Johnny Eck

What is TRX? Everything You Need to Know about TRON

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 6:00am

This time, we'll be looking at TRON Network and its native coin, Tronix (TRX).

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  • This time, we'll be looking at TRON Network and its native coin, Tronix (TRX).
  • - TRON's DApp ecosystem reached more than 80 Dapps in 60 days of the TRON Virtual Machine (TVM) launch.
  • TRON network also has no lock period when unstaking and practically zero transaction fees, making it a popular blockchain for many users.
  • You can claim your TRX rewards once every 24 hours directly from the TRON network via Moonstake Wallet.

Moonstake Wallet Now Supports Staking of TRON (TRX)

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 5:00am

Starting today, users can stake TRX to earn staking rewards on Moonstake Web Wallet and mobile wallet!

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  • Starting today, users can stake TRX to earn staking rewards on Moonstake Web Wallet and mobile wallet!
  • After Cosmos, IRISnet, Ontology, Harmony, Tezos, Cardano, Qtum, Polkadot, Quras, Centrality, Orbs, and IOST, TRON became the 13th available staking coin on Moonstake.
  • Moonstake started the staking business last year with the aim to create the largest staking network in Asia.
  • From the Staking tab, click the "Staking" button and enter your wallet password to complete staking.

MVIS Announces September 2021 Monthly Index Review Results of MVIS CryptoCompare Digital Assets Indices

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 11:05pm

A complete list of components and weights as well as index methodology, comprehensive index information and information about financial products based on MVIS Indices can be found on www.mvis-indices.com .

Key Points: 
  • A complete list of components and weights as well as index methodology, comprehensive index information and information about financial products based on MVIS Indices can be found on www.mvis-indices.com .
  • MV Index Solutions GmbH (MVIS) develops, monitors and licenses the MVIS Indices, a selection of focused, investable and diversified benchmark indices.
  • MVIS Indices cover several asset classes, including equity, fixed income markets and digital assets and are licensed to serve as underlying indices for financial products.
  • Approximately USD 30.31 billion in assets under management are currently invested in financial products based on MVIS Indices.

Justin Sun: Preserve the Blockchain Spirit of Compliance and Transparency

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 2:00am

Not long ago, TRON also inked a partnership with the US-based asset management firm Valkyrie Investments to launch Valkyrie TRON Trust.

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  • Not long ago, TRON also inked a partnership with the US-based asset management firm Valkyrie Investments to launch Valkyrie TRON Trust.
  • Back in 2012, Justin Sun introduced the concept of "blockchain" as a "value network" to China, which established him as an early advocator and adopter of blockchain in his homeland.
  • Till today, TRON is at the forefront of various competitive races including DeFi, NFT, stablecoins, distributed storage, staking mining, and staking.
  • Today, Justin himself is going all-in on blockchain with the mission of 'building a Chinese presence in this sphere'.

MVIS and CryptoCompare Licensed the MVIS CryptoCompare Solana VWAP Close Index, the MVIS CryptoCompare Polkadot VWAP Close Index and the MVIS CryptoCompare TRON VWAP Close Index to VanEck

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 2:50pm

MV Index Solutions GmbH (MVIS) in partnership with CryptoCompare , the global leader in digital asset data, today announced the licensing of the MVIS CryptoCompare Solana VWAP Close Index (ticker: MVSOLV) , the MVIS CryptoCompare Polkadot VWAP Close Index (ticker: MVDOTV) , and the MVIS CryptoCompare TRON VWAP Close Index (ticker: MVTRXV) to VanEck Europe as underlying indices for their three new crypto ETNs (Exchange Traded Notes) with MVIS.

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  • MV Index Solutions GmbH (MVIS) in partnership with CryptoCompare , the global leader in digital asset data, today announced the licensing of the MVIS CryptoCompare Solana VWAP Close Index (ticker: MVSOLV) , the MVIS CryptoCompare Polkadot VWAP Close Index (ticker: MVDOTV) , and the MVIS CryptoCompare TRON VWAP Close Index (ticker: MVTRXV) to VanEck Europe as underlying indices for their three new crypto ETNs (Exchange Traded Notes) with MVIS.
  • These products will provide investors with the opportunity to participate in the development of Solana, Polkadot, and TRON on an exchange-traded basis.
  • We are happy VanEck has licensed another three digital assets indices given the success of their products based on the MVIS CryptoCompare Bitcoin VWAP Close and MVIS CryptoCompare Ethereum VWAP Close indices, said Thomas Kettner, COO at MV Index Solutions.
  • The MVIS CryptoCompare Solana VWAP Close Index (ticker: MVSOLV) , the MVIS CryptoCompare Polkadot VWAP Close Index (ticker: MVDOTV) , and the MVIS CryptoCompare TRON VWAP Close Index (ticker: MVTRXV) are rules-based indices which cover the broadest CCCAGG pricing provided by CryptoCompare, calculated in USD as price return indices.

