Sterling Savvy

Connor Sephton, journalist at Sterling Savvy


Connor Sephton

Connor Sephton is a journalist based in London. Over his 10-year career, he’s worked as a reporter, editor, and newsreader for Metro, Sky News, and the BBC. 

He has specialised in crypto news since 2018, writing for publications such as CoinMarketCap, Decrypt, Blockworks, and Cointelegraph.



Latest articles by Connor Sephton:

Why is inflation taking so long to come down?

Inflation in the UK has cooled considerably since 2022, when it hit double-digit highs of 11.1%. The latest consumer price index reading for January came in at 4% – and while this is better than … Read more

Will the S&P 500 keep rising?

The S&P 500 is on a tear right now. It’s a flagship index tracking the 500 biggest publicly traded companies on the US markets – and has risen by 22% over the past year. That’s … Read more

What will the election mean for your money?

The UK is in an election year – with feverish speculation that Britons will be heading to the polls in November. Although inflation has been cooling down, the cost-of-living crisis remains front and centre in … Read more

Bitcoin ETFs: Can you invest in the UK? What are they?

Where Bitcoin goes, mayhem always follows – and the debut of exchange-traded funds based on the cryptocurrency’s spot price was no exception. In a will-they-or-won’t-they saga that lasted for years, the US Securities and Exchange … Read more

6 budgeting tips for 2024

As 2024 begins, one of your New Year’s resolutions may involve getting on top of your finances. Here, we break down the do’s and don’ts of budgeting. DO start a spreadsheet First, it’s crucial to … Read more

4 things to know before investing in crypto

The world of crypto can be incredibly intimidating for newcomers. What on earth is a blockchain? What’s the difference between major coins? And how am I meant to keep my funds safe? Here, let’s take … Read more

5 common trading mistakes every new trader makes

Gaining exposure to the stock market can have an invaluable role when you are planning for a secure financial future. However, newcomers are prone to making a few costly mistakes while getting to grips with … Read more

Is crypto here to stay?

The Economist recently compared the crypto sector to a cockroach — arguing both are “indestructible” and impossible to eradicate. And with every price plunge and multimillion-pound hack, some media outlets have little hesitation in declaring … Read more

When will interest rates go down in the UK?

From Wall Street, all the way to the City of London, there’s one issue that traders are fixated on: when will interest rates start falling again? The Bank of England’s base rate dramatically surged as … Read more

3 reasons why 2024 could be a huge year for Bitcoin

Bitcoin has had an incredible 2023. Since January, the world’s biggest cryptocurrency has rallied from $16,500 to $42,800. This surge of 160% easily makes it one of the year’s best-performing assets. Bitcoin’s price remains about … Read more