed Friday at $ .36, traded as high as $1.74 before giving back a bit but still managing $1.15 +.79 (219%). How many stocks can you recall that finished 40%below its high still up over 200%?
BIOPHARMA: was LOWER with BIIB +1.69, ABBV -.08, REGN -21.94 (5.68%) even though they are one of the leaders in the development of a vaccine for the above mentioned virus, ISRG +1.62, MYL +.04, TEVA -.16 (I’m looking to get back into that one), VRTX -1.84, BHC -.52, INCY _1.85, ICPT -5.37 (5.06%), LABU -2.62 and IBB $120.72 -1.16 (.96%).
CANNABIS: stocks were LOWER with TLRY +.18, CGC -.65, CRON -.35, GWPH +1.68, ACB -.12, PYX -.36, APHA +.12, NBEV -.08, ACRGF -.39, CURLF +.43, KERN -.74 and MJ $18.30 -.45 (2.4%).
DEFENSE: was MIXED with LMT -.56, RTN -2.35, GD +.91, TXT -.62, UTX -.30, NOC -1.84, BWXT -.86, TDY +11.12, and ITA $229.55 -2.66 (1.15%).
RETAIL was LOWER with M -.58, JWN -.65, KSS -.99, DDS +.14, JCP -.04 (5.18%), WMT +.64, TGT -2.75, TJX -.29, RL -3.09, UAA -.36, LULU +.97, TPR -.57, CPRI -.12, and XRT $45.64 -.24 (.52%).
FAANG and Big Cap: were MIXED with GOOGL +2.48, AMZN +27.38, AAPL -1.40, FB -.48, NFLX +5.53, NVDA -1.13, TSLA +43.90 (8.6%), BABA -4.87, BIDU -2.61, IBM (see above), BA -12.47, CAT -1.94 and XLK $97.35 +.23 (.24%).
FINANCIALS were LOWER with the slip in interest rates and GS -3.51, JPM -1.20, BAC -.42, MS -1.51, C -1.14, PNC -2.55, AIG -1.23, TRV +.22, AXP -1.32, and XLF $30.77 -.26 (.84%).
OIL, $58.38 -.20. Today’s action was a catch-up day from the holiday and a fairly big range day. We managed a test of both $58 and $60 and finished barely changed. I think this market is in a “no-man’s land” until we break one-way or the other. The stocks were LOWER with the market and XLE $58.11 -1.06 (1.79%).
METALS, GOLD: $1,557.90 -2.40 after breaking out “of the box” earlier last week, and the Iran news, we traded as high as $1,613 before turning down. I bought the GLD calls after we traded down to my area of support around $1,545 and after the small consolidation started higher today. We bought the GLD 2/149 calls @ $1.10 today.
BITCOIN: closed $8,750 -175. We broke to the downside today and managed a close well off the low 8,515. I now expect a test of $9,200 to $9,500. We own 750 GBTC with an average of $8.99. GBTC closed $9.72 -.35 today.
Tomorrow is another day.
CAM
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For Trading Jan 22

For Trading January 22nd
CORONA VIRUS SPOOKS MARKET, AIRLINES, HOTELS, AND GAMING STOCKS
BA BITES THE BULLET ON MAX
TSLA CROSSES $550 ON NEW STREET TARGET OF $800
Join Us Every Day, Link Below
Today’s market started off lower and by 11:00 we had made the early low -113 before a rally that took us back to down just 7 before we worked sideways until about 1:30 when the news broke that BA had again pushed out the return of the MAX to June or July and the market fell to the new and final low of the day -202. After a brief rally back to -100 we finally finished -152.06 (.52%), NASDAQ -18.13 (.19%), S&P 500 -8.83 (.27%) the Russell -13.74 (.81%) and the big loser, the DJ Transports -203.11 (1.80%) on the Corona virus news. The A/D was pretty much the same for both NYSE and NAZ at 1.5:1 down, and the DJIA was 17 down, 13 up with the big loser BA -73, GS -25, AAPL -15, CVX -15 and CAT & MM -13DP’s each. The only double-digit gainers were V +18 and UNH +15DPs. IBM was +.86 at the close, but reported and actually beat for the first time in 5 quarters and is currently up $6.68 in real terms, so that will add to the DJIA in the morning.
Our “open forum” on Discord, which allows me to interact with subscribers and others to allow direct questions and chart opinions on just about any stock, continues to grow with more participants every day. It is informative and allows me to share insights as the market is open and moving. The link is: https://discord.gg/ATvC7YZ and I will be there and active from before the open and all day. It’s a great place to share ideas and gain some insights.
SECTORS: Other names in the news: We started the day with the weekend news that a new Coronavirus has been identified in China and that there were 6 dead and at least several hundred sick. Later in the day that number increased, including at least 1 case in the U.S. in Washington state. The reaction was swift in several industries that cater to travel, including airlines, hotels, gambling, and booking services. In the gaming sector the most exposed to Macao were the worst hit with MLCO which has just recovered from $18.84 to close $25.02 gapped down and finished $22.62 -2.40 (9.59%). WYNN was 142.31 -9.31 (6.4%), LVS 70.07 -$4.00 (5.4%) and MGM $32.39 -2.15 (6.22%). Hotels were led lower with MAR $144.37 -5.89 (3.92, and Carnival Cruise (CCL) $50.69 -1.21 (2.33%). On the booking side, BKNG was as low as $1963 managed a close of $1990.57-64.12 (3.12%) and TRIP 30.49 -.44 (1.42%).
BYND was higher all day with the statement from SBUX wants to expand its “plant-based” offerings. It finished $129.18 +20.06 (18.3%). BA actually opened up this morning but around 2:00 it was slightly lower and the word got out (later confirmed) that the MAX isn’t expected to be back until the summer. The stock was actually halted (news pending) and it had fallen to a low of $305.75 before both a rally to back to 322 and another slide to close $311.64 -12.51 (3.66%).
On the earnings front we had mixed results from NFLX and after a slight gain on the headline of a beat in revenues it fell to -11, then rallied to $352 and is last $346.13 +6.46 (1.9%). IBM broke its 5 consecutive down revenues quarters and had a slight beat on net rallied as high as $144.30 and is last $144.10 +5.79 (4.19%).
And, lastly, early morning news of the FDA fast-tracking Nanoflu for Novavax (NVAX) sent that one up from its close of $5.74 to trade as high as $9.99 and it settled at $9.82 +4.08 (71%), but:
The HOMERUN OF THE DAY WAS GENPREX (GNPX), who also got a fast track for its treatment for lung cancer, and closed Friday at $ .36, traded as high as $1.74 before giving back a bit but still managing $1.15 +.79 (219%). How many stocks can you recall that finished 40%below its high still up over 200%?
BIOPHARMA: was LOWER with BIIB +1.69, ABBV -.08, REGN -21.94 (5.68%) even though they are one of the leaders in the development of a vaccine for the above mentioned virus, ISRG +1.62, MYL +.04, TEVA -.16 (I’m looking to get back into that one), VRTX -1.84, BHC -.52, INCY _1.85, ICPT -5.37 (5.06%), LABU -2.62 and IBB $120.72 -1.16 (.96%).
CANNABIS: stocks were LOWER with TLRY +.18, CGC -.65, CRON -.35, GWPH +1.68, ACB -.12, PYX -.36, APHA +.12, NBEV -.08, ACRGF -.39, CURLF +.43, KERN -.74 and MJ $18.30 -.45 (2.4%).
DEFENSE: was MIXED with LMT -.56, RTN -2.35, GD +.91, TXT -.62, UTX -.30, NOC -1.84, BWXT -.86, TDY +11.12, and ITA $229.55 -2.66 (1.15%).
RETAIL was LOWER with M -.58, JWN -.65, KSS -.99, DDS +.14, JCP -.04 (5.18%), WMT +.64, TGT -2.75, TJX -.29, RL -3.09, UAA -.36, LULU +.97, TPR -.57, CPRI -.12, and XRT $45.64 -.24 (.52%).
FAANG and Big Cap: were MIXED with GOOGL +2.48, AMZN +27.38, AAPL -1.40, FB -.48, NFLX +5.53, NVDA -1.13, TSLA +43.90 (8.6%), BABA -4.87, BIDU -2.61, IBM (see above), BA -12.47, CAT -1.94 and XLK $97.35 +.23 (.24%).
FINANCIALS were LOWER with the slip in interest rates and GS -3.51, JPM -1.20, BAC -.42, MS -1.51, C -1.14, PNC -2.55, AIG -1.23, TRV +.22, AXP -1.32, and XLF $30.77 -.26 (.84%).
OIL, $58.38 -.20. Today’s action was a catch-up day from the holiday and a fairly big range day. We managed a test of both $58 and $60 and finished barely changed. I think this market is in a “no-man’s land” until we break one-way or the other. The stocks were LOWER with the market and XLE $58.11 -1.06 (1.79%).
METALS, GOLD: $1,557.90 -2.40 after breaking out “of the box” earlier last week, and the Iran news, we traded as high as $1,613 before turning down. I bought the GLD calls after we traded down to my area of support around $1,545 and after the small consolidation started higher today. We bought the GLD 2/149 calls @ $1.10 today.
BITCOIN: closed $8,750 -175. We broke to the downside today and managed a close well off the low 8,515. I now expect a test of $9,200 to $9,500. We own 750 GBTC with an average of $8.99. GBTC closed $9.72 -.35 today.
Tomorrow is another day.
CAM
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Thoughts from the crypto bear market

