Andrew Singer

Andrew has been a professional writer and editor for more than 30 years. He received an M.A. in statistics from Columbia University in 2017 and has since been working as a freelance writer with a specialty in machine learning, artificial intelligence, blockchain technology and big data. He likes to swim, play tennis and hike in the Hudson Highlands.

Author’s posts

Analysis
U.S. stablecoin issuers might soon face liquidity, customer protection and asset reserve rules — and maybe even a deposit-insurance mandate like banks.
Will US regulators shake stablecoins into high-tech banks?
Andrew Singer
2021-12-31T14:14:00+00:00
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New Year Special
El Salvador’s Bukele arguably brought some 21st-century innovation and luster to a poor Central American land heavily dependent on remittances.
The biggest winners and losers of the crypto industry in 2021
Andrew Singer
2021-12-20T17:14:00+00:00
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Analysis
If corrupt government officials try to delete files on the blockchain, “any change will be noticed immediately by other participants.”
Cure for the itch: Deputizing blockchain to fight public corruption
Andrew Singer
2021-12-18T17:14:00+00:00
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Analysis
The book describes how DeFi improves upon traditional finance’s failings by raising up “marginalized groups,” including the unbanked.
DeFi resolving the five flaws of traditional finance: Book review
Andrew Singer
2021-12-11T17:07:00+00:00
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Analysis
Assuming a fix for its troublesome language, the bill might eventually prove a boon — another sign “digital assets are here to stay.”
US infrastructure law could brace up digital assets — but first some fixes
Andrew Singer
2021-12-03T16:45:00+00:00
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Analysis
If inflation is taking a deeper hold on the global economy, could Bitcoin become less a speculative tool and more a safe haven?
Inflationary winds from around the world spell a sea change for Bitcoin
Andrew Singer
2021-11-19T15:47:00+00:00
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Analysis
More participation? The approval of the BTC ETF in October exacerbated the trend. “There is a much easier path to gaining this exposure.”
Are institutional investors the key silent partners of crypto?
Andrew Singer
2021-11-12T14:25:00+00:00
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Analysis
U.S. Treasury’s recommendations, if adopted, could hinder stablecoin innovation in the near future, but in the long run, they might be a boon.
The stablecoin scourge: Regulatory hesitancy may hinder adoption
Andrew Singer
2021-11-05T15:14:00+00:00
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