An Australian stablecoin by the Novatti Group is launching on the Stellar network.
Token's USD anchored asset is now paired with tokens like XLM, ETH, XRP, and BTC on the DEX and listed as a new market on Stellarport (see the USD "Markets" tab).
Token, a company headed by Steve Kirsch - "a serial Silicon Valley entrepreneur with multiple billion dollar exits", is working on Stellar-based stablecoins. They are initially offering USD, "but about an additional 30 currencies will be added before end 2018 [sic]."
Stronghold’s USD custodian Prime Trust describes best practices for stablecoin custodians.
Prime Trust has added custody for Stellar-based tokens (they are also Stronghold’s USD custodian).
Stronghold has released their stable coin platform APIs, "a new way for customers to transact with multiple cryptocurrencies, make deposits and withdrawals, and convert funds back into fiat currencies."