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Wall Street 2.0: How Blockchain will revolutionise Wall Street and a closer look at Quant Network’s Partnership with AX Trading

Wall Street 2.0: How Blockchain will revolutionise Wall Street and a closer look at Quant Network’s Partnership with AX Trading
AX Trading LLC (AX), a technology-enabled registered broker-dealer and Alternative Trading System (ATS) operator, today announced a strategic partnership with Quant Network a pioneering technology company providing financial and regulatory technology as well as interoperability in financial services, payments and capital markets infrastructure. Through this partnership, Quant Network’s technology, Overledger a blockchain operating system, will enable universal interoperability for regulatory-compliant security tokens and digital assets to be traded on AX ATS, a regulated secondary trading market. AX intends to integrate Overledger to help foster the evolution of traditional capital markets infrastructure to facilitate the mass implementation of interoperable regulated digital assets. With the increased market adoption of digital assets and banking “coins” such as JPMorgan Coin, AX and Quant Network are at the forefront to enable the transferability and movement of digital assets. George O’Krepkie, AX CEO said: “we look forward to partnering with Quant. Their technology will allow our blockchain agnostic security token exchange to communicate seamlessly with issuers, traders, investors, and regulators across different blockchain protocols. This is a key technological breakthrough that will help us bring the benefits of security tokens to Main Street and Wall Street.” It is expected that the first interoperable digital asset offering may commence as soon as January 2020, and that the AX Trading ATS may be ready to enable and list interoperable digital assets and securities in 2020.
Let’s have a closer look at what that means to truly appreciate the significance of the partnership by covering the basics for those not familiar with wall street.
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What is an Institutional Investor / Trader?

An institutional investor is an organization that invests on behalf of the organization's members. They consist of hedge funds, banks, investment banks, pension funds, insurance companies, endowment funds, or any other type of money management firm.
Institutional investors account for about three-quarters of the volume on the New York Stock Exchange (which alone handles more than $20 Trillion a year in volume). In the US, Institutional investors own about 80 % of the total market value of the equity (stock) market, which globally is worth more than $73 trillion.
Wall Street refers to the institutional investors I mentioned above whereas Main Street refers collectively to members of the general public who are not accredited investors and the overall economy as a whole.
Whilst the Equity Market is huge, Institutional investors also invest in other securities which are prime to be tokenised such as Real Estate Market (Globally worth $217 trillion), the Debt Market (Globally worth $215 trillion) and the Derivatives Market (Low end estimates at $544 trillion and high-end estimates at $1.2 quadrillion). All of which makes the current market cap for cryptocurrencies look like a drop in the ocean.

Who are AX Trading?

AX Trading is a SEC-registered broker-dealer and Alternative Trading System (ATS) Operator. They are a member of FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority)and SIPC ( Securities Investor Protection Corporation) regulated authorities. The SEC has some of the most stringent regulations in the world for listing securities and there are fewer than 50 SEC-registered Alternative Trading System Operators in the United States, of which only a handful are currently implementing Digital Assets. Others are awaiting regulatory approval with Coinbase, Circle etc are all looking at getting into this huge market.
https://www.coindesk.com/stonewalled-by-finra-up-to-40-crypto-securities-wait-in-limbo-for-launch
AX Trading have investors and sponsored brokers including the likes of Credit Suisse, (a multinational investment Bank and Financial services company worth $27.5 billion). AX currently have over 800 Institutional traders (these are not individuals, but corporations such as hedge funds, banks, investment banks, pension funds, insurance companies, endowment funds etc).
AX Trading have also partnered with Euronext, the largest Stock Exchange in Europe with a market cap of $4.65 trillion as of 2018, in the creation of Euronext Block which utilises AX Trading.

What is an Alternative Trading System?

An Alternative Trading System (ATS) is an SEC-regulated trading venue which serves as an alternative to trading at a public exchange. ATS account for much of the liquidity found in publicly traded issues worldwide. They are known as multilateral trading facilities in Europe, electronic communication networks (ECNs), cross networks, and call networks
AX is the world’s first “Electronic Trading Network” (ETN) where institutional traders can proactively connect and trade with other counterparties in a secure environment. Unlike traditional stock exchanges/ECNs that show orders to everyone and traditional dark pools/crossing systems that show orders — presumably — to no one, AX allows institutional traders to pick and choose WHOM they want to notify and also WHAT information they want to share with them.
Institutional investors may use an ATS to find counterparties for transactions instead of trading large blocks of shares on national stock exchanges. These actions may be designed to conceal trading from public view since ATS transactions do not appear on national exchange order books. The benefit of using an ATS to execute such orders is that it reduces the domino effect that large trades might have on the price of an equity.

How does AX Trading Work?

