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Tokens, tokens everywhere

On Nov 17, 2020
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These platforms, which enable the exchange of digital assets without clearing or settlement (let’s call these digital assets “tokens” for short), have real potential. Some tokens will be the currencies of communities.Who knows which of these might become a real markets, but one candidate ...

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Tokens, tokens everywhere

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