Token Takeaway: DeFi Last week, we considered the disruptive force and value propositions of DeFi. This week, we further evaluate the discrepancies between DeFi and TradFi, while highlighting the regulatory risks that burden DeFi and how they may shape the future of finance. How does DeFi work Decentralised Finance (DeFi)
Token Takeaway: DeFi In this two-part series, we will evaluate the potential of the digital asset and blockchain industry to shape the future of the financial system. Sadly, this will be the last article series that Tom will publish on behalf of ByteTree. The role of Finance in Recent History
Token Takeaway With Bitcoin dropping from the $50k range to below $40k, ByteTree has been warning readers of the growing disconnect between on-chain fundamentals and the market price. Meanwhile, Token Takeaway has been recommending well-funded and more long-term investments, which is where the alpha will be. When the digital asset
Custodianship in traditional finance (‘TradFi’) is an inherently centralised notion. Contrastingly, digital assets promise a decentralised future. Therefore, custodianship within digital assets warrants consideration of both centralised and decentralised solutions. This article will focus on the primary custody solutions, both centralised and decentralised, within the digital asset space. Specifically, it
Ethereum's Layer 2 Solutions Ethereum has dominated innovation within digital finance, tokens, art, music and gaming through utilising its decentralised applications (dApps) and universal token standards (ERC-20, ERC-721, ERC-1155). However, this popularity has created two core problems: scalability issues and a loss of market share to “Ethereum Killers”. This article
How to Make Your Money Work for You Typically, investors have several yield generating opportunities. From a high level, a yield is an income generated from an asset. Bonds are the most typical assets that generate yield for investors; these turn debt into an asset by adding an interest payment.
Exchanges are an entry point for new investors and an important part of the broader crypto-ecosystem. This article will highlight some of the benefits and drawbacks associated with both centralised and decentralised exchanges. Global economies are reliant on exchanges to perform a critical role in facilitating the exchange of funds