Wednesday, February 28, 2024


Brazilian bank Bradesco harnesses blockchain

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

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:

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:

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:

Bring blockchain back to the customer

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

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:

Australia in strong global blockchain position

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

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:

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:

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: