ConsenSys Targets Crypto Privacy and Adoption With New Investments
ConsenSys Ventures has invested $1.15 million in blockchain privacy startup Ligero and an undisclosed amount in crypto exchange PDAX.
Samsung SDS, the enterprise tech arm of the South Korean behemoth, is enhancing privacy on its Nexledger blockchain with zero-knowledge proofs.
"Enterprises will not go on to the public mainnet without privacy and security," EY's Paul Brody told CoinDesk.
Lowering the costs of private transactions in this way makes the public ethereum blockchain more competitive with private chains, EY says.
Enterprise blockchain firms using Kaleido's platform will now be able to transact privately with one another.
ING’s blockchain team is testing privacy tech called "bulletproofs," the latest in a series of such experiments at the global bank.