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analyst75

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analyst75 last won the day on February 24 2023

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    Tallinex focuses on risk mitigation, leading us to develop proprietary trading technologies. All Tallinex trades are transmitted swiftly and reliably to the world's largest banks through a PrimeXM FX bridge to Integral's FX Grid system, which is optimized for Forex trading. Our clients can therefore benefit from better ECN/STP technology and confidently trade the Forex markets through Tallinex.
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  1. The advice I’m about to share may seem counterintuitive. But being pessimistic really does make you a better trader. Let me explain… Think about the time when you took a setup that met all the criteria of your trading plan. It was such an A+ setup that you were certain it would hit your profit target. And after calculating the risk-to-reward ratio… You were just waiting to see that extra 3.5% in your account balance. But no… The market ended up reversing on you and started racing towards your stop loss. All certainty and optimism you felt were replaced with a fear of losing. And by the time you were stopped out, you likely felt a mix of disappointment and frustration. Which you ended up carrying with you for the next trade you took… Sound familiar? Well, this is the danger of being optimistic about your trades. You become so tied to the outcome that you experience an emotional rollercoaster when you’re trading. And that’s why it pays to be pessimistic. If you visualise your trade consolidating, retracing on you and even stopping you out… You’ve already accepted the worst-case scenario in your mind. So you can trade without any stress, anxiety or frustration. And take your trading to a more professional level. Of course, this is easier said than done…. Author: Charlie Burton
  2. That’s Just the Beginning For the record… James was bullish on Ethereum when it was $10. Now, we’re even more bullish. What’s changed? AI agents are just one potential bullish catalyst. Here are four more: 1.] Supply is decreasing. 2.] Ethereum is scaling. 3.] Developers are staying. 4.] Ethereum ETF coming? We’ll run through them real quick… Supply is decreasing: Ethereum went through a massive upgrade 1.5 years ago that made it a deflationary asset. Since, Ethereum has burnt (taken out of circulation) almost 350,000 ETH. That's almost a billion dollars worth. This trend will continue at the same time more and more users are staking (locking up) their ETH for the long-term. Ethereum is scaling: There’s another upgrade coming soon -- called the Dencun upgrade -- that will pave the way for Ethereum to scale to 100,000 transactions per second. (Layer 2 protocols can handle the rest.) Developers are staying: Developers build apps. Killer apps attract mainstream attention. Mainstream attention attracts mass-adoption. Point? The more developers the better. Electric Capital’s new Developer Report shows that 87% of all crypto developers work on at least 1 Ethereum compatible blockchain. ETH is dominant. Ethereum ETF: Blackrock, the largest asset manager in the world, talking about tokenization and Ethereum ETFs. We have JP Morgan who sees the value of tokenization, which he says won’t happen on Bitcoin. (Though he’s wrong about a lot of crypto stuff, he’s right about this.) Those are the catalysts that could make 2024 a banger year for Ethereum. But even if ETH goes to $10,000… $50,000… $100,000(!)... There’s more money to be made in early-stage cryptos. Author: Chris Campbell Profits from free accurate cryptos signals: https://www.predictmag.com/
  3. 1. A person who disguises insults as jokes. 2. A person who will never take accountability but has no problem always blaming you. 3. A person who says they want the best for you, but then works against you. 4. A person's whose words and actions don't match. 5. You can't trust a person who puts seeds of doubt in you, disguised as something else, like concern for you. 6. You can't trust a person who always tries to sabotage you, or make things harder for you. But always has an excuse for everything. Source: https://mentalhealthpsychology2.quora.com/6-TYPES-OF-PEOPLE-YOU-SHOULD-NOT-TRUST
