Stablecoins

The total supply of stablecoins has grown 94% since early February

Adjusted transaction volume for stablecoins hit new all-time high in June: data

The adjusted transaction volume for stablecoins hit a new all-time high in June, according to data collected by The Block. The development represents the third month in a row that the figure was above $40 billion, beating the previous high seen in April. Once again, that adjusted transaction volume was dominated by Tether. The data …

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The total supply of stablecoins has grown 94% since early February

The total supply of stablecoins has grown 94% since early February

The total supply of issued stablecoins has grown 94% since early February, according to The Block Research’s findings. In that time, the total supply grew from $5.68 billion to $11.0 billion. During May, that figure rose from $9.6 billion to $11 billion. As shown in the chart below, the vast majority of stablecoin growth has …

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Stablecoins' rising demand to attract increased regulation

Stablecoins’ rising demand to attract increased regulation

Cryptocurrency markets have seen steady growth; increased regulatory clarity has enabled greater adoption. With growing uncertainty in the global markets, many have turned to crypto as a safe-haven asset for long-term investment. Along with these developments, it is also interesting to note 2020 has been a significant year for stablecoins in general. As adoption in …

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Lipton: Stablecoins Can Bridge Central Banks and Consumer Payments

Lipton: Stablecoins Can Bridge Central Banks and Consumer Payments

Alexander Lipton is the CTO of Sila, a visiting professor and Dean’s Fellow at the Jerusalem Business School of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and a Connection Science Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. As many still wait to receive the check from the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act, which is …

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J.P Koning: Stablecoins Have a Fraud Issue They're Not Addressing

J.P Koning: Stablecoins Have a Fraud Issue They’re Not Addressing

J.P. Koning, a CoinDesk columnist, worked as an equity researcher at a Canadian brokerage firm and a financial writer at a large Canadian bank. He runs the popular Moneyness blog. Often described as the world’s first distributed computer, Ethereum is run by a network of independent and anonymous nodes. This setup ensures no one can be prevented …

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