Understanding the etymology of a word often enables us to better understand or appreciate its use in contemporary speech. For example, the word “crypto” is derived from the Greek word “krypto,” which describes something that is hidden or concealed.[i]

For many months now, cryptocurrency – “crypto” for short – has received a lot of attention in the media,[ii] none of it favorable. Indeed, many of the stars in the crypto firmament have recently burnt out and fallen,[iii] and others are certain to follow.[iv]Continue Reading Tax Losses Realized During the Crypto Winter