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A new era of trade: the incredible asset marketplace of 2025

By 2025 token markets will have become more or less completely interconnected, touching nearly every commercial industry. A mix of centralized and decentralized networked marketplaces will have a worldwide impact that’s difficult to fully comprehend today. Find out why.

Security Token Offerings & Symbol – the perfect partnership

About $250 billion in stocks and other securities are traded on stock markets every day. Traditional markets are highly insulated and poorly interconnected, mainly relying on third party brokerages to execute trades on behalf of users. Security Tokenization looks to completely disrupt this system.

Symbol and IoT: joint frontier for secure payments

Attacks on ATMs in Europe was close to 20,000 in 2019, with the losses incurred during these attacks amounting to around 250 million Euros in 2019. Symbol combines with IoT devices to secure gas/petrol station pumps, vending machines, and ATMs.

Case study: Trackgood

Trackgood is a supply chain tracking and sustainability impact tracing tool that is trusted, low-cost, and easy-to-implement – thanks to Symbol blockchain.

Symbol and IoT: securing global credit card usage

Card skimming crimes are on the rise, with each skimmer accounting for up to $1million dollars worth of fraud, and according to the U.S. Secret Service, thefts from ATM skimmers now total more than $1 billion per year. Symbol’s cohesive IoT-tied solutions resolve card-skimming problems of gas/petrol stations and Automated Teller Machines (ATM) users around the globe.

SI’s in focus: Peersyst

Read the first in our series where we focus on the partners that have chosen to work with NEM, and are committed to using Symbol.

We get the series underway with Peersyst, an innovative blockchain SI located in Barcelona, that helps companies take advantage of blockchain technology.

Delegated harvesting explained

Symbol has a noteworthy economic system that allows you to passively earn coin rewards just as if you were mining. This is better than staking rewards given by exchanges since you don’t need to put your coins on an exchange and you are earning actual block rewards.