By 2020, about 1 million people in Asia will receive their very first loans ever. Crypto economy is the tool that will help them to merge into financial markets and to apply for approximately 3 million payday loans annually. MicroMoney, a global blockc…
IBM has been settling real cross-border payments in the South Pacific on a blockchain using Stellar’s Lumen cryptocurrency.
In a showing of absolute faith in Bitcoin a Dutch man has sold his family home and everything they own-even his kids’ toys and most of his clothes and shoes-for cryptocurrency, waiting it out in a campsite for the next big boom. …
Why would a regulator make a partnership with banks? Here is a Singaporean case trial of a new Blockchain technology-based system.
The governor of Malaysia’s central bank reportedly revealed plans for a possible cryptocurrency ban when discussing upcoming regulation yesterday.
The global bitcoin payment service provider, Bitpay, has released a progress report that details the company’s payment volume has grown exponentially this year by 328 percent. The Atlanta-based company founded in 2011 says it’s steadily approaching US$1B in bitcoin payments processed annually. Also read: Goldman Sachs Contemplates Creating a New Bitcoin Trading Operation Bitpay’s Payment Volume […]
HelloGold is the latest platform that is making an effort to accelerate the adoption of blockchain technology by the masses. As the project aims to create a blockchain solution to help the unbanked and underbanked population, NewsBTC reached out to Robin Lee, the CEO to gain a better understanding of HelloGold. Q: If we have […]
Why enter into Asian Blockchain business now?
Hong Kong is gripped by cryptomania as the cryptocurrency world flees Chinese regulations, Bloomberg reports.
South Korea is getting a new cryptocurrency exchange – one backed by an already established fintech firm called Dunamu.
One of China’s “Big Four” banks is close to launching a blockchain application for the insurance and banking sectors.
Ever wish you could live in a Libertarian utopia? Roger Ver and his team may have the answer for you.
Fujitsu is joining up with a Japanese banking association in a bid to help member banks build and test real-world blockchain solutions.
The executive director of the Reserve Bank of India has confirmed that research into a “digital rupee” is still ongoing.
Sponsored article. Sony Music has backed e-ticketing start-up iFLYER who plan to utilize Blockchain technology.