I've learned a lot over the past year. However, my biggest takeaway is that the average person does not have the mental fortitude to play the investing game. I think the largest reason for that is so many people are living above their means and are, therefore, living paycheck to paycheck. A major dip in the market makes people panic because they are over-invested and they know it. They aren't investing, they are gambling.
In the US we are currently $20 TRILLION in debt. That's not even the whole picture because our government doesn't accrue for its unfunded liabilities. Add those numbers in and we are rapidly approaching $200T! Recent statistics puts 80% of Americans living paycheck to paycheck and that around 5% of Americans are over 90 days behind on their auto loans. And if you're not an American reading this and laughing, the statistics aren't any better for most European countries. Something has to give eventually.
It's interesting crypto had this massive sell-off now. It may come back, it may not for a long long time. It appears that we are in consolidation period and the bottom may already be in. I don't know if crypto could ever be considered as a hedge against the traditional markets, but I do know this: if you've been around crypto since 2017 and you zoom out on these charts, it should look familiar and it doesn't look good.
https://www.tradingview.com/symbols/NASDAQ-AMZN/
https://www.tradingview.com/symbols/NASDAQ-MSFT/
https://www.tradingview.com/symbols/NASDAQ-AAPL/
Equities have been in a bull market for 10 years now. Think about that for a minute. If you're a 32 yr old equities trader on wall street you were probably coming out of college in 2009 at the end of the last financial crisis (yeah the one that was ended prematurely due to "quantitative easing" i.e. manipulation by the fed). You've never traded in a true bear market environment. The next financial crisis will be brutal and long and people will lose their shirts. I don't know when, I don't know what the catalyst will be, but it's coming sooner than many realize.
So what does this have to do with crypto?
First, don't be overinvested. Take care of your personal finances first. Live within your means. You can accumulate great wealth from your paycheck if you don't always have to have the "best," newest everything. Pay off your debt first, save up, then invest.
Second, it does appear that crypto could be a natural hedge against traditional markets. Satoshi created Bitcoin out of the wreckage of the 2008 financial crisis. The next financial crisis will be crypto's biggest test. Don't be so quick to panic sell. We're already down ~80% give or take. There's a lot of room to move up and when equities start dropping investors will look to park their money in other financial instruments. Will crypto be one of those? I think for some the answer will be yes. If even a small portion of the money in equities moves to crypto, it could push the overall crypto market cap way past previous ATHs. I'm not counting on it, but at this point it would be silly to not recognize that as a real possibility.
Thirdly, diversify. The crypto market seems to be out-of-cycle with traditional markets. I know some people try to make the case that they are correlated; to a certain extent everything is, but I think there's a big enough difference to make some serious money here. When equities, crash, buy in. When crypto moons, don't get greedy and lock in some profit. If you're only in crypto, you're not diversified. Within the crypto market, do your research and buy into projects that will weather the storms of the market cycles...we saw several shitcoins bite the dust this year because they couldn't survive the bear market.
Finally, don't get too emotionally invested. Spend time with your loved ones. Don't watch the charts all day. You hear about these wall street bankers jumping out of windows; how sad is it that these people didn't have anything else to live for? They lost it all long before they "lost it all" in the market. Don't do that. Keep yourself grounded. Money doesn't bring happiness. It can absolutely enhance the happiness you already have, but you have it have first apart from the money.
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Bitcoin millionaire issues $100 target for ICON (ICX) - 20x ROI?

So for those who don't know, Peter Saddington is a data analyst who is now a crypto multi-millionaire. He runs the BiteSizeBitcoin channel on Youtube to help those new to cryptocurrencies. His entered the crypto market early and bought lots of Bitcoins when it was $2. He ended up being the first guy in the world to buy a brand new Lamborghini with $115 worth of Bitcoins. Pretty entertaining guy to watch. He's semi-retired now (if you consider making videos as work) thanks to his huge stash in BTC, Litecoin, NEO, etc.
A few months ago he managed to snag an interview with the founder of ICON and has just recently set a price target for ICON (ICX) at $100 by Q4, 2018. Right now ICX is trading around $5, so if his calls are right, that's a 20x ROI! He was also the guy you bought into Antshares/NEO when it was trading around a few dollars!! I would advise anyone new to crypto to watch his video streams, a lot of his calls have been great and accurate.
He starts talking about ICX around at 22min.
https://youtu.be/778kE75q_OU?t=20m
Chat transcript: "I see ICON doing very similar to what NEO did when I started getting into NEO in early 2016 so about 2 years ago and I remember, so you guys can go back to a previous stream where I talk about my history of NEO going all the way back to early 2016, so about 2 years ago now of articles that i would save and bookmarked around antshares and the rise of antshares and u know connections with a couple other coins and stuff like that and then eventually the rebranding and etc, etc. I see ICON doing something very similarily to NEO however in my opinion (not my financial advice), my opinion guys, I feel like ICON has a far superior headstart to NEO (Antshares) that Da Hongfei had, i think Min Kim has a significant lets just say leg up in the game and the reason is because they didn't do a whole lot of marketing in the beginning of the creation of their coin, and their cryptocurrency. They spent time building out the project itself and building out vendors and connections with actual entities, banks, financial institutions, government, hospitals, and they spend a lot of their time making these connections and actually creating demand before they created the coin and so they already have working applications in the ICON ecosystem that are not public as of yet, however they already have big, let's just say hooks into companies in Korea that are already very willing to use their coin and their platform to run decentralized applications. "
"Now if you guys remember my interview with Min Kim with it what I've heard is they've expanded to over 300, that's a lot of people, to over 300 project managers and these project managers are siphoned out into these companies to help these companies understand and learn how to write the code for decentralized applications for the ICON (ICX) platform and so they're putting a lot of money into it."
"There's another consideration we also have to remember is that ICON has already been privately funded millions, and millions of dollars is what they already have and so the ICO was merely an opportunity for them to you know. Let's just put it this way it could fall in one of those particular segmentation's where it's like okay you already have a running application but now you're ICO'ing, it's just a money grab, however for them, from the best intentions that I can assume out of them is that their ICO was an opportunity to get even more funding so that they could scale out even more. "
"That's the positive assumption that I have with ICON so that's a little bit more context as to why we're cost averaging ICON. I see just like NEO, so let's get to some specifics here, I see it doing exactly what NEO did. I see a slow run probably in the first quarter to pick up in the end of the first quarter to second quarter. I'm basically talking about NEO here right now. Some doldrums in the summer picking up towards the end of the fall and then an end of the fall, a massive oscillation obviously with NEO ant shares and even OMG at the time a lot of them tanked because of the regulation that happened but it didn't really stop at all that much. Then we saw NEO have a massive run-up and then kind of a slight pullback but it's still sit in the far, it's sitting very very well that's period, end, full stop. NEO is sitting exceptionally well considering if you look at what NEO's price is at. "
"Well let's just look at it, let's look it up, I'm talking here, should just bring up stuff. So NEO's sitting at a healthy 71 dollars up 10% today. If you guys remember when I first got into NEO after spending a year percolating on this coin I got in first at $5.52 because some of you guys remember that video when I did that and then people thought I was crazy when I bought in at $32 dollars. But I have a long-term position with NEO. I have a long-term position with NEO and I see ICON doing something very similarly."
"Apparently I forgot someone asked what's my price prediction for ICON in 2018, obviously whatever I say means absolutely nothing because the cryptocurrency space is so wacky guys but I see ICON doing something very similar to NEO. I'm hoping for an end of the year 2018, a solid $100. I see ICON doing something very similarly and if ICON does anything close to what Litecoin did; now remember guys I got into Litecoin about the same price that I got into ICON today. So if ICON does anything similarly to Litecoin, I mean we could be seeing some massive gains guys, massive gains, so I'm hoping for a hundred. I think that's aggressive, let's be honest, I think that's aggressive."
"So right now I want to give you guys my profit taking points. My profit taking points, I'm thinking about doing profit taking if ICON hits about $15.00 and then a $30.00 and then $50.00 dollars, so those are my more conservative exit strategies. So if we dollar cost average into ICON and we get to a fifteen dollar ICON, I'm gonna be probably pulling out a little bit and then probably thinking about investing a little bit more not as a dollar cost average but simply as an opportunity just to invest more and pump more into ICON. So I have a $15.00, a $30.00 and a $50.00 that's written down on my notes on my notepad that those are kind of the things, that kind of the the profit taking levels that I would like to see. That way I'm not holding all my value in there and I am rewarding myself somehow throughout the rest of the year. "
"Okay so that's ICON, that's ICON guys, super excited I would love for you guys to join me in my dollar cost averaging with ICON. No promises here, ICON certainly could tank like any other coin out there however I feel relatively confident and I can't say completely confident because complete confidence is borderline of rationality and emotionality but I would say that I'm very very confident that ICON will do significantly well considering what we've seen so far and what we've seen so far is kind of typical. Let's be honest, usually coins that launch like this have huge spikes and huge pull backs. But if we go to ICON (ICX) here, let's check it out you guys, I mean this is ICON running, it's kind of doing a Bitcoin because I mean usually we would be seeing some major pull backs by now, if not originally from. This original when it first came out, some people would say this looks like an unhealthy chart, it needs to have some kind of pull back, some receding of sorts, but I don't know guys.
"I think we're probably gonna end up seeing some type of pullback early in January for ICON, so that might be an opportunity if you haven't got into the DCA now it might be an opportunity for you to start right then. Usually I don't buy the dips with dollar cost averaging, I just stick it. I said leave it, that's how I do every Friday. I just wake up and I say okay well I have to buy litecoin or I have to buy ICON today or whatever I'm seeing. Sometimes I will put in more money but I don't want to mess up my original data set, so I'll buy it on a different exchange and so that way I don't mess up the data set."
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Need help figuring out if a dom is trying to scam me

