Cryptocurrencies turn ten years; 2019 could be the year of tokenization

Crypto Corner: Stablecoin Assets Pass $20Bn Mark

The total value of stablecoins has surpassed $20 billion for the first time, as investors move to hedge their risks in both cryptoassets and traditional markets. Coindesk, quoting data from Coin Metrics, show that the total value of assets for all stablecoins breached the $20 billion mark yesterday, just four months after breaking a $10-billion record in May.

How Libra can reduce the regulatory burden by delegating the issuance of stablecoins to qualified partners

How Libra Can Reduce The Regulatory Burden By Delegating The Issuance Of StableCoins To Qualified Partners

Yoni Assia, Johannes Rude Jensen and Omri Ross (E-Toro) |  With direct access to 2.7 billion users, many of whom do not have access to conventional financial services, the Libra project presents a unique opportunity for innovation in the financial services. Nevertheless, we believe the launch strategy pursued by the Libra Foundation neglects a vital implication of the technology: Decentralization.