All you need to know about digital assets. Understanding starts here.
What is Yield Farming?
Also referred to as "liquidity mining,” yield farmers seek high yield opportunities in exchange for loaning out digital assets.
How are Cryptocurrencies Correlated?
Asset correlation remains a reliable hedging strategy for balancing non-digital assets within a traditional portfolio.
What are Gas Fees?
Gas is paid for exclusively in ether (ETH), the native cryptocurrency of Ethereum.
What is Ethereum 2.0, and Why Does it Matter?
The rapid adoption of Ethereum 1.0 inspired a number of network upgrades.
What is Staking and How Does it Work?
Staking is central to Proof of Stake (PoS), the newer consensus mechanism that powers blockchains.
Proof of Work VS Proof of Stake
Comparing two methods of digital asset mining.
NFTs and the Art Market: A Revolution
Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are revolutionizing the art world.
What is "Web3"?
As Web3 surfaces, we’re seeing a new version of the internet emerge.
What is an NFT?
NFTs create an entirely new genre of assets, pushing the decentralized finance (DeFi) revolution forward.
What Types of Digital Assets Exist?
Blockchain technology is rapidly digitizing the global economy.
What is the Difference Between a Hot and a Cold Wallet?
Investors in digital assets choose between storing their digital assets in “hot” or “cold” wallets.
What is a Blockchain?
A blockchain is a database that stores data in groups known as blocks connected in chronological order.
What is DeFi 2.0?
Open-source protocols and permissionless composability enable the build of DeFi 2.0.
What is Ethereum?
Ether (ETH), commonly referred to as “Ethereum,” is the cryptocurrency that powers the Ethereum blockchain.
What are DAOs?
DAOs present individuals with unprecedented opportunities to connect to like-minded communities across the globe.
What is Decentralized Finance?
The emerging area of decentralized finance has the potential to upend the entire financial ecosystem.
What is Bitcoin?
Bitcoin, the first digital asset, was invented in the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis.
What is the Metaverse?
Users interacting within the metaverse experience an enhanced virtual presence.
What Are Layer 2s?
A Layer 2 scaling solution is built “on top” of the parent network protocol.
What are Layer 1s?
A Layer 1 scaling solution is an innovation or change to an underlying parent network protocol.
What is Solana?
Anatoly Yakovenko conceived Solana as an open-source blockchain solution to resolve scalability issues.
How Have Digital Assets Developed?
The digital asset class has continued to develop in response to recurring problems.
How is Bitcoin Mined?
On the Bitcoin blockchain, the storage of blocks occurs in chronological order across the decentralized ledger.
What is a Stablecoin?
To achieve stability stablecoins can be backed by any asset (or combination of assets) in reserve.
What's a CBDC?
Central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) aim to share the same attributes––security, scalability, and stability.