The AX Trading process begins when one trader sends an “initiated” order to AX. The order can be routed to the AX ATS via one of our broker sponsors such as Credit Suisse. The initiated order triggers a “Call Auction” on AX, a period of time when the order will rest in AX to be matched against other orders from auction responders.
The Initiator of an AX auction decides who they want to invite to participate in the auction, whether they be all 800+ institutional members or targeted to specific ones, as well as how much info they want to disclose about the order. Based on these instructions, the AX ATS then notifies the members inviting them to participate in the trade.
The invited members can then participate in the trade by either placing buy orders of their own or placing sell orders. At the end of the AX auction period, all orders are brought together, and a match is performed.
In the traditional, continuous market with displayed bids and offers, traders are often chasing liquidity. In other words, the price may move away from them the more they buy or sell to what is commonly called “market impact.” On AX, the advantage of their call auction model is it brings liquidity — in the form of participant orders to the buyer rather than them chasing liquidity.

What is a Security Token?

Security Tokens are different than Utility Tokens or Cryptocurrencies. A security token is a digital representation of a traditional security. It may represent shares in a company, interest in a fund, real estate, art collectables, or essentially any asset a party can own. Anthony Pompliano wrote an article explaining tokenised securities in more detail which you can see here
Security Tokens are digital assets subject to federal security regulations. In layman terms, they are the intersection of digital assets (tokens) with traditional financial products — a new technology improving old things. If cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin are considered “programmable money” then you can consider Security Tokens a version of “programmable ownership.” This means that any asset with ownership can and will be tokenized (public & private equities, debt, real estate, etc).
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Quant Network community member David W also wrote an excellent piece on the benefits of tokenisation of assets in a lot more detail than what I will briefly cover here and strongly recommend you check it out.
The Tokenisation of assets is therefore inevitable, because it is a better way to record, exchange and monitor asset ownership for all parties involved. The amounts at stake represent many hundreds of trillions of US dollars

What are the benefits of a security token?

  • Lower Fees — having Smart Contracts and compliance programmed into the token itself removes the need for middlemen, reducing costs. Post Trade businesses such as clearing houses would also no longer be required further reducing costs.
  • 24/7 markets — Currently the major US stock markets trade between 9:30am and 3pm during weekdays only. Trading can be done 24/7 and globally whilst remaining compliant.
  • Fractional Ownership — This greatly increases liquidity for previously illiquid assets. Real estate, Artwork, even assets such as Oil Refineries are already in talks about being tokenised through Overledger. If you have an asset such as an oil refinery worth billions of dollars, then naturally this limits the market should you ever want to sell it. However with fractional ownership you could own a tiny percentage of it and receive profits from the oil refinery based upon the percentage you own, which exponentially increases the number ofpotential buyers, increasing liquidity.
  • Rapid Settlement — Currently it takes 3 working days to settle a securities trade, this can be reduced to minutes by having the asset and fiat represented on a blockchain and handled through smart contracts.
  • Automated compliance — Security tokens are programmable, and rules and regulations are hard-coded into the architecture of the token to ensure they always remain compliant. This means that they can be traded globally and still ensure they respect the relevant countries regulations that the participants are located in.
  • The benefits that a blockchain provide such as transparency, security, immutability, high availability. Regulators can also run a node and verify compliance in real time.

Security Token Issuance Platforms

Security token issuance platforms allow issuers to issue Security tokens that represent the security such as Shares in their company etc in return for capital. This is known as a Primary Market. Importantly it’s not just the issuance that they look after, it’s the whole life cycle of a digital security to ensure they remain continuously in compliance as they are traded etc. They also provide reporting to the issuer so they can see who owns the tokens and what dividends to pay out.
Securitize are one of the leading security tokens issuing platforms. They have created the DS Protocol, a blockchain agnostic protocol for security tokens which manages the whole lifecycle of a digital security, ensuring it remains continuously in compliance. They have issued a number of security tokens on the Ethereum network as well as recently working with IBM to tokenise the Corporate Debt Market (worth $82 Trillion). On the back of this they joined Hyperledger, an open source project which includes Enterprise blockchains such as Hyperledger Fabric which IBM is heavily involved with.
https://tokenpost.com/Quant-Network-Securitize-and-others-join-Hyperledger-blockchain-project-1544
They recently also became the first SEC-registered transfer agent, which means Securitize can now act as the official keeper of records about changes of ownership in securities.
There are many companies in this sector which are utilising various blockchains, Other examples include:
  • Harber — R Token protocol for Ethereum
  • Polymath — ST20 protocol for Ethereum
  • Blockstate — a security token issuance platform recently announced plans to migrate a number of ERC-20 tokens from the public Ethereum blockchain to the permissioned blockchain R3 Corda
  • Dusk — Uses the Dusk blockchain
  • Own — Uses the Own blockchain
And many more such as Nefund, Bankex, Capexmove, Swarm, Symbiont, Tokeny etc

