Why Harvard Research on a Low-Profit Tezos Attack Matters for Proof-of-Stake
The study reveals some of the understudied aspects of proof-of-stake cryptocurrencies.
In December, we invited two fund managers, both long bitcoin and other crypto assets, for a CoinDesk Research webinar on lending and staking. Jordan Clifford of Scalar Capital and Kyle Samani of Multicoin Capital joined us to discuss how they evaluate risk and returns in crypto lending and staking, what crypto assets' risk-free rate might look like, and what DeFi needs to do to attract investors and new users.
It’s surprising that, despite the success of their issuers, exchange tokens have not been more successful as investments, or as metrics of adoption in one of crypto assets' best-proven use cases, speculation.
The blockchain center at the University of Wyoming will feature a Plutus development facility, providing blockchain developers with an applied laboratory for writing code in cardano's smart-contract language.
A fifth of the world's population may well have access to a central bank digital currency in as little as three years, according to a BIS survey.
The CoinDesk Quarterly Review surfaces the key data, trends and events shaping the crypto markets. Check it out now.