Bitcoin: What's behind the gold rush? | Murray Priestley

The Internet world’s newest craze are bitcoins. It’s been nine years since this digital currency was born. It has gone through many ups and downs, just like any other currency with physical money. Here’s a BBC article on the bitcoin goldrush – what it is, how does it work, and who’s behind it? ————————————————————- The […]

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Bitcoin Split | Murray Priestley

In 2009, an unknown person using the alias Satoshi Nakamoto created the bitcoin currency. A bitcoin transaction requires no banks, no middle men and no fees. There is also no need to give your real name, which makes it an attractive alternative for collecting untraceable money. Merchants are slowly accepting bitcoins because international payments are […]

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Europe’s €50 banknote is the most widely used euro banknote. It accounts for 45% of all euros in circulation. In fact, the Central Bank says there are more €50 notes in circulation than the €5, €10 and €20 put together. Therefore, it only makes sense that the security features of €50 banknote increase. “The introduction […]

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Risk Management - Murray Priestley

Did you know that the casino is an expert at risk management? Risk Management is defined as the process of quantifying and managing risk. In the case of the casino, it casino controls which machine gives payback in terms of percentages. It also decides which machine is “risky” so it has to be pulled out. […]

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