Venture Capital Firm Borderless Capital Invests In Blockchain Platform StakerDAO

Blockchain, Investing, News | August 7, 2020 By:

Blockchain-focused venture capital firm Borderless Capital has invested an undisclosed amount in blockchain platform StakerDAO. The investment is part of StakerDAO’s $3M Series A round, co-led by Polychain and Lemniscap.

Borderless Capital is a modern financial institution investing capital and building financial products that accelerate access,

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Blockchain Payments Firm PayStand Launches Prepaid Virtual Expense Card

Announcements, Blockchain, News | August 6, 2020 By:

Blockchain-enabled commercial payments platform PayStand has released a new product, a prepaid alternative to corporate expense cards designed for mid-market businesses that need more flexibility and control over budgets and spending at any given time.

PayStand calls itself a next-generation B2B payment solution that empowers enterprises to digitally transact anywhere and keep more of their revenues.

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Cryptocurrency Exchange IDEX Raises $2.5M USD In Seed Funding

Investing, News | August 6, 2020 By:

Crypto exchange IDEX has raised $2.5 million in a seed investment round led by G1 Ventures and Borderless Capital, with participation from Collider Ventures and Gnosis.

IDEX will use the funds to launch IDEX 2.0, a novel high-performance DEX. IDEX 2.0 will reportedly combine the speed and features of a centralized exchange (CEX) with the security of a decentralized exchange (DEX) to create an uncompromising trading experience.

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Recent Securities Class Actions Targeting ICOs Raise Variety Of Complex Legal Issues

Blockchain, ICO News, News, Opinion, Regulation | August 5, 2020 By:

On April 3, 2020, exactly one year after the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued its “Framework for ‘Investment Contracts’ Analysis of Digital Assets” (Framework), 11 class action lawsuits were filed in the Southern District of New York by two law firms representing various combinations of four proposed lead plaintiffs.

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International Association Of Trusted Blockchain Applications Welcomes Gibraltar Finance

Blockchain, FinTech, Group, News | August 5, 2020 By:

HM Government of Gibraltar’s Gibraltar Finance is now an official member of the International Association of Trusted Blockchain Applications (INATBA), a global forum of regulators and policymakers working to advance the development of blockchain technology.

Gibraltar Finance is responsible within HM Government of Gibraltar for promoting Gibraltar as a leading financial services center.

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Blockchain Firm ShareRing Launches Anonymous Contact-Tracing Passport To Revive Tourism In COVID-19 Era

Blockchain, News | August 4, 2020 By:

Global sharing marketplace ShareRing has launched the first private contact-tracing passport that can be integrated with e-visa on arrival systems (eVOA), travel insurance companies, airlines, hotels and retail shops.

ShareRing is an on-demand, two-sided marketplace that brings together sharing services across all industries and geographies,

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Kakao’s Blockchain Platform Klaytn Adds Worldpay To Governance Council

Announcements, Blockchain, News | August 4, 2020 By:

Blockchain platform Klaytn has announced that global financial technology firm Worldpay is joining the Klaytn Governance Council.

Klaytn is a blockchain platform developed by GroundX, a subsidiary of South Korean chat giant Kakao. It provides an optimized platform for service providers to develop and operate decentralized applications (DApps).

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