EOS gained $170 000 000 in first 5 days of ICO

New blockchain-based smart contract platform set new record in cryptocurrency world
02 July 2017   1814
Blockchain

Distributed database that is used to maintain a continuously growing list of records, called blocks
 

Ethereum

An open-source blockchain-based distributed computing platform featuring smart contract functionality, which facilitates online contractual agreements 

New record was recently set in cryptocurrency industry. ICO of EOS, smart contract blockchain based platform, gained 651902 Ether (170 000 000 $) in first five days of ICO. 

First ICO EOS period started on 26th of June and has ended on Saturday, 1th of July. Due this period, 200 000 000 of EOS tokens were sold (20% of whole amount). At the moment, second period is going on. It has two limitation:

  1. Time limit - only 23 hours.
  2. Amount of available tokens - 2 000 000.

Instruction for EOS token claiming

All next token sale periods will be held by these rules. ICO will end on 1th of June 2018.

EOS is blockchain-based platform for smart-contracts, designed for parallel calculations. As developers claim, this is "the most powerful infrastructure for decentralized applications."

Also, at 1th of June, Bifinex and Kraken started to support EOS tokens.

EOS presentation by Dan Laimer, CTO of block.one

Boerse Stuttgart to Launch Crypto Trading Platform

SolarisBank has a license to provide banking services in Germany and will become the banking partner of the exchange
13 December 2018   82

In the second half of 2019, the second largest stock exchange in Germany, the Börse Stuttgart Group, with the support of fintech company solarisBank, will launch a platform for cryptocurrency trading.

The official press release notes that solarisBank has a license to provide banking services in Germany and will become the banking partner of the exchange.

At the initial stage, the platform will support Bitcoin and Ether, and in the future, various tokens that will produce its own ICO-service of the exchange and will also be available in secondary markets.

Access to the trading platform will be available to both retail and institutional traders, and it will differ little from the existing securities trading platform.

In addition, the Boerse Stuttgart Group is awaiting approval by the regulator for the launch of a multilateral trading platform for cryptocurrencies, which will allow to compare the applications of buyers and sellers using electronic systems.

In April of this year, Sowa Labs, the Fintech division of the Stuttgart Stock Exchange, reported on the work on the Bison application for cryptocurrency trading. Its launch was expected in September, but so far has not yet taken place.

SolarisBank is also a partner of the Bitwala blockchain-start-up, which on the eve announced the launch of its updated cryptocurrency service offering users a single bank account with support for Bitcoin and Fiat.