09 Oct '13, 1pm

How the US Debt Ceiling Could Highlight Bitcoin’s Role as an Asset Class

How the US Debt Ceiling Could Highlight Bitcoin’s Role as an Asset Class

Every day we loom closer to the October 17 debt ceiling deadline and the fallout if an accord is not reached. Though gold has been notably under-performing recently due to initial signs of economic recovery, skepticism of a default occurring, and prospects of Fed tapering weighing on demand for safe havens and inflation protection, if 2011 is an indicator the yellow metal may be set for gains as investors become increasingly skeptical that the US can prevent a default. More interesting may be the test of bitcoin if tensions continue to grow and a potentially catastrophic US default remains on the horizon. Bitcoin’s ability to maintain its relationship with gold during these events may offer important insight into whether investors truly trust the digital currency or simply trade it speculatively alongside a more trusted asset with similar supply dynamics.

Full article: http://thegenesisblock.com/us-debt-ceiling-highlight-bitc...

Tweets

require selfがよくわからなかったけどここに書いてあった

guides.rubyonrails.org 11 Oct '13, 5am

Sprockets uses manifest files to determine which assets to include and serve. These manifest files contain directives — in...

House GOP revives 'supercommittee' as debt default looms: The US House late Tuesday approved a measu... #airforce

House GOP revives 'supercommittee' as debt defa...

airforcetimes.com 09 Oct '13, 2pm

WASHINGTON — The US House late Tuesday approved a measure that proposes a House-Senate panel to tackle America’s fiscal wo...

SecondMarket’s bitcoin offering defines new ass...

coindesk.com 07 Oct '13, 11am

It’s not every day that a new asset class is born. The last time was probably a few decades ago when managed futures funds...

SecondMarket's Bitcoin Offering Defines New Ass...

http://www.coindesk.com/secondmarkets-bitcoin-offering-defines-new-asset-class/ It’s not every day that a new asset class ...

@humble_mumbles TELL ME NO!

aerosoles.com 12 Oct '13, 8pm

This size is not currently available (::SIZE:: ::WIDTH::).Please click the link bellow to receive a notification once it b...

Why the US debt crisis didn’t affect bitcoin

Why the US debt crisis didn’t affect bitcoin

coindesk.com 17 Oct '13, 11am

Well, that was close. US Congress pulled the US back from the brink of a currency default last night – at least, for a lit...

White House open to short-term hike in debt limit

White House open to short-term hike in debt limit

airforcetimes.com 07 Oct '13, 7pm

WASHINGTON — A possible national default loomed closer on Monday as the partial government shutdown lingered, rattling mar...

$FSGI US Debt Deal Won't Solve Industry Woes

$FSGI US Debt Deal Won't Solve Industry Woes

defensenews.com 12 Oct '13, 6pm

WASHINGTON — A last-minute accord to avoid the first-ever US debt default would be good news for the intertwined US and gl...

U.S. raids highlight terror threat in Africa: T...

armytimes.com 06 Oct '13, 5pm

CAIRO — Two U.S. raids in Libya and Somalia that apprehended a major catch on the terrorist most-wanted list highlight how...

U.S. raids highlight terror threat in Africa: T...

airforcetimes.com 06 Oct '13, 5pm

CAIRO — Two U.S. raids in Libya and Somalia that apprehended a major catch on the terrorist most-wanted list highlight how...

Analysis: Why a Short-Term Debt Deal is Mostly Bad News for Defense Sector

Analysis: Why a Short-Term Debt Deal is Mostly ...

defensenews.com 10 Oct '13, 5pm

WASHINGTON — Hopes are rising on Capitol Hill for a deal that would avert a US debt default. But the emerging deal is most...