The Crypto Trading Course

1 Day LIVE program 

The Crypto Trading Course provides a in-depth understanding of bitcoin and the cryptocurrency marketplace. It is not essential for attendees to have any blockchain or crypto knowledge, however understanding the technology of Bitcoin and the blockchain technology offers a high value to those investing in instruments that rely on this technology.

Course attendees will gain an insight into the investment in bitcoin as well as other crypto currencies, as well as how to manage these investments.

Prerequisites:  None
Technical Requirements: personal laptop (PC or Mac)

Course size: min 7, max 20

The Blockchain Academy reserves the right to cancel the Crypto Trading Essentials course at least 24 hours in advance via Email if we have not received seven or more confirmed applications. If the Crypto Trading Essentials is canceled by The Blockchain Academy then full refunds will be made. This means that the participant is aware that the event is not guaranteed to take place at the time of reservation.

COURSE OUTLINE

  • FOMO - Fear of Missing Out
  • FUD - Fear Uncertainty and Doubt 
  • What are cryptocurrencies?
    • Where do they come from?
    • What is an altcoin?
    • What are some of the most popular cryptocurrencies?
    • How many cryptocurrencies are there?
    • Are cryptocurrencies a good store of value?
    • What are the different type of cryptocurrencies?  
      • Currencies
      • Tokens
      • Platforms
    • Who are the members of the cryptocurrency ecosystems
    • What is a cryptocurrency address?
  • Why are cryptocurrencies important?
    • Global adoption
    • Emerging financial systems
    • Efficiencies for:
      • Criminals
      • Legitimate transactions
      • Governments
      • Corporations
    • How much are they worth?
  • How can I use cryptocurrencies?
    • Raise capital (ICO's)
    • Payment system
    • Are they a store of value?
  • How to be involved in ICO's
    • The Pro's and Con's of ICO Investing
    • How to understand an ICO White Paper
    • How to determine an ICO's value
    • Are there risks with ICO's?
  • How can I invest in cryptocurrencies?
    • What are exchanges?
      • Coinbase -US
      • Binance - China
      • BTCC - China
      • Coincheck - Japan
      • Mercado Bitcoin - Brazil
      • Bitfinex - British Virgin Islands
      • Bittrex - US
      • Kraken - US
    • How can I setup an account?
    • What's a cryptocurrency wallet, and what type are there?  
      • Exodus
      • Trust Wallet
      • Trezor Wallet
  • What are the risks of investing in cryptocurrencies?
    • Are we in a crypto Bubble?
    • What makes a particular cryptocurrency a good investment?
    • How to select which one that appeals to me?
    • What tax implementations are there in crypto investments?
    • Are cryptocurrencies safe?
      • Theft or loss
      • Legal status
      • Security risks
      • Abandonment of a coin
      • Pump and Dump Schemes
    • What happens if I die?
      • How will my crypto investments be transfered to my heirs?
  • How to trade cryptocurrencies
    • Buy and hold
    • Trend
    • Limit and Stop Loss (using GDAX)
    • Technical Analysis (overview)
    • High Frequency Trading
  • Trading Bitcoin Futures
  • Crypto Trading Simulation
  • Investment Tools for cryptocurrencies
    • Benchmarks
    • Risk / Return Relationships
    • Different types of Risk and Perception of Risk
    • Risk Measures
    • Risk Premium
    • Diversification and Correlations
  • Crypto Investing Mindset
    • Short Term gain vs. Long Term Investment
    • Paper profits vs. Actual profits
    • Asset Allocation - Art or Science?
  • 30 Crypto Investment Lessons
  • Alternative Crypto Investment Opportunities
    • Mining investment opportunities 
      • Nvidia – Chips
      • AMD – Chips
    • Miners (how to become a miner)
      • Physical Miner
      • Miner associations
      • Mining pools 
    • ATMs
    • BaaS Companies
      • IBM
      • Amazon
      • Oracle
      • Microsoft
      • Deloitte 
      • Investment Pools
      • Overstock
      • Companies changing their name
        • Long Blockchain 
        • Future FinTech Group
        • The Crypto Company
        • NodeChain Inc.
        • Blockchain Group Co Ltd
    • Incubators / Accelerators
      • Existing Incubators / Accelerators
      • Creating your own Incubators / Accelerators
    • Angel Networks
    • Crypto Hedge Fund