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The strategy under the sleeve that Stellar (XLM) holds for 2018

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At first sight, it looks clear that Stellar designed a plan, very carefully, to attract new potential users for 2018 and even further; and the truth is they are successfully making it.

The plan Stellar XLM has made represents a vast range for the future they’re envisioning; one where if you haven’t invested yet in their coin, you should probably need to reconsider it.

Do you want to see what strategies I am talking about? Let’s take a deeper look below:

Stellar takes advantages of Ethereum deficiencies

Even though the popularity of Ethereum has significantly grown, some of their primary processes are still misfiring, letting the coin stay with some vulnerabilities that somehow Stellar may efficiently resolve.

The major attribute that has created traction for Ethereum has been the smart contract concept; and according to different reports, at least 34,000 out of 1 million contracts downloaded were deficient.

It is like this that Stellar appears on the frame since the ICO of Ethereum seems to be needing a base transfer to a safer platform. And on the other hand, Stellar has one of the most reputed platforms at the moment, with the characteristic of the mega signature on the execution of a smart contract, a must in a 100% foolproof system.

Stellar plans to defeat Ripple in their own ground

The similarities in these two platforms are remarkable, on the one hand, they both offer the same service, cross-border currency transfer, and banking. On the other, both supply their users with a gateway to connect them with their respective Blockchain.

In short, both are fighting for the same user target, and at the end, only one will be the winner; a title XLM plans to obtain by using xRapid, xVia and xCurrent.

Stellar organizes win-win alliances in order to excel their service

Alliances are crucial for cryptocurrencies, and Stellar is in fact, taking advantage of it. The first partnership was with IBM and Deloitte, a delightful common work that allowed the users to be more confident while putting on a bet. Consequently, the American technology company, Stripe, endorsed XLM and decided to support the project widely.

At the same time, in May, Stellar will launch “Stellarport”, an exchange platform that will allow users to access new ICO coins in a real-time matter. It is expected from this, that Stellar may put to function on the platform the technology FairX from IBM, which will make trading transactions way faster.

New Technology deployed on the Stellar network

Stellar XLM is thinking of using Lighting network, a technology that will allow them to be able to manage a massive number of users without compromising the quality of transactions.

It seems like Stellar plans to learn from other’s mistakes, like the case of Bitcoin, that definitely was not prepared for the humongous amount of clients they received. Unlike them, Stellar, knowing that is right on track of making alliances to increase their users base, want to improve already the platform the clients would have to handle.

Stellar applying for a more global market

Stellar plans to expand on a global level, but in this case, they’re thinking of diving into markets unexplored someway. That is the case of the African market, one the most untouched financial environments in the world.

The strategy is to engage with all of the increasing technological population in the region, and all the people who live in the urban zones.

As a result, the company expects to fight firmly with other platforms such as MoneyGram, Western Union, and even the local M-pesa.

Summing up, all of the strategies Stellar is working on, tend to make the lives of the users more straightforward and favorable; and that’s something definitely people are likely to embrace, so as a consequence what we can predict for the future of Stellar XLM, is an incredible success.

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Disclaimer: This article should not be taken as, and is not intended to provide, investment advice. Global Coin Report and/or its affiliates, employees, writers, and subcontractors are cryptocurrency investors and from time to time may or may not have holdings in some of the coins or tokens they cover. Please conduct your own thorough research before investing in any cryptocurrency and read our full disclaimer.

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Investors Beware: Another Large Bitcoin Crash Might Be Coming

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The crypto prices have surged quite high in the last few months. Of course, their progress is nowhere near the one seen in 2017, but they appear to be getting there, one day at the time. However, things might not be as simple as that, and according to recent performance — it is more than possible that a major Bitcoin crash is incoming.

The fact is that cryptos saw a massive amount of growth in a very short period. Bitcoin itself more than doubled its price in only two months. Now, the rally is starting to crash in on itself, and the coin is already about $1,000 lower than last week. If such development does come to pass, a lot of people will experience quite large losses, although experienced investors might find some opportunities, and leverage in order to enhance their holdings’ long-term value.

For example, Bitcoin dominance is expected to crash very quickly, which will work in favor of quite a lot of altcoins. While this does not seem to be the best time to invest in BTC, altcoins are another story, and diversifying a portfolio now might end up being very profitable in days to come.

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Top 3 Coins to Buy Before They Go Big

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Crypto bulls are back, that much is clear. The long-lasting, harsh crypto winter is gone, and the new era in digital currency sector opens up some rather interesting opportunities. With many more bull runs expected to come in months ahead, a lot of coins are likely to blow up and maybe even hit new all-time highs, although that still remains purely theoretical.

On the other hand, the fact is that numerous coins are seeing prices that were not achieved since early 2018, and the overall momentum remains bullish. With that in mind, even if new records do not come for a very long time — chances are that many of the coins will blow up enough for investors to see some serious gains in months to come. As a result, investing in some of these coins now might be a very profitable decision, for those who have the patience to wait a few months. Here are some of the projects believed to have the greatest potential to go big in the second half of 2019 and beyond.

1. TRON (TRX)

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Can Crypto Credit Cards Disrupt the Fight Against Financial Crime?

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It is commonly known that the world of finances has the biggest problem with the crime of all existing industries around the world. It has been so throughout history. While the financial world has evolved, so did the criminal activities, and they continue to be an issue. With the arrival of cryptocurrencies, many were hoping that financial crime might be disrupted. However, for now, at least, it appears that cryptos themselves cannot find a way to resolve issues such as international money laundering.

In fact, when it comes to money laundering, the crypto sector appears to be the weakest link, especially because of the nature of digital currencies. The anonymity that cryptos are being praised for means that anyone can get a payment from an unknown source from anywhere in the world. This method can then be used for financing drug trafficking, cyberattacks, terrorists, and more.

Until recently, it was not easy for bad actors to make use of cryptocurrencies obtained for illegal purposes. The number of merchants willing to accept the coins was low, and criminals were forced to find a way to exchange crypto into fiat currencies. However, this came with a set of issues, such as taking foreign exchange risks and then sending the money through wallets and exchanges to a banking system that would allow withdrawal. The banking account was the biggest obstacle here,…

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