Feb 26: Cryptocurrency Airdrops

From this article you will learn which cryptocurrency airdrops will occur on February 26 of 2018
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A​ ​crypto airdrop​ ​is​ ​when​ ​a​ ​blockchain project distributes ​free​ ​tokens or​ ​coins ​to​ ​the​ crypto ​community. To​ ​get ​airdrop often​ ​the​ ​only​ ​requirement​ ​is​ ​that​ ​you​ ​have​ ​coins from the relevant blockchain stored​ ​in​ ​your​ ​wallet. These airdrops required to prove you were the owner of cryptocurrency at a certain time (snapshot) of the blockchain.

From this article you will get to know which cryptocurrency airdrops will occur on February 26 of 2018.

Bitcore (BTX) Airdrop

Bitcore (BTX) is a cryptocurrency that is geared towards a payment system. It solves a lot of the issues that other coins like for example Bitcoin have. Most importantly Bitcore is miles ahead in regards of scaling.

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How to get it:

Everyone holding at least 1.0 BTX in a registered address is qualified for the weekly airdrop. Make sure to register via this form: Airdrop Registration. Use either Bitcore-QT or Coinomi wallet to sign your address.

Bitcore's current airdrop model is scheduled as follows:

  • +6% every Monday in February
  • +7% every Monday in March

and so on until all funds from the airdrop address are spent.

Airdrop FAQ

Our team is continuously updating all the most relevant information regarding all active cryptocurrency airdrops which take place in 2018.

Bakkt to be Launched in December

It is also reported that Goldman Sachs does not plan to create custodial cryptocurrency solutions based on the Bakkt infrastructure
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The expected launch of the Bakkt will take place on December 12 of this year. It is reported by The Block, citing informed sources.

Also, the material states that the investment bank Goldman Sachs does not plan to create custodial cryptocurrency solutions based on the Bakkt infrastructure. At the same time, the bank is considering the possibility of trading futures on a new platform.

In a recent Fortune interview with Bakkt, Kelly Lofler said that the cryptocurrency market is on the verge of a revolution comparable in size to the one that occurred on the energy market in the early 2000s.

Greater institutional participation in the digital asset markets requires secure and regulated custody solutions. We are impressed by BitGo’s product, unique services, and the management team. We view our investment in BitGo as an exciting opportunity to contribute to the evolution of this critical market infrastructure.
 

Rana Yared

Managing director, Goldman Sachs’ Principal Strategic Investments group

Bakkt is a cryptocurrency unit of the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), which is the operator of the New York Stock Exchange. Giants such as Microsoft and Starbucks are taking part in creating of the new project, which is positioned as an “ecosystem for digital assets”.

The new platform will offer deliverable bitcoin futures to the market (unlike the settlement contracts for CBOE and CME, these are based on the underlying asset). The platform will support multiple fiat currencies.