Saturday, July 20, 2019

LATEST NEWS

Waves Founder Sells Blockchain Startup to Russian Financial Consultant

A startup founded by the Waves platform team, Vostok, has been sold to one of the project’s earliest investors. Read more: coindesk

State of Utah Announces Regulatory Sandbox For Fintech Startups

State of Utah Department of Commerce announced earlier this month it is launching a regulatory sandbox Read more: crowdfundinsider

bsurance signs AXA as third major insurance partner

The Austrian insurtech startup bsurance has won the services of FinTech startup cashpresso, also from Austria, as a cooperation partner. Read more: finextra

Hacked Crypto Exchange Bitpoint Discovers More Millions Are Missing

After announcing a $30-million hack last week, Japan-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitpoint Read more: coindesk

5 Household Brands Actually Innovating with Blockchain

While Facebook has stolen the show with news of Libra and its cadre of notable brand partners, the community also values the many other household brands that have pioneered with blockchain. Read more: crowdfundinsider

Sydney could use facial recognition for public transport payments

Sydney's commuters could soon ditch their contactless cards and pay for journeys with their faces Read more: finextra

Samsung Pay Offers Payments, Credit To Indian Marketplaces

Samsung has reached an agreement with an online marketplace for financial products in India Read more: pymnts.com

Is London Still the Fintech Capital?

While the focus tends to be on the traditional fintech hubs, emerging markets are also changing the game. Read more: thefintechtimes

US May Bar Large Tech Firms From Issuing Cryptocurrencies

Lawmakers in the U.S. are discussing a bill that seeks to prevent large technology institutions in the country from issuing cryptocurrencies. Read more: coindesk

Sydney could use facial recognition for public transport payments

Sydney's commuters could soon ditch their contactless cards and pay for journeys with their faces. Read more: finextra
Cyber_Web_Ad_50%_OFF
InsurTech_100_Web_Advert

ICO Updates