David Madrona

Crypto market balance sheet 2022

BY: David Madrona Salazar (guest author) The cryptocurrency ecosystem experienced severe price corrections in 2022, after reaching record highs in market capitalization in 2021. Reminiscent of the 2018 “cryptowinter,” the collapse has eroded more than US $1 trillion ($1.4 trillion) in value and led to a drop in investor value. Layoffs, hiring freezes and subdued…

maria del sagrario navarro lerida

Year 2023: the year of DAOs

By: Maria Del Sagrario Navarro Lerida (guest author) There are those who believe that 2023 will be the year of the DAO – Decentralized Autonomous Organizations-. I think so too. The fact is that the potential of decentralized governance, which makes it possible to generate value in a network, distribute that value through tokenization, and…

the metaverse of the future

By: John Fernández (guest author) Metaverse, this is the word that resonates more and more in the technology sector that aims to give a 360 degree turn to what we know today as internet. The most basic vision is that of a virtual environment in which we can perform tasks of our daily lives with…

andres martinez zurita

Investment in cryptocurrencies, NFTs, DeFi, need or not to register in the Registry of Crypto Providers of the Bank of Spain?

By: Andrés Martínez – Zurita (guest author) As I discussed in a post in April 2022 on my LinkedIn profile, I was involved in advising on the incorporation of an investment vehicle, which would invest in cryptocurrencies, NFTs, DeFi (decentralized finance), in various Liquidity Pools, etc. Does a crypto-investment company need authorization or registration? As…

The key is the United States and BRICS

By: David Madrona (guest author) The US superpower has the key to establish and position itself in the new multipolar world, captained by a BRICS (Union and alliance of countries originally formed by Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa), in which more and more political formations agree with an abandonment of the dollar standard,…

Alfredo Collosa

The advantages of blockchain in tax administrations and use cases

By: Alfredo Collosa (guest author) Increasingly, Tax Administrations (TAs) are using Blockchain in their activity; which requires a review, exposed in this article, where its main advantages and some of the use cases are discussed. BLOCKCHAIN ADVANTAGES Blockchain has advantages such as security, decentralization of the network with smart contracts that can streamline and optimize…

Eduardo Ubide

Blockchain and international trade

By: Eduardo Ubide (guest author) The international environment and mechanics related to international trade are constantly evolving. In addition, remote relationships between customer and supplier, aspects related to trust, agility and operating costs, force us to look towards other alternatives that, in one way or another, allow international trade of products and services to grow…