#CryptoCorner: Coinbase Card Expands Service in Europe and Adds 5 Cryptos, OneConnect Files IPO for Nasdaq / NYSE Listing
BIGG (CSE:BIGG) Subsidiary Signs 3-Year Contract with European Wallet Provider
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#CryptoCorner: Coinbase Card Expands Service in Europe and Adds 5 Cryptos, OneConnect Files IPO for Nasdaq/NYSE Listing
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Coinbase's Coinbase Card, the company's Visa (NYSE:V) debit card launched earlier this year, has expanded both the number of cryptocurrencies it supports and the number of countries its service is available in. The announcement was made in two tweets earlier this morning. Coinbase Card now supports five additional cryptocurrencies, including: Basic Attention Token (BAT), Stellar (XLM), XRP, 0x (ZRX) and Augur (REP). And as the subsequent tweet reads, "is now available in Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Hungary, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Poland, Romania, and Sweden".
CoinDesk reports that Samsung SDS, the enterprise tech arm of Samsung (KSE:005930), "is enhancing privacy on its Nexledger blockchain with zero-knowledge proofs (ZKPs)". The firm is partnering with Israel-based privacy-enhancing tech firm QEDIT, "to record and authenticate the transfer of assets on a shared ledger without revealing underlying confidential information". Jeanie Hong, Senior Vice President, Leader of Blockchain Center at Samsung SDS, said:
"The performance of QEDIT's private asset transfer solution has been exemplary during the rigorous series of testing and trials we conducted. The QEDIT team has consistently demonstrated the ability to horizontally scale ZKP cryptography in a blockchain environment."
Bloomberg reports that OneConnect Financial Technology Co., a China-based blockchain and cloud fintech platform, has filed for an initial public offering (IPO) with an offering size of $100 million in a bid for a NYSE or Nasdaq listing. OneConnect is the fintech arm of Ping An Insurance (HKSE:2381), and is backed by SoftBank Group Corp. (TYO:9984). According to Bloomberg:
OneConnect opted for a New York listing despite U.S.-China tensions. The company earlier considered a Hong Kong listing with a target of raising about $1 billion at a valuation of about $8 billion...
Blockchain Intelligence Group, a subsidiary of BIGG Digital Assets Inc. (CSE:BIGG), has signed a 3 year contract with a Europe-based virtual currency wallet provider for $355,000 CAD. Specifically, the contract involves the firm's QLUE (Qualitative Law Enforcement Unified Edge) platform, a Blockchain-agnostic search and analytics engine, and BitRank, a risk assessment solution for blockchain. BIGG president, Lance Morginn, commented:
"On the back of our recent US Government agency contract, we are thrilled to welcome another client to our global customer list. The value of big data, which is at the heart of BitRank and QLUE, continues to be recognized by companies involved in the blockchain and crypto ecosystem for their safety and security. We look forward to providing more customer acquisition updates as our business and revenue stream expands."
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