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How Top Hedge Fund Managers Earn Billions of Dollars Each Year

In 2017, the top five hedge fund managers combined earned more than all 500 CEOs of the largest US corporations that make up the S&P 500 index.

Warren Buffett
10 Oct 2018
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Three Very Important Lessons to Learn from Warren Buffett’s $1 Million Bet

Can active trading deliver higher returns than passive HODLing? Buffett’s bet with hedge funds provides great lessons.

Past, Present, and Future of ICOs
29 Apr 2019
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Past, Present, and Future of ICOs

We take a deeper look into the ICO market — what has changed over the past years, what are its latest trends and developments, and how it might progress in the future.

From IPOs to ICOs, STOs, and IEOs
15 Apr 2019
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From IPOs to ICOs, STOs, and IEOs

The crypto VC financing has gone through tremendous changes in the past years: from the traditional IPOs to ICOs, STOs, and IEOs.

Blockchain 101 | Part 7: Let’s Talk about Dapps
25 Mar 2019
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Blockchain 101 | Part 7: Let’s Talk about Dapps

Decentralized applications are built upon a blockchain network and provide users with more capabilities and functionality — similar to traditional applications, which we use every day. So then, what are the main differences between the two?

Just How “Smart” Are Smart Contracts?
04 Mar 2019
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Blockchain 101 | Part 6: Just How “Smart” Are Smart Contracts?

Smart contracts have a profound potential to change the way we do business every day.

The Byzantine Generals Problem
17 Feb 2019
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Blockchain 101 | Part 5: The Story Behind the Byzantine Consensus

Learn how the ancient “Byzantine Generals Problem” is applied to the cutting-edge technology of decentralized blockchains.

Biggest Threat for Blockchain: 51% Attack?
28 Jan 2019
Knowledge Base

Blockchain 101 | Part 4: Biggest Threat for Blockchain: 51% Attack?

While blockchains seem fairly secure, there are nonetheless some events that can bring the new technology down to its knees.

What Makes Bitcoin Secure? Hint: Merkle ?
10 Jan 2019
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Blockchain 101 | Part 3: What Makes Bitcoin Secure? Hint: Merkle ?

Distributed ledgers are transparent, private, and immutable. What is it that assures this?

Early Days of Crypto Vs. Early Days of Internet
14 Dec 2018
Knowledge Base

Early Days of Crypto Vs. Early Days of Internet

How difficult was to get online in the mid-90s and how does this relate to the current user experience in the crypto world?

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While blockchains seem fairly secure, there are nonetheless some events that can bring the new technology down to its knees. Among these, the greatest threat is the 51% attack. Watch Timotej Bodlaj (Portfolio Manager at Solidum Capital) explain it in a simple way.

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