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Fintechist Ethereum Firm ConsenSys

Ethereum-Oriented Firm ConsenSys Expands to Europe Through London hub

by JP Buntinxon November 20, 2017
Ethereum has quickly become a household name in the world of blockchain development. ConsenSys, the design studio of Ethereum, is expanding its global presence. With the recent surge in popularity of blockchain technology, the decision comes at an opportune time. The company will open a new hub in London located near the Silicon Roundabout in […]

Here’s What The Future Of Ethereum Looks Like

by Samuel Raeon November 2, 2017
One of the most influential and disruptive companies to enter the bitcoin and blockchain space over the last half decade is Ethereum. Ethereum, which was initially launched on the back of an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) back in 2015, is an open-source, public, blockchain-based distributed computing platform featuring smart contract functionality. The ability of users […]

Coinbase Under Scrutiny: Here’s What That Means

by Samuel Raeon October 5, 2017
Bloomberg reported today that the Commodity Futures Trading Commission has requested information from Coinbase Inc. regarding an incident that happened back mid-June rooted in Ethereum trading over its GDAX platform and the impact that said trading had on the price of Ethereum at that time. For those that don’t remember the event, Ethereum was trading […]
Fintechist AXA Ethereum Blockchain Insurance

AXA Explores Ethereum Blockchain Technology For Flight Delay Insurance

by JP Buntinxon September 13, 2017
The number of use cases for blockchain technology is virtually limitless. It is good to see some use cases which are not directly related to banks or their regular services. AXA, the French insurance giant, is exploring flight delay insurance options with DLT. The goal is to use the public Ethereum blockchain for this purpose […]

Fintechist Vnesheconombnak Ethereum

Russia’s State-owned Vnesheconombank Inks Deal With Ethereum Foundation

by JP Buntinxon August 31, 2017
There is yet another development in the relationship between Russia and cryptocurrency. More specifically, the Ethereum Foundation inked a deal with Vnesheconombank, which is state-owned. The goal is to work together to support a new blockchain research center. Additionally, the foundation will provide specialist training for DLT and the Ethereum platform itself. A major development […]
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IG Group Provides Ethereum Trading Opportunities to Institutional Investors

by JP Buntinxon August 21, 2017
Ethereum is one of the few cryptocurrencies to gain actual traction. More specifically, its native currency Ether is of great interest to financial institutions. IG Group, a global force in the world of online trading, enabled Ether trading earlier today. This allows speculators to take a position without effectively buying Ethereum outright. It is a […]