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Whether you’re just starting out or already an experienced trader, here you’ll find a wide range of educational resources and helpful guidance about trading on the eToro platform and about the financial markets in general.

 

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  • Why Ethereum is Bitcoin 2.0 - Proof-of-stake, smart contracts, dApps, and more

    Why Ethereum is Bitcoin 2.0 - Proof-of-stake, smart contracts, dApps, and more

    We discuss the controversial claim that Ethereum may just be the next, best Bitcoin. There’s a lot of good reasons to think that the cryptocurrency crown could change heads, but maybe, and not to sound like a total mom, it doesn’t have to be a competition. Also discussed is Ether’s pending move to proof-of-stake, dApps, smart contracts and more.

  • Is Stellar an XRP Killer in 2020? XLM Price, News, Forecast, Features and Future

    Is Stellar an XRP Killer in 2020? XLM Price, News, Forecast, Features and Future

    Stellar is like XRP, but with a few key differences. It boasts a strong value prop, a devoted community, and YTD gains that are very interesting. All in all, it’s a compelling altcoin worthy of your attention.

  • Is Ripple still hot in 2020? XRP price, news, value, future, and forecast

    Is Ripple still hot in 2020? XRP price, news, value, future, and forecast

    XRP may not be making headlines like trendier alt coins, but it’s an enduring cryptocurrency with lots of fans and potential. In this video, we talk about XRP’s features, value prop, history, and more.

  • Is Cardano all hype? ADA Price Prediction, Forecast, Staking, Roadmap and News

    Is Cardano all hype? ADA Price Prediction, Forecast, Staking, Roadmap and News

    We cover the ins and outs of Cardano. From its inception to its reception, this altcoin is making headlines. Is Cardano just a bunch of hot air or the next Ethereum? Check out the video and learn more.

  • What's the best altcoin: XRP (Ripple) vs XLM (Stellar) vs ADA (Cardano)

    What's the best altcoin: XRP (Ripple) vs XLM (Stellar) vs ADA (Cardano)

    We pit Ripple, Stellar and Cardano against each other in a video looking at each cryptocurrency’s speed, features, community, price history, and the culture surrounding it. Learn about the origins of Ripple and Stellar, two coins with the same founder, Jed McCaleb. And while these three coins have similar prices, that doesn’t mean they’re all exactly the same.

  • Tezos vs. Ethereum: Is XTZ an ETH Killer?

    Tezos vs. Ethereum: Is XTZ an ETH Killer?

    Tezos is an exciting cryptocurrency because of its self-amending blockchain. We explain what this, why it matters, and why maybe, just maybe, it blows ETH out of the water. Tell us what you think in the comments below.

  • What Is The Halvening?

    What Is The Halvening?

    People keep talking about the Halvening, but what does Halvening really mean? We give an overview of how Bitcoin’s block reward halving matters, and why some people think this is good for the price (yet others do not). In any case, it’s never a boring day with crypto. Sign up for eToro

  • Bitcoin's Death Cross Explained

    Bitcoin's Death Cross Explained

    In March, 2020, Bitcoin displayed the dreaded “death cross.” But what does that really mean? We explain what the death cross is and why it scares traders and investors alike. Learn basic patterns and important terminology for cryptocurrency trading.