- August 31, 2019
- Posted by: BlockX
- Category: Blockchain
On this weekly report (July 29 to August 4, 2019): Binance holds its first meetup in London, Binance Charity sets the record straight on transparent blockchain-powered charity, Binance Launchpad completes seventh token sale, and more!
1. Binance CEO (Changpeng Zhao) held a moderated by Reuters journalist Ania Poullain-Majchrzak. He addressed several questions from the crypto community and revealed plans to launch a crypto lending service that will support margin trading.
Meanwhile, Binance Europe COO Mariana Gospodinova touted the advantages of , which has lower deposit, withdrawal, and trading fees than seven of the biggest fiat-to-crypto exchanges in Europe. “These fees are not matched by anyone on the market yet. You can have the exact same experience as you can have with Binance.com,” said Mariana.
2. In a new statement, explains how it uses blockchain for social good and gives a full disclosure of what it has achieved. We show a flowchart of the process below. For more details, listen to this .
Meanwhile, here’s Binance Charity in action. Girls at Nakigo Secondary School in Uganda line up to register and get . About 1,100 girls have benefited from this program.
3. . On the of , 40,870 held 200,000 winning tickets, each entitling them to get 249,750 WIN tokens. Binance also listed WINk on the exchange and opened trading for WIN/BNB, WIN/BTC, WIN/USDT, and WIN/USDC.
For more details about WINk, here’s . Congratulations to the .
4. Updates from :
* Trading is now open for COS/BNB, COS/BTC, and COS/USDT. Contentos, a blockchain project backed by , will donate 3,129.4 BNB to Binance Charity.
* Monthly staking support for , . In addition, we have launched two staking reward airdrops: one for 50,000 QTUM (worth $145,000 USD) and another for 50,000 STRAT (worth $25,000 USD).
* The calculation is now: Daily Average Spot Account Balance + Daily Average Margin Account Balance + Daily Average Sub-accounts Balance.
5. Updates from and :
6. . Due to popular demand, you now have until the end of the year to get 20 SGD for joining and trading over 100 SGD or inviting a friend who trades over 100 SGD.
7. This is the 36th crypto asset supported by the official crypto wallet app of Binance.
8. Get to know why hashing is at the core of cryptocurrencies. Also, learn new terms on the glossary, such as , , , , and .
10. New on Binance Podcast: talks about how Bitcoin enters the mainstream conversations in the US, while discusses the first report of Binance Research’s new portfolio management research series.
11. . Book a hotel or flight to Singapore using crypto on TravelbyBIt and get a chance to win. It’s easy to book trips using crypto; learn from .
12. Updates from Binance Leadership:
* Chief Marketing Officer He Yi was named one of this year’s top 100 influencers in the blockchain world by the .
* Chief Growth Officer Ted LIn was interviewed on Cryptonites podcast. He discussed Binance Coin, decentralized exchanges, and more crypto topics.
BONUS: Pics of the Week
Binance team meets South Australia Premier Steven Marshall (center, with Binance cap)
#UseBNB for July 2019. Slowly but surely.
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