Bitcoin Holders Can Claim Free 16 Bln Stellar Lumen Tokens

Bitcoin Holders Can Claim Free 16 Bln Stellar Lumen Tokens

Decentralized payment network Stellar has announced the final round of its Bitcoin-Lumen Program, where Bitcoin holders can claim its lumen token for free. The program, which began in April 2016, features 19 percent of the total lumen supply, which developers reserved at launch exclusively for Bitcoin users. Of the 19 bln lumens on offer, only 3 bln formed the first round of the giveaway, with release details of the remaining 16 bln to be officially announced on March 28. The value of the remaining tokens is approximately $16 mln. “Bitcoin acted as a profound inspiration for Stellar, which....


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