Major Austrian Bank Raiffeisen Joins R3 Corda-Powered Global Trade Finance Network

Austria's Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) has announced it will pilot R3's Marco Polo blockchain network for trade finance, according to a press release shared...

Crypto Markets Turn Red After Binance Hack, US, EU Stocks Steady as Asian Equities...

Wednesday, May 8 -- having just broken new 2019 highs, crypto markets have tipped into red in the wake of yesterday's $40 million...

Former Worldpay US Executive Joins Crypto Payments Firm BitPay as Its New CFO

Major cryptocurrency payment services provider BitPay has onboarded former Worldpay U.S. executive Glen Braganza as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO), according to a press...

Russian Exchange Aggregator to Resume Operations After Recent Block by Gov’t

Popular Russian crypto exchange aggregator BestChange will soon resume operations after being blocked by the government, crypto news outlet Forklog reports May 7.The firm's...

US FTC Sues Startup for Allegedly Misusing Raised Funds on Bitcoins and Credit Card...

The United States Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is suing a startup for spending its raised funds on bitcoins (BTC) and credit card bills, rather...

Cybercriminals Sneak in Crypto Mining Malware via Confluence Software Exploit

Cybercriminals are now reportedly exploiting known vulnerability CVE-2019-3396 in the software Confluence, a workspace productivity tool made by Atlassian, according to a report by...

Crypto Exchange Claims It Is Faster Than 99% of Rivals

A new blockchain trading platform says its secure, reliable infrastructure enables users "to stay ahead of market movements and manage risk and loss like...

Bitmain’s Hashrate Noticeably Dropped in Past 30 Days

Chinese cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain's hashrate has noticeably dropped in the past 30 days, according to the company's hashrate disclosure update as of May...

Former Investor Sues OneCoin Scheme, Seeks Class Action

Former OneCoin investor Christine Grablis is suing the cryptocurrency investment scheme for fraud, according to a complaint filed on May 7.Grablis is seeking damages...

Sprott CEO Predicts Bullish Future for Blockchain-Based Digital Gold

Peter Grosskopf, CEO of the global asset manager Sprott, has posited that blockchain technology will make gold a more valuable and practical asset, according...

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Appetite for Blockchain Tech Builds Among Korean Banks, but Without Crypto

In recent weeks, major South Korean financial institutions have rolled out a number of services incorporating blockchain technology, especially in the areas of Know...

UK Financial Watchdog Blacklists Clones of Two Major Financial Firms

The British Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has warned investors of a fraudulent company posing as the Swiss Investment Corporation, an FCA-authorized firm offering crypto...

Austrian Steel Alukonigstahl Develops Blockchain-Based Steel Trading Database

Austrian steel trading company Alukonigstahl is working on a blockchain-based steel trading data system, local media outlet industriemagazin.at reported on June 13.Alukonigstahl CEO Stefan...