The Elysium is capable of making higher transaction volume than its counterpart - Bitcoin. Merchants get faster confirmation times, while still having ability to wait for more confirmations when selling more priced items.
Allows to secure your wallet, required to enter your password before spending ELSM units. Provides protection from stealing viruses and trojans.
Miners awarded with 550 new elysium per block, an amount which gets halved roughly every 4 years (every 840,000 blocks). The Elysium network is therefore scheduled to produce 704 million elysiums, which is 35 times as many currency units as Bitcoin.