Convenient scheme. Tether USDT can be backed by the dollar only partially

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Convenient scheme. Tether USDT can be backed by the dollar only partially

It gave an excellent idea of the company's Tether, which is accused of endless issue stablon . The company has quickly made changes in the content of your website. Now it says USDT supported «cash equivalent». How exactly — not specified. Innovation has caused another outrage in the community. Users claim that the company is not declared on the regulations.

We will Remind, earlier the company vowed that every USDT backed by a real dollar. According to Frances Coppola in Forbes, the wording of the company «cash equivalents for liquidity support token» can refer to other cryptotokens, whether even . According to Coppola, now Tether works on the principle of «a very risky fractional reserve banking».

Fractional reserve banking is a financial model in which banks keep in reserve only a small portion of client money. The remaining funds are used for the distribution of loans and payments to clients interest on deposits. Although this model is good for the banks under the regulation of the fed, it may not work for coins that needs to maintain a stable price. And this is especially true Tether, which reinforces your «other assets». They can even be oil prices which fluctuate on a daily basis.

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This news only raises more questions to the already undermined the credibility of the Tether. We will remind, in the end of last year representatives of the company that only in one of their vaults is $ 1.8 billion. To confirm these data difficult, since the company long ago severed relations with follow-up by the auditor and a long time is not investigated. More data to search for .

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