CryptoCompare and Fintech Worldwide Announce London Blockchain Week Partnership

January 20, 2020 – London CryptoCompare, the global leader in digital asset data, and Fintech Worldwide (FWW), the world’s leading network for fintech, blockchain and digital impact, today announced an event partnership. The partnership will convene the 6th annual London Blockchain Week, during which more than 4,000 participants are expected to participate in major conferences […]

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Blockchain Explained: What is blockchain?

Blockchain is a system of recording information in a way that makes it difficult or impossible to change, hack, or cheat the system.   A blockchain is essentially a digital ledger of transactions that is duplicated and distributed across the entire network of computer systems on the blockchain. Each different coloured block in the chain contains […]

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Chinese Financial Powerhouse Launches National Blockchain Service With Nearly 1,500 Patents: Report

  Shanghai-based UnionPay, a major bank card services provider in China that operates under the approval of the country’s central bank, the People’s Bank of China, is rolling out a blockchain service network. UnionPay has around 1,500 local patents and has received over 580 authorizations, reports China News Agency. China UnionPay’s payment network is massive […]

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OECD creates blockchain expert group

Last week the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) announced it had formed a Blockchain Expert Policy Advisory Board (BEPAB). The purpose is to provide advice and is part of the OECD’s exploration of blockchain, looking at how government and other stakeholders could “reap its benefits while mitigating the risks”. “We are engaging with […]

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WORBLI, the Compliance Driven Public Blockchain, to Enter APA with AmaZix Capital

The agreement provides ongoing funding for WORBLI’s Fintech focused product offerings SINGAPORE, Jan. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — WORBLI is pleased to announce that the WORBLI Foundation (“Foundation”) has entered into an Asset Purchase Agreement (the “APA”) concerning the proposed acquisition of 100%  of its assets by AmaZix Capital Limited (“AmaZix Capital”) and 0rigin Ventures (“0rigin”) in […]

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U.S., China ‘battle’ for blockchain dominance

China is winning the intellectual property arms race against the United States, according to a group of blockchain experts. Mary Lacity, director of the Blockchain Center of Excellence at the University of Arkansas, assistant professor Zach Steelman and two students in the information systems department at the UA, recently wrote the article, “US and China […]

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