CRYPTO ENVIRONMENTAL UNFRIENDLY

The latest article by the crypto economist Ryan Shea questionning the accusations of environmental impact of cryptocurrencies. Late last month Ripple co-founder Chris Larsen, together with Greenpeace, launched a “Change the Code, Not the Climate” campaign to put pressure on Bitcoin and its community to follow in Ethereum’s footsteps andContinue…

Cryptocurrency failing to take advantage of Ukrainian crisis

“Is cryptocurrency the dog that failed to bark?” An article by Philip Middleton, Chairman of OMFIF’s Digital Monetary Institute. War is a crucible of innovation, not all of it necessarily malign – think of penicillin. In Russia’s cowardly and horrific assault upon Ukraine, some cryptocurrency enthusiasts have declared that the war isContinue…

crypto Fed fears

Ryan Shea, crypto economist at Trakx is sharing with us its latest article entitled Fed Fears In previous articles I made the case that owning a non-readily-printable form of money, namely one with a fixed or limited supply, is valuable and set to become even more valuable in the future.Continue…

Tokeny asset seconday market

Inveniam Capital Partners, Inc. and Inveniam.io, its operating system for private market data that drives price discovery and automated waterfall calculation, announced a partnership with Tokeny Solutions. The partnership includes a €5m investment in the Monaco-Luxembourg-based tokenization platform; the investment is led by Inveniam with participation from K20 Fund and ApexContinue…

Financial Stability Oversight Council 2021 Annual Report

The Financial Stability Oversight Council (Council) unanimously approved its 2021 annual report.  The 2021 annual report describes activities of the Council over the year, as the U.S. economy has continued to rebound from the disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Monetary and fiscal policy, substantial progress in vaccinations, and broadlyContinue…

CBDC cross border settlements

Central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) can be used effectively for cross-border settlements between financial institutions, as shown in the newest wholesale CBDC experiment concluded by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS), the Bank of France (BdF) and the Swiss National Bank (SNB). The recently completed Project Jura explored settling foreignContinue…

Tech 3D Azimut

tech portoflio Azimut TwinOne, a tech company specialized in the creation of digital twins of any product and development of real-time software solutions to automate the content production workflow has joined the portfolio of GELLIFY, a B2B innovation platform that selects, invests in and grows innovative startups which possess high technologicalContinue…