Cryptocurrency Terms to Know Before You Invest

Here is a quick guide to cryptocurrency terms. We define technical terms, slang, acronyms, and other jargon related to cryptocurrency.



  • QUANTUM COMPUTING

    An advanced form of computing that allows extremely complex problems to be solved very quickly. For cryptocurrency, quantum computing is important because once it is advanced enough, it may be capable of hacking private keys.

  • QUANTITATIVE EASING

    A method of increasing monetary supply (and lowering interest rates) by introducing new money to the market from a central authority.

  • QUANTUM RESISTANT TOKENS

    QRTs. Customizable tokens that can be created using Quantum Resistant Ledger. QRTs are resistant to attacks from quantum computing.