The largest government-backed banking institution in Egypt, the National Bank of Egypt has announced the signing of a cooperation agreement with blockchain development behemoth Ripple. Both parties believe the agreement will facilitate the growth of the Egyptian remittance market.
Ripple Expands to..
Israeli-based blockchain startup Clear has raised $13 million in a Series A funding round led by Fidelity’s venture investment arm Eight Roads.
The startup aims at providing secure business-to-business (B2B) transactions for telecommunication firms based on blockchain technology.
Clear Raises $13 ..
Heath Tarbert, the head of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) says the country should be at the forefront of global crypto adoption by creating innovative solutions in the emerging cryptocurrency space.
The U.S. financial watchdog chief also wants regulators to move towards a more..
Blockchain startup Paxos is set to launch a blockchain pilot for clearance and settlements in the U.S. stock market. The project provides an alternative to the process offered by the Depository Trust and Clearing Corp (DTCC).
If successful, the Paxos system will be one of the first blockchain imple..
There is a recent global movement for policymakers to put together their heads with industry stalwarts as mass adoption is the key for blockchain to proliferate. #MetaHash, the high-performance blockchain network, is doing a great job with the #MetaGather Program, a targeted campaign to stimulate ma..