The Boundary Impact Ventures
Exploring scientific risks and scientific infrastructure as an alternative asset.
Funding scientific (token) economies
How cryptocurrencies and the blockchain can enable the creation of horizontal economies and the opportunities that exist for science.
Asset-backed tokens / cryptocurrency for science
This post explores the possibility of creating asset backed tokens to fund long-term scientific assets
1. Science is an alternative asset class, with non-correlated risk-return characteristics that are attractive to deep value-oriented investors.
2. Value will accrue most to those that are (re)building global "scientific infrastructure" — agnostic of any specific scientific discipline.
3. Previous issues with funding long-dated scientific risks can be addressed through tokenisation of scientific assets and investments in scientific (token) economies