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Selling Covered Calls on Crypto (Ethereum / Bitcoin) with Deribit?

May 09, 2020
Selling covered calls is one of my favorite income-generating strategies in the stock market. For a time being, I've been selling options on crypto mostly speculative puts and calls betting on where price won't go, but today I decided to explore what are my chances of selling covered calls on bitcoin or Ethereum on...

Trading Bitcoin / Ethereum Options (Selling Puts) on Deribit - Part 1

April 12, 2019
Deribit is my latest discovery from the crazy crypto world. It all has started with a simple buy and hold operations back in 2017. What followed was, a day trading on Poloniex,  I even built a custom Ethereum mining rig. I have played with cloud mining contracts from hashflare,  and now I'...

Back testing BTC/EXP RSI on Gekko Trading Bot

February 22, 2018
For the past couple of days, I've been testing Gekko BTC trading bot, executing a few trades running the bot on my laptop, ending to build a VPS to run Gekko trading bot on a cloud. As you can see for right now - I'm fully determined to master this trading bot. To master trading like a pro some should learn...

Investment Goal #2 - Trade Bitcoin from 0.033 to 0.05 (Altcoin Flipping)

February 14, 2018
At the start, I wanted to set a goal to trade up to 1 BTC, but then I realized I should set more realistic and achievable goals, as despite I've been exposed to crypto investments for more than 7 months already, the total net worth for my crypto portfolio, barely reaches just 0.3 BTC. I have a several tactics when...

Dollar-Cost Averaging Bitcoin and Altcoin Review After 7 months

February 04, 2018
Originally I planned to publish a brief recap of dollar cost averaging in bitcoins and altcoins at the start of January, as it marked 6 months since I've been using this approach for investments in cryptocurrencies. Time flies, and I forgot about this article, now, with cryptomarkets tanked with the start of 2018 I...

Top Bitcoin Mining Equipment - Best Selling Antminers on Amazon 2018

January 22, 2018
You have several options if looking to mine bitcoin in 2018 - you could start with cloud mining contracts or you could go all-in and buy specific equipment for bitcoin mining. Speaking from my personal experience - I've been mining altcoins (Ethereum and Siacoin) using GPU mining rig, see: Building a 12...

My Experience with Wirex Visa Card (Virtual/Plastic) Convert BTC/Altcoins to USD/EUR or GBP

January 09, 2018
I first heard about bitcoin Visa cards back in the Summer of 2017, when opted into crypto craze (strong buy and hold here). Back then I discovered Bitpay VISA card and decided to order one at the start of 2018. Now, as January approached and my existing crypto holdings have grown more by 320%, I decided to...

Could Bitcoin Price Reach $30,000 By The End Of 2018?

November 29, 2017
With Bitcoin price reaching for the first time $10,000 on November 28, 2017 - I keep wondering - could we see Bitcoin double or even triple in value in 2018? According to Coinmarketcap the price for bitcoin has gone up tenfold since the begging of 2017, trading high $1,003.08 on January 2017 and...

Why Bitcoin Price at $7,174.50 ain't no fun, But I'm still buying it?

November 05, 2017
Bitcoin price has raised above $7,000 mark at the start of November. It might sound like a great deal for the early day bitcoin investors, but for those who are opting in the cryptocurrency game just now, this might turn into a negative experience in the short term. About 5 months ago I experienced my first FOMO (...

Bitcoin Price Increases Altcoin Market Bleeding

October 17, 2017
For the past couple of weeks, the price for Bitcoin price has soared to all-time height $5,852.48 (October 15, 2017), while it might sound like a great news for bitcoin holders, altcoin market instead is literally bleeding. As I'm new to crypto investments, with just a little bit more than 3-month...

Another Bitcoin Hard Fork Planned (Bitcoin Gold) - My Approach to Survive It

September 30, 2017
OK, the title might sound too scary, as in fact, I don't feel so worried anymore about this possible Bitcoin hard fork. Just recently there was a Bitcoin Cash hard fork at the start of August, during which I kind of panicked, as I've been starting my journey in crypto-currency investments just a month before...

Google Spreadsheet To Track BTC/Altcoin Trading on Monthly Basis

September 28, 2017
Investments in crypto-currencies are among one of the most interesting findings for me this year. I decided to give them a try just a few months ago, see: First Investment In Crypto Currencies - Bought 0.2 ETH for EUR 50 Affiliate link here: If you are just planning to acquire your first bitcoin, consider to...

Invest in Cryptocurrencies - Review After One Month

August 01, 2017
Last July was the first full month I opted to invest in crypto currencies, the idea come after a brief conversation with a friend over Facebook, while I was enjoying mild Summer night in Crete, Greece. As I had already investments and even investment strategy, since the start of 2017. Desire or FOMO (...

Crypto Currency Total Market Cap - July 2017 - $95 bln

July 25, 2017
According to coinmarketcap.com website, the total crypto currency market cap in July 25, 2017 is $95 bln. Bitcoin leads the market taking almost half of that =  47.4% or $45 bln, followed by Ethereum with  $20 bln, Ripple $7,3 bln, Litecoin $2,,3 bln and Dash with $1,5 bln. In total...

Invest in Cryptocurrency (Bitcoin, Ethereum and other) Peer to Peer Lending - Poloniex.com

July 17, 2017
Seems that crypto currencies are a hot thing on this blog during this Summer, though it was just recent, not even a month ago, when I decided to diversify my investment portfolio and allocate up to 5% space in it for crypto currency investments (buy and hold here). From my initial investments in crypto at the...