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Altcoins

Startup investment analogies applied to altcoins

I can’t help but apply startup investment learnings onto the landscape of crypto-currency investments. Any startup investor will tell you very few startups make it to success. The path to success looks something like this: Build a team, experiment with an idea, build a prototype, try and show there’s a market need....

An economic comparison of payment coins, who is winning the race?

Last week I created the Commerce Index as a means to measure a coin’s suitability for general commerce. In a nutshell it tracks the property of liquidity and low volatility. Both consumers and merchants want a currency that is stable and has high enough liquidity at the exchanges such that converting into and...