The Cryptocurrency Revolution

Synopsis

The Cryptocurrency Revolution explains the most important takeaways from the continued growth of digital currencies and blockchain technology and explores the transformative possibilities of borderless payments, decentralized finance ('DeFi') and machine-to-machine transactions.

Written in jargon-free and accessible language, this book examines the key value proposition of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies and how decentralized technologies could enable banks and financial institutions to become more efficient. It looks at the potential impact of company-backed virtual currencies (such as Facebook's Libra) and how governments and regulators around the world are reacting to these innovations. With discussion of the principles of tokenomics and the difference between public and private blockchains, 

Technical info
Rhian LEWIS. The cryptocurrency revolution : finance in the age of Bitcoin, blockchains and tokens. London, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Kogan Page, 2021, 1 online resource.