Category: XTZ

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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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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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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Not Ethereum but Tezos is selected for digital Euro experiment by France

Tezos’ Nomadic Labs has been selected by Société Générale-Forge for its experiment to research a digital euro. The experiments focus on a digital central bank currency for interbank settlement traffic. Société Générale-Forge, a technology start-up of the French investment bank Société Générale-Forge, has selected the Tezos blockchain for its experiment on a Central Bank Digital […]

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