Blockchain and Decentralized Finance's Impact on Emerging and Frontier Markets

Akin Sawyerr is the co-founder of RocRemit, a blockchain remittance company, a director of Splash Mobile Money, a mobile payments company in Sierra Leone and the Africa Lead for Decred an open-source, Bitcoin fork that places emphasis on development funding, on-chain governance, and consensus mechanisms. Akin is a long time executive and entrepreneur operating in mobile money, remittances, and payments in sub Saharan Africa.

More Exchanges, More Access: Decred Grows Availability & Liquidity

Privacy, liquidity, and availability. According to a user survey from exactly one year ago, the Decred community overwhelmingly identified these three areas of improvement. While the embers of privacy smolder and tease against the silent backdrop of excitement and anticipation, I’d like to focus on solid progress on the other two fronts.


Litecoin Foundation's Franklyn Richards, Decred's Marco Peereboom, eToro's Yoni Assia, and CNN Business' Ivana Kottasová on our CryptoConf stage at Web Summit 2018. It has been a tough time for the cryptocurrency market. A rollercoaster year sees investors, holders, traders and speculators look with concern as to what will happen next. Will these surging currencies survive? And what does the future hold for everyone with an interest in crypto?

The Top 5 Reasons to Become a Decred Stakeholder
Demand for Decred is rising!

Over the last few months we have seen a steady rise in demand for Decred right across the board. We?ve had a big increase in the number of people joining our community on all social networks, hash rate is booming, and relative to inflation the circulating supply of Decred is dropping!

Meet the Token that Comes with 3% Monthly Interest
3 Things You Need to Know About Decred