SA Crypto

SA Crypto

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The SA Crypto podcast brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, as well as weekly market round-ups. Be sure to subscribe, check out website, and follow us on Twitter! www.twitter.com/sacrypto_


📊 Mkt Analysis E43: Raoul Pal on the Show & Graeme Looks Bullish
May 8 • 17 min
We have a BIG announcement to make! We have a huge show we’re launching on Monday 11 May: The Global Crypto Podcast with Luno. In today’s show, we feature one of our guests from that Podcast, Macro Economist Raoul Pal who answers what will happen when…
Interview with Sean Sanders, Co-founder and CEO of Revix
May 6 • 40 min
The “African Blockchain Profiles” is a series whereby we feature a different Blockchain entrepreneur or influencer from the African continent each week. In this episode we interview the CEO and Co-founder of Revix, Sean Seanders. Sean is an accomplished…
📊 Mkt Analysis E42: US Dollar Strength!? Charlie Shrem Talks Institutional
Apr 16 • 14 min
Sponsored by *ALTCOINTRADER*, one of South Africa’s leading crypto exchanges, offering 23 digital assets INCLUDING digital versions of real-world Gold and Silver. Sign up and get their incredible, personalised customer service:…
Chat With VALR CEO Farzam Ehsani After “Blitz-Processing” Announced
Apr 9 • 10 min
This morning VALR announced an automated withdrawal system! They’re calling “Blitz Processing”, and we chatted to their CEO Farzam Ehsani about how it all works. SA Crypto is South Africa’s largest blockchain community & news outlet. Follow us on our…
📊 Mkt Analysis E41: BTC & ETH Make Moves! Cool Off Period?
Apr 7 • 11 min
In this edition, Graeme takes us through his successful bullish trades he saw on the weekend, explains where they went and why, and then takes a look at what could be expected next. The charts we look at are BTC/USD, ETH/USD and the Altcoin market cap…
Binance SA Manager Tanya Knowles Talks With Us About Their ZAR Onramp
Apr 3 • 9 min
Although Tanya was with us three weeks back after Blockchain Africa, we wanted to get some further insights into Binance SA’s operation after the launch of their BTC/ZAR markets this week. Take a listen! - - - - - - - - - - - SA Crypto is South Africa’s…
📊 Mkt Analysis E40 ‘Lockdown Edition’: Traditional Markets Dead-Cat Bounce? Bitcoin Looking Bearish
Mar 27 • 12 min
Sponsored by *HUOBI*, one of the world’s leading crypto exchanges, offering thousands of digital assets, leverage trading, and incredible liquidity . Sign up and get great fees and great service: https://www.huobi.io/en-us/register/?invite_code=dsu35 IN…
📊 Mkt Analysis E39: S&P 500 Heading to Depression? Bitcoin To Decouple?
Mar 20 • 10 min
Sponsored by *HUOBI*, one of the world’s leading crypto exchanges, offering thousands of digital assets, leverage trading, and incredible liquidity . Sign up and get great fees and great service: https://www.huobi.io/en-us/register/?invite_code=dsu35 IN…
Mpho Dagada, Commissioner on 4IR at the RSA Presidency 🇿🇦
Mar 12 • 6 min
We sat down with Mpho Dagada at Blockchain Africa 2020 and discussed how he first came into Bitcoin, and how he thinks blockchain can be best utilised for economic development in South Africa. You can follow Mpho on Twitter here:…
Tanya Knowles, New Country Manager Of Binance South Africa
Mar 12 • 7 min
Binance made the big announcement at Blockchain Africa 2020 that they would be officially launching “Binance South Africa”, with direct ZAR deposits and the trading of 5 ZAR pairs. We sat down with their newly announced Country Manager Tanya Knowles to…
Tone Vays Interview at Blockchain Africa 2020
Mar 11 • 10 min
We caught up with Tone Vays at Blockchain Africa 2020, and chatted to him about his visit to South Africa, his feeling on Cape Town versus Johannesburg, and what he thinks about crypto adoption in South Africa. The interview was recorded before the start…
📊 Mkt Analysis E38: Short-term: Bullish | Mid-term: Bearish | Longterm: Super Bullish!
Mar 5 • 8 min
Sponsored by *BLOCKCHAIN AFRICA CONFERENCE*, Africa’s leading Blockchain conference! Win a ticket with R3000 by tweeting out this video and tagging “@SACrypto_” on Twitter. The top 3 tweets with the most RTs will get a ticket to the conference in Joburg…
📊 Mkt Analysis E37: Bitcoin Looking Promising!
