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.

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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 –

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FinTech Startup SharesPost Raises $15M USD To Accelerate Security Token Trading

Investing, News | June 21, 2018 By:

Liquidity solutions provider SharesPost has raised $15 million in its Series C funding round led by LUN Partners and Kenetic Capital.

Founded in 2009, SharesPost offers an online platform that links investors with late-stage venture-backed companies and shareholders. It provides the private tech asset class with a suite of trading and lending solutions to facilitate shareholder and option holder liquidity.

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Blockchain Remittance Platform Announced By FinTech Startup Chynge

Blockchain, ICO News | June 13, 2018 By:

Singapore-based FinTech startup Chynge will be launching a blockchain remittance platform that will allow users to make instant and free money transfers across borders.

Chynge provides money changing and international money remittance services. It currently offers Chynge Money, a social discovery platform that allows users to change money directly with each other or with licensed money changers,

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