I apologize if this is super long winded.
I am completely new to the BDSM world. A few weeks ago I started talking to a Dom through a site called AdultFreindFinder(she contacted me) and i'm now pretty sure its a scam but I would like a few others opinions to see if my hunch is correct.
I am going to post the transcripts of our email exchange and hopefully someone with more experience can shed light on this for me.
on AFF chat:
Her:
I'm new here and the website sent me your profile and says you are my new match, I don't know if you got my profile as well. After checking your profile out and seeing our compatibility chart is very high, I guess we might be a match after all. So this what I am looking for, am looking for a submissive pussy licking sex slave who is interested in BDSM/Kinky play, the key word here being SUBMISSIVE and BDSM/KINKY play. I know this is not for everyone, but if this something you want or dream about we can fulfill your fantasies together do check out my profile and send me a message ASAP.
Mistress Ann.
P:S This is going to be a soft BDSM sex slave, very mild bondage, this will be exploring more of pleasure than pain. Disregard this message if you don't have any submissive tendencies at all.
Me:
This is intriguing and I am interested in learning more about you and the domain of submission. I will be honest and say that I have very little experience in the kinky play area but I consider myself very open to experience.
Her:
Perfect let's continue this conversation in a more private environment. What I seek is a smart, intelligent, obedient and eager to serve sub and I think that might be you. Reply this message with your email address so I can contact you and set in motion the process to make you my submissive slut just because I don't get on here as much as I would like and I wouldn't want to leave you in limbo about making you my sex slave...
Mistress Ann.
Me:
At this point I give her a throw away email address

