Market Views and Research


Cardano Stake Pool (LSS)

Posted on 18th Aug 2020 by the LSS team
#cardano #stakepool #ADA #LSS #longshortsignal #crypto #cryptocurrencies

LongShortSignal is pleased to announce the launching of our very own Cardano stake pool, listed under the ticker LSS. Despite having our own stake pool related page, I wanted to use this view post to detail some of the systems we have implemented to ensure maximum performance and ROS (return of stake).... Read More

Quick crypto market thoughts (8 March 2021)

Posted on 8th Mar 2021 by the LSS team
#markets #crypto

In our quick crypto market thoughts we provide quick insights on the current state of crypto markets. These come out irregularly and go into macro trends, price action and individual cryptocurrencies. Today we share some brief views on the state of traditional markets and how that might impact crypto, as well as views for crypto specifically over the weeks ahead.... Read More

PREMIUM - The three inputs to crypto portfolio construction

Posted on 13th Mar 2021 by the LSS team
#crypto #portfolio construction

Here at LSS we run three dare I say fairly successful model portfolios, all of which have shown excellent returns and a Sharpe that easily beat the market and almost everything in it. And while crypto portfolio construction is obviously not the same as in traditional finance, there is some overlap. In this brief article I’d like to highlight the three inputs that make our modelportfolio tick.... Read More

PREMIUM - Base layer tech vs. smart contracts

Posted on 17th Mar 2021 by the LSS team
#crypto #fundamentals

Part of the second half of last year was a great time for DeFi as everything from Uniswap to YFI, ChainLink, DAI, AAVE, Sushiswap, Harvest Finance etcetera exploded in value. Since then the narrative in the crypto “industry” by the big talking heads like Mike Novogratz and the Twitter crowd has been that DeFi was here to take over, and that crypto had finally found its use case. It logically followed from that, that cryptocurrencies that came up during the ICO boom in 2017 were now practically obsolete and the new and shiny Ethereum DeFi coins as well as platforms enabling them like Polkadot, Binance Smart Chain and potentially Solana and co were taking over. Exit Cardano, Stellar, ICON, etc. right?... Read More