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Trading Venues

Whilst the issuance platforms above generally also include their own exchange where the token can be traded on, secondary markets such as those offered through traditional stock exchanges and Alternative Trading Systems provide significantly more liquidity.
Traditional Stock Exchanges have been very active in blockchain with some going through proof of concepts, to those like SIX SDX Digital Exchange which is due to launch later this year. They are using various blockchains and cover the full process from Issuance, Trading and Post Trade / Settlement services. I have briefly outlined which blockchain they are using / testing with along with source to read more about it below:
  • Switzerland’s Stock Exchange — SIX Digital Exchange issue, trading, settlement, custody — Corda — Source
  • Largest Stock Exchange in Germany — Deutsche Borse Franfurt Stock Exchange — Corda — Source and Source
  • South Korea’s Stock Exchange — Korea Exchange — Hyperledger Fabric — Source and Source
  • Japan’s Stock Exchange — Tokyo Stock Exchange — Hyperledger Fabric — Source which the consortium has now grown to 44 companies. Tokyo Stock Exchange are also testing JP Morgan’s Quorum for voting on the blockchain — Source
  • London Stock Exchange Group — Hyperledger Fabric — Source . They are also invested in Nivaura which utilises Ethereum — Source
  • Largest Stock Exchange in Europe — Euronext — Permissioned Ethereum via Liquidshare — Source as well as recently investing in Tokeny a blockchain based project based on public version of Ethereum — Source
  • Singapore Stock Exchange — Ethereum — Source

Post Trade — Central Security Depositories

Situated at the end of the post-trading process, CSDs are systemically important intermediaries. They thereby form a critical part of the securities market’s post-trade infrastructure, as they are where changes of securities ownership are ultimately registered.
CSDs play a special role both as a depository, involving the legal safekeeping and maintenance of securities in a ‘central depository’ on behalf of custodians (both in materialised or dematerialised form); as well as for the issuer, involving the issuance of further securities by issuers, and their onboarding onto CSDs’ platforms.
CSDs are also keeping a number of other important functions, including: dividend, interest, and principal processing; corporate actions including proxy voting; payment to transfer agents, and issuers involved in these processes; securities lending and borrowing; and, provide pledging of share and securities.
Blockchain technology will enable real-time settlement finality in the securities world. This could mean the end of a number of players in the post-trade area, such as central counterparty clearing houses (CCPs), custodians and others. Central Security Despositories (CSD) will still play an important role according to reports:
“CSDs could have an important role to play in a blockchain-based settlement system. As ‘custodians of the code, CSDs could exercise oversight of, and take responsibility for, the operation of the relevant blockchain protocol and any associated smart contracts.” Euroclear Report
Another group of 30 central securities depositories (CSDs) in Europe and Asia are researching possible ways to “join hands” in developing a new infrastructure to custody digital assets. The CSDs will attempt to figure out how to apply their experience in guarding stock certificates to security solutions for crypto assets.
“A new world of tokenized assets and blockchain is coming. It will probably disrupt our role as CSDs. The whole group decided we will be focusing on tokenized assets, not just blockchain but on real digital assets.”
You can read more about how blockchain will affect CSD’s here
Examples of CSD’s in blockchain
  • SIX Digital Exchange and Deutsche Borse are utilising Corda as explained in the trading venues section
  • DTCC the largest in the US process 1.7 Quadrillion US Dollars of securities every year and are planning on moving their Trade Information Warehouse to Axoni’s AXCore Blockchain (Based on permissioned version of Ethereum) later this year — Source
  • Canada CDS are using the Quartz blockchain from Indian IT Services Company Tata Consultancy Services — Source
  • Euroclear in collaboration with the European Investment Bank (EIB), Banco Santander, and EY are developing a blockchain solution — Source
  • French CSD’s too soon go live on Setl Blockchain — Source and Source
  • Russia’s National Settlement Depository is launching a blockchain project using D3ledger (based off Hyperledger) — Source

