Posts Tagged ‘Blockchain’
Fintechist DLT Hype Bubble

DTCC CEO Warns About the DLT Bubble

by JP Buntinxon December 13, 2017
Even though most financial experts claim Bitcoin is in a bubble, there may be an even bigger problem. More specifically, the hype associated with DLT is very real and growing out of hand as well. The US Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation grows concerned over what this technology is effectively capable of. A lot of […]
Fintechist Blockchain Tea Farmers

Major Banks Use Blockchain Technology to Help Malawian tea Farmers

by JP Buntinxon December 13, 2017
Africa has always been a very unusual country when it comes to finance. Most regions across this continent have a less-than-stellar economy. It is evident most banks have little interest in helping out these people either. Something will have to change sooner or later, and it seems the blockchain will be a catalyst for that […]

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Deutsche Bank Praises Blockchain After Slamming Cryptocurrencies

by JP Buntinxon December 10, 2017
It has been an interesting week for Deutsche Bank. After criticizing the lack of cryptocurrency regulation, the institution sang the praises of blockchain technology. According to insiders, the potential for this technology is huge. In fact, it may even reshape the financial sector as we know it today. It is evident banks see Bitcoin technology […]
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Malta Seeks Recommendations Regarding its Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Regulatory Draft

by JP Buntinxon December 1, 2017
It was a matter of time until Malta unveiled its plans for blockchain and cryptocurrency. For the time being, there is still only a paper open to feedback from the public. It is an important step toward actively regulating both nascent industries in the country. This new effective legal framework can have a positive impact […]

Fintechist Tieto Blockchain

Tieto Lauches Blockchain Solutions Business Unit

by JP Buntinxon November 30, 2017
Blockchain technology has been of great interest to many different companies. It is evident this form of technology will make a decent impact in the next decade or so. Tieto is the latest company to successfully launch a new unit focus on this technology. The Blockchain Solutions business unit will be of great interest to […]
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Dnata and IBM Successfully Trial Blockchain Technology in the Air Cargo Industry

by JP Buntinxon November 26, 2017
There are many different use cases for blockchain technology these days. IBM is one of the bigger names in this industry right now. The company has now partnered with Dnata to create a new proof of concept related to air cargo. It will be interesting to see how DLT can revolutionize this particular business model. […]