[BeyondCC Daily Update] - 21st February 2019
Spanish telecom multinational Telefonica is to trial a blockchain-based platform that lets users sell their personal information. The news was announced by Wibson, which offers a decentralized data marketplace that allows individuals to sell “validated” private information for a profit. Telefonica will trial the platform to validate the authenticity of its consumer data, Wibson said.QuadrigaCX Has Sent All Its Bitcoin and Ether to ‘Big Four’ Auditor EYPantera Has Already Raised $125 Million for Its Third Crypto Fund
Crypto-focused venture firm Pantera Capital has secured the bulk of its new $175 million fund ahead of an expected March closing, CoinDesk has learned. According to a slide deck obtained by CoinDesk, $125 million is currently committed to the fund, which will be the firm’s third. However, only $25 million has been secured since last August, when Pantera told CNBC that $100 million had already been raised.