Babbitt weekly election 丨 The flags of 2020 have already been established. Where do you stand?

Guide: Blockchain has set off a new industry boom in China. Babbitt's weekly election will review the major events that can change the industry trend in the past week from the perspectives of policy supervision, editorial, project ecological landing, technology progress, platform construction, and investment. For all blockchain entrepreneurs, Investors and users can provide a basis for grasping blockchain development trends and opportunities.

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At the end of the year and the beginning of the year, one thing is essential: summing up the past year and looking forward to the year ahead. The industry began to reflect on the past, sum up experience, and post the future. In the first week of 2020, institutions, founders, and analysts have all set the stage for the blockchain industry, predicting the development of the next year and formulating development plans.

Choice: Year-end Review and Forecast

Read the major cryptocurrency events of 2019 in one article

This article reviews the development progress of 2019 from the aspects of native assets (coin, token, stablecoin, central bank digital currency), application (Dapp ecology, DeFi), server (platform and IEO), and looks forward to 2020 (half, Public chain, web3, distributed data storage).

SAFE lays out work in 2020: supports new business formats, and promotes the construction of cross-border financial blockchain service platforms

The National Foreign Exchange Management Working Conference was held last week to summarize foreign exchange management work in 2019, analyze the current foreign exchange market situation, and study and deploy foreign exchange management tasks in 2020, including the launch of a cross-border financial blockchain service platform.

Why are these 7 areas of blockchain worthy of attention in 2020? Pantera partner Paul Veradittakit shares his views

The blockchain investment agency Pantera partner shared seven key areas to watch in 2020: Libra and its digital wallet Calibra, halving Bitcoin block rewards, gaming, DeFi growth, central bank digital currency, infrastructure And Web 3.0 and regulatory hurdles.

Bitcoin 12th year: building tools for the future in the "chaotic era"

2020 is the 12th year of Bitcoin. Bitcoin represents a kind of courage. The chaos of the times often foreshadows problems that cannot be solved according to the existing rules, and reveals the irrationality of the existing order. Ordinary people suffer from it but there is nothing they can do. Only the warriors stare at these irrationalities and build tools to the new world.

Can it be like a WeChat wallet? Important evolution direction of digital wallet technology in 2020

Wallets serve as an important infrastructure for digital assets. In the field of blockchain in 2020, digital wallets may have two more important evolutionary directions: easier-to-use wallet directions-smart contract wallets, wallet ideas and importance.

The world is so chaotic, Bitcoin is not anxious, the 1920s are its golden age

The next 10 years will be a superimposed decade of three large cycles:

  1. The debt cycle is what we call the credit cycle
  2. Sovereign currency cycle
  3. The next two Bitcoin halving cycles

We say bitcoin is not anxious. With compliant trading / Lightning Network / strong mainnet, Bitcoin's fundamentals are getting better and better.

Trend prediction: upcoming events in 2020

Looking ahead, let's see what major news we will all be talking about in 2020:

  1. National CBDC will appear one after another
  2. The joining of traditional large enterprises
  3. Bitcoin halved
  4. Ethereum 2.0
  5. DeFi will usher in adulthood
  6. Libra may launch in 2020
  7. Entry of regulators

12 prediction trends you need to watch out for if the bull market hits in 2020

  1. Prophecy 1: Blockchain + game tide comes
  2. Prophecy 2: Using Telegram at home
  3. Prophecy 3: Use Corda at Work
  4. Prophecy 4: China will vigorously develop digital currency
  5. Prophecy 5: European Wave Breaks Out
  6. Prophecy 6: East-West war will be staged in the field of blockchain
  7. Prophecy 7: The token market will be cleared
  8. Prophecy 8: Bitcoin will have practical applications
  9. Prophecy 9: There will be no more applications on Ethereum, but DeFi will continue to be hot
  10. Prophecy 10: If you only focus on old giants, you will miss the new blockchain network
  11. Prophecy 11: 2020 is a baptism
  12. Prophecy 12: Investors don't want to be customers, they want earnings

Hello 2020! 15 industry v have made New Year's wishes

Since 2020, the big Vs in the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry have also expressed their views on the development of the industry, and at the same time made a wish for the new year. Ledger CEO Pascal Gauthier, CosenSys web3studio co-founder John Wolpert, etc …

X-Order year-end selection 丨 What did we observe in 2019?

X-Order shared their industry observations in 2019 with ten featured articles, covering model coins, deducing the Ponzi scheme cycle, the future of Bitcoin, and more.

On the eve of 2020, what is China's smartest brain thinking about?

At the starting point of 2020, the big names in the crypto circle have expressed their future prospects, including the forecast of Bitcoin halving, the digital currency of the central bank, the future of the blockchain, etc. Hundreds of brains have presented their observations and predictions. .

I. Policy and supervision

Blockchain has received full attention in 2019, and this technology has entered the "law eye" of the government and legislature, meaning that regulation will become one of the most important topics of the blockchain in 2020. Regulatory sandboxes, taxes, etc. may follow.

