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Tether Hires Bank of Montreal Executive as Chief Compliance Officer

Tether, a provider of tokenized traditional fiat currencies, has selected former AML Quality Control Manager at the Bank of Montreal, Leonardo Real, as their Chief Compliance Officer (CCO). Launched in 2014, Tether claims to be the first blockchain-enabled platform to allow traditional currencies to be… Read More

Bank of Montreal Apparently Blocking All Cryptocurrency Transactions

While the Bank of Montreal (BMO) has not made any public pronouncements we are aware of, the Canadian Bank has apparently decided cryptocurrency is too dodgy for their customers. This week a poster on Reddit shared a BMO Bulletin (#632) entitled Blocking Cryptocurrency Transactions for… Read More

Canadian Incubator DMZ Initiates “Next Big Idea in Fintech” Program with BMO

BMO Financial Group wants to ensure that the next big idea gets the support needed to ensure the idea come to fruition and will ultimately benefit Canadian consumers. By partnering with the DMZ at Ryerson University, one of Canada’s largest business incubators, BMO hopes to identify innovative minds geared toward… Read More

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