The History of the European Central Bank

After two world wars in less than a century, many people sought the means to prevent such devastation from happening again. One idea put forward by a French civil servant, Jean Monnet, and taken up by France’s foreign minister at the time, Robert Schuman, was to pool the industries that were seen as the engines of war: coal and steel. In 1951, six countries – France, Germany, Belgium, Italy, Luxembourg…

Keeping Digital Communities Weird

Thank you for having me here. It’s really a pleasure. This is my first time in Poland. I’ve traveled all around Europe; for some reason, I had not been to Poland before. I’m really enjoying my stay in Warsaw and I’m really excited to be here for this particular event. Thank you so much to the organizers of this event for making it possible for me to visit Warsaw, and…

THE NEW RESERVE CURRENCY – FORGIVENESS

THE NEW RESERVE CURRENCY – FORGIVENESS

Hello I have a bold project I’m working on to make forgiveness the new reserve currency of the world. It’s called RemedyCoin.com – I’ve identified a method to certify the receipt of value from another person and when one person sacrifices for the benefit of another that’s a marvelous thing and I’ve come up with a way that we can have terms where a group of people who hold these…

Bitcoin Q&A: Does the price matter for adoption?

Bitcoin Q&A: Does the price matter for adoption?

M.J. asks, “Does price matter?” “If bitcoin does not greatly increase in value relative to goods and services, as well as fiat currencies, can it still disrupt banking, prevent governments from stealing their citizens’ savings through currency debasement, reduce corruption, and / or prevent unnecessary warfare funded by money printing?” Yes, I think cryptocurrencies can disrupt a whole deal of centralised banking and financial institutions… by the mere fact that…

Kyle Bass On: China’s Currency Conundrum | Interview | Real Vision™

Kyle Bass On: China’s Currency Conundrum | Interview | Real Vision™

I’ll give you a great anecdote. I met with someone in the Russian finance ministry. And we became– we shared information. This isn’t a collusion thing. We were talking very specifically about this the geopolitical economic situation and our work in Asia. And they were keen to understand a few of the points that I had made at a conference. At the conclusion of the call, and I’d never really…

What is passive currency overlay?

What is passive currency overlay?

Institutional investors face constant pressure to deliver returns and reduce costs. They must deal with a range of challenges including the impact of currency volatility on their investments. To help you maintain full oversight of your FX journey we have developed a comprehensive program to support you in both portfolio hedging and share class hedging. Let’s start with an example of portfolio hedging… Your fund base currency is in Euro…

Crypto Market Analysis | How to Answer Rank Questions in Cindicator app

Hi everyone, my name is Ivan And today I would like to show you how to answer the rank questions on digital assets in the Cindicator application I hope it will be very helpful and will improve the quality of your forecasts. We will use our web application in this case. For the rank question you need to put a number of options in a certain order. For example a…

Ethereum Q&A: Why I’m writing ‘Mastering Ethereum’

Ethereum Q&A: Why I’m writing ‘Mastering Ethereum’

“People are worrying that they’re going to lose you, Andreas, to the altcoin sphere.” Oh no! “Peter says, “Recently I’ve seen more and more people, especially on Twitter, commenting on… whether you will remain faithful to Bitcoin.” “In certain ways, I empathise. You certainly have never been in this for the money.” “That’s what I truly and thoroughly believe.” “It makes me wonder why you would spend so much time…