"Proof of Stake" TAG

Staking and Securities Laws
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From a bird’s eye view, node operators may look like shareholders: a person invests ~90$k USD in cryptoassets (DASH) via staking to be a ‘Masternode’ operator, which confers the right to collect block rewards (~564$ per month). These rewards one might conceive as a kind of dividend— a dividend with a ~7% yield compared to the more typical...
Intro to Cryptocurrencies
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Overview Bitcoin was created as a peer to peer electronic cash system. It is a decentralized network of computers that stores transactions in a ledger, in the form of a blockchain. Bitcoin was created as an open-source project, which means the code was visible from the first day to the whole world to examine, copy,...