The blockchain industry started back in 2008 and has steadily grown into one of the largest markets in the world. The total market capitalization touched $800 billion in Jan 2018, and that is an impressive feat for a market that was relatively unknown, just a few years ago.
However, with its rise, it has also faced considerable issues. The dominant blockchains, Bitcoin and Ethereum, are unable to handle the large number of transactions that the networks are receiving. As a result, users have to pay higher fees and have to wait longer for their transactions to be accepted.
For a growing market, such a roadblock can be detrimental to its reputation, and turn [...]
CoinEgg will support TRON blockchain upgrade and token migration medium.com
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South Korea is one of the fastest growing crypto economies in the world. Recently two of the South Korean Universities have signed a deal which is more of a partnership agreement with American based cryptocurrency Ripple to provide assistance with financial and technical support for research into blockchain agreement algorithms and smart contracts security. According to the sources Ripple also has similar contract agreements with a range of universities, including the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Korean University ‘s graduate school has developed a new Blockchain Research centre which will train Blockchain experts at the university which is [...]
Coinbase has announced that it is moving forward with a plan to acquire licensure that would allow the company to begin offering blockchain-based securities and participate in the ICO market. The company has also acquired the broker-dealer Keystone Capital Corp., based in California.
Keystone is registered with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), is a registered investment advisor, and has licensure to operate as an ATS (alternative trading system). The acquisition of Keystone could provide a pathway for Coinbase to offer stocks or other securities in the future; the terms of the acquisition remain undisclosed.
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