Startup Anchor Labs, founded by former security experts from Docker and Square Nathan McCauley and Diogo Monica, has launched a custody decision Anchorage for large investors. This is stated in a press release.
Note that the previous Anchor Labs has raised $7 million in a round of A Series funding from the Fund a16z (Andreessen Horowitz), Khosla Ventures, max Levchin, Elad Gil, naval of Ravikant and Brand Maccombe of BlackRock.
Anchorage developers claim that they will provide clients all the benefits of the availability of the assets including the income from staking, participation in voting, proof of funds and quick transaction.
“Up to this point, investors are faced with constraints of “cold storage”, are vulnerable to the human factor. In addition, these depots are isolated, which makes the movement of assets is too slow”, — said in a press release.
However, details of the custodian of the Anchorage mechanism, which supposedly solves this problem, were not disclosed.
Recall, custodian BitGo entered into an agreement with the OTC service Genesis Global Trading, in which institutional investors will have access to high frequency trading cryptocurrencies.
A distinctive feature of partnerships is that bitcoin in this trade do not leave the cold store BitGo, but only changes hands.