DigixDAO to Launch DGX 2.0 Baked by Gold

DGX 2.0 will officially be available for purchase from April 8, 2018
27 March 2018   308

Digix is a platform that tokenizes gold on Ethereum, it leverages the Distributed Ledger for its immutability, transparency and auditability by applying it to precious physical assets. Digix has created a range of technologies including The Proof of Provenance Protocol and Digix Gold Tokens (DGX) on Ethereum. 

Digix has reported that it is releasing the new version of DGX tokens, and the whitelisting for marketplace purchases is open from March 26, 2018. Users should register in advance in order to purchase DGX 2.0, as DGX 2.0 will officially be live for purchase from April 8, 2018. The retail customers will have to undergo the Know Your Customer process, where they are needed to provide:

  • Scanned passport or a National Identification card
  • Scanned documents such as bank statements or utility bills issued within 3 months
  • An Ethereum wallet address
  • Well lit room conditions for a Webcam Verification or a photo for verification

The early existing owners of DGX 1.0 will receive DGX 2.0 into the same wallets which they have stored DGX 1.0 on April 8 as well. DGX 1.0 has been last moved on Block number 4369452 and the snapshot block has already been set to send DGX 2.0 to any DGX 1.0 holders. The users are not recommended to move their DGX 1.0 anywhere until they receive DGX 2.0 on April 8.

Dow Jones' MarketWatch to Track Additional 8 Cryptos

Now it also shows data on  Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, Ethereum Classic, Monero, Dash and Zcash
25 April 2018   60

MarketWatch, the news department of the Dow Jones Media Group begun to track the market movements of eight new cryptocurrencies. This is reported by Coindesk.

The MarketWatch website tracks the bitcoin price from 2014, but from now on, users will also be offered data on Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, Ethereum Classic, Monero, Dash and Zcash.

The new service will publish real-time quotations of these coins against the US dollar and the euro, as well as historical trends in the price movement, using the data from the Kraken crypto exchange.

It's no doubt that our readers, as the world's savviest investors, have an eye on digital currency and we're happy to be expanding our real-time tracking of a total of 9 cryptocurrencies in both Euro's and USD, with Kraken's help.
 

Dan Shar

General Manager, MarketWatch

Last week, the financial news agency Dow Jones Media Group announced a partnership with the Brave startup. Within its framework, DJMG will test the possibilities of a blockbuster-developed platform for online advertising developed by a start-up, and will provide access to premium content of Barron's MarketWatch publications to about 2 million users of the Brave browser.