Although stablecoins are regularly considered as assets to secure positions or de-expose themselves, they are not without risks.

The main risks to which stablecoins are exposed are as follows (list not exhaustive) :

  • Counterparty risk (issuer of the stablecoin)

  • Technology risk

  • Volatility risk

  • Stablecoin liquidity risk

  • Systemic risk

  • Economic and financial environment risk