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CasperLabs, builders of the fully decentralized and scalable next-generation blockchain implementing pure CBC-Casper Proof of Stake (PoS) protocol, has announced the release of Node 0.5. With this release, it is now possible to add nodes to the network and participate in consensus by sending a bonding request. CasperLabs’ Node 0.5 includes all of the necessary features to support a public DevNet with the introduction of validator bonding, unbonding, and the Proof of Stake contract. Together,...

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Previously in Tokenization 101, we did a deep dived into tokenization, how it works and shared a few examples. Before tokenization becomes mainstream there are some challenges that need to be overcome. Below are some of the present challenges and how a tokenized future could look like. What are the challenges associated with Tokenization? 1. Lack of Tokenization standards and legal infrastructure Tokenization is not simply the creation of a token — any Solidity developer can do it....

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Conceptually, tokenization might seem easy: Issue an ERC-20 token (or any other blockchain tokens), imbue legal rights and ownership rights in the tokens, and you can trade them easily. However, this warrants a much deeper look: how do you distinguish claim rights and ownership rights? What are the differences in tokenization between different asset classes? What is impeding tokenization from adoption? Thinking comprehensively about tokenization requires an understanding of blockchains and smart contracts, legal, finance, and economics....

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Bitcoin became more than just a digital store of value but a driving force in several industries. Creative applications have emerged and with this even more innovation.  Whilst cryptocurrencies gained popularity, the portion of the world that currently holds digital coins is negligible, relative to the world population. Below MintDice details one of the ways the crypto industry is engaging potential users – Bitcoin faucets. What is a Bitcoin faucet? A Bitcoin faucet is a creative...

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Last year at this time, Initial Coin Offerings – or ICO’s, as they came to be known – were generating record-breaking funding for companies and projects both real, projected and completely imaginary. These generally democratized crowdfunding systems, facilitated through the donations of crypto-currencies, mostly BTC or ETH, by retail investors, managed to generate in excess of $6 billion USD. Today, however, things have changed dramatically. Pump and dumps and Ponzi schemes were just the beginning....

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Lithuania is poised to be among the first European countries to host a security token offering (STO) event, as DESICO is going to leverage this capital raising method later this year. The move is part of the country’s ambition to reach and maintain a leading position in the security token industry. The Baltic country understood the potential of blockchain technology at an early stage. In mid-June of this year, Lithuania’s Ministry of Finance released a...

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While the ICO market often looks like a Las Vegas casino rather than an intelligent investment decision, there are some projects, like DESICO, with its Security Token Offering (STO), that aim to both protect its investors as well as providing value to the crypto-space as a whole.  In its major announcement today, tokenized securities startup, DESICO, has outlined the plan to offer its STO, introducing its native DESI tokens. Welcome to a Secure, Compliant Ecosystem...

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In a very exciting move for its fans, Italian powerful soccer club, Juventus is launching its own ‘fan’ token offering in a bid to allow its fans to be heard, which in turn it hopes will aid the increase of fan numbers, according to Coindesk. To drive the success of what the club is calling a ‘Fan Token Offering (FTO)’, Juventus Football Club is partnering with Socios.com to launch the ‘Juventus Fan Token’ in Q1...

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Imagine a cryptocurrency micro-economy that brings the new digital economy to the bricks-and-mortar mainstream. This is soon to become a reality, as the Great Keppel Island (GKI) is about to undergo a multi-billion dollar redevelopment funded by Crypto Currency Tokenisation, making it the first island in the world to be Crypto Tokenised.  GKI is about to become the world’s most exclusive tourism and holiday destination attracting some of the world’s biggest stars as visitors and...

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DataDash, a popular YouTube channel in the crypto space interviewed Caleb & Brown‘s CEO, Dr. Prash, to take a deep dive into the world of OTC cryptocurrency (over-the-counter) markets. Dr. Prash addressed some of the most frequently asked questions asked about OTC: 1. What is OTC 2. The most common misconception – is OTC mainly reserved for “Crypto Whales” 3. OTC markets volumes 4. Spot pricing, slippage and more… Want to learn more too? Watch the...