Chat moves to email:
Her:
I'm very pleased to be contacting you via regular email, the little exchanges we have had so far shows that our interest is aligned. This is the first step into making you all that you can become in serving and making me happy and in the process satisfying you as well and you need to be dominated by such a beautiful lady as myself in a real-life scenario.
This is not a trail for you to know and discover if you are submissive or not. For this, to work you have to know you are submissive and ready to stay submissive. If at this point you are unsure, I'll advise you to stop reading this email now, ignore it and not reply so no more time is wasted cause this is going nowhere if you are not truly submissive. If you have kept on reading and sure you are submissive then we can move forward and proceed.
I expect you to always be honest with me to be my slave, respecting me goes without saying slave you must always remember that you are the slave always in this relationship, therefore, I make all the decisions in this dynamic and you must always refer to me as MISTRESS. Like I previously pointed out and am sure by now you know that for this to work on any level you have to be submissive not playing at it. You will be dominated and toyed with by me for both our pleasures and the full spectrum of BDSM which may include, ass worship, anal penetration (mine), physical humiliation, psychical punishment (yours), forced masturbation, as long as its within your boundaries,you will be punished accordingly if you fail to attain my goals of you pleasing me. I will have variations of cute names that I will call you such as slut pie, sex slut you will answer to these names when I call you.
Anything public is of limits for me slave, I value my privacy very much, this means that all our plays will only be behind closed doors to assure maximum discretion, at no point will I send you any nude pictures of me via any medium even after our sessions have started. I hope you are insatiable as I am and ready to go on for long hours to please me, slave. During our plays protection will be paramount until such a time that you can show me that you are clean, safe and disease free as I am. For now, you are under a period of evaluation that will help me to determine if you are suitable to be my slave in the long term cause that's my ultimate goal. Since we have established that you are indeed submissive I don't envisage any problems with making you my slave and that process can start after you have replied this email.
Your Mistress Ann.
Me:
Yes Mistress.
Her:
Excellent my slave, I'll like to start with knowing your name.
Mistress Ann.
Me:
I give her my nickname
Her:
I am a mature and sexy 36-year-old woman, divorced and originally from Germany. I came over here 5 years ago back when I was still married to my husband. I was married for 4 years and divorced for 2.My whole life is here now a slave and am looking forward to making you a part of it. I don't know the caliber of women you have come across in your life but there is none in my class. I have been an active player in this lifestyle for a while and know what am doing, of course, you are welcomed to make your thoughts known if you think they are contrary to mine but with respect, remember you are the slave always. I am a bisexual domme with experience of unparalleled domination and alluring control. I want to make you my slave with my understanding of the Psychological and Physical aspects of this lifestyle. I am strict when the occasions call for it and sensual and provocative when I choose to be. I am quite generous and you have to be as well to be my slave.
Like I emphasized in my previous email we are moving ahead because I am sure by now you know for sure that you are submissive that this is definitely for you, so you won't have any problems relinquishing control to me slave? I can be free early in the day or late in the evening depending on my workload, I can work around your availability as well, let me know what times you think are best for you my slave. I want to start spending time with you ASAP slave, am ready to meet and start training you, you do however have to satisfy all of my criteria to be my acceptable slave slut and this you will know in due time my slut, its a short process that you must go through. At least we should be able to have at least a session together within a 2 week period, we will be able to manage this more effectively after a couple of sessions together. Training will be at my place for straight up sessions, we met on a sex site we both know that our aim is sexual gratification, so there will be no wining and dining just making our fantasies and desires a reality.
My fantasies and desires are more "BD" and very much less of "SM".So there will be no sadistic intentions towards you my slave. There will be more of role-playing and playing with sensual toys and accessories my slave, am familiar with almost every scenario of role-playing my slut, just keep in mind my slut whatever role we are playing Sexy professor and student, Sexy nurse, and patient whatever it is am always in control. I am a mistress with little limits, dominant very strict and caring, I have been a mistress for a pretty long time, as a lifestyle choice and I have experienced almost every fetish, either with slaves that I have owned myself or at fetish parties with my other dommes friends. However, I would love to know your limits so it can help me in molding you to be my perfect slave. I live in Oakland, so planning for our sessions with being easier and less stressful. We live in close proximity to each other we can have short sessions of about 2-3 hours at regular intervals.
I have further instructions for you.I'm dead serious about being the ONLY mistress you can have other filings(non-dominant girlfriend/wife) but I must be your only mistress, when you are with me, I want your full attention if you are going to be the slave for me I hope you are, if by now you still have others(dominant women), I want you to get rid of them and that is my first order to you and it requires your maximum obedience. Your second task is to send decent pictures of yourself to me in your next email no dick pics slave, I want to see what you look like and reply with more details about you using my email as a source of inspiration.
Your Mistress Ann.
(she sent me pictures of herself in lingerie as well at this point)
Me:
Mistress,
I am ready to submit and be your slave.
I am a 29 year old single man, never married and no significant women in my life currently. I am 5'8" tall and have a fit/athletic build. I have never had a mistress before and I look forward to being your slave. I trust you and only you to be my mistress. I think its admirable that you are so true to yourself and know who you are and what you want. I am happy to serve you and be a part of that vision.
My schedule shifts from week to week, there are times when I am very busy or out of town and other times when I am free. Later in the evening/night can work for me more consistently, however morning may also be open depending on the day. If I am in town weekends are generally open and available. This we can work out on a session to session basis and I will do my utmost best to conform to your preference. I would also like to start ASAP. I am okay with the frequency of at least 1 session every 2 weeks, however I am open to increasing this as you train me to be your slave. This can start as soon as tomorrow(Sunday 5/5). I will be unavailable from 5/8-5/13 as I will be out of town.
In terms of my limits, I am fairly open to most things on the "BD" side of things. I feel as you train me and our relationship as mistress and slave grows that my hard and soft limits will become more clear as I gain understanding of how I will be serving you and what types of things we will be doing. One hard limit I have currently is not overextending my right shoulder backwards as I recently injured it and it is in the later stages of healing. This should not be a problem after a few more weeks. In terms of the "SM" side of things, you have already mentioned that this will be limited given your desires for me as your slave. That being said I am not comfortable with severe physical abuse resulting in excessive bleeding and scarring especially on commonly exposed areas of the body such as the face. As I mentioned earlier these limits will evolve as we journey down this path.
I have attached pictures of myself for you. I recently decided to get rid of my hair and have included pictures of me both with and without. I don't take many pictures of myself. Please let me know if you would like more.
I am ready to relinquish control to you and give you my undivided attention.
Your slave
Her:
I Wore Up Thinking About Using You My Sex Slave
You arrived as instructed at your Goddess home for training to commence. You knock on the door and wait. I open the door and using my finger signal for you to enter. I point to the floor, you remove your clothing and fold it neatly and place them in the corner, you turn around and then get down onto your knees and lower your head, and place your hands behind your back.
I place a collar on your neck, then I secure your hands behind your back. I then instruct you to look at me, as you raise your head I start to remove my clothes. I notice you becoming extremely hard and excited from seeing your Goddess remove her clothes, standing there with only her bra and panties on, I instruct you to remove my already soaked panties being so wet expecting you since using your teeth. You come closer to me on your knees and gently get your teeth on the waistband of my panties and slowly work them down, moving around me and focusing on the waistband of my panties. As you finally remove my panties, I have already removed my leash and now I look down on you attaching the leash to your collar and say," slut, if you are very good in your training today you will be rewarded very generously" you reply, yes Mistress." I then lead you to the side of the bed with you leash like my little slut bitch that you are...
I take the bonds of your hands and tell you to get on the bed, no on the bed I tie your hands to the headboard and your legs to the foot of the bed and then I start smothering you with my pussy while I popped your cock and balls with my crop (gently). I'm grinding my pussy in your face wiping my nectar all over you, and the sweet smell of juicy wet pussy and the stinging from my crop made your sissy cock so hard. Soon I'll cum in your face and force you to eat all of it. Then I take some clamps and placed them on each of your nipples. You grit your teeth as the sharp pinching sensations running through your body. Your mistress pops your cock and balls again with her crop turning your throbbing cock harder and harder. She pauses and then gently strokes it with her hand and spits on it. Mistress leans down and takes your cock in her mouth. She strokes up and down giving you firm bites along with your cock head and shaft as she goes. Then your mistress climbs on top of you and allows you to feel her pussy slide down on your cock while she tugs on the chain attached to the nipple clamps. You grimace in the sweet pain that makes you thrust up deep inside her. You so want to grab her and grind inside her, but she has you tied, and you are at my mercy as I tease you by pulling my pussy off of you and pulling on your nipples again. She uses her crop to spank your cock once again. I continue this cycle repeatedly training your cock to be obedient to my pussy until finally your Mistress mounts you for the final time and bounces up and down and back and forth on your grinding her clit down on you till you can hold it no longer. At that moment, Mistress gives a gentle yank on the nipple clamps and I cum so hard and intense feeling the sweet pain run down your body and through your cock as you erupt inside me.
Your Very Horny Mistress Ann.
Me:
I want nothing more than to please you mistress. Your desires are one with my desires. Please use me.
Her:
My Sex Slave,
I am very happy getting to know you better and glad I choose you to be my fucktoy bitch slave. Your words portray respect, readiness, and willingness to serve as my worthy sub. I am going to do everything to make you my perfect slave, through light and erotic assignments, teasing and other activities that will bring your true submissive nature out to the surface my fucktoy slut.
Been a lifestyle domme my slut, am not in a mistress mode all the time, when our relationship takes off there will be some flirting, kissing and touching that might be considered vanilla a scenario where we just enjoy each other and not necessarily in a Mistress/slave setting. However, keep in mind that our relation stems from a Mistress and slave dynamic and you must remember you are the slave always. I do a little volunteer work when I can and am a registered member of the red cross. I work as an interior designer and decorator, it can be quite a tasking job with deadlines and perfectionist clients but I like to push myself as much as I can and I enjoy it. I am excited and looking forward to the memorable times we'll share together as Mistress and slave.
This is my evaluation so far my fucktoy bitch slave ***, through our communication, you have opened up to me my slave and with a little training, you can become my perfect male slut. Your response to my erotic email very enthusiastic my slave and it showed me that indeed you are ready to become a fucktoy bitch slave. We'll proceed with starting our session. I'll get back to you on the dates and times we can begin. Reply ASAP.
Love Your Mistress Ann.
Me:
Mistress,
The more I learn about you, the more I feel like I have to learn from you. I am ready to begin this new relationship with you as your slave. I hold volunteer service in a high respect and am turned on by the fact that you do work for the greater good. I am eager to begin training with you. Nothing would make me happier than to be the slave you want me to be even in those times where you are not in mistress mode, I am your slave.
I have actually recently become interested in interior design of small intentional spaces for the purpose of creating the most ideal environments to support mind, body and soul. I would love to learn from you in that way as well.
My anticipation to serve you grows by the minute, I look forward to hearing back from you.
Your humble slave
Her:
My pussy licking cum slavetoy
I want you to grab my ass in ecstasy while I ride your face with my juicy wet pussy. I want our bodies to connect on a spiritual level with our hands, fingers, breathe and everything else sensually entwined. I have a very wild imagination and I would love to help you reach your highest point of pleasure as you serve me, I want to take you on a journey (long term) if you prove worthy of my SUPREMACY. Your cock is mine to do with as I please my fucktoy bitch slave, this means you can only cum with my permission slave, from now on, no jerking off with my permission slave. I will teach you to make me squirt uncontrollably, I'll convert you into a fully automated pussy licking, ass worshiping slave puppy.
My panties are soaked thinking about using you my fucktoy slut love ***, we can have our sessions on the 15th and 17th and we can start in the morning around 11 am or evening around 5 pm on these dates. Let me know my fucktoy bitch slave if this timeline works for you. If we proceed from this point my slave there will be some financial commitments for both of us.
I have different approaches I used in training my slaves in the past my slave, I will study you my slave and determine what specific technique to use in teaching you all the different ways to please me. I have had 3 long term subs in the past my slave, one before I was married, another briefly about a year ago and I currently own a female slave that I play with from time to time,she is an air hostess so don't get to play with her as much as I would like which prompted my search for a male slave,I've been looking for a male slut for a little time now and I think I have found the perfect slave in you my slut. Looking forward to putting my collar of possession on you my slave and attach your leash and walk you around in your true submissive nature, you must not disobey my direct orders and wish slave, to please me you must always follow my instructions when it pertains to our mistress slave relationship. Respond ASAP
Your Mistress Ann.
(she sent me regular clothes pictures in this email(same woman from previous as per pictures)
Me:
The way you convey your desire through words is unparalleled. You paint a picture in my imagination that only makes me want to serve you more mistress. My primary purpose is to serve you and fulfill your deepest desires, anything above that is a mere bonus. My pleasure is secondary to your will and I will do anything to please you. I cant wait to be trained to be everything you want me to be. I can already feel the tension and its growing. You are now in control of my sexual impulses. The journey has already begun. I will worship you as the goddess you are. Lead and I will follow.
The 15th and the 17th works for me, I am not entirely sure of my work schedule yet. Lets tentatively meet in the morning on the Wednesday the 15th and in the evening on Friday the 17th.
I am open to the financial commitments. I'm curious about what this will entail?
I know that from the moment I lay eyes on you, I will be lost in your ocean. Unable to do anything but surrender.
Your humble slave
Her:
My fucktoy bitch slave, we'll begin our session on the evening of the 15th my fucktoy bitch slave ***. I am sure you know any form of relationship at some point will involve some financial decisions (dinner, the occasional gift and such).In a relationship like this, the financial decisions come early on in bondage clothing, bondage tools, and toys my fucktoy bitch slave to augment our experience. I enjoy been dominant so am Mistress, not a Dominatrix so I don't do this for money and I don't expect you to pay for sessions or anything like that my slave, however for our fantasies to become a reality and sessions reach its sexual satisfying peak there are tools needed to augment that experience my slave.
Your Mistress Ann.
Me:
Yea I expected all of that.
Is there anything you would like me to get prior to our first session mistress? I want to be as ready as possible so that I may be able to serve you to the best of my ability. Your slave
Her:
My Fucktoy Bitch Slave,
Your darkest passions still lie dormant inside you my fucktoy slut, I haven't even begun to tap in your full total submissiveness, my slave. These desires are waiting, sweltering and pulsing with every breath waiting for your Goddess to awaken them with just a single touch and mold and stimulate you into perfection. I will be hosting our training session at my home in Oakland my fucktoy bitch slave. I will like to spend at least spend up to 3 hours with you my fucktoy bitch during our first session, our first time together is going to be quite exciting, you and I are going to discuss at length what's about to happen in our session together and both decide on a safe word if one as to be chosen.
Like I mentioned my slave we at the point where a financial commitment is required. There are a few tools and equipment that have to be available before our sessions begin my slave. I don't use bondage tools that have shared with the previous slave, these are going to be new and exclusive for you and me my fucktoy bitch slave. I have discreet supplier my fucktoy bitch slave and a list of which includes but not limited to Deluxe SS/Leather Collar,Locking Men‘s Chrome Collar w/ Ring,KinkLab Double-Lock Police-Style Handcuffs,Nylon Rope, 25-ft,Adjustable Wrist,Corinthian Corset Dress,leather chastity Briefs With Penis Hole,Nipple Clamps and Cock Ring Set,Pjur Back Door Glide,Envy Five Rechargeable Silicone Vibrator. So am ready and willing to make a commitment to making you my slave by paying at least half of this cost of the toys right now, I presume that you are willing, ready and able to do the same before our training begins my fucktoy bitch slave. If you are unable to make this commitment at least 2 days before the date your training starts now my slave, we will have to reschedule for another time.
This is a one time only payment and these are the tools we will continue to use as long as you are my fucktoy bitch ***. Your quota my slave will be $800 and you will make payment to the toys' supplier my fucktoy bitch in readiness for our session to begin. This will show me that you are indeed ready and willing to be committed to being my sissy fucktoy bitch. I will be waiting for your response
Love Your Forever Mistress Ann.
Me:
Yes mistress, I am out of town. I apologize for the delayed responsiveness, I am away from my computer and phone most of the time while I am here. I will be back in town on Monday night or Tuesday morning. Please advise me of further details about the next steps and I will do my best to proceed within the given time frames that you provided.
My fire to serve you grows every day.
Your slave
Her:
My fucktoy bitch slave ***, I hope you are having a great time at the festival, my slave. I'm super excited as well my fucktoy bitch slave, can't stop thinking of using you my slut. Planning on getting a collar with maybe your name on it my fucktoy bitch slave what do you think. Like I alluded to my slave you'll be making payment for your share of the bondage gear directly to my supplier. She is a mistress as well very versed in the lifestyle, reliable and I always get my bondage tools from her. The method of payment will be bitcoin, my slave. Are you familiar with bitcoin?
Love Your Mistress Ann.
Me:
Mistress,
Forgive me for my lack of responsiveness, I did not get back from my trip until yesterday and had work straight away until 8pm.
I am not too familiar with bitcoin. That being said, I dont quite understand why all this discretion needs to take place in the acquisition of simple items for our sessions. It seems a bit much given that we haven't met yet.
Her:
Ok, slave ***, first you don't reply to my emails on time and now you are the expert on what as to happen before we begin our sessions?

