Day: August 7, 2020

ParaFi Capital and D1 Ventures invest approximately USD 450,000 in the decentralized exchange DeversiFi

ParaFi Capital and D1 Ventures invested approximately US$450,000 in the decentralized exchange DeversiFi. The governance token of the decentralized exchange DeversiFi is NEC. ParaFi and D1 Ventures plan to participate in the platform’s management platform necDAO. The predecessor of the decentralized exchange DeversiFi was Ethfinex, which was spun off from Bitfinex in 2019. The trading platform re-released its products at the beginning of this year and built the privacy layer of the platform. According to the chain’s note, ParaFi Capital…

ETC Labs teamed up with Kobre & Kim and CipherTrace to launch a cyber attack investigation and file criminal proceedings against the attacker

ETC Labs, the core development and accelerator organization of the Ethereum Classic (ETC) blockchain, announced that in addition to seeking technical solutions, it has cooperated with cross-border dispute and investigation companies Kobre & Kim to seek legal remedies, and cooperated with the authorities through the cryptocurrency intelligence company CipherTrace , To investigate and prosecute the perpetrators of the recent attacks on the Ethereum Classic blockchain and initiate related criminal charges. Chain Wen previously reported that on August 1st, the attacker…

VeChain launches a blockchain food safety solution based on VeChain ToolChain

VeChain has launched a blockchain business solution for food safety, which is based on VeChain ToolChain™, a one-stop blockchain data service platform independently developed by VeChain, focusing on solving food safety pain points. The solution can quickly integrate real business with blockchain technology through standardized and modular tools, and explore the complex and decentralized food industry supply chain system to achieve full traceability coverage and traceability data for origin, production, processing, circulation, and retail. Seam connection can also greatly reduce…

Game company Atari and Animoca Brands collaborate to produce blockchain versions of its 15 classic arcade games

Atari, the pioneer of home game consoles, announced a partnership with Hong Kong-based crypto game company Animoca Brands to produce blockchain versions of Atari’s 15 classic arcade games. Animoca Brands stated that the new game will integrate non-fungible tokens (NFT). At the same time, this cooperation is an expansion of the cooperation agreement signed by the two companies in 2018, which will expand the number of Atari’s game IPs that can be used on the Animoca platform.

German regulators will shut down Bitcoin ATMs without operating licenses

According to Coindesk, the German financial regulator BaFin announced that it would close a Bitcoin ATM operated by a company called Shitcoins Club in Germany because it does not have a proprietary operating license issued by a German bank. The company operates about 17 ATMs in Germany that support cryptocurrency transactions such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin, while there are currently only 67 operational cryptocurrency ATMs in Germany.

Crypto custody company Copper adds support for institutional-level cryptocurrency derivatives trading

Crypto custody company Copper announced the expansion of its ClearLoop trading framework to add support for institutional-level cryptocurrency derivatives trading. Copper said that the introduction of new features aims to reduce the risk of institutions participating in over-the-counter derivatives transactions. Lianwen previously reported that Copper launched a service for institutional investors “Copper Catalyst” last month, allowing investors to create securitized tokens for cryptocurrency-based products, aiming to narrow the traditional financial market and emerging crypto investment fields The gap between.

Data: Uniswap’s website visits increased nearly 15 times in July

According to data from Messari, Uniswap’s website visits increased from approximately 90,000 in June to approximately 1.42 million in July, a year-on-year increase of about 15 times. At the same time, Uniswap’s liquidity and transaction volume have increased significantly. At present, the total liquidity of Uniswap V2 and V1 exceeds 200 million US dollars, and the transaction volume exceeds 67 million US dollars.

Data: DeFi’s total lock-up amount reached 4.82 billion US dollars, and the top five locked-up positions accounted for nearly 75%

According to OKLink data from OKLink, the total lock-up volume of DeFi projects reached US$4.82 billion. Among them, Maker, Compound, Synthetix, Aave, and InstaDapp ranked the top five with US$1.33 billion, US$801 million, US$644 million, US$515 million, and US$308 million respectively, accounting for nearly 75%.

Intercontinental Exchange ICE acquires software company Ellie Mae to expand digital mortgage business

The Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) announced the acquisition of the software company Ellie Mae from the private equity firm Thoma Bravo to expand the digital home mortgage business. The transaction shows that the valuation of Ellie Mae is approximately US$11 billion. The transaction is also an intercontinental transaction. The third acquisition for the expansion of its mortgage services division. According to the statement, the Intercontinental Exchange has invested a total of approximately US$11.5 billion in the automated mortgage process strategy. Mortgage…

Sia, a decentralized storage project, launches developer incentives to allow third-party applications to charge fees

The decentralized storage project Sia has launched developer incentives. The new function allows third-party applications to charge users for service fees. Applications can provide SID API, application ID, address and Siacoin token registration fees to be charged, and users Will be able to view the list of apps being spent and the amount spent on app fees and can cancel at any time.