Inflation and the Economy

Inflation is the increase in the price of goods and services in an economy, over a set period of time. For that reason, inflation is also defined as the reduction of purchasing power of a given currency. There are several conditions that define price inflation.

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What are Forward and Future Contracts?

Essentially, forward and futures contracts are agreements that allow traders, investors, and commodity producers to speculate on the future price of an asset. These contracts function as a two-party commitment that enables the trading of an instrument on a future date (expiration date), at a price agreed upon at the moment the contract is created.

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What is Siacoin?

Siacoin provides a decentralized cloud storage facility which facilitates payments using blockchain technology. Siacoin stakeholders can host or rent storage space, carry out mining of Siacoin and also make their contributions in developing the Siacoin platform.

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Next Bitcoin Halving in 2020

On January 12 back in 2009, Satoshi Nakamoto sent the first Bitcoin transaction to Hal Finney in a move that soon became history. At that time, one block produced a total of 50 Bitcoins. That's the amount he sent to Hal, although for a quirk in the system, that amount has never been available for being spent.

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