CBDC

13 January 2022
Crypto Industry Outlook for 2022
Kicking off 2022, the Crypto Industry Report is taking a different approach for once. While the report normally looks at what has happened and what topics need to be given a special focus, this report engages in some fortune telling by giving an outlook of what might be coming this year.  Based on how the...
27 December 2021
Ethereum 2.0: A bumpy road worth travelling
This week, our blockchain experts assessed the following topics: • Ethereum 2.0: A bumpy road worth travelling• What’s the state of crypto regulation at the end of 2021?• CBDCs: A way for countries to protect against digital dollarisation?• The crypto industry’s hottest take for 2022• Market Update: Late Santa Claus rally in sight for crypto?...
15 December 2021
Bitcoin and Inflation: It’s complicated
This week, our blockchain experts assessed the following topics: • Bitcoin and Inflation: It’s complicated• Regulation and Innovation: Finding the right balance• Forget Facebook, Libra or Diem? It’s about Meta and Novi now• CBDC: An opportunity for emerging markets?• Market Update: Cleansing out the leverage Our bi-weekly Crypto Industry Report provides you with valuable information...
29 November 2021
Big moment for DAOs?
This week, our blockchain experts assessed the following topics: • Big moment for DAOs?• The emergence of bitcoin native bonds• First fully regulated tokenised bonds is live• Key threats to CBDC• Market Update: Will the strengthening dollar break Bitcoin’s macro uptrend? Our bi-weekly Crypto Industry Report provides you with valuable information on the global crypto...
11 November 2021
The Internet is gone. Everything is Metaverse now
This week, our blockchain experts assessed the following topics: • The Internet is gone. Everything is Metaverse now• Infrastructure bill passed by House of Representatives despite controversial crypto section• Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) potentially to be converted to ETF• Swiss National Bank is technically ready to launch a CBDC in January• Market Update: The bull...
28 October 2021
Times are changing: Bitcoin instead of traditional loyalty points
This week, our blockchain experts assessed the following topics: • Times are changing: Bitcoin instead of traditional loyalty points• Bitcoin ETF is live in the US: What’s the story?• Bitcoin and China: It’s complicated• Nigeria’s eNaira CBDC goes Live• Market Update: What does Shiba Inu tell us about the state of the market? Our bi-weekly...
20 October 2021
Blockchain technology reinvents correspondent banking – just not yet
As one of its major use cases, blockchain technology is said to transform traditional correspondent banking. So far major challenges have pushed back this transformation. It is more likely than ever that with central bank digital currencies on the horizon; blockchain disruption will finally come to fruition in the realm of cross-border banking. “Business models...
4 October 2021
Are we experiencing lightning fast adoption?
This week, our blockchain experts assessed the following topics: • Are we experiencing lightning fast adoption?• China tightens the screw even more• mCBDC: A concept for future cross-border payments• Stablecoins are an opportunity that needs to be regulated• Market Update: It’s impossible to kill Bitcoin Our bi-weekly Crypto Industry Report provides you with valuable information...
2 September 2021
Paying with crypto: Things are picking up
This week, our blockchain experts assessed the following topics: • Paying with crypto: Things are picking up• How to accurately define a CBDC• Cardano: Empty hype or true smart contract platform contender?• Miners have been leaving China for real. Where are they going?• Market Update: ETH reaches resistance level, BTC comes close Our bi-weekly Crypto...