Here, the banking executive opined that the ‘phenomena’ of bitcoin or other virtual currencies and virtual transactions over a blockchain with virtual transfer of value between individuals and currenc... Read More
As a payment service provider, Openpay allows for card, cash and loyalty-points payments coupled with bank transfers over a single platform. The platform operates over Paynet, a wide network of POS (p... Read More
The London Bullion Association also plans to launch a gold trading platform and trade repository. Meanwhile, the London Metal Exchange will deploy gold spot and futures contracts in 2017.
The servi... Read More
The impact of the fiat cash squeeze has led to a significant increase in interest and subsequent adoption of bitcoin, as investors turn toward the cryptocurrency as a safe asset free from the shackles... Read More
A notable example of Hong Kong’s Fintech initiative was revealed earlier this month, when the HKMA and the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), co-signed an agreement for cooperation between the tw... Read More
Richemont Director Jin Keyu Joins Blockchain Startup as Adviser
Richemont, the Swiss luxury goods giant that owns Cartier, will potentially utilize blockchain in a move aimed to bring transparency to its supply chain.
Jin Keyu, a renowned economist and an assoc
Thailand Is Planning a 'Bond Coin' for Faster Securities Settlement
A self-regulatory organization in Thailand is planning to create a custom token aimed to speed up corporate bond settlement in the country.
The Thailand Bond Market Association (TBMA) said it has r
G20 Watchdog Releases Framework for 'Vigilant' Crypto Monitoring
The Financial Stability Board (FSB), an organization focused on analyzing and making recommendations to the G20 on global financial systems, has presented a framework for monitoring cryptocurrency ass
Report: World's Biggest Asset Manager BlackRock Exploring Bitcoin
Global investment management company BlackRock is reportedly mulling a move into bitcoin.
According to a Financial News London report on Monday, the New York-based asset manager has now set up a wo