A Nasdaq-listed firm has introduced that shareholders can obtain dividends in bitcoin. The corporate claims to be the primary one to pay dividends within the cryptocurrency.
‘First-Ever Dividend Payable in Bitcoin by a Nasdaq-Listed Firm’
Blockchain firm BTCS Inc. (Nasdaq: BTCS) introduced Wednesday “the first-ever dividend payable in bitcoin by a Nasdaq-listed firm.” BTCS refers back to the dividend as Bividend.
Charles Allen, BTCS’ CEO, commented:
We’re the primary Nasdaq-listed firm to pay a Bividend, a dividend payable in bitcoin on the possibility of our shareholders.
“BTCS intends to pay $0.05 per share in bitcoin, based mostly on the bitcoin worth on the ex-dividend date. Traders who don’t elect to obtain the Bividend in bitcoin will obtain a money dividend of $0.05,” the corporate detailed.
The Nasdaq-listed blockchain firm is creating a proprietary staking-as-a-service platform to permit customers to stake and delegate supported cryptocurrencies by way of a non-custodial platform.
BTCS’ proprietary digital asset information analytics platform presently helps six exchanges and over 800 digital belongings. The corporate plans to broaden its suite of performance-tracking instruments.
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