Banking Providers Must Think Mobile-First in Today’s Omni-Channel World The Financial Brand Full coverage
Study’s Shocking Results Shatter Myth That Digital Channels Are Killing Branches The Financial Brand Full coverage
Standard Chartered says it will apply to operate a virtual bank in Hong Kong South China Morning Post Standard Chartered’s Virtual Move finews.asia Full coverage
Citi to roll out more digital banking services The Straits Times Full coverage
Releasing new ICO ‘guidelines’, Lithuania’s gov’t says the “brave new crypto economy world is here to stay”
A year after the Japanese government recognized cryptocurrency as a legal form of money, bitcoin payments are steadily going mainstream. Bic Camera is one of the most profitable electronic, cosmetic and duty-free goods stores in Japan.
Switzerland’s mortgage bank Hypothekarbank Lenzburg (Hypi) has announced that it will open business accounts for crypto companies. While cryptocurrency and blockchain technology have been widely accepted in Switzerland, the banks have not been as friendly.
Canadian bitcoin investors and cryptocurrency traders are going to be subjected to an increased level of market surveillance soon if the government has its way. Once the proposed regulations are implemented, every transaction above $10,000 CAD will have to be reported.
South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinrail reported a hack on its website during the early morning hours of June 10, 2018. The thieves allegedly made off with over $40 million worth of altcoins and assorted tokens. Executives announced that roughly 30 percent of the tokens the exchange was housing have been taken, which amounted to nearly $20 million worth of NPXS (Pundi X) tokens, $14 million of Aston X, $6 million in tokens for Dent and over $1 million TRON.
IOTA and Volkswagen demonstrate their Tangle-driven Proof-of-Concept for the the transfer of software updates between autonomous cars