Feb 25 • 9 min
Sponsored by *BYBIT*, one of the world’s leading crypto derivatives exchanges, that won’t randomly drop wicks to liquidate you: http://bit.ly/SACryptoByBitRef IN THIS EDITION! - We see first hand how Graeme reacts when he misses a trade. - We see some…
📊 Mkt Analysis E36: Pull Backs and Consolidation Inside Bigger Bullish Triangle
Feb 21 • 8 min
Sponsored by *HUOBI*, the 7 year old exchange with the 4th highest liquidity in the world and hundreds of altcoins. Trade with leverage here: https://www.huobi.io/en-us/register/?invite_code=dsu35 IN THIS EDITION! Graeme is starting to see a VERY bullish…
Newsletter 48: Barcelona FC Go Crypto ⚽️ VALR & iCE3X With New Listings 🚀 Pomp’s Twitter Account Suspended 🚓
Feb 14 • 5 min
All the news you need to know in Blockchain this week! Sponsored by AltcoinTrader, one of South Africa’s leading cryptocurrency exchanges. - - - - - - - - - - - SA Crypto is South Africa’s largest blockchain community & news outlet. Follow us on our media…
📊 Mkt Analysis E34: Alts Edition!
Feb 4 • 13 min
Sponsored by *ALTCOINTRADER*, one of South Africa’s leading crypto exchanges, offering 23 digital assets INCLUDING digital versions of real-world Gold and Silver. Sign up and get their incredible, personalised customer service:…
Newsletter 47: Tether Launches Gold-Backed Token 💰 VALR List New Coins 🧮 $10,000 In Sight? 🚀
Jan 31 • 7 min
All the news you need to know in Blockchain this week! Sponsored by XAGO, hosting a meetup in Umhlanga, KZN on Wednesday 5 Feb at 6pm. Register for it here: http://bit.ly/durbanxago20 - - - - - - - - - - - SA Crypto is South Africa’s largest blockchain…
Statement from VALR CEO Farzam Ehsani
Jan 31 • 1 min
VALR announced that they will be listing 9 news coins on their platform, including EOS and DAI. Listen to their CEO Farzam Ehsani speak with James Preston about the listing. - - - - - - - - - - - SA Crypto is South Africa’s largest blockchain community &…
📊 Mkt Analysis E33: $10,000 Coming Up! Alts With Potential!
Jan 29 • 8 min
Sponsored by *XAGO*, South Africa’s first dedicated XRP exchange! Join their CEO at Lucky Shaker in Umhlanga for a FREE meetup including drinks & snacks on Wed 5 Feb, 6pm: http://bit.ly/durbanxago20 Sign up for Xago here: http://bit.ly/xagosac IN THIS…
Altcoin Trader, Luno & VALR Comment On News About Nedbank Closing Crypto Accounts
Jan 24 • 5 min
An article was released on Friday 24 January stating that Nedbank are considering closing bank accounts related to cryptocurrencies. These are direct statements from Richard de Sousa, the CEO of AltCoinTrader; Marius Reitz GM for Africa at Luno, and…
📊 Mkt Analysis E32: Where Will Bitcoin Pull Back? Are Alts Getting Started?
Jan 22 • 7 min
Sponsored by *HUOBI*, trade with leverage on one of the world’s Top Ten exchanges, and receive $5 if you sign up with the SA Crypto reference link: http://bit.ly/huobiSAcrypto - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - WHERE WILL THE PULLBACK STOP? Since…
📊 Mkt Analysis E31: The Bull Market Is Back! Here’s Why
Jan 16 • 8 min
Sponsored by *HUOBI*, trade with leverage on one of the world’s Top Ten exchanges, and receive $5 if you sign up with the SA Crypto reference link: http://bit.ly/38QrPn5 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - In our first Market Analysis of 2020, we’re…
Rugby Legend Bryan Habana On Coding, Tech, Entrepreneurship, and Crypto
Jan 14 • 10 min
In the next video of our Africa Tech video series, we interviewed Keynote Speaker Bryan Habana, who took to the stage to share his entrepreneurship journey since retiring from professional rugby. Bryan studied Computer Science before becoming a…
Ray Youssef, Founder & CEO of Paxful, On Entrepreneurship & Why Bitcoin Works
Jan 3 • 13 min
Born in Egypt, Ray Youssef’s family moved out to New York when he was only a toddler. Watching his father closely, he learnt the “art of the hustle”, and stepped into the world of entrepreneurship himself. He partnered with developers on early smartphone…
📊 Mkt Analysis E30: Bitcoin Crash, Will $6000 Support Hold? (Market Analysis)
Dec 18, 2019 • 13 min
Sponsored by *HUOBI*, trade with leverage on one of the world’s Top Ten exchanges, and receive $5 if you sign up with the SA Crypto reference link: http://bit.ly/38QrPn5 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - This week we look at the recent fall…
Newsletter 44: BitClub Founders Arrested 🚔 VALR Hit Key Milestone 🎖 Twitter CEO Building Social On Blockchain? 📲
Dec 13, 2019 • 6 min
It’s this week’s Digest! The SA Crypto podcast brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, as well as weekly market round-ups. Be sure to subscribe, check out website, and follow us on Twitter!…
