Digital Currency

By: Benscha
Posted: Monday, July 18, 2016 - 18:01

[May 26, 2016] – Alexandria, Virginia, USA – Payment21®, a global provider of AML-compliant Bitcoin payments announced today its recent filing of a utility patent application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office for its “Dynamic Delivery Authorization for Cryptographic Payments.”

By: Benscha
Posted: Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 15:22

The Monetary Authority of Singapore, the city-state’s central bank, has funded a block chain-based record-keeping system as part of a five-year investment plan aimed at financial technology. Managing director Ravi Menon announced the Financial Sector Technology & Innovation initiative during a speech at the Global Technology Law Conference 2015 in Singapore.

By: Benscha
Posted: Friday, April 15, 2016 - 09:30

The European Banking Association (EBA) has issued a new research paper on Crypto technologies, a major IT innovation and catalyst for change. The paper covers four use cases of crypto technologies: currencies, asset registries, application stacks and asset-centric technologies. The EBA paper perceives the distributed ledger to be the driving innovation:

By: Benscha
Posted: Sunday, April 17, 2016 - 00:41

German Fidor Bank brings Bitcoin to mainstream banking and expands overseas.

By: Benscha
Posted: Monday, April 18, 2016 - 17:04

Will people’s trust towards digital currencies dramatically increase in the future? 

By: Benscha
Posted: Monday, April 18, 2016 - 17:06

The National Assembly of Ecuador has effectively banned bitcoin and decentralized digital currencies while establishing guidelines for the creation of a new, state-run currency.

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