The Importance Of Interoperability

The evolution of DLT and the wide adoption across industries and across different market segments is resulting in many different ledgers networks, but the ultimate promise of DLT can only be realized when all ledger networks can seamlessly interoperate. — from the recent DTCC whitepaper with Accenture
Some challenges and constraints related to the market infrastructure ecosystem remain open and will need to be addressed in the future to sustain the development of DLT platforms for trading and the post-trade process. At this stage, the questions of interoperability and standardization across these DLT (probably permissioned) platforms remain open and we may see a list of platforms offering no scope for interconnection. This will prevent them from fulfilling the key “distribution” criterion of DLT. Another related challenge that may determine whether or not the technology is adopted is the ability to provide Delivery versus Payment (DvP) settlement, in particular in central bank money. Nevertheless, it is worth mentioning that settlement can also be facilitated in commercial bank money. — https://www2.deloitte.com/content/dam/Deloitte/lu/Documents/technology/lu-token-assets-securities-tomorrow.pdf
It’s clear from the above that interoperability will be crucial in order to unlock the true potential of Distributed Ledger Technology. Issuance platforms will seek to interoperate with as many secondary exchanges as possible to provide maximum liquidity for issuers. Issuance platforms and secondary exchanges are each using a wide range of different blockchains that all need to interoperate as part of the trade process. CSD’s will also need to have interoperability between other CSD’s as well as to the secondary exchanges (again each using different blockchains).

Enter Quant Network’s Overledger

Quant Network’s blockchain operating system, Overledger, provides interoperability between any current and future distributed ledger technology as well as easily connecting Off Chain / Legacy networks as well as plans to connect directly to the Internet. Within 10 months it has proven it can provide interoperability with the full range of DLT technologies from all the leading Enterprise Permissioned blockchains such as Hyperledger, R3’s Corda, JP Morgan’s Quorum, permissioned variants of Ethereum and Ripple (XRPL) as well as the leading Public Permissionless blockchains / DAGs such as Bitcoin, Stellar, Ethereum, IOTA and EOS as well as the most recent blockchain to get added Binance Chain. All without imposing restrictions on connected chains, being Internet scalable and able to easily integrate into existing networks / infrastructure.
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Overledger a blockchain operating system, will enable universal interoperability for regulatory-compliant security tokens and digital assets to be traded on AX ATS, a regulated secondary trading market. AX intends to integrate Overledger to help foster the evolution of traditional capital markets infrastructure to facilitate the mass implementation of regulated digital assets. With the increased market adoption of digital assets and banking “coins” such as JPMorgan Coin, AX and Quant Network are at the forefront to enable the transferability and movement of digital assets
https://www.quant.network/blog/redefining-wall-st-with-decentralised-capital-market-infrastructure-the-possibilities-of-quant-networks-overledger-technology-in-regulated-capital-markets
Overledger enables Universal Interoperability where digital assets can move across blockchains so that they can interact with smart contracts on different blockchains. It does this by locking the asset on one blockchain and then representing it on another blockchain either by creating a representing token or representing it via metadata. This will enable all of these different parties such as Issuance platforms, Exchanges, CSD’s, traders etc to move the digital asset from their respective blockchain onto AX Trading’s platform for secure, immediate and immutable trading to take place. Potentially it would even allow Digital Assets / Securities to settled on a public permissionless blockchain such as the recently connected Binance Chain in a completely safe, secure and compliant way.
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Regulators would be able to run a node and view transactions in real time ensuring that compliance is being kept. Potentially they could also benefit from using Quant Networks Multichain Search capability http://search.quant.network/ to be able to fully track assets as they move across blockchains.
George O’Krepkie, AX CEO said: “we look forward to partnering with Quant. Their technology will allow our blockchain agnostic security token exchange to communicate seamlessly with issuers, traders, investors, and regulators across different blockchain protocols. This is a key technological breakthrough that will help us bring the benefits of security tokens to Main Street and Wall Street.”

Securrency

AX Trading have also partnered with Securrency (who have previously tokenised over $260 million in real estate assets). Securrency provide a protocol that enables security tokens to remain in compliance regardless of what blockchain the token is on. Due to the layered approach that Overledger has adopted from the learnings of TCP/IP, this protocol can be easily integrated on top of Overledger to enable security tokens to move across blockchains as well as ensuring they remain in compliance with regulations programmed into the token.
https://youtu.be/vSQ2fu9iZGs

Delivery vs Payment (DvP)

A DvP transaction involves the settlement of two linked obligations, namely the delivery of securities and the payment of cash. DvP avoids counterparties being exposed to principal risk, i.e. the risk that the seller of securities could deliver but would not receive payment or that the buyer of securities could make payment but would not receive delivery. Following this requirement, a DvP securities settlement mechanism has to ensure that the delivery of securities and the payment of cash are linked in a way where one leg (obligation) of the securities trade is conditioned to the final settlement of the other leg (obligation) of the trade. Thereby final settlement is defined as “the irrevocable and unconditional transfer of an asset or financial instrument, or the discharge of an obligation by the FMI or its participants in accordance with the terms of the underlying contract”. — STELLA — a joint research project of the European Central Bank and the Bank of Japan
We have seen how Overledger can provide interoperability for the securities to move across Issuers platforms, integrate with Stock exchanges, Central Security Depositories and AX Trading. Now we need to be able to ensure that payment is guaranteed and in a way that offers immediate settlement which is irrevocable. To do this we need to represent FIAT on the blockchain so that it can interact with smart contracts and settle transactions on the blockchain.

