Blockchain/Bitcoin

Skepsis versus Blockchain: Auch bei der Blockchain bleibt der menschliche Faktor der Entscheidende

Wenn sich so viele Branchenkenner über einen Trend so einig sind, wie bei der Blockchain, dann ist Skepsis angebracht und die Anwendung Konträren Denkens (Ken Fisher) durchaus empfehlenswert. Es herrschen kaum noch Zweifel an dem “disruptiven” Potenzial der Blockchain, so dass, wer

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33 Gründe Warum Bitcoin auch 2016 Wachsen wird

33 Hinweise Dafür, Dass Das Wachstum Von Bitcoin Auch Im Jahr 2016 Nicht Nachlassen Wird präsentiert vom Portal Gutcher.de

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Swiss Startup Lykke Seeks To Disrupt The Retail Trading Market With Blockchain Tech

The founder and former chairman of Canadian foreign exchange company OANDA, Richard Olsen, has unveiled his most recent venture: a global marketplace for multiple assets and financial instrument built on the Bitcoin blockchain. Dubbed Lykke, the company launched in late-September

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Nexuslab: Nexussquared lanciert virtuelles Blockchain Startup-Programm zusammen mit Startupbootcamp

Die in Zürich ansässige Fintech-Plattform Nexussquared hat den Setup und Zeitplan für ihr virtuelles Blockchain Startup-Programm Nexuslab bekanntgegeben. Nexuslab verfolgt bei der Unterstützung von Startups einen neuartigen Ansatz und bietet ein Programm, das die Blockchain-Paradigmen Dezentralisation, Vertrauen und Effizienz wiederspiegelt.

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An Introduction to Bitcoin and Blockchain for Financial Services

Each week, a tremendous amount of news stories related to bitcoin and blockchain technology are being published. At Fintechnews alone, not one week passes by without at least two or three new articles on the matter. Surely, Bitcoin is hot

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No Financial Services Firm Can Afford to Ignore Blockchain Technology any Longer

The blockchain has the potential to do much more than just support cryptocurrencies; in fact, Capgemini expects that the technology will “revolutionize the financial services sector… [by providing] unprecedented transaction security through cryptography.” In a new report called ‘Blockchain: A

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The House of Debts – Bitcoin could be the solution.

Greek Crisis and EU Policies The prevailing monetary system shows it’s ugly side in Greece. People can only withdraw small amounts of their own money. A bloated state apparatus does not pay the invoices from suppliers and craftsmen. Pensions and

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ECUREX Releases 110-Page Digital Currency Report

Swiss bitcoin startup ECUREX has released an extensive 110-page report on the ongoing innovations in the financial sector brought by digital currencies. Main author is Paolo Tasca, Economist at Deutsche Bundesbank and Executive Director at Ecurex. Entitled ‘Digital Currencies: Principles, Trends,

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Recap: International Digital Finance Crypto Tech Event in Zug

Nearly one hundred people attended the 2. Digital Finance Crypto Tech Event in Zug this week. The technology behind the “Crypto Valley” startup scene was the main topic. Startups and interested people from more than ten countries (Switzerland, USA, UK,

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Fintech In Switzerland: Success As A Niche Player

Switzerland has everything it takes to advance to the leading finTech nations. First-class financial institutions such as UBS or CS, leading banking software manufacturers such as Avaloq or Finnova and research departments of ICT heavyweights such as Google and IBM

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