"The difficulty is coming up with a way to have consensus between different people on the database, so everyone agrees what’s on it. That’s the real innovation that was created. That’s where th... Read More
Here's a paradox.
Cascarilla says: "You’re appealing to the enlightened self-interest. Everyone wants to have a similar database to the other. It doesn’t cost you that much to run a data... Read More
Transactions over the blockchain are also much faster than working through existing systems, so counterparty risk — the risk that the person you're trading with goes bust before you complete ... Read More
Cascarilla says: "In the financial system you don’t actually know because it’s all moving around and there’s many days of settlement risk and it’s very hard to track the actual beneficial own... Read More
Since last August, Nabi has also been a member of a working group looking at how the technology that underpins bitcoin — blockchain — can be used in the post-trade stage of banking: clearing, ... Read More
Delaware Governor Signs Blockchain Bill Into Law
The governor of the US state best known as the home to a majority of the country's incorporated businesses has officially signed a bill making it explicitly legal for those entities to use blockchain
Goldman Sachs to Bitcoin Investors: Be Patient, Bitcoin Over $3600
Sheba Jafari, the widely acknowledged market predictor for Goldman Sachs, reported Sunday night that she still sees Bitcoin as bullish and suggests the potential for a rise above $3600. Jafari
Cryptocurrency Market Cap Crosses $95 Billion…Again
The cryptocurrency market cap has once again crossed the $95 Billion mark today after a rough few weeks, according to analysts. The previous peak had occurred at the beginning of June when the mood
Kosovo to Get First Bitcoin ATM, As Its Central Bank Warns Against Cryptocurrencies
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IT systems firm Albvision Ltd recently distributed a press release in Kosovo and Albania sta