Blockchain/Bitcoin

Alex Batlin’s Briefing of Crypto 2.0 Musings Regulation

The importance of understanding and working with, not around regulation, in FinTech cannot be overstated in my opinion. You can develop the best technology in the world, but it will be useless unless it can be applied once it touches regulated environments. Regulation

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Can Blockchain Save the EU?

In the span of less than 10 years blockchain, the distributed ledger that underpins digital currencies such as Bitcoin has gone from being an obscure ideological technology to one that is set to revolutionize government, business, and finance. Written by Daniel

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White Paper on Blockchain Infrastructures for Digital Assets

BitFury, a Bitcoin blockchain infrastructure provider and transaction processing company, has released a white paper outlining basic components of blockchain-based asset ledgers, as well as their use cases for financial services firms. Entitled ‘Digital Assets on Public Blockchains,’ the white

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UniCredit Releases Blockchain Paper, Launches US$200M Fintech Fund

Italian banking and financial services company UniCredit has released a new paper exploring the possible applications of blockchain technology in banking. Entitled ‘Blockchain Technology and Applications from a Financial Perspective,’ the paper aims at presenting potential financial industry blockchain applications.

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Nexussquared Wants to Establish Switzerland as a Nexus for Blockchain Technology

As blockchain has now become a buzzword, Switzerland is gearing up to tap into what could well be one of the most disruptive technologies since the Internet was introduced 20 years ago. “Blockchain is, without question, the most significant advancement

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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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