· In 2017, cryptocurrencies grabbed a lot of headlines for numerous reasons. Regardless of how they fare in the future, students are required to write a n essay on the merits and shortcomings of cryptocurrencies . · Key contextual elements should include different cryptocurrencies , financial data and statistics . · General instructions: o Discuss the role of cryptocurrencies in international financial markets . o Discuss the merits and shortcomings of cryptocurrencies . o Use examples to illustrate statements in addition to comparing and contrasting to traditional financial markets. o Discuss your view and reasoning on the future of cryptocurrencies. · Title page, writt en body , along with a bibliography of any written references, images, or diagrams used (if applicable). NOTE: Formal Written Reports must include a Title Page, Table of Contents, and Appendix if needed .