J.P.Morgan’s Coin

J.P.Morgan is the largest bank in the United States and ranked by S&P Global as the sixth largest bank in the world by total assets as of 2018, to the amount of $2.535 trillion.
J.P. Morgan was the first U.S. bank to create and successfully test a digital coin representing a fiat currency. The JPM Coin is based on blockchain-based technology enabling the instantaneous transfer of payments between institutional clients.
With J.P.Morgan’s $2.6 trillion balance sheet, expertise in blockchain and global payments network, J.P. Morgan can seamlessly and securely transfer and settle money for clients around the world. J.P. Morgan are supervised by banking regulators in the United States and in the international jurisdictions in which it operates.

How does JPM Coin work?

A Buyer purchases JPM coins in advance which get represented on the Permissioned Quorum blockchain ($1 =1 JPM Coin). Quant Network’s Overledger could then provide interoperability to lock those tokens on Quorum and represent those onto another blockchain / AX Trading’s Network. By being able to represent securities and FIAT on the same blockchain (even though the underlying assets are on different blockchains) this provides instant finality / settlements to occur.
Once the seller receives the JPM coin in exchange for the securities they have sold they will be able to redeem them for USD. It also doesn’t necessarily mean that they have to have a JP Morgan account to redeem them, you could imagine in the future that the Bank instead redeems the JPM Coin and credits the users account. Similarly the buyer of the security token redeems the represented token and unlocks the security token on the original blockchain.
You can read more about JP Morgan’s Coin here as well as its use cases
J.P Morgan is betting that its first-mover status and large market share in corporate payments — it banks 80 percent of the companies in the Fortune 500 — will give its technology a good chance of getting adopted, even if other banks create their own coins. “Pretty much every big corporation is our client, and most of the major banks in the world are, too,” Farooq said. “Even if this was limited to JPM clients at the institutional level, it shouldn’t hold us back.”
Overledger enables different securities tokens / digital coins representing FIAT currencies to be brought together from the various permissioned / permissionless blockchains onto one platform where trading / settlement can take place. Overledger is the only technology that can do this today across the leading permissioned and permissionless blockchains as well as existing networks, all in a secure, scalable and easy to integrate way.
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Quant Network are working with AX Trading to bring more digital assets, securities and tokenised assets to their existing 800 institutional traders in an already live and connected FINRA and SEC regulated exchange. AX Trading is not just about trading securities but other digital assets such as Bitcoin, Ethereum and potentially even Quant in the Future.
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This is a multi-trillion dollar market with huge global enterprises, traditional exchanges and global banks are all adopting DLT at a rapid pace and going into production at scale in a matter of months, examples include the NYSE Bakkt launching Bitcoin futures later this month, Swiss Stock Exchange ($1.6 Trillion market Cap) is due to launch their digital exchange running on Corda (SDX) by the end of the year. The DTCC are due to launch their Trade Information Warehouse which processes $10 Trillion of cleared and bilateral derivatives by the end of the year. JP Morgan who transfer $6 Trillion every day are due to launch their JPM coin at the end of year and AX Trading is due to offer their first digital asset by January 2020.
Quant Network’ Overledger enables the bridging of traditional finance infrastructure with the new decentralised finance infrastructure DeFi of the future, helping to redefine Wall Street and Capital Markets.
https://medium.com/@CryptoSeq/wall-street-2-0-17252ffd8919
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How FLETA deals with Blockchain Bloat

How FLETA deals with Blockchain Bloat


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Today we are going to tell you about blockchain bloating and how FLETA manages to fix it. So, what exactly do we mean by blockchain bloating? When the blocks in the blockchain are filled to the brim with data, so much so that there is a huge waiting line for impending transactions, then that chain is referred to as being bloated. So, before we look into the disadvantages of blockchain bloat, let’s look at the most famous real-world case of this issue.

Ethereum and Cryptokitties


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Cryptokitties is a gaming application built on the Ethereum blockchain. The game became extremely popular, in fact, it became a little too popular. Ethereum’s blockchain just wasn’t ready to take this load. Because of the increasing demand for the kitties, the number of unconfirmed transaction on the blockchain increased exponentially.

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Because of this, Axiom aka the company behind Cryptokitties was forced to increase their birthing fees. This is what they said in their medium article:
“The excitement and adoption we’ve seen this week have been overwhelming and we couldn’t be happier! However, the Ethereum network is completely full. The only way to keep CryptoKitties from lagging is to increase the gas prices so that all transactions can complete quickly. We know that increased prices will mean that some of you will need to slow down your breeding regimen, and we are incredibly disappointed by that. But who knows? Maybe this slowdown will just mean that you’ll love the Kitties you already have that much more”
Cryptokitties taught us a precious lesson on the perils of blockchain bloating. It’s good to want an app that has the potential to go mainstream, but what’s the use if you don’t have the necessary architecture to handle this load?