📊 Mkt Analysis E29: Inverse Head & Shoulders on Bitcoin (Market Analysis)
Nov 29, 2019 • 6 min
Sponsored by *XAGO*, come and join SA’s first exclusive XRP exchange and gateway at their meetup on Thurs 5 December, at The Real Life Rooms in Sunninghill, Joburg. 6 for 6:30pm. Entrance is free, drinks & snacks included. Find out more & register free…
Newsletter 43: FNB Closes Crypto Accounts ⛔️ KaratBars In More Trouble 😬 Bitcoin Drop! 📉
Nov 22, 2019 • 5 min
The SA Crypto Digest is a weekly newsletter that brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, in a short, concise format. This is the audio narration of that newsletter! Subscribe to the newsletter here:…
📊 Mkt Analysis E27: Bitcoin Goes Crazy: 3 Options From Here (Market Analysis)
Oct 28, 2019 • 9 min
After we had just published our analysis, Bitcoin went nuts! The price skyrocketed almost $2000 in a matter of minutes. It has since cooled down to around the $9300 level, but still $1300 up from our previous analysis. So here are the 3 possible…
Newsletter 41: Tour of AltCoin’s Offices 📽 Zuck Defends Libra 🏏 Google’s Quantum Supremacy 🤯
Oct 25, 2019 • 4 min
The SA Crypto Digest is a weekly newsletter that brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, in a short, concise format. This is the audio narration of that newsletter! Subscribe to the newsletter here:…
📊 Mkt Analysis E26: Bitcoin Breaks Down! (Market Analysis)
Oct 25, 2019 • 7 min
Sponsored by *ALTCOINTRADER*, get some of the best fees in the market at: www.altcointrader.co.za Watch our tour of their offices here: https://youtu.be/2nLWq1IN5cs - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - This week we look at how the price broke down on…
Newsletter 40: iCE3X Launch Trading Game 🕹 Wright Goes Wrong 😬 Ex-Google Africa CEO on BTC 🤓
Oct 18, 2019 • 4 min
The SA Crypto Digest is a weekly newsletter that brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, in a short, concise format. This is the audio narration of that newsletter! Subscribe to the newsletter here:…
📊 Mkt Analysis E25: BTC vs S&P500 But Still Bearish
Oct 14, 2019 • 9 min
Sponsored by *AFRICA-TECH*, happening at the CTICC from Tue 12-Thur 14 November 2019. Get free tickets here: http://bit.ly/sacafricatech This week we compare the S&P500 with Bitcoin as part of our “Question of the Week” answer, which was preluded by our…
Newsletter 39: Binance Goes Mafia? 😎 ETH Devcon 5 🤓 VALR Hits R1 Billion 🚀
Oct 11, 2019 • 7 min
The SA Crypto Digest is a weekly newsletter that brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, in a short, concise format. This is the audio narration of that newsletter! Subscribe to the newsletter here:…
📊 Mkt Analysis E24: Things Look Bearish! When Next Bull Run?
Oct 7, 2019 • 9 min
Sponsored by *AFRICA-TECH*, happening at the CTICC from Tue 12-Thur 14 November 2019. Get free tickets here: http://bit.ly/sacafricatech After last week’s short update from the car, we’re back with a clearer overview on why things are looking Bearish! We…
Newsletter 38
Oct 5, 2019 • 4 min
The SA Crypto Digest is a weekly newsletter that brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, in a short, concise format. This is the audio narration of that newsletter! Subscribe to the newsletter here:…
📊 Mkt Analysis E21: Consolidation But 65% Bearish After Springbok Win! (Market Analysis)
Oct 4, 2019 • 3 min
Due to James being in Japan, it’s been tough to get a proper Market Analysis out this week, but here is a short overview of where we stand, recorded during a drive back from the local restaurant where we watched the Springboks beat the Italians in the…
Newsletter 37
Sep 27, 2019 • 4 min
The SA Crypto Digest is a weekly newsletter that brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, in a short, concise format. This is the audio narration of that newsletter! Subscribe to the newsletter here:…
📊 Mkt Analysis E22: $2000 Price Drop In A Matter Of Hours!
Sep 25, 2019 • 5 min
This week’s Market Analysis comes exclusively to Audio, as James is out and about sorting out Japanese travel documents! This week, we look at the move that saw Bitcoin drop $2000 in only a matter of hours, with Graeme outlining what he sees next. To see…
Newsletter 36: LG Now With Blockchain Phone 📲 NBA Star Tokenizes His Contract 🏀 Telegram Blockchain Launch 🚀
Sep 20, 2019 • 11 min
The SA Crypto Digest is a weekly newsletter that brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, in a short, concise format. This is the audio narration of that newsletter! Subscribe to the newsletter here:…
📊 Mkt Analysis E21: Big BTC Move Imminent! Is The Alt Party Getting Started?
