Ripple Partners with 5 New Clients around 4 Countries

Ripple collaborates with few more Banks and  Money Remittance Companies Ripple has announced its new partnerships with five banking and money transfer institutions across various countries. According to the reports, in the coming days, the two banks aú Unibanco from Brazil and IndusInd from India along with the money remittance …

Russian Blockchain Association is Launching ‘First’ Guarantee System For ICO Funding

First Guarantee System for ICO Funding to be launched by Russian Blockchain Association According to the reports, the “first” guarantee system for Initial Coin Offering (ICO) is all set to launch in Russia in 2018. The system will be called as ICO-hub, is developed by Globex Bank, which is a …

Australian University to Introduce Nation’s First Blockchain Courses

Australian Students to learn Blockchain Courses in the University Australian public research university RMIT introduced the country’s first dedicated online short course on blockchain technology. The development of blockchain as a disruptive, game-changing technology has driven Melbourne-based RMIT University to offer Australia’s first online course on the sector. The 8-week …

Financial Regulator says that South Korean Govt. will Support Cryptocurrency Transactions

South Korea’s Financial Regulator announced that the Government would Support Cryptocurrency Transactions. The head of South Korea’s financial regulator confirmed the government would support cryptocurrency trading. He announced while helping banks to facilitate transactions with exchanges, efficiently answering for the rumored ban. According to the reports, South Korea’s Financial Supervisory …

Lenovo to Adopt Blockchain Technology for Document Validation with the US Patent

Blockchain Technology to be explored by Lenovo with U.S Patent for Document Validation Lenovo has registered a patent with USPTO (U.S Patent and Trademark Office) for a system to verify the sincerity of physical documents by using a security Blockchain. The patent application was submitted in August 2016 but was …

Swiss – FINMA Regulate ICOs and Publish Guidelines

Guidelines Published by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority for ICO Organizers. The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) has published a press release regarding how it plans to apply financial market legislation in handling queries from the ICO organizers. The post also describes the information FINMA requires for dealing …

Spain to Become Next Cryptocurrency Hub After Swiss

Spain is going to Legalize Cryptocurrency after Swiss Recently Rolled out Guidelines for ICOs While other European countries attempt stricter regulations on cryptocurrencies, Spain seems to be following Switzerland’s initiative ahead by proposing crypto-friendly legislation. Spain on the Blockchain Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s People’s Party is all set to …

Indian Investors Forced to Buy Cryptos Abroad; as the Govt. Pull Strings

Cryptocurrency Regulations Tightened in India; People are looking to Buy Cryptocurrencies Abroad. Since cryptocurrency regulations are becoming more efficient in India, a new trend has begun in the country by acquiring cryptocurrencies from overseas, either from relatives, friends or with abroad accounts. Increased Regulations Indians are looking forward to buying …

Japan’s Financial Regulator will be Conducting Inspections on 15 Unregistered Crypto Exchanges

The Unregistered Crypto Exchanges to get inspected by Japan’s Financial Regulator According to the reports, Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) announced that it is conducting on-site inspections of 15 cryptocurrency exchanges that are currently awaiting registration in the aftermath of the Coincheck hack. Japan-based crypto exchange Coincheck was hacked on …

US Government will not Pass Bitcoin Regulations Soon

White House Official said Crypto Regulation is not for soon One of the White House officials told that the US government would not be passing any Bitcoin Regulations. Rob Joyce, who is a special assistant to the president and White House cybersecurity coordinator, said during an interview with CNBC that …