Tag: investment

Oct 23 2020

Why DeFi Is Going to Fail: Solution and Consequences

We hear about Decentralized Finance (DeFi) and its tokens here and there. Everybody says that DeFi is a new level of cryptocurrencies: the DeFi platforms are opened, transparent, and self-custodial. They give us an opportunity to become rich very fast and not be in charge of the consequences. What possibly can go wrong? Some experts think that the prosperous era of DeFi is...

Oct 20 2020

Polymarket Raises $4 Million for Crypto Prediction Market

Polymarket has raised $4 million to expand its Ethereum-based prediction market platform, according to a press release. Funds Will Expand Polymarket The company's latest funding round brought in money from VC firms, including Polychain...

Oct 16 2020

What You Need to Know About the DOJ’s Cryptocurrency Enforcement Framework

Oct 16 2020 Published at Unchained Podcast under tags  2020 bitcoin bitmex blockchain cftc

Jessie Liu, partner at Skadden and the former US attorney for the District of Columbia, headed up the team that has prosecuted what some believe is the greatest number of cryptocurrency crimes worldwide — Welcome to Video, Dark Scandals, Helix, North Korea, Hamas/Al Qaeda and ISIS. In this episode, she discusses: how she came to create a Threat...

Bitcoin 🐳🚀📈?

Oct 16 2020 Published at Unchained Podcast under tags  bitcoin abc bitmex blockchain btc cftc

\+ CFTC Chair Gushes About ETH This week, another big institutional player invested an eye-opening sum in Bitcoin, while BTC's overall bullish trend shows no signs of slowing down. CFTC Chairman Heath Tarbert praised Ethereum while dancing around whether ETH or the greater DeFi landscape should be labeled securities or commodities. We also have a roundup of the latest...

Oct 13 2020

SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce on BitMEX, DeFi and a Token Safe Harbor

Hester Peirce, AKA “Crypto Mom,” was just confirmed to a second term as SEC Commissioner of the Securities Exchange Commission in August. In this episode, she talks about: the reasons for her dissent in the Unikrn Settlement and what she believes would have been a proper penalty...

What Is PlatinumCoin?

Most people think of gold and silver when considering precious metals to buy. The yellow and silver metals are prized for their beauty, rarity, and usefulness in manufacturing and industrial processes. Gold and silver bullion are recognized anywhere in the world and are very liquid. However, other precious metals make lucrative investments. Platinum is thirty […] The post What...

Oct 07 2020

Seven Interesting Facts About Cryptocurrency

Oct 07 2020 Published at Coindoo under tags  bitcoin blockchain cryptocurrency ethereum ico

If you’re new to cryptocurrency, don’t worry because the concept of buying or selling goods and services through this payment method is simpler than you think. Cryptocurrency is a coin or token system that you trade in exchange for that good or service. In these days of virtual theft and even identity theft, using bitcoin […] The post Seven Interesting Facts...

Oct 02 2020

Up to 10 Years in Prison

And the third-largest exchange hack in crypto history This hectic news week in crypto began with the third-largest hack ever of a crypto exchange. The hacker or hackers who attacked Kucoin made out with $280 million, with around $130 million of that so far frozen in new contracts and hard forks. Then, YFI founder Andre Cronje teased a new project on Twitter, and...

Coinbase in Turmoil: Why Employees Walked Out

Oct 02 2020 Published at Unchained Podcast under tags  2020 bitcoin bitmex blockchain coinbase

Frank Chaparro, director of news at The Block, discusses a controversial blog post by Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong about how the company intends to take an apolitical stance, the pushback it received afterward, and the company's offer of generous exit packages for employees who disagree: why CEO Brian Armstrong wrote the blog post stating...

Oct 01 2020

Retail Investments in Crypto

With national banks printing and influxing piles of cash into economies with huge stimulus packages, people are beginning to doubt the monetary value of the US dollar which is currently the primary global reserve currency. Furthermore, increasing social and political tensions along with the economic downturn are creating conditions for possible hyperinflation of currencies. This situation pushed many investors to trim their positions...

