Monday, August 20, 2018


Bitcoin wallet Blockchain says it’s adding 50k users per day

Cryptocurrency wallet Blockchain is adding up 50,000 users a day amidst the ongoing crypto market downturn. Posting on his Twitter account, Read more:

Blockchain, crypto VC firm Pantera raises up to $71m for Fund...

Blockchain and crypto technology-focused investor Pantera Capital has raised up to $71m in the fundraise for its third flagship fund. Read more:

Intercontinental Exchange reveals new crypto trading platform

Intercontinental Exchange, a global exchange operator, has revealed plans to launch a new digital asset exchange platform, Bakkt. Read more:

BMO pilots blockchain for fixed income issuance

Bank of Montreal's capital markets unit has piloted the use of a blockchain platform for a pilot fixed income issuance transaction. Read more:

US blockchain platform Bravo Pay basks in beta mode

Arizona-based Bravo Pay is braving the fintech elements and is inviting users to join its blockchain platform beta. Read more:

BMO, Pension Plan pilot blockchain for fixed income

Canadian financial firm BMO Capital Markets is working with the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan on a new blockchain pilot. Read more:

There’s a huge opportunity for everyone in crypto, it’s KYC/AML

If our goal is mass adoption, blockchain and crypto firms should work closely with regulators and come up with new ways to solve big thorny problems. Read more:

Wyre expands API to allow cryptos to compliantly onboard customers

Blockchain money transfer company Wyre has expanded its API to bolster compliance and liquidity to decentralised exchanges and applications. Read More:

ANIA leads insurance blockchain project in Italy

ANIA (Italian Association of Insurance Companies) is leading a blockchain experiment that plans to help resolve disputes with car liability claims in the pre-litigation phase. Read more:

South Korea budgets a trillion won for blockchain tech in 2019

South Korea’s government has earmarked a 5 trillion won ($4.4 billion) budget toward its ‘Growth through Innovation’ investment program in Read more: