Tezos

Fireblocks Launches PoS with Blockdaemon and Staked Integrations

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 2:01pm

The new Fireblocks PoS capabilities will debut with initial support for Polkadot (DOT), Tezos (XTZ) and Eth 2.0.

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  • The new Fireblocks PoS capabilities will debut with initial support for Polkadot (DOT), Tezos (XTZ) and Eth 2.0.
  • With the roll-out of DOT staking, Fireblocks is quickly becoming an all-in-one solution for crypto power users," said Jack Platts, Co-Founder of Hypersphere Ventures.
  • Starting today, Fireblocks' customers will be able to stake DOT, XTZ and ETH 2.0 tokens all from the Fireblocks platform.
  • Users will maintain custody of the funds in their Fireblocks MPC-based wallets with an interface to monitor staking performance on Staked and Blockdaemon.

KSA Nisbah Capital Subsidiary of Taibah Valley has Joined Tezos Blockchain Ecosystem

Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 11:03pm

Saudi Arabia, Jan 7, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Nisbah Capital, the blockchain subsidiary of Saudi Arabia-based Taibah Valley will join the Tezos ecosystem as a corporate baker, the first in the Middle East region.

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  • Saudi Arabia, Jan 7, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Nisbah Capital, the blockchain subsidiary of Saudi Arabia-based Taibah Valley will join the Tezos ecosystem as a corporate baker, the first in the Middle East region.
  • In addition, through its subsidiary, Nisbah Capital, Taibah Valley has also become the first corporate entity in the Kingdom to participate in the Tezos ecosystem as a corporate baker, meaning that it will now validate transactions (blocks) and add them to the Tezos blockchain.
  • Becoming a Tezos baker is seen by Taibah Valley as part of supporting the technology and the communities that are interested in cryptocurrency.
  • Waleed Rassuli from Tezos Gulf, added, "This collaboration with Taibah Valley will be a major driver to stimulate the adoption of decentralized blockchain technologies in the Middle East.

Sylo Integrates Tezos to the Sylo Smart Wallet

Friday, December 4, 2020 - 11:00am

The Tezos blockchain supporting firm TZ APAC is advising Sylo on their technical integration of Tezos, to improve their developer experience and increase adoption of the Sylo wallet in relation to Tezos in the Asia Pacific region.

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  • The Tezos blockchain supporting firm TZ APAC is advising Sylo on their technical integration of Tezos, to improve their developer experience and increase adoption of the Sylo wallet in relation to Tezos in the Asia Pacific region.
  • As of today, Tezos functionality is officially live within the Sylo Smart Wallet, supported by the recent Oya launch on Sylo, a trifecta of functionality encompassing user-run nodes, speed-parity with mainstream centralised messengers and integration of XTZ into the Sylo messaging framework.
  • A next-gen app, the Sylo Smart Wallet sleekly combines a digital asset wallet with a decentralised private messenger.
  • Committed to decentralisation, they are the core developers of the Sylo Network, Sylo Protocol and Sylo Smart Wallet.

Delphi, the Latest Tezos upgrade, is LIVE

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 3:45pm

Developed by Nomadic Labs, Metastate and Marigold, Delphi is the fourth Tezos upgrade in the span of two years - and far from the last.

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  • Developed by Nomadic Labs, Metastate and Marigold, Delphi is the fourth Tezos upgrade in the span of two years - and far from the last.
  • Developers in the Tezos ecosystem, including both long-time community members and newer entrants to the ecosystem, applauded the latest upgrade and the newly-announced upgrade schedule.
  • When you combine upgrade regularity with the reduced gas costs that this particular upgrade brings, Tezos is ripe for DeFi development."
  • Added Arthur Breitman, one of the original architects of Tezos, "This is what Tezos was built to do: amend, evolve, and grow.

tZERO Forges Agreement with Tynton Capital to Digitize & Trade its Proposed Digital Infrastructure Fund with a Planned Offering Size of $300 Million USD

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 8:30pm

The fund has a planned offering size of $300 million USD and is expected to trade on the tZERO ATS, following its offering and any applicable regulatory holding periods and confirmatory due diligence.

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  • The fund has a planned offering size of $300 million USD and is expected to trade on the tZERO ATS, following its offering and any applicable regulatory holding periods and confirmatory due diligence.
  • The Tynton team previously founded Ark Data Centers, the UKs leading data center platform, and UKCloud, the sovereign cloud provider.
  • tZERO CEO Saum Noursalehi stated, We are excited to partner with Tynton Capital to digitize its innovative digital infrastructure fund.
  • Tynton Group & Tynton Capital Founder Jeffrey Thomas commented, In the midst of the evolution of the digital society, we are excited to partner with tZERO and Tezos on our first digital infrastructure fund.

