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BLOCKCHAIN & CRYPTOCURRENCIES

BLOCKCHAIN & CRYPTOCURRENCIES

Brazilian bank Bradesco harnesses blockchain

The institution is supporting startups focusing on the technology and planning trials to develop new services. Read more: www.zdnet.com

2017: The year regulators engage with blockchain

So far, regulators have taken a decidedly laissez-faire approach. For a number of interrelated reasons, that is likely to change in 2017. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Swedish FinTech stakeholder SEB invests in Coinify

Coinify has attracted a new FinTech investor after the Swedish banking giant, SEB, joined a Series A funding round with SEB members join Coinify's board. Read more: www.cryptocoinsnews.com

Coinbase’s CEO calls for Segwit activation

Brian Armstrong, CEO and co-founder of Coinbase, has called for the activation of segwit, a controversial protocol update of the bitcoin network. Read more: www.cryptocoinsnews.com

Bring blockchain back to the customer

Peter Cronin, Business Development and Account Manager, EPAM, discusses how other industries are using blockchain. Read more: www.finextra.com

Who’s buying Bitcoin? Demand persists amid fork fears

Bitcoin demand remains strong in spite of concerns that the bitcoin network might split. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Australia in strong global blockchain position

Australia is well positioned to take advantage of emerging blockchain technology. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Soramitsu and Cambodia to develop blockchain project

Soramitsu and the National Bank of Cambodia are working to co-develop the open source distributed ledger (blockchain) project, Hyperledger Iroha. Read more: www.prnewswire.com

Japan’s three largest banks back bitFlyer

Three of Japan’s largest banks are now stakeholders in Tokyo-based bitcoin exchange bitFlyer following its new ¥200m ($1.7m) round. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Banks unite to come up with Blockchain database

The banks are collaborating to come up with blockchain that will help them cut costs while interest rates remain low. Read more: www.pymnts.com

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