How to Bring Off-Chain Assets to DeFi

Institutions are interested in DeFi for off-chain assets, such as real estate. Here, from our columnist, are some issues they might consider.

Why the US Needs Bitcoin

Elon Musk and other VIPs have endorsed it. Here's why the Federal Reserve should seriously consider BTC for its balance sheet.

Taking Stock of How Far Crypto Has Come

Crypto has financial, technological and human capital. But, for now, it lacks a compelling mainstream narrative, says a European VC.

Here Comes the Virtual Real Estate Boom

With NFTs taking off and the real real estate market buffeted by COVID-19, virtual worlds like Decentraland could be well placed to capitalize.

Money Reimagined: Musk Masters the Attention Economy

Bitcoin's recent surge shows the power of celebrity and how, like it or not, influencers create value in the modern economy.

Building Black Wealth With Satoshis and Cash App

For decades, the financial system has been rigged against Blacks. Today, there is an alternative that removes barriers to wealth creation.

Banks Likely to Adopt Stablecoins Cautiously Despite Guidance

Banks face a stablecoin conundrum: Build their own projects, with all the overhead that implies, or work with well-placed existing providers.

‘Market Battleship’: Why It’s Rigged and How DeFi Can Help

Individual investors, even when operating in a swarm, are destined to lose. How do I know? I helped design the game.

How Traditional Exchanges Are Boosting Crypto Adoption

With ETPs, indices and derivatives, exchanges have started meeting pent-up demand for regulated crypto products.

The Intangible Reasons Ethereum and Bitcoin Lead

In open-source development, where there's little privileged intellectual property, intangibles like brand and community matter more.