QTUM, pronounced ‘quantum’, is a blockchain expertise designed to merge the sensible contract ingredient of Ethereum with the steady blockchain traits of Bitcoin in addition to utilizing the ‘proof of stake’ consensus mechanism as a way to confirm possession. The platform went stay in September 2017 and is primarily aimed toward enterprises. Because of the combining of the techniques, dapps constructed on Ethereum can be appropriate with QTUM too. CoinDesk additionally gives a collection of institutional-grade value indexes. Discover out extra about them right here.