April 5, 2018
The value of a traditional security-like financial asset is straightforward to model, and usually translates into the famed discounted cash flow equation. Its subset of variables is widely discussed in the financial literature, and, although most of them turn out to be hard to predict in practice, empirical data surfaces enough correlations for investors and analysts to rejoice in their models.
In the case of security tokens, the model may still apply. In the case of everything else in cryptoland, it doesn’t. – Felipe Gaúcho Pereira, Co-founder, Paratii, On immaturity of tokenized value capture mechanisms