Surprising yet pleasant results for the crypto market brought CoinDesk research, which shows that Bitcoin and Ethereum have significantly outperformed bonds and performed similarly to stocks in 2022.
Gold is probably the only metal that has been the cause of wars and unrest. Limited stock of this mineral is making it one of the most stable assets in boom times, as well as in recession. Therefore, it was gold that became the underlying commodity and led to the emergence of the so-called Gold standard.. The money issued by the states thus acquired a cover, which led to long-term price stability, eliminating the possibility of hyperinflation.
Writing about the near-distant future is a futurological matter. By implying words such as banking, FinTech sector, blockchain, digital currency and IT security, we arrive at a thematic area through which we will theoretically define possible scenarios of the future of digitalization in the world.
STCO represents a new generation of digital currency, the value of which is not only based on the passive promise of achieving a certain goal or creating an ecosystem, but is also backed by the assets (property) themselves. It is a digital currency that is linked to the "stable" reserve asset EURO in a ratio of 1:1. This dramatically reduces volatility compared to other cryptocurrencies while increasing security. It is a digital money that is better suited for day-to-day trading and transfers.
The cryptocurrency sector is still very young and new. With a history of about 14 years, the cryptocurrencies have already been divided into different categories such as Metaverse, NFTs, Gaming tokens, platforms, DeFi, and many others. While several of these can provide outstanding profits, most of them also come with huge risks. And to minimize risks, investors and traders also appreciate the subcategory of stablecoins, which is growing by the day.
The financial world is divided into many different categories. For instance, one can be looking into the differences between trading and investing. Others can talk about passive or active money management. Amongst others, there is also a division between self-custodial investing and the usage of asset managers. Since investing has become increasingly easier to access, many can ask what is the actual role of asset managers and why do they exist in the markets?
Investing has become an effortless thing to do. The rising popularity of numerous apps that let everyone invest freely and without any, or very small, commissions means that almost anyone can start investing with as little as a few dollars. However, the accessible entrance to investing does not mean everyone knows how to invest. Putting your money into work needs to be taken seriously and requires planning, careful assessment, strategy, and goals. And that is what this article will be about.
Digital assets are a new world that has been around only about a decade but have gathered a lot of attention from the investors, traders, analysts and the likes. Yet, the traditional world is still a bit sceptical about entering this world. This might be due to lack of familiarity with this sector, but also due to very different services or options it offers. Before one decides to invest and choose its path on how to do that, one must ask why to invest in digital assets in the first place.
According to Coinmarketcap, there are currently more than 20,500 different cryptocurrencies in this market. With such a vast number of projects, it might be really difficult to decide where to invest your money, especially if you are not a cryptocurrency expert.