Sep 18, 2019 • 9 min
Sponsored by: AltCoinTrader. Visit www.altcointrader.co.za and get high liquidity, and some of the cheapest fees in the market! Bitcoin’s volatility has been very low these last two weeks, so that means a big move is likely. But which way will it be?…
Newsletter 35: Crypto Exchange Wars in SA ⚔️ Samsung Announce Crypto Note 10 📲 Pacquiao’s PAC Coin 🥊
Sep 5, 2019 • 7 min
The SA Crypto Dgest is a weekly newsletter that brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, in a short, concise format. This is the audio narration of that newsletter! Subscribe to the newsletter here:…
Warren Gray of CoinEd and BlockStarters
Sep 4, 2019 • 25 min
Warren Gray is a former Mechanical Engineer who focused on Sustainable Energy (it’s true, he drives a BMW i3) who began mining Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in 2016, and became such a believer in the technology, that he founded a crypto mining…
🦄 Fluffy Pony, Dawie Roodt, & More at BECSA’s Chain Reaction 2.0
Sep 4, 2019 • 9 min
On Thursday 29 August 2019, the Blockchain Entrepreneurs Club of South Africa held their second edition of “Chain Reaction” in Sandton, the economic hub of Africa. It was ironic then that the leading thinkers in the future of finance came together in such…
📊 Mkt Analysis E20: Bounce Off Support, It’s 50/50 Right Now
Sep 4, 2019 • 7 min
Sponsored by: CryptoVault. Get your hardware wallet delivered securely to your door from www.cryptovault.co.za After a significant bounce off the $9500 support level, and now starting to test the next resistance level, we have reason to be a bit more…
📊 Mkt Analysis E19: Bearish Pennant In Low Volatility & “What’s An ICO?” (Market Analysis)
Aug 29, 2019 • 9 min
This week’s episode is proudly sponsored by CryptoFest, happening at the V&A Waterfront, Cape Town on Sat 7 September. Get 15% by entering the code ” #CF19SACrypto ” (include the hashtag!) at checkout. Visit www.cryptofest.co.za to book your tickets,…
Newsletter 34: World Bank On The Blockchain 🏦 US Sanctions 3 Crypto Addresses 🚧 Satoshi Reveal Is “Stupid” 🤦‍♂️
Aug 23, 2019 • 6 min
The SA Crypto Dgest is a weekly newsletter that brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, in a short, concise format. This is the audio narration of that newsletter! Subscribe to the newsletter here:…
Interview with Richard de Sousa (Aug 2019) about CryptoFest, Digital Gold, Bitcoin Maximalism, & Future of Society!
Aug 23, 2019 • 21 min
In this interview with Richard de Sousa, CEO of AltCoinTrader, James asks about their recent launch of Gold and Silver on their platform, and what the response has been like. He also delves into the future of society thanks to the blockchain technology,…
📊 Mkt Analysis E18: BTC Looking Bearish, What’s Your Worst Sh**coin? (Market Analysis)
Aug 20, 2019 • 9 min
Graeme continues to feel pretty bearish when looking at the Bitcoin price, find out why. While this week’s question is: “What’s your worst sh**coin you’re holding since 2017?” Question comes from our Whatsapp “Buy & Sell” group, which you can join by…
📊 Mkt Analysis E17: BTC Spills To The Downside & Best Paper Wallet?
Aug 16, 2019 • 11 min
We’ve seen quite a serious move to the downside in the past week since our last episode, and this week Graeme looks at the next key supports as things are looking precarious. We also answer the question of the week from Henk: “What is the paper wallet,…
Mkt Analysis E16: BTC Price Surge Due To Fed Rate Cut?
Aug 6, 2019 • 8 min
Has the Fed Rate Cut caused this recent Bitcoin price pump? In this edition, Graeme looks at how it was primarily an expected move on the charts (Graeme traded it), and then he answers our “Question of the week” (from our Telegram Trading Group) which was…
Newsletter 31: 12 yr old and the SEC 👶 USA Can’t Ban Bitcoin 🇺🇸 NBA And Blockchain 🏀
Aug 3, 2019 • 6 min
This week’s SA Crypto Digest has all the latest in blockchain news from around the world, as well as a short Market Analysis of what to expect in coming days. Be sure to check out www.sacrypto.co.za for all the latest blockchain news.
Mkt Analysis E15: Lower Highs Are Worrying, But Still Bullish - and will POS Affect ETH Price?
