Why is Web3 more democratic than WEB 2.0?

One of the promises of Web3 is to give power and choice to users, to represent a more democratic age of the Internet. But which features deliver on this promise? Web 1.0 is the static information network, with creators on one side and readers on the other. Web 2.0 is marked by the advent of … Read more

NFT: beware of scams

The NFT market began to gain momentum in 2020, growing over 300% from last year and representing millions of dollars worth of cryptocurrencies. During the first week of May 2022, the sale of these tokens then fell by 92% compared to last September. However, the market still generates the equivalent of millions of dollars, raising … Read more

FTX bankruptcy will strengthen cryptocurrency’s search for meaning

By Arthur de la Brunière, Web3 Analyst, EY Fabernovel. While October was already marked as the month with the most hacks of protocols, with about 760 million dollars stolen, the famous “cryptosphere” finds itself once again weakened. As a reminder, the cumulative total of cryptocurrency hacks in 2022 reaches $2.98 billion, a record. This new … Read more

Mon Livret C offers its own crypto-asset investment solutions for wealth management professionals

Mon Livret C, a Lyon-based startup that has developed expertise in the production of investment solutions in crypto-assets, now announces that it is specializing its offer with wealth management professionals (CGP, Family Offices, Groups, etc.) . The company, which is currently completing its first round of fundraising with private investors, wants to strengthen its innovative … Read more

Unbelievable but true!

The announcement of a cut in the inflation rate (+0.3% in October instead of the 0.5% expected by economists, and 7.7% at an annual rate at the end of October, instead of 8.2% at the end of September) catalyzed a rare stock market . growth. In a few hours, the Nasdaq rose by more than … Read more

The opening of the NFT Factory: what impact on the sector?

What are NFTs? What are the links to Web3? NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, are tokens similar to those used in cryptocurrencies and make it possible to digitize various information, partially stored in a blockchain. Their immutable character allows for a multitude of uses in different sectors such as luxury, video games, real estate, or even … Read more

Is the crypto/tech relationship broken?

A noticeable difference in performance may be on the way, although it may be too early to tell. Tech saw a massive selloff last week after weak earnings news, but cryptoassets largely held their own. This contrasts with previous months where stocks, heavily linked to crypto-assets, suffered setbacks. Indeed, price stability has become an increasingly … Read more

Is cryptocurrency useful as a payment method?

Therefore, these 100% digital assets are not regulated by any financial authority or central bank. Unlike traditional coins and notes, this virtual money has no physical existence and is stored and exchanged through digital wallets or stored on some USB keys. In the early days, cryptocurrency was mostly used in more or less illegal shopping … Read more