Category : Blockchain Glossary

51% Attack

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Usually, attackers use 51% of attacks to reverse the transactions that have already taken place in the blockchain.

Absolute Advantage

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Absolute advantage is when a producer can produce a good or service in greater quantity for the same cost, or the same quantity at lower...

Active Management

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It is where human capital is used to manage the portfolio of funds. Normally, managers in charge of active management rely fully on personal judgment,...

Ad Hoc

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This Latin word means “to this,” commonly understood as “for this.” Besides, it can be used to mean “as needed.”This term is commonly used in...

Airdrops

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In the cryptocurrency business, an airdrop means a marketing stunt that involves sending tokens or coins to the wallet addresses to enhance awareness of the...

Allocation

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This is an allotment of equity or tokens that may be purchased, earned, or set aside for a certain investor, an organization, a group, etc....

Altcoin

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Altcoin is a cryptocurrency, just like Bitcoin. Bitcoin and Altcoin share some characteristics, but they are different in some ways. Altcoin differs from Bitcoin in...

Algorithm

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Cryptocurrency is a type of currency where encryption is normally used to regulate and generate currency units. It uses cryptography to ensure there is security...

Angel Investor

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An Angel investor is also called a private investor, angel funder, or seed investor. It is a high-net-worth person who offers financial backing to small...

Anti-Money Laundering

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It refers to the policies and legislation forcing financial institutions to monitor their clients to prevent corruption and money laundering. Financial institutions are needed to...