Yoni Assia joins Bancor

Yoni Assia joins Bancor

eToro CEO Joins Bancor Protocol Advisory Board

Uncategorized | May 26, 2017 By:

Blockchain startup Bancor has added FinTech entrepreneur and investor Yoni Assia to the Bancor Protocol advisory board.

The Bancor Protocol is a proposed standard for the creation of smart tokens, a new category of intrinsically tradable cryptocurrencies that know how to provide their own liquidity and price discovery without relying on an exchange.

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Olga Skorobogatova, Deputy Governor

Olga Skorobogatova, Deputy Governor

Bank of Russia: Bitcoin is “Digital Goods”

Uncategorized | May 26, 2017 By:

The Bank of Russia, the country’s central bank, is going to consider cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin a digital commodity.

Bank of Russia Deputy Governor Olga Skorobogatova said the central bank will present draft legislative documents for the taxation of cryptocurrencies in a month.

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Waves Adds Euro Gateway to Lite Client

Uncategorized | May 25, 2017 By:

Decentralized blockchain platform Waves has announced that its Euro gateway has been added to the lite client. Waves users can now move funds onto the platform as a Euro-backed token

Waves’ lite client v0.4.22a includes support for the Euro gateway.

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Russian Depository Develops Blockchain E-Voting

Uncategorized | May 25, 2017 By:

The National Settlement Depository of the Russian Federation (NSD) has successfully completed the development of an e-voting system based on blockchain technology.

The e-voting platform is a universal voting mechanism. It enables security holders to remotely participate in shareholder meetings and also to vote in absentia at annual general meetings.

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Netki Unveils Blockchain Digital ID

Uncategorized | May 25, 2017 By:

California blockchain startup Netki has launched a digital ID service. The new solution is designed to make blockchains safe for a broad range of business and personal use cases, while meeting national and international legal standards.

The new service will be both KYC (Know Your Customer) and AML (Anti-Money Laundering) verified,

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