  4. Recessions are weird. The more you think about them, the weirder they become. Yes, the economy is cyclical. Downturns aren’t just inevitable, they’re healthy. BUT Economic cycles, including recessions, are not just determined by clean and predictable financial indicators but also by psychological and sociological factors. Collective mood, media reporting, and public sentiment play a substantial role in shaping economic realities. And they can be manipulated. A.] The Fear Factory Every time the media starts shouting "recession," what happens? Panic. Fear. It's like Halloween but for adults. And this fear isn't just innocent fun – it moves markets, influences decisions, and causes real harm. Give me an example of when the media saw a chance to scare the crap out of you and didn’t take it? I’ll wait. B.] Recessions are Relative Consider this – what's called a recession in one country is a day in paradise in another. Economic conditions are relative. If the standards are so skewed, can we really trust this whole concept? C.] The Recession Whisperers Imagine a secretive group, not in some government bunker, but in a quiet office in Cambridge, Massachusetts. That's the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), the recession referee. But here's the twist: By the time the NBER declares a recession, it's like announcing rain when you're already soaked. Their method involves a retroactive look, meaning they wait for six months of data, plus a one-month lag. So, when they finally declare a recession, it's old news, a story you've been living in, not just reading about. In the world of economic predictions, the official-unofficial referees are not the early birds; they're the historians. Also… D.]The GDP Puppet Show GDP. It’s supposed to be a “health check” for the economy. BUT It's like going to a doctor who only measures your height and ignores your blood pressure, cholesterol, and heart rate. It counts every dollar spent, regardless of what it's spent on. That means disasters, wars, and environmental destruction all pump up the GDP. If a hurricane hits and we spend billions on reconstruction, guess what? GDP goes up. Celebrating a GDP increase is like throwing a party because your house burned down and you had to rebuild it. It’s also the main indicator the NBER uses to measure a recession. The real problem with this is… GDP is a broad measure and can be influenced by short-term fluctuations that don't necessarily reflect long-term economic trends. It’s a useful indicator, but far from comprehensive. E.] The Self-Fulfilling Prophecy Here's the kicker – by declaring a recession, we make them more likely. It's a classic self-fulfilling prophecy. Businesses pull back on investment, consumers close their wallets, and just like that, the economy slows down. But what if we didn't buy into the narrative? I have no idea. F.] Rage Against Determinism Economies aren’t deterministic. They’re dynamic. Economies don’t follow a predetermined path. Human agency and perception play a significant role in shaping economic realities. Predictions are usually wrong for this reason. Also, there’s this… G.] The Hidden Agenda Tin foil hat time. Think about who benefits from recession talk. The media gets a juicy story. Politicians get a scapegoat. Certain investors get to buy low. It’s a game, and the average person isn't the one winning. You’re always being sold a narrative that serves others, not you. And Yet, a Recession is HERE Of course, recessions exist. Because prolonged downturns exist. But all of this calls into question what we think we know about the word “recession” and how we talk about it. It’s not as clear a concept as we think. Nevertheless, it’s probably here already.” – Chris Campbell (AltucherConfidential)
  5. 📁 Population in 2100, as projected by UN Population Division. 🇮🇳 India: 1,533 million 🇨🇳 China: 771 million 🇳🇬 Nigeria: 546 million 🇵🇰 Pakistan: 487 million 🇨🇩 Congo: 431 million 🇺🇸 US: 394 million 🇪🇹 Ethiopia: 323 million 🇮🇩 Indonesia: 297 million 🇹🇿 Tanzania: 244 million 🇪🇬 Egypt: 205 million 🇧🇷 Brazil: 185 million 🇵🇭 Philippines: 180 million 🇧🇩 Bangladesh: 177 million 🇳🇪 Niger: 166 million 🇸🇩 Sudan: 142 million 🇦🇴 Angola: 133 million 🇺🇬 Uganda: 132 million 🇲🇽 Mexico: 116 million 🇰🇪 Kenya: 113 million 🇷🇺 Russia: 112 million 🇮🇶 Iraq: 111 million 🇦🇫 Afghanistan: 110 million @FinancialWorldUpdates Profits from free accurate cryptos signals: https://www.predictmag.com/
  6. “If the West finds itself falling behind in AI, it won’t be due to a lack of technological prowess or resources. It won’t be because we weren’t smart enough or didn’t move fast enough. It will be because of something many of our Eastern counterparts don’t share with us: fear of AI. The root of the West's fear of AI can no doubt be traced back to decades of Hollywood movies and books that have consistently depicted AI as a threat to humanity. From the iconic "Terminator" franchise to the more recent "Ex Machina," we have been conditioned to view AI as an adversary, a force that will ultimately turn against us. In contrast, Eastern cultures have a WAY different attitude towards AI. As UN AI Advisor Neil Sahota points out, "In Eastern culture, movies, and books, they've always seen AI and robots as helpers and assistants, as a tool to be used to further the benefit of humans." This positive outlook on AI has allowed countries like Japan, South Korea, and China to forge ahead with AI development, including in areas like healthcare, where AI is being used to improve the quality of services. The West's fear of AI is not only shaping public opinion but also influencing policy decisions and regulatory frameworks. The European Union, for example, recently introduced AI legislation prioritizing heavy-handed protection over supporting innovation. While such measures might be well-intentioned, they risk stifling AI development and innovation, making it harder for Western companies and researchers to compete. Among the nations leading common-sense AI regulation, one stands out for now: Singapore.” – Chris C Profits from free accurate cryptos signals: https://www.predictmag.com/
