Category: Tezos

Grayscale has incorporated six more trusts, including ones for Chainlink and Tezos

Grayscale has incorporated six more trusts, including ones for Chainlink and Tezos

Crypto asset manager Grayscale has incorporated six more trusts, including those tied to Chainlink (LINK) and Tezos (XTZ) tokens. The trusts were formed by Delaware Trust Company, Grayscale’s “statutory trustee,” in recent months. Besides LINK and XTZ, the other four trusts include Basic Attention Token (BAT), Decentraland (MANA), Livepeer (LPT), and Filecoin (FIL). All the […]

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Grayscale Breaking Records: Bitcoin Trust Adds Over $1 Billion in a Week

Grayscale Breaking Records: Bitcoin Trust Adds Over $1 Billion in a Week

Grayscale continues to break records with its Bitcoin Trust as the company has attracted inflows of over $1 billion in BTC from institutional clients in a week. Additionally, the company seems to be preparing to launch several new cryptocurrency trusts for Chainlink, Tezos, and more. Grayscale’s BTC Trust Inflows To A New Record CryptoPotato reported […]

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Fireblocks launches staking services, adds support for Eth2, Polkadot and Tezos

Fireblocks launches staking services, adds support for Eth2, Polkadot and Tezos

Crypto security firm Fireblocks has added staking capabilities to its platform, with initial support for Ethereum 2.0 (Eth2), Polkadot (DOT), and Tezos (XTZ) coins. The firm has partnered with staking infrastructure providers Staked and Blockdaemon for the new offering. Fireblocks said its more than 165 institutional customers will now be able to earn 5% to […]

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Examining DeFi funding over the past three months

Examining DeFi funding over the past three months

Quick Take Over the past three months, we have identified at least 36 DeFi applications that received funding for their projects In aggregate, roughly $100 million was allocated to DeFi projects, with an average deal size of approximately $3 million, and a median deal size of $1.8 million One of the most dominant trends or […]

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New upgrade to Tezos blockchain will include ZCash privacy features

Tezos developers are adding a new privacy feature to the blockchain. A new ticketing system will empower smart contracts to issue tokens. Developers of the Tezos blockchain are gearing up for some significant upgrades as they hope to attract new users. Yesterday, Nomadic Labs, Metastate, and Marigold shared a joint press release where they proposed a new […]

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Roughly $12 billion is allocated to the top 10 largest staking networks staking value

Roughly $12 billion is allocated to the top 10 largest staking networks staking value

Quick Take The top 10 staking networks by value participating in staking include Polkadot, Cardano, Tezos, EOS, Algorand, Cosmos, Avalanche, Tron, Band Protocol, and Synthetix There is roughly $12 billion in aggregate, taking part in staking on the top 10 largest staking networks by staking value This research piece is available to members of The […]

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Tezos Delphi Update Goes Live To Reduce Gas Consumption

A few months after compiling the latest protocol proposal, Tezos has officially implemented its 4th network upgrade in the past two years. Dubbed Delphi, it went live earlier today and aims to dramatically reduce the gas consumption along with other “small bug fixes.” The Delphi Upgrade Live On The Tezos Blockchain The Delphi proposal was […]

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Swiss Bank Sygnum Begins Storing Crypto With Taurus Group, Launches Staking Service

Swiss Bank Sygnum Begins Storing Crypto With Taurus Group, Launches Staking Service

The Switzerland-based bank Sygnum has announced this week that the fintech firm is now storing digital assets with the company Taurus Group. On Friday, the bank also revealed that the FINMA-approved firm’s clientele can purchase and stake XTZ by leveraging the Tezos network. Earlier this year, news.Bitcoin.com reported on a number of Switzerland-based fintech services […]

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Tim Draper’s portfolio consists of Bitcoin, Ripple (XRP) and other altcoins

Tim Draper revealed that in addition to Bitcoin, he also owns the altcoins Bitcoin Cash (BCH), XRP, Tezos (XTZ) and Aragon (ANT). With regard to Ripple, Draper was extremely bullish last year and stated that XRP should be trading above USD 0.90. Tim Draper, a renowned and wealthy investor, venture capitalist and well-known Bitcoin bull, […]

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