Lufthansa in Conjunction with SAP Will Unveil a Global Blockchain Challenge for the Aviation Industry

The inaugural aviation blockchain challenge is about to be launched. The SAP.IO Berlin Foundry has teamed up with the Lufthansa Innovation Hub (LIH) to make this a reality. If plans put in place by the Lufthansa Innovation Hub (LIH) together…

Key Director Quits PricewaterhouseCoopers in Order to Join Bitcoin.com.au

A “big four” director at accounting giants PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) Australia, has called it quits in favor of joining bitcoin.com.au a crypto-currency exchange firm, and will be unveiled as their new CEO. The immediate former director at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC), Ben Ingram,…

Bitcoin Extends Rally amid News of Black-rock’s Decision to Explore Crypto-currencies

Bitcoin continued to inch higher on Tuesday marking an improvement from the close of the previous day. This was propelled by news that giant asset management firm Black-rock, had decided to put in place a working group to explore crypto-currencies…

The CFA Plans to Add Crypto and Block-chain Topics to Their Curriculum Starting 2019

The financial industry appears to be taking a serious interest in crypto after the CFA Institute which offers the chartered financial analyst designation made the decision to add crypto-currencies and topics to do with the block-chain in their level I…

Encrypted Email Service Provider ProtonMail Hint at a Potential ICO

ProtonMail CTO, Bart Butler has hinted that the encrypted email service provider is well on its way to launching an ambitious initial coin offering (ICO). The announcement by ProtonMail was met by negative speculation about the company launching a job…

Coinbase Acquisition Rumors Simmer after Google and Facebook Lift Ban on Crypto Ads

Social media giants and super search engine Google have made a complete U-turn from their pronouncements months ago where they had slapped blanket bans on all advertisements related to crypto-currencies. Facebook’s change of heart was confirmed by Coinbase CEO, Brian…

Chinese City Is Key Contributor to a 1.5 Billion Fund Towards Public Block-chain Projects

Jiangsu’s capital Nanjing has expressed a commitment to invest in public block-chain projects and the token economy as a whole. The capital of Chinese province Nanjing worked to put together a 1.5 billion dollars which translates to 10 billion Yuan…

IBM to Unveil FDIC Insured Price Stable Crypto-currency

An invention from the great depression and 21st century technology has combined to make a stab at creating a crypto currency that will be pegged on the US dollar or “Stable Coin”. A startup known as stronghold is behind this…

Indian blockchain and crypto startups move to countries with friendly regulations

Indian cryptocurrency and blockchain start-ups are moving to countries with friendlier regulatory environment for crypto business, from India. The start-ups link their decision to the recent moves by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), i.e. the Indian central bank, and…

4 Things to Consider for Long Term Cryptocurrency Investments

The cryptocurrency market is starting to become a booming market, attracting more and more new investors every day. Different investors have different trading strategies. Some do day trades, while others prefer the long term strategy. If you are deciding on…