KCD provides mobile accounting software (Cashnote) to SMEs operating under the Korean taxation system.
Distributed ledger firm Ripple has announced that five new payments providers in Europe and Asia will be using its xVia technology to power frictionless payments.
The five companies – FairFX (UK), RationalFX (UK), Exchange4Free (UK), UniPAY (Georgia), and MoneyMatch (Malaysia) – will leverage xVia’s standard API solution to power payments through RippleNet and access new markets.
The Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited (ANZ) is collaborating with IBM and Suncorp New Zealand to develop a blockchain solution for the insurance industry.
The project aims to make the data transfer and payment reconciliation process faster and more transparent between insurers and brokers.
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett has again talked negatively about cryptocurrencies, claiming that “buying bitcoin is not investing.”
Buffett serves as the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. He is considered by some to be one of the most successful investors in the world.
Kosala Hemachandra is the Founder and CEO of MyEtherWallet (MEW), an open-source, client-side interface for generating ethereum wallets & more. He has built up over 8 years of experience as a computer engineer. Hemachandra has been endlessly fascinated by the potential of blockchain technology to reshape how the world works,
Trying to incentivize investments in cryptocurrency, France has slashed its cryptocurrency income tax rate on capital gains from 45 percent to a flat 19 percent. The French Council of State has changed the classification of cryptocurrency capital gains to achieve the new rates.
France’s Council of State was a key to the cuts.
Continuing its efforts to become a cryptocurrency powerhouse, Malta’s cabinet has approved three separate bills relating to blockchain technology and cryptocurrency, backing measures for a regulated framework for initial coin offerings (ICOs) and digital currency.
The Virtual Financial Assets Bill aims to create a structure for regulating ICOs and cryptocurrency transactions in the country.
HowDoo is a blockchain app that believes consumers and their digital footprints are being exploited by centralized, ad- supported networks. That’s why they are addressing some of those issues with a platform that gives the user ownership of their digital footprint, allowing them to decide on its use,
Bitcoin is like the boxer who can’t be knocked out – just when you think they’re down, they rise to fight again. And so it was today, as yesterday’s plunge yielded to today’s rise to the $9,400 level, a nearly five percent gain over the last 24 hours.
Blockchain and AI-driven personalized shopper Shopin has named veteran blockchain strategist and entrepreneur Brad Bulent Yasar to its board of advisors. An angel investor and blockchain, cryptocurrency expert, Yasar is the founder and managing partner of KrowdMentor, a strategic advisory firm for cryptocurrency and blockchain-focused organizations
Yasar has founded and scaled dozens of companies from inception to maturity over the last 20 years.