Finance of cryptocurrencies/DeFi

Financing Solutions to Reduce Natural Gas Flaring and Methane Emissions

World Bank: study highlights capability of Bitcoin Mining to mitigate methane emissions The World Bank’s report on methane mitigation features…

The Lightning Network grew by 1212% in 2 years

The Lightning Network grew by 1212% in 2 years Why it’s time to pay attention(report by River) For the Lightning…

Holding Steady: The Rise of Stablecoins

Holding Steady: The Rise of Stablecoins A stablecoin primer from Grayscale Research, examining the evolution of stablecoins from their earliest…

Bitcoin’s Role in the ESG Imperative: KPMG Report

Bitcoin’s role in the ESG Imperative: KPMG paper by Brian Consolvo and Kirk Caron An overview of the opportunities and…

Economic Synopses: Whither the Price of Bitcoin?

Whither the Price of Bitcoin (by by David Andolfatto and Andrew Spewak What are the long-run prospects of Bitcoin as…

IMF Working Paper: Taxing Cryptocurrencies

IMF Working Paper: Taxing Cryptocurrencies Policymakers are struggling to accommodate cryptocurrencies within tax systems not designed to handle them; this…

Cryptocurrency trading: a comprehensive survey

Cryptocurrency trading: a comprehensive survey (by Fang Fan, Carmine Ventre, Michail Basios, Lesley Kantham) The authors survey cryptocurrency trading research,…

Arcane Research – Ahead of the Curve market update

Arcane Research – Ahead of the Curve Market Update (by Bendik Schei and Vetie Lunde, January 2023)   Arcane Research…

Liquidity Shocks, Token Returns and Market Capitalization in DeFi Markets

Liquidity Shocks, Token Returns and Market Capitalization in Decentralized Finance (DeFi) Markets by Lennart Ante This article looks at market…

Does Bitcoin add any Value to Investment Portfolios?

Does Bitcoin add Any Value to Investment Portfolios (by Hossein Dastkhan and Hossein Saber)   It remains rare for traditional…