The Next Financial Crisis – Unregulated Fintech?

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With the aftershocks of the last global recession just beginning to subside it seems prudent to turn our thoughts to the future and, in particular, to the risks facing global financial systems over the next few years.  The landscape of the financial industry greatly differs from how it looked the last time crisis permeated the… Continue Reading ➤

Governments and banks use blockchain, you won’t BELIEVE what happens next!!!

Source: Jerry Cummins

Disclaimer This writer, along with almost every commentator who has published on the internet (which is several hundred thousand) or with a relatively reputable press (which is one… maybe), has a very basic grasp of blockchain technology. This writer has only mined sweet coin in colourful crypto-dreams, though they are the proud owner of a… Continue Reading ➤

After the Bitcoin Bubble: from Cycling to Consent

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One of most consistent laws of economics is that all good bubbles must come to an end. By any measure, cryptocurrency has been a fantastic bubble. The pace of the boom has made it hard to track the total market capitalisation of cryptocurrency, but it is currently around $720bn. Bitcoin, the most well-known cryptocurrency, is… Continue Reading ➤