By Gaurav S. Iyer, IFC Published : December 20, 2017
Are Investors Leaving ETH?
There is no question that Ethereum is the second-biggest and second-most famous cryptocurrency in the world. It is fast becoming a household name. And yet, despite its surge in popularity, some investors are still asking: Will Ethereum crash in 2018?
Sorry, but the answer isn’t what you might think. I mean, yes, Ethereum prices might crash within the next year. But that is no guarantee they will stay down for good.
In fact, everything we know about cryptocurrencies suggests that a “bust” will be followed by an even bigger “boom.”
Don’t take my word for it, though. Look at the data instead.
In the past year, Ethereum prices have advanced 8,832%. Was it a smooth ride? Absolutely not. There were two full-scale crashes in which ETH prices fell more than 45%.
The first crash took place in the summertime. Ethereum lost 68% of its value in…