We’re excited to announce that Dash has joined the Messari Disclosures Registry. As a participating project, Dash has committed to transparency by providing regular project disclosures and updates. Dash is a fork of Bitcoin focused on high speed, low-cost payments. The project has introduced a numb...
Leading U.S. retail exchange Coinbase has acquired institutional prime broker Tagomi in an all-stock deal worth “significantly less” than the $150 million reported earlier in the year according to Coindesk. The deal is the largest of Coinbase’s numerous acquisitions, with the most notable being Xapo...
After nearly four years of development, the Web3 Foundation has launched the first mainnet chain candidate for Polkadot. This long-awaited network, first envisioned by Gavin Wood, intends to be an Ethereum 2.0-like sharded network that supports various use case-specific chains, called parachains. T...
Today Facebook announced its Libra wallet subsidiary Calibra is rebranding as Novi Financial. Novi Financial’s first product will be the Novi digital wallet designed for Libra, and will be available as a standalone app, as well as an embedded app within Facebook’s Messenger and WhatsApp. According t...
The Kin engineering team has submitted a proposal to migrate Kin from its current Stellar-based chain over to Solana. Kik Iterative Inc., the creators of the Kin cryptoasset, said that Stellar’s five-second block times and limited metadata space within transactions were unsuitable for Kin’s user exp...
Crypto exchanges Bittrex and Binance have (reluctantly) agreed to support Steem hard fork 0.23, which seized the assets from 64 former witnesses (totaling 23.6 million STEEM). These witnesses reportedly led the creation of Steem’s contentious clone, Hive, back in March and blocked current Steem supp...
Newsletter
25 May 2020
3 coins to keep an eye on | Issue #79
Inside last week's 13% range, three bearish daily candles were able to take the price 10% lower to close the week at $8,715. This level is approximately the same as the previous week's close. Will it hold as support? Meanwhile, the altcoin marketcap has been relatively stable, with the week's starting and ending price hove...
High level takeaways from our follow-up report on the 2020 halving produced in collaboration with Bitstamp. Read the full report here: Bitcoin's Third Halving: A Thesis for Institutional Investment Why Bitcoin? Central bank driven monetary debasement will boost institutional demand for store of val...
ConsenSys has acquired the team and technology of its joint venture partner Fluidity, a Brooklyn-based blockchain technology firm. Fluidity is the primary developer behind AirSwap and has launched products for real-estate tokenization, tokenized securities trading, systems to pledge real collateral ...
As part of its ongoing registry participation, the Kin Foundation released its first annual transparency report. The transparency report gives a complete view of the activities of the Kin Foundation, including the allocation of the Kin Reserves, and the progress against strategic initiatives. Why i...

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