Month: June 2019

Bitfinex Among First Block Producers of Blockchain Games Distributor Ultra.io

Bitfinex Among First Block Producers of Blockchain Games Distributor Ultra.io

Blockchain-based PC games distribution platform Ultra.io has unveiled its first three block producers (BPs): Bitfinex, EOS Rio and EOS New York.All three future network maintainers are EOS BPs, while Bitfinex is also a major and well-known cryptocurrency exchange.Making the gaming industry fairerPer the announcement on Oct. 2, the three entities will help Ultra optimize its …


It's Too Soon to Write Off Bakkt, Wall Street Analyst Tells ICE Investors

It’s Too Soon to Write Off Bakkt, Wall Street Analyst Tells ICE Investors

It’s too soon to write off Bakkt, despite the bitcoin futures market’s disappointingly slow start, analysts at Oppenheimer & Co. said. In an Oct. 1 research note, the equity research firm encourages investors to “not get upset” about the lackluster trading volume of Bakkt. For one thing, its parent company, Intercontinental Exchange, has plenty of …