The Disadvantages of Blockchain Bloat

Blockchain bloat is both a negative sign and a positive sign. No, you didn’t misread that, there is indeed a silver lining in the cloud.
The reason why blockchain bloat is considered to be a positive sign is that it shows that the blockchain is in demand and people are willing to transact with it. If your blockchain is bloaty, then it shows that people like what you have to offer and want more of it.
Now, let’s move on to the negatives. What are the disadvantages of blockchain bloat?
  • The transaction confirmation time shoots up. As we saw with cryptokitties, since the main blockchain is so clogged up, the transaction queue invariably increases.
  • It takes a long time to synchronize the desktop wallet client with the blockchain network initially. When it comes to Bitcoin, the process can take days.
  • Blockchain bloat also has an impact on transaction fees of the network. When there is such limited space in the blocks for the transactions, people will inevitably need to spike their transaction fees for miners to give them preferential treatment.
  • Finally, and most importantly, dealing with blockchain bloat leads to incorporating different scaling techniques like sharding, plasma, lightning network, etc. Changing an existing and active blockchain architecture is extremely risky and may lead to irreversible damages down the line.

How FLETA deals with Blockchain Bloat

FLETA’s team knew the perils of blockchain bloat and hence they designed it in a way which made sure that they could mitigate this problem for years to come. FLETA’s original architecture contains two anti-bloating designs:
  • Parallel Sharding.
  • Independent Multi-chain Structure.
Sharding has been explored in detail here. In this article, we are going to be looking into FLETA’s Independent Multi-chain Structure.

FLETA: Independent Multi-Chain Structure

The independent multi-chain structure is one of the five core design principles of FLETA that sets it apart from the rest. The idea behind its mechanism is pretty simple. The main blockchain should be as light and devoid of activity as possible.
Each and every application built on FLETA gets its own dedicated subchain. On that subchain, they can define their unique in-app tokenomics and machinations, and it will have no impact whatsoever on the main FLETA chain. The advantage of this approach is two-fold:
  • Firstly, the main blockchain is free of all the transactions taking place in the Dapps. So, if a Dapp does become mainstream, it won’t grind the main blockchain down.
  • Secondly, if anything goes wrong with the Dapp, it won’t affect the main FLETA blockchain and vice-versa.
  • Thirdly, DApps can select their desired consensus model. They aren’t required to follow FLETA’s consensus algorithm.

Conclusion

FLETA’s innate design provides a platform which can’t be hampered down by blockchain bloat/scalability issues. The independent multi-chain structure will encourage developers to create ambitious, large-scale Dapps which have the potential to go mainstream.
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Zimbabwe's US Dollar Ban Ignites Massive Bitcoin Fever

Bitcoin trading is booming in Zimbabwe. The government introduced a law banning the use of the U.S. dollar, forcing citizens to adopt a national currency instead.
Zimbabwe’s national currency stopped circulating in 2009 as part of an effort to stabilize the economy. However, in a recent change in policy, the Zimbabwean government readopted a local currency, the RTGS dollar — later renamed Zimbabwe dollar — and banned settlement of domestic transactions using foreign currencies.
The move was not too popular among the locals, and many avoided using those “Zollars.” Some, like Godfrey Mupanga, have tried asking the courts to ban that decision. Others went to trade dollars on the black market to protect themselves against Zimbabwe’s soaring inflation, while tech enthusiasts have opted to buy bitcoin as a circumvention of government bans.

Bitcoin: The New Currency Fighting Against the “Zollar”

This recent interest in crypto has led to a massive increase in the volume of bitcoins sold in Zimbabwe. And not only that, some citizens have leveraged the advantages of cryptocurrencies to offer services and businesses based on blockchain technologies to bypass government restrictions.
One such example is Tinashe Jani, who reportedly used the blockchain to make it possible to send money between Zimbabwe and South Africa, something impossible after the government banned the use of credit cards outside the country.
“The cut by the banks meant that one could not swipe or withdraw money in their account for rent, fees, or even groceries. So, we started using the local currency to buy bitcoin in Zimbabwe and sending those to SA and immediately converting them to rands for our clients for a small fee.”
Although the government considers bitcoin to be illegal, Zimbabwe citizens prefer to risk using it to avoid losing their purchasing power. In fact, bitcoin trading has increased so much that today this country is one of the most important BTC markets in the southern part of the African continent. Tawanda Kembo, CEO and founder of the Golix crypto exchange, is cited in Quartz Africa as saying:
“What we are seeing is that there is a lot of demand for bitcoin, and there is little supply compared to demand, so all the activity in bitcoin which we are seeing is happening on dark markets instead of exchanges.

