Bitcoin Suisse to Deposit Nearly 100,000 ETH to Ethereum 2.0

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Close to 100,000 eth is to be deposited to the new ethereum Proof of Stake (PoS) blockchain by Bitcoin Suisse, the ethereum staking and custody provider. Bitcoin Suisse Crypto Certificates Some 189,000 eth has been deposited so far towards that aim, with ◊524,000 needed prior to November 24th. Some 71,891 eth “will be in the deposit contract before 24 November at noon,” Mikael Bondum, a blockchain engineer at Bitcoin Suisse, told Trustnodes. Eth staked through Bitcoin Suisse are locked, similar to going alone, with Bondum stating: “As long as transferability is not enabled on Ethereum 2, the ether will be locked. That was the amount as of yesterday at 5PM, with Bitcoin Suisse still accepting staking deposits until November 22 at 23:59 CET for the genesis block.

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Close to 100,000 eth is to be deposited to the new ethereum Proof of Stake (PoS) blockchain by Bitcoin Suisse, the ethereum staking and custody provider.

Some 71,891 eth “will be in the deposit contract before 24 November at noon,” Mikael Bondum, a blockchain engineer at Bitcoin Suisse, told Trustnodes.

That was the amount as of yesterday at 5PM, with Bitcoin Suisse still accepting staking deposits until November 22 at 23:59 CET for the genesis block.

They do not accept Americans however “due to Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) regulation,” the Swiss based company said in a statement.

Americans could potentially try CanETH, which claims to be a decentralized staking service and was used by a prominent etherean to deposit 20,000 eth for staking.

Eth staked through Bitcoin Suisse are locked, similar to going alone, with Bondum stating:

“As...

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