Nikolai is a financial analyst and professional trader writing for Forbes, The Next Web and Investing.com. Based in Israel, he has been trading multiple markets and educating traders as a teacher and a mentor. Nikolai has extensive experience in stock market analysis, investment research and various assets such as cryptocurrencies, FX, commodities, equities and bonds. He's also a a black belt Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner and always enjoys a good workout at the gym.
Cryptocurrency-collateralized synthetic currency models can have enormous implications in the traditional finance industry.
Crypto Synthetic Assets, Explained
Recent studies have shown the Lightning Network is struggling, but are these teething problems or longer-term issues?
Lightning Networks Has Yet to Strike Adoption, but Don’t Count It Out
Institutions are turning away from gold to Bitcoin. Meanwhile, investors in DeFi have more hedging opportunities than ever before.
Institutions Eye Bitcoin as Hedge Against Global Economic Volatility
The blockchain ecosystem has begun to grow beyond what people thought it’s capable of. Here’s the definitive list of the best contributors.
Most Active and Impactful Blockchain Companies from 2019 to 2020
CME launched its first Bitcoin options product, but is its initial success a matter of good timing?
CME's Futures Options Sprinted Out of the Gate but a Marathon Lies Ahead
China’s latest bond issuance on the ledger is a sign of trust placed into the blockchain technology, but not everything may be rosy.
China Issuing Bonds on Blockchain Is a Sign of What’s to Come
The Fed chairman’s recent letter illuminates how monetary policy bigwigs view crypto and if it might greenlight a USD stablecoin.
US Fed Weighs Up Potential CBDC as Countermove Against China