Emerging Technologies

Cryptocurrency regulation is changing. Here's what you need to know

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The quality of regulation could affect where a cryptocurrency is adopted Image: REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

Kathryn White
Tech Innovation Strategy Associate Director, Metaverse Continuum Business Group, Accenture
Sandra Waliczek
Blockchain and Digital Assets, World Economic Forum
Ousmène Mandeng
Senior Advisor Blockchain and Multiparty Systems, Accenture
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Macroeconomic criteria for cryptocurrency. Image: World Economic Forum’s Digital Currency Governance Consortium

Crypto-assets based on proof-of-work-consensus mechanism: bitcoin, ether. Crypto-assets based on proof-of-stake-consensus mechanism: Cardano, Solana.
Market capitalisation-indexed growth of selected segments of the crypto-asset ecosystem Image: CryptoCompare and ECB calculations
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