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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...

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...

CBDC Part 6: What is Money?

2/18 – 2/24 WEEKLY RECAP Total market cap. reached $128bn (a 3.4% increase), and 7 day trading volume rose 29.5% for top 100 crypto THOUGHTS OF THE WEEK The term crypto-currencies implies similarities with...

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...

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 evident in...

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...

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...

51% Attack on ETC Should Trigger Death of PoW Chains

1/7– 1/13 WEEKLY RECAP Total market cap. reached $122bn (a 6.9% decrease), and 7 day trading volume surged 6.4% for top 100 crypto WEEK AHEAD 16 Jan: ETH Constantinople hard fork 16 Jan: Cboe XBT expiration date for BTC...

Five Trends to Keep an Eye on in 2019

12/31– 1/6 WEEKLY RECAP Total market cap. reached $131bn (a 1.6% increase), and 7 day trading volume slumped 7.1% for top 100 crypto WEEK AHEAD 7 Jan: Trade talks b/w China and U.S. in Beijing 11-12 Jan: ETCV and ETN...