Cryptocurrency markets are volatile and people can make a lot of money from the up and down price variances. When digital assets touched all-time highs this past December, a great majority of digital currencies lost more than 70 percent of their value. Now some traders were able to call the top, while others ‘hodled’ in hopes of better prices in the future, and then some traders shorted the markets all the way to the bottom. There are a few exchanges that offer leveraged BTC/USD futures contracts and other margin positions that allow traders to make decent profits even when markets are extremely bearish.
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