Last week, the insurance giant AXA (AXA XL) and Assurely jointly launched insurance products covering CrowdProtector, raise public equity and STO products; Citibank dropped to launch a similar to the JPM Coin encryption currency program “Citicoin” project; IBM announced that it has signed a letter of intent with the Department of six international banks, the IBM World Wire in the payment network on the issue of stable currency bank plan; Microsoft has re opened the account bitcoin money deposited in function, the user can use bitcoin to buy goods in the Microsoft online store.
IBM signed an agreement with 6 banks, through the payment network World Wire help banks to issue currency stability
In March 18th, IBM announced that it has signed a letter of intent with the six international banks, the World Wire issued a payment network stable currency in the IBM bank plan. World Wire is built on Stellar platform, compared with the traditional system of the agent bank, the network promises to allow regulated institutions to faster, lower cost of cross-border transfer value namely remittances or foreign exchange settlement.
Facebook: the new team really explore more chain application block
Although the Facebook has yet to comment publicly on Bloomberg and New York Times had on its issuance of encryption currency report, but did admit that books are exploring distributed technology (DLT). Facebook Computerworld in response to a request for comment said: “like many other companies, Facebook is exploring ways to use block chain technology. Our small team is exploring new many different applications, but currently not disclosed more information”.
Citibank give up to launch a similar to the JPM Coin encryption currency plan
Citibank has launched a code named “Citicoin” project, in order to simplify the global payment processes, similar to JPM Coin. After the assessment of the project, it concluded that although the technology can achieve the purpose, but there are other more effective and more efficient ways to improve payment.
The insurance giant AXA insurance products launched covering STO
According to Cointelegraph reported in March 15th, the insurance giant AXA (AXA XL) and insurance technology start-up company Assurely jointly launched a new insurance products covering CrowdProtector, raise public equity and STO products.
Microsoft re opened bitcoin in function
According to Microsoft’s official website shows, Microsoft has re opened the account bitcoin money deposited in function, the user can use bitcoin to buy goods in the Microsoft online store. It is understood that due to the bitcoin transactions and price instability, Microsoft last year shut down the service.
SBI holdings announced the establishment of mining production subsidiary SBI Mining Chip chip
In March 22nd, SBI holdings announced the establishment of mining subsidiary SBI Mining Chip chip production business, including the development of mining chip production and mining system.
Overseas new project delivery
1.Lition: green energy chain block trading platform
Lition is a green energy chain block trading platform, through the application of the Lition block chain directly connecting providers and consumers to produce clean energy. Lition platform for the deployment of intelligent contract blockchain and smart meter based on IOT technology, so that consumers can according to the cost and mode of production and consumption of real time pricing of direct access to energy services. The company has been the German energy supplier license, and has been in the 11 city of Germany have a growing customer base. The function of Lition platform is available for 41 million families in germany. By bypassing the middleman unnecessary, Lition energy exchange platform for customers to save the utilities of 20%, while the income increased by 30% power plant.
2.Uncloak – the block chain driven network threat solutions
Uncloak can help enterprises to monitor, protect themselves, eliminate network threats, stay ahead of hackers step. To establish its own database artificial intelligence threat detection technology based on Uncloak, grab public and private Internet, looking for the latest network security threats, and convert it into a secure signature and added to the Uncloak threat detection system, to check the vulnerability exists in the entire subscription client based network and infrastructure. If there are loopholes, will immediately notify the user, so as to take corrective measures.
3.Solana — Based on the historic evidence highway chain
Solana constructed a new block chain agreement, the agreement will be the time for encoding data, called history (PoH). The project is to create a non trusted distributed cryptographic protocol, sorted to create reliable events, so as to solve the problem faced by many other block chain protocol scalability problem, the program is designed to make the transaction independently of the consensus. In addition, this is a high throughput block chain, does not depend on the partition, partition, side chain and Multi Chain etc.. Because of this new architecture, new PoH block chain Solana will support up to 710000 per transaction.
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Investment and financing overview
The daily planet Odaily according to incomplete statistics, this week the blockchain financing a total of 11, mainly concentrated in the currency exchange, encryption, encryption, encrypted payment credit.
The following is the specific financing event:
1. Japanese blockchain startups Startbahn completed 310 million yen financing, Dentsu voted
In March 19th, the main “Art + blockchain Japan block chain start-up company Startbahn announced the completion of 310 million yen third increase, investors including SX Capital, Dentsu, University of Tokyo Edge Capital (UETC) and Katayama Ryutaro.
2.LongHash recently announced the completion of the first round of ten million yuan financing
LongHash recently announced the completion of the first round of financing by ten million yuan, the blockchain investment institutions HashKey Group and distributed capital lead investor. LongHash business mainly covers both the plate block chain industry incubation service and data media.
3. Germany Lition block chain project completed the first round of $500 thousand ICO fund
The German block chain project Lition YouTube released last week in testmet solution, in the first round of ICO with 13 14 seconds to reach 50 million dollars in the first round of limit.
4. Singapore Exchange ecxx.com $44 million financing
According to the official news, Singapore digital asset exchange ecxx.com has partnered with Ledger, is currently applying for Singapore digital currency exchange platform license, officially launched in March 21st. It is reported that by the Singapore encryption money market investor Eric Cheng led investors alliance has $44 million financing for the ecxx.com.
5. the US Department of health and human services 700 million investment, using the transformation of its procurement platform block chain technology
The United States Department of health and human services (HHS) are continuing to explore the blockchain technology, and to the BUYSMARTER / AI block chain plans to invest $7 million. The plan is to use block chain technology to transform HHS procurement platform.
6. India CoinDCX encryption currency exchange by Bain Capital
In March 20th, India has been announced CoinDCX encryption currency exchange Bain Capital Venture Capital Investment (Bain Capital Ventures), but did not disclose the amount of investment.
7. block chain startup Bison Trails to raise $5 million 250 thousand
Provide the right to pledge service startup company Bison Trails announced the $5 million 250 thousand seed round of financing, by the Vc firm and Accomplice Initialized Capital Galaxy Digital Notation, led, Capital, Homebrew, Distributed Global, Charge Ventures, an angel investment investment ginseng.
8. bit, with South Korea Central Daily investment blockchain media Join:D
Bit, jointly announced the Korea Central Daily News, investment blockchain media Join:D, the construction enterprises in Korea HASHED accelerator block chain as a strategic partner in the media platform.
9. American financial technology service provider FIS’s $35 billion acquisition of Worldpay
In March 18th, American financial technology service operator fidelity national information services company (FIS) announced, agreed to spend $35 billion acquisition of electronic payment service provider Worldpay. According to “the Wall Street journal” news, FIS announced to the stock and cash, $350 billion acquisition of Worldpay. After the completion of the transaction, FIS shareholders holding 53% stake in the new company, the original Worldpay holds 47%.
10. encryption currency investment App provider Donut won $1 million 800 thousand seed round of financing
App encryption currency investment provider Donut has been in the seed round of financing to raise $1 million 800 thousand, by the early Vc firm Redalpine collar vote, other investors include EarlyBlock and Entrepreneur First technology venture fund, AngelList Philipp Moehring and Andy Chung and N26 bank board member Marcus Mosen.
11.Aeternity announced the investment of micro payment platform Satoshipay
According to Bitcoin.com news, Aeternity announced the investment of micro payment platform Satoshipay, and obtain its shares. SatoshiPay is a British nano payment software and block chain startups, Satoshipay is now able to integrate Aeternity nano payment solutions, and provide faster trading for its users.