4 Ways Blockchain Is Revolutionizing FinTech

Blockchain technology is best known as the tech that underpins cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin, Ethereum, and all the other 4000 cryptocurrencies operate via blockchain, making it one of the most important recent innovations in finance. Here are four ways blockchain is revolutionizing fintech.  1. It creates a digital ledger  Blockchain is comparable to an accountant’s general ledger, […]

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From Badging to Blockchain: Documenting Skills Learned

Increasingly, higher education is placed in the position of updating and upgrading the curriculum to assure that students are prepared for the careers of today — not those of yesterday or those careers that will never materialize due to the impact of artificial intelligence, shifting societal needs and the changing economy of the Fourth Industrial […]

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Crystal Expands Blockchain Coverage & Crypto AML Compliance Solutions

AMSTERDAM, April 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Regulations from the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) and the 6th Anti-Money Laundering Directive (6AMLD), mean that cryptocurrency services, and businesses exposed indirectly to cryptocurrencies, need to get compliant. By integrating Crystal analytics alongside existing AML/CFT procedures businesses can manage crypto risk and comply with new legislation. Here’s how […]

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Artists Have Been Attempting to Secure Royalties on Their Work for More Than a Century. Blockchain Finally Offers Them a Breakthrough

Amid all the recent backlash against NFTs, the real and exciting possibilities that blockchain technology offers for solving longstanding flaws in the art market could be lost. The great promise of blockchain is something more than just letting people buy and sell digital art. This new technology holds the potential to give artists of all […]

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XELS, an eco-conscious blockchain platform for buying and trading carbon credits, lists on Bittrex Global

TOKYO, April 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — XELS, a startup that’s tackling climate change by increasing participation and transparency in carbon markets, listed its eponymous XELS token on Bittrex Global today. XELS will provide both businesses and individuals access to a blockchain-based carbon offset platform, initially focused on tokenized voluntary carbon offset credits. These credits are […]

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Blockchain in Payments – Insider Intelligence Trends, Forecasts & Statistics

Executive Summary Blockchain is attracting enormous interest on the back of surging cryptocurrency valuations and increasingly high-profile payment integrations. But as a real payment currency, blockchain-based cryptocurrency still must overcome many hurdles before it can truly disrupt the space. THREE KEY QUESTIONS THIS REPORT WILL ANSWER What are the main applications for blockchain in the […]

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