More than 20,000 different cryptoassets exist… but what does the term even mean? We’ll start here with Bitcoin which was released in 2009. We’ll discuss also the concept of smart contracts which was introduced by Nick Szabo in 1997.
We covered the definition of assets, how they’re taxed, you know where to purchase. Learn the advantages and disadvantages of investing in cryptocurrencies. One advantage is that, like gold, many see cryptocurrencies as offering protection against inflation.
Blockchain, cryptoassets and smart contracts will play a key role in a decentralized future that will span areas such as digital identity and financial data recording, trade finance, real estate, supply chain, insurance and more.