Thats where we've left off so far and im not sure if I should continue conversing with her or if I should just call it quits. It seems sketch that the acquisition of these toys/items will be done through her friend and that its paid for using bitcoin. This feels like a textbook toys scam to me but a very well played one. That being said if it isn't I can only imagine the things that will ensue....
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Chat_Report_Username_List.1

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JDllama (Chat_Report.1)
First message: I know. But not everyone understands that shit. You're gonna have to tell your kids and friends about your past, too)
Last message: I have no idea how many times I've told them about it
Message count: 3
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jrbudda (Chat_Report.1)
First Message: it is just fucking depressing
Last Message: shit
Message count: 3
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lisa11 (No Messages) (Chat_Report.1)
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amandaz/amandaz_nun (No Messages) (Chat_Report.1)
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WolfOfShadows525
First message: Kill the motherfucker. (Chat_Report.2)
Last message: This is why we can't be friends anymore. (Chat_Report.4)
Message count: 4
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SimsMaster
First message: Ok. (Chat_Report.2)
Last message: I will have to go now. (Chat_Report.4)
Message count: 6
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NYSTLSportsFan (Chat_Report.2)
First message: Ok.
Last message: It's called a motherfucker.
Message count: 7
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IndeedHeIs (Chat_Report.3)
First message: I WANNA KNOW WHAT LOVE IS
Last message: I want to be loved
Message count: 4
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Ouisha (Chat_Report.3)
Only message: sims, this is what love is to me
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sims_mio (Chat_Report.3)
Only message: (c) [RACHAEL RICHARDSON](c)
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TheSneakySnake (Chat_Report.4)
First message: I'll make the next batch of cookies
Last message: For you, of course.
Message count: 2
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Furry Inc.
First message: UwU (Chat_Report.5)
Last message: I will be your bitch (Chat_Report.34)
Message count: 21
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Im14AndThisIsDeep
First message: I found some weird shit on the dark web today. https://www.reddit.com/TheBluePill/comments/5s9yhn/the_dark_web_was_hacked_and_some_doxxed/ (Chat_Report.6)
Last message: What song is this? (Chat_Report.34)
Message count: 20
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newageLyricist (Chat_Report.6)
Only message: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h2Kw2wL9XkY
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centralpole
First message: wow (Chat_Report.6)
Last message: maybe it won't (Chat_Report.24)
Message count: 6
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swiftpantha (Chat_Report.6)
Only message: oh that's cool
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yahar (Chat_Report.6)
First message: haha
Last message: http://www.reddit.com/TheBluePill/comments/5s9z9o/hacked_by
Message count: 2
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PiratePiratesPirates (Chat_Report.7)
First message: Yeah, I found some neat stuff on it.
Last message: "Oh, you should talk to this girl, you are a great guy!"
Message count: 3
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SexyButNotThatSexy (Chat_Report.8)
First message: Some guy wanted to fuck me earlier.
Last message: @Im14AndThisIsDeep #5529 What? What do you mean by "breasts?"
Message count: 2
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WifiWouldFuckIt
First message: Hello. (Chat_Report.9)
Last message: Let's see you tomorrow. (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
Message count: 33
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IHateYou
First message: Wifi'd fuck it. (Chat_Report.9)
Last message: But I'm still more than open to it. (Chat_Report.36)
Message count: 679
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Egibthegreat
First message: Wifi would fuck it? (Chat_Report.9)
Last message: If you do want to talk to me about this, I am more than happy to be contacted (Chat_Report.11)
Message count: 10
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LightenTheFuckUp
First message: My friend died yesterday. :( (Chat_Report.12)
Last message: ikr (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
Message count: 9
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DarkMio
First message: and I'm a total dickface about it, as is everybody else in this channel. (Chat_Report.12)
Last message: It's like Cats. (Chat_Report.18)
Message count: 9
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Lily_Miller
First message: Well, it's sad and a tragedy. If it's a joke then it's funny (Chat_Report.12)
Last message: Have fun. (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
Message count: 4
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UsernameBusters
First message: Aha! Lighten the fuck up! (Chat_Report.13)
Last message: Well, I hope you enjoyed your stay in here. (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
Message count: 35
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Michael (Chat_Report.14)
First message: Go to bed.
Last message: I'm going to fuck your mom?
Message count: 6
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Devin (Chat_Report.14)
First message: You first, motherfucker.
Last message: The plan is to fuck your mom in her sleep.
Message count: 5
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StoryButButNot (Chat_Report.15)
First message: Let's start a story!
Last message: Is this story something to be proud of?
Message count: 5
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FabbriDidNothingWrong
First message: Hello. (Chat_Report.16)
Last Message: Sup boi (Chat_Report.23)
Message count: 6
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TyroneMorgenson (Chat_Report.18)
First message: Is there a subreddit that has good quality art?
Last message: Can you link me?
Message count: 2
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BenDoverXD
First message: I just got in the car (Chat_Report.19)
Last message: Don't be! Ben Dover at your service! (Chat_Report.21)
Message count: 4
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Sylpharillion
First message: Hello, IHateYou! (Chat_Report.22)
Last message: I'm going to assume he's been murdered (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
Message count: 24
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Draynar|Work (Chat_Report.23)
First message: I love the idea of the first guy in the game to get it is a woman, but she's a man, he takes a swing at her and it's an unprovoked rape lol
Last message: I don't need a lot of money, just to make a place for you to live.
Message count: 18
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Kennythehitman
First message: You can always be a woman later in life? Like when I become an old lady? (Chat_Report.23)
Last message: It's a pic of me in a hat (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
Message count: 16
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timg (Chat_Report.24)
Only message: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1667261/
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Doomaholic (Chat_Report.24)
First message: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0112078/
Last message: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0389057/
Message count: 3
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Poomph (Chat_Report.24)
Only message: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0383045/
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Ajarm
First message: lol (Chat_Report.24)
Last message: I think the most realistic option would be to have a simple proof of stake system where it is a matter of time until you have a majority, but I don't think it is a realistic way to go for something like Bitcoin (Chat_Report.31)
Message count: 260
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jason_steakums
First message: I'm not sure who that girl is, but I don't think I'm compatible (Chat_Report.24)
Last message: I'm still curious about the other idea of a "new version" of the repo (I don't really see a problem with that idea) that could be used as a backup or something. (Chat_Report.27)
Message count: 7
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miyako (Chat_Report.24)
First message: It seems you're the first girl to talk to him
Last message: It looks like you have something to say
Message count: 2
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newbieonfire (Chat_Report.24)
First message: so...
Last message: why are we making this secret? what is wrong with sharing information?
Message count: 10
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RaccoonBite (Chat_Report.24)
First message: ^
Last message: That would be cool
Message count: 5
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emmaw
First message: you dont have to tell me (Chat_Report.24)
Last message: oh well, sorry, i thought i was good at it :P (Chat_Report.31)
Message count: 38
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Jcic
First message: yeah you're right that it's kind of silly for me to be looking at it (Chat_Report.24)
Last Message: yes, and I can say that she just seemed so interested in the guy that she wouldn't mind if he was watching (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
Message count: 17
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Mittens_
First message: you mean when we all talk about the "bible" (Chat_Report.24)
Last message: I'm all for it (Chat_Report.28)
Message count: 123
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Sydakk
First message: what are you guys doing? (Chat_Report.24)
Last message: the internet is a bitch. (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
Message count: 5
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DartFeld (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
Only message: Yeah, everyone enjoyed our chat too
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YaGottaStayFres (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
First message: so there's a bunch of people in here thinking im a retard and thats ok because i hate it when i make a mistake
Last message: im just explaining that i was drunk and stupid
Message count: 3
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Hak (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
First message: That's a great idea Hak
Last message: you get to make it then
Message count: 5
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Mitsurin (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
First message: I hope I'm not making that pun
Last message: so... you're on fire?
Message count: 3
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Morpork (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
First message: We don't really have any answers to this question, either. Maybe it's all a matter of perception. Some people see us as a "gang", others see us as friends. Maybe it's a simple case of "what you see is what you get".
Last message: If someone has a better way to describe it, let me know!
Message count: 58
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Hedonist2 (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
First message: Thank you. I'll try to finish up, but I can't seem to keep up with you all.
Last message: Why should it be open?
Message count: 12
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Drew_gimel (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
First message: I was thinking the same thing
Last message: I was going to say a quick "What if the game crashes" or something like that
Message count: 2
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Drew_gibel (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
First message: Huh.
Last message: I'll have to stop here.
Message count: 2
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eat1337 (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
First message: But yeah. If you were a guy who was an active member of the SRD circlejerk, it's probably not the best idea to link to that.
Last message: So we can talk about it
Message count: 4
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RaphK
First message: Sylpharillion: the reason people should feel comfortable talking to you is because you're a cisgender woman (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
Last message: I'm not even going to try to keep you here. (Chat_Report.32)
Message count: 6
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DamionSchubert (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
First message: Sylpharillion: not your intentions, but my own
Last message: No, I'm just a writer.
Message count: 84
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Aurora^ (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
First message: You are the engineer
Last message: (Not that I'm not interested in any of this, just that you guys don't seem very interested in having a conversation about games, at least at the moment)
Message count: 74
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Iguana13 (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
First message: Aurora^: what about them?
Last message: They're not really games, either.
Message count: 3
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XavierMendel (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
First message: Games are generally considered in games.
Last message: I understand. That's just the way it is, I guess
Message count: 11
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Yoreth
First message: but that would be a lie (Chat_Report.25>1 - XL)
Last message: It doesn't require looking at base class names. It takes a route (Chat_Report.36)
Message count: 43
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Zoloft (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
First message: you mean you were trying to find out what they were?
Last message: what about the research? are you doing any research on it?
Message count: 3
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Vorpas_Jabwak
First message: what are you doing to help us understand it? (Chat_Report.25>2_XL)
Last message: thank you for the support, and for helping me develop the project (Chat_Report.33)
Message count: 38
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Ketonom (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
Only message: You know, the donations are very helpful. I just thought that it might be good to keep track of who donated what.
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JakOfMar (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
First message: Vorpas_Jabwak, I can try to get someone to check if this was indeed you that made the donation?
Last message: *takes off*
Message count: 10
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Moltar (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
First message: If you do have the software I'd love to hear some feedback. I have a lot of questions for it.
Last message: Sorry if I didn't keep up with you guys.
Message count: 4
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Turoth (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
First message: Sup everyone?
Last message: sup
Message count: 2
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KhaosReigns (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
First message: I'm out
Last message: Thanks.
Message count: 23
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Ewok_ (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
First message: night
Last message: yeah we know how the night went, we just dont know if she was really asleep when the phone rang
Message count: 8
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Nebster173 (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
First message: Have a good night.Last message: that's all i got
Message count: 13
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Wesandeac (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
Only message: yeah it's a real bummer that it was a false alarm
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jalockk (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
First message: but if that's your only point she can't really say something else...
Last message: what do you mean?
Message count: 7
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miesian (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
Only message: we don't like the idea of them being taken out because they are not the ones we really are against
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Schnibri (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
First message: I love how it seems like the more they try to keep it secret, the more they are forced to keep it open
Last message: well that could mean some kind of delay
Message count: 3
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chicompe_ (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
First message: Ok, I'm gonna leave this here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woot_com
Last message: the problem, in my experience, is that it's hard for people to really figure out what you're talking about. I would assume that with a lot of the work that's going on there are some people who are really good at solving it. I'm not.
Message count: 6
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Mining- (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
First message: http://bitinfocharts.com/blocksize-and-bitcoin-future-chart/
Last message: [00:11] [23:21] [00:20]
Message count: 57
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rooty (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
First message: @emmaw
Last message: but please don't PM me about that :)
Message count: 6
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Zubian (Chat_Report.25>2 - XL)
First message: so is this the one with the red pill?
Last message: not sure why the devs don't do it, but there are some good reasons
Message count: 13
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MinecraftBot (Chat_Report.26)
Only message: I am the Minecraft Bot! Set up to remind you that Minecraft is a game we should all play happily.
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FailedPrecursor (Chat_Report.26)
First message: No, this bot will do a great job of that
Last message: Just don't think I'm not watching.
Message count: 22
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krispykrackers
First message: Ajarm: That's the idea. The idea of a repo being hosted "on one server" is just a problem of scalability/filling the space on the server where the repo is hosted. I'd have no problem with that. (Chat_Report.27)
Last message: :) (Chat_Report.32)
Message count: 28
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rob_hoegee (Chat_Report.27)
Only message: you don't want to put all your eggs in one basket, i would agree with that
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dine909 (Chat_Report.27)
First message: i know, i tried the old client for like 5 years straight and never upgraded
Last message: yes you did, and you should have paid back the amount i had invested
Message count: 8
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Surtur
First message: Ajarm: No, no I don't (Chat_Report.27)
Last message: I hope it would be of some help to you, Mitten. (Chat_Report.28)
Message count: 56
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jhansen828 (Chat_Report.28)
First message: I suppose, but how would that be possible without the blockchain?
Last message: It just means that it will be hard to make it hard to make it hard to do so
Message count: 7
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Explanation (Chat_Report.29)
First message: There's a big issue with the LoveHoney scandal.
Last message: There are more charges to be brought against LoveHoney and their staff.
Message count: 25
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Zandt (Chat_Report.30)
First message: [1:21 AM] [01:20] why did you make my life hell Zandt ?
Last message: and then I'll call you
Message count: 15
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Derek (Chat_Report.30)
First message: What happened to the rest of the team?
Last message: And then I'd be like 'hey, so I'm dating now'.
Message count: 87
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ElderBot (Chat_Report.30)
Only message: The stream has ended.
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_______ (Chat_Report.30)
First message: Rude.
Last message: Fuck you.
Message count: 17
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____ (Chat_Report.30)
First message: You've just said that I hate you, which means you're the one I hate.
Last message: Fuck you.
Message count: 5
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Lets_go_flyers (Chat_Report.30)
First message: I hate myself too
Last message: <3
Message count: 13
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Buzzkill (Chat_Report.30)
Only message: Stop. Stop. Stop. Stop. Stop! Stop.
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MooFish (Chat_Report.30)
First message: <3
Last message: Okay, I'll go away. I think I've had enough.
Message count: 32
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Zachums (Chat_Report.30)
First message: <3
Last message: <3
Message count: 2
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Silverboks (Chat_Report.30)
First message: lol
Last message: well, at least you didn't come back here, you know
Message count: 8
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mivv_ (Chat_Report.31)
First message: it looks like I will be stuck with my $200 for a little while...
Last message: thanks for inviting me!
Message count: 7
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starlainjury (Chat_Report.31)
First message: what's the link to the newbie thread?
Last message: (i have no clue though)
Message count: 19
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kurwa (Chat_Report.31)
First message: I would argue you can't, as all the miners need to be convinced of the validity of the new fork to get all the nodes to switch
Last message: If you want to solve the consensus problem, you can't have majority of miners
Message count: 4
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Bitcoin price prediction: more upside to be seen?