$25 Million Tezos ICO Litigation Settlement Achieves Final Approval, Block & Leviton Announces

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 8:05pm

The pioneering lawsuit was one of the first to assert that a cryptocurrency issuer had violated federal securities laws by failing to register an ICO.

Key Points: 
  • The pioneering lawsuit was one of the first to assert that a cryptocurrency issuer had violated federal securities laws by failing to register an ICO.
  • The lawsuit was initiated after fears that the Tezos network would never launch; the Tezos network did formally launch in September 2018.
  • Block & Leviton represented the sole Lead Plaintiff Trigon Trading Pty.
  • This is a notice from Block & Leviton LLP and may be considered attorney advertising.

Moonstake raises $1.04 Million - accelerating connection from staking to DeFi

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 2:00am

Since Moonstake was founded, Moonstake has sought to meet growing demand in Asia and globally by developing its own innovative staking protocols.

Key Points: 
  • Since Moonstake was founded, Moonstake has sought to meet growing demand in Asia and globally by developing its own innovative staking protocols.
  • Currently, Moonstake supports staking for ADA, Tezos, Cosmos, Ontology, QTUM, IRISnet, Harmon and further innovative products such as connection to DeFi via wallet will be developed in the future.
  • Against this backdrop, Moonstake has been developing more user-focused staking products to create Asia's largest staking pool network.
  • Moonstake was recently established to develop a staking pool protocol to satisfy increasing demands in regional and global blockchain markets.

Moonstake partners with TZ Ventures, Tezos centric blockchain startup combinator from South Korea

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 7:00am

Moonstake partners with TZ Ventures, Tezos centric blockchain startup combinator from South Korea supported by the Tezos Foundation to accelerate industry adoption of staking within Tezos' ecosystem

Key Points: 
  • Moonstake partners with TZ Ventures, Tezos centric blockchain startup combinator from South Korea supported by the Tezos Foundation to accelerate industry adoption of staking within Tezos' ecosystem
    SINGAPORE, Sept 15, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - We are pleased to announce that Moonstake and Binarystar entered into a strategic partnership with TZ Ventures from South Korea accelerating industry adoption of staking within Tezos's ecosystem.
  • Moonstake is an advanced technology company with specific focuses on blockchain and staking technologies to build Asia's Biggest Staking Network.
  • Moonstake users have the ability to use their Tezos Asset (XTZ) to earn rewards through its website based staking pool.
  • Jaywon is the Director for TZ Ventures which is a Tezos-centric incubator for start-ups seeking to use the Tezos blockchain protocol.

Moonstake Web Wallet Provides Staking Support for Cardano ADA

Saturday, August 22, 2020 - 1:00pm

SINGAPORE, Aug 22, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - Moonstake, a blockchain company focused on staking technologies, has announced staking support of Cardano's cryptocurrency ADA, one of top 10 cryptocurrencies by market cap, in Moonstake's Web Wallet.

Key Points: 
  • SINGAPORE, Aug 22, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - Moonstake, a blockchain company focused on staking technologies, has announced staking support of Cardano's cryptocurrency ADA, one of top 10 cryptocurrencies by market cap, in Moonstake's Web Wallet.
  • After Cosmos, IRISnet, Ontology, Harmony and Tezos, Cardano became the 6th available coin on Moonstake Web Wallet.
  • Moonstake Wallet is a universally advanced staking wallet that can store up to 2,000 cryptocurrency types and stake major coins.
  • Along with the launch of Shelley mainnet, Moonstake Wallet immediately started supporting ADA to receive, store and transfer ahead of major crypto wallets, and now ADA staking is onboard.

ReitBZ, from BTG Pactual, is the world's first token linked to a financial institution to distribute dividends

Monday, July 27, 2020 - 7:27pm

Smartcontracts have undergone security audits by Chain Security (for Ethereum blockchain) and by Least Authority (for Tezos blockchain).

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  • Smartcontracts have undergone security audits by Chain Security (for Ethereum blockchain) and by Least Authority (for Tezos blockchain).
  • The amount of dividends paid out will come to US$ 87,569.20, considering that this first investment cycle generated US$ 220,288.12 in revenues.
  • 322 units were acquired between August and December of last year, with 198 units sold as of now.
  • ReitBZ is a product that disrupts that way of thinking," notes Andr Portilho, BTG Pactual partner in charge of the token.