CBX team: (From left to Right, Christian Dos Santos, Kareem Eldeeb, Mohammad Al Hammadi, Jess Wang)
On 15 and 16 of January 2019, the CBX team attended this year’s UNLOCK Blockchain Forum in Dubai, UAE. to commemorate the 10 year Anniversary of the Blockchain Inception. The event was held at the popular Ritz Carlton Hotel DIFC featuring over 56 global and regional speakers and hosted over 350 participants from around the world including presentations from Nick Spanos, Founder, and CEO of Blocktech; Osman Sultan, CEO of Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company; among many others.
The event started off with Walid Abou Zaki, CEO of UNLOCK, welcoming the audience to the 2nd edition of the yearly event. “We are pleased to be holding our second series of UNLOCK on the 10th year anniversary of Bitcoin & Blockchain,” he said. “but we also hope to continue to build an ecosystem that can bring benefit to the users and developers”.
In addition, the forum welcomed more than 30 investment companies across the globe including Dubai Investments, Lavaliere Capital, Block5Capital. And more than 20 blockchain startups including unchain.io, BabelChain, Energy One, Helena Energy, which presented their projects to the audience with the aim of receiving investments.
Osman Sultan, CEO of DU TELECOM
Osman Sultan, Chief Executive Officer of Du Telecom also delivered a keynote at the conference which talked about Blockchain Platform as a Service (BPaaS) and how it plays an essential role in the formulation of the Smart City Vision alongside technologies such as AI, Internet of Things as well as human influence. The Smart City Vision is part of the Smart Dubai 2021 strategy led by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, which aims to revolutionize the way government services are delivered, developers are launching many smart initiatives and services with the ultimate goal of making Dubai “the happiest city on earth”.Christian Dos Santos from CBX
Christian Dos Santos, Head of Sales for CBX was interviewed many times during the event by different news and media providers. He said: “I believe that Blockchain has come here to revolutionize many aspects of our lives, having the support of local governments such as Dubai helps push innovation forward”. He added, “Here at CBX we are committed to providing the best service in the industry, we take security extremely seriously”.Nick Spanos during his Keynote Presentation
Finally, during the second day of the forum, one of the most noticeable keynote presentations was delivered by Nick Spanos, Founder, and CEO of Blocktech. He deliberately spoke about how Blockchain has transformed from Bitcoin into an emerging industry full of new companies and ideas, although he believes that the ultimate cryptocurrency is and will always be Bitcoin because the government will never be able of controlling it. “Anyone who does not implement what blockchain has to offer, in some way or another, will fall behind. The benefits are just too immense.” He added.
WHAT IS CBX?
CBX is a digital asset trading platform dedicated to providing users with safe and professional digital currency trading services. The company has independent operating teams in UAE, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malaysia, and the United Kingdom, other countries and regions.
The two founders have more than 20 years and 10 years respectively in the financial and commodities markets. The core team members are from the financial and commodities market comprise of expertise from the exchange, clearing and settlement, proprietary trading, asset management, investment banking, custody services and blockchain technology.
Given the recent security breaches and reliability issues or policy risk experienced by other markets, we felt the community deserved better. Citizen in digital time needs a trustworthy infrastructure. The system is powered in-house and has a proven track record for safe keeping of digital asset in a secured safe wallet system. We help users to find valuable crypto-assets all over the world，provide high-class trading experience. We use the awesome technology and control procedures to ensure that users can easily and securely manage their digital assets.
At CBX, our mission is to deliver the fastest and most secure trading platform available and protect users crypto-currency impregnable.
WHAT MAKES CBX DIFFERENT?
1. Thorough security
CBX will use a combination of two-step verification and notification; We keep hot and cold wallets separately, use multiple signatures, and real-time monitor the work status of wallets and coins. CBX will rely on both solid technology and strict operation process, from multiple levels to prevent risks, to protect the user's asset safety, and strive to become the world's most secure block-chain assets trading and trusteeship platform. The vast majority of customer deposits are stored offline in air-gapped cold storage. We only keep enough online to facilitate active trading, which greatly minimizes risk and exposure.
2. Global teams with local expertise and multilanguage support
In CBX, we have local service centers in many countries and regions. We provide global localized digital asset allocation and trading service as well as global project development and operation management system. CBX will provide 24 X 7 user support. This will ensure that user challenges and issues are addressed immediately.
3. Multi-assets trusteeship
Support multiple blockchain assets，including BTC、ETH、EOS、ZEC、NEO. etc. What we have particularly is that we take EOS Airdrop as our mainstream cryptocurrencies as well and we have all the trading pairs based on EOS.
4. Quick Deals
Cutting technology to guarantee the blockchain assets exchange surprisingly fast. Get instant trading with real-time quotes and callouts.
5. Multi-platform Support
CBX is based on both website, API, and mobile applications. Our website www.cbx.one is a web-based platform, providing service on all operating systems and devices. Our API is REST API with all the trading functions including bid/ask/get orders etc. We also provide mobile App for both Android and IOS systems so that every user could easily access their account at fingertips.
6. Proof of Reserves
All customer deposits will be held in reserve and won't be used anywhere else.
7. Mobile App
CBX has its own mobile app, where users can download their data and view reports on their mobile devices and tablets.
8. User-friendly KYC process
CBX enforces bank-level KYC (Know your customer) processes to comply with AML (anti-money laundering) laws. CBX provides user-friendly identity authentication services, which will be completed within 24 hours of submission of the relevant documents.