Bitcoin is trading at $8,302, up 4% from yesterday. Bitcoin price broke the key resistance against the US Dollar at $8,000. On the hourly chart of BTC vs. USD, we find a key connecting bullish trend line with a support level at $8,250.
Bitcoin's dominance in the crypto market got a boost when its price broke the $8,000 level for the first time in the past two months. This sudden rise is further increasing investors' confidence about the cryptocurrency.
https://www.finstead.com/bite/bitcoin-price-analysts-prediction-july-25-2018
Do you think BTC will continue to rise?
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Crypto Story Time

Evening all,
 
Slightly different flavour here, which I hope will be insightful to those who take the time to read. Tonight I'm going to talk about my learnings in this market so far; my biggest mistakes; how you can avoid making them yourself; and the strategy I intend to follow from now on. It’s a long old read, but it contains months worth of knowledge, which could only be gained from first-hand experience. So pour yourself a drink, settle in, and let me take you through a brief history of my first two months in crypto.
 

TL;DR: Been in crypto 2 months, after years trading forex. Learnt a lot, and passing on the knowledge. Hope it helps some of you to become better investors.

 

CHAPTER 1: New market; new opportunity

 
I came into crypto with a real excitement. Finally a market that resonates with me. The ability to buy into something I believe in - something that could change the world for the better - and to make money along the way. I was excited that I could apply my trading background, something that not many in the market possess, to my advantage. I was excited at the prospect of being on the curve of early adoption, in a market that had demonstrably meteoric potential. But I was patient. I knew that I would be risking a substantial amount of money in this space, and potentially other peoples’ too, so I had to approach it sensibly. I was going to invest (hold long-term) the vast majority and day trade just a small portion. I spent many weeks researching before considering pulling the trigger even once. I didn’t come into this without a plan. But looking back on it now, it really was only scratching the surface on what a serious investment strategy should be.
 

CHAPTER 2: Early Strategy

 
In brief, my plan was to research a load of coins that I’d heard have good potential – solid projects which make unique & warranted use of blockchain technology; are disruptive to their industry; are developed by a competent & active team; and are backed by a loyal community. I shortlisted maybe 40 coins through articles, videos and general conversation, and I added them to my watchlist. Admittedly I became a bit lax in completing the deep level of research I told myself I’d do for each – scrutinizing the whitepaper became skimming the whitepaper, which then became watching a video analysis, which then became “oh that sounds interesting I’ll keep an eye on it”. But this was just a watchlist. And still an educated one.
 
I knew that I wanted to wait for an inevitable dip in Bitcoin’s value to enter the market, but it just wasn’t coming. $6k, $8k, $10k… the bullish momentum couldn’t be tamed. Was I missing out? Was Bitcoin going to continue its parabolic move while I sit here waiting for a dip that could never come?
 

LEARNING 1: There are an unlimited number of opportunities

 
At this stage I was ready to get involved, and I’d scouted a few alt coins that had good technical entry points approaching. Do I need to keep waiting for a good Bitcoin price even when there’s a good alt price? In short, if you’re confident enough about a trade, it doesn’t really matter what price you pay to get the BTC (or other major alt coin) needed to trade it, as long as you believe that your trade will outweigh any potential drop in Bitcoin’s value. If your trade goes up 100% and BTC’s value drops 50%, at that point you’re break even. Plus if you keep holding and BTC returns back to its previous value, now you’re in 100% profit. For me this meant that even after buying some Bitcoin at its ATH (all-time high) and having it correct over 40%, I was still in profit, because this particular trade was up over 100%. More on this later.
 
So I bought some Bitcoin! Not all at once – generally a decent strategy is called dollar-cost averaging. In essence, buying a little bit every week at whatever the price at the time is, so that your entry price averages out over time. A better strategy is to only buy if it’s at a good price, or when you need it for a trade setup – not just arbitrarily every week even if the price is high. But I digress, I had some Bitcoin now and I wanted to diversify. Time to buy some alts.
 

LEARNING 2: Every trade is a decision to have the coin you’re buying instead of the coin you’re using to buy it

 
If an alt coin is gaining value against Bitcoin, it’s better to be holding that alt coin than Bitcoin. And if it’s losing value against Bitcoin, you’d be better off keeping it as BTC. Simple, but easy to forget when you load up Coinmarketcap and see all of the price changes in USD. You’ve gone up by 4% today – great! But BTC went up 10%, so you’d have been better off holding BTC. Buying a coin is an active decision that you make to hold the coin you’re buying instead of the coin you’re selling for it, for the period of time until you close that position. So if I buy 1000 XEM using BTC, that XEM/BTC trade is me saying “I think that XEM will increase in value at a greater rate than BTC will”. If both of them increase in value but BTC does it faster, that was a sub-optimal decision.
 

