Will Crypto Assets Make Money at BlackRock?

My guess is that BlackRock will invest in smart contract-based digital assets like stablecoins and blockchain platforms.

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Exploring Stablecoins with Stably or StableUSD

To explain, a stablecoin is a crypto-asset built around a smart contract to sell a unit of fiat currency. In StableUSD’s case the fiat currency is the United States dollar.
 
Specifically, each USDS altcoin contains an Ethereum smart contract they program to release a dollar held in an account. Thus, Stably releases a dollar when you make a StableUSD transaction.

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Can WWE Survive in the 21st Century?

Strangely, Epic Games’ Battle Royale Shooter game sensation Fortnite could be partially responsible for WWE’s ratings woes.

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Jumping into loans with NEXO, is cryptocurrency lending profitable?

Thus, the Nexo Wallet looks and operates like a bank account. In fact, Nexo claims Lloyd’s of London and BitGo insure the wallets for up to $100 million.

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Basic Attention Token (BAT) is it the first successful Utility Token?

Despite its popularity, the Basic Attention Token is not a cryptocurrency. Instead, the BAT is an Ethereum Request for Comment (ERC20) utility token.

Hence, they design the BAT to facilitate transactions on an Ethereum blockchain platform. Specifically, the designers hope the BAT will power a marketplace for blockchain-based digital advertising.
Thus, the BAT is really an accounting and bookkeeping tool designed to enhance transparency and ensure accountability on a blockchain platform. Therefore, any monetary value BAT acquires is an unintended side effect of the primary mission.

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French Cybersecurity Agency Certifies Nano S Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallet

Security features the ANSSI requires include mandatory PIN numbers, end-user verification, and communications over secure channels, Cointelegraph claims. Thus, the Nano S could be one of the most secure hand-held devices around.

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Why Stablecoins are dangerous and are Swiss Franc Stablecoins safe

To elaborate, I predict there will be a big demand for stablecoins because many of the world’s fiat currencies are unstable. For instance, the citizens of some major economies like Brazil, China, Russia, and India distrust their national currencies.

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Bancor’s Unified Wallet takes both EOS & Ethereum Tokens

In fact, Bancor (BNT) claims its new Unified Wallet can manage over 500 ERC20 and EOS tokens across over 9,700 pairs in a single click. Moreover, Bancor’s Medium claims you can perform conversions on any mobile or desktop device with the Unified Wallet.

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Some Interesting Stablecoins you should Evaluate

In particular, a state government in the United States regulates the Gemini Dollar. Specifically, the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) approved the Gemini Dollar, Fortune reports.

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