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News · April, 26

Lykke is accelerating its growth with the announcement of Seamus Donoghue as director of its Singapore office. With offices now in the UK, Switzerland, Cyprus, Vanuatu, the US, and Singapore, Lykke is expanding its global footprint. 

News · April, 05

Lykke launches the Lykke Accelerator service that provides custom integration of Lykke’s apps and open-source trading platform to existing products. 

News · April, 03

Lykke announces the availability of the TIME token, by ChronoBank. ChronoBank seeks to be the “Uber of independent workers,” creating a platform like oDesk that matches hourly workers with companies that hire them. TIME is a system token that powers the ChronoBank Ecosystem, supporting the infrastructure and business. 

News · March, 21

Lykke and Worldview International Foundation invite you to join a Blockchain & Natural Capital discussion. The talk, entitled Financing the Future of Sustainability, will take place on March 23, 2017, in Bangkok. We will explore the impact of the Blockchain on sustainable finance and learn how a digital economy can support efforts to preserve and grow our natural resources.

News · March, 02

Lykke completed a three-week public offering of a deliverable 1-year forward equity contract. The offer, which was oversubscribed, garnered 2 million CHF for the company and added more than 340 new investors. 

News · February, 09

Lykke has announced the launch of its proprietary 1-year forward offering to be officially unveiled on February 9th 2017 at a Lykke-hosted event in Zurich, Switzerland. From February 9th 2017, Lykke will offer a novel financial instrument which operates much like today’s forward contracts with the benefit of being ‘at the run’ for the entirety of the contract period — a significant difference from current procedure which sees settlement occur only at the settlement date. Investors can obtain a 20% discount subject to holding Lykke coins for 1 year. 

News · January, 25

Lykke announced Lykke Talks, a new series of lectures and panel discussions about the role of technology in creating economic opportunities. The inaugural Lykke Talks, entitled The Future of Financial Markets, takes place on February 9, 2017, in Zurich. 

News · January, 20

The time-based cryptocurrency project has partnered with a well-known blockchain trading company to provide fast and user-friendly exchange services. ChronoBank, a blockchain-based initiative aimed at disrupting the short-term recruitment sector, has announced a partnership with mobile wallet and trading enterprise Lykke – allowing users to trade ChronoBank’s tokens for other currencies frictionlessly.

News · January, 19

WISeKey International Holding Ltd and Lykke announced today during the Davos Internet of Value Blockchain RoundTable a joint agreement to integrate and co-offer their flagship products: the Lykke Wallet and the WISeKey suite of software, APIs, and servers, to secure access to data and devices in the world. 

News · December, 29

Lykke has joined the Hyperledger Project, a collaborative cross-industry effort created to advance blockchain technology. The Hyperledger project is a global collaboration including leaders in finance, banking, Internet of Things, supply chains, manufacturing and Technology. The Linux Foundation hosts Hyperledger as a Collaborative Project under the foundation.