ZCoin

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    Zcoin strives to increase individual security. By guaranteeing financial privacy, the Company can help ensure freedom of commerce. Its aim is to provide the strongest level of anonymity without sacrificing usability, the auditability of its coin supply and relying on well established cryptographic protocols.

    TypePrivate
    Founded2016
    Websitezcoin.io

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Jun 2019)17

    Key People/Management at ZCoin

    Poramin Insom

    Poramin Insom

    Founder and Core Developer
    Peter Shugalev

    Peter Shugalev

    Lead Core Developer
    Tadhg Riordan

    Tadhg Riordan

    Solidity Developer
    Martun Karapetyan

    Martun Karapetyan

    Cryptographer and Developer
    Miho Frankovic

    Miho Frankovic

    Developer & Software QA
    Saran Siriphantnon

    Saran Siriphantnon

    Developer
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    ZCoin Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    2016

    Cryptocurrency

    ZCoin (XZC)

    ZCoin Online and Social Media Presence

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    ZCoin News and Updates

    Zcoin Goes Live with Highly Anticipated Merkle Tree Proofs to Democratize Cryptocurrency Mining

    SINGAPORE, Dec. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Zcoin, the privacy coin which pioneered the Zerocoin Protocol to enable private financial transactions on the blockchain, has become the first network to go live with Merkle Tree Proofs (MTP). While MTP was first implemented on 23 October this...

    ZCoin Blogs

    Zcoin and the Road ahead

    We wanted to give our community a brief overview of Zcoin’s development goals and general direction on a high level. Increasing Sigma and Zcoin’s utility At the moment, all hands... The post Zcoin and the Road ahead appeared first on Zcoin.

    Zcoin Development Update 10 June 2019

    Sigma Conversion from Zerocoin mints to Sigma mints branch is ready but completing tests Safety kill switch for detection of Sigma attacks to be done by this week Issues identified... The post Zcoin Development Update 10 June 2019 appeared first on Zcoin.

    Zcoin Development Update 27 May 2019

    Sigma Feature freeze. Release candidate aim for 7 June 2019. Mints to honor coin control to review and merge Confirm to add two more denominations 0.05 and 25. Significantly brings... The post Zcoin Development Update 27 May 2019 appeared first on Zcoin.

    Zcoin Development Update 9 May 2019

    Sigma Sigma testnet launched Identified issues on invalidateblock, disconnect block and corrupt sigma global state in some cases and working on fixes Discussion on whether to have Sigma spend limit... The post Zcoin Development Update 9 May 2019 appeared first on Zcoin.

    Sigma Testnet available for public testing

    We are happy to launch our Sigma testnet! Sigma is our replacement to Zerocoin and brings a multitude of improvements No trusted setup (no toxic waste) Reduced spend proof sizes... The post Sigma Testnet available for public testing appeared first on Zcoin.

    Cryptographic description of Zerocoin attack

    Following our earlier disclosure of the Zerocoin vulnerability that Zcoin discovered, to the best of our knowledge all major projects utilizing Zerocoin have either used sporks to disable Zerocoin or... The post Cryptographic description of Zerocoin attack appeared first on Zcoin.
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    ZCoin Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was ZCoin founded?

      ZCoin was founded in 2016.

    • Who are ZCoin key executives?

      ZCoin's key executives are Poramin Insom, Peter Shugalev and Tadhg Riordan.

    • How many employees does ZCoin have?

      ZCoin has 17 employees.

    • Who are ZCoin competitors?

      Competitors of ZCoin include IPFS, Coinsecure and Pundi X Labs.