Protocol Politicians: A Look at The Future Crypto Politics of MakerDAO & Dai Stablecoin

MakerDAO is one of the most intriguing projects to watch in the cryptocurrency space in 2020 and beyond, namely because of how interesting things can get around the Maker ecosystem going forward. That is, if you’re into experimental economics and politics. Let’s dig a little into the latter, what a Maker political scene might look […]

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eToro Review: The Social Trading & Investment Platform

While eToro is a key player in the world of CFDs and cryptocurrency trading, the company also offers a lot more than this now. They have led the fintech revolution for over a decade and built up a reputation as the leading social trading platform in the world. The company began as a general trading […]

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Ex-CFTC Chair “Crypto Dad” Wants a Digital U.S. Dollar

For the longest time, money has been physical — think rai stones, shells, or the physical and dirty bills we have used for centuries. But, with the introduction of credit into the global economy through credit cards along with digital payment systems like PayPal, Revolut and Venmo, money has started to transition into a digital […]

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De Minimis Crypto Tax Bill Under Consideration by US Congress

The U.S. Congress has begun hearings for a bill aimed at implementing a de minimis tax exemption for smaller cryptocurrency transactions. An act developed by Washington, D.C.- crypto advocacy group Coin Center was introduced in a congressional hearing on Thursday (January 16, 2020). Lawmakers Want Reasonable Tax Exemption for Cryptos According to a blog post […]

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Grayscale’s Bitcoin Products See Massive Institutional Inflows

The numbers are in: Grayscale Investments, a cryptocurrency investment firm, saw a record level of institutional investment in its Bitcoin and altcoin products in 2019, boding well for the market. This comes in spite of continued assertions that Bitcoin is a “scam.” For instance, LendingTree Chief Economist Tendayi Kapfidze told Yahoo Finance in a recent […]

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In Move Bullish for Crypto: Whale Transacts $1.1 Billion in Bitcoin for $84

For the longest time, Bitcoin (BTC) has been deemed useless by mainstream economists, investors, and others. For instance, per previous reports from Blockonomi,  LendingTree Chief Economist Tendayi Kapfidze told Yahoo Finance in an interview that he thinks Bitcoin is a “pyramid scheme,” citing his sentiment that you can “only make money [with BTC] based on […]

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