Blockchain News

Philippines Economic Zone Welcomes Cryptocurrency Startups

19 hours ago admin2 0
Image: Philippines Flag, Pixabay The Cagayan Special Economic Zone has signed up the first 15 offshore fintech companies to locate in its new fintech and blockchain hub, among which several cryptocurrency and blockchain startups including CoinBundle, Madison Blockchain Strategy Investment Company, Asia Pacific Blockchain Association, and ANX International. CEO and co-founder of CoinBundle, Saad Rizvi Read More

Walmart Files Patent for Blockchain-based Digital Marketplace

2 days ago admin2 0
Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. A recently released filing by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) outlines a blockchain-based framework that Walmart has envisioned as part of its efforts to expand its digital services for retail shoppers. Walmart’s Blockchain Push Filed in 2017 and granted Read More

‎₽750 Million: Russia’s Largest Bank Buys Commercial Bonds on a Blockchain

3 days ago admin2 0
Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The investment and corporate banking arm of Sberbank and telecom giant MTS have laid claim to conducting Russia’s first commercial bond transaction using blockchain technology. In an announcement, MTS revealed it had placed commercial bonds worth RUB 750 million (approx. Read More

Blockchain Startup Shyft Signs US$10M Deal With Bermuda Government

4 days ago admin2 0
Image: Shyft signs MoU with the government of Bermuda, Joseph Weinberg, chairman of Shyft, and David Burt, Bermuda Premier, via Twitter Shyft, a blockchain KYC/AML and identity startup, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the government of Bermuda led by the Premier of Bermuda, E. David Burt, JP, MP, in which the startup Read More

From JPMorgan to Blockchain Startup: Amber Baldet Unveils Her Latest Project

5 days ago admin2 0
Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Former JPMorgan blockchain lead Amber Baldet unveiled her new startup project, Clovyr, at the Consensus conference in New York on Monday. Baldet left her position at JPMorgan in April to work on Clovyr. She led JPMorgan Blockchain Center of Excellence Read More

Cathay Pacific Launches Blockchain Rewards Program for Flyers

1 week ago admin2 0
Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Hong Kong flag carrier and airline giant Cathay Pacific joins a growing list of airline operators exploring applications of blockchain technology. In launching its first application of blockchain technology, the Cathay Pacific Group will issue air miles to customers over a Read More

Switzerland Welcomes New Blockchain Accelerator, VC Firm

2 weeks ago admin2 0
A new accelerator and venture capital firm called Blockchain Valley Ventures (BVV) was launched on Thursday in Switzerland. The new firm counts former executive members of IBM, UBS and SAP as well as Lykke Corp. as partners and will provide investment, financing, and advisory services for blockchain ventures. Based in Switzerland’s Crypto Valley in the Read More

Chinese Researchers Create Index to Rank Blockchain Projects

2 weeks ago admin2 0
Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. At a seminar held in Beijing today, the China Center for Information Industry Development (CCID) announced its inaugural monthly Global Public Chain Assessment Index, a ranking of cryptocurrencies and other blockchain projects that the Chinese government considers to possess technological Read More