Aug 1, 2019 • 8 min
In our first edition since the beginning of July, we welcome Graeme back from a trip to Europe and Canada! And in the Analysis, Graeme looks at the lower highs on the way down from the recent push to $13,400, but says he is still 60% bullish. Our…
Newsletter 30
Jul 27, 2019 • 3 min
This week’s SA Crypto Digest has all the latest in blockchain news from around the world, as well as a short Market Analysis of what to expect in coming days. Be sure to check out www.sacrypto.co.za for all the latest blockchain news.
Interview with Richard Lane, co-founder of Aquarius Exchange
Jul 22, 2019 • 10 min
James heard about a new exchange claiming to perform at a much better level than a lot of the popular cryptocurrency exchanges on the market today, Aquarius exchange. Founded by institutional traders from the options markets in London and Chicago, and…
Newsletter 29: Crypto Causes US Congress to Swear 🙊 Wozniak In Malta 🍏 Israelis Sue Facebook For $500 billion 😳
Jul 19, 2019 • 8 min
This week’s SA Crypto Digest has all the latest in blockchain news from around the world, as well as a short Market Analysis of what to expect in coming days. Be sure to check out www.sacrypto.co.za for all the latest blockchain news.
Episode 28
Jul 13, 2019 • 3 min
This week’s Newsletter narrated for you! Check us out at www.sacrypto.co.za for more!
Mkt Analysis E14: Trade With Caution + Where Is Top Of Next Bubble?
Jul 4, 2019 • 7 min
In this edition, we look at the increased volatility on the Bitcoin market, and how lower lows and lower highs indicate that caution is needed in the coming days. We also answer our first “Question of the Week”, which is “Where do you see the top of the…
Newsletter 27: Why Is Bitcoin Booming? 🚀 Litecoin Launches Debit Card 💳 QuadrigaX Margin-Traded User Funds 🤢
Jun 27, 2019 • 7 min
This week’s Newsletter narrated for you! Check us out at www.sacrypto.co.za for more!
Mkt Analysis E12: Fibonacci Levels Show Key Resistances In Latest BTC Move 🚀
Jun 26, 2019 • 7 min
The Fibonacci retracement levels are proving to be dead on in this reversal on the Bitcoin price. As it moves parabolically and blasts through previous levels of resistance, the price consolidates for a few moments (barely hours!) before gearing up for…
🚀 $10,000 broken! Short analysis by Graeme Tennant recorded just before we broke through
Jun 22, 2019 • 3 min
In this short episode of Market Analysis, Graeme gave us a Voice Note on Friday afternoon, 21 June. Only a few hours later, the price broke through $10,000! Things are looking very bullish now. To see Graeme’s relating charts, look here:…
Newsletter 26: New Market Analysis 📊 Facebook Enlists Uber 🚙 Binance Banned In US 🇺🇸
Jun 15, 2019 • 7 min
In this week’s Newsletter, we look at Facebook enlisting Uber, PayPal & VISA to fund their Libra Coin. Binance blocks USA users, and VALR launch ZAR trading. Be sure to subscribe to Africa’s leading blockchain industry newsletter right here, and receive…
Market Analysis E12: Bitcoin Looking For Another Move Up? Or Bearish Ascending Wedge?
Jun 14, 2019 • 13 min
In Episode 12 of Market Analysis, Graeme looks at more overall bullish signs on the Bitcoin chart, but it also weary of a potential ascending wedge which often results in a spill to the downside. We also analyse the BTC market dominance, which has dipped…
Interviews at Binance Meetup Johannesburg - 06 June 2019
Jun 7, 2019 • 16 min
Binance held its first community meetup in South Africa on Thursday evening, 06 June. Hosted by “Binance Angels”, it was held at the Impact Hub in Rosebank, and produced quite a turn out! After the meetup, James got out on the floor and spoke to some of…
Newsletter 26
Jun 7, 2019 • 4 min
The SA Crypto Digest brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, as well as weekly market round-ups. Be sure to subscribe to Africa’s best Blockchain newsletter right here: https://mailchi.mp/5e039cf5af22/sacrypto…
Newsletter 25
May 31, 2019 • 3 min
The SA Crypto Digest brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, as well as weekly market round-ups. Be sure to subscribe to Africa’s best Blockchain newsletter right here: https://mailchi.mp/5e039cf5af22/sacrypto…
Newsletter 24
May 23, 2019 • 3 min
The SA Crypto Digest brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, as well as weekly market round-ups. Be sure to subscribe to Africa’s best Blockchain newsletter right here: https://mailchi.mp/5e039cf5af22/sacrypto…
Helghardt Avenant, CEO of Stellar-backed REHIVE #BAC19
May 21, 2019 • 18 min
Helghardt Avenant is an incredible young man. Helghardt started his Tech journey as an Industrial Engineering student at the University of Stellenbosch, where he began experimenting with Bitcoin wallet designs. This led him to pitching his product to VCs…
BTC Holding, ETH, BNB & XLM Analysis: Market Analysis E11
May 21, 2019 • 8 min
In Episode 11 of Market Analysis, we look at why Graeme didn’t buy BTC at $8000 (it bounced off resistance hard), and then look at the bullish charts of Ether (ETH) and Stellar Lumens (XLM) - as well as a look at Binance Coin (BNB), despite it not looking…
Newsletter 22: SARB & a Crypto “Rand”? 🏦 Cryptopia Closing 🚧 Satoshi Still Not Found 🤷‍♂️