Sep 25 2020

Why NFTs Are Attracting Everyday People to Crypto

Jake Brukhman, cofounder and CEO of CoinFund, explains why people are excited about non-fungible tokens, how they can be used, and what new behaviors and businesses they might enable. He discusses: what a NFT or non-fungible token is how they can be "liquid...

Why $UNI Could Be a Security

\+ Jack Dorsey will speak -- on Bitcoin? This week, there were a number of signs that the regulatory questions about crypto are slowly getting resolved. First, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency gave federally chartered banks the authority to hold reserves for fiat-backed stablecoins such as USDC and Tether. And then, two new bills in Congress proposed to make token...

Sep 24 2020

Analyst: We Are Still Very Early in DeFi Market Investment

Sep 24 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  defi defi markets defi news investment

Decentralized finance and crypto markets may have slumped this week, but zooming out to look at the bigger picture suggests that we are still at very early stages of investment. Crypto...

Sep 21 2020

How to Build a Long Term Cryptocurrency Portfolio

Long term crypto investment might be a good strategy for increasing the initial capital. There are over 5,000 crypto assets on the market that can potentially make you rich. Every experienced investor knows the investment essentials: portfolio diversification, long and short-term instruments, constant market research, etc. But how can a crypto novice build a long term cryptocurrency portfolio? Changelly has gathered the basics...

Sep 15 2020

Andre Cronje of Yearn Finance on YFI and the Fair Launch: ‘I’m Lazy’

Sep 15 2020 Published at Unchained Podcast under tags  2020 amm balancer blockchain chainlink

Andre Cronje, the developer of yearn.finance, talks about all things DeFi and the past, present, and future of yEarn. In this episode, he discusses: what Yearn Finance is, and what led him to develop it and eventually open it to the...

Sep 11 2020

How SushiSwap Proved That Liquidity Is Not a Moat

Sep 11 2020 Published at Unchained Podcast under tags  2020 amm bitcoin blockchain crypto

0xMaki, a cofounder of SushiSwap explains how and why he got involved in this project forked from SushiSwap, why he thinks his view of decentralization differs from that of many centralized teams that being such projects, and what the benefits of the SushiSwap vampire mining scheme have been. He discusses: how and why he got involved in...

Sep 08 2020

Olaf Carlson-Wee: ‘If There Is a Money-Losing Exploit, the Money Is Gone’

Sep 08 2020 Published at Unchained Podcast under tags  2020 bitcoin blockchain compound cosmos

Olaf Carlson-Wee, the founder and CEO of Polychain Capital, goes deep into yield farming, fair launches and how decentralization will upend the traditional notion of the corporation. In this episode, he talks about: when it makes sense for a team to introduce a liquidity mining scheme, and when it doesn't...

Sep 04 2020

SushiSwap Takes On Uniswap: Which Should Win and Why?

Nadav Hollander, cofounder and CEO of Dharma, discusses the war currently being waged between Uniswap and SushiSwap, how this is driving up fees on Ethereum, and how Dharma's product can get around them. In this episode we discuss: why he conceptually supports SushiSwap and fair launch coins...

Sep 01 2020

Why Decentralized Trading Has 10Xed in a Few Months

Sep 01 2020 Published at Unchained Podcast under tags  2020 amm blockchain crv crypto

Haseeb Qureshi, managing partner at Dragonfly Capital, and Dan Robinson, research partner at Paradigm, discuss the explosion in decentralized exchange activity on automated market makers from $1 billion earlier this year to more than $10 billion in August. Why trading in automated market makers has 8xed in a few months...

Jul 04 2020

Stacked Review – Automated Crypto Algo Trading Bots + More (2020)

The post Stacked Review - Automated Crypto Algo Trading Bots + More (2020) appeared first on CoinSutra - Bitcoin Community. What is Stacked investing platform?How can it help you grow your crypto portfolio?...

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