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Crypto ETFs: Taking the Long View

Crypto ETFs: Taking the Long View

Lack of clear regulatory guidelines and the uncertainty it brings has delayed the development of the crypto industry. This is particularly evident when we look at the challenges faced by firms looking to list exchange-traded funds (ETFs) based on the traded price of bitcoin.

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Real Estate Security Token “Factor-805” Released, Brings DAI to Digital Securities

Real Estate Security Token “Factor-805” Released, Brings DAI to Digital Securities

It’s commonly been said that the security token sector will first impact the real estate space. After all, we’ve had security tokens represent real estate assets before. Securitize, for example, has been focused on tokenizing some $1 billion of real estate assets; other companies, like QuantmRE are looking to create their own security tokens tied to fractionalized interest in real estate.

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For digital asset exchanges, regulation will be good for business

For digital asset exchanges, regulation will be good for business

Digital asset exchanges that use blockchain technology are looking at regulation as the next step to market growth. There are a number of exchanges that are developing their technologies to enable traditional assets such as bonds, venture capital, real estate and art to be tokenized and traded in a way that is compliant with local securities regulations.

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Why blockchain will drive the real-estate revolution

Why blockchain will drive the real-estate revolution

Advances in blockchain innovation mean that the real estate sector no longer needs to rely on dusty documents and traditional sales processes, because property titles, insurance, ownership transfer and escrow processes are all moving onto the blockchain.

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STOs: the natural evolution of ICOs

STOs: the natural evolution of ICOs

The tokenization of assets and securities and the creation of regulated trading exchanges built on the Blockchain will have a significant impact on the securities market, delivering a quantum leap in speed, efficiency and cost reduction. Think of it in terms of the impact that the internet and email had on the world of traditional communications.

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Crypto traders have their sights set on intrinsic value

Crypto traders have their sights set on intrinsic value

Cryptocurrencies are set to play a much larger role in the financial services sector partly due to the massive growth in investor interest, but also because new developments in tokenization are offering crypto traders the chance to diversify their holdings and invest in tangible assets.

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Podcast: Matthew Sullivan on Chain of Wealth

Podcast: Matthew Sullivan on Chain of Wealth

In traditional housing, you’ll apply for a home loan from the bank and based on your credit profile and down payment the bank will lend you money. How is crypto disrupting this space? Denis O’Brien & Katie Welsh interview Matthew Sullivan.

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From the Blog

Why ADUs Might Be an Excellent Investment Option for Homeowners

Why ADUs Might Be an Excellent Investment Option for Homeowners

Thinking about adding on to your home? Whether you’re looking to create a rentable space to attract a tenant, or you’re planning for the care of an aging relative who needs a bit of help, but wants to retain a degree of independence, ADUs might be the best option. Not sure what an ADU might be, why you would want to invest in one, or how any of this works? Let’s break it down for you.

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The Problem With Cryptocurrencies Having No Intrinsic Value

The Problem With Cryptocurrencies Having No Intrinsic Value

One of the reasons that many people are still on the fence when it comes to choosing to use cryptocurrencies is because this type of currency does not have any intrinsic value. The intrinsic value, sometimes called the inherent value or the true value, is the perceived value of something including the tangible and the intangible factors.

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Why Stablecoins Are Critical for the Mass Market Adoption of Cryptos

Why Stablecoins Are Critical for the Mass Market Adoption of Cryptos

Cryptocurrency has been around for less than a decade at this point, and while there are a quite a few people who have invested in these digital currencies, it is still not a mainstream form of investment. Stablecoins could help change that, offering a huge benefit to those who are looking to make investments and stable trades in cryptocurrencies.

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Will the Future Stock Market Be Tokenized?

Will the Future Stock Market Be Tokenized?

The world is still waiting for cryptocurrencies to become more mainstream than they already are. One of the ways that this is likely to happen is through asset based tokens. If and when this occurs, it is going to influence the stock market and other areas of finance in a massive way.

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What is a Stablecoin?

What is a Stablecoin?

Have you heard of the term stablecoin? They have gained in popularity over the course of the last year or so, but there are still many who are not entirely sure what these coins are or why they are important. Here’s what you need to know.

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There’s No Such Thing as Good Debt

There’s No Such Thing as Good Debt

Don’t fall into the trap of thinking a mortgage or student loans are “good debt”. The truth of the matter is that there is no such thing as good debt, no matter what anyone tells you. Those who use the term and believe in it are either mistaken or trying to find ways that they can justify the amount that they have spent.

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QuantmRE Moves Towards Full Compliance

QuantmRE Moves Towards Full Compliance

Matthew Sullivan, CEO and Founder of QuantmRE, the world’s first Blockchain-based real estate network which offers fractional interests in single-family residential homes, has put strict governance at the heart of his business. He believes that best-in-class compliance should be at the top of every token issuer’s agenda.

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The Future of Security Tokens

The Future of Security Tokens

Security tokens are likely going to have a very bright future. Those who are considering making investments, whether they are large investors such as an institutional investor or they are a single traditional investor, will find the idea of these tokens very intriguing.

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Real Estate Moving to the Blockchain

Real Estate Moving to the Blockchain

The blockchain makes buying real estate easier, faster and safer – executing and recording contracts, deeds, escrow, and other financial transactions within the distributed, secure blockchain environment.

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How Blockchain Can Democratize Real Estate Investing

How Blockchain Can Democratize Real Estate Investing

It is not easy for everyone to make investments in real estate. In some cases, the inability to buy real estate might be due to finances. Even those who have the money to make an investment may not be able to invest for one reason or another depending on where they live. If someone hopes

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Blockchain Technology: Understanding How It Works

Blockchain Technology: Understanding How It Works

Unless you’ve been living under that proverbial rock, you’ve at least heard about blockchain technology. It’s the tech that underpins cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ether. However, there’s a lot more to understand about this technology, how it works, and the benefits that it has to offer.

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