UK company's stock jumps 20% after its blockchain mention

Veltyco has started discussions with blockchain and cryptocurrency providers about potential partnerships
21 December 2017   1071

Veltyco, a marketing company, which is generating marketing solutions for the gaming industry, saw its stock price leap higher today after telling investors it has started discussions with blockchain and cryptocurrency providers about potential partnerships.

Veltyco is planning to offer its customers the use of a crypto wallet that can be used across the platforms of all of Veltyco's partners, allowing customers access to each platform without having to make separate deposits on the individuals platforms as well as enabling Veltyco to cross-sell the different platforms to its customer base.

After the announcement Veltyco's shares, which are listed on London's AIM growth market, jumped 20%. The stock has pulled back a little since then but it is still up around 13%.

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Recently, we have reported that Samsung SDS concluded a test on blockchain-powered storage in marine transport, with the expectation that the technology will take the shipping industry to a new level.

UCLA Blockchain Crypto Conference to be Held in LA

The UCLA Conference will be held on February 17-18 of 2018, gathering together the most experienced and exciting thinkers
17 February 2018   218

UCLA's Blockchain Lab and Far from LA are holding the Blockchain Cryptocurrency Conference, gathering together the most experienced and exciting thinkers across SoCal, in order to foster both economic and educational progress. The conference will concern cybersecurity, cryptocurrencies, and blockchain.

The UCLA Conference will be held on February 17-18 of 2018.

Location: The University of California, Humanities Building, 415 Portola Plaza, UCLA 90095, Los Angeles

The headline speakers will include Kathleen Breitman, the co-founder of Tezos; Sandra Ro from UWIN Lab; David Moss from EOS; Jeremy Rubin, the Bitcoin core developer, and many more.

The agenda of the conference is as follows: the future of blockchain keynote, bringing humanity to the blockchain, cybersecurity, autonomous vehicles, blockchain's influence on the development of art and culture, blockchain in the music industry, government adoption of blockchain around the world, and more.