Use Cases of Blockchain
Crypto Market Commentary
Facebook’s Libra Project
Why watch this video? I consider it the best, informative, single video to date that I’ve found on the subject. Some memorable quotes by Ryan Selkis, CEO of Messari:
“The Libra announcement has heightened the need for policymakers and regulators to establish clear rules of the road,”
— Libra quote on July 16th by Congressional Banking Committee Chairman Mike Crapo
Global Expansion of Crypto
Why read this article? Because the New Zealand Inland Revenue Department (our version of the IRS) goes as far to say: “A significant purpose of the crypto-assets is to function like a currency”.
From CoinDesk, August 12, 2019
Why read this article? Because it shows how seriously the ECB is starting to pro-actively think about the potential implications of cryptocurrencies on its monetary policy.
From ECB Economic Bulletin – Issue 5/2019, August 8, 2019
Why read this article? It shows which global banks are thinking about, or already creating, their own digital currency. Highlights institutions like J.P. Morgan, UBS, Bank of Tokyo – Mitsubishi UFJ, Mizuho and hints that even Goldman Sachs might consider it.
From Fintechnews Switzerland, July 5, 2019
Memorable Crypto Twitter Quotes
August 22, 2019 – Crypto Validation by VC
If the potential of a startup is proportionate to the size times the incompetence of its competitors, the most promising startup of all would be one that competed with national governments. It's not impossible; this is what cryptocurrencies do.
— Paul Graham (@paulg) August 22, 2019
August 9, 2019 – A Case for Bitcoin
A Danish Bank is now willing to pay you 0.5% to take a mortgage from them.
Yes, you read that right.
The banks are getting DESPERATE as we near the end of one of the greatest bull markets ever.
Proceed with caution my friends 🙏🏽
— Pomp 🌪 (@APompliano) August 9, 2019
June 27, 2019 – Use Case for Crypto
June 20, 2019 – Price Target for Bitcoin (40% of $25K by Year-End 2020)
June 6, 2019 – Using Bitcoin as Responsible Wealth Management