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James Disney of Credit Suisse: “The Sky’s the Limit” No Comments

Speaking on CNBC's "Fast Money" on Tuesday, James Disney of Credit Suisse made bold claims about the revolutionary power of blockchain. He also confirmed that Credit Suisse have been running experiments with the technology in various parts of the business. Due to the present nature of private equity transactions, it can take weeks for deals to close and accounts to settle. According to Disney, ...


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Global Economy for Everyone — an Interview with Anton Dzyatkovsky, Co-Founder of MicroMoney No Comments

Q: Anton, your company, MicroMoney, is promising loans for people who have no bank accounts or credit history. What is it about? A: When two years ago I learned that 2 billion people in the world have no access to banking or basic financial services, I was shocked. They are not included into the global economy; they are deprived of some basic human right. Moreover, this system exists throughou...


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Veteran Blockchain Financial Company Cashaa Announces Token Generation Event No Comments

Today, Financial Blockchain company Cashaa has announced the launch of its CAS tokens in a Token Generation Event (TGE) which will take place on November 6th with a pre-sale kicking off October 20, 2017.  Cashaa - rated as one of the Top 100 Most Influential Blockchain Companies in the world - is building ‘The next generation banking platform for the next billion’ which will potentially en...


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FIINU LAUNCHES PRE-SALE AHEAD OF ICO No Comments

October 13th 2017 (London) - Fiinu, the bank founded by successful tech entrepreneur Marko Sjoblom, will launch its pre-ICO on 9th October 2017 for one month before the full ICO launch on 10th November 2017. The Fiinu ICO will be one of the most credible, safest and secure ways for investors to have exposure to digital currency technology. Fiinu will become a bank utilising new technologies to ...


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Is a Fintech “Shopping Spree” by IBM and Other Giants on the Cards? This CEO Thinks So… No Comments

After the bombshell that was Chinese regulation hit last week, those who follow the crypto space closely will likely be sick of reading foreboding forecasts, and wild speculation on how the market will be impacted. Fortunately, the world of cryptocurrency is larger than just China - the clue's in the name, really. As the climate of fear and uncertainty finally calms, better news is able to break t...


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Swiss Regulator Approves Bitcoin Products Provided by Falcon Private Bank No Comments

Swiss regulators are not exactly keen on Bitcoin and cryptocurrency. That does not mean they will stifle innovation, though. Instead, the regulatory body decided to approve Falcon Private Bank's filing for Bitcoin products. It is the first time such a request is granted by the local regulator as well. The bank will provide Bitcoin asset management in the near future.It will be interesting to see h...


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IBM’s Trade Finance Solution on Blockchain to Be Adopted by 7 European Banks No Comments

The banking industry’s infatuation with blockchain technology is well known. In the forefront of the development of distributed ledger solutions for the industry is the tech giant IBM which is currently working on a trade finance solution for leading European banking institutions. IBM identified the project addressing the present challenges faced by the trade finance segment following a surve...


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Microsoft Azure Signs Up as Exclusive Cloud Service for Indian Blockchain Project No Comments

The Redmond-based tech giant, Microsoft is not new to blockchain technology. The company has been offering its Blockchain as a Service product to various blockchain initiatives for a while now. Recently, it has further expanded its reach in the Asian market by entering into an exclusive partnership with the Indian blockchain initiative for the banking sector. Earlier this year, few leading Indi...


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Ripple Consensus Ledger Is up for an Upgrade No Comments

Ripple, the cryptocurrency and its underlying protocol that has been making waves in the global financial infrastructure are undergoing further improvements. Ripple Consensus Ledger is being used by leading banking and financial institutions as they explore the potential and implementation of blockchain technology in their operations. In a recent post, Ripple has offered a detailed explanation of ...


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BBVA’s Blockchain Fund Transfer Solution Reduces Transaction Fees by 80 Percent No Comments

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA (BBVA), the second largest Spanish bank recently conducted a successful trial of its blockchain solution for fund transfers. The new solution is found to cut down the time taken for international fund transfer to few seconds from four days. The number of blockchain trials conducted by the banking sector is increasing every day. The banking and financial instit...


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