Topics
Minting Digital Ink
NFTs are enabling artists to sell their physical creations online, providing more avenues for collectors, buyers and sellers The past year saw a rise in…
The Future of the Future of Money
No one can see or touch cryptocurrency, but that’s not stopping it from entering the mainstream. It surpassed a market capitalization of $2.5 trillion this…
Those Elusive 500% Annual Returns
Luckbox’s April 2020 issue, Darknet Diaries, took aim at the criminal underground operating within the anonymous, encrypted underbelly of the internet’s deep web. There, drug…
Nakamoto’s New Era
Terms like “mining” and “proof of work” are essential for cryptocurrency literacy. In his latest book, Anthony Scaramucci simplifies the complex and explains why his…

Liquid Assets

America’s Top Bottles
A whiskey and a tequila that will raise your spirits Spirits sales in the United States rose 1.3% in 2020 despite pandemic-induced lockdowns, according to…

The Normal Deviate

Trading Digital Currency’s Volatility
Trading Digital Currency’s Volatility Volatility. Without it, the world would be pretty dull. It’s what makes cryptocurrencies so appealing to traders and so frightening to…

Record High

Sentiment

Should America Forgive Student Debt?
Intelligence Squared has pitted some of the world’s brightest thinkers against each other in debates. It was founded in London in 2002 with the mission…

The Prediction Trade

Kalshi: The Exchange for Everything
Investing in the outcome of events is nothing new, but this federally regulated events exchange is Longtime Luckbox readers are well aware of the educational…

Fake Financial News

Crypto Riche
1.7 million new millionaires and 56 new billionaires emerged in America in 2020.Here’s a glimpse of the crypto class. Aparody Twitter account called @justsaysinmice flags…

Trades

In the News

The Yield Trade
Investors and traders can express their opinions on the underlying…

The Technician

Macro

US-China Trade Impacts Aussie Dollar
U.S. equity indexes have hit historic highs, but the price action included periods of drawdowns throughout last year. Some drawdowns were related to negative U.S.-China…

Do Diligence

Futures

Lighting up Cannabis Futures
Bullish or bearish, most traders have an opinion on pot stocks, and those opinions have manifested themselves in the volatility of the prices. Tilray Inc.…

Cherry Picks

Kickoff to Q4 Earnings Season
Earnings: Daily Breakdown Earning Season “officially” begins with the big banks. Expect to see the bulk of earnings at the end of this month and…
Tactics
Short Puts to Get Long
A look at Intel says a lot about how to study laddering  It may seem absurd to discuss long equity opportunities in 2021, a year…
Three Ways to Play Long Odds
Options enable active investors to quantify and manage risk. But sometimes they may wantto try for a big score with low-probability, high-return strategies. Investors want…
Breaking the Butterfly’s Wings
Transform a low-profit, low-risk trade into one with higher profit but higher risk The butterfly, a low-probability, low-risk options trading strategy, doesn’t maximize profit, but…