Explained Live: ‘Bitcoin as much a political movement as a technological one’

Explained Live: ‘Bitcoin as much a political movement as a technological one’

Updated: January 15, 2022 8:19:42 am In this explained.Live session, researcher and advisor Tanvi Ratna, Founder & CEO, Policy 4.0, discussed the future of money, there being no one blanket identity for cryptocurrency and why banks are staying away from it On cryptocurrency’s journey from a decentralised tender to an asset class Imagine Pranav and Aashish are living in different parts of India and Pranav has something that Aashish wants to buy and they don’t know each other, they are strangers. So should Pranav send the money first or should Aashish send the goods first? That’s essentially the trust deficit and to fill this trust deficit in all transactions we have intermediaries. Banks are essentially doing the same thing in financial transactions, you don’t know if the other person is …
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