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The State of ICOs Around The World

We all know what China thinks of ICOs and Cryptocurrency – the country pretty much banned it all, outright. To catch up, read What the heck is happening with China, ICOs and Cryptocurrencies? While some say it’s reasonable and necessary,  it

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Top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the Week (CW 40)

Fintechnews.PH picks every Friday for you the top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the week: Here we go:   What role does the Philippines play in helping international startups? Outsourcing business processes to the Philippines has kept the dream alive

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First Global Crypto Finance Conference To Take Place In The Swiss Alps Right Before WEF

The Crypto Finance Conference, the world’s first and largest investor conference on cryptocurrencies and blockchain investments, will take place right before the World Economic Forum and just 70 kilometers away. The three-day conference will offer expert education, investment opportunities, networking

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EY, Guardtime and Industry Participants Launch the World’s First Marine Insurance Blockchain Platform

EY and Guardtime announce the world’s first blockchain platform for the marine insurance sector. The platform launches in collaboration with A.P. Møller-Maersk A/S, ACORD, Microsoft, MS Amlin, Willis Towers Watson and XL Catlin and after a 20-week proof of concept.

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ICO for Options and Futures on the Blockchain Board of Derivatives

You remember the story of when your uncle lost his shirt trading a “hot stock tip”? Usually, cryptocurrencies are no different. Market timing is key in all of investing. That’s why cryptocurrency holders need to get a grip on crypto-derivatives

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Top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the Week (CW 35)

Fintechnews.PH picks every Friday for you the top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the week: Here we go:   Blockchain technology can make better governments, plus thoughts on financial inclusion from SCI CEO  John Bailon of Satoshi Citadel Industries (SCI)

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Blockchain’s Legal Conundrums

R3’s director of research Antony Lewis believes banks using blockchain for data sharing require stronger privacy regulations and guidelines. As the author of the paper Blockchains and Laws, written in collaboration with Baker McKenzie, the Singapore-based Lewis said in his

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IOTA and Quantum Resistant Ledger: Two Innovative DLT/Blockchain Projects

The blockchain market is growing rapidly and is set to surge from US$210.2 million in 2016 to US$2.312 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 61.5%, according to report by Research and Markets. Blockchain, the underlying technology that originated in

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Fintech in Asia: Adoption, VC Funding and Emerging Trends

Fintech has achieved initial mass adoption in most markets but particularly in developing countries where startups have excelled at tapping into tech-literate but financially underserved populations, according to a new report by EY. Fintech in Asia A survey of more

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9 Recent And Upcoming ICOs Funding You Have To Know

An initial coin offering (ICOs) is a method through which a cryptocurrency or blockchain-based project or startup raises funding by selling a portion of its tokens. An ICO campaign extends over a certain period of time during which everyone is

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