ICON Launched Mainnet

The company generated the Genesis Block of the ICON Mainnet on January 24 and minted all ICX as planned
25 January 2018   2222

ICON, a project which is building global decentralized networks, announced that the maintenance check of its testnet, which started last December, has been completed and the company generated the Genesis Block of the ICON Mainnet on January 24 and minted all ICX as planned.

ICON maiinnetGenesis Block generated on January 24, 2018 (18:25 UTC)

DApps can now be developed on top of the ICON network and ICON is already helping more than 5 DApp teams to launch new services. The teams will be presenting their projects at the ICON Annual Summit: The Genesis on January 31.

ICON team added that ICX Wallet, called ICONex will be launched soon on official Chrome Web Store.

At the moment of press, these are main market parameters of ICX:

Average price: $8,20
Marketcap: $3 114 814 649
24h volume: $195 411 000

Caspian to Launch Crypto Derivatives Trading

Caspian does not charge commissions for depositing and withdrawing funds and provides leverage up to 100x
21 March 2019   83

Caspian, an asset-oriented asset management platform, has launched cryptocurrency derivatives trading.

Thanks to integration with Deribit, Caspian customers gained access to trading in futures and options for Bitcoin and Ethereum. Also, the platform will provide the opportunity to trade indefinite bitcoin-swap.

According to Caspian, the platform does not charge commissions for depositing and withdrawing funds and provides leverage up to 100x.

We are excited to be working with Deribit to make the trading of crypto options and futures possible within the institutional community. Our goal at Caspian is to provide crypto traders and investors the same standard of tools and service that exist in the traditional markets and its great knowing that the team at Deribit is working towards the same high standards.
 

Robert Dykes

CEO, Caspian

Caspian noted that their platform connects to Deribit via an API that supports “large trading volumes with extremely low latency”. The platform also has full access to the book of orders of the crypto-derivative stock exchange.