Welcome to The Realistic Trader Crypto Glossary!
This resource is designed to provide definitions and explanations of common terms and acronyms used in the world of cryptocurrency. Whether you’re new to the industry or a seasoned trader, having a clear understanding of these terms will help you navigate the exciting and rapidly evolving world of crypto.
We would like to extend our gratitude to Harry Harrigan, our Head Avenger, for his hard work in compiling this comprehensive glossary. Harry’s expertise and passion for the crypto industry has made this resource possible, and we are grateful for his contribution.
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The highest price ever achieved
ATL | All Time Low
APR | Annual Percentage Rate
When prices of assets in a market fall by 20% or more from recent highs, it is called a bear market. As a result, investor confidence is low, and the economy and market turn pessimistic
Black Swan Event
A temporary recovery in prices after a prolonged decrease, before further falling.
A death cross is a bearish technical trading indicator that occurs when the 50-day moving average falls below the 200-day moving average, indicating a big sell-off.
Transactions that are recorded on the blockchain itself and shared with all of the participants are done on-chain.