Vaultoro стала первой биткоин-биржей, имплементировавшей протокол Lightning Network

Британская Vaultoro в свое время стала первой биржей, которая предложила обмен криптовалют на физическое золото. Теперь она заявила, что стала первой в мире биткоин-платформой, которая имплементировала в бета-режиме протокол Lightning Network для более быстрого и дешевого внесения депозитов. Об этом компания сообщила в пятницу, 4 мая, заявила в ходе конференции Chainges в Амстердаме. Live: we are launching our beta implementation of the #LightningNetwork at @_chainges Amsterdam.

Bitcoin and Gold Exchange Vaultoro Withdraws from New York Agreement

Bitcoin and allocated gold order book exchange Vaultoro has withdrawn support for the New York Agreement (NYA), citing the absence of opt-out replay protection from the proposed SegWit2x hard fork. Vaultoro Withdraws NYA Support Vaultoro co-founder Joshua Scigala made the announcement on Twitter, stating that the company had signed the NYA to “help dislodge the stalemate” between the different camps in the scaling debate.

Vaultoro Continues on Its VC Funding Road to Future Growth With Finlab AG

Vaultoro, a bitcoin-to-gold exchange, has secured funding from Finlab AG, a fintech company based in Frankfurt, Germany. Vaultoro co-founder Joshua Scigala stated that the funding from Finlab will allow them to reach their goals faster. The first upgrade the company plans to implement will be a real-time gold-backed debit card. The card will allow the customers of the firm to hold their allocated gold — stored in a high-security Swiss bullion vault — while they can easily spend the funds anywhere Visa or Mastercard is accepted.