Use Cases & Verticals

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State Street’s Blockchain Lead Departs to Build Data Privacy Startup

| Ian Allison

Moiz Kohari, State Street's global chief technology architect, has left to build a new data privacy startup.

Switzerland’s SIX Stock Exchange Is Working on a Swiss Franc Stablecoin

| Ian Allison

SIX, the Swiss national stock exchange group, is working on creating its own stablecoin pegged to the Swiss franc.

Coinbase Now Lets Merchants Accept Payments in USDC Stablecoin

| Yogita Khatri

Coinbase Commerce, the crypto exchange's merchants payments offering, has added support for dollar-pegged stablecoin USD Coin.

Russia’s Central Depository to Launch Security Token Blockchain Next Month

| Ian Allison

Russia’s National Settlement Depository will launch its long-awaited digital asset ledger next month – 5,000 kilometers away from its Moscow HQ.

Firefox Browser Adds Option to Automatically Block Crypto Mining Scripts

| Yogita Khatri

Mozilla has released an update for its Firefox browser which includes an option to block cryptocurrency mining scripts on websites.

At Blockchain Week, Maturity Is the Motto as Ethereum Organizations Push Toward 2.0 Upgrade

| Leigh Cuen

Improved relations between the Ethereum Foundation and ConsenSys point to a governance shift that could have major implications for the network's…

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ABN AMRO Eyes Launch of Blockchain Inventory Platform, Dropping Wallet Plan

| Daniel Palmer

As ABN AMRO drops its exploration of a crypto wallet product, the Dutch bank says it's seeking to launch a blockchain platform for trade inventory.

Mutual Funds Network Calastone’s ‘Real-Time’ Blockchain Platform Is Live

| Yogita Khatri

Calastone, a transactions network for the mutual funds industry, has now moved to its own blockchain-based settlement system.

Ethereum-Based Stock Exchange Plans First Company Listing in June

| Yogita Khatri

SprinkleXchange, a Bahrain-basedstock exchange built with blockchain tech, is reportedly listing its first company next month.

My Bank Account Was Frozen for Bitcoin – And It Only Made Me Love Crypto More

| Bailey Reutzel and Evan Engel

The guy who coined the term "hodl" has a real bitcoin story that only made his interest in the technology stronger.