Cartesi August Recap — CTSI Macroeconomy and Korean Expansion

By Cartesi | Cartesi News & Updates | 31 Aug 2020


August 31st, 2020 — This month the Cartesi team expanded into a new international market, revived a long-awaited Creepts tournament, revealed new details on the innovative CTSI macroeconomic staking system and forged a new partnership.

The Cartesi team expanded its presence in Korea with an exchange listing on Upbit. CTSI is now tradable on Upbit’s Korean platform under the pair CTSI/BTC, as well as Upbit Indonesia under CTSI/BTC. In celebration of these listings, a $25,000 Creepts tournament was run with another outstanding turnout with over 8000 unique users and 24,000 sessions played.

In addition to this, the CTSI Macroeconomy was released. In Q4 2020, Cartesi Mining on Ethereum’s mainnet will occur. You will be able to stake CTSI intermediately until the release of the Staking Right system in 2021.

Some other notable actions included forming a partnership with MixMarvel to integrate Cartesi’s SDK, as well as blockchain game publishing. Augusto Teixeira and Erick de Moura also attended ECON2020, an Ethereum developer conference presenting on a panel on Sharding vs. Layering as well as a keynote, respectively.



The CTSI Macroeconomy

The Cartesi team released it’s long-awaited macroeconomy with an innovative staking system.

Cartesi Side Chain node operators can stake cartesi tokens by buying staking rights. These staking rights keep CTSI locked until the end of a staking cycle after which it pays the owner the locked principal plus a reward in CTSI. Staking rights are acquired through periodic Dutch auctions and give the owner the rights to execute rewarded mining tasks until their expiration date.

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Expanding Cartesi’s Korean Presence — CTSI is now Listed on Upbit

Cartesi expanded its Korean presence by listing on Upbit. CTSI is now directly tradable within Korea. In addition, CTSI was also listed on Upbit’s Indonesian platform furthering our presence in Indonesia.

Connect with Cartesi’s Korean groups on Telegram or Kakaotalk.

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