The Hongkong Monetary Authority announced the first batch of virtual banking licence list, Xiaoshan virtual financial and other three institutions licensed
The afternoon of March 27th, the Hongkong monetary authority held a press conference, the meeting Ruan Guoheng, vice president of gold tube bureau announced the first batch of virtual banking licence list, three cards are: 1. Livi VB: BOC Hongkong (Holdings), the number of Jingdong and the Jardine group set up a joint venture company; 2. SC Digital Solutions: Standard Chartered (Hongkong), PCCW, Hongkong telecommunications and financial process set up a joint venture company; 3. Xiaoshan: by Zhong an online virtual financial and Sinolink group established a joint venture.
The HKMA vice president Ruan Guoheng said that the 5 are still part of the examination and approval institution is very close to the licensed, the authorities will continue to approval, depending on the interaction process to decide when to grant a licence. The daily planet Odaily note: the above three agencies is expected to launch a virtual bank service was 6 to 9 months after licensing, but still need to complete a series of preparatory work to meet regulatory expectations can be opened.
Foreign media: Chia Nan Yun Chi board or the United States to consider the branch to submit the listing application, the latest round of financing of new investors to enter
CoinDesk quoted informed sources said, Jia Nan Yun Chi machine manufacturer is considering listing submitted to the board of new branch establishment of Shanghai stock exchange or exchange for us, but did not make the final decision. According to sources, Chia Nan Yun Chi has to communicate with the New York stock exchange, the Nasdaq Stock Exchange, or make a final plan before the end of the year. Informed sources also said that despite the recent media reports China Scarlett Nan Yun Chi has completed an amount of hundreds of millions of dollars in financing, but in fact no new investors to enter, has been financing from existing shareholders.
Huobi Prime the two phase of the project will be in Beijing on April 16th officially launched the transaction
According to the Huobi Prime fire currency announcement, the two phase of the project will be in Beijing on April 16th (GMT+8) officially launched the transaction. The two stage will be adjusting around the HT holder, specific projects and rules will be announced in the near future.
Researcher Justin Drake: Ethernet Ethernet Fang Fang will use 2 SHA-256, bid farewell to the Keccak-256
The 2 researchers Justin Drake Ethernet Fang tweets said Ethernet 2 will use the square hash algorithm SHA-256, bid farewell to Keccak-256, to achieve standardization, and most of the existing and future blockchain interoperability. The development team will wait patiently in the etheric square 3 feasible STARK / SNARK / MPC friendly hash function.
Encryption brokerage firm Tagomi won the New York bitcoin license
In March 27th, American financial services bitcoin encryption license from the brokerage firm PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel supports Tagomi, allowed to conduct business in New York. It is reported that the company became the eighteenth to get bitcoin licenses of the company.
Slow fog security team safety problems: many recent attacks mainly for exchange, false recharge and traditional vulnerability
Recently a number of exchanges being hacked, slow fog said the discovery of high-risk situation is mainly: 1. false recharge, including USDT, EOS, fake fake prepaid recharge recharge and Ethernet XRP false false 2. square tokens; traditional loopholes to get the server control common access server control holes are not open Redis Auth certification, ImageMagic vulnerability.
Data show that: less than 1000 address hold Cosmos token
According to the data provided by Messari, the cross chain project creation Cosmos block has a total of 236 million ATOM were assigned to 984. LongHash article pointed out that ATOM is still concentrated in a relatively small number of investors, it is unclear whether this monopoly eventually will be conducive to the governance of cross chain platform.
B network will be issued the first public fund project Veriblock in 4 months
According to the official news, Bittrex (B) have been identified and will be issued the first public offering of Veriblock project, and will be in Beijing time 0:00 on April 3rd IEO sales. Bittrex is the project investor and consultant. It is reported that the Veriblock network has been successful on-line.
The European digital publishing giant Axel Springer will participate in Germany’s second largest stock exchange encryption Exchange Building
In March 27th, Germany’s second largest stock exchange B o RSE Stuttgart officially announced the giant Axel Springer and its subsidiaries Finanzen.net cooperation is the European digital publishing and, jointly launched a chain block encryption based on currency exchange.
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The construction of the 2018 annual report: blockchain trade finance platform cumulative turnover of over 200 billion yuan
Chinese Construction Bank “2018 annual report” shows that in 2018 the bank in the industry to establish a block chain trade finance platform, participate in the system of nearly 40 family and outside agencies, and signed a cooperation agreement with the 20 industry; at the end of 2018, the cumulative transaction amount more than 200 billion yuan.
