Ethereum 2.0 is on the horizon. The ‘Serenity’ upgrade, which is now a completely new chain from Ethereum 1, is slated for release in Dec 2020 and will finally see the protocol move from proof-of-work to proof-of-stake. Many in the industry are now preparing for the...

Flovtec is a liquidity provider and the latest company from entrepreneur Anton Golub. In his previous life, Anton was a high frequency trader and market maker in the FX markets. Then in 2013, he found himself ‘in the right place at the right time’ and...

ID Theory (Incentive Design Theory) is an investment firm with a difference. Founded by crypto natives, the fund’s investment thesis expands beyond pure capital appreciation, seeking out additional returns from the incentivisation structures embedded within decentralised networks.The company is the product of two crypto investors...

As the crypto industry matures many scale-ups are facing the operational burden of connecting into multiple service providers. A new platform from the team at Lacero has recently launched to tackle the issue head on. With one of the largest liquidity providers B2C2 signing up...

There are literally thousands of cryptocurrencies in circulation today and whilst Ethereum has been a springboard for many, most of the biggest high-cap coins exist on their own blockchains, like EOS, Cardano, XRP and of course Bitcoin!Now pNetwork has built a solution to enable different...

BCBGroup is a business banking challenger for the crypto and blockchain industry. Since incorporating in 2017 the company has gone from strength to strength, beating a path from OTC trading to a full scale global payments network. We chatted to founder Oliver von Landsberg-Sadie to...

Last week a digital image called ‘Quadratic Funding’ by Vitalik Buterin raised $20,000 at auction. The sale was one of eight such images created by crypto heavyweigths to celebrate the launch of new NFT platform Cryptograph.With this calibre of support, it’s not surprising to find...

Cryptocurrency trades have reached record numbers this year with 80 million transactions executed globally during the market crash on 13th – 14th March.These days dipping in and out of cryptocurrency is easier than ever, but as governments slowly catch up with the tax affairs of...

Hexa Wallet launched into App stores over the weekend. This Bitcoin-only wallet sits neatly between a raft of highly technical wallets and more mainstream custodian wallets. Aimed at ‘pre-coiners’, HexaWallet is designed to onboard new users into Bitcoin whilst giving them all the freedoms of...

Crypto insurance is a 270 billion dollar opportunity but to date roughly only 5% of the market is covered. Enter Nayms, a new crypto insurance marketplace that aims to service the other 95%. We spoke to co-founder and CEO Daniel Roberts about the problem he...

In 2016 the founder of Starling Bank had a new vision, for an easy-to-use banking platform that embraced cryptocurrency. Fast forward four years and Ziglu is market-ready. The platform launched into app stores last week, boldly going where only a handful of companies have gone...

Koine is an international digital assets custody and settlement platform that straddles both old and new worlds. With a growing demand for institutional investment in digital assets, the company is finding its 'governance first' approach is hitting the mark. We spoke to founder Phil Mochan...