JPMorgan Chase Exec: Crypto Innovators Will ‘Ultimately Have to Use a Bank to Move Funds’
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JPMorgan Chase Exec: Crypto Innovators Will ‘Ultimately Have to Use a Bank to Move Funds’

btcethereumadmin - March 20, 2019

JPMorgan Chase’s Ron Karpovich says there is “more partnership instead of competition” between the financial establishment and crypto disruptors. Ron Karpovich, Global Head of eCommerce Solutions at…

Silvergate Bank Onboarded 59 New Crypto Customers in Q4 2018
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Silvergate Bank Onboarded 59 New Crypto Customers in Q4 2018

btcethereumadmin - March 20, 2019

Major U.S.-based bank Silvergate added 59 new crypto customers in the fourth quarter of 2018. Crypto-supportive Silvergate Bank has signed on a slew of new cryptocurrency customers…

Six Global Banks Sign Up to Issue Stablecoins on IBM’s Now-Live Blockchain Network
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Six Global Banks Sign Up to Issue Stablecoins on IBM’s Now-Live Blockchain Network

btcethereumadmin - March 18, 2019

Six global banks will reportedly issue their own stablecoins backed by their national fiat currencies on IBM’s Stellar-powered payments network. Six international banks have reportedly signed letters…

Israeli Bank Policy Should Not Have Shut Down Bitcoin Mining Firm’s Account, Court Rules
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Israeli Bank Policy Should Not Have Shut Down Bitcoin Mining Firm’s Account, Court Rules

btcethereumadmin - March 18, 2019

A judge in Tel Aviv has delivered a mixed verdict as part of a case involving Israminers and Union Bank. An Israeli court has ruled in favor…

United Arab Emirates’ Financial Authorities Host Crypto Asset and Fintech Forum
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United Arab Emirates’ Financial Authorities Host Crypto Asset and Fintech Forum

btcethereumadmin - March 17, 2019

The United Arab Emirates Banks Federation and the Abu Dhabi Global Market hosted a joint forum on crypto assets and fintech. The United Arab Emirates Banks Federation…

IBM Hints at Stablecoin Cross-Border Payments Solution for Financial Institutions
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IBM Hints at Stablecoin Cross-Border Payments Solution for Financial Institutions

btcethereumadmin - March 15, 2019

IBM’s Jesse Lund, has hinted that bank-targeted stablecoins will be a major forthcoming development for IBM’s blockchain-powered cross-border payments solution. The head of blockchain solutions for IBM,…

German Bank Association: New Regulation for DLT-Based Securities May Be Necessary
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German Bank Association: New Regulation for DLT-Based Securities May Be Necessary

btcethereumadmin - March 14, 2019

The German private banking association foresees that the need for new regulation may arise from the emergence of DLT-based securities. The Association of German Private Banks (Bankenverband)…

QuadrigaCX CEO Used Personal Money to Fund Exchange During Litigation With Bank in 2018
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QuadrigaCX CEO Used Personal Money to Fund Exchange During Litigation With Bank in 2018

btcethereumadmin - March 14, 2019

The late founder of QuadrigaCX, Gerry Cotten, was purportedly funding the exchange with his own money during litigation with a bank in 2018. The late founder of…

Growth of Crypto Industry Could Threaten Banks, Financial Stability: Basel Committee
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Growth of Crypto Industry Could Threaten Banks, Financial Stability: Basel Committee

btcethereumadmin - March 13, 2019

The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision believes that cryptos are unsafe to rely on as a medium of exchange or store of value. International banking authority the…

Thirsty California May Be Wary of Blockchain Water Rights
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Thirsty California May Be Wary of Blockchain Water Rights

btcethereumadmin - March 12, 2019

Blockchain water rights may upset California’s status quo. Last week, Colorado lawmakers filed a bill exploring how blockchain technology could be applied to water rights management. Now,…