Former employees of Facebook: Facebook block chain department in the total number of 150 people to 200 people
Facebook staff said, “on compliance issues on Facebook are considered, they recruited a lot of justice. At present, the total number of block chain department in 150 to 200 people, but also 50 engineers, 60 people, the rest are all products, scientific and legal.”
The first block chain system on-line application in Suzhou Yaohao notary
In March 25th, the Institute of Tongji Suzhou Xiangcheng City Notary Office notarized site, provide evidence of chain chain block plane platform support, using the block chain system Yaohao Yaohao notary Notary and live. Update each chain block to Yaohao results, to ensure that the results cannot be tampered, improve the real Yaohao notarization, transparency and traceability, further guarantee of fairness in technology.
Ali, Alipay Joint Health Center Hospital of Wuhan city to build the “Hospital of the future”, covering the core block chain technology etc.
Ali, Alipay Joint Health Center Hospital of Wuhan city to build a common future hospital today (March 27th) officially launched the future hospital, founded Ali health based on the core technology, which uses block chain technology, to provide “real name certification body core financial payment system, medical insurance, mobile payment function, trading platform, logistics and other technologies and services.
CFTC Technical Advisory Committee on Oversight and encryption using DLT technology discuss
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) technical advisory committee discussed the encryption regulation and distributed ledger technology at the March 27th meeting of the situation (DLT). The American Bar Association members of the working group under the jurisdiction of Trkla and Charley Kathryn Mills has submitted a report on federal and state regulation in encryption jurisdiction and report the current development of the industry. The books distributed technology and market infrastructure Committee submitted by DLT status and the potential use of case report.
The French Senate read through the “PACTE” bill, will affect the ICO issuer and a digital currency service provider
The French Senate on February to read through the “PACTE” bill, which will affect the ICO issuer and a digital currency service provider. The bill will be around ICO to establish a regulatory framework, which will not only protect investors, will also allow the innovation of enterprise operation without bank limited cases.
The German federal immigration and Refugee Board white paper: block chain can “unified Europe from the fundamental level of support”
In March 26th, the German federal immigration and Refugee Board (BAFM) released a white paper, an overview of the book block chain technology can create digital identity tamper unidentified refugees. The white paper pointed out: “the blockchain is likely to be” digital promoters in Europe. “. A decentralized management platform for asylum procedures will make a person the first place of registration can be transparently stored, unified can support Europe from the fundamental level of.”
Media: the United States SEC has to accept the punishment and part of ICO project settlement
The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reached a settlement with the ICO project, the project had previously received SEC on penalties for violations of securities regulations. As part of an agreement reached with the SEC last fall, Airfox agreed to pay a fine of $250 thousand to the SEC, the return of funds and interest to investors in the future, and regularly submit the audited financial statements, the start-up company became a quasi listed company.
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The “Peter Todd | excavator: if bitcoin does not change the limit will be more likely to die” translation errors
The Star daily news in March 27th, reported that “the core bitcoin developer Peter Todd on twitter said bitcoin 21 million limit is so fundamental, if you do not change it, bitcoin is more likely to die.” The content of the original “the 21 million BTC limit is so fundamental it’s more likely Bitcoin will die than change it”, the correct translation should be: “bitcoin 21 million limit is so fundamental, rather than change it, rather than bitcoin death”.
“The father of modern cryptography” Diffie: quantum computing is not a threat to block chain
March 27th, is known as “the father of modern cryptography” Turing Award winner Whitfield Diffie Hui in an interview at the Boao forum for Asia, quantum computing will only pose a threat to cryptography is very narrow, but a very important field, in 70s set up a public key encryption system will become fragile. But many techniques in cryptography, including hash chain encoding block used in quantum computation is not fragile in front of.
The vice president Xie Wei: Community block chain technology and idea and social media have a very good basis
The vice president, community block chain project partner Xie Wei said that from the existing mature social media, block chain is a tool, whether social media and block chain binding, depending on the block chain can help solve the problems of social media. It is certain the blockchain in privacy protection, to stimulate the user community participation have the role of uncertainty in power, in addition to block chain project requirements for community based, attribute and social media is very fit. Relatively speaking, block chain technology and philosophy and social media have a very good basis.