LEARNING 3: Satoshis are your friend. Accumulate as many of them as possible

 
So how does one measure profit on a trade? It’s intuitive to think of it in fiat terms – how many £££ did I make? Something tangible. But really everything should be measured in the smallest unit of Bitcoin (1 satoshi = 0.00000001 BTC). It’s easier to migrate to this way of thinking if you think of your total investment as the total amount of BTC (or the other major alt coin) that you were able to buy with it. Say I invested £1000 in crypto, and with that I managed to buy 0.1 BTC – that’s my total investment. If I want to diversify and put 10% of that into each of my favourite alt coins, I’d buy 0.01 BTC worth of each of them. Let’s say Litecoin was one of them and I got 1 LTC for my 0.01 BTC. Litecoin’s rocket then fuelled up and started on its journey to the moon, and I decide to bank my profit. I now trade it back for 0.015 BTC. From 0.01 BTC to 0.015 BTC is a profit of 0.005 BTC, or 500,000 satoshis!
 
“But why not just measure it in £££ - that’s far less complicated?!”
 
Well here’s the kicker. Let’s say Bitcoin’s value plummeted over the course of that trade. I’ve got more BTC, but because the value of each one decreased, I may still have lost money. So does that mean that trade was a bad decision? Not at all. That trade was a decision between BTC and LTC, and you made the right call. LTC held its value better than BTC did, so you would have lost more if you didn’t take the trade. Profit measured in satoshis allows you to strip away the financial layer and answer the most important question – “was it a good decision to make that trade?” A gain in satoshis is always a win. A gain in £££ is not.
 
Taking that same scenario in which I’ve got an equal amount of my 10 favourite alt coins. Let’s say 9 out of 10 of them stay at exactly the same value, but the other one shoots to the moon on a lambo all the way to 100%. Woohoo! Shame that was only 1/10 of my portfolio - overall it’s worth 10% more now – but if I’d have invested all my money in that one coin I’d be up 100% overall. Now I’m certainly not advocating putting all your eggs in one basket. Rather, in reference to my previous learning, this helped me realised another very important point.
 

LEARNING 4: Understanding opportunity cost is a must

 
Any trade I make is not only a decision between the two coins I’m trading; it’s also a decision to buy that coin instead of any of the other coins I might be interested in. I have 0.1 BTC to spend and 10 alts I want to spend it on – should I just divide it equally? Not necessarily. If you’re super confident about a couple of them, but not so much on the others, spreading it equally doesn’t sound like such a good plan after all does it? Take your time analysing each trade / investment and rank them in order of confidence. In order of potential (risk:reward if you’re a trader). Invest more in the ones you’re more confident in. It’s a really basic point, but one that’s so often forgotten when there are so many exciting prospects out there. Holding a particular coin doesn’t just cost the price that you paid for it, it costs the opportunity to buy something else instead. One of the first things I learnt in trading was to cut your losers short and let your winners run. Why should crypto be any different? Even when you’re in a trade, every moment is an active decision to keep holding it instead of trading it for something else. Don’t blindly HODL hoping for a bad decision to improve, when there are better decisions you can take to re-coup that loss. Equally, don’t sell for a loss just because the value goes down. Re-analyse. Has anything changed? If every reason you had to buy it in the first place still applies, HODL. If something’s changed, including your confidence in it compared to other cryptos, consider switching it for a better opportunity.
 
So I learnt all of this in my first month – December 2017. Did I make optimal decisions all the time? Absolutely not, but with cryptos riding to all-time highs, my investors were very happy, as was I. It’s not often that you can get a 100% return on investment in just one month in a market. But it’s easy to profit in a bull market.
 

CHAPTER 3: It’s not all sunshine and lambos

 
It was around the end of December in which things started to get a bit too parabolic, and I was naturally suspicious of how long this could last. But you find yourself, inexperienced in a new market, eager to see how far you can ride the wave. The fear of missing out on further exponential gains becomes as much of a psychological challenge as taking a loss. In short, you get greedy. Highs that I had once been ecstatic with, a few days later became lows. I told my investors not to expect anything like this in future months. In my monthly summary I said “we are in perhaps the most bullish market the world has ever seen”, and I estimated that we had “a maximum of 1-2 more weeks to ride this momentum”. Prophetic, no? Well it’s easy to make predictions that come true – even a broken clock is right twice a day. What’s difficult is having enough conviction to take your own advice.
 

LEARNING 5: Make your rules and stick to them, no matter what

 
This is without a doubt the biggest thing I’ve learnt over the months. If one day you set yourself a target of £X profit – a level you’d be really happy to achieve, be that on a trade or overall – take it. Cash out as soon as you reach it and buy yourself something nice. Make it tangible. It’s easy for the world of online trading to feel gamified, but remember what you’re staking – this is real money. But it’s easier said than done. If you rise suddenly to that target I can tell you your first thought will be “whoa look at it go, I’m gonna see how much further it can get before I cash in”, rather than “mission accomplished, time to get out”. Humans are greedy. We want to take shortcuts – to our dreams, to wealth – but this isn’t a get rich quick scheme. If someone told you they could get you 10%/month gain on your savings (that triples your money every year) you’d probably bite their hand off. So why in crypto would you not be chuffed with 50%, or 20%, or 10%? Don’t move the goalposts. Decide in advance when to take profit and take it.
 
First off, it’s always a good idea to take out your initial investment at a level after which you’d be psychologically happy if the market goes down or up. For example, if I took out my initial investment (say £1000) when it went up 50% to £1500, and then the market went lunar and doubled the next month, I’d personally feel a bit annoyed at myself for not leaving more money in. That £1000 would’ve been £3000 had I kept it invested…shit. However if I took out my initial investment when it went up 200% - I’d now have £2000 left of my £3000 investment, and if it doubled the next month, I’d be happy with the stake I had remaining, not regretting my decision. That level can only be decided by you, based on your attitude towards risk. Obviously the higher that value is before you cash out your profits, the greater the risk you’re taking since it may never reach that level. Taking out your investment as soon as you’re happy to is a good move because from then on in you’re riding on pure profits. If the market were to crash to zero, you’d still be break even, so it’s much easier to detach yourself from the emotions involved (and we all know how emotional this market is). And if you’re a technical trader, rejoice at the fact that this market is hugely technical, and you can very often predict good levels to get out at – often doubled with buying back in cheaper. I highly recommend for everyone to spend some time learning to analyse charts - even at a basic level. It works. And for heaven's sake if you're day trading don't do what I did and "neglect" to apply basic trading principles like setting a stop loss and sizing each position at maximum ~1% risk. You can call it investing; you can call it speculative buying; but at the end of the day that's just gambling. Don't be lazy. Don't be wreckless. Apply what you've learnt in other markets - crypto is no different.
 
And for context, no I did not take my own advice. The correction shocked me. Not the fact that it happened, but the fact that it happened so hard and fast. At first I thought it was a healthy dip, and that the uptrend would resume soon enough – no reason to sell. But then the bears took over, and we were in a full on downwards movement. News emerged from South East Asia which caused a great deal of negative sentiment, and Bitcoin’s value tumbled (even when some of the speculation was later deemed invalid), and with that I realised how inherently linked to Bitcoin that all other cryptocurrencies are. You may dislike Bitcoin - the slow transactions; the high fees – but you can’t argue how critically important it is to this market.
 

LEARNING 6: 40+% market corrections are normal in crypto, but they still hurt

 
I neglected to mention earlier, but I have a background in trading forex. I understand market patterns, cyclicity and technical analysis such as Elliott Wave Theory and Fibonacci ratios. It is foolish to think that charts will continue indefinitely in a given direction – there will always be corrections and reversals. All through the correction we’ve started this year with, I have remained very optimistic. Nothing at all has changed to make any of the leading crypto projects less credible or via as future industry disruptors. This is why it’s important to do your own research on coins you invest in – so that you’re psychologically happy holding them long term through price corrections. But I’ll be honest, when Bitcoin broke down through several technical support levels a few days ago, I became apprehensive. Not even close to panic, or tempted to sell. After all I am investing long term, and I still see this as a requisite correction in a much larger up-trend. Or at least the upside potential of that outcome is comfortably worth the risk for me – it’s the opportunity of a lifetime. But even as an experienced trader, doubts can set in. All of the profits I had gained in month 1 were gone, and I have now slightly dipped into loss. As I say, I’m not selling, and my analysis is still very bullish. But HODLing is not always the best strategy.
 

LEARNING 7: When things are looking bearish, consider the trade to fiat

 
With the benefit of hindsight, and now having dedicated substantially more time to learning Elliot Wave Theory and studying crypto charts, there were a number of points at which you could have predicted a big ol’ correction was on the cards, before it fully developed. A quick ‘n dirty rule of thumb, for those of you who don’t know how to read charts, is: “Don’t buy into a parabolic market or at an all-time high – it’ll likely correct soon”. But I’d also like to add an addendum to what is a common mantra in the crypto community: “Buy the dip” – this is for day trading. If you’re intending to hold a coin long term, zoom right out and look at the entire coin’s price history. Wait for a macro scale correction, not a micro scale dip. A lot of people got excited the other day at Bitcoin rising 10% - I saw tonnes of calls saying “the correction is over” or “Bitcoin to the moon” – but when you zoom out, we’re still in a downtrend with room to go lower, and substantial resistance to get through before we can rise to new highs. Play the long game and look for long-term signals. And if you are in that subset of people who can predict an imminent correction, or indeed if you’re halfway through a correction with a good chance of it continuing, the best decision may well be to get out of the market until it’s over. Trade your positions back to fiat, and wait for clear recovery to the upside. It’s much more difficult to trade profitably in a down-trend. Most of us could have doubled our BTC holdings just by getting out of crypto before the correction and buying back in cheaper now. So make sure you have an exit plan. Know the steps that you’d need to take to get your money off exchanges / wallets and back into your bank account. Getting out of crypto doesn’t have to be a permanent move. There’s no harm in waiting things out until you’re confident again. After all, refer back to Learning 1 – there are always more opportunities.
 

