Chainges is holding a conference on blockchain

Amsterdam will host Chainges Conference on blockchain technology and its applications May 4-5
17 April 2018   529

The first blockchain conference shaped by the community - Chainges Conference, is coming to Amsterdam on May 4-5. This event will provide a broad variety of opportunities not only to meet people and network within the blockchain industry, but also to develop and learn. As the conference is trying to meet the expectations of the professionals the topics to be discussed are focused on crypto-economy and blockchain technology.

The Kromhouthal is selected to be the event venue. The conference is organized in partnership with BitBay and NEM. During the 2 days it will feature 2 stages comprising of Technology and Business, Workshops, Exhibition Floor, Media Village, Networking and Liberation Day entertainment.

Among the notable speakers there are Pillar Project CEO David Siegel, Aeternity Marketing Manager Vladislav Dramaliev, NEM.io Foundation interim president Kristof Van de Reck, Lisk head of science team Iker Alustiza, Accenture Associate Director Tom Ghelen and many others. As the agenda is complex and vast, please see the following link.

Monex to Open Exchange Under Coincheck Brand in USA

"New old" cryptocurrency trading platform will be focused on institutional investors; opening is planed in 2019
13 December 2018   16

Japanese online broker Monex Group Inc. announced the launch of a cryptocurrency trading platform focused on institutional investors. The new platform should start work in 2019 under the brand of Coincheck, Finance Magnates reports.

A license to provide services in all US states Monex hopes to get within a year. As the president of Monex TradeStation, John Bartleman, said, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, Ethereum and, possibly, XRP will be available on the platform.

In April, Monex acquired Coincheck, the victim of a hack, for $ 33.6 million. After the purchase, Monex representatives said that the cryptocurrency business plays a key role in the company's further development. The fact that Monex intends to expand its business to the US market became known in May.

It is noteworthy that earlier this month, Monex Group Inc. became one of the investors of the American stock exchange cryptocurrency derivatives ErisX. According to John Bartleman, ErisX will also serve institutional investors in the United States after regulatory approval