Projects in the field of blockchain technologies are very attractive for investments. But at the same time, there is no unambiguous approach in assessing the risks of such projects, since this sphere does not yet have sufficient statistical data accumulation for reliable risk analysis. This document presents an expert assessment of the most likely risks associated with investment and execution.
When considering loss probability, businesses usually divide risk into two categories: pure risk and speculative risk.
Pure risks are categories of risk that are beyond anyone’s control, such as natural disasters or untimely death. Types of speculative risk include financial investments or any activities that will result in either a profit or a loss for the business.е ypes of speculative risk include financial investments or any activities that will result in either a profit or a loss for the business.
Potential losses incurred by speculative risks could stem from business liability issues, property loss, property damage, strained customer relations and increased overhead expenses. In this case, we consider only the second type of risk – speculative risks. Attention! When developing a project, we took into account risk factors and laid down the amount of costs based on risks.