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New exchange-traded-products that track the value of XRP and Litecoin are now available for trading. New exchange-traded products (ETPs) that track the value of XRP and Litecoin (LTC) are now available for trading on the Boerse Stuttgart-owned Swedish exchange Nordic Growth Market (NGM). The news was revealed in a press release shared with Cointelegraph on April 4. Boerse Stuttgart is Germany’s second-largest stock exchange, reporting trading volumes of 71.2 billion euros in 2018. Its wholly-owned subsidiary, NGM, is an authorized exchange with operations across Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland. The newly-listed products are available for European investors and are issued by XBT Provider, a CoinShares company that is domiciled in Sweden and has previously brought Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) tracking products to the Nasdaq Stockholm exchange in 2015 and 2017 respectively. Both today reportedly trade and comprise over $374 million of invested assets. As with XBT’s earlier produc..
Major Swiss stock exchange SIX listed a Ripple-based Exchange Traded Product dubbed Amun Ripple XRP (AXRP). According to its official website, Switzerland’s principal stock exchange, SIX, has listed a Ripple (XRP)-based Exchange Traded Product (ETP) today, April 2. As Cointelegraph reported in March, the exchange had already confirmed that it was planning to list the product, dubbed Amun Ripple (AXRP). Hany Rashwan, co-founder and CEO of Amun — the cryptocurrency derivative development company behind AXRP — at the time claimed that this is the first such product on the market: “We can comfortably say that we expect to release the world’s first XRP ETP within the next two months.” Furthermore, Rashwan also told media that the company has also received SIX’s approval to launch four more ETPs for other altcoins — Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Litecoin (LTC), Stellar (XLM) and Eos (EOS). In November last year, SIX also listed what was reportedly the world’s first ETP tracking an index of multiple c..
The second largest crypto exchange by adjusted trading volume OKEx has started listing Tron on its customer-to-customer market. Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange OKEx has began listing Tron (TRX) on its customer-to-customer (C2C) trading market, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph on March 7. OKEx’s decentralized C2C trading platform enables users to trade digital assets directly with each other, much like a peer-to-peer (p2p) model. On the platform, users are able to place orders with self-selected exchange rates and payment methods including cryptocurrencies and fiat currencies such as British pounds, Chinese renminbi, Vietnamese dong, Russian rubles and Thai baht. Following the listing, the exchange will launch several promotional events for users trading TRX. In late February, OKEx started listing Ripple (XRP) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) on its C2C platform. At the same time, OKEx announced the delisting of three cryptocurrencies: NEO (NEO), QTUM (QTUM) and Exchang..
BitMart Exchange, a premier global digital asset trading platform, recently announced the listing of Skillchain (SKI). SKI/BTC trading pair is available starting at 8:00 AM (EST) on February 26 and withdrawal feature is available on February 27. Skillchain is a blockchain-based platform where colleges, recruiting organizations, and non-scholastic training organizations can meet to certify and ensure a man’s skills in a lasting manner. It gives everyone the opportunity to create their own personal “Life Skill Passport”, a personal profile for each individual certifying all their credentials, academic or otherwise. The platform ensures each resume is 100% verified, and goes for solving the problem of organizations spending millions to find the best representatives without the certainty. “Skillchain’s mission is bring clarity to the recruitment world. Leveraging on blockchain technology, the system will certify the skills, education, training, experience and recommendations of students,..
The OKEx C2C platform has listed Ripple and Bitcoin Cash while delisting NEO, QTUM and Exchange Union (XUC). Malta-based major cryptocurrency exchange OKEx has listed Ripple (XRP) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) on its customer-to-customer (C2C) trading platform, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph on Feb. 22. OKEx, the top third crypto trading market by daily trading volumes at press time, now allows users to buy or sell XRP and BCH with five supported fiat currencies: the British pound (GBP), Chinese renminbi (CNY), Vietnamese dong (VND), Russian ruble (RUB) and Thai baht (THB) on the OKEx C2C trading platform. The Thai baht was added to the OKEx C2C platform in mid-February. During the newest upgrade, all services on the OKEx C2C platform will remain as normal, the announcement states. The platform allows users to place orders with self-selected exchange rates and payment method, purchasing or selling crypto from other users using fiat with zero transaction fees. The new ..
The education platform from Binance launched in December to combat misinformation among crypto users. Cryptocurrency exchange Binance’s education portal has reached the top three most popular products on Y Combinator-backed exposure platform Product Hunt, the website’s listings revealed on Feb. 18. Product Hunt, which launched in 2013 to showcase up-and-coming products and services to mainstream consumers, currently holds Binance Academy as its third-highest ranking entity. Other cryptocurrency-related offerings include trading tool Robinhood and statistics and passive income generator Earn.com. Binance Academy debuted in December last year as a means of providing cryptocurrency traders with information on Bitcoin (BTC) and the cryptocurrency industry in general. Executives appeared eager to increase technical proficiency among users in the wake of multiple ongoing hacks of exchange platforms. “Education is the integral pillar to proliferating crypto and blockchain usage,” chief growt..
This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the press release. BitMart Exchange, a premier global digital asset trading platform, recently announced the listing of Liquidity Network (LQD). LQD/BTC and LQD/ETH trading pairs will be available starting on February 18th and withdrawal feature will be available on February 20th. Started on September 2017, Liquidity Network is an open network built with the future in mind. It allows decentralized blockchains to scale through leveraging secure off-chain transactions. By utilizing non-custodial Hubs, the network allows users to transfer their funds securely, instantly and totally free. Unlike Lightning and Raiden, the implementations of t..
This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the press release. BitMart Exchange, a premier global digital asset trading platform, recently announced the listing of Endor Protocol (EDR). EDR/BTC and EDR/ETH trading pairs are available starting at 8:00 AM (EST) on February 3 and withdrawal feature is available on February 5. Endor was officially announced in February, 2018. However, the development on the technology began as early as 2014, with fortune 500 companies such as Coca-Cola and Mastercard being able to use AI predictions on the platform to increase revenues in 2017. It boasts a team made up of renowned data analysts and researchers, including leading data scientists and MIT..
The Forbes “Fintech 50” list for 2019 of top fintech firms features little over half as many blockchain companies as before. The Forbes 2019 “Fintech 50” list of the world’s top financial technology firms published on Feb. 4 features six blockchain companies, little more than half the amount listed in the 2018 edition. Released in February of last year, Forbes 2018 “Fintech 50” list contained 11 blockchain- and crypto-related companies. In the introduction to this fourth edition of the list, Forbes writers note that while “crypto prices and ICOs collapsed, overall investment in fintech surged in 2018,” stating that “big fintechs are getting bigger.” The introduction also points out that 20 of the startups are making their appearance on the list for their first time. The list of companies featured “Crypto & Blockchain” as one of its categories. However, the first company on the list which involved such technologies, Axoni, was placed in the “Wall Street” category. This company, accordi..
Waiting lists for Kindergartens in the Kazakh capital of Astana will be recorded on a blockchain. The system for managing waiting lists to kindergartens in the the Kazakh capital of Astana will implement blockchain technology in the beginning of February, local news website Elorda Info reports Tuesday, Jan. 29. In Kazakhstan, parents must apply to have their child accepted to a local kindergarten, which results in waiting lists for certain schools. Queues for kindergartens are managed in accordance with federal law under the Standard of State Service. Priority is given to children whose legal representatives are disabled; children without parental care; children from large families; and children with special educational needs. According to Alisher Abdykadyrov, head of the Department of Investments and Business Development in Astana, the decentralized system will start on Feb.1. Abdykadyrov states that blockchain will optimize waiting lists and make the whole process more transparent. ..