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Itaú and Standard Chartered launch LatAm’s first blockchain-based loan platform

Brazil’s largest private bank Itaú Unibanco and Standard Chartered have successfully concluded the development and testing of Latin America’s first blockchain-based proof of concept for loans. In parallel, Itaú Unibanco has borrowed US$ 100 million through a club loan – a type of small syndicated loan – from Standard Chartered …

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Winklevoss Twins Launch Slick New Gemini Cryptocurrency App

Having built one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges on the planet, the Winklevoss Twins are turning to mobile with the launch of the Gemini app. The app will allow users to buy and sell cryptocurrency, view market prices, and set alerts. There’s also a neat “Buy the Cryptoverse” function to …

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ProfitStance Announces Launch of Cryptocurrency Accounting and Tax Platform Beta

SALT LAKE CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ProfitStance, the first comprehensive and fully automated accounting and tax reporting solution for cryptocurrency investors, today announced the launch of its invitation-only beta platform. Invitations containing access codes will be sent out this week to thousands of wait-listed investors, enabling recipients to immediately use the platform. Additionally, …

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Ripple & Others Launch Lobbying Group “Blockchain for Europe”

Four major blockchain companies, Ripple, EMURGO, Fetch and NEM, have formed the “Blockchain for Europe” association, which, among other things, will act as a lobbying group for European based blockchain organizations, according to its press release. The Blockchain for Europe association is set to be the first substantial attempt to …

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Ledger Collaborates With Neufund To Launch Blockchain Platform For Managing Security Tokens – BTC Wires

Dec 9, 2018 at 19:30 | Updated: Dec 10, 2018 at 00:50&nbspUTC By&nbspRishma Banerjee As per a press release dated December 6th, Neufund, a platform, which works with enhancing real-world assets with legally enforceable security tokens, has collaborated with Ledger, a France based manufacturer of hardware wallets for cryptocurrencies, in …

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Is Facebook about to launch a cryptocurrency play?

Facebook is advertising five blockchain positions on the careers page of its website, sparking speculation it is close to launching some kind of cryptocurrency product. The jobs include the following: Data scientist Data engineer Software engineer (x2) Product Marketing Lead It’s the marketing job that has …

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Aeternity Team Talks ‘Roma’ Public Blockchain Launch

Aeternity launched the first live implementation of the Aeternity blockchain from a stunning villa on the outskirts of Rome, and CCN went to speak with the team and learn about the scope of the project. Aeternity is a smart contract and decentralized applications development platform founded by Yanislav Malahov whose …

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TomoChain, an EVM-compatible blockchain, to launch its mainnet, with at least 2000 TPS, on Dec. 14

SINGAPORE, Dec. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — After 2 years of research and development with the ambition to build a faster and cheaper public blockchain, TomoChain, an Asian public blockchain, will officially launch its mainnet on Dec. 14, 2018. Tomochain has published the token swapping schedule and FAQ on its Medium …

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Blockchain Firm BANKEX To Launch Security Token Exchange – BlockTribune

Blockchain Firm BANKEX To Launch Security Token Exchange Blockchain, News | December 7, 2018 br> By: David Pimentel Malta-based Fintech BANKEX will be launching its own token exchange that will enable trade of basic pairs of utility tokens and complex security tokens connected to real-world assets. BANKEX operates a Proof-of-Asset …

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Swiss Post & Swisscom Launch ‘100% Swiss’ Blockchain Infrastructure

Switzerland’s national postal service Swiss Post and state-owned telecoms provider Swisscom are partnering on a “100 percent Swiss” blockchain infrastructure, according to a press release Dec. 6.   The new infrastructure is reportedly the first private, or permissioned, blockchain to be operated jointly by two entities; its key premise is …

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