Blockchain/Bitcoin

5 Bitcoin and Blockchain Investors in Europe to Know

Blockchain, the technology that underpins the bitcoin digital currency, is said to have the potential to revolutionize the world economy. Blockchains are a new way to store information in a distributed and decentralized manner, bringing a number of benefits: stronger

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First Blockchain Backed E-Government Platform for Switzerland

Procivis, a new venture founded by Swiss blockchain entrepreneur Daniel Gasteiger, has come out of stealth mode to present its proof of concept for a blockchain-backed e-government platform at today’s Microsoft public sector digitization practice day in Bern. To design

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Swisscom wird erstes Schweizer Mitglied beim international führenden Blockchain-Konsortium

Vom Banking über das Grundbuch bis zur Musikindustrie: Blockchain hat das Potential, zahlreiche Systeme zu revolutionieren. Das global angelegte Hyperledger-Project fördert mit der Entwicklung eines industrieübergreifenden Standards darum eine rasche Verbreitung dieser Technologie. Über 100 Unternehmen wie IBM, Intel und

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Diamonds, UNICEF and The Music Industry, What Do They Have In Common?

Luis Carranza, founder of Fintech Worldwide and organiser of London Blockchain Week discusses Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) in 2017 There’s been a lot of talk about blockchain over the past year. Sometimes I think back to when I

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BlockShow Europe 2017: The Major European Blockchain Conference Will Open in April

BlockShow Europe 2017 will take place in Alte Kongresshalle, Munich. The conference is going to become the major international event for showcasing established Blockchain solutions. Blockchain is hailed as one of the most revolutionary technologies of the past few decades.

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Blockchain In London: An Overview

With the world’s largest financial services sector and a booming tech sector, London is undoubtedly the capital for any fintech startup in Europe, combining the key ingredients for success: capital, talent, regulatory and government support and demographic diversity. In 2015,

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The Very First Ethereum Financed Movie For Cinema

This autumn the Pitts Circus movie announced to produce the very first Ethereum financed movie for cinema, TV and VOD in 2017. The film which is going to be presented on film festivals and cinemas in 2018 will bring a

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Blockchain Technology – Opportunities and Challenges- Speech by Deutsche Bundesbank

Keynote Speech at the 6th Central Banking Workshop 2016 by Carl-Ludwig Thiele, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank. Introduction I would like to warmly welcome you to the 6th Central Banking Workshop. I am delighted that we

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Blockchain-Prototyp von Deutscher Bundesbank und Deutscher Börse

Die Deutsche Bundesbank und die Deutsche Börse haben gemeinsam einen funktionalen Prototyp für die Wertpapierabwicklung auf Basis der Blockchain-Technologie vorgestellt. Der Prototyp ist so konzipiert, dass er technisch die Zug-um-Zug-Abwicklung von Wertpapieren gegen zentral ausgegebene digitale Werteinheiten sowie reine Werteinheiten-

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Gatechain: Applying Blockchain To Trade Finance

Zurich-based Gatechain has developed a solution that leverages blockchain technology for trade finance. The solution reduces trading risks, processing time and costs, while guarantying better performance and improving cash flow. Trade finance is the financing of trade, and concerns both

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