Blockchain Finance

09 Oct: United Nations Agency Unicef Launches Cryptocurrency Fund

United Nations Agency Unicef Launches Cryptocurrency FundUnicef announced Wednesday that it has launched a cryptocurrency fund and become the first United Nations organization to hold onto its crypto donations. Without converting them into fiat, the fund will hold two cryptocurrencies and disburse them to support projects benefiting children worldwide. Also read: RBI Ban Stops Indian Police From Cashing Out Seized Crypto […]

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05 Oct: Data Shows Institutional Interest in Bitcoin Has Diminished

Data Shows Institutional Interest in Bitcoin Has DiminishedLast spring and the beginning of summer 2019 saw digital asset markets spike considerably in value, and many speculators assumed the rise was due to institutional investors. However, BTC and a variety of other popular digital asset prices started plummeting in August. Reports now detail that institutional interest is waning and new data that analyzed […]

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02 Oct: FINMA’s Mark Branson Praises Facebook’s Transparency Regarding Libra

TheMerkle_FINMA Swiss Banks Money LaunderingThe opinions on Facebook’s upcoming digital currency projects remain rather divided. Consumers are not necessarily smitten by this venture, nor are most governments. In Switzerland, however, things are done a bit differently. FINMA’s Mark Branson sees merit in this project and praises how everything is handled in a transparent manner. Mark Branson Likes the Libra It is somewhat refreshing to see a financial supervisory official make positive remarks regarding Facebook’s Libra. It is a well-known fact Switzerland and FINMA are all too keen on exploring innovative ventures. It is thanks to their efforts the country has its own Bitcoin region

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29 Sep: Bankers Start to Recognize Bitcoin’s Role in Financial Evolution

Bankers Start to Recognize Bitcoin’s Role in Financial EvolutionDigitization, disruption, blockchain, and frictionless payments. It’s amazing how prominent figures from the financial elite can provide a pretty detailed description of decentralized money without uttering “bitcoin” or “crypto.” But the fact of the matter is that clever businessmen in any industry, banking is no exception, would quickly spot emerging competition, analyze its strengths, and […]

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28 Sep: XinFin, Black Tier Solutions and Blockchain at Michigan Announce Joint Partnership

XinFin, Black Tier Solutions and Blockchain at Michigan Announce Joint PartnershipBlack Tier Solutions announced a partnership with Blockchain at Michigan.

Black Tier Solutions will be responsible for assisting the University of Michigan Blockchain group to develop a tokenized student rewards program and a tokenized gaming platform using XinFin Hybrid technology.

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