ZUG, Switzerland, Might 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Bitcoin Association, the Switzerland-based international trade organisation that works to advance enterprise with the Bitcoin SV blockchain and BSV digital forex, has right this moment launched its second annual report, highlighting its work and achievements all through 2020.
The report, which is out there for obtain now on the Bitcoin Association website, is the primary to be launched since Bitcoin Affiliation transitioned to a non-profit affiliation (Verein) in Switzerland. It’s damaged into 13 sections and covers the multi-faceted international programme of labor undertaken by Bitcoin Affiliation in 2020, together with:
– Bitcoin SV community progress
– Developer initiatives
– Technical requirements
– Public coverage
– Media & content material
– Outlook for 2021
Highlights from the report embody:
- The numerous technical progress made by the Bitcoin SV community – together with new world report block sizes and demonstrated transaction capability.
- Bitcoin Affiliation’s progressive digital occasions programme in response to the COVID-19 pandemic – together with the inaugural Bitcoin SV DevCon and the 3rd Bitcoin SV Hackathon.
- The launch of the Bitcoin SV Technical Standards Committee to enhance interoperability and introduce standardisation throughout the Bitcoin SV ecosystem.
- The discharge of Bitcoin SV Academy – a devoted on-line studying platform providing university-style, academia-quality academic sources about Bitcoin – along with the launch of the world’s first Bitcoin-focused massive open online course (MOOC) in partnership with Saxion College of Utilized Sciences in the Netherlands.
- Important progress within the public coverage enviornment, together with advisory work in the course of the drafting part of the landmark Digital Property Enterprise Invoice 2020 in Antigua & Barbuda, which launched a complete legislative and regulatory framework to manipulate companies inside its jurisdiction working within the digital asset area.
Talking on right this moment’s launch, Bitcoin Affiliation Founding President Jimmy Nguyen, stated:
“The discharge of our 2020 annual report right this moment illustrates the nice strides that Bitcoin Affiliation and Bitcoin SV was in a position to take towards the backdrop of a particularly difficult yr for everybody. Specifically, the work that the Affiliation has undertaken and the progress made within the schooling, developer, public coverage and media areas is vastly encouraging, as is the general maturation of companies throughout the Bitcoin SV ecosystem. As seen all through the report, 2020 was a vastly necessary yr for each Bitcoin Affiliation and Bitcoin SV – one largely centered on laying necessary foundations wanted for additional progress and the subsequent part of BSV utility development in 2021.”
About Bitcoin Affiliation
Bitcoin Association is the Switzerland-based international trade organisation that works to advance enterprise on the Bitcoin SV blockchain. It brings collectively important parts of the Bitcoin SV ecosystem – enterprises, start-up ventures, builders, retailers, exchanges, service suppliers, blockchain transaction processors (miners), and others – working alongside them, in addition to in a consultant capability, to drive additional use of the Bitcoin SV blockchain and uptake of the BSV digital forex.
The Affiliation works to construct a regulation-friendly ecosystem that fosters lawful conduct whereas facilitating innovation utilizing all points of Bitcoin know-how. Greater than a digital forex and blockchain, Bitcoin can be a community protocol; identical to Web protocol, it’s the foundational rule set for a whole knowledge community. The Affiliation helps use of the unique Bitcoin protocol to function the world’s single blockchain on Bitcoin SV.
SOURCE Bitcoin Affiliation