Zilliqa to Power New Breed of Decentralised Finance Apps Fuelled by Chainlink’s Real-World Data

Zilliqa smart contracts will utilise a custom Chainlink adapter to provide developers and users with reliable and accessible data feeds    Singapore – Zilliqa, the high-throughput public blockchain platform, is integrating with Chainlink, a decentralised oracle network that connects smart contracts with real-world data, to enable an ecosystem of data-driven smart contracts. The collaboration will allow Zilliqa smart contracts to easily retrieve and query external data feeds through a custom Chainlink adapter, enabling access to real-time information such as exchange rates, market prices, voting results, weather forecasts, derived from other…

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Six Years since the first ICO – What’s Next?

On July 31, 2013, J.R. Willett launched the first ever ICO, Mastercoin (now Omni), and today will mark 6 years since this monumental occasion.    Looking at the last 6 years, it’s evident that the industry has matured and the very nature of fundraising within the blockchain space has changed. We’ve witnessed a slight shift away from ICOs: as evidenced in this STO report from the NEM Foundation, and the recent launch of STOs in public markets. In 2019, we’ve witnessed a further progression towards IEOs. In light of this…

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NGC Ventures Strategically Invests in Helis Network’s $500,000 USD Seed Round

Investment bolsters DeFi startup’s ambitions to transition enterprise into a new era of finance    Singapore—Helis Network, the enterprise solution provider for decentralized finance, has closed its seed-stage financing round, securing $500,000 USD in investment funding. NGC Ventures II, the recently launched, all-weather multi-strategy crypto fund of one of the world’s leading blockchain investment firms, NGC Ventures, was among one of the key contributors of the raise. Earmarked towards talent acquisition, technological innovation, and industry traction, funds raised will boost the next phase of expansion for the project as it…

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