Over the past few years, cryptocurrencies have grown rapidly in price, popularity and mainstream adoption. To put it into context, the numerous online cryptocurrency exchanges and markets have daily dollar volume in the billions. With such volumes, a link between cryptocurrency and crime is, unfortunately, inevitable. As of January 2018, the total market capitalisation of […]
The fuss about cryptocurrencies is still on the rise, and while governments are putting regulatory boundaries to them, some with an market-minded approach, others with a more restrictive intent, the technology which is the basis of cryptocurrency is finding more and more applications, and catching the attention of investors, institutions, and big companies. Such interest […]
Online shopping has opened a world of possibilities, especially for top-notch fashion firms. With a clear and easy user journey on the websites, and fair refund policies in place, online purchases of outfits and fashion accessories became more and more popular. You might already see how this has to do with Blockchain applications. Although this […]
The German regulator greenlights an unprecedented $280 million Ethereum-based real estate bond for security issuance firm the Fundament Group by Daryl Charman On 23rd July 2019, the German Financial Market Supervisory Authority (BaFin) approved a blockchain-based bond issuance for Fundament Group. The Berlin-based security issuance firm behind it mainly invests in commercial real estate, with […]
BitMEX: U.S. watchdogs willing to step up the game with crypto oversight by Mattias Cerini News broke out recently regarding a probe launched by the U.S. Commodities Futures Exchange Commission (CFTC) into alleged trades executed by American citizens on Seychelles based crypto margin trading BitMEX. The investigation has not been made public as of the […]
Discover why legislation in 2019 towards security tokens and STOs are pushing the blockchain industry towards a whole new world of opportunities Before discussing the future of security tokens and the differences between them and other forms of tokens, first, let’s cover what they are. In layman’s terms, a security token is portable devices that […]
The United State of America’s largest bank, J.P. Morgan has launched its own bank-backed cryptocurrency. What does this mean for investors and the industry itself?