Crypto Firm to Secure Insurance Thru Lloyd's of London

Lloyd's of London is one of the world's oldest insurence institutions
29 August 2018   794

The cryptocurrency assets management company Kingdom Trust has insured its reserves against theft or loss as a result of natural disasters. The insurer is one of the most famous and oldest insurance institutions in the world Lloyd's of London, Reuters report.

From the very beginning we saw insurance as a key factor to bring institutional investors into the marketplace.
 

Matt Jennings

CEO, Kingdom Trust

The company offers custody services for more than 30 crypto-currencies, including Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple and ZCash. The total amount of assets under the control of the Kingdom Trust exceeds $ 12 billion.

In addition, customers have a safe cold storage for crypto assets.

The insurance market of Lloyd's of London has been operating since 1686 and is the largest player in this segment of the market. From the comments on the Kingdom Trust insurance, the representatives of the British company abstained.

Casa to Launch Lightning Node Mobile App Called Sats

Casa to Launch Sats App With Lightning Network Support
04 July 2019   1011

Casa startup, specializing in the creation of secure storage systems for private keys, introduced a mobile bitcoin application Sats App, which makes it easy to manage Lightning-node.

Sats App is positioned as a non-custodial bitcoin wallet "with unique functions." According to Casa CEO Jeremy Welch, the SatsBack reward program will soon be launched, under which users will receive small amounts in BTC. For example, for connecting an application and a Casa Node device to each other, the user will receive 20,000 Satoshi.

Features are focused on increasing adoption of bitcoin and lightning nodes. You will be able to earn bitcoin if you don’t have a Casa node, but you will be able to earn bitcoin faster if you have a node.
 

Jeremy Welch 

CEO, Casa

He also added that the application, available for iOS and Android, is “secure, private and connects via Tor”.

According to CoinDesk, the startup earlier raised $ 3.5 million from Castle Island Ventures, Boost VC and Compound, and several other investors. Currently, a startup staff of 25 people serves users from 60 countries.