VanEck Announces Changes to VanEck ETF Product Line

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 1:30pm

As the sponsor of VanEck ETFs, VanEck continuously monitors and evaluates its ETF offerings across a number of factors, including performance, liquidity, assets under management and investor interest, among others.

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  • As the sponsor of VanEck ETFs, VanEck continuously monitors and evaluates its ETF offerings across a number of factors, including performance, liquidity, assets under management and investor interest, among others.
  • VanEck has a history of looking beyond the financial markets to identify trends that are likely to create impactful investment opportunities.
  • As of August 31, 2021, VanEck managed approximately $81.1 billion in assets, including mutual funds, ETFs and institutional accounts.
  • Foreign investments are subject to risks, which include changes in economic and political conditions, foreign currency fluctuations, changes in foreign regulations, and changes in currency exchange rates which may negatively impact the Fund's return.

MV Index Solutions Announces Quarterly and Semi-Annual Index Review Results Q3/2021

Friday, September 10, 2021 - 11:05pm

Index methodology, comprehensive index information as well as information about financial products based on MVIS Indices can also be found on our website.

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  • Index methodology, comprehensive index information as well as information about financial products based on MVIS Indices can also be found on our website.
  • The next quarterly review and the next semi-annual review results will be announced on 10 December 2021.
  • MV Index Solutions (MVIS) develops, monitors and licenses the MVIS Indices, a selection of focused, investable and diversified benchmark indices.
  • Approximately USD 31.44 billion in assets under management are currently invested in financial products based on MVIS Indices.

Caledonia Mining Corporation Plc New Significant Shareholder

Friday, September 3, 2021 - 7:00am

ST HELIER, Jersey, Sept. 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Caledonia Mining Corporation Plc ("Caledonia" or the "Company") (NYSE American: CMCL; AIM: CMCL)announces that it has recently become aware that VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF (VanEck) discloses on its website that it holds an interest in a total of 473,246 Caledonia shares which equates to 3.90% of the issued share capital of Caledonia and accordingly is a significant shareholder (as defined by the AIM Rules for Companies).

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  • ST HELIER, Jersey, Sept. 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Caledonia Mining Corporation Plc ("Caledonia" or the "Company") (NYSE American: CMCL; AIM: CMCL)announces that it has recently become aware that VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF (VanEck) discloses on its website that it holds an interest in a total of 473,246 Caledonia shares which equates to 3.90% of the issued share capital of Caledonia and accordingly is a significant shareholder (as defined by the AIM Rules for Companies).
  • The Company has approached VanEck to seek confirmation of the shareholding disclosed on its website and will provide a further update if and when necessary.
  • Caledonia is a constituent of the MVIS Global Junior Gold Miners Index (GDXJ Index) which forms the basis of various passive gold sector investment funds in the North American market, the most significant being the VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF.
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Van Eck Associates Corporation Acquires Ordinary Shares of Centamin plc

Thursday, September 2, 2021 - 2:11am

TORONTO, Sept. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Van Eck Associates Corporation (VanEck) announced today that it filed on SEDAR (www.sedar.com) an Early Warning Report with respect to ordinary shares of Centamin plc (the Issuer) held by certain funds managed by VanEck.

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  • TORONTO, Sept. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Van Eck Associates Corporation (VanEck) announced today that it filed on SEDAR (www.sedar.com) an Early Warning Report with respect to ordinary shares of Centamin plc (the Issuer) held by certain funds managed by VanEck.
  • This press release is being made by VanEck to report historical acquisitions in the Issuer by VanEck and the funds that it manages since its last public disclosure in April 2018.
  • VanEck exercises control or direction, but not direct ownership, over certain ordinary shares of the Issuer held by various funds managed by VanEck.
  • As of August 31, 2021, VanEck exercised control or direction over 113,553,440 ordinary shares of the Issuer representing approximately 9.82% of the total issued and outstanding ordinary shares of the Issuer.

MVIS Announces August 2021 Monthly Index Review Results of MVIS CryptoCompare Digital Assets Indices

Thursday, August 26, 2021 - 11:10pm

A complete list of components and weights as well as index methodology, comprehensive index information and information about financial products based on MVIS Indices can be found on www.mvis-indices.com .

Key Points: 
  • A complete list of components and weights as well as index methodology, comprehensive index information and information about financial products based on MVIS Indices can be found on www.mvis-indices.com .
  • MV Index Solutions GmbH (MVIS) develops, monitors and licenses the MVIS Indices, a selection of focused, investable and diversified benchmark indices.
  • MVIS Indices cover several asset classes, including equity, fixed income markets and digital assets and are licensed to serve as underlying indices for financial products.
  • Approximately USD 31.43 billion in assets under management are currently invested in financial products based on MVIS Indices.