Australia to open National Crypto Currency Exchange

A tech firm from Australia plans to open National Currency Exchange which will trade Bitcoin and Ethereum, with other cryptocurrencies and Initial Coin Offerings to be added later in 2018
25 December 2017   607

As the Australian media resource The West have reported, Australian tech firm from Perth is planning to open a national cryptocurrency exchange early in 2018. At first, National Currency Exchange will be trading Bitcoin and Ethereum, but later more cryptocoins and the upcoming ICO tokens will be added too.

The CEO of National Currency Exchange, Tommy Shin, has stated that $750,000 were raised to fund the cryptocurrency exchange along with a second exchange in Singapore.

We will also be adhering to best practice and industry standards used in the verification of users’ ID as part of Know Your Customer. We have also implemented real-time reconciliation and best practice accounting processes in place to ensure transparency.

Tommy Shin

Chief Executive Officer, NCX

The exchange is supported by Subiaco’s Lateral, a technology company which provides expertise to securely manage infrastructure and develop customer-engaging mobile applications.

Apart from Australia, NCX is planning to open exchanges in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Croatia and other Asian countries during next two years.

UCLA Blockchain Crypto Conference to be Held in LA

The UCLA Conference will be held on February 17-18 of 2018, gathering together the most experienced and exciting thinkers
17 February 2018   232

UCLA's Blockchain Lab and Far from LA are holding the Blockchain Cryptocurrency Conference, gathering together the most experienced and exciting thinkers across SoCal, in order to foster both economic and educational progress. The conference will concern cybersecurity, cryptocurrencies, and blockchain.

The UCLA Conference will be held on February 17-18 of 2018.

Location: The University of California, Humanities Building, 415 Portola Plaza, UCLA 90095, Los Angeles

The headline speakers will include Kathleen Breitman, the co-founder of Tezos; Sandra Ro from UWIN Lab; David Moss from EOS; Jeremy Rubin, the Bitcoin core developer, and many more.

The agenda of the conference is as follows: the future of blockchain keynote, bringing humanity to the blockchain, cybersecurity, autonomous vehicles, blockchain's influence on the development of art and culture, blockchain in the music industry, government adoption of blockchain around the world, and more.