  7. Because of his convictions, Armstrong is a paradox: He welcomes regulation, but is battling the SEC to prevent innovation-stifling overreach. He runs a centralized exchange, but promotes the very decentralized technology that will put him out of business. He is a strong advocate for individual privacy and self-custody of digital assets that give users full control of their private keys, and yet Coinbase offers non-custodial wallet services (that give users ZERO control of keys) which must comply with strict know-your-customer (KYC) laws that require a great amount of private information. The common thread, if I’m reading it correct: Armstrong is idealistic in his long-term vision but pragmatic in his short-term execution. He's willing to make certain compromises and work within existing constraints in order to make incremental progress toward a more decentralized and privacy-preserving financial system. This ability to navigate between two seemingly opposing forces - centralization vs. decentralization, privacy vs. transparency, innovation vs. regulation - is likely a key reason he's been able to build Coinbase into the crypto industry leader it is today. Like the Netscape founders in the 90s, Armstrong is a technology pioneer on a mission to bring a powerful new tool to the masses. It will be interesting to watch his strategy play out as both Coinbase and the broader crypto ecosystem continue to evolve. Author: Chris C. Source: AltucherConfidential Profits from free accurate cryptos signals: https://www.predictmag.com/
  8. Yes you read that right. The Japanese police have been doing literally nothing these days. The reason behind this is the ever decreasing crime rate in Japan. Let me tell you some facts here: The crime rate in Japan has decreased to negligible amount in last 13 years. On an average, there is less than 1% chance of crime for every 100,000 people in Japan. There was only one incident of murder last year in Japan. Yes just one! The most important element of police power, though, is not authority to search, but authority in the community. Like school teachers, Japanese policemen rate high in public esteem, especially in the countryside. The police in Japan are trained in calligraphy and Haiku composition. Police in Japan do carry a gun but they rarely use it. Instead they use their black belts in judo or police sticks. In an average year, the entire Tokyo police force only fires six shots. 15,000 koban "police boxes" are located throughout the cities. Police koban box officers spend time teaching neighborhood youth judo or calligraphy. The officers even hand- write their own newspapers, with information about crime and accidents, "stories about good deeds by children, and opinions of residents." Tokyo is the safest city in the entire world. From: Vishal Bhatia, Quora Source: https://www.quora.com/What-do-you-know-that-most-people-don%E2%80%99t Profits from free accurate cryptos signals: https://www.predictmag.com/
  9. 1. Never neglect your health. 2. Never get married for sex. 3. Never quit your dreams. 4. Never spend more than you earn. 5. Never ignore your parents. 6. Never be pessimistic. 7. Never forget who helped you in tough times. 8. Never please people. 9. Never put work over family. 10. Never let anyone control your life. 11. Never spend a day without a to-do list. 12. Never repeat a mistake. 13. Never discuss your secrets with anyone. 14. Never spend money spontaneously. 15. Never hesitate to ask. 16. Never text anyone back to back. 17. Never idealize celebrities. 18. Never remain friends with your Ex. 19. Never have high-interest debt. 20. NEVER GIVE UP. Author: Chauhan Babu nath Source: https://chauhanbabunath.quora.com/20-Things-to-never-do-in-life-6 Profits from free accurate cryptos signals: https://www.predictmag.com/