May 18, 2019 • 6 min
The SA Crypto Digest brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, as well as weekly market round-ups. Be sure to subscribe to Africa’s best Blockchain newsletter right here: https://mailchi.mp/5e039cf5af22/sacrypto…
Newsletter 21: The Binance Hack | Spotting A Bull | The Facebook Coin
May 10, 2019 • 1 min
The Binance Hack This week’s world-shaking news, of course, centres around the Binance Hack. 7070 BTC was withdrawn, amounting to more than $40 million during a complex hack that involved stealing 2-factor authentication codes and API keys. During a live…
Newsletter 20: Land-Rover and Crypto 🚐 Square Announce Bitcoin Earnings 💰 Singapore & Canada Make Crypto Payment 🇨🇦🇸🇬
May 2, 2019 • 8 min
The SA Crypto Digest brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, as well as weekly market round-ups. Be sure to subscribe to Africa’s best Blockchain newsletter right here: https://mailchi.mp/5e039cf5af22/sacrypto…
The Bottom Could Be In: Market Analysis E09
May 1, 2019 • 11 min
The bottom looks like it could be in! In this episode, SA Crypto’s Financial Analyst Graeme Tennant shows us a classic “bottoming pattern” on the Bitcoin chart, and while still remaining cautious, believes we could be in for bullish times ahead. Follow…
Interview with CEO of Linum Labs about ETHCapeTown
May 1, 2019 • 12 min
Linum Labs were recently involved in hosting “ETHCapeTown”, the first ETHGlobal hackathon on the African continent. We spoke with the co-founder and Chief Ecosystem Officer of Linum Labs about what went down. Linum Labs are a software development company…
Newsletter 19: Nike try trademark “Cryptokicks”, NY AG comes after Bitfinex, Samsung build a Blockchain!
Apr 26, 2019 • 4 min
Here is this week’s regular roundup of Blockchain News. Our email newsletter narrated, for those who don’t have time to read! Also, we’re now on Instagram! https://instagram.com/SACryptoZA Twitter: https://twitter.com/SACrypto_ Graeme on Twitter:…
Blockchain Newsletter Issue 18: Bitcoin SV Delistings, AltCoinTrader Speak Out, Shrem Case Over…
Apr 18, 2019 • 8 min
Welcome to our new, regular roundup of Blockchain News. Our email newsletter narrated, for those who don’t have time to read! This episode is proudly sponsored by Blockchain Academy, get trained in Blockchain & Cryptocurrency here:…
Interview with Matthew Arnett: “Tokenizing sunken treasure!” - #BAC19
Apr 18, 2019 • 13 min
Matthew Arnett is a remarkable individual, with a history and CV mirroring that of some of the world’s leading tech entrepreneurs. A leading student from the Bahamas, he joined the Tsinghua-MIT MBA program in China where he was one of their top students.…
AltCoinTrader Hacked: Follow Up Interview With CEO Richard de Sousa
Apr 16, 2019 • 27 min
In the early hours of Friday 12 April, one of South Africa’s leading exchanges, AltCoinTrader, was under attack by hackers. We published a story as it broke on our website here: https://sacrypto.co.za/breaking-altcointrader-wards-off-hackers/ But we…
Blockchain Newsletter Issue 17: AltcoinTrader Security Issue, Coinbase VISA Card, China To Ban Mining, & More
Apr 12, 2019 • 9 min
Welcome to our new, regular roundup of Blockchain News. Our email newsletter narrated, for those who don’t have time to read! This episode is proudly sponsored by Blockchain Academy, get trained in Blockchain & Cryptocurrency here:…
Interview with JP Fabri, Former Economic Advisor to Malta’s Government - #BAC19
Apr 12, 2019 • 12 min
JP Fabri is the current Managing Director of ARQ Group, a consulting firm in Malta. But his expertise includes working as an economist in the private cabinet of the Maltese government, as well as consulting economist to 9 different governments around the…
Botswana’s “Bitcoin Lady”, talks about Bitcoin in Africa - #BAC19
Apr 11, 2019 • 21 min
Alakanani Itireleng is a remarkable woman. Her son fell ill a few years ago, and on a teacher’s salary, getting adequate treatment was immensely difficult. She began experimenting with the world’s first borderless digital currency: Bitcoin, in order to…
Blockchain Newsletter Issue 16: Price Pump, SAP Signs First Blockchain Client, EU Launch Blockchain Body
Apr 4, 2019 • 7 min
Welcome to our new, regular roundup of Blockchain News. Our email newsletter narrated, for those who don’t have time to read! This episode is proudly sponsored by Blockchain Academy, get trained in Blockchain & Cryptocurrency here:…
Time to Get Bullish? SA Crypto Market Analysis E07
Apr 2, 2019 • 8 min
Only 2 days after our last Market Analysis, where Graeme outlined an Ascending Triangle formation, the Bitcoin price jumped 20% in a single hour. So here is a follow up on where we stand, and whether we are now in bullish territory! Follow Graeme, and SA…
Market Analysis E06: Ascending triangle forming? (29 Mar ‘19)
Mar 29, 2019 • 9 min
This week’s Market Analysis explores the similarities between the descending triangle of 2018 and a newly forming ascending triangle - but Graeme still says that while this is slightly promising, his bias is still bearish. Give this a watch to find out…
Blockchain Newsletter Issue 15: New Ethereum? Apple Does Blockchain, SEC And Ethereum, etc.
