Tagged: blockchain

Blockchain Program “Chain Accelerator” Launches in Europe

Chain Accelerator, a European accelerator that’s dedicated to supporting blockchain startups, opened its doors at Paris’ Station F. Founded earlier this year, Chain Accelerator describes itself s a global blockchain technology accelerator that focuses on companies that are trying to make the world a more… Read More

Swarm Announces Launch Of Secondary Market for Robinhood, Ripple, and Didi

Swarm, a blockchain for private equity platform, announced on Wednesday the launch of tokens representing equity in individual tech companies, allowing Swarm investors to purchase security tokens representing fractional shares in private companies. According to Swarm, the secondaries, which are sourced through partners who acquire equity… Read More

ClearCenter Partners With Sia to Create ClearSHARE Blockchain-Based Storage Platform

Technology platform ClearCenter announced over the weekend it has formed a partnership with decentralized storage platform Sia to launch its new ClearSHARE blockchain-based storage platform. According to the companies, this new combined solution will provide an “easy-to-use, robust, and scalable” decentralized storage service backend. “The new ClearSHARE… Read More

IDA Ireland Launches Information Source Platform “Blockchain Ireland” to Promote National Blockchain Innovation

On Monday, a new source of information on Irish blockchain, Blockchain Ireland, was launched today by the Irish Blockchain Expert Group (IBEG). According to IDA Ireland, the new online platform will serve as the go-to source of information, assisting the promotion of Ireland as a… Read More

Globacap Secures $800,000 in Seed Funding to Launch Regulated Blockchain Securities Issuance Platform

Globacap announced on Wednesday it raised $800,000 through seed funding round, which was led by Stoic Capital and ContactPartners, to continue work on its regulated blockchain securities platform. According to Globacap, other backers included Christian Schulte, co-founder of Steinbeis Mittelstandsfinanzierung and Stephen Russell, a veteran of… Read More

Following IDG Investment: Cryptocurrency Exchange Platform Cobinhood Launches Decentralized Blockchain Platform “Dexon”

Cobinhood, a cryptocurrency service platform and zero-fee exchange endorsed by Richard Sherman, announced on Wednesday it has launched its new decentralized blockchain platform, Dexon. The platform reported that the project is backed by IDG Capital. Cobinhood claims that  Dexon is the fastest blockchain available on the market… Read More

Blockchain Activated: Chainvine Secures £2.5M Private Equity Investment Windfall from Deepbridge Capital

With Money 20/20 comes exciting news! Case in point, Chainvine, a provider of cutting edge Distributed Ledger Technologies that develops bespoke, white label, blockchain platforms, is now publicly celebrating a £2.5M private equity investment from Deepbridge Capital. The platform works closely with management teams to create a… Read More

Dianrong Announces Addition of Supply Chain Finance Solution to R3’s Corda Blockchain Platform

On Thursday, Chinese marketplace lending platform Dianrong announced its supply chain finance solution will be made available on Corda, R3’s blockchain platform for finance and business. According to the online lender, the new Corda app, CorDapp, will further expand Dianrong’s reach both in China and globally by leveraging… Read More

Decentralized Platform Orvium Preps for Token Generation Event: Team Talent Gathered from CERN, NASA, Amazon and Oracle

Orvium, an open-source and decentralized platform for managing scholarly publications’ lifecycles and associated data reportedly run by employees and technology solutions experts of several institutions and businesses, including the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Amazon, Oracle, as… Read More

Softbank Partners With CloudMinds Technology For Authentication Solution of Blockchain-Based Security Platform

SoftBank Corp. announced on Wednesday it has teamed up with CloudMinds Technology for the development of an authentication solution based on blockchain. The two companies reported that they have developed the new solution by combining CloudMinds’ blockchain-based authentication with the mobile carrier’s authentication platform. According… Read More

Pundi X Teams Up With American Chamber of Commerce Korea to Introduce Cryptocurrency Payment Solutions

Pundi X (CURRENCY: NPXS) announced on Tuesday it has established a strategic partnership with the American Chamber of Commerce Korea (AMCHAM) to help introduce and promote Pundi X’s blockchain-based point-of-sales solution to its members, including leading multinationals in Korea. According to Pundi X, under the terms of… Read More

Coinstreet’s Sam Lee Joins Stryking Entertainment Advisory Board in Advance of STRYKZ Token Sale

Berlin-based Stryking has signed crypto investing expert and serial entrepreneur Samson Lee, Coinstreet Partners Founder and CEO, to its advisory board. Lee will support Stryking and its upcoming STRYKZ token launch with his Asian business connections and his crypto market and business development. “We are delighted… Read More

Mizuho Financial Group Announces Support For Japanese Blockchain Coworking Space Neutrino

Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. announced last week it has agreed to sponsor Neutrino, Japan’s first blockchain1 coworking space. According to the firm, Neutrino, which located in Tokyo’s Shibuya Ward, was established by Omise Japan (CEO: Jun Hasegawa). It was reported: “One of the key features… Read More

Decentralized Gamer Playkey Buys Back PKT on HitBTC, Plans Next Steps

During May 29 and 29 June, decentralized gaming platform Playkey plans to buy back the PKT token on the HitBTC exchange. Although the buyback price will be determined by the exchange rate, the platform believes that the rate shouldn’t exceed $1.24 per PKT. During the… Read More

nChain Announces Acquisition of Majority Stake in HandCash Wallet for Bitcoin Cash

UK-based blockchain company nChain announced on Tuesday it closed deal terms to acquire a majority stake in HandCash, a Bitcoin Cash mobile wallet that uses near field communication (NFC) technology to make it as easy for users to send Bitcoin Cash to someone as if… Read More

Tradeshift Launches End-to-End Cloud Platform For Supply Chain Payments & Finance; Includes Blockchain-Based Financing

Business commerce platform Tradeshift announced on Monday the launch of its new end-to-end cloud platform to bring supply chain payments, supply chain finance, and blockchain-based early payments together into one unified end-to-end solution, Tradeshift Pay. According to Tradeshift, by using the single unified wallet, buyers can take… Read More

ConsenSys Forms New Partnership With Amazon Web Service For Blockchain Business Cloud “Kaleido”

ConsenSys announced earlier this week it has teamed up with Amazon Web Services to launch Kaleido, a new blockchain business cloud that’s aimed to speed and simplify enterprises’ journey to using the technology. ConsenSys claimed that Kaleido is the first Software-as-a-Service featuring popular Ethereum packages Geth and… Read More

Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Partners With Acceenture & The Floor to Develop New Blockchain Securities Lending Platform

Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) announced earlier this week that it, Accenture, and The Floor are currently developing a new blockchain securities lending platform, which will be powered by Intel. According to the Exchange, there is currently no central securities lending platform in the Israeli… Read More

Paxos Now Authorized By New York’s Department of Financial Services to Offer Bankchain Precious Metals Platform

Financial Services Superintendent Maria T. Vullo announced this week that the Department of Financial Services (DFS) has authorized Paxos Trust Company LLC, formerly known as itBit Trust Company, to offer a permissioned, blockchain-based post-trade platform settlement service called Bankchain, and has granted a virtual currency… Read More

Canadian Blockchain Firm Decentral Announces Launch of Jaxx Liberty & Jaxx Unity

Decentral Inc., a Canada-based blockchain company and the creator of the multi-platform, multi-currency digital wallet Jaxx, has announced its next phase: Decentral Project, which was three years in the making. As part of the next phase, the company also unveiled the first three of the… Read More