What’s the difference between cryptocurrencies, crypto-tokens and stablecoins? Why are all relevant? Why should Ethereum developers care?
A recent Reuters article is reporting that the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) believes stablecoins may take crypto mainstream. Furthermore, the FATF is now warning that this may create issues for global anti-money laundering measures. Are stablecoins going to pave the way for mass adoption of crypto? The Financial Action Task Force is a Paris-based, … Continue reading Global Watchdog Says Stablecoins Could “Spark The Mass Adoption of Cryptocurrencies”
Earlier today, IBM officially revealed the launch of its ambitious project ”IMB Blockchain World Wire”. Specifically, World Wire is a payment network which utilizes the Stellar blockchain. Moreover, this network aims to facilitate cross-border transactions for regulated institutions. Six banks have already signed letters of intent to issue stablecoins Perhaps most notably, IBM also announced … Continue reading IBM Signs 6 Banks to Issue Stablecoins and Use XLM on Stellar’s Blockchain
2019 is looking like it might be the year of the stablecoin, the next step in the long march to crypto adoption. Let’s take a look at what they are and what they can offer. Stablecoins are something which we’re hearing more and more about these days. Featured most highly in the news columns is … Continue reading Why The World Needs Stablecoins