Blockchain Innovation Hub Planned By Cyprus Securities Regulator

Announcements, Blockchain, News | July 30, 2018 By:

The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) will be creating an innovation hub to explore financial and regulatory technologies, including blockchain.

The innovation hub, which is expected to become operational in September, will be a place where both supervised and non-supervised entities in innovative or new industries will have ongoing access to CySEC to best understand and implement their regulatory requirements.


Blockchain Firm NKB Group, Cryptalgo Partner To Provide Crypto Trading And Investment Solutions

Announcements, Blockchain, News | July 30, 2018 By:

Blockchain startup NKB Group has teamed with FinTech firm Cryptalgo to address the growing demand from institutional investors for crypto trading, brokerage and asset management services.

NKB Group, an investment bank and advisory firm focused on blockchain, offers a full-service solution for clients who want to access the new world of crypto assets,


Blockchain Payments Firm PayStand Selected To Participate In Class 8 Of Commerce.Innovated

Announcements, Blockchain, News | July 20, 2018 By:

Blockchain payments-as-a-service platform PayStand has been selected to participate in Class 8 of Commerce.Innovated, an accelerator designed to help commerce, payments and FinTech companies grow their businesses.

Based in California, PayStand is a B2B enterprise payments processor that digitizes their customers accounts receivable processes using blockchain technology.


Bermuda To Establish “New Class Of Banks” For FinTech And Blockchain Firms

Blockchain, News, Regulation | July 3, 2018 By:

The government of Bermuda is planning to amend the country’s Banking Act in order to establish a new class of bank that will provide services to blockchain firms.

The upcoming amendments to the Banks and Deposit Companies Act 1999 is part of the government’s mission to put its name on the map as an outlier destination for FinTech innovation.


Katipult Blockchain Secondary Trading Software Piloted By Crowdfunding Platform WeAreStarting

Announcements, Blockchain | June 22, 2018 By:

Canadian FinTech firm Katipult has announced the pilot of its blockchain-based secondary trading software aimed at firms looking to launch a private or open exchange.

Katipult offers proprietary, cloud-based software infrastructure that allows client firms to design, set up, and operate their own branded investment platform across multiple distribution channels –