Canadian VersaBank working without physical offices and having a small amount of private assets, plans to provide customers with the ability to store cryptocurrency in a virtual safe — VersaVault. The vault is scheduled to start in June 2018, the employees of the Bank will not be able access placed in a safe asset and even any information about the latter.
«We offer privacy and security – what banks and created. The idea with the real boxes in the basement is outdated. Most people have very valuable assets in digital format are documents, contracts or crypto-currencies,» — said the head of the Bank David Taylor (David Taylor).
The development of virtual safe storage charged Gurprit Sahota (Gurpreet Sahota), specialist from the company BlackBerry.
Such storage of bitcoins had planned to launch this year, the South Korean Shinhan Bank. In September last year, the opportunity to use this service customers have the canadian company Goldmoney. Company specializing in the purchase, sale and storage of precious metals, provided such service users from 7 countries. Exchange Coinbase last fall opened a store ETH and LTC for all users, and the company Xapo offers clients secure storage of bitcoins in Switzerland for 4 years.