RSK Federation partners with 24 well-known bitcoin firms

Announcements | August 5, 2016 By:

RSK Labs announced that 24 of the most influential bitcoin companies are joining its federation of validators – the RSK Federation.

The RSK network will introduce the first turing-complete smart contract platform secured by the Bitcoin blockchain. By collaborating with leading bitcoin companies, the RSK Federation will deploy a hybrid security protocol that businesses can utilize. The Federation members will also be provided with instant peg and multi-sig services.

The list of companies includes Bitcointoyou, Bitex, Bitfinex, bitFlyer, Bitgo, Bitoasis, Bitpay, Bitso, Bits of Gold, Bitstamp, Blockchain, Blockchain Intelligence Group, Blocktrail, BTCC, BitKan, JAXX, SurBTC, CoinBR, Huobi, OKCoin, Paycase, Tether, Unocoin, and Xapo. Rootstock said the number of members registered is growing every week.

RSK is a Buenos Aires-based company that combines smart contracts on Ethereum with the security provided by Bitcoin.