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Where Bitcoin and Banking Collide

A relatively quiet and traditionally isolated market is about to set a precedent that could change the blockchain sector. Last week, CoinDesk met with a group of representatives from some of Japan’s blockchain startups and enterprise players. Conversation revolved around…

UBS Eyes Blockchain in China Expansion

UBS is expanding its footprint in China, a move that will also see the Swiss banking group boost its funding for blockchain research. According to a report from the Shanghai Daily, UBS is opening a new business centre in the city of Wuxi,…

R3 Launches Blockchain Lab in Singapore

Enterprise distributed ledger startup R3CEV has teamed with the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to launch a new lab devoted to the emerging technology. According to a release, the R3 Asia Lab will serve as a dedicated research and development center…