  10. While all of the aforementioned fields -- crypto, AI, biotech, human improvement -- are fascinating on their own… What’s most interesting is talking to people about where they intersect. I’m currently going through my 50+ pages of notes from the conferences. (More specific projects to come.) Here’s just a taste: → Leveraging blockchain to crowdsource funding and data for drug research, enabling a more democratized and transparent approach to biotech innovations. → Using AI to analyze genetic data stored securely on blockchain networks, ensuring privacy while unlocking personalized medicine insights. → Using blockchain to create immutable, secure patient records that can be analyzed by AI. → Employing smart contracts to automate and secure collaborations between biotech companies, researchers, and institutions, reducing bureaucracy and fostering innovation. → Using AI algorithms to simulate and predict the effectiveness of drug compounds, speeding up discovery processes and reducing costs. → Using NFTs to secure intellectual property on the blockchain, allowing for more streamlined data sharing, while protecting proprietary data. And a whole lot more. At the center of it all, however, is a global movement called Decentralized Science, or DeSci. And I was surprised to see just how far along this movement really is. . Author: Chris C. Profits from free accurate cryptos signals: https://www.predictmag.com/
  11. Since the dot-com boom crash and 2008 recession, calling a successful market a bubble has become high fashion. The bitcoin craze is no different. People have been calling it a bubble since the first 100 users. Bitcoin $5: “Bitcoin is overpriced, this is a bubble” Bitcoin $50: “Total insanity, everyone will lose their shirts” Bitcoin $500: “I can’t believe anyone is stupid enough to buy this” Bitcoin $5,000: “This is a fad, it’s just like tulips.” Problem is… Most of what Bitcoiners said will happen has come true. (All that’s left is $1 million BTC.) Mainstream adoption Bitcoin Spot ETFs Institutional investment Accepted widely as a “digital gold” BUT James and I don’t think the real money will be made in Bitcoin, Ethereum… Or any of the top 10 cryptos. For the past two years, we’ve focused every ounce of our attention on the early stage cryptos with MASSIVE potential. How massive, you ask? Author: Chris Campbell Profits from free accurate cryptos signals: https://www.predictmag.com/
  12. The premise is simple… All progress, theoretical and practical, has resulted from one single thing: good explanations. Progress, says Deutsch, is not just about accumulating more facts or data; it's about developing better explanations that help us understand the world more profoundly and act more effectively within it. In this way, he says, progress is virtually infinite. There is no limit to the improvement of explanations. As our understandings deepen, it leads to new questions, new challenges, and new realms for exploration. Since there’s always new things to understand, there’s always room for improvement. Personally, I think this is where AI is going to shine the most. It’s going to help us articulate the unarticulated faster than ever before in history. It’s also going to accelerate the “happy accidents” and synchronicities that sometimes lead to insane breakthroughs. BUT, the caveat here is that progress is unpredictable. And AI probably won’t make things more predictable, especially not in the short run. Probably the opposite.” – Chris C Profits from free accurate cryptos signals: https://www.predictmag.com/
  13. Google used AI to optimize energy usage in its data centers, reducing cooling energy consumption by up to 40%. 40%! Companies like John Deere and Blue River Technology use AI for precision farming, allowing farmers to apply the exact amount of water and fertilizers needed, thereby increasing yield and reducing waste. How much of an increase in yields could this garner, you ask? 20-30%, a massive improvement over traditional farming techniques which saw only gradual improvements over decades. Also… Research reveals AI-based algorithms in the auto manufacturing sector can lead to more than an estimated 20% increase in equipment availability, up to 25% lower inspection costs, and up to 10% lower total annual maintenance costs. This improvement is largely due to AI's ability to predict equipment failures and optimize maintenance planning. (Siemens uses AI for predictive maintenance and to optimize production processes. General Electric uses AI to predict maintenance needs in its jet engines.) In quality inspection processes, AI-based machines can detect defects up to 90% more accurately than humans. This not only improves the product quality but also operational efficiency. What about supply chains? AI is estimated to be able to reduce forecasting errors by 30 to 50% and overall inventories by 20 to 50%. This results in cost savings by eliminating the transport, warehousing, and administration of unneeded goods. In areas like IT and finance, AI can automate tasks leading to an automation rate of approximately 30%. In specific cases like IT service-desk automation, a degree of automation of around 90% is possible. (!) AI is widely used in telemedicine platforms for remote diagnosis and monitoring. For example, platforms like Babylon Health use AI for initial medical consultations. Of course, companies like Tesla and Waymo have developed autonomous vehicles that are already on the roads, optimizing routes and fuel efficiency. IBM's AI-powered system helps predict cloud movement to optimize solar energy harvesting. Streaming services like Netflix and YouTube use AI to adjust video quality in real-time based on the user's internet bandwidth, optimizing data usage. All of this is a perfect example of ephemeralization. And this trend with AI is JUST BEGINNING. – Chris C Profits from free accurate cryptos signals: https://www.predictmag.com/
