Yessi Bello Perez

Yessi was a member of CoinDesk's editorial staff in 2015.

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South Korea’s Shinhan Bank Backs Blockchain Startup’s $2 Million Round

| Yessi Bello Perez

South Korean blockchain remittance provider Streami has closed a $2m seed round that included funding from Shinhan Bank.


How Provenance is Channeling the Blockchain for Social Good

| Yessi Bello Perez

Jessi Baker, CEO and founder of London-based startup Provenance, aims to channel the potential of distributed ledgers to bring about social good.


SEC Approves Overstock’s Plan to Issue Blockchain Securities

| Yessi Bello Perez

The SEC has approved Overstock's plans to issue stock via the blockchain through its subsidiary tØ platform, a report says.

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Former Bank of England Director Joins Blockchain Startup Setl

| Yessi Bello Perez

Blockchain platform Setl has appointed the former executive director of the Bank of England as its chairman.

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How Deloitte’s Rubix is Approaching Blockchain Tech

| Yessi Bello Perez

In a new interview, CoinDesk speaks to the co-founder of Deloitte's Rubix project, a service it calls a "one-step blockchain software platform."

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Media Caught Up in Search for Satoshi: Bitcoin in the Headlines

| Yessi Bello Perez

Speculation about Satoshi Nakamoto was heightened following published evidence which pointed to an Australian man as bitcoin's possible creator.

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Blockchain Technology Explored at TechCrunch Disrupt London

| Yessi Bello Perez

Blockchain technology was discussed during a panel at TechCrunch Disrupt London, held earlier this week.

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Grammy Winner Imogen Heap: Blockchain Tech Can Empower Artists

| Yessi Bello Perez

British singer and songwriter Imogen Heap has discussed how blockchain technology could help empower musicians.

Germany’s Finance CEOs Don’t Think Bitcoin Will Go Mainstream

| Yessi Bello Perez

95% of financial experts surveyed believe that cryptocurrencies will struggle to survive within the next ten years.

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Former Senior White House Staffer Joins Bitcoin Miner Bitfury

| Yessi Bello Perez

A former White House employee has taken up a new role at the best funded miner in bitcoin.