Binance is the world’s leading reputed crypto exchange by volume. Currently, the platform and its CEO CZ are hosting its inaugural Blockchain Week which is held at Singapore ongoing from January 19 to 22.
The user can now play with any pairing of coins as Binance now offers coin pairing with three distinct US dollar-backed stablecoins. Additionally, they are TrueUSD (TUSD), USD Coin (USDC), and Paxos Standard (PAX). Thetrading for these will start from today i.e. January 22 at 10:00 am (UTC). Moreover, the new trading pairs include:
The event is a four-day stage which kicked off a 2-day hackathon where featured and popular industrial speakers covered a wide range of blockchain topics. Some of the great personalities came together for a panel targeting challenges to tackle regarding wealth inequality. Moreover, those big names include:
- The Head at Blockchain Charity Foundation- Helen Hai,
- The professor at “Ameenah Gurib-Fakim Foundation”- H.E Ameenah Gurib-Fakim,
- A senior vice president at Mercy Corp- Simon O’Connell,
- Chief operating officer at APVN- Kevin Teo,
- CEO of eToro- Yoni Assia
They collaboratively discussed on the ways leveraging and innovating science & technology as critical tools which will further help to eradicate poverty. Also, one similar tweet reads:
The next panel "The United Nations of Blockchain: New Solutions to Sustainability Development Goals" with @HelenHaiyu, H.E Ammenah Gurib-Fakim, Simon O’Connell, Kevin Teo & @yoniassia #BinanceBlockchainWeek pic.twitter.com/IOzDNQ4ONv
— Binance Blockchain Event (@EventBinance) January 21, 2019
Meanwhile, Binance has always been a leader in terms of crypto philanthropy within the space. The exchange recently introduced its new initiative to raise children in Africa. Also, they are looking to use the cryptocurrencies widely beyond finance, speculation and trading altcoins.
The platform highlights the improving social potential and movement relating cryptocurrency to change ones’ lives. On the other hand, Binance Charity for Children now accepts Binance Coin (BNB) donations. Also, one BNB is roughly worth $6.50 which feeds a child for around one month.