Blockchain Companies Brace For GDPR Impact On Business

Blockchain, FinTech, News, Regulation | May 16, 2018 By:

The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has a May 25 deadline, and it’s sending companies scrambling to comply with the new privacy regulations governing interactions with European residents. Severe financial penalties apply to those who do not implement the new regulations, and there’s no shortage of litigious actors waiting in the weeds for the compliance deadline.


Cryptocurrency Co-Workspace Athena.Trade Opens For Business In Chicago

Announcements, FinTech, Innovation, Investing, News | May 8, 2018 By:

Leading cryptocurrency firm Athena Bitcoin, Inc. has created Athena.Trade, a co-working space in Chicago dedicated exclusively to independent cryptocurrency traders. The work space is an effort to foster community and collaboration in this growing area of financial markets.

Located in the Loop, Athena Trade has a fluid conventional proprietary trading floorplan that houses up to 25 traders.


Token Foundry Forges Bond With Businesses Seeking Help To Tokenize

FinTech, Innovation, News | May 7, 2018 By:

Ethereum development studio ConsenSys has created a new division, Token Foundry, that provides a service that helps create, manage and market utility tokens. The company has already issued its first token for Virtue Poker, a peer-to-peer platform.

Company founder Harrison Hines talked with Block Tribune on the eve of the ConsenSys convention in New York about the venture’s plans.


Terminal Firm CG Blockchain Raises $25 Million Through BCT Token

FinTech, ICO News, Investing, News | May 7, 2018 By:

CG Blockchain, Inc., a New York company developing blockchain tools for the financial services industry, has raised more than $25 million at its affiliate BCT Inc. online public sale of its BCT ERC20-compliant utility token.

CG Blockchain created the Blockchain Terminal, a suite of cryptocurrency trading apps and blockchain tools built upon CG Blockchain’s ComplianceGuard framework.