# KICK Token — Market Manipulation Analysis

A look at the “KICK ecosystem”

There is a curious new token running up the ladder on CoinMarketCap (CMC). The “KICK Token” rose to rank 33 by Market Capitalization, now sitting at $324,790,597 (was just$21,000,000 a month ago). Lets take a closer look at this “asset” to find out what it is, and to determine how and why there is such a sharp price increase.

# Crypto Seasons

Predictive Model Trading using NTerminal

This short article discusses an automated data-driven trading model for selected cryptocurrencies, with the goal of creating a trading strategy that produces long term positive returns. Fundamentally, the model is based on a mean reversion concept borrowed from traditional finance, which essentially states that an asset price should revert to its long term average. One can expect that, absent shocks or trends, an average long term price should be more or less constant. And therefore occasional…

# 51% Attack Cost

How To Reach a Standard Definition for 51% Attack

Many intrinsic and extrinsic factors combine to influence prices for digital assets. As we observed of late, prices can be influenced by any of these factors at any given time. However, when considering investing in a given digital asset it is necessary to assess the underlying value of that asset with well-defined fundamentals. The intrinsic value of digital assets is assessed with fundamentals like company health, code health, and 51% attack cost.These fundamentals and more should serve as the…

# Chariot or Spaceship?

The State of Crypto-Financial Data Providers Technology Maturity

We wanted flying cars, instead we got 140 characters

# Proof of Work

Remote Work in FinTech

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# Yupana - Implementation

One of the immediate goals of the Yupana project is to go beyond an academic exercise and prove the conceptual viability of Agent Based Modeling approach in a real-world market simulation and predictions application. The crypto-asset ecosystem, and Nakamoto Terminal platform, specifically, provide a perfect testbed thanks to a vast amount of time-stamped data, an active developer community, and a scalable infrastructure with access to multiple 3rd party services.