Alt coins
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Swift v. Ripple: The Looming Fight Over Financial Services

Brian Evans - Dec 14, 2018

In recent months Ripple Labs has made significant progress toward its goal of creating a system for efficient, cross-border fiat currency transfers. Although the company is certainly…

Adoption
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Swiss Federal Council: Existing Financial Law Should Be Adjusted to Blockchain Industry

Brian Evans - Dec 14, 2018

The Swiss Bundesrat said that existing financial law in the country suits the blockchain industry, but needs some tech-specific adjustments

Adoption
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European Parliament Calls for Increased Blockchain Adoption in Trade

Brian Evans - Dec 14, 2018

The European Parliament has released a provisional resolution calling for increased adoption of blockchain technology in trade

Blockchain
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Bahrain’s Central Bank Publishes Draft Regulations on Crypto Assets

Brian Evans - Dec 14, 2018

New crypto regulations, including license requirements for cryptocurrency service providers, have been drafted by Bahrain’s central bank

Adoption
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US Credit Union Blockchain Consortium Joins R3’s Global Ecosystem

Brian Evans - Dec 14, 2018

CULedger, a U.S. credit union service organization-owned blockchain consortium, has joined enterprise software firm R3’s global blockchain ecosystem

Banks
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Major Spanish Bank BBVA Closes €150 Mln Loan With Porsche Holding Using Blockchain

Brian Evans - Dec 14, 2018

Spain’s second largest bank, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, has closed a €150 million loan using blockchain with Porsche Holdings, the largest car distributor in Europe

Apple
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Blockchain Startup Civic Appoints Apple Veteran as Executive Director of Identity.com

Brian Evans - Dec 14, 2018

Blockchain startup Civic has appointed Apple veteran Phillip Shoemaker as executive director of Identity.com, its Ethereum blockchain-based, decentralized identity platform

Adoption
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Europe Takes Serious Steps Towards Blockchain Adoption

Brian Evans - Dec 14, 2018

Declarations, partnerships, agreements - Europe is making moves toward blockchain adoption

AI
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LinkedIn Report: Blockchain Developer Leads List of Most Rapidly Growing Jobs

Brian Evans - Dec 14, 2018

The recent 2018 U.S. Emerging Jobs report by LinkedIn has found that the role of blockchain developer is the fastest growing job in the U.S. in 2018

Adoption
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Confirmed: Basis CEO Says Project Will Shut Down due to Regulatory Concerns

Brian Evans - Dec 13, 2018

Basis’ CEO has confirmed the stablecoin will shut down, citing regulatory concerns around its “secondary tokens”