Petro – The First National Cryptocurrency

World governments are slowly realizing that cryptocurrencies have come to stay. They are being discussed in G20 meetings, the United States has been taking every necessary measure in order to regulate and tax cryptocurrencies and, late last year, we even saw the first regulated ICO in Canada. It seems progression is being made towards adoption...

EXSCUDO Team
March 12, 2018

How the liquidity of the whole cryptomarket rests upon Bitcoin

Let’s face it, cryptocurrency adoption is very small. A small portion of the global population owns cryptocurrency (estimates suggests only 3.5% of households are crypto households) and there are still few real world use cases. Yes, it is possible to buy food, houses, cars, or even travel using Bitcoin. Yes, Ethereum revolutionized the way crowdfunding...

EXSCUDO Team
January 31, 2018

What’s happening for cryptocurrency in the UK?

Despite London’s status as the financial capital of the world, cryptocurrency has, since its inception, had a difficult time in the UK. A United Kingdom-wide bank blacklist of Bitcoin companies has meant any company in the Bitcoin industry has been forced to bank elsewhere in Europe. Even Coinbase, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges, only...

EXSCUDO Team
January 18, 2018

Andrew Zimine Interview with Chris Skinner

  Chris Skinner interviewed Andrew Zimine, CEO and founder of Exscudo. In the interview Chris asked a number of questions about project concept, its goals and achievements.  Hi Andrew, please introduce yourself and how you came to be involved with Exscudo? I am CEO and founder of Exscudo, innovative financial ecosystem, and also owner and CEO of...

EXSCUDO Team
November 8, 2017

Cryptocurrency is Traceable & Blockchain is the Inevitable Future of Payments

As the popularity of digital currencies and blockchain disruption rapidly accelerate, its limitations remain extensively questioned. Andrew Zimine, CEO of Exscudo, is attending the NPF & Regtech Leaders Forum 2017 to do just that by questioning the features and stereotypes of the current ecosystem, while sharing his knowledge with panellists from the EU Commission, European Payments Council (EPC), ECB, EPA...

EXSCUDO Team
October 18, 2017

SegWit2X: The upcoming hard-fork and what to expect

The cryptosphere can sometimes seem like a daunting and overly technical space for the average person. Especially when it comes to forks and the infamous SegWit. Before looking into what to expect from the upcoming fork, let’s first look at what a fork really means and what is SegWit. Put simply, a fork is a...

EXSCUDO Team
October 18, 2017

Evolution of ICOs

Crowdfunding has existed for centuries as an alternative form of traditional finance. In the old days, it was used as war bonds or to finance books through subscription models, where the authors would only write a book if a certain number of people subscribed to read it. However, the term crowdfunding only gained popularity at...

EXSCUDO Team
September 22, 2017

A statement regarding the ICO ban in China

Yesterday, on August,4, People’s Bank of China, Cyberspace Administration, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, State Administration for Industry and Commerce, Banking Regulatory Commission, Security Regulatory Commission and CIRC issued a notice on prevention of tokens financing risk. To put it simply, ICO were forbidden illegal. What is more, already finished ICOs are required to...

EXSCUDO Team
September 5, 2017

Online Conference with Andrew Zimine

Good afternoon. I am happy to answer your questions. 1.WHAT TYPES OF HACK ATTACKS CAN AFFECT CRYPTOCURRENCY EXCHANGES? There are basically three attack vectors disabling the platform: DDOS attack, users data (accounts) theft and exchange funds theft. Unfortunately, hackers now go beyond the harmless Deface and as a result of their actions many users lose their money....

EXSCUDO Team
August 22, 2017