Cryptocurrencies set to become 'safe havens' when world economy cools

Cryptocurrencies set to become 'safe havens' when world economy cools

Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum will increasingly be seen as investors' "safe havens" in 2019, an influential tech expert pledged this morning. The comments, from Ian McLeod of Thomas Crown Art, the world's leading tech-art agency, follow growing concerns that the global economy is likely to experience a significant slowdown before the end of 2019. Leading economic indicators tracked by the OECD have weakened since the start of the year and suggest slower expansion over th...

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