ECB Begins Public Survey About a Digital Euro, Implying a Broad Retail Offering Is Now on the Table

STAY TUNED: The ECB, led by Christine Lagarde, could decide Thursday to boost its “quantitative easing” asset-purchasing program to 40 billion euros ($22 billion) a month.(Image: Shutterstock) European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde Sunday announced an ECB survey of public opinion regarding the issuance of a digital euro, implying the central bank is considering a…

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What is Metronome? $MET

Metronome is a virtual currency that can be moved seamlessly across decentralized platforms.The coin was born out of the need to bring a virtual asset that has institutional-class functionalities.Metronome’s key aspects revolved around self-governance, portability, and reliability. The self-governance part addresses the need for a decentralized community-based governance system.On the other hand, the crypto is…

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The Distributed Ledger: Blockchain, Digital Assets and Smart Contracts

Recent and significant regulatory and legislative events in the digital asset space demonstrate the evolving and expanding approach by U.S.and international regulators to the burgeoning digital asset markets.These developments implicate the jurisdiction of numerous regulatory bodies, whose recent actions (described in this issue) illustrate their sharpening focus on the legal issues that this emerging asset…

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Market Wrap: Bitcoin Tests $13.6K as DeFi Total Value Locked Dips Below $11B

Bitcoin capped the week weaker while DeFi crypto locked dipped.Bitcoin (BTC) trading around $13,354 as of 20:00 UTC (4 p.m.ET).Gaining 0.14% over the previous 24 hours.Bitcoin’s 24-hour range: $13,191-$13,663 BTC above its 10-day and 50-day moving averages, a bullish signal for market technicians. The price of bitcoin was able to muster a rise to as…

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PARSIQ, a Reverse-Oracle Blockchain Platform, Revealed Its New Tokenomics Model and Received Funding from Binance

TALLINN, Estonia , Oct.31, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — PARSIQ , a blockchain-to-everything monitoring service, was announced to get Binance funding in addition to other four projects.Even though PARSIQ is not a DeFi project itself, it brings another layer of security and transparency addressing the main problems in DeFi. PARSIQ: under the hood PARSIQ technology is a…

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How Bitcoin’s Antifragility Makes it Almost Unstoppable

How Bitcoin’s Antifragility Makes it Almost Unstoppable 7 min read Bitcoin is antifragile because it doesn’t care As financial constructs go, Bitcoin is relatively new.It was invented less than 12 years ago and is neither a share nor a stock, a startup nor an evolved Internet.So any prior comparisons to the peer-to-peer cryptocurrency are meaningless.…

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