Cryptocurrencies’ exchange: why does it change so much?

Cryptocurrencies’ exchange: why does it change so much?

3 minutes Since their creation, investments available in the stock market are characterized by their dynamicity and volatility. Influenced by social, political and economic factors, along with speculation and the market scenario, the price and the profit of the stocks can vary numerous times during the day, so this market is really lucrative but quite unstable. With cryptocurrencies occurs the exact same phenomenon. For its origins in cyberspace and because they are inserted in the context of the digital era, they are submitted to Continue

Week in Crypto: 14/02 – 21/02

Week in Crypto: 14/02 – 21/02

4 minutes Shopify joins Libra Association Canadian e-commerce platform Shopify has joined the Libra Association, the network of founder members that support Facebook’s Libra project. Shopify, that hosts over a million online sellers on its platform, announced its participation on the project on 21/02/2020. In the announcement made, Shopify says that by joining the project, it finds a way to solve the problem of international payments, because, according to the Canadian business, the global monetary structure can’t deal with the need for e-commerces. Shopify Continue

The origin of Bitcoin

The origin of Bitcoin

2 minutes Presently, financial operations to pay for services and products are noticeably easier. In comparison with the beginning of societies, when the trades were made by barter, credit cards, checks, and fiat money are incontestably practical ways of getting what we need to survive. However, this new monetary system, based in fiat money, requires the existence of a Central Bank and regulatory authorities, in other words, there is a great dependence in state institutions and, consequently, there are a lot of restrictions. The Continue

What do I need to know about cryptocurrencies?

What do I need to know about cryptocurrencies?

2 minutes Monetary systems created by humanity had modified themselves drastically through time. A key point for the occurrence of those changes in contemporary history was the Bretton Woods Agreement, right after World War II, which contributed for the process of internationalization of global economy. Along with this, the technical, scientific and informational development promoted by the Third Industrial Revolution, was also determinant in globalization process that, among many things, boosted the economic interdependence between countries all around the world.  Amid this whirl of Continue