It’s been more than ten years since computer scientist Hal Finney became the recipient of the first transaction on the Bitcoin blockchain, and his impact on crypto as a technology is still felt today.Read more
It has been four months since the Brexit trade deal came into effect between the United Kingdom and the European Union. The deal, in common with other free trade agreements, does very little to support the export of financial services from the U.K. into the single market.Read more
United States cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has announced a new project aimed at increasing innovation in the nascent blockchain industry.
Project 10 Percent will see Coinbase divert 10% of its resources to supporting innovative ideas within the company.
The inaugural expo, which caters to the emerging tech sector, runs from May 25 to 26 and will be held in Dubai.
AIBC Summit has announced the launch of its inaugural summit; AIBC UAE. The event, which runs from May 25 – 26, 2021, will be held in the emirate of Dubai.Read more
The 6th edition of the world-renowned flagship Global Blockchain Congress by Agora Group I staking place on February 9 and 10, 2021 in Dubai.Read more
Hundreds of thousands tuned in to a Twitch stream today as U.S. congresswoman Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez discussed Robinhood’s controversial decision to suspend trading in GameStop after the short squeeze engineered by r/WallStreetBets.Read more
Circle, the company behind the second most popular stablecoin USD Coin, has rolled out a new API that will allow for the seamless transfer of USDC to USD via automated clearinghouse (ACH) systems.Read more
Banking industry currently is going through rapid turbulence caused by the global pandemic in Middle East.Read more
Russia’s central bank digital currency, or CBDC, could contain a number of risks related to cybersecurity and fraud, according to several local financial institutions.
The Association of Russian Banks, or ARB, has released its official feedback on Russia’s digital ruble project on Jan. 13.
Crypto-custody provider and securities firm, Propine, has graduated from the Monetary Authority of Singapore’s fintech regulatory sandbox program, emerging with a Capital Markets Services License, and the green-light to commence full operations.Read more