How does one invest in cryptocurrencies?
It is not a settled principle that dealing in crypto currencies is investment.
Would it be like investing in other stocks (say Google, Microsoft),
This is not like regular stock trades.
would the investor actually have to install the program on their computer and purchase the cryptocurrency
Depending on crypto currency, you would need to have some kind of small software / vault installed to store the keys.
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There are different exchanges that allow you to buy or sell crypto currencies. These are all virtual market places, some reputed others not much ... there is very poor regulatory framework for these exchanges.
In past such market places have gone down without much recourse.
answered Jan 6 '17 at 5:17
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