Day: October 22, 2020

Kyber launches professional-grade on-chain market maker framework KyberPRO

The Kyber Network, a decentralized trading protocol, announced the launch of the professional-level on-chain market maker framework KyberPRO. Officially, this is an end-to-end framework. Professionals only need little knowledge of smart contracts to do profitable operations on the chain City operation. KyberPRO is a tool designed specifically for market makers, providing liquidity systems, tools, documentation and technical support. Professional market makers including DV Chain and OneBit Quant are already exploring cooperation with KyberPRO. ParaFi partner Santiago Roel Santos said, “Kyber…

Former British co-founder of Starling Bank serves as Bitstamp’s new CEO

Veteran cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp announced Julian Sawyer as the new CEO, replacing founder Nejc Kodrič. Bitstamp stated that Kodrič is still an indispensable part of Bitstamp, but has transitioned to a non-executive role and became a member of the board of directors. It will continue to provide direction and play an important role in the company. Prior to joining Bitstamp, Sawyer was the European General Manager of Gemini, a cryptocurrency exchange. Prior to that, he served as the co-founder of…

Franklin Templeton participates in Curv A round of financing of cryptocurrency institutional wallet developer

Cryptocurrency institutional-level wallet developer Curv announced that its Series A funding investors include the famous fund management company Franklin Templeton (Franklin Templeton) and the financial technology venture capital company Illuminate Financial Management. It has also disclosed the Series A investors before. Including CommerzVentures, Coinbase Ventures, Digital Currency Group, Team8 and Digital Garage Lab, the amount of financing is 23 million US dollars. Franklin Templeton Executive Vice President Joe Boerio said, “Curv’s cloud-based services and technology stack eliminate the concept of…

IBM and R3 launch a new cooperation to expand the choice of blockchain technology

IBM announced a new collaboration with Enterprise Blockchain Alliance R3 to expand customer blockchain technology options while providing the highest level of performance, compliance and data privacy. As part of the collaboration, R3 announced a new open test plan that will bring R3’s enterprise blockchain platform Corda Enterprise to IBM’s LinuxONE next month. The R3 beta version of LinuxONE will be available on November 2 and will be available in the IBM cloud. It is expected to be generally available…

Austrian Investment Bank and Bitpanda’s Pantos project conduct digital currency proof of concept

Austrian investment bank Raiffeisen Bank International AG (RBI) announced a collaboration with the blockchain research project Pantos of the cryptocurrency exchange Bitpanda. Pantos will serve as the first proof of concept to be implemented on RBI Coin, an electronic currency solution previously launched by RBI Bank. Pantos is a blockchain interoperability project, the goal is to make the token project independent of a specific blockchain. RBI Coin is a digital currency solution that allows users to make payments between banks…

StarkWare releases Ethereum Layer 2 interoperability plan and roadmap

The zero-knowledge proof research and development agency StarkWare has published an interoperability solution and roadmap for the Ethereum Layer 2 network (Layer 2), which requires the use of Conditional Transaction cryptographic primitives previously recommended by them. StarkEX, a decentralized exchange developed by Starkware, will launch version 2.0 in November 2020, providing interoperability between Layer 2 and Layer 1, that is, fast withdrawal, which requires the use of “on-chain” “conditional trading” , And StarkEX 3.0 is planned to be launched in…

Binance will launch the 6th new coin mining project Certik Chain

Binance New Coin Mining announced that it will launch CertiK (CTK), a DeFi cross-chain protocol for real-time security scoring and decentralized claims settlement. After 8:00 on October 23 (Hong Kong time), users can put BNB and BUSD into the CTK mining pool through the Launchpad website to get CTK rewards. After 8:00 on October 27th, they can put CTK into the mining pool. For mining, CTK can be mined for a total of 16 days. In addition, Binance will list…

Blockstream researchers publish MuSig2 paper based on Schnorr

Two researchers from the Bitcoin technology development company Blockstream and a researcher from the French National Cyber ​​Security Agency jointly published a paper “MuSig2: Simple Two-round Schnorr Multisignature”, which describes a new variant of the MuSig signature scheme. MuSig is a cryptographic signature scheme that allows multiple signers to create an aggregate public key from their respective private keys, and then jointly create a valid signature for the public key. The aggregate public key created in this way is compared…

Smart contract wallet Dharma updates its free gas usage policy, and Dharma will be responsible for gas transactions greater than 500 USD

Smart contract wallet Dharma updates the free Gas policy, which defines three scenarios separately. For the deployment and recovery of the Dharma smart wallet contract, the gas transaction fee will be borne by Dharma; for the transaction function in the wallet, the gas transaction fee will be provided by Dharma for the transaction amount greater than 500 US dollars, and the gas transaction fee will be provided by the transaction amount below 500 US dollars. The user pays; for the…

Custody solution Curv provides customers with Coincover asset security protection services

Curv, a developer of cryptocurrency custody solutions, announced a partnership with cryptocurrency security protection service provider Coincover. Curv will provide customers with subscription functions for Coincover key management and recovery services. Curv customers can add Coincover security services to their existing Curv deployments. The number of wallets covered by the service is not limited, and Coincover provides comprehensive auditing and offline disaster recovery protection. Coincover was founded in 2018 and is supported by the famous insurance underwriter Lloyd’s of London….