カテゴリー: Economics

Steve Hanke: Central Banks Fuel Wealth Loss and Inflation – The World Needs Less of Them

Central Banks Fuel Wealth Loss, Inflation - The World Needs Less Of Them: HankeRespected economist Professor Steve Hanke has chanted down central banks. While Hanke doesn’t tout cryptocurrency as an alternative, he does say that the world needs fewer central banks because these government-controlled entities are messing up economies and abusing monetary policy, while fueling inflation and loss of wealth. Also read: Ex-Liberia Central Bank Chief Under Probe For […]

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66% of Cryptocurrency Enthusiasts Don’t Want to Receive Wages in Fiat

66% of Cryptocurrency Enthusiasts Don’t Want to Receive Wages in FiatCompanies and projects wishing to attract the best and brightest young talent need to offer bitcoin salaries. A recent survey of cryptocurrency enthusiasts found that 66% of the community would prefer to receive their wages with these new assets than fiat. Also Read: New York Regulator Approves Two New Stablecoins, Gemini Dollar and Paxos Standard […]

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Tokenized Securities: The Next Boom

The following opinion piece on token-as-securities was written by Benjamin Pirus, a crypto trader who has written many articles for different ICOs, crypto news outlets, and clients. 2017 was a special year in many ways. Not often in life are there opportunities to invest in an asset and see a profit increase of 1000% (or higher) in […]

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The Nakamoto Imperative: Why We Have to Build a Decentralist Culture

decentralistThe following opinion piece on building a decentralist culture was written by Max Borders, director of Social Evolution and author of The Social Singularity.  Some people have made good money buying and trading tokens. And on net, that’s a good thing. Whether you’re a trader or lucky hodler, you’re contributing to human progress. But it’s […]

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South Korean Crypto Know-How and Capital Sought by Uzbekistan and Belarus

South Korean Crypto Know-How and Capital Sought by Uzbekistan and BelarusSouth Koreans undoubtedly have some respectable crypto experience and others have taken note. Uzbekistan, which recently legalized the trading of digital assets, has turned to South Korean experts for help in realizing a project to create the country’s first cryptocurrency exchange. Belarus, a leading crypto-friendly destination in the post-Soviet space, is trying to lure fintech […]

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Nonprofit Eatbch Shows How Every Little Microtransaction Helps

Nonprofit Eatbch Shows How Every Little Microtransaction HelpsLast April news.Bitcoin.com reported on the Bitcoin Cash-powered nonprofit organization ‘Eatbch’ and since then the group has not only been feeding people in Venezuela, but has also expanded its outreach to help citizens in South Sudan. Eatbch continues its progress by helping those in need, and this past week during the BCH Stress Test Day […]

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Binance Wants to Invest in Africa, Reaches Out to African Projects

Binance Wants to Invest in Africa, Reaches Out to African ProjectsAfrica is a market of over 1.2 billion consumers, with fast growing developing economies and hundreds of millions of unbanked people. As such, the continent offers plenty of opportunities for new crypto ventures and Binance is eager to tap this market. Also Read: The Daily: Bittrex Invests in New Platform, ATM Market to Grow Over […]

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P2P Cryptocurrency Lending Grows Increasingly Popular in China

P2P Cryptocurrency Lending Grows Increasingly Popular in ChinaChina is reportedly witnessing a surge in peer-to-peer (P2P) cryptocurrency lending amid the country’s recent liquidity crunch and the virtual currency markets’ bear season. Despite regulatory uncertainty, entrepreneurs are reportedly eying opportunities in the nascent industry. Also Read: Theories Abound After BTC Leaps While Bitmex is Down Peer-to-Peer Cryptocurrency Lending Gains Popularity in China During Bear […]

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How a Tokyo FOMO Family Invested in Bitcoin and Lost

There’s an issue, in Japan, with certain high income families being unable to save money. Here’s the story of a Japanese household of four, living in the Tokyo Bay area, in a high-end tower apartment, repaying multiple loans and having unnecessary spending. Every month the household was using up their entire revenue and they couldn’t […]

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How a Tokyo FOMO Family Invested in Bitcoin and Lost

There’s an issue, in Japan, with certain high income families being unable to save money. Here’s the story of a Japanese household of four, living in the Tokyo Bay area, in a high-end tower apartment, repaying multiple loans and having unnecessary spending. Every month the household was using up their entire revenue and they couldn’t […]

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