Understanding Cryptocurrencies is perfect for both introductory investors to the digital asset space and experienced investors seeking to gain practical insight into frameworks for understanding digital assets and valuation metrics. The book provides in-depth analysis of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and the different types of Altcoins in the ecosystem. The author demonstrates an empirical approach to explaining how digital assets can fit into a diversified portfolio of traditional financial assets, or as a standalone portfolio in a parallel financial ecosystem.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Half-Title Page
  3. Title Page
  4. Copyright
  5. Description
  6. Contents
  7. Introduction
  8. Chapter 1 What Is Bitcoin?
  9. Chapter 2 How Bitcoin Fits in Your Portfolio
  10. Chapter 3 Macroeconomics, Monetary Policy, and Bitcoin’s Perfect Storm
  11. Chapter 4 Valuing Bitcoin
  12. Chapter 5 How to Invest in Bitcoin
  13. Chapter 6 A Look at Common Counterarguments
  14. Chapter 7 On Ethereum and Altcoins
  15. Chapter 8 Digital Assets in Your Portfolio
  16. Conclusion
  17. Notes
  18. References
  19. About the Author
  20. Index
  21. Backcover