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Posts By: Brian Kelly

BK: What’s Behind the Bitcoin Bonanza?

By - - BK's 2 Bits on May 25, 2017 3:00 PM 0 Follow-Ups

Bitcoin has gone wild – it’s up +10% in the last 24 hours; it’s up +100% for the month; and it’s up +178% year to date.  Bitcoin is the best performing asset by a country mile. Simply put, it is the “Big Long”. So what’s behind the move? 1.) Bitcoin Scaling Agreement – this is […]

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BK: Putting the Dollar “Dive” in Perspective

By - - Market Sentiment on May 17, 2017 9:16 AM 0 Follow-Ups

Plenty of angst and ink spilled this morning on the US Dollar “diving” on Trump political chaos. Typically when everyone starts worrying about the same thing, everyone is wrong. In an effort to make some of us “not wrong”, BK thought he would give some perspective to the so-called “dive” in the dollar. It appears […]

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By - - BK's 2 Bits on May 12, 2017 3:31 PM 0 Follow-Ups

While the rest of the financial markets meandered into May, the new asset class on the block was a peacock.  Bitcoin strutted in full plumage to rise +24.84% in April. The BK Capital Digital Asset Fund continued to outperform with a +68.01% return for the month.  Our year-to-date return is +172.73% compared with bitcoin’s +39.21% […]

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