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Decentralized finance or defi has been around since the inception of blockchain technology. It is a combination of smart contracts, decentralized applications (dApps), and protocols. These are built on bitcoin or ethereum blockchain. Defi provides an open and inclusive financial system. It has the potential to disrupt the traditional banking system.

How DeFi is different:

In the traditional financial system, we make transactions through currency. Central banks are responsible for the issuance of currency. This system is centralized on its core. Central authorities or governments have control over the supply of currency. We trust them that they won’t devalue it by printing large amounts overnight. However, they hold the power to do so. In many countries, economies collapsed by poor management of currency by governments. …


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Bitcoin is a popular cryptocurrency best known for its random price movements. The value of bitcoin skyrocketed in the last month. Resultantly, many investors jumped into the crypto arena filling up their wallets with BTC. Those who couldn’t afford 1 whole Bitcoin took a resort in Satoshis or Sats (subdivisions of bitcoin). Masses think that bitcoin’s price movements are abrupt. However, this is not true. There are certain factors that cause the bitcoin’s price to surge or plummet.

Also Read: Things You Need to Know Before Investing in Bitcoin

A positive thing to mention here is that after every upward rally, BTC does keep some of the gains. For instance, Bitcoin was worth pennies in the initial years of founding. After significant gains in 2017, its price went down but never reached the same level of valuelessness again. So people who say that bitcoin will go into oblivion just like it emerged out of it are just deluded. …


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It is the time of year when investors start thinking about the best investment for the coming year. 2020 has been an extremely volatile year for markets. We have seen global economies dwindle in the face of the coronavirus pandemic. This brings us to the question of which cryptocurrencies are best for investment in 2021.

Many experts believe that 2021 will be the year of cryptocurrencies. People around the world are heartbroken over the poor state of local economies. Governments, in an effort to uplift small industries, are printing more money to give relief packages. Thus, the currencies are devaluing and making the fiat holders panic. …


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‘Crypto banks?’, who would have thought of that a decade ago. When crypto came first to the surface in 2008, only a few individuals understood it well. There were no rules in the crypto world. Many people suffered and lost trust in crypto in the initial stages.

However, after some hard lessons, the crypto community is now incorporating regulations. It is a need of time as the mainstreaming of crypto is impossible without the integration of traditional financial institutes. The first massive leap in this direction was the United States giving approval of crypto custody to federally chartered banks. …


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Blockchain technologies have the potential to disrupt existing political, legal, and economic models. It regulates things differently in the digital world. Blockchain technology in business is central to regulation and record-keeping of bitcoin and other digital currencies.

As a distributed and open ledger, blockchain verifies contracts and transactions. It is a common saying in the blockchain world ‘Don’t trust, Verify’. You need not depend on a central authority while executing deals in the blockchain. It will store info in a shared, transparent database that is impossible to temper. …


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The cryptocurrency market goes up and down swiftly. For traders, this is paramount to living with unpredictability. You can wake up to a market crash or a boom out of nowhere. However, the use of crypto trading bots can make investment choices much easier. It automates the trading procedure. That’s why cryptocurrency traders are increasingly relying on bots.

What is Crypto Trading Bot

In order to give you a heads up on crypto trading bots, here is an explanation of what they are and what they do in simple terms:

A cryptocurrency trading bot is a piece of software that does the trading on investors’ behalf. It has access to exchange data. Trades are placed by the bot on its own. …

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