Glossary

Stellar is an open-source payments network that serves as a distributed intermediary blockchain for global financial systems and circulates a native asset, Stellar Lumens (XLM). The Stellar blockchain allows anyone to issue new assets in the network and exchange for other assets via built-in asset exchange features.

Dogecoin is a meme cryptocurrency with the internet-famous Shiba Inu canine breed as a mascot. The project was introduced on Twitter by Jackson Palmer on November 27, 2013 when he tweeted about “investing” on “Dogecoin”, a made-up name.

Litecoin initiated a 150 coin pre-mine, coins rewarded for mining the genesis block and 2 subsequent blocks, which were initially reserved for project development bounties. Its genesis block was on 10/7/2011.

USD Coin (USDC) is fiat-collateralized stablecoin that offers the advantages of transacting with blockchain-based assets while mitigating price risk. Each USDC is issued as an ERC-20 token on the Ethereum blockchain and is 100% collateralized by a corresponding USD held in accounts subject to regular public reporting of reserves.

The Cosmos project has set itself a goal that is currently a long time coming in the blockchain sector: Achieving interoperability. In other words, the possibility of allowing different blockchain projects to work via the same protocol without influencing each other.

Binance Coin is the native token of the Binance blockchain issued by Binance to circulate in the Binance ecosystem (e.g. the Binance online and decentralised exchange). Binance Coin was originally issued as an ERC-20 compliant token on Ethereum. In April 2019, Binance launched its own blockchain and exchanged all existing ERC-20 Binance Coin tokens for Binance Coins on the Binance blockchain.

Binance Coin was created to complement the revenue model of the Binance exchange. Traders and investors can use Binance Coin to benefit from a variety of discounts and promotions on the Binance exchange. The Binance Insurance Fund (also known as SAFU) is denominated in Binance Coin.

There are around 26 billion ADA tokens in circulation. The max supply is 45 billion ADA tokens.

The current ADA supply is around 31 billion, leaving 14 billion for network incentives. Cardano incentives compensate for the decline in monetary expansion of the network. Incentives increase as the use of the network increases.

Cardano distributed vouchers for 25.9 million ADA in a public sale from September 2015 to January 2017. Participants could redeem the vouchers for actual ADA coins through Cardano’s native Daedalus wallet. The three entities supporting Cardano’s development received 5.2 billion ADA (11.6% of the total) after Cardano’s Genesis block was mined.

Annual Percentage Yield (APY) is a method of calculating the amount of money earned in a money market account over the course of a year.

Serum is a decentralized exchange (DEX) on the Solana blockchain

Buy and sell walls play an important role in trading crypto-currencies and provide information about the market trend of a particular currency.

The Metaverse is a digital alternative to the physical world. Not a game, not a fixed destination, but a digital reality.

Diese grundlegende Komponente für alle Off-Chain-Protokolle ist für die Sicherheit der Werte entscheidend.