29 Jun '17, 9am

How can I invest in bitcoin?

How can I invest in bitcoin? I’d like to invest a few hundred pounds. Andy There are at least three ways, though only one of them looks rational today. First, you could mine your own bitcoins . Second, you could buy some from an exchange. Third, you could buy shares in a fund that has invested in bitcoins. Please note that answering your question is not a recommendation, and I am not qualified to give advice on investments. However, as electronic payments expert Dave Birch put it to me on Twitter : “one doesn’t invest in bitcoin, one gambles on bitcoin”. The problem is that people can make money by buying things that are essentially worthless, such as used postage stamps, Beanie Babies, and (historically) tulip bulbs. Tulipmania operated on the “bigger fool ” theory, also known among stock traders as “momentum investing ”. For example, tulip bulb prices may be insane but t...

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