CHAPTER 4: Moving forwards

 
At last, filled with learnings and plenty of inactive time spent refining my strategy, I’ve gone back to my technical analysis roots and really analysed why I’m in my positions.
 

LEARNING 8: Never stop analysing. You will make mistakes. Learn from them.

 
Does my portfolio need to be this diverse? Are my invested amounts proportional to my confidence in them? Probably not, so I’ve taken this opportunity to start shifting around. Don’t be precious about losses – losing is a natural part of trading – you only need one 10:1 winning trade to offset ten losing ones. So take some losses and make some mistakes. I’m sure glad I did, because it’s made me a much more confident and competent investor today.
 
And since everyone always looks around for opinions on the market, I will leave you with one bit of bullish technical insight on our King, Bitcoin. Basic Elliot Wave Theory says that markets move in ebbs and flows – 5 waves in the direction of the trend, followed by 3 waves of correction. And these waves are fractal in nature, meaning that a full 5-wave pattern forms a single larger wave within a higher degree pattern. All that being said, IF Bitcoin’s run up to its ATH in December constitutes a completed 5-wave pattern, we could consider that history as Wave 1 of a larger up-trend. Using Fibonacci extension ratios that appear in all markets (including crypto, very prominently, even with BTC), we can project the likely extensions of the Wave 3 that would come after we’re done correcting here. Based on analysis run by eSignal, a popular trading platform, the length of Wave 3 will likely reach either 1.62, 2.62 or 4.25 times the length of Wave 1. That means our Wave 3 high would take the price of a single Bitcoin to roughly $32,000, $64,000 or $98,000.
 
You can view these Elliot Wave Projections (in GBP) here
 
Technical analysis is very subjective, this is merely one possible outcome. But ask yourself, if you had the chance to invest in something with global reach that could make a 5x or even 10x return on your investment, what would you risk for that opportunity?
 
Thanks for taking the time to read, and I hope this helps some of you.
 
Happy investing, Andy
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PC Graphics Card Discussion

I currently have a gtx 760 and was thinking of upgrading for Sea of Thieves.
This chart states you need a gtx 1060 just to play on "Rare" settings on a "modern GPU". I was able to play on Rare with no framerate issues. What does the "Modern GPU" vs "GPU" mean?
And if I upgrade to a gtx 1060 (which sucks right now because of the bitcoin inflation... but I might just bite the bullet) will I be able to play on max settings with no framerate issues? Anyone here with a gtx 1060 that can weigh in?
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WARNING: BITMEX LIQUIDATION ENGINE. back to square 1 for me

I must start by saying this is my personal experience. It comes with a bit of a read but the warning is within the story. I share what I know from testing and past success. Feel free to read backstory or just jump to BITMEX AND LIQ. ENGINE
QUICK BACKSTORY(read if you want main story below)
So let me start by telling you that I had the opportunity to buy bitcoin back in 2012 when it was trading around $5 USD a coin. I was going to put a little bit of my money into it but due to me being in high school(in 2012) and finding the internet rather annoying at that time. When I came upon Bitcoin in 2012 I read into it but due to me not really understanding economics, passed it off as other internet fad and did not pay any more attention to Bitcoin or blockchain at all. Here we stand a few years later but its fine sometimes we miss opportunity. That said, I started getting more involved this space a bit before the big uptick we all experience in December. Here is where the story really begins. So I began trading some of my money and began to learn and understand what I was doing. Essentially doing my homework and putting in the studying hours to understand Technical Analysis, past market conditions, compared to current market conditions. Literally anything I could get my hands on to progress my knowledge in the field of trading. Equally I was putting money down and not always making the best decisions which by my experience has always been the best way to learn. Either way, I began to understand what I was doing and began trading some more of my money with a success rate I was rather happy with.
I ended up leaving college because I told myself that this was time better spent. I left my job because I was making more money doing this. I even sold my vehicle because I was sure I could make it back. This is when I found out about Bitmex and equally found out that in the US we are not aloud to use it. Ok fine. I was trading my money and was satisfied with what I was making. Unfortunately sometimes life happens. I experienced a life emergency that required me to get my hands on any funds I could so I sold basically all my holdings to take care of what was immediately at hand. Life happens.
BITMEX AND LIQ. ENGINE
Recently I got the opportunity to leave US and come into a region where BITMEX is aloud. I got very excited and told myself it was time to try it. Let me start by telling you that trading on margin is nothing like trading with your own money....whole different ball game that I did not expect. But I embraced it and told myself I was up for the challenge. When I started I first started trading here the returns where almost unreal. If I was not convinced I could do it before. This sold me. Now ill share that before I had the chance to become profitable here I lost a significant amount of money on MEX close to 1000 US dollars before I really got into a trading strategy that worked for me. A lot of money a lot of man hours.($1000 a lot for a person building in life)
Here is where it really begins and what I feel is actually going on within BITMEX. Once I became moderately successful in trading on BITMEX, almost immediately did that change. It all started with an 800% ROE I made. Right after this is where BITMEX literally began to liquidate my account. Ill think ill deem it appropriate to share with you that I am not just some person who wants to make money on the bitcoin trend....no, I began making a living out of this. and when I say I developed a working strategy this essentially means one or 2 trades a day where I wait for nice uptick or the inverse and close in profit. BUY & SELL orders in place. moderate stop loss but equally not taking risky trades or attempting to scalp. There is a reason people say dumb money and in my opinion, this is not who BITMEX is targeting, people who want to buy at the peaks and sell at rock bottom essentially liquidate themselves. They are not the issue. Nor are the big players or real market makers the targets because at the end of the day BITEMX makes out nicely from maker makes. Who BITMEX targets are individuals like myself who take time to read charts do appropriate TA and understand overall market conditions before taking any position. People who take time to learn and begin to make a moderate profit. Moderate profit takers are, at the end of the day, a problem for BITMEX and must mean that if we are being paid out at too high of a rate, essentially we are biting into their own profits. After that 800% ROE it was almost as if my trading strategy or myself was targeted because after I that, I have yet to make another successful move, even on this ginormous uptick. Even when my trading strategy began to not be the most efficient, I built on it. Like any good investor would....we must adapt to market conditions. Here is what I honestly think is happening. In our modern day of AI it is not to far fetched to think that a profitable company such as BITMEX has created an algorithm that essentially acts directly agains profitable individuals. . Having a large holding is one thing but having access to immediate information on trading information, where buy/sell are placed, above or below the market. Information on stop losses and Liq. price are all crucial pieces of information that they have access to. It is not to difficult to write up a neural network that takes all of the above information(BUY/SELL orders, Liq. price, stop losses ) and is told to work within certain perameters to either Liquidate or come fairly close to average liquidation price simply to scare off potential investors. This is what i suspect is happening. It would very much mean nice profits off of individuals closing unfavorable positions in current market conditions. I am not just suspecting this, I have tested it. I have put even more of my own money down just to prove myself right and time and time again my suspicions come true. Today I write to you all as a fair warning that I am almost definite BITMEX works agains individuals like myself and moderate profit takers like me. I am currently in a very unfavorable life situation because of this liquidation algorithm they have. Currently I have no BTC holding because what I was using to build up essentially was taken by BITMEX. Let me tell you that I am not over leveraging, Let me tell you I don't put down on a position unless I am comfortable and full in well knowing that there is a chance to lose my money and equally let me tell you that I am not just jumping into positions....my positions are calculated and thought out as are my exit points. But to experience what I have here really hurts and I am not an emotional individual but really, within this situation I feel physically sick and a real ache in my heart. This is followed full in well with knowing the current worth of BTC and knowing the overall direction we are going. I have given up my whole life, have been making money doing this, and was saving to move forward within my situation but to be reduced to not having any holding........... I'm sorry but this takes me back and makes me feel as if my last year has been wasted and have nothing to show for it.
I am a good person and do good for those around me, especially my family. I do no harm or foul to anybody in this life and I mind my space and business. I follow the good man above faithfully and recently have even began to question that, simply because of some of the things I am Immediately being dealt in life. Please use this as a warning and know that if youre trading on a platform such as BINANCE, BITFINIX, HUOBi, KRAKEN or any another exchange that does not allow margin trading but where you trade with your own money... stick to that. At the end of the day its yours and nobody is attempting to swoop what is yours right from under you or keep it safely on a hardware wallet. Now, I joke with you not. I have to go back to getting a regular job and have no education behind me....not even transportation to get from point A to point B. Good old fashion walking. I can't even go trade my way out of this one because I have nothing to trade with ha. I came into this space hoping for a bit of financial freedom from my immediate situation. No lambo goals simply wanted to make extra money. When i got to reap some of those benefits it was the best. Now I sit here with 0.000000000BTC to my name and feel nothing but a feeling of hurt. I even feel a bit upset knowing that it was not even taken from me by a person...that would have been better because this one person would have used it. It was taken by the damn exchange. Be careful and know that even if you play it smart in this life....things happen
**For demonstration purposes/ check back soon** Im going to post to you my BTC address here so you can see the 0 balance, those transactions that you see to BMEX are the funds I used to run my testing on this suspected algorithm and its workings. Im going to tell you that, if you remember me and this story check back to that address next year and we will see how far we have gotten after this mishap. A reddit experiment if you will. 3NKSRiLW7iiSq695Vf8hN4uVkmhvCPtnVw
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