Stellar Lumens (XLM) News, Price Predictions, Opinions and Analyses Created by Users

Stellar Lumens (XLM)

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Stellar Lumens (XLM) is a cryptocurrency made by Jed McCaleb and the Stellar Foundation in 2014. Stellar is often described as an open-source, distributed and community owned network used to facilitate cross-asset transfer. Its goal is to create universal access and participation in the global economy. The Stellar exchange has created functions that allow users to transfer crypto into fiat and vice-versa through the help of stablecoins

The inception of Stellar comes after McCaleb left Ripple, a company he founded, due to disagreements in the direction the network should head toward. After leaving Ripple, McCaleb went on to create the Stellar Foundation, which in turn created the Stellar network. 

XLM is the token behind the Stellar network and is often referred to as Lumens. It is often said that Ripple is a fork of Stellar but this is not entirely true Although Stellar may have started its groundwork from the Ripple code, the two codebases are now completely different. For example, Stellar uses a completely different consensus mechanism to Ripple. The key difference between the two is that Stellar is targeted towards helping individuals whereas Ripple intends to help banks. 

XLM operates on the Stellar Consensus Protocol which is basically a network of peers that are capable of running the Stellar Consensus Protocol independently. This method of operation, although not as decentralized as traditional Proof-Of-Work protocols, allows for a high degree of efficiency as it allows transactions to occur through a consensus process among accounts in a quorum slice (meaning only a slice of the network needs consensus for the transaction to occur).

In this tag you can discover Stellar Lumens (XLM) news, price prediction, opinion and analysis created by users.


Does market cap important in choosing your coin?

1 week ago 1 minute read 1 comment piggiemay

Actually I am a simple minded person with regards to cryptocurrencies. I don't do trading and other similar options. I only had few coins in may wallet invested in celsius network, my trusted investment app. I don't have some serious reason to consid...

Where is XRP PRICE going ? My predictions

2 days ago 1 minute read 0 comments skyislimit

Have a great day everybody , lets now look at XRP actions and try to predict what to expect near future Look at the daily first Our support is $0.15 and  resistance is $0.18. Last 3 day XRP try to pass $0.18 but failed , nevertheless it is the one of...

Ripple: Jed McCaleb is selling all its XRP, is that a problem?

8 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Roberto D.

Jed McCaleb, the co-founder of Ripple (XRP) and Stellar (XLM), has sold $ 1.05 billion of XRP since 2014. The dailyhodl.com website tells us that the tokens in McCaleb's possession are compensation for his previous role in Ripple. Here's how McCaleb...

Binance announced a permanent contract for XLM

19 Jan 2020 1 minute read 5 comments Blockchain

The latest information I received today on January 19, 2020 about Binance will launch a permanent contract signing for XLM / USDT and the open trade was announced at 3pm (  hours in my country )   on January 20. / 2020. Over the past few weeks, Binan...

The first Swiss private banking group launches a cryptocurrency custody and negotiation service

28 Jan 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Roberto D.

Julius Baer, ​​the first Swiss banking group in the field of wealth management (deals exclusively with private banking and managed savings for private and institutional customers) with a portfolio of 320 billion Swiss francs, has launched a cryptocur...

This Bullish Crab Move Can Help The Stellar To Become A Biggest Gainer In Top 20 Cryptocurrencies Soon | XLM Long Term Analysis

1 week ago 5 minute read 0 comments moon333

Following a very big bullish BAT pattern: As in my previous several articles I have been following the below harmonic pattern that is formed by the price action of Stellar and that is a very big bullish BAT on monthly chart. The formation of this bul...

Brave & Binance

2 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments BenKenobi

A new feature will soon invest your Brave browser resulting from a partnership with Binance. Indeed, Brave Software has been testing for several months on the Beta version of Brave Browser a widget aimed at facilitating the exchange of cryptomoney.  ...

Ripple (XRP) vs Stellar (XLM) - The Key Differences You Should Know

11 Oct 2019 5 minute read 13 comments Gustas_X_R_P

Over the past week or so, I’ve been comparing Ripple and other tokens (just Bitcoin and Ethereum to start with), and how it could fit into someone’s investment portfolio.  With Ripple, Bitcoin and Ethereum, it’s quite obvious to me that if you’re ser...

Volatility and Correlation - A view of the past with a vision of the future

24 Jan 2020 4 minute read 1 comment Guillermo Escudero

In this market article we will discuss a concept that is heard a lot in financial markets and even more in the crypto ecosystem, which are volatility and correlation. We will see how volatile Bitcoin is making a comparison with three other crypto kno...

XLM on Binance Futures!

20 Jan 2020 1 minute read 4 comments oceanloader4

Binance continue their mission to add a perpetual swap for all altcoins ever created   A week or so back Binance added a perpetual swap market for Litecoin (see my earlier post).   Now they've added Stellar Lumens (XLM) :https://www.binance.com/en/su...