Lack of knowledge is no longer an excuse - there's no time like the present for becoming a crypto investor.
What if we told you that one book could contain an entire education in crypto investing topics? Whether you're an uninitiated newbie or an established veteran, this book exists to help you get a profitable start as a new crypto investor. The committed reader will go on an educational journey that starts in the world of conventional finance before crossing the crypto bridge to go deep on crypto assets, decentralized finance, NFTs, and security token offerings.
This book is your one-stop shop on building a deadly working knowledge of the crypto markets and our ideas on how to play them profitably. It's time for the wall of technical smoke and mirrors around crypto to come down, and this book represents an experienced technical team sharing its hard-won knowledge as accessible as possible.
You don't need to be a math genius to invest in crypto successfully. But you do need a strong base of knowledge to work from. This book is your foundation.
"If someone is trying to go deeper into investing and crypto, there is no better person to lead them in that journey than Ian."
- Ben Armstrong (Bitboy Crypto)
"I have been next to Ian since the beginning, and I can say this book emulates the journey from having no understanding of crypto to truly mastering it. Not only do you learn the basics, but this book gives you the ability to be a great investor or trader."
- Ugo Nduaguba (Board member Token Metrics)
"In 2017, I was introduced to crypto investing by Ian Balina, and he changed my life. This book is the bible of crypto investing; Token Metrics is the best crypto firm to help you through this journey."
-Diego Lara (Board member Token Metrics)
Ian is the founder and CEO of Token Metrics, a data analytics platform for crypto that helps investors leverage machine learning to become smarter investors. He has appeared in CNBC, Bloomberg, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Business Insider, and Entrepreneur Magazine for his work in analytics, cryptocurrencies, and entrepreneurship. Ian holds a master's degree in computer engineering and was formerly North American Analytics Evangelist at IBM Watson. He has created a data-driven moneyball-style approach to investing in crypto assets known as Token Metrics. In 2017, Ian used the Token Metrics analytics framework to turn $20,000 into over $5 million by investing in cryptocurrencies. He gained financial freedom while publicly documenting his investments through a free investment spreadsheet. This spreadsheet was accessed by more than one million investors per month, and has now evolved into TokenMetrics.com, one of the most popular crypto investing research platforms. Originally from humble means in Kampala, Uganda, Ian is dedicated to giving back through his philanthropic efforts with Children of Uganda and Black Girls Code.