Mar 20, 2019 • 10 min
Welcome to our new, regular roundup of Blockchain News. Our email newsletter narrated, for those who don’t have time to read! This episode is proudly sponsored by Blockchain Academy, get trained in Blockchain & Cryptocurrency here:…
Interview with Farzam Ehsani, CEO of VALR: How he got to where he is now - #BAC19
Mar 19, 2019 • 11 min
Farzam Ehsani is the co-founder and CEO of VALR, an exciting new cryptocurrency exchange for South Africans, whereby they can trade and invest in over 50 cryptocurrencies. In this interview, Farzam takes us through his journey to blockchain, and what he…
Interview with Beverley Schäfer, Minister of Economic Opportunities in Western Cape - #BAC19
Mar 15, 2019 • 8 min
Beverley Schäfer is the Minister of Economic Opportunities, Tourism & Agriculture in the Western Cape Province, and she was invited to speak at Blockchain Africa 2019, Africa’s leading conference for the Blockchain and DLT industry. Minister Schäfer is…
Interview with Premier Helen Zille - #BAC19
Mar 15, 2019 • 5 min
While at Blockchain Africa 2019, James Preston caught up with Premier Helen Zille. In her keynote address at the Cape Town conference, Premier Zille outlined the remarkable innovation that Blockchain is, and its opportunity to eradicate corruption and…
Interview with Richard de Sousa, Founder of AltcoinTrader - #BAC19
Mar 14, 2019 • 7 min
The 7th interview from Blockchain Africa 2019 (#BAC19) was with founder and CEO of one of SA’s oldest crypto exchanges, Richard de Sousa. Altcoin Trader was one of the first exchanges on the African continent to offer direct purchasing and trading of…
Interview with Eugéne Etsebeth, COO of ICE3x: An update on how the industry is treating him
Feb 25, 2019 • 36 min
James caught up with the new COO of ICE3x crypto exchange over skype to find out what they’re up to. Eugéne Etsebeth is a significant influencer in the South African crypto space, having been a technologist at the South African Reserve Bank, and writing…
Blockchain Newsletter Issue 13: Elon Musk Talks Bitcoin, Shift Shuts Down, & More
Feb 20, 2019 • 11 min
We are now introducing our weekly Blockchain Newsletter as a podcast to allow for those who don’t get a chance to read it to listen instead. This episode is proudly sponsored by Blockchain African 2019, you can get your tickets at:…
Market Analysis E04 - Where Do We Stand Now? (16 Feb ‘19)
Feb 16, 2019 • 15 min
THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BLOCKCHAIN AFRICA 2019. Get your tickets to the Jo’burg conference, 28 Feb-1 March, here: http://blockchainafrica.co/blockchain-africa-conference-johannesburg/#Tickets Get tickets to the Cape Town conference on 6 March here:…
Price Update, Financial Analyst & Blockchain Africa. Market Roundup: 01 Feb 2019
Feb 1, 2019 • 11 min
SA Crypto is back in 2019! Looking at the price action over the last month, and analysing what is possible in the coming weeks, along with how some of the altcoins are looking as well. We also touch on the upcoming Blockchain Africa conference happening…
6 December: Market Analysis E03: Consolidation?
Dec 6, 2018 • 8 min
We’re back, looking at the health of the market, primarily the Bitcoin price, after what seems to be a bit of consolidation. Don’t forget to follow Graeme, and SA Crypto, on Twitter and Facebook. And subscribe to Africa’s leading blockchain industry…
Interview with Tim Lea, author of “Blockchain: Down The Rabbit Hole”
Nov 22, 2018 • 22 min
Tim Lea is one of the leading blockchain entrepreneurs in Sydney, Australia. Originally from London where he was an economist at HSBC bank and an investor in tech startups in the late 90’s, Tim is now an investor and advisor in blockchain. He is most…
Market Analysis Ep 02 - Where Is The Bottom?
