Maxim Bederov - Digitization, Digital Currency

Cash ban: Is Germany still a developing country in this regard? Who is further along than us?

Germany is definitely a developing country from a current perspective. I like to remember my last trip to China: a lady from the village has sold her home-made tartlets. Besides that, she had two phones lying. Because: The tartlets were buyable via QR code! But that is not an isolated case. If you enter a…

How crypto-exchanges could be the saviour of a scandal-hit industry

Cryptocurrency exchanges are the linchpin of the digital industry, however, based on recent incidents and scandals, some of them definitely need to clean up their act. Today, exchanges are a key part of the $300 billion USD coin-trading market’s growth, enabling investors to trade and enjoy new opportunities. However, a lack of regulation remains the…

Is it really foreseeable that there will be no more cash in the future? - Maxim Bederov

John Cryan gave cash less than 10 years a few years ago: how much longer are we still going to pay cash?

Cash is an obsolete model no matter how much we still emotionally cling to it. The fast pace of time, digitization, and the advances in artificial intelligence technology will make it unimaginable in the foreseeable future that retailers will continue to spend their money on us, and we’ll even have to go to a cash…

What makes a qualified investor in today's world? - Maxim Bederov

“Those that will need their money in the next few years, should now take profits”

This was the title of a report published on 08/05/2019 in the Handelsblatt, in which Donald Trump was quoted. The reason therefore are the fears of the investors which are again dominating the markets, because of the customs duty threats that America’s president had made against China.    Since I worked for many years with…