We’re going to integrate NXT in our platform.

As you probably know we had a virtual IPO at NXT distributed asset exchange. It turned out to be a success, all the shares were distributed within a day. NXT platform seems to be technologically mature, stable, and, the most important, it has a very active and responsive community. I must say that we are impressed. We started integrating NXT in our exchange service, and plan to finish the integration within 2-3 weeks.

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Bitcoin stocks follow-up: decentralized exchanges experiment.

This is a follow-up to the previous post dedicated to Bitcoin securities, here we’d like to give a short review of current decentralized exchanges and announce our plans to run some field experiments with them. Actually my previous post was rather optimistic in regards to the prospects of centralized exchanges. I cannot say that I’m ready to dismiss it now, but recent SEC initiated trial against the issuer of Satoshidice stock at MPEX really makes you start thinking. They showed that they do care and will pursue their goals no matter in which currency the stocks are issued. There are some developments which could help Bitcoin stocks, such as crowdfunding legislation which is being developed by SEC now, but anyway probably the decentralized exchanges could have a brighter future. In any case, they are closer to the true decentralized nature of Bitcoin protocol, so if Bitcoin is successful they will be successful too. Currently there are three functioning or about to be laun… Read more

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