China’s Researchers Created Rating of Blockchain Projects 

The CCID Research Institute of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology released blockchain technology evaluation index 
17 May 2018   1214

The CCID Research Institute of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology released on May 17 the first global blockchain technology evaluation index. 

The CCID is part of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, a state agency of China. The CCID bridges the government, business, and experts to provide research, evaluation certification, and other professional services.

The CCID aims to provide a list of projects that researchers can evaluate as they seek to build out their own blockchain applications. The CCID stated that intention was to scientifically evaluate the development level of blockchain technologies. 

The evaluation mainly focuses on the basic technical level, application level and innovation ability of the technology. According to the report, Ethereum's technology ranked first with the second after Steam technology index of 80.3. NEO which aim is to use smart contracts to automate the management of digital assets is ranked first in application assessment. The first place in the innovation power index is Bitcoin, which pioneered the application of blockchain technology.

CCID rating of blockchainThe CCID rating

It is reported that the index will be issued periodically on a monthly basis. The index will help to fully grasp the status quo of global blockchain technology development, timely track the direction of innovation and help to promote the technology.

MEW to Launch KYC-less Crypto Withdrawal

Service is available in Euro and Francs to all bank account holders with an international bank account number (IBAN)
21 February 2019   77

MyEtherWallet, a popular cryptocurrency wallet, in collaboration with the Swiss company Bity, introduced the Fiat service, which allows you to exchange digital assets for euros and Swiss francs without verification.

It is noted that the service is available to all bank account holders with an international bank account number (IBAN).

Bity is able to offer this kind of KYC-less Exit-to-Fiat gateway because it is compliant with the Swiss Anti Money Laundering Ordinance (AMLA). This, along with technology that helps verify proof of wallet-ownership, allows Bity to realize the friendliest kind of user experience — frictionless, secure AND regulatory compliant.
 

MyEtherWallet Team

To use Exit-to-Fiat, the user must specify Bity as the service provider in the asset exchange section. You will also need to provide a phone number, bank account details and a billing address.

This information is transmitted to Bity to comply with legal requirements and is not stored by MyEtherWallet.

The maximum transaction size is limited to 5,000 francs (about $ 5,000).