Nov 20, 2018 • 11 min
The price just keeps on dropping and people want to know “where is the bottom!?” So James has a chat with SA Crypto’s Financial Analyst and asks him about what to do from here, and where could the bottom possibly be? Don’t forget to subscribe to our…
Market Analysis Episode 01: Support Broken!
Nov 16, 2018 • 17 min
SA Crypto brings you one of South Africa’s leading market analysts with extensive experience in the cryptoasset landscape. In this inaugural episode of the fortnightly Market Analysis, Graeme Tennant sits with James and explains the significance of the…
Interview with Luno’s Head of SA & Africa Expansion
Nov 9, 2018 • 18 min
Africa’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, Luno, recently released the results of an independent survey across 10 different countries to see the state of digital asset knowledge and adoption. SA Crypto was at the media release of these results, and James…
Market Update 02 Nov ‘18 - BTC Whitepaper voice notes, market analysis, Blockchain headlines
Nov 2, 2018 • 19 min
👆🎙 This week’s Market Roundup was recorded & produced between King Shaka & Joburg airports, and it features… 🗞 Short headlines on price action. 🗞 Voice notes from some of the team about how they got into crypto. 🗞 Analysis from SA Crypto’s financial…
Weekly Crypto Market Roundup - 28 Oct ‘18
Oct 28, 2018 • 7 min
The SA Crypto podcast brings you news from Crypto industry experts in South Africa and around the world, as well as weekly market round-ups.
Did we break to the downside? Weekly Crypto Market Roundup - 12 Oct ‘18
Oct 12, 2018 • 5 min
After a $300 Bitcoin selloff on Thursday morning, we’re down 7.45% across the board in the cryptoasset markets. We ask our Financial Analyst, Graeme Tennant, if we’ve finally “broken to the downside”; while taking a snapshot across the markets for the…
Weekly Crypto Market Roundup - 05 Oct ‘18
Oct 5, 2018 • 6 min
This week we see that 61% of the Top 100 are down, we analyze the CMC16 (16 coins above $1 billion), and we hear from the Prime Minister of Malta! Be sure to subscribe to the SA Crypto newsletter as well, a weekly roundup of all blockchain news from South…
Interview with Eugéne Etsebeth, formerly of SARB, fintech specialist, now COO at ICE3x
Oct 5, 2018 • 17 min
James had an opportunity to sit down with Eugéne Etsebeth, who is one of the thought leaders of digital assets on the African continent. Having done some incredible work at the South African Reserve Bank, and operating in fintech throughout the many years…
Weekly Crypto Market Roundup - 28 Sept
Sep 28, 2018 • 5 min
This week we look at Ether regaining its position as the number 1 altcoin (ie. number 2 behind Bitcoin), how shortlived the XRP flippening really was, and just how thin the ice is for the current Bitcoin support zone.
SA Crypto - Weekly Market Roundup - 21 Sept
Sep 22, 2018 • 6 min
In this week’s market roundup, we talk about XRP flippening ETH (albeit at time of recording - has changed since publishing) and we look at which cryptoassets gained the most in this short but exciting rally.
$1000 in 12 hours? WTF Happened?
Sep 6, 2018 • 10 min
Our Technical Analyst Graeme Tennant Gives Us His Thoughts
Tech Talk 01: 22Seven Budgeting App & Samsung S10e
Sep 3, 2018 • 8 min
In this edition of Tech Talk, we look at App of the Week: 22Seven. A budgeting app with an incredible User Interface, and incredibly intuitive AI that will pick up your spending habits, and help you create a working budget! We also answer the question of…
Interview with Ethereum Developer Jevon Coffin-Grey
Aug 31, 2018 • 53 min
We chatted to local Ethereum developer Jevon Coffin-Grey who gives into some insight into the world of Ethereum Development
Inteviews at BECSA Durban 30 August
Aug 31, 2018 • 21 min
We interviewed some of the Blockchain thought leaders at the BECSA event in Durban on the 30th August. We also give some details about new exciting website launch
SA Crypto Weekly Round Up - 24 August
Aug 28, 2018 • 7 min
Join us as we take a a look at this weeks Crypto News & Market Round up.
SA Crypto Weekly Round Up - 17 August
Aug 17, 2018 • 4 min
Join us as we take a a look at this weeks Crypto News & Market Round up.
SA Crypto Weekly Round Up - 3 August
Aug 3, 2018 • 7 min
Join us on our first weekly roundup podcast where we take a a look at some of the latest news in Crypto and whats in store over the next couple of days.