Largest South Korean trading app adds support for crypto

The largest South Korean trading app Kakao Stock is launching a cryptocurrency exchange for Bitcoin and Ethereum
29 August 2017   969

Kakao Stock , the largest application for trading securities in South Korea, has added the opportunity to trade Bitcoin and Ethereum.

Kakao Stock adds support for Ethereum and Bitcoin Kakao Stock

Kakao Stock is based on the country’s most popular smartphone messenger app, Kakao Talk. Thus, according to local publications, the company announced that it is launching a cryptocurrency exchange.

Kakao Stock provides real-time stock quotes and stock trading capabilities that are linked to Kakao Talk. Users buying and trading stocks within the app are connected directly to securities companies in Korea as well as overseas.

Kakao Stock allows its users to conduct transactions without paying additional transaction fees besides the existing trading firm transaction fee.
 

Kakao Stock team

The cryptocurrency exchange will be offered through the app only, and will handle a number of widely-traded coins including Bitcoin and Ethereum. 

Swansea Hosts Blockchain and Distributed Energy Conference

The BEW'18, which will be held on February 19, 2018 in Swansea, UK, is a must-attend for people who are interested in the cutting edge of blockchain
19 February 2018   205

The Blockchain Energy Wales'18 Conference will be held on February 19, 2018 in Swansea, United Kingdom.

The conference will introduce Klenergy and their Pylon Network, which is a decentralised energy exchange platform powered by renewable energy. The BEW'18 is a must-attend for people who are interested in the cutting edge of blockchain, distributed energy, peer2peer and smart technology.

BEW conference location swanseaBEW'18 Exact Location

Location: TechHub Swansea, 221 Stryd Fawr, Swansea SA1 1NW, UK
Time: from 9AM to 1.30PM

The headline speakers include Paul Harwood, Basicincome supporter and advocate, and David Clubb, director of RUKCymru and head of digital RenewableUK.

The agenda of the conference is as follows: Blockchain technology and its application in the energy sector, future of blockchain wallet systems, buildings as power stations, building the open-source co-operation protocol for the energy sector, and more.