Essays about: "cryptocurrency"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 92 essays containing the word cryptocurrency.

  1. 1. Evaluation of Cryptocurrencies Adoption in Colombia via Unified Theory of Acceptance and Use of Technology (UTAUT)

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Jose Camilo Cabanzo Cadena; [2022]
    Keywords : Cryptocurrency – UTAUT - Technology Acceptance  ;

    Abstract : During the last decade, cryptocurrency and blockchain technology has grown in  popularity as a viable alternative to conventional financial institutions and centralized  markets. In 2021, the crypto industry's total market capitalization increased by nearly  10000 percent since its creation, reaching a total market capitalization at around 2  trillion, and culminating in all-time high record peaks that stunned the entire financial  world. READ MORE

  2. 2. How Do Traditional Models for Option Valuation Perform When Applied to Cryptocurrency Options?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Elisabeth Molin; [2022]
    Keywords : Heston; Black-Scholes; Cryptocurrency; Ethereum; Bitcoin; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The market for cryptocurrencies has been known to be volatile with an asymmetrical return distribution where occasional extreme returns appear. In later years options have been introduced on the asset; but due to the characteristics of cryptocurrency returns, researchers have found it troublesome to value these options. READ MORE

  3. 3. Driving Factors Behind the Price of a Decentralised Cryptocurrency - An Internal Look at Network Factors In uencing the Price of Bitcoin

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anders Wikström; [2021-07-01]
    Keywords : Bitcoin; Commodity Theory; Law of Diminishing Marginal Utility; Metcalfe s Law.;

    Abstract : This paper researches internal in uences on the price of Bitcoin. By looking at Satoshi Nakamoto's original whitepaper, as well as employing economic theories such as the Law of Diminishing Marginal Utility, Commodity Theory, and network valuation theory Met- calfe's Law, variables are chosen and run through a multiple regression analysis to de- termine the variables in uence on the price of Bitcoin. READ MORE

  4. 4. Overreaction in Bitcoin before and during COVID-19

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Georgios Kirkinezos; Endri Skora; [2021-06-30]
    Keywords : Cryptocurrencies; Bitcoin; COVID-19; investors; Cryptocurrency Market; Returns; Quantile Autoregressive Model QAR ;

    Abstract : In recent years, Bitcoin has attracted a lot of interest from the media, academics and investors, but there is still skepticism and a lack of knowledge about how this cryptocurrency performed in the years leading up to and through the COVID-19 pandemic. The spread of COVID-19 in 2020, means that Bitcoin has been put to test under extreme financial conditions for the first time, and this thesis exploits this period to analyze how the COVID-19 crisis affected Bitcoin investors. READ MORE

  5. 5. Common risk factors in the cross-section of cryptocurrency returns An empirical study on different types of cryptocurrency anomalies: size, momentum, volatility and trend

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Luo Dan; Andersson Sebastian; [2021-06-30]
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    Abstract : This paper identifies three common risk factors in the returns on cryptocurrencies. The three common risk factors are the market factor, size factor, and momentum factor. READ MORE