Ambisafe launches Orderbook – an Ethereum-based token exchange

Ambisafe, an Ethereum asset management platform has announced its newest development — Orderbook, a trading platform for Ethereum-based ICO tokens. 
27 June 2017   1792
Blockchain

Distributed database that is used to maintain a continuously growing list of records, called blocks

Through this trading platform, ICO participants can take advantage of cutting edge security, in which all critical operations are executed via Ethereum smart contracts, and all assets will be held “on-chain”.

The new trading platform Orderbook, which is currently available in alpha version, aims to streamline operations and ensure transparency for both ICO founders and traders. It seeks to tap into the craze surrounding ICOs, a method used by a growing number of blockchain companies to raise funding. All asset information will be available on the platform including trading protocols, dividend history, transaction volumes and analytics from trusted cryptocurrency sources.

In the past, Ambisafe had helped to set up successful ICOs for several blockchain companies including Polybius, TaaS and Chronobank.

Ethereum

Is an open-source blockchain-based distributed computing platform featuring smart contract functionality, which facilitates online contractual agreements 

Last year, in addition, Ambisafe was chosen alongside KitSoft, Distributed Lab and Titanovo, as one of the vendors to develop a blockchain-based government elections solution for Ukraine. As part of the initiative, Ambisafe build up and presented a prototype of the system based on the Ethereum platform.

Furthermore, Bancor, a project aimed at creating a platform that makes it easier for users to launch their own blockchain-based tokens, raised 153 000 000 $ faunding. It was one of the world’s largest crowdfunding campaign in the history. Investors were Blockchain Capital, a venture capital firm, and Tim Draper of Draper Fisher Jurvetson.

Other notable ICOs of this year is web browser startup "Brave", which raised US$35 million in just a few seconds. Also, Status, an open source messaging platform and mobile browser running on the Ethereum network, raised over US$100 million several weeks ago.

Wirex to Issue 26 Stablecoins on XLM Blockchain

Wirex chosen Stellar blockchain because company considers it safe, easily scalable and relatively inexpensive to use
25 April 2019   88

British online banking platform Wirex has announced the listing for the XLM token, as well as the release of 26 stablecoins on the Stellar blockchain, pegged to fiat currencies, including USD, EUR, GBP, HKD and SGD.

Prior to this, Wirex card supported eight digital assets and ten fiat currencies.

In addition, Wirex added the ability to instantly convert steablecoins to each other at over-the-counter rates.

As the company expects, new assets will be used for money transfers, issue and redemption of tokens, as well as for payments for services.

The choice of Wirex fell on the Stellar blockchain, as the company considers it safe, easily scalable and relatively inexpensive to use.

Last year Wirex became the third company in a row that received a license to provide services in the UK and Europe.