Business Insider: Allocatie tussen de 1 en maximaal 5 procent van het belegde vermogen in cryptocurrency.

2018-09-04T16:09:56+00:00 4 September 2018|

Cyber Capital richt zich op de lange termijn, belegt op basis van de fundamentele analyse en is geregistreerd bij de Autoriteit Financiële Markten (AFM). Begin 2018 was het totale vermogen onder beheer 27 miljoen euro waard. Wie via Cyber Capital wil beleggen, moet minimaal 100.000 euro beschikbaar stellen.

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CoinDesk’s Q2 2018 State of Blockchain summarizes key trends, data and events

2018-08-29T17:32:59+00:00 29 August 2018|

Highlights Include:
Bitcoin miner revenues fall by 22% along with average fees by 19%

Bitcoin hashrate grew by 26% (fall short of the previous quarter’s 47% growth)

SEC declared ether not a security, and eth price saw a 9% jump shortly after

Total ICO funding reaches about $19 billion, with the average ICO $39 million

Majority of survey respondents think […]

PwC’s Global Blockchain Survey 2018: Blockchain is here. What’s your next move?

2018-08-29T10:05:16+00:00 29 August 2018|

Distributed ledger technology and digital tokens are rewiring commerce, but lack of trust may stall progress. Discover four strategies to navigate this new world.
What is the state of blockchain today? In PwC’s 2018 survey of 600 executives from 15 territories, 84% say their organisations have at least some involvement with blockchain technology. Companies have dabbled […]

Interview Justin Bons: “Ethereum blijft voorlopig dominante platform in blockchain”

2018-08-27T10:59:21+00:00 27 August 2018|

Ethereum is ondanks haar problemen met schaalbaarheid nog steeds het dominante platform voor blockchaintoepassingen. Aldus Justin Bons, medeoprichter van Cyber Capital, een Amsterdams cryptofonds dat onder meer vermogende particuliere beleggers en family offices bedient. In dit gesprek zet Bons (Nederlandse vader, Nieuw-Zeelandse moeder) uiteen waarom hij nog steeds gelooft in Ethereum als leidend platform voor blockchainstartups. […]

Hong Kong: Universities Receive $20 Million for Blockchain and Fintech Research

2018-08-19T23:29:18+00:00 19 August 2018|

Hong Kong’s push for implementing blockchain technology within its fintech prowess is fast progressing. The island country granted $20 million for the research and development of blockchain-based payments systems to several local universities, as reported by China News on August 12, 2018.

Cryptocurrency Exchanges Scramble to Receive Licensing

2018-08-13T11:57:18+00:00 13 August 2018|

As regulation looms over the cryptocurrency industry, exchanges are moving quickly to receive licensing in an effort to maintain their operations. Many countries have begun the initial stages of instituting regulatory measures on the cryptocurrency industry, and regulators have found that the easiest way to regulate the industry is to regulate the exchanges.

Here Is Why The Bitcoin (BTC) ETF Delay By The SEC Was Expected And Is Actually A Good Thing

2018-08-08T12:20:27+00:00 8 August 2018|

The crypto-verse is a buzz with news of the SEC deciding to postpone their decision on the pending rule change brought about by the Bitcoin (BTC) ETF filing by the three firms of CBOE, VanEck and SolidX. The unfortunate part, is that the crypto markets have since spiraled out of control with the total crypto market capitalization […]

Nobel Prize Winner Joins Blockchain Startup To Fix Smart Contracts

2018-08-02T21:12:35+00:00 2 August 2018|

Long before blockchain was cool, Nobel Prize-winning economist Oliver Hart was into contracts. As far back as 1976, the doctor of economics from Princeton University had been exploring how corporations use contracts to interact, and what happens when things go wrong.
Over the years, Hart became fascinated by what he describes as the “fuzzy” areas of […]

SEC’s New Crypto Czar Wants Coin Industry to Step Out of Shadows

2018-07-31T12:21:52+00:00 31 July 2018|

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is well known for bringing landmark cases against the biggest names in finance.

But its powers to punish individuals and companies can also be intimidating, something that’s very much on the mind of Valerie Szczepanik, the SEC’s new top official overseeing the nascent cryptocurrency industry. In taking her new job […]

VBA Journaal: Why Crypto Assets Should Be Part of Your Portfolio

2018-08-07T10:48:17+00:00 30 July 2018|

The aim of this paper is to introduce crypto assets and motivate to include crypto assets in your portfolio. Blockchains and cryptocurrencies have become the buzzwords of this decade. From a practical point of view, however, their use cases are still not widely adopted. With over a thousand crypto assets on the market, only a […]