Shares 120 Views

The mayor of Lafayette, Louisiana has proposed the city create its own cryptocurrency to raise money for public finance, taking a cue from Berkeley, California, according to The Acadia Advocate. Such blockchain-based municipal borrowing, should it materialize, could revolutionize local funding in the U.S. and beyond. Joel Robideaux, Lafayette’s mayor-president, made the proposal during his annual

The post ICO Relief: Louisiana City Considers Own Cryptocurrency in Face of Funding Woes appeared first on CCN

You may be interested

Crypto
shares17 views

Ethereum’s ProgPoW May Trigger Major Market Movements if Implemented

Brian Evans - Dec 16, 2018

There are a lot of discussions taking place when it comes to Ethereum and its future scaling solutions. One of the primary topics of debate is a…

Banks
shares27 views

Business Models Should Be ‘Re-Imaged’ for Blockchain, Says Barclays Rep

Brian Evans - Dec 16, 2018

A Barclays Intrapreneur stated that blockchain systems should be built with regulatory compliance in mind

Bitcoin
shares18 views

Romanian Bitcoin Exchange CEO Helped Launder Stolen Funds: Report

Brian Evans - Dec 16, 2018

According to a Cluj, Romania-based newspaper, the case of bitcoin exchange executive Vlad Nistor is much deeper than the simple illegal operation of a cryptocurrency firm. Their…

Most from this category

%d bloggers like this: