Madeline Meng Shi

As No-Deal Brexit Looms, UK Blockchain Startups Are Weighing Options

| Madeline Meng Shi

The U.K. is on the cusp of leaving the E.U., sparking concern for blockchain startups working within a government-run regulatory sandbox.

First Crypto Firm IPO on London Stock Exchange Raises $32.5 Million

| Madeline Meng Shi

Crypto mining subscription company Argo Mining debuted on the London Stock Exchange on Friday, garnering more than $32 million through its IPO.

New York Finance Watchdog ‘Fiercely Opposes’ Sandboxes for Fintech Firms

| Madeline Meng Shi

The chief of New York's financial regulatory body said Tuesday that the agency is "fiercely opposed" to regulatory sandboxes for fintech firms

Australian State Grants Crypto Startup $100k to Boost Tourism

| Madeline Meng Shi

An Australian state government has awarded $100,000 to a crypto travel company in an effort to bolster its tourism industry.

Germany’s No.2 Stock Exchange Is Developing an ICO Platform

| Madeline Meng Shi

Boerse Stuttgart Group is developing a suite of crypto services including an ICO platform.

Sony Patent Filings Hint at Work on Crypto Mining Hardware

| Madeline Meng Shi

Japanese technology giant Sony wants to patent two approaches to hosting and maintaining blockchains, newly published documents show.

Canaan Wants to Put Bitcoin Mining Chips Inside TVs

| Madeline Meng Shi

Bitcoin mining hardware manufacturer Canaan Creative has debuted two new mining products.

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Zambia, Overstock’s Medici Ink Deal on Blockchain Land Registry Pilot

| Madeline Meng Shi

American retail giant Overstock.com's blockchain subsidiary is partnering with the Zambian government to build a blockchain land title registry.

UK Member of Parliament Resigns as Blockchain Startup Advisor

| Madeline Meng Shi

A UK MP has resigned from the board of a cryptocurrency project after it was revealed that he was secretly getting paid for his services.

Ripple Partners With Madonna to Fundraise for Orphans in Malawi

| Madeline Meng Shi

Cryptocurrency payments startup Ripple is partnering with Madonna to raise funds for orphans in the African nation of Malawi.