Venezuela: The Mirror That Reflects Zimbabwe’s Reality

What’s happening in Zimbabwe is not new. In 2003, Venezuela implemented a similar decision, prohibiting its citizens from freely converting currencies. The direct consequence was a constant devaluation of the national currency and an increase in illegal trade.
All of this was also stimulated by websites and social media accounts that deliberately set rates in the face of the government’s inability to control the currency.
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Will China Ban Crypto Mining?

On April 9, Reuters reported that a Chinese government agency is considering the elimination of crypto mining in the country. Given that China has been hosting the majority of mining pools on its soil, the global crypto industry might be poised to take a massive hit. However, the plan is not written in stone at this point, and part of community has dismissed it as casual FUD.

Brief introduction to China’s relationship with crypto
Chinese authorities have been spearheading the “blockchain before Bitcoin” approach since September 2017, when the infamous crackdown on local initial coin offerings (ICOs) and crypto exchanges occurred. As of now, people in China can hold cryptocurrencies, but they are prohibited from trading them.

The local mining industry specifically has also been subject to repressions. In February 2018, CNN Money reported that the Chinese government pushed crypto miners to make an "orderly exit" from the industry due to tax issues and mining being generally dangerous for the environment.

Indeed, according to a separate article published by Quartz a month earlier, the country’s top internet-finance regulator, the Leading Group of Internet Financial Risks Remediation, ordered local authorities to use all available options — such as “measures linked to electricity prices, land use, tax, and environmental protection” — to force miners to shut down their business. In addition to that, the agency had allegedly obliged regional authorities to submit regular progress reports, detailing the existing mining facilities in their jurisdictions.

In response to the intensifying crackdown, some of China's largest mining players chose to move shop or even change their main line of business. Thus, Chinese ASIC chip manufacturer and mining outfit Bitmain, once the industry’s most profitable company, which is now experiencing significant difficulties caused by the bear market, decided to turn to artificial intelligence (AI) as an alternate revenue source. “As a China company, we have to be prepared,'' Bitmain’s former co-chief executive, Jihan Wu, explained at the time. The company also planned to run a major mining operation in Rockdale, Texas, but had to suspend the plan due to the market collapse earlier this year.

However, China remains a mining superpower. According to data from Blockchain.com, most of the largest Bitcoin mining pools are controlled by Chinese organizations. An earlier study conducted by the University of Cambridge argued that the Chinese dominance in the mining market was made possible by the cheap electricity and land available in provincial areas such as Xinjiang, Inner Mongolia, Yunnan and Sichuan. Reports issued around the same time indicated that over two-thirds of global mining pools were based in China.

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Cryptocurrencies are mixed as Kraken acquires European exchange for at least $100 million

Crypto Market Recap

Crypto Developments in Financial Services

Crypto Regulatory Environment

General Crypto News

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http://www.minci.gob.ve/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/Gaceta-Oficial-Decreto-Constituyente-sobre-el-Sistema-Integral-de-Criptoactivos.pdf https://coin360.io/ https://coinmarketcap.com/ https://cointelegraph.com/news/amazon-will-have-to-create-its-own-crypto-in-future-binance-ceo-says https://cointelegraph.com/news/crypto-valley-assoc-pres-switzerland-must-be-open-and-easy-for-blockchain-investors https://cointelegraph.com/news/indian-govt-committee-is-worried-about-cryptos-impact-on-rupees-stability-report https://cointelegraph.com/news/kraken-buys-uk-exchange-crypto-facilities-for-at-least-100-million https://cointelegraph.com/news/twitter-ceo-jack-dorsey-still-believes-bitcoin-will-be-internets-currency https://cointelegraph.com/news/us-securities-regulator-solicits-blockchain-analytics-companies-for-data-review https://cointelegraph.com/news/venezuela-new-crypto-legal-framework-comes-into-force https://cointelegraph.com/news/venezuela-parliament-approves-crypto-bill-to-combat-financial-blockade https://twitter.com/cz\_binance/status/1091696602308259840 https://www.apnews.com/7997739035034979a615ec35d8008866 https://www.coindesk.com/crypto-kraken-acquires-crypto-facilities https://www.coindesk.com/venezuelas-crypto-exchanges-miners-must-register-under-new-rules https://www.fbo.gov/index?s=opportunity&mode=form&id=c18a03f93cf06df47dab8a1c1a7f87a9&tab=core&\_cview=0 https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/02/04/kraken-completes-biggest-crypto-deal-in-2019-massive-100m-acquisition-that-may-boost-european-market/ https://www.swissinfo.ch/eng/daniel-haudenschild-\_crypto-bickering-has-set-switzerland-back--says-cva-president/44731108 https://youtu.be/\_mP9OmOFxc4
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Crypto AM News Recap You Need to Read: Cryptocurrency bloodbath continues as BTC nears $4,000

