Abstract : “In the digital finance, the wallet is the media and the media is the wallet,” said Zhao Hejuan, the founder and CEO of a global information and technology company.
ChainDD, a global information and technology company, released its new product ChainDD designed specifically for North America and other English-speaking markets and three pillars of its global business strategies, namely data and financial services, media services and community and education services, at 2018 CHAINSIGTS Blockchain Leadership Summit held in New York.
“In the digital finance, the wallet is the media and the media are the wallet,” said Zhao Hejuan, the founder and CEO of the Beijing-based global company, which started its North American operations in New York in September.
“A digital wallet and the media share four major features: accuracy, timeliness, independence and reliability. Based on their common characteristics, they are highly and naturally aligned with each other in terms of functions and customer experience. Meanwhile, they improve the efficiency of each other,” Zhao told a dynamic line-up of experts in technology, finance, regulations and media at the summit.
ChainDD, available now for downloading at english.chaindd.com and Google Play, is the next generation digital asset wallet with strong news delivery and data research capabilities. Its asset management page displays real-time trading quotes and project updates from the world’s major virtual currency exchanges. ChainDD is set to change the way people digest information and manage their digital assets in the digital future.
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ChainDD U.S. co-founding partner Catherine Li also provided details on the new product. With easy access to digital assets at fingertips, the wallet stores and transfers cryptocurrencies, offers real-time news updates and in-depth industry analysis as well as ChainDD’s proprietary cryptocurrency market indictors –ChainDD Currency Indices (DDCI), enabling wallet users to make informed financial decisions, the former Wall Street executive added.
Three Pillars of Global Business Strategies
Through the summit’s seminars and keynote speeches, ChainDD explained its three-pillar business strategies specifically for North America and other English-speaking countries.
1. Data and Financial Services
Its primary business segment is data and financial services, in which DD Wallet, a one-stop digital asset management platform, is at the center of an array of new products, such as DDCI and DD Market, on ChainDD App and a similar verson for PCs.
DD Wallet, which was also rolled out at the summit, covers crypto markets and the blockchain industry in 76 countries and regions and are presented in the forms of news reports, policy trends, project information, market movements, trading data, analytics, and ICOs updates.
DDCI is made up of virtual currencies that account for over 80% of the world’s total virtual currencies by value. Among the index constituents, 12 are major mainstream cryptocurrencies, indicative of price movements in cryptocurrency markets.
DD Market provides real-time market information and in-depth analysis on 1,385 cryptocurrencies, including their historical prices, project backgrounds, recent developments, research and analysis. DD Market, connected to the world’s 537 crypotcurrency exchanges simultaneously, shows transactions in real time and monitors 8,432 currency trading pairs as well as announcements and capital flows on over 100 crypto exchanges. Meanwhile, DD Market offers exclusive OTC price movements in Asia markets, particularly in China.
2. Media Service
The second business segment in the grand strategy is media services.
Currently the Chinese version of ChainDD App has an extensive readership of over 2 million subscribers, securing and maintaining the No. 1 position in blockchain media in terms of downloads in China’s IOS App Store for a long time. ChainDD’s English version is set to acquire a similarly vast readership or even a bigger one as the synergy of the two versions will further boost internationalization and professionalism of ChainDD’s media content.
DD Headlines focuses on exclusive in-depth content production. To date, ChainDD has published over 5,600 items, including over 1,800 exclusive items. Currently ChainDD publishes over 10 original in-depth items on a daily basis.
DD Blog and Column, which is user generated content (UGC), has attracted over 800 individuals, organizations, enterprises and media accounts to post over 50 pieces on a daily basis.
DD News Alerts publishes over 120 brief news stories on virtual currencies and blockchain technology on a daily basis and covers over 70 countries and regions around the clock.
DD Knowledge Base is a Q&A forum that provides blockchain participants and researchers with opportunities to learn and exchange thoughts and opinions.
DD Intelligence offers comprehensive market research and data as results of its analysts’ market surveys, field trips and in-depth analysis.
At the summit, ChainDD Innovation Institute was launched, with former Associate Dean of SIPA at Columbia University Dr. Robin J. Lewis as its inaugural Director. Dr. Lewis will also serve as Senior Advisor to ChainDD. The New York-based institute will join hands with Columbia University to work on blockchain case studies and related research and education. The institute is part of community and education services, one of the three business segments for ChainDD, which provides direct access to blockchain innovation and digital assets through accurate and timely delivery of blockchain-oriented business and financial insights ans services to invidivuals and institutions around the world.
In addition to the onboarding of Dr. Lewis, Xiao Feng, a pioneer of China’s blockchain industry and Chairman of the well-known Wanxiang Blockchain Labs in China and Shen Minggao, Chief Economist of GF Securities also joined the institute as mentors for aspiring blockchain entrepreneurs, Zhao announced.
The institute, with a mission to foster China’s best-in-class blockchain entrepreneurs, investors and senior managers, will help students to deepen their understanding of the ground-breaking technology blockchain and its impact on economy and finance and build their global connections.
DD Camp, part of the community and eduction services, will provide opportunities of offline meetings and salon exchanges.