Comment: Regulatory sandbox and blockchain coexist and help innovation

South Korea's Ministry of Finance: Current tax law does not impose income tax on cryptocurrency transactions

Central Bank's deployment of key tasks in 2020: introduction of a series of financial technology regulatory rules such as blockchain

Blockchain and physical applications

In 2019, the blockchain has acquired some landing applications, and the most common areas are finance and government affairs. The implementation of China's blockchain projects has been at the forefront of the world, especially after 1024. Blockchain has become a national strategy. In 2020, we will see more application landings, and the coverage area will also far exceed 2019.

Blockchain landing application 2019 statistics: government affairs and finance occupy half of the country, and China's blockchain landing volume has reached the world

China's First Unsecured Blockchain Loan Issuance, Guangdong Launches SME Financing Platform

China Baowu's first single-chain ABS "Tongbao No. 1" was successfully established and will be listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange.

Third, the progress of blockchain technology

The Ethereum blockchain network implemented a "Muir Glacier" upgrade last Thursday. This upgrade is designed to delay the difficulty bomb to after 4 million blocks.

Ethereum implements Muir Glacier upgrade, V god praises Sparkpool mining pool

Fourth, investment and financing

Babbitt launches 丨 Industrial blockchain heats up, cloud elephant receives tens of millions of yuan A ++ round of financing

On December 26, the Cloud Elephant Blockchain announced today that it has completed tens of millions of yuan in A ++ rounds of financing. This is the second financing completed by Yunxiang Blockchain in 2019. It is also the first domestic blockchain technology service provider to obtain financing after the "10.24 Speech". So far, the Cloud Elephant Blockchain has received a total of 5 rounds of financing since its establishment, with a total financing amount of more than 200 million yuan.

Crypto broker BitOoda secures $ 7 million seed round investment

Several energy and commodity dealers have participated in BitOoda's financing, including Gary Ross, head of global oil analysis at S & P global Platts and founder of PIRA Energy, Calvin Schlenker, former head of North American gas trading at British Petroleum, and former JPMorgan Chase Roy Salame, head of commodity sales and structure.

V. Mining

2020, Bitcoin mining is about to usher in the year of life and death

From the end of 2019 to 2020, the bitcoin mining field is built on this positive momentum. Factors such as increasing computing power, new hardware, and upcoming halving of rewards will determine the overall growth of the industry and bitcoin.

The difficulty of BTC mining hits a new high. Is the miner optimistic about halving expectations and continuing to increase? Still riding a tiger?

Bitcoin mining may be difficult in 2020. If you look at the per-T hashrate gain, this data has been declining over the past decade.

DeFi

DeFi has achieved unprecedented growth in 2019 and has now become the mainstay of blockchain applications. As a young link, DeFi brings important opportunities, but there are also some risks. But there is no doubt that in 2020, DeFi will continue to develop and bring more innovative products.

Introduction | Liquidity and Bank Run Risks in DeFi

DeFi weekly selection 丨 High ETH lock-up volume, zero mortgage DeFi for "Great Leap Forward"

2019 DeFi Industry Research Report: DeFi lending continues to grow and expand in 2020, and stablecoins will continue to grow

Read a history of finance and regulation, as well as a lesson for DeFi

How should DeFi deal with catastrophic risks in 2020, and which echelons will rise again?

Seven, central bank digital currency and Libra

Central bank digital currency

China's central bank digital currency is ready to be launched, and it is likely to be launched on a trial basis this year. The People's Bank of China has stated that it will continue to steadily advance the central bank's research and development of digital currency. China's central bank digital currency has attracted global attention. And other countries are also planning their own digital currencies, such as the Bahamas Central Bank digital currency, which is also ready to be released.

The digital currency pilot is expected to land in Shenzhen, and will enter transportation, education, medical and other service scenarios

2020 Central Bank Working Conference: Continue to steadily advance the development of fiat digital currencies

Analysis | "Sea Urchin" Project-Digital Currency of the Bahamas Central Bank

Former SEC officials look at China's central bank digital currency: 2020

2020 is here, the outlook and future of the central bank's digital currency CBDC

Libra

Libra was born in 2019 and became a global focus, but it has set up a big draw and the obstacles and challenges Libra faces are unprecedented. Libra is under global siege. Whether it can be launched in 2020 remains to be seen, but the obstacles ahead are visible to the naked eye.

How did Libra fail today, and how can it succeed in 2020?

Is the multi-asset support setup a failure? Swiss president thinks Libra needs "rework"

Eight: SheKnows final debate at the end of the year

From January 2nd to 3rd, Babbitt launched the "SheKnows End-of-year Debate: 2020, the big change of the blockchain", inviting representatives of entrepreneurs, investors, research institutions and law firms in the blockchain field to participate in the block. Chain practitioners look for directions, find their way, and greet the year of big changes in blockchain in 2020.

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