Fintech

blockchain

Emerging Technologies Can Alter the Financial Landscape in Africa

Africa is home to 1.2 billion people and the African Continental Free Trade Area is what has been described as the largest trade area in the world. Africa is forging a new path to driving development. And its economic growth will play a major role in accessing financial services. The need to provide improved, if […]

China Launches Blockchain-Based Internet Court in Hangzhou

Report: China Sees 37% Drop in Blockchain Salaries in FY 2019

Though blockchain sills have been rising in the global market, some countries like China have seen reduced salaries offered to blockchain professionals in FY 2019. The new report released with the title “2020 China Blockchain Professional Development Report” says. Per the report, the average salary offered to any blockchain industry employee in China has dropped […]

Blockchain KYC Platform in Dubai

Dubai Welcomes Global Businesses with First Blockchain KYC Platform

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) and Mashreq bank announced the launch of their new blockchain data-sharing platform on March 1st. This platform will allow licensed businesses and corporations to open digital bank accounts instantly by verifying their identities via an internal blockchain. Mashreq accomplishes this by removing the existing paper-based KYC procedure and replacing it […]

revolut

Revolut will Make Cryptocurrency Available in 50 States

Revolut is coming to the smartphone near you with an array of cryptocurrencies before tax day. Having just raised $500 million on a $5.5 billion valuation, Revolut is one of the biggest fintech in Europe. Revolut is a neobank: simply, a bank without the expense and convenience of physical branches or the headache of licensing. […]

CULedger's DLT-based credit union platform is commercially live

CULedger’s DLT-based Credit Union Platform is Commercially Live

As the United States continues to actively embrace blockchain, more new blockchain-powered products supported by national organizations continue to mature. CULedger, a major fintech firm coordinated by an American national trade association, has commercially launched its blockchain identity platform. Formerly known as MyCUID, CULedger’s blockchain-based identity verification solution MemberPass is now commercially available after a […]

fc barcelona

FC Barcelona Dives into Crypto; Partners with Chiliz to Create Token

Spanish soccer powerhouse FC Barcelona, or Barca, teams up with fintech platform Chiliz to create a blockchain-based token for the sports franchise. As part of the partnership with FC Barcelona, Chiliz creates Barca Fan Tokens (BAR) for use on its social mobile app called Socios. What the Chiliz and Socios CEO and Founder Say about […]

forbes release top 50 fintech company list

Forbes Release Top Fintech 50 List; Six Out of Them Are in Blockchain

Forbes releases the 2020 Top Fintech 50 list this week, which includes six blockchain companies in top financial technology companies. Carrying a “Blockchain and Bitcoin” category tag, Forbes lists Axoni, Chainalysis, Coinbase, Everledger, MakerDap and Ripple in the top fintech 50 list 2020. The official announcement first comes into media notice on Feb. 12. On […]

simplex

Israeli-based Fintech & Cryptocurrency Firm Simplex Now Supports JPY & CAD

Despite the biggest declines in six months, Israeli-based fintech & cryptocurrency firm Simplex now supports two new fiat currencies – JPY & CAD. With this move, the Binance’s partner now allows its users to buy crypto with a credit card using the Japanese Yen and the Canadian Dollar. However, not all Simplex’s partner exchanges will […]

The 2019 Africa Blockchain Conference

President of Uganda Will Preside The 2019 Africa Blockchain Conference

Yoweri Museveni, the President of Uganda will take charge of the 2019 Africa Blockchain Conference. The theme is ‘Africa 4.0: Preparing Africa for the 4th Industrial Revolution’. It will line up from July 3rd to July 4th in Kampala. This Conference is different from The Blockchain Africa Conference 2019 that held in April. This conference […]

Blockchain based payment service

Line Pay Partners With Visa For Blockchain Based Payment Service

The operator of fintech services of the LINE messaging app, LINE Pay has partnered with Visa, an American payments service. Together both the firms are going to work on a blockchain based payment Service This will develop new innovative solutions for global payments, fund transfer platforms, and blockchain-based projects. The users of the Line App […]