Articles of Bakkt

Galaxy Digital and XBTO participate, Bakkt Bitcoin options contract completes first block trade

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) has just announced the completion of the first major transaction of the newly launched Bakkt Bitcoin Monthly Options Contract. According to the announcement, this Bakkt Bitcoin option was settled as a Bitcoin monthly futures contract two days before expiration. Galaxy Digital Trading and XBTO made their first transaction. A block transaction is […]

Babbitt Original | Starting domestic alliance chain, this is the best era for blockchain to help Chinese manufacturing

There is such a point of view that the real competition in science and technology is not market value, not market share, but who has mastered key technologies . In the Internet era, China is often controlled by others. This is true of Windows and Android operating systems, and even more so in the chip […]

+ Government | Government is doing these things with blockchain

Text: Huang Xueyi Produced by: Odaily Planet Daily Recently, many governments have successively introduced favorable policies, provided supporting infrastructure, and laid out industrial blockchains. While empowering other industries, government departments are also becoming "customers" of the blockchain, such as applying the blockchain to government affairs systems. As early as July 2017, Beijing issued the "Implementation […]

Observation | The story of the application layer is difficult to continue. How does the public chain live through 2020?

Since 2016, most of the public chains have been developing according to the same story template–launching the mainnet, establishing a developer community, and building DApps; but now this development route has not worked, both for investors and speculators. Tired of this logic. The picture on the left is the number of new DApps per month […]

Yao Qian: Quantum Money: An Academic Imagination

Text: Yao Qian (then general manager of China Securities Depository and Clearing Corporation, former director of the Digital Currency Research Institute of the Central Bank) Source: Tsinghua Financial Review This article believes that whether quantum computing makes blockchain and digital currencies lose their development significance is not conclusive in the short term. But with the […]

Ethereum 2019: year after year, continuous expansion

Editor's note: Original title was "Ethereum 2019" Foreword: 2019 is clearly the winter of crypto. Nevertheless, the project is still under construction and things continue. Among them, the Ethereum ecology has made great progress. The most noticeable is DeFi, and in addition, its network, DApp, and developer ecosystem have also made continuous progress. In any […]

China Mutual Fund Association: Tips on Preventing Risks of ICO and "Virtual Currency" Trading Activities in the Name of Blockchain

Source: China Mutual Fund Association On December 13th, the China Mutual Fund Association released the "Reminder on Preventing Risks of ICO and" Virtual Currency "Trading Activities in the Name of Blockchain". The full text is as follows: According to the monitoring by the financial supervision department and the China Internet Finance Association, some criminals have […]

Long Baitao Comments: Comparing the Development and Supervision of Large Chinese and German Technology Companies

Editor's note: This article is a speech by Long Baitao to the Executive Board of the Bundesbank, "Fintech and Large Technology Companies and Central Banks-Conflict of Interest or Common Mission? 》 Comment, readers can click the link to view the original text. The Bundesbank Executive Board, Burkhard Balz, gave an overview of German fintech in […]

The finale of the American drama "Silicon Valley": a crisis caused by a blockchain expansion

Author: Hu Peng, Source: A Plus Community This article tells the author's thoughts on the development of cutting-edge technologies such as blockchain and AI after watching the American drama Silicon Valley. The American drama "Silicon Valley" finally ushered in the finale. After watching it, I sighed endlessly. Like all great comedy works, there is a […]

Reuters: Netherlands' largest bank to enter digital asset custody industry

Reuters reported yesterday that, according to people familiar with the matter, ABN AMRO is committed to developing technology to help customers securely store digital assets. ING is the largest bank in the Netherlands with assets of more than $ 980 billion. The source said that the escrow project is currently underway in Amsterdam and is […]