Neo Lithium Announces Definitive Feasibility Study Results on its 3Q Project

2021-10-26 14:13:00 $1.129 billion after-tax NPV with 8% discount rate and a 39.5% IRR at an average price $12,321 /t LCE with a 50-year life of mine and payback of 2 years and 3 months from commencement of production Measured and indicated resources of 1.747 Mt of LCE with an average 923 mg/L Lithium […]

New Ethereum-to-Cardano Bridge Will Provide NFT Creators Eco-friendly Options

2021-10-25 19:57:11 Bondly has announced a new functionality on the Cardano blockchain that is aimed at creators. Energy consumption has been a major problem on the Ethereum network, especially given the increased usage of the blockchain over the past couple of months. Developers behind the project have been working towards moving the network to proof […]

Stock futures extend gains after S&P 500, Dow log record highs

2021-10-26 12:34:41 Stocks extended gains to set fresh record highs on Tuesday as investors took in another hefty set of earnings and economic data. All three major U.S. equity indexes moved higher. The S&P 500 and Dow each set all-time intraday highs, with equity investors proving resilient even in the face of ongoing supply chain […]

Are Current Stock Market Valuations Justified?

2021-10-26 10:21:29 Today we look at why g n’ r are rocking the markets. No, this is not an homage to Axl and Slash, but we will do our best to work ‘Welcome to the Jungle’ into this financial market update. Instead, we are talking about little ‘g’ and little ‘r’ – two of the […]

Layer 2 Solutions Are The Future of Ethereum Scaling, Says Vitalik Buterin

2021-10-26 07:59:31 Ethereum’s scaling hurdles have been at the center of technical discussions among DeFi aficionados and ETH proponents for quite some time now. Today, during the annual Shanghai Blockchain Week conference, Vitalik Buterin shared some thoughts on the matter. Vitalik Buterin, in his opening remarks during this year’s edition of the Shanghai Blockchain Week […]

Ripple Is Bringing Its XRP-Powered On-Demand Liquidity (ODL) Solution to the Middle East

2021-10-26 01:13:54 FinTech firm Ripple has partnered with non-bank digital financial services provider Pyypl to launch global payment network RippleNet’s first-ever On-Demand Liquidity (ODL) deployment in the Middle East (starting with the UAE). Via the ODL service, RippleNet “leverages the digital asset XRP as a bridge between two currencies, allowing you to eliminate pre-funding of […]

Opinion | The First Bitcoin-Related Fund Makes Its Stock Market Debut

2021-10-25 12:23:13 Since then, things have been pretty tame. In an earlier edition of this newsletter, I wrote about non-fungible tokens and how we should think of them as online communes and not only as get-rich-quick schemes. The mix of shared purpose and alienation in NFT online communities came, in part, from earlier iterations of […]