After months of testing, the Hedera Hashgraph has finally launched its public network which promises to have unmatched speed in the entire distributed ledger space. Hedera has also begun the distribution of its native HBAR tokens.
Copper, a company serving as a custodian for digital assets, has processed $500 million in transactions since its launch in June. This is a 50% increase in volumes month-on-month.
Ten leading financial services and technology firms have launched the Association for Digital Asset Markets to develop a Code of Conduct for the industry.
Hong Kong-based equity firm GSR Capital has agreed to invest as much as $400 million in tZero and Overstock. After the announcement, Overstock shares soared by 21 percent in after-hours trading.