San Francisco to host Distributed 2018

BTC Inc in partnership with Wanxiang Blockchain Labs are organizing a Distributed 2018 conference on July 19–20
14 May 2018   758

The global blockchain community has a new event to welcome - Distributed 2018. More than 1200 senior leaders, investors, cross-section of global technologists and innovators are going to convene at San Francisco's Westin St. Francis hotel on a 2-day conference from July 19 till July 20. The focus of the discussion will be the acceleration of the growth of enterprise blockchain applications.

The initial speakers list include names of

Brian Behlendorf Hyperledger
David Chaum DigiCash
Xiao Feng Wanxiang Group
Anthony Di Iorio Ethereum, Jaxx
Alexander Yakovlev Moscow Exchange Group

The event will be comprised of 2 tracks that feature 25 panels, keynote presentations, fireside chats, industry roundtables and live demonstrations. To learn the full range of topics and the list of speakers you can visit the official page here.

Coinbase to Expand Services for Asia

Among the services available now there are Coinbase Prime, Pro and Custody
22 January 2019   119

Coinbase, the leading US cryptocurrency company reported that from now on its professional trading and custodial platforms are available to institutional clients and investors with large volumes from the Asian region.

In particular, according to the Coinbase blog, users of Asia will have access to the option of depositing accounts and withdrawing funds using SWIFT transfers through non-US bank accounts.

In the past 12 months, hundreds of crypto-first hedge funds have launched around the world, and many hundreds more traditional institutions such as proprietary trading firms, family offices and endowments have begun actively trading digital assets. Coinbase’s suite of professional products — Coinbase Prime and Pro, Coinbase Custody — serves these customers, along with other participants in the market, like asset issuers, crypto exchanges, and miners.
 

Elliott Suthers

Coinbase

Among the services available there are Coinbase Prime, Coinbase Pro and Coinbase Custody, which also supports the steamer USDC.

In December 2018, Coinbase began to provide services to residents of the islands of Guernsey and Maine, as well as Lithuania, Iceland, Andorra and Gibraltar.