Cryptocurrency

Ponzi Financing, Negative Interest Rates and Bitcoin

In previous series of our Ponzi analysis, we have established a simple model – the old school Ponzi model. In this...
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Sparks Interview – W. Brian Arthur: A Historical Transformation Is T...

In this session of Sparks Interview, we are honoured to have the father of Complexity economics, W. Brian Arthur, with us...
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Will the Cryptocurrency Industry be Dead or Alive? 

“Till the end of 2020, what do you think are the futures of the token market?” In early September, we had...
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The Shadowy World of Crypto

Should you really trust your money with these currencies? It is estimated that $400 billion, yes billion, has been wiped off...
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New Cycle? Four Future Possibilities of Bitcoin, Part 2 

In Part 2, we continue to observe public information to draw four possible future scenarios (three scenarios will be explained in...
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New Cycle? Four Future Possibilities of Bitcoin, Part 1  

In Part 1, we draw relations from the key factors of the global macro economy to Bitcoin’s future. By observing public...
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block header

A Decomposition Of The Bitcoin Block Header

The Bitcoin block header contains important information inside the block. These are divided into 6 fields which provide details of the block...
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Crypto betting

The Crypto Betting Industry (Prediction Markets): An Overview

What Are Prediction Markets A prediction market is a collection of people speculating on the occurrence of events in the future....
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Decentralized Finance

Decentralized Finance Part 2: The Behavioral Science Perspective

Decentralized Finance (DeFi) is making waves with several of its (crypto-)currencies, platforms and protocols becoming more and more prominent in the...
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Crypto-Assets

The Quality Minus Junk Quant Thesis in Crypto-Assets

Creating models that evaluate the real market value of crypto-assets is one of the pivotal challenges of the space. While the...
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Blockchain

Blockchain Start-Ups In New York City Are The Secret You Never Read Ab...

NYC needs more start-up culture reporting I think blockchain has gotten a bad reputation in the NYC financial community. It is...
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Decentralized Finance: Future or Farce?

Decentralized Finance, often referred to as DeFi if you’re really short on letters, is a form of finance that doesn’t rely...
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