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What is Pundi X? by Schwifty Bean CEO @preceptx.com - Blockchain Investor/Enthusiast. Empowering and Teaching the Masses about the Blockchain

What is Pundi X? by Schwifty Bean CEO @preceptx.com - Blockchain InvestoEnthusiast. Empowering and Teaching the Masses about the Blockchain

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Ah the World of that which is CryptoCurrency, Rendition for the Kings and redemption for the man. For what you ask- well that’s all part of a greater and grander plan.
So, we’re talking Pundi X.
What is it? What in the fack does it do and - the ever all looming question, is there value?
Sit down Hamlet, we’ve got a play to write! Crypto currencies, the innovation and relation when it comes to an economy and world which is what you would refer to as truly free. Crypto-currencies in and of themselves hold value. There is no need to paint and imagine the coloring book because well Jim it’s been printed. Now it’s all about the Main Stream Deliverance. That’s where digital assets like Pundi X come in. – A decentralized payment system, where purchase of goods or Bitcoin is done with a simple click.
Imagine it like this. You get in your luxury vehicle and you scadoot-skadattle down the ever paved street on this lovely Earth which envelops conscious par reach- (Psstt… it’s me!) Pardon the interruption that was the fame in me… Back to Training! Anyways you glide and slide about your glorious ride and what do you feel but a need- a thirst for coffee and Holy Shit man, BTC is about to rocket, so slide in where you can sip and deposit. It’s a sunny day and you’ve come upon a merchant that accepts it- What?
Pundi X man,fuck pay attention. So you come to the counter with your consolidated purchase, “Double espresso shot, shit make it 7. I’d also like to purchase a Bitcoin please.”
And it’s that easy.
Fantasy it seems, but it’s all about the function call of x. Which is? The freedom of purchase.
PundiX is delivering a world-wide payment system for any physical merchant to accept Cryptocurrencies. Bringing the power of the Blockchain to the masses with ease.
Product? Pundi XPOS. A physical product much like the ones you see currently that enable a merchant to accept specific cards for payment. This enables payment for goods with a mobile phone, using Pundi X to finalize and perform a purchase.
XPASS Enables the ability to physically hold stored Cryptos. Very similar damn near akin to the current systems of monetized striped plastics. (it’s no different)
Up and Coming? Pundi X is currently working on two other merchant products. XPOS Handy, XPOS Desk. They are planning to deliver their merchant payment system, Pundi XPOS in about twelve different countries.
Crypto Partnerships? ZCASH, Verge, Wanchain. Aditus, Stellar, (a few more, notables listed)
Notable Mentions by Major Press? CNN, Forbes, Fintech Singapore, Kahleej Times, Indian Express, Quartz, Tech in Asia, Business Insider.
We are moving into a Decntralized world. Get with it! Cryptobean opinion? Innovation, Sleeping Giant in Wait, and the Future of Decentralized Payments.
You and you alone are responsible for your purchases. You have a brain and I am simply a Bean.
Let those freedom bells ring, Happy Trading!
full: https://medium.com/@Precept.X/what-is-pundi-x-945dd19907d4
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Cryptocurrencies plunged overnight with Bitcoin below USD$6,300 and Ethereum sub-USD$200

Crypto News

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https://cointelegraph.com/news/report-harvard-stanford-mit-endowments-all-invest-in-crypto-funds https://www.theinformation.com/articles/harvard-stanford-mit-endowments-invest-in-crypto-funds https://cointelegraph.com/news/study-bitcoin-whales-are-not-responsible-for-volatility https://blog.chainalysis.com/reports/bitcoin-whales-oct https://coinjournal.net/etoro-slashes-crypto-costs-to-increase-mass-adoption/ https://www.ccn.com/indias-government-is-evaluating-a-state-cryptocurrency-report/ https://www.coindesk.com/south-korea-to-decide-on-ico-permission-in-november-official-says/ https://www.ccn.com/south-korea-remains-firm-on-ico-ban-despite-calls-for-legality-for-now/ https://www.coindesk.com/us-customs-agency-hopes-to-evaluate-blockchain-testing-by-decembe https://www.coindesk.com/doctor-doom-vs-crypto-heres-what-to-expect-in-congress-today/ https://www.ccn.com/brazil-xp-investimentos-crypto-exchange-wont-let-users-deposit-or-withdraw-bitcoin/
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