Browsing the "Blockchain" Tag

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After Xi, China’s Central Bank Gives Blockchain Tech a Pump

| William Foxley

The People's Bank has said blockchain is a solution to trade finance asymmetries in the latest promotion of the tech in China.

North Korea Set Up a Blockchain Firm to Launder Crypto to Cash: UN

| William Foxley

North Korea set up a Hong Kong blockchain firm in a bid to to launder stolen cryptocurrency and avoid sanctions, the UN has reportedly said.

UK Banking Pilot Aims to Streamline Compliance Using Factom Blockchain

| Nathan DiCamillo

Crypto startup Knabu is launching a 30-day pilot today to put regulatory reporting on the blockchain.

Bitcoin Dissident Sees Dark Warnings in China’s Blockchain Push

| Leigh Cuen

Grave concerns about the evolution of blockchain technology from someone who lived in China and used bitcoin for its censorship-resistant value.

Wallet Provider Blockchain Ventures Takes Stake in Gaming Platform Enjin

| Daniel Palmer

Blockchain Ventures becomes the first equity investor in the blockchain gaming tech firm Enjin.

Bank of America Is Now Hiring in Blockchain, Not Just Filing Patents

| Nathan DiCamillo

The second-largest U.S. bank has begun hiring for blockchain positions.

Ex-BlackRock Exec Joins Wallet Provider Blockchain as General Counsel

| Nathan DiCamillo

After more than 25 years in traditional finance, Howard Surloff joins Blockchain as the first general counsel on the company's executive team.

Massive $1 Billion Bitcoin Whale Transaction Makes Waves

| John Biggs

Crypto exchange Huobi is investigating a massive move of 94,505 BTC from its wallets.

Cryptocurrency Not Proven Safe Haven Says Investor Mark Mobius

| William Foxley

"Anything that’s created by man can be broken into . . . and it could create a big crises," investor Marcus Mobius said about blockchain

Wallet Giant Blockchain Raising $50 Million Crypto Fund: Report

| Daniel Palmer

Crypto wallet and data provider Blockchain is raising a VC fund to invest in industry startups and cryptocurrencies, according to a report.