The landmark experiment is being hailed as one of the most significant use cases of blockchain till date.
The partnership underscores both UBX and OneConnect’s commitments in using technology to promote financial inclusion in the country, where 77% of the population is reportedly unbanked.
More than 60% of survey participants believe that executives and board members lack proper knowledge of benefits and risks of blockchain technology
1exchange is billed as the world’s first regulated exchange for private securities built on a public blockchain. It is designed to get rid of middlemen in capital markets such as investment banks and traditional stock exchanges.
Japanese domestic ‘Invesco Global Blockchain Equity Fund will track the performance of the Elwood Blockchain Global Equity Index.
The Singaporean regulators, however, will continue to engage with Facebook on its proposed cryptocurrency Libra.
Emugo is reportedly looking to train blockchain developers in India that it could potentially hire to gain market share in the global blockchain industry
He spoke to BAR on Facebook’s Libra, regulations, Ethereum and various initiatives at ConsenSys aimed at bringing blockchain to the masses.
In a shift of tone, BIS’ Augusten Carsten tells FT that central bank digital currencies might happen sooner than expected.
Tech giants have a natural advantage given the ability with which they could leverage their network effect to sell products and services to their users often amounting to billions.