Tezos

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

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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

Monday, July 27, 2020 - 7:21pm

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.

eToro Quarterly Report: Q2 2020, stablecoins find a mainstream use case

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 2:07pm

"While media coverage in Q2 continued to focus on bitcoin, the real story emerging from the data is centered around stablecoins," said Guy Hirsch, US Managing Director for eToro.

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  • "While media coverage in Q2 continued to focus on bitcoin, the real story emerging from the data is centered around stablecoins," said Guy Hirsch, US Managing Director for eToro.
  • This came as bitcoin performed in the middle of the pack in Q2, as the 8th best performing of the 15 assets available on eToro US.
  • DeFi has become a major part of the cryptocurrency narrative, with more media mentions of DeFi in Q2 than bitcoin's halving.
  • Tezos was the only crypto which saw an increase in the percentage of eToro users investing in it.

StakerDAO Distributes Its Security Token, STKR, to Investors, Becoming First Company to Move “Tokenized Equity” on Tezos

Thursday, June 25, 2020 - 5:00pm

The StakerDAO community builds and manages products for on-chain governance, cross-chain synthetics, and tokenized real-world assets.

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  • The StakerDAO community builds and manages products for on-chain governance, cross-chain synthetics, and tokenized real-world assets.
  • The five members of the StakerDAO Council are elected annually through a Tezos on-chain vote of STKR token holders.
  • Current StakerDAO council members include Olaf Carlson-Wee, Polychain; Luke Youngblood, Coinbase Custody; Shaishav Todi, Lemniscap; Spencer Noon, DTC Capital; Jonas Lamis of StakerDAO.
  • "We are excited that StakerDAO has become the first company to tokenize their equity on Tezos," said Hubertus Thonhauser, Chairman of the Tezos Foundation.

Atomex Announces the Launch of Atomic Swap Cross-chain Hybrid DEX for Windows, Linux and Web Platforms

Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 8:00am

TALLINN, Estonia, June 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Atomex , Non-custodial Multicurrency HD wallet, has launched its Atomic swap decentralized exchange (DEX) on three platforms: Windows, Linux, and Web.

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  • TALLINN, Estonia, June 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Atomex , Non-custodial Multicurrency HD wallet, has launched its Atomic swap decentralized exchange (DEX) on three platforms: Windows, Linux, and Web.
  • "We believe that cross-chain Decentralized exchanges will be a widespread alternative to centralized ones" - said Igor Matcak, co-founder and core developer of Atomex.
  • Atomex has a hybrid scheme, it means that the order book is formed in one place by liquidity providers, but with Atomic swap technology, the execution is fully decentralized.
  • Earlier the project received a grant from the Tezos Foundation to develop the program modules for Atomic swap with Tezos tokens.

Atomex Announces the Launch of Atomic Swap Cross-chain Hybrid DEX for Windows, Linux and Web Platforms

Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 8:00am

TALLINN, Estonia, June 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Atomex , Non-custodial Multicurrency HD wallet, has launched its Atomic swap decentralized exchange (DEX) on three platforms: Windows, Linux, and Web.

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  • TALLINN, Estonia, June 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Atomex , Non-custodial Multicurrency HD wallet, has launched its Atomic swap decentralized exchange (DEX) on three platforms: Windows, Linux, and Web.
  • "We believe that cross-chain Decentralized exchanges will be a widespread alternative to centralized ones" - said Igor Matcak, co-founder and core developer of Atomex.
  • Atomex has a hybrid scheme, it means that the order book is formed in one place by liquidity providers, but with Atomic swap technology, the execution is fully decentralized.
  • Earlier the project received a grant from the Tezos Foundation to develop the program modules for Atomic swap with Tezos tokens.

BTG Pactual Issues ReitBZ on Tezos Blockchain

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 2:00pm

BTG Pactual expects to launch a secondary market for ReitBZ in coming months to provide further liquidity to the digital securities.

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  • BTG Pactual expects to launch a secondary market for ReitBZ in coming months to provide further liquidity to the digital securities.
  • BTG Pactual was the first major investment bank to officially launch an STO, announcing its plans for ReitBZ in February 2019.
  • "We decided to issue ReitBZ in partnership with the Tezos Foundation to test the Tezos blockchain so that we can use the technology to execute more complex future STOs.
  • "BTG Pactual has been a pioneer in implementing blockchain solutions to tokenize the assets it manages," said Hubertus Thonhauser, Chairman of the Tezos Foundation Council.

Leading Tezos Developers Collaborate to Bring Chainlink Oracles to the Tezos Ecosystem

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --We're excited to announce that leading Tezos teams SmartPy and Cryptonomic are making Chainlink natively available to all developers building on Tezos.

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  • NEW YORK, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --We're excited to announce that leading Tezos teams SmartPy and Cryptonomic are making Chainlink natively available to all developers building on Tezos.
  • As such, the SmartPy and Cryptonomic teams are working together to make Chainlink the go-to oracle solution for developers connecting their Tezos smart contracts to real world data and systems.
  • Due to developer demand, Tezos will also be one of the first blockchains supported by Chainlink, further showcasing Tezos as an advanced ecosystem for developing next generation decentralized applications.
  • Chainlink and Tezos already share many node operators, making the integration seamless and the cross-platform support beneficial for both communities.