Press Releases

Hex Trust's recent press releases and announcements.

Latest Press Releases

Union Bank of the Philippines partners with Hex Trust to enter the digital asset ecosystem
August 19, 2021

Union Bank of the Philippines partners with Hex Trust to enter the digital asset ecosystem

Union Bank of the Philippines (UnionBank) has partnered with Hex Trust to pilot its digital asset custody service. The collaboration will start with Hex Trust providing digital asset custody as an internal service for UnionBank employees, as a pilot run, to prepare for the next stage — a fully commercialized digital asset custody service for the bank’s customers. UnionBank is in full compliance with the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) in offering this service. This partnership once again puts UnionBank at the forefront of the industry as banks start to enter the digital asset sector.

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Hex Trust added as a Tezos tzBTC Keyholder
August 13, 2021

Hex Trust added as a Tezos tzBTC Keyholder

Hex Trust has announced we have joined the tzBTC ecosystem as keyholders. tzBTC allows users and applications to directly transact in Bitcoin (BTC) on the Tezos blockchain, bringing BTC’s liquidity and brand to the Tezos ecosystem and enabling novel financial use-cases on-chain. Hex Trust and Tangany now join Mt. Pelerin, LEXR, and Inacta as tzBTC keyholders, responsible for the custody, minting, and burning of tzBTC.

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Ethereum 2.0 & The London Hard Fork: Here’s What You Need to Know
August 3, 2021

Ethereum 2.0 & The London Hard Fork: Here’s What You Need to Know

Ethereum is gearing up for a system-wide upgrade that will radically change the way the platform is both used and secured. There have been several upgrades over the past five years, intending to improve Ethereum’s usability and scalability. Ethereum 2.0 is a highly anticipated upgrade and is by far the most ambitious and radical change to be implemented in the network and will require several years to fully implement.

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Getting Customer Success Right In The Digital Asset Era
July 13, 2021

Getting Customer Success Right In The Digital Asset Era

How do you help your customers in their journey through these new financial products when risks are high, the tech moves fast, and regulations seem to be always one step behind? This article proposes statistics-backed insights and some valuable tips on how to win the customer experience war in the digital asset space.

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Review of the Month: June 2021
July 7, 2021

Review of the Month: June 2021

The month of June was historic for the blockchain markets as El Salvador became the first country to officially classify Bitcoin as a legal currency. The price action hasn’t necessarily followed suit, as we’ve seen mainly consolidation after the correction at the end of May.

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Hex Trust Secures Investment From Cyberport, Hong Kong Government’s FinTech Hub
June 30, 2021

Hex Trust Secures Investment From Cyberport, Hong Kong Government’s FinTech Hub

Hex Trust has announced it has successfully secured investment from Cyberport, Hong Kong’s largest FinTech hub and innovative digital community, which is wholly owned by the Hong Kong SAR Government.

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