Binance Raises the Stakes

Binance US to begin offering staking on ATOMs and ALGO

What’s good, Blockfolians? 

The Lede

Binance.US has announced that staking is coming to their platform, starting with ATOMs and ALGO. In an interview, Binance.US CEO Catherine Coley said that, with staking features in place, the ability to support staking would become part of their review process for new assets. 


What We’re Reading 

🛑Not so fast, says Roger - Roger Ver’s Bitcoin.com yesterday withdrew support for a contentious plan to divert block rewards to a new protocol development fund. In an email to CoinDesk, Ver said that he had been “mostly just along for the ride on this one.”

🇨🇭Tokenized IPOs come to Switzerland - IPO, but without all the banks, broker-dealers, and other intermediaries? Yes please, says OverFutureSA, which has gotten the green light for Switzerland’s first tokenized IPO, powered by the Ethereum blockchain. 

🌟The DEX Aggregator Game Gets Real - 2020 is poised to be a big year for decentralized liquidity pools. The latest move comes from 0x, who yesterday released an API aggregating liquidity from multiple sources including Uniswap, Kyber and more.


A (Relatively Small) Number We Should Be Paying Attention To 

102

That’s the number of days until the bitcoin halving. Do you think it’s priced in? 


Final Thought

Damn, sports media is valuable. Do you know how much corn you could buy with $450m?