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Real-estate’ is one of the first means of investing that comes to mind. It is tried, trusted and has a solid track record to exemplify it’s desirability. In Germany, the housing market has risen by 11.9% between Q1–2020 and Q1–2021 alone; while this year also saw double digit growth. Combined with current German inflationary figures of 3.8%, and estimates for the end of 2021 closer to 5% (a ten year high) — it is quickly apparent why real-estate is an attractive inflationary hedge. Arguably, even a necessary one.

There are common fundamental issues with real-estate investing: the extremely high monetary…


See the first partnership of one of our portfolio companies. Basenode.io — a startup offering crypto accounting services to freelancers — officially partnered with Pekuna — the leading crypto tax reporting agency in Germany.

basenode.io got into its first partnership with: Pekuna!

basenode.io aims to empower freelancers to embrace crypto payments. Together with Pekuna, they thrive to bring the crypto adoption forward. Pekuna is the leading crypto tax reporting agency in Germany, helping freelancers to get along with the difficult topic of crypto taxation under German jurisdiction. In the future, basenode.io …


The cryptocurrency space is notorious for creating a lot of hype and utilizing unique ways of generating excitement among its community. An increasingly popular way of doing so is using “Airdrops.” Airdrops are a popular marketing stunt and this article will discuss in further detail what they are, how you can benefit from them, and what you should pay attention to.

Author: Elias Mendel

But what is an Airdrop?

An Airdrop describes the distribution of coins or tokens to wallet addresses. …


Blockchain Founders Group invests in basenode.io

The market cap of cryptocurrencies has exceeded 1 trillion dollars already. The rapidly-growing crypto market and the adoption of payments with cryptocurrency will eventually lead to a greater need for intelligent accounting systems that are up-to-date. Especially for freelancers, as a means of gaining more control over their money.

At basenode.io, our mission is to eliminate the gap between standard accounting features and blockchain-based accounting.

Freelancers worldwide are embracing token payments since they are faster, cheaper and often easier to use. Reluctance to implement token payments is usually seen due to the difficulty of integrating token transactions into traditional bookkeeping…


Would you pay nearly $70 million for a digital piece of art that you could also obtain by right clicking the image and hitting download? NFT art has taken the art market by storm with seemingly exponential growth and unfathomable prices for digital works of art. Whether this form of art is sustainable remains to be seen. However, two things are certain: 1) It seemingly is altering the course of the art market and writing art history. 2) The underlying technology — blockchain technology and tokenization — have a multitude of useful applications outside of just digital art pieces. To…


Fake goods are increasing, the luxury experience is dwindling and blockchain is here for the rescue. In the following article, we will take a look at some key applications of blockchain technology in the luxury industry. These include product authentication, an improved customer experience, and a more transparent supply chain. But first, what is blockchain? Author JP Patheja Hellmich

Blockchain! A buzzword frequently thrown around but seldom understood. So what is this technology and why the fuss?

The underlying concept is rather simple: it’s a database. A database in which information is electronically stored in blocks. These blocks have a…


The nascent tweet NFT market is for many a bizarre place. Magically turning Twitter tweets into digital assets with price tags and putting them up for sale is the latest craze in the world of crypto. Some sense an investment opportunity. However, too little is known yet about tweet NFT trades from a financial perspective. Against this backdrop, we provide for the first time exploratory insights on key metrics such as trade volume, profitability, and price determinants. Our analysis is built on a rich dataset sourced from scraping the Web via a custom Python script.


Blockchain Founders Group invests in Blockrocket, an accelerator for early-stage blockchain startups

We are delighted to announce Blockchain Founders Group’s investment in BLOCKROCKET, a startup that launched in Germany in early 2019 by a group of high-net-worth individuals from the Fintech space with the aim to help other startups, corporates, and investors working with blockchain technology. Some of the investments in the BLOCKROCKET portfolio include: i) Arkane Network, who provides wallet solutions, and solutions for non-fungible tokens (NFTs), ii) Trality, a platform for anyone to create and invest through trading bots which trade crypto assets in an automated way, iii) BREACH, aiming to insure the loss of crypto assets due to cryptocurrency…


As Jack Dorsey, the co-founder and CEO of Twitter, recently sold his first tweet as a non-fungible token (NFT) for $2.9m, many investors, speculators and artists joined the tweet NFT market. But what is exactly happening in this rapidly changing environment and what is the hype all about? Analyzing recently sold tweets and some recent purchase offers will provide a deeper understanding of the current market characteristics. Authors: Christian Flasshoff, Jan Steegmüller, Philipp Sandner

Characteristics of sold tweet NFTs

On March 22, 2021 the most expensive tweet NFT transaction was conducted, in which Jack Dorsey (co-founder and CEO of Twitter) sold his first tweet…


Discussions on blockchain technologies have been around for several years. One of the topics currently dominating the news is “non-fungible tokens” (NFTs). These can be used to tokenize unique items like artwork or music. A comparably new development is the tokenization of short messages (“tweets”) from Twitter. The market develops rapidly and tweet NFTs become a considerable subject for investment and speculation. Authors: Jan Steegmüller, Christian Flasshoff, Philipp Sandner

What are tweet NFTs?

Non-fungible tokens are currently extremely present in the news around blockchain technologies. Not only art but also tweets from the social media platform Twitter are now converted into NFTs and…

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