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IMF Chief Christine Lagarde: We Should Be Open to Cryptocurrencies

September 9, 2019
The nominee to be the next president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde, has said central banks and financial bodies should protect consumers but be open to innovations such as cryptocurrencies. Changes are opportunities Lagarde, who is currently head of the International Monetary Fund, told the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee of the

Korea’s Oldest Bank Is Building a Blockchain-Based Security System

August 20, 2019
South Korea’s oldest bank, Shinhan Bank, partnered with two other companies to develop a blockchain-based security solution. Korea’s Shinhan bank to enhance security with blockchain According to a report published on Aug. 14 by local news outlet The Korea Times, Shinhan Bank signed a memorandum of understanding with financial technology startup Ground X and blockchain

Blockchain West Anaheim 2019

March 5, 2019
Learn from thought leaders across the Industry representing messaging platforms, actual users, solution providers, agencies, technology experts who will give you real life case study examples that you can apply to your organisation. Every one of our handpicked speakers has real world, in-depth experience in both theoretical and practical implementation of blockchain applications from a

Glimpse into the Future at Hong Kong Blockchain Week

February 11, 2019
The first thing to know about blockchain technology is that there is a lot to know. There is, of course, Bitcoin, which has always been seen as Batman to blockchain’s Robin, or vice-versa. But since those early days when Bitcoin and blockchain were seemingly joined at the hip, the nascent technology has begun to outgrow

Blockchain Applied

January 28, 2019
19 – 20 February, 2019 | The Meydan Hotel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates The only Blockchain-Beyond-Hype event in MENA Others show you strategies, we deliver results! Blockchain hype has got imaginations running wild for some time, but it is about time to take a back seat and assess tangible business results this technology has delivered so

How Sustainable Blockchain Options That Don’t Rely on Crypto Markets Can be Achieved

January 22, 2019
The power of the blockchain to change the world for the better is undeniable. Its growth has been astronomical. Between 2014 and 2015, over $800 million has been injected into startups related to blockchain. An update released by the International Data Corp. indicated that Blockchain solutions are expected to grow by 75% through to 2022.

Decoding the future of blockchain for ASEAN in 2019

January 21, 2019
2019 will mark the tenth anniversary of the first deployment of blockchain technology. It was in 2009 that the still elusive Satoshi Nakamoto released the first version of bitcoin. Since then, the concept of blockchain was inseparably linked with the world of cryptocurrencies. But the burst of the Bitcoin bubble seems to have resulted in

MindChain – When Blockchain Meets AI

November 8, 2018
Artificial intelligence and Blockchain are the two major technologies that lead the innovation and change almost every industry from finance & banking, energy, real-estate to automotive, healthcare and arts. The growing use of blockchain technology in financial services will include a healthy dose of artificial intelligence, as new, automated analytic techniques look for patterns in