IBM, Columbia University Launch Two Blockchain Accelerator Programs

Blockchain, News | November 20, 2018 By:

Tech giant IBM and Columbia University have announced two new blockchain accelerator programs to help early-stage and later-stage companies build and scale blockchain businesses.

The programs, which is part of the Columbia-IBM Center for Blockchain and Data Transparency, will offer entrepreneurs and blockchain network founders around the world access to the expertise and resources they need to establish blockchain networks.

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Blockchain Platform Neufund To Conduct Equity Token Offering For Parent Company Fifth Force

Blockchain, News | November 20, 2018 By:

Berlin-based blockchain equity fundraising platform Neufund has announced that it will be conducting an Equity Token Offering for its parent company Fifth Force GmbH.

Neufund’s platform allows both well-established and new companies to get funding by issuing blockchain-based equity tokens. These tokens are issued as a result of an investment process that,

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Blockchain Startup AERGO Raises $30M USD In Private Token Sale

Blockchain, ICO News, Investing, News | November 19, 2018 By:

Blockchain startup AERGO has raised $30 million in its private token sale led by Sequoia Capital China. Other investors in the private token sale include FBG, GBIC, Arrington XRP, Dekrypt, Rockaway, Neo Global, Divergence Digital, JRR Crypto and Block Crafters Capital.

AERGO is a blockchain ecosystem supported and developed by Samsung-backed Blocko,

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Blockchain, AI and the Legal System – Will Tech Lead The Law?

Bitcoin, Blockchain and the Law, Blockchain, Opinion, Regulation | November 18, 2018 By:

Artificial intelligence is fashionable. It is mentioned in the board meetings of marketing companies, logistics, the financial industry, health and many others. This technology brings a level of autonomy to digital systems. But, on several occasions, the digital services collided and even came into conflict with the application of the law.

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Malta, The ‘Blockchain Island’, Pivots Toward AI Development

Blockchain, News, Regulation | November 18, 2018 By:

Malta, the little island that is part of the European Union, has managed to become the headquarters of several companies in the crypto world. With attractive legislation, officials especially dedicated to promoting technology and a convenient tax regime, large players of the crypto ecosystem have already settled on this small island in the Mediterranean.

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Crypto Panelists Call For Clarity From US Regulators On Compliance Issues

Blockchain, News, Regulation | November 18, 2018 By:

Elastos, a decentralized infrastructure for web-based transactions, organized a gathering of industry leaders on Nov. 15 in San Franciso to discuss the future of regulations, compliance, and best practices throughout the blockchain and cryptocurrency ecosystem.

Representatives of exchanges, including 0x and HBUS, as well as compliance directors from leading blockchain projects joined to engage in a meaningful dialogue about the regulatory framework needed to foster the industry’s maturation.

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