Akon to launch cryptocurrency on Stellar Blockchain

Senegalese – American artist Akon has chosen to build his Akoin cryptocurrency ecosystem on the Stellar blockchain.


Per a release on Feb. 28, Akoin co-founder and president Jon Karas said they chose to launch the project on Stellar due to sharing similar values.

“Akoin selected Stellar’s distributed, hybrid blockchain due to a shared vision for creating global financial inclusion, particularly in areas such as Africa.”

Akon to launch cryptocurrency on Stellar Blockchain 2

Jon Karas, Akon, Lynn Liss and Ryan Scott attend a private launch

Part of Stellar’s mission is to help bank the unbanked and Akoin’s spokesperson highlighted the fact Stellar was already working with businesses in Africa and could help with the project’s planned Dapps and micro-loans.

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