Tag Archives: DeFi

If Bitcoin Isn’t Money, What Is It?

If Bitcoin Isn’t Money, What Is It?

Cryptoassets will disrupt financial markets, cryptocurrencies will not. Speaking at the Paris Fintech Forum in June, Francois Villeroy de Galhau, the Governor of the Bank of France, said that there is no such thing as a cryptocurrency, only cryptoassets. I understand what he means. Brett Scott, who is always thoughtful about such things, recently made a […]

PancakeSwap Of Polygon? DinoSwap Raises $4.7m From Top DeFi Funds And MATIC Founder

PancakeSwap Of Polygon? DinoSwap Raises $4.7m From Top DeFi Funds And MATIC Founder

DinoSwap, which is positioning to become the next PancakeSwap but on Polygon (MATIC), raised $4.7 million from leading DeFi funds. DeFiance, Hashed, Spartan Group, and DFG are some of the top venture capital funds that invested in DinoSwap ahead of its launch on July 17. Sandeep Nailwal, the co-founder of Polygon, also invested in DinoSwap […]

Ethereum Just Surpassed Bitcoin In A Key Milestone As Major Upgrades Help Spur Its Price Higher

Ethereum Just Surpassed Bitcoin In A Key Milestone As Major Upgrades Help Spur Its Price Higher

Ethereum, the second-largest cryptocurrency after bitcoin, has for the first time overtaken bitcoin by the number of daily active addresses on its network. Ethereum registered just over 750,00 active addresses as of Friday, some 50,000 more than bitcoin, according to crypto analytics company Santiment. Meanwhile, bitcoin’s total number of active addresses has dropped 38% over […]

So Long, Cryptopians – Greet the New Digital Greenback

So Long, Cryptopians – Greet the New Digital Greenback

Movie art for the film ‘The Blob’, 1958. (Photo by Paramount/Getty Images) Getty Images It started … if you’ll pardon the pun … a ‘bit’ over a decade ago, at least in its more popular manifestations – the spread of new talk of a strange new money form. Or was it a payment form, or […]

Decentralized Blockchain Networks Are Getting Ready To Disrupt Talent Markets

Decentralized Blockchain Networks Are Getting Ready To Disrupt Talent Markets

Virtual screen with HR and people network interface. Concept of social connection and modern … [+] technology in business. getty Decentralized networks, Cryptocurrencies, Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs), Blockchain, Bitcoin, Ethereum, DIFINITY, etc., are incessant buzzwords in the media. However, behind the hype, numerous palpable applications are being developed using distributed ledger technologies like blockchain, which are expected to unleash new markets and operating business models; […]

‘Bitcoin Congressman’ Says Federal Reserve Is Failing Its Dual Mandate

‘Bitcoin Congressman’ Says Federal Reserve Is Failing Its Dual Mandate

At the Bitcoin 2021 conference in Miami earlier this month, Congressman Warren Davidson (R-OH) participated in two panels on stage and made himself accessible to the community. Davidson serves as the Ranking Member of the Financial Technology Task Force, where he participated in a hearing on central bank digital currency. In that hearing, Davidson stressed […]

Crypto Bans Will Not Stop Wider Adoption

Crypto Bans Will Not Stop Wider Adoption

Whether or not crypto is banned, or forbidden to be used in certain jurisdictions will only have a very limited impact on the continued expansion of the space. Getty AFP via Getty Images Much has been written about the news out of mainland China where, once again, certain agencies and policymaking bodies have banned and/or […]

Billionaire Bitcoin Investor Mark Cuban Calls For Crypto Regulation After Price Of Radical New Token Suddenly Crashes To Zero

Billionaire Bitcoin Investor Mark Cuban Calls For Crypto Regulation After Price Of Radical New Token Suddenly Crashes To Zero

Mark Cuban, the billionaire investor and owner of the Dallas Mavericks that has begun dabbling in bitcoin and crypto, has called for regulation of burgeoning decentalized finance (DeFi) space. Cuban issued the call to regulators after he put money into an algorithmic stablecoin that collapsed, telling Bloomberg there “should be regulation to define what a […]

Crypto Accounting Is Changing – How Proof Of Reserves Could Improve Crypto Reporting

Crypto Accounting Is Changing – How Proof Of Reserves Could Improve Crypto Reporting

How can crypto custodians, crypto trading exchanges, and (ultimately) crypto banking institutions prove to external parties that reserves are indeed what they say they are? This is a pivotal question that continues to come to the surface, with a potential solution recently put forward; Proof of Reserves (PoR). Getty Getty Images In order for any […]

WP Twitter Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com

We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By agreeing you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy.