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SPAIN SEEKS TO PASS CRYPTO-FRIENDLY LEGISLATION

ADAM JAMES         While other European countries seek stricter regulations on cryptocurrencies, Spain looks to follow Switzerland’s lead and charge ahead of the curve by proposing crypto-friendly legislation. SPAIN ON THE BLOCKCHAIN Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s…

U.CASH’s Plan to Revolutionize the Financial World

Posted by Sourceofearn Traditional financial services fail to serve an overwhelming segment of the global economy. Billions of unbanked adults lack even the most basic of financial privileges, including modern necessities like borrowing and saving. Furthermore, fiscal markets are plagued by a host…

How Blockchain Can Impact the Financial World

Jordan Gonen Though a major component of the modern economy, accounting for roughly 7.3% (or $1.4 trillion) of the United States’ annual gross domestic product, the financial sector is extremely inefficient and unprepared to support global scale. Financial conglomerates employ a host…

Cannabis and Blockchain – The Perfect Match

There has been a lot of progress towards the legalization of marijuana in North America.  Currently, there are 29 states and one district in the USA that has decriminalized and/or legalized marijuana either for recreational or medicinal use. Where Canada…

Singaporean dollar gets a blockchain token upgrade

By Cecille de Jesus Singapore is in on the blockchain race. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), in partnership with Deloitte, just released a report announcing their blockchain project, “Project Ubin: SGD on Distributed Ledger.” The prototyping project, which was made…

Putin Advisor Announces New Blockchain Advocacy Group

The chief internet advisor to Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced the creation of a new association focused on blockchain and cryptocurrency, reports say. According to local news source RNS, Herman Klimenko revealed the new group – the Russian Association of Blockchain and…

ICO M&A? Token Exits Could Get Messy

Ash Egan is a venture capitalist at early-stage investment firm Converge, where he lead the firm’s investment in blockchain startups Chainalysis and Enigma. In this opinion article, Egan outlines how the issuance of a publicly traded cryptographic token might affect…