Essays about: "cryptocurrency"

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  1. 1. Initial Coin Offering, Don't you want to miss the next big thing?

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Dung Truong; [2020]
    Keywords : Initial Coin Offering ICO ; Crowdfunding; Entrepreneurial Finance; Tokens; Cryptocurrency;

    Abstract : Initial Coin Offering (ICO) is an increasingly popular way for new technology ventures to raise funds from the public in recent years. Considering the novelty of ICO, there is a lack of research that investigates the motivational factors of investors who participated in ICO investment. READ MORE

  2. 2. Blockchain technology in the future Swedish electricity system : An exploratory study and multi-level perspective analysis of blockchain in the energy transition in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Saga Carle; Viktor Vifell Nilsson; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Blockchain, a distributed ledger technology, became publicly known when the cryptocurrency Bitcoin was introduced in 2009. As the financial value of cryptocurrencies increased, the interest for blockchain grew, leading other sectors to explore if blockchain could be used in other areas as well. READ MORE

  3. 3. ICOs - A Tale of Greed and Opportunity : A qualitative study of how entrepreneurs in Sweden perceive this novel and unique financing method

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Daniel Sven Corominas Larsson; Ilia Alexeevich Bobadilla Smolski; [2020]
    Keywords : Initial Coin Offering ICO ; Blockchain; Cryptocurrency; Proof of Work PoW ; Miner; Altcoin; Fiat Money; Venture Capital VC ;

    Abstract : This study is within the field of financial innovation and entrepreneurship. The thesis’s primary purpose is to investigate how and why entrepreneurs in Sweden are positioning themselves in regarding Initial Coin Offerings as a new financial vehicle based on the Swedish regulations and the underlying factors to the entrepreneur’s point of view. READ MORE

  4. 4. Inference and Prediction of Cryptocurrency Market Returns

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Emilia Felicidad Alarcon Valdez; [2020]
    Keywords : Cryptocurrency Market; Machine Learning; Prediction; Inference; Determinants; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The potential for making profits investing in cryptocurrencies, the hedging benefits and the role in global economy, make it relevant to study the determinants of cryptocurrencies and to analyze different returns prediction models. Previous studies have focused one or some cryptocurrencies, this study analyzes the cryptocurrency market as a whole and finds the determinants of the cryptocurrency market and a returns prediction model using a machine learning approach. READ MORE

  5. 5. Transaction synchronization and privacy aspect in blockchain decentralized applications

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Patarawan Ongkasuwan; [2020]
    Keywords : Blockchain; distributed database; distributed ledger; digital ledgers; centralized database; decentralized database; Ethereum; Blockchain synchronization; security-related; cryptocurrency; digital currency; transaction; user experience; privacy strategy; smart contract; risk; Blockchain; distribuerad storbok; digital ledbok; centraliserad databas; decentraliserad databas; Ethereum; Blockchain-synkronisering; säkerhetsrelaterad; cryptocurrency; digital valuta; transaktion; användarupplevelse; sekretessstrategi; smart kontrakt; risk;

    Abstract : The ideas and techniques of cryptography and decentralized storage have seen tremendous growth in many industries, as they have been adopted to improve activities in the organization. That called Blockchain technology, it provides an effective transparency solution. READ MORE