Still frozen: decentralized exchanges are not as safe as Vitalik Buterin thinks

Still frozen: decentralized exchanges are not as safe as Vitalik Buterin thinks

Bitcoin isn't anonymous, Bancor is hacked, half of ICOs die within four months, online course on crypto has started in London, FINRA asks to disclose crypto activities, crypto can become a mainstream, China warns against blockchain

People often look at returns and say this is a great deal, but we teach in finance that return is a compensation for risk. These are stakes in platforms that have not yet been built, that have no participants yet. There’s a lot of risk. The majority of ICOs do fail.

Leonard Kostovetsky, researcher from the Boston College

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