Tag: tether

Bitfinex Hack

Bitfinex Hack: What Happened, Who Did it and What’s the Latest?

Ah 2016: seems like a long time ago, doesn’t it? After the trauma and turmoil of the last few months, it’s easy to forget that the world started going crazy long before Covid-19 pitched up. In some future rundown of...

/ August 21, 2020
TrueUSD Review

TrueUSD Review: Deep Dive on the TrustToken TUSD

TrueUSD is another really popular stablecoin that has recently hit the market. Since being launched last year, this stablecoin is already a favorite among many traders. TrueUSD was issued by the Trust Token team and is a fully fiat backed...

/ December 26, 2019
Paxos Standard Cover

Paxos Standard Review: Secure & Collateralized Stablecoins

On September 10, 2018, the New York based blockchain company Paxos announced the release of a new stablecoin called Paxos Standard, with the ticker symbol PAX. This is a fully USD-collateralized stablecoin that is being released by Paxos Trust Company....

/ November 18, 2019
Best Stablecoins

Best Stablecoins: 8 of the Top Stablecoins to Hodl Crypto Gains

Stablecoins are seen as some of the best alternatives for traders to Hodl their CryptoCurrency gains in times of extreme market volatility. However, the stablecoin market has become quite saturated recently as a number of competing projects and issuers have...

/ July 3, 2019
What is Tether USDT

What is Tether (USDT)? Overview of the Controversial Stablecoin

There’s a certain irony in Tether… It’s a stable coin that, at any moment, could snap. Cryptocurrency traders need stability. Hell, everyone needs a bit of stability — especially those of us in all things Bitcoin and blockchain. Traditionally we...

/ February 27, 2019
What is Dai Coin

What is The DAI Coin? Complete Guide to MakerDAO’s Stablecoin

The DAI coin is one of the older stablecoins, having been released in December 2017 by Maker. If you don’t know what a stable coin is, it is a cryptocurrency designed to keep its value pegged to another currency. In...

/ February 6, 2019
What is the USDC

What is the USDC? Complete Beginners Guide to the USD Stablecoin

There has been quite a bit of press recently around the launch of the USD Coin which is a stablecoin that is a collaberation between Circle and Coinbase. The stablecoin market is one of the most interesting ecosystems in the...

/ December 13, 2018
What is Gemini Dollar

What is Gemini Dollar GUSD? World’s First Regulated Stablecoin

In the search for a more trustworthy and transparent stablecoin, a number of companies and issuers have entered the fold. One of the most prominent is that of the Gemini Dollar (GUSD). Issued by the Gemini exchange that bears the...

/ November 19, 2018
Trusttoken Review

Trusttoken & TrueUSD Review – Everything You Need to Know

TrustToken is a relatively new platform that was created with the vision of making tokenized assets available. These are cryptocurrencies that are also known as “stablecoins” because their price tends to remain more stable since they are pegged to real-world...

/ August 15, 2018
Cryptocurrency Spoofing

Cryptocurrency Spoofing: How Bitcoin Whales Fool Markets

Cryptocurrency spoofing has now come into the spotlight. What was once an underground tactic that was used by large whales and algorithms to manipulate the market has now gained the attention of the CFTC and US regulators. It has also...

/ June 23, 2018