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Alex Kimani

Alex Kimani

Writer, Safehaven.com

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2018

Biography

Alex Kimani is a veteran finance writer, investor, engineer and researcher for Safehaven.com. 

  • The First Bitcoin ETF Might Be Just Months Away

    Published 13 July 2018 | viewed 5,904 times

    In March 2017, the SEC dealt a blow to the bitcoin community when it rejected a proposed bitcoin ETF by the Winklevoss twins. Crypto bugs…

  • U.S. Rent Costs Hit All-Time High

    Published 13 July 2018 | viewed 1,818 times

    Diogenes the Cynic was once asked by one of his students whether a man should buy or rent. His reply was typical Diogenes, but still…

  • Is This The Answer To The Looming U.S. Healthcare Crisis?

    Published 12 July 2018 | viewed 2,104 times

    America has a big, big problem on its hands. Healthcare costs are rising at astronomical and unsustainable rates, and the country’s leader seems powerless to…

  • Ex-Goldman Banker Caught In A Billion Dollar Fraud Scandal

    Published 12 July 2018 | viewed 4,072 times

    Every so often, embarrassing and alarming exposés unravel the extent of dodgy financial dealings and moral vacuum that exist in the banking sector. Big investment…

  • Life Returns To S&P 500 Ahead Of Earnings Report

    Published 11 July 2018 | viewed 1,272 times

    After remaining dormant in the month of June, the S&P 500 has roared back to life in July. The market benchmark is up a cool…

  • Beware Of These 3 Bitcoin Scams

    Published 10 July 2018 | viewed 2,256 times

    When it comes to cryptocurrency scams, ICOs usually hog the limelight—and for good reason. In January, multinational professional services firm Ernst & Young estimated that…

  • Netflix Struggles To Take Off In Asia

    Published 10 July 2018 | viewed 1,127 times

    Bingeing on Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX)  is the new norm in many parts of the world. Netflix subscribers collectively watch more than a billion hours of…

  • The 5 Worst S&P 500 Performers Of The Year

    Published 09 July 2018 | viewed 1,822 times

    We are at the mid-point of the year, and a good time for investors to take stock of their portfolios and review market performance in…

  • Can Gold Prices Be Manipulated?

    Published 09 July 2018 | viewed 8,863 times

    Is gold price manipulation a real thing or just another of those myths that have gained popularity in financial and investment circles? Manipulation in this…

  • How Will Gold Respond To Escalating Tariff Wars?

    Published 08 July 2018 | viewed 3,462 times

    Gold prices have kicked off Friday trading on a sour note, dropping $3.11 (0.25 percent) at 11:30 am EST, just hours after the U.S. made…

  • A Strange New Twist In The Satoshi Nakamoto Saga

    Published 07 July 2018 | viewed 10,253 times

    The truth can sometimes be stranger than fiction. At least that’s the case when it comes to unraveling the identity of bitcoin’s fabled founder, Satoshi…

  • The Dow Is Delirious

    Published 06 July 2018 | viewed 2,169 times

    Created in 1896 and widely considered as the barometer of America's stock market, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has a long and rich history as…

  • Banks Team Up To Rival Fintech Giant

    Published 05 July 2018 | viewed 4,565 times

    A rivalry is brewing in the financial space, and it looks set to transform how cross-border payments and trade are handled for decades to come.…

  • Is $50,000 Bitcoin Possible?

    Published 05 July 2018 | viewed 4,108 times

    They say the key to prognostication is to sound certain even when you know very little. And few markets are capable of confounding both experts…

  • The Death Of Diesel Has Sent Platinum Prices Crashing

    Published 04 July 2018 | viewed 6,232 times

    The diesel vehicle is dying, and it’s taking the platinum industry down with it. The price of New York platinum futures plunged more than five…

  • What Sparked Gold’s Unexpected Rally?

    Published 03 July 2018 | viewed 4,527 times

    Gold investors have enjoyed one of the best days in recent weeks as gold prices made an unexpected reversal that put a months-long rout on…

  • The Stock Market’s Self-Fulfilling Prophecy

    Published 03 July 2018 | viewed 3,237 times

    The second quarter has proven to be an extremely choppy period for U.S. equities, with the Dow just recording its weakest quarterly gain in 12…

  • Canada’s Tech Sector Is Booming

    Published 03 July 2018 | viewed 1,462 times

    Canada’s stock market has been giving investors little to cheer about. The Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) has remained in the doghouse for what seems like…

  • China’s Capital Markets Roiled By U.S. Trade Dispute

    Published 03 July 2018 | viewed 1,445 times

    China’s formerly high-flying stock markets have taken a severe battering this year, with the Shanghai stock market continuing its deep slide on Monday after slipping…

  • Strong U.S. Dollar Attracts Fresh Safe Haven Bids

    Published 02 July 2018 | viewed 1,449 times

    In the midst of all the talk about trade wars, both real and imagined, one slugger has emerged as the unlikely winner—the U.S. dollar. The…