Quarterly Market Insights: Third Quarter, 2017

By Portfolio Management Team, MB Financial Bank

Bitcoins, Blockchain & Bubbles

As of the end of September, bitcoin prices have surged a mind-bending 338% after a 120% run in 2016. Are bitcoin and other digital currencies in a nasty bubble? 

This issue of Quarterly Market Insights provides:   

  • An overview of the rise of digital currencies, most notably, bitcoin
  • Viewpoints from proponents and detractors of bitcoin 
  • A recap of the successful, yet staggeringly volatile, year for bitcoin
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