Insurance Giant Allianz Is Working on a Token-Based Blockchain Ecosystem

German financial services giant Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE (AGCS) is developing a blockchain-based ecosystem to facilitate cross-border insurance payments for its corporate customers. Experimentations with blockchain technology Allianz is working on a token-based blockchain system, expecting it to streamline international insurance payments for its corporate customers, Forbes reported on Aug. 8. An Allianz…

Canadian Securities Regulators Include DLT in 2019–2020 Business Plan

The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) are focusing on understanding and regulating distributed ledger technology (DLT) and its related components. The Canadian securities regulatory agency included a section on DLT and crypto assets in its Business Plan 2019–2022 that was published on July 13. The CSA’s business plan for 2018–2022 was approved on May 28, and represents a…

Japan Officially Approves Bill to Amend National Legislation Governing Crypto Regulation

The Japanese House of Representatives has officially approved a new bill to amend national laws that govern crypto regulation, Cointelegraph Japan reported on May 31. The bill — which had been prepared by Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) and accepted by the House in mid-March of this year — has been passed by a majority in the House of Councilors plenary…

Hack of DragonEx Platform and User Assets Announced

Cryptocurrency exchange company DragonEx, based in Singapore, recently notified users of a hack to the platform. The announcement was made on March 25 on the Telegram Channel. The attack from hackers caused the transfer and theft of crypto assets belonging to users and the platform. It was recognized immediately by the company. According to an…

Blockchain Goes Hollywood

BLOCKCHAIN GOES HOLLYWOOD (866) 721-1009 601 E. Palomar Street Chula Vista, CA 91911 USA Join us IN PASADENA, CALIFORNIA May 30th & 31st for the biggest celebrity Blockchain event in history. Enjoy four days mingling with the stars and networking with some of the biggest crypto players in town. If you’re looking to blow up in…

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Crypto Pro Expo 2019

Across 2 full days to tailor your CRYPTO PRO EXPO experience to your interests by mixing and matching content to create the ideal blockchain conference experience. Keynote Panels Lead by 50+ of the most engaging leaders in investment, startup, cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology to bring the most curated and up-to-date content professionals in the industry…