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Estonia’s Polybius Foundation Is Building The World’s First Digital Bank For...

Polybius Foundation, a financial services company established this year and registered in Estonia, is building a fully digital bank for businesses and individuals and...

Blockchain, Crypto ICO Funding Gains Popularity Amongst Investors

Initial Coin Offering (ICO) funding, a means of raising funds from the crowd for a new cryptocurrency or blockchain venture, grew quickly throughout 2016...

Ether Price Soars 1,000% As Chinese Interest in Ethereum Grows

The price of ether, the cryptocurrency native of the Ethereum network, soared 76% in the past month and 1,000% since the beginning of the...

UK Royal Mint Begins Live Testing of Blockchain Gold Trading Platform

The UK's Royal Mint and CME Group have begun live testing the Royal Mint Gold (RMG), a blockchain-backed digital gold product aimed at providing...

Banks Unite Around Ripple to Launch Blockchain-Based Cross-Border Wiring Service

MUFG and six other international banks plan to launch next year a cross-border wiring services that leverages blockchain technology. The solution promises to be...

TaaS Announces “Bloomberg-Like” Portfolio Management and Analytics Platform for Cryptocurrencies

Token-as-a-Service (TaaS), a cryptocurrency fund, is building an intelligence and portfolio analytics platform for cryptocurrency markets. Dubbed Kepler, the solution will cover the entire...

Bitcoin Could Reach Tremendous Scale Through Trustless Bitcoin Banks

TumbleBit is a second layer payments proposal for bitcoin that has mostly gained attention due to its ability to improve privacy for users, but...

Grayscale Investments Report Outlines Centralization Risks in Ethereum

One of the most difficult aspects of bootstrapping a new cryptocurrency network is moving beyond the early stages of inevitable centralization. To some extent,...

New Ethereum-Backed Banking Platform Set to Soft Launch in Coming Months

London-based BABB App Ltd. plans to soft launch its blockchain-based banking platform in Q2'17. The company is currently applying for a full banking license...

ConsenSys’s Jeremy Millar Calms the ICO Hype

Initial coin offerings (ICOs) were all the rage in 2016. These token offerings raised more than $200 million for various projects during the course...

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