Crypto Working Group Formed By Ukraine’s Financial Regulators

Investing, News, Regulation | January 12, 2018 By:

Ukraine’s financial regulators are forming a working group to look into cryptocurrency regulation. The announcement was made during a recently held meeting of the National Cybersecurity Coordination Center.

During the meeting, National Security and Defense Council chief Oleksandr Turchynov said that a lack of regulation around cryptocurrencies constitutes a threat to Ukraine’s economy and security.


Ripple XRP and Payments Giant MoneyGram Partner For Cross-Border Remittances

Innovation, Investing, News, Regulation | January 11, 2018 By:

Ripple, whose XRP token is the third-largest cryptocurrency in market cap, has partnered with payments giant MoneyGram for a new cross-border payments solution using XRP.

Global payments is a growing market, particularly with mobile solutions increasingly coming on board. It is estimated that remitters sent nearly $600 billion in cross-border payments in 2016.


Blockchain Photography Rights Tracker Planned By Kodak

Blockchain, ICO News, Innovation, Investing | January 9, 2018 By:

Kodak, which was almost put out of business during the transition from film to digital photography, is now jumping on board the cryptocurrency train. The photography giant is trying to leverage the power of its legacy to create a “photo-centric cryptocurrency” that will “empower photographers and agencies to take greater control in image rights management.”

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