Bitcoin hasn’t lived up to the salvation rhetoric, but the digital engine behind the currency may be about to change the world. Read More: www.theguardian.com
The vibrant Israeli FinTech industry generates innovation using Blockchain technology which leaves the regulator no choice but eventually to join in. Read more: cointelegraph.com
McKinsey & Company reports on how insurance companies might be able to capitalize on blockchain, and where are the current limits of the technology. Read More: www.coindesk.com
Chinese search engine Baidu.com has entered the financial revolution that is FinTech for the first time with an investment in an American Blockchain company. Read more: cointelegraph.com
The European commission said yesterday (July 5) that it was proposing strict new rules for companies that exchange or store digital currencies such as bitcoin. Read More: qz.com
Tech firm Infoteria has successfully tested an application of blockchain technology with Myanmar microfinance firm BC Finance. Read more: www.coindesk.com
Hong Kong-based digital currency exchange Gatecoin has raised $500,000 just months after being hacked.
Japanese venture capital major JAFCO has led a $20m Series A financing round for bitcoin trading platform Quoine.