Cardano launched ADA futures on BitMEX

From January 8, ADA futures of Cardano became tradeable on BitMEX, one of the leading cryptocurrency trading platforms
09 January 2018   1094

Cardano, a decentralised platform that aims to allow complex programmable transfers of value in a secure and scalable fashion and is built in Haskell programming language, has announced that ADA futures were launched on BitMEX exchange.

Volume Winner $50K The trader who trades the largest amount of Cardano (ADAF18) contracts will receive $50K USD.
Profit Winner $25K The trader who has the largest profit from trading the Cardano (ADAF18) contract will receive $25K USD.
Lucky $5K (5 winners) 5 x $5K Any trader who trades at least one Cardano (ADAF18) contract enters a random draw to win one of the five $5K USD prizes.

At the moment of press, Cardano takes the 5th position in the list of currencies ranked by market capitalization, and these are main market parameters of the coin:

  • Average price: $0,85
  • Marketcap: $22 093 830 940
  • 24h volume: $232 611 000

Cardano to hold a meetup in London

Cardano London Blockchain Meetup will take place on June 11 to study POs protocols on the Ouroboros blockchain
29 May 2018   561

Cardano is organizing a meetup on June 11 at University College London. The event will be dedicated to the Ouroboros Proof-of-Stake protocol - Cardano's settlement layer. Featured speaker at the venue is going to be Prof. Aggelos Kiayias. He is the original designer of the aforementioned protocol.

Professor will introduce the ongoing researches under his supervision within IOHK. Those studies concern stake pools, delegation mechanisms, sidechains, blockchain software updates, etc. The agenda for the meetup is as follows:

6:30 pm Attendees arrival
6.45 pm Cardano Foundation introduction
6:50 pm Prof. Aggelos Ouroboros presentation
8:45 pm Drinks at the nearby Jeremy Bentham pub

More details can be found here. At the moment of publication, Cardano market parameters are as follows:

Average price 0.193796 USD
Market cap 5,024,562,562 USD
Volume (24H) 124,773,000 USD