Archive: Crypto Asset Strategies


A Huge New Crypto Fund From a16z

By Adam Sharp on May 1, 2020

Crypto has had an amazing week, and we just got some big news - legendary venture capital firm a16z is launching a big new crypto fund.

“Money Printing” Going Mainstream

By Adam Sharp on April 24, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has jumpstarted a critically important discussion about the effects of printing money.

Understanding the Federal Reserve

By Adam Sharp on April 17, 2020

Adam shares his favorite resources for learning about and understanding the Federal Reserve.

The Fed Throws Everything at COVID-19

By Adam Sharp on April 10, 2020

Another day, $2.3 trillion more in stimulus. This will likely not end well.

Halving Not Priced In Yet

By Adam Sharp on April 2, 2020

Bitcoin is hanging in there as the markets reel from the effects of COVID-19. But Adam Sharp believes the halving hasn't been priced into the market yet.
Most people don't know how the Fed, inflation and monetary policy work. That's about to change. And bitcoin will benefit.

Bitcoin Was Made for This

By Adam Sharp on March 18, 2020

We are in uncharted waters. The federal government is likely to announce badly needed stimulus checks in the near future. The Federal Reserve has already announced that it’s injecting trillions of dollars in liquidity into the market – and more is expected. Bailouts are a near certainty for airlines, hotels…

Crypto Market Update

By Adam Sharp on March 12, 2020

Adam Sharp shares his take on the 20% drop in bitcoin and the even more severe drop in altcoins.

Crypto and Market Update

By Adam Sharp on March 6, 2020

Crypto moved up sharply on Thursday, on a day when stocks were down sharply. Let’s dig into what’s going on...

Crypto Monitor: Assessing the Coronavirus

By Early Investing on February 28, 2020

Adam Sharp and Vin Narayanan assess the impact of the novel coronavirus on the markets, debate whether where Binance is headquartered is important and talk about the new EU banking rules for crypto.

Crypto Market Update: Coronavirus Uncertainty

By Adam Sharp on February 21, 2020

Dear Member, Things have been looking up for crypto. Bitcoin’s bull market remains strong. The bitcoin halving coming up in May should keep things going. And altcoins are finally making some upward progress. Unfortunately, there is one X-factor I’m concerned about – the novel coronavirus. I have no idea how…

Crypto Monitor Is Back (and So Is Bitcoin)

By Early Investing on February 14, 2020

Adam Sharp and Vin Narayanan explain why they're bullish on bitcoin and why they're keeping a close eye on altcoins. They also suggest some good books to read.

Bitcoin Approaches $10,000, Altcoins Gain

By Adam Sharp on February 7, 2020

Dear Member, As I write this, bitcoin is trading at $9,770. That’s up from $9,283 one week ago. Ethereum is trading at $219, which is up from $178 one week ago. I believe bitcoin continues to lead this bullish price action. Altcoins are starting to participate more, but I’m still…

Doubting the Dollar Goes Mainstream

By Adam Sharp on January 24, 2020

Davos 2020 has produced some fascinating stories. The biggest one being that the world’s biggest hedge fund is worried about the U.S. dollar

Bitcoin Accelerates Into Halving

By Adam Sharp on January 17, 2020

Crypto asset manager Grayscale Investments just announced record inflows of more than $600 million. And the good news for bitcoin doesn’t end there.

Keep Holding Your Crypto

By Adam Sharp on January 10, 2020

It’s been a good week for the crypto markets. And recent turmoil with Iran might be having a positive impact on bitcoin.