Standard Kepler

Common Blockchain Misconceptions – Part 1 of 2

  4/08– 4/14 WEEKLY RECAP Total market cap. decreased to $176bn (a 3.2% decrease), and 7 day trading volume decreased 25.6% for top 100 crypto THOUGHTS OF THE WEEK My colleague and Standard Kepler CEO...

“Bitcoin is Back!” – Is it?

4/01 – 4/07 WEEKLY RECAP Total market cap. reached $182bn (a 25.8% increase), and 7 day trading volume increased 84.6% for top 100 crypto THOUGHTS OF THE WEEK I was told by a good friend who has next to zero...

Scalability “for Dummies”

3/25 – 3/31 WEEKLY RECAP Total market cap. reached $144bn (a 3.0% increase), and 7 day trading volume increased 8.5% for top 100 crypto THOUGHTS OF THE WEEK Scalability refers to a blockchain’s ability to...

Report: Central Bank Digital Currencies

CENTRAL BANK DIGITAL CURRENCIES We have previously identified Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDC) as one of the more promising potential applications of Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT). As is made...

CBDC Part 8: Wholesale Payment Systems

3/4 – 3/10 WEEKLY RECAP Total market cap. reached $135bn (a 4.0% increase), and 7 day trading volume increased 27.2% for top 100 crypto THOUGHTS OF THE WEEK Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) Wholesale...

Common Blockchain Misconceptions – Part 1 of 2

  4/08– 4/14 WEEKLY RECAP Total market cap. decreased to $176bn (a 3.2% decrease), and 7 day trading volume decreased 25.6% for top 100 crypto THOUGHTS OF THE WEEK My colleague and Standard Kepler CEO David Tang...

Scalability “for Dummies”

3/25 – 3/31 WEEKLY RECAP Total market cap. reached $144bn (a 3.0% increase), and 7 day trading volume increased 8.5% for top 100 crypto THOUGHTS OF THE WEEK Scalability refers to a blockchain’s ability to handle large...

CBDC Part 8: Wholesale Payment Systems

3/4 – 3/10 WEEKLY RECAP Total market cap. reached $135bn (a 4.0% increase), and 7 day trading volume increased 27.2% for top 100 crypto THOUGHTS OF THE WEEK Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) Wholesale Payment Systems...

CBDC Part 7: Retail Payment Systems

2/25 – 3/3 WEEKLY RECAP Total market cap. reached $130bn (a 1.6% increase), and 7 day trading volume decreased 14.4% for top 100 crypto THOUGHTS OF THE WEEK Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) driven Retail Payment...

CBDC Part 5: Comparing Corda, Fabric, and Quorum

2/11 – 2/17 WEEKLY RECAP Total market cap. reached $123.4bn (a 0.3% increase), and 7 day trading volume rose 24% for top 100 crypto THOUGHTS OF THE WEEK Several Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) proof-of-concept and...

CBDC Part 3: An Introduction to Hyperledger Fabric

1/28 – 2/3 WEEKLY RECAP Total market cap. reached $114bn (a 4.5% decrease), and 7 day trading volume rose 7% for top 100 crypto WEEK AHEAD 7 Feb: ADA to release roadmap update THOUGHTS OF THE WEEK Hyperledger Fabric is...

2018 Yearly Review Report

2018 YEARLY REVIEW REPORT The rollercoaster. 2018 saw plenty of interesting trends and projects rise and fall. It was the year of EOS, launching after a record breaking US$ 4bn ICO, only to be plagued by vote buying and...

ETCV and ETN Hard Forks

1/8 1. BACKGROUND Ahead of the much-discussed Constantinople hard fork on 16 Jan, there are two other Ethereum (ETH) hard forks drawing the community’s attention. Firstly is the Ethereum Classic Vision (ETCV) hard fork...