  14. Our colleague Jim Rickards took the podium to outline in great detail -- through the geopolitical lens -- why that is. “It’s simple,” he says: “It has everything to do with the weaponization of the US dollar.” Of course, he goes on, “Economic and financial sanctions are not new -- US has used asset seizures, freezes, embargoes, blockades, tariffs, and trade bans many times in the past.” BUT… Recent history reveals that US sanctions only work under three conditions: 1.] Target is a small to medium sized economy 2.] Target has no alternative payment channels 3.] Target has limited hard currency (or gold) reserves “None of these conditions apply to Russia,” said Jim. The U.S. sanctions on Russia are without precedent. Assets of Russia’s central bank and commercial banks were seized. Russian banks were ejected from SWIFT. Investment by U.S. entities in Russia is prohibited. Russian exports of oil, gas, strategic metals, and other goods have been banned. Imports of high-tech equipment, semiconductors, luxury goods, automobiles, and many more goods are also banned. And yet… “Russian sanctions have been a complete failure,” said Rickards. “Russian growth in 2023 is projected at 2.1%. USD/RUB was stable at around 70 from May 2022 to May 2023; down slightly now to 95. “ If you’re not worried about this… You might be worried about the blowback. Or the response to weaponization..” Author: Jim Rickards Profits from free accurate cryptos signals: https://www.predictmag.com/
  15. (excerpts) “In trading, patience and the ability to sit still is not only a virtue, it’s gold . Doing nothing can be one of the most productive things you can do. But as one would expect, being the addicts that we are, the moment the trading session opens, we feel the urge to become more productive all of a sudden. It’s like our minds will not let us enjoy doing nothing. We have to analyze, anticipate, worry, stress, tweak, especially when we’re not supposed to” “Society… it conditions us to continually chase money, power, and a faster, wilder pace of life. Don’t slow down, and God forbid don’t pause, don’t reflect. Keep chasing or you fall behind. Over-schedule, overthink, overwork… this is the mantra. This is supposed to be what progress is. This is supposed to be what success is. Early, we learn to believe that this is absolutely normal, and in due time it becomes an addiction. We can’t sit still for a moment. Just like any addict, sitting still and doing nothing makes us feel unproductive. We feel we’re losing time, so we become agitated.” “Have you ever noticed that all these experiences–thoughts and sensations–are continuous? You’re constantly pulled to mental states and body states, and, most of the time, you’re not aware that you are. You’re automatically in the stories, you believe them, and they urge you to act in a certain way. Which you do. Have you ever noticed that too? Then, next thing you know, you’re entering your trades at the wrong time; you’re exiting at the wrong time; you’re removing your stop-loss; you’re increasing or decreasing your position size… essentially, you’re going against your trading rules. This is a problem because this lack of awareness of your urges is costing you money. Trading is mostly a waiting game where you have to strike only when the time is right. If you want action that happens on your own terms, you’re in the wrong field. As a trader, you simply can’t afford to lack self-awareness.” “The market does not hurry, it moves at its own rhythm, on its own time. And self-awareness helps you cultivate patience and ‘do nothing’ as that happens. This ability to let the market do its thing saves you time and energy. It allows trades to come to you. It puts a stop to the chasing. It embraces the natural order and evolution of things.” - “The Do-Nothing technique is simply about interrupting your impulsive behaviors. It’s cultivating a calm acceptance that things in life can and will often happen in a different order than the one you could be holding in mind. It’s keeping a good attitude while waiting for your pitch. And this all starts with awareness.” Source: https://www.tradingview.com/chart/SPY/bEB4PbaX-The-Art-Of-Do-Nothing-In-Trading/?utm_source=Weekly&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=TradingView+Weekly+174+%28EN%29 Profits from free accurate cryptos signals: https://www.predictmag.com/
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