Germany’s Largest Bank joins JPMorgan’s Blockchain Network

The largest bank in Germany Deutsche bank, has joined JPMorgan’s Blockchain-based network; the interbank information Network (INN) The JPMorgan Blockchain initiative was launched bank in 2017 as a pilot, and has since attracted 320 banks which have all signed up…

Watford FC sign-up Bitcoin as Official Sleeve Sponsor

Watford FC has confirmed Bitcoin as their official sleeve sponsor, in an announcement on their official website. The English premier league side will have the Bitcoin logo appear on the Watford FC shirtsleeve, as part of an educational drive led…

Pundi X Set to Release “First Entirely Blockchain Powered” Smartphone

Pundi X has reportedly released the first ever Bob smartphone entirely powered by the Blockchain. The decentralized offline cryptocurrency sales network firm showcased the Bob Blockchain smartphone at the IFA trade show in Berlin according to a report by portal…

Mastercard and R3 have partnered to develop a blockchain cross border payments solution

Cross border payments have a large market, however, the industry faces multiple challenges. Mastercard and R3 have now partnered to develop a blockchain cross border payments solution, which should help the industry.

LG Could Launch its own Blockchain Smartphone

LG maybe set to launch own Blockchain smartphone according to Korean media outlet Chosun. According to the Chosun report, the consumer electronics giant may release the Blockchain smartphone in response to major competitor Samsung’s innovation initiative. The Chosun report read;…

Facebook’s Libra backed by Several National Currencies

In its journey to get its very own Stablecoin approved by regulators, Social media giant Facebook reportedly shared details regarding the project’s proposed backing reserves. According to a Sep 9 Bloomberg report, the social media giant revealed to senators about…

A prominent economist and Wall Street veteran recommends Bitcoin hedge as a strategy against a global economic slowdown

Raoul Pal, a prominent economist and Wall Street veteran who was with Goldman Sachs earlier has recommend Bitcoin hedge as a strategy against the impending global economic slowdown.

Binance set to Launch Dollar Backed Stable Coin

Binance is set to launch a dollar backed stable coin in the United States according to reports. The new Binance stable coin will be known as the Binance USD (BUSD) according to an announcement made by the exchange. The new…

IMF Head: We Should be Open to Cryptocurrencies

Outgoing IMF Head Christine Lagarde, believes financial institutions such as Central banks and other financial bodies should remain vigilant in protecting consumer interests while at the same time being open to innovations like cryptocurrencies. The outgoing International Monetary Fund (IMF)…

Amaten, the Japanese gift card exchange platform is adopting a gift card blockchain solution

Amaten, the largest gift card exchange platform in Japan is adopting a gift card blockchain solution. Amaten is working with aelf, a blockchain technology solution provider, and the partnership could transform the gift card industry in Japan. This development is…