Edan Yago

Edan Yago is a founder of CementDAO, a decentralised tool to unite the fragmented stablecoin ecosystem by making them easily interchangeable for each other, CementDAO also provides community based curation of Stablecoins and protection for holders in case of a coin losing it's peg. Previously, Yago was CEO and Co-Founder of Epiphyte, which developed enterprise software allowing banks and other financial institutions to integrate with Bitcoin. Yago has also helped found industry associations DATA and the Stablecoin Foundation in an effort to protect users from fraudulent projects and promote cross-industry collaboration.


Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Is a Nail in the Coffin for ‘Blockchain Not Bitcoin’

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Edan Yago is the founder of CementDAO, an effort to bring together stablecoins into a unified ecosystem. The views expressed here are his own. With…

There Is No ‘Bitcoin’: What the SEC Doesn’t Get About Cryptocurrency

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The SEC would like to establish jurisdiction over crypto assets but this is only appropriate where there are legally enforceable contracts between…

There’s a Bigger Scam Than Anything in Crypto, It’s Called KYC/AML

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Anti-money-laundering and know-your-customer practices have cost many billions more than all ICO scams put together – yet, what they have produced?

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Bitcoin’s Bogeyman Cometh: Why Segwit2x Is a 51% Attack

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Bitcoin startups must have the tech's best interests in mind? Entrepreneur Edan Yago argues that in the case of Segwit2x, this has proven untrue.

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Why the Wrong Response to The DAO Attack Could Kill Ethereum

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Epiphyte CEO Edan Yago discusses the ongoing crisis at The DAO, and how it may affect the future of Ethereum.

Block Chain Technology Offers New Crime-Fighting Options

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A new generation of services will utilize the unique properties of block-chain technology to provide scalable security.