Shane has been an active supporter of the movement towards decentralized finance since 2015. He has written hundreds of articles related to developments surrounding digital securities - the integration of traditional financial securities and distributed ledger technology (DLT). He remains fascinated by the growing impact technology has on economics - and everyday life.
After UST’s success, a new race for L1 stablecoins is here
The algorithmic stablecoin TerraUSD (UST) has proven to be wildly successful, becoming the third largest in the market. This has changed the playing filed for all.
A New World Monetary Order is Emerging, and Bitcoin is Poised to Be a Part of It
Amid all the chaos happening right now and all the economic uncertainty, Bitcoin presents itself as an asset that can remain neutral giving rise to what can be considered the "Bitcoin Standard"
DAOs: The financial revolution skimming the outskirts of regulations
In the last ten years, we have seen a transition from physical interaction to digital. For better or worse, both social and financial interfacing with the world is becoming automated and faceless. Blockchain technology compliments this trend as it gives users a staking power in a faceless world.
How NFTs went from a joke to a legitimate asset class
From cartoon cats and jpeg rocks, to a potential evolution in human communication and gaming— NFTs are here.
Stablecoin regulations: Where we are, and where we’re headed
How a sharp focus on stablecoins could be setting the stage for CBDCs.
Diving in: Why are 81% of Ethereum’s Beacon Chain nodes in the U.S. and Europe?
Ethereum is known for its distributed, decentralized nature. What happens when we map out node distribution of ETH 2.0’s Beacon Chain?
Do crypto holders need to fear the digital dollar?
As central banks across the globe look into CBDCs, some crypto investors are worried. They shouldn’t be however - here’s why.
Why is SEC Chairman Gary Gensler playing hardball with crypto?
Few expected a massive infrastructure bill to include crypto legislation. Yet, it is proceeding as planned, behind the scenes.
Binary options trading with Bitcoin (BTC): How it works
Have you ever wondered if there is a more expedient way to make money instead of waiting for the right opportunity to buy low and sell high?
Beginner’s guide to margin trading cryptocurrencies
So you want to trade crypto? Want to lessen your risk while doing so? Here's how to ideally use leverage.
How comparing TradFi with DeFi reveals the future of finance
When it comes to retail investing, last year was a milestone like we have not seen in recent memory.
DeFi 2.0 poised to defy expectations this summer
With DeFi protocols developing at a rapid pace, will this summer be remembered as an invigorated catalyst for the future of finance?
Why insurance is needed for DeFi, and what it looks like
As revolutionary as DeFi may be, vulnerabilities will continue to hinder adoption. Insurance is one way to bypass this issue, with a number of options already available.
Despite initial pains, here’s why conditions are favorable for DeFi
With its record-breaking bull run, Bitcoin stole the public spotlight from the equally explosive DeFi.