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Maersk And IBM’s Blockchain-Based Platform To Launch In Russia
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Maersk And IBM’s Blockchain-Based Platform To Launch In Russia

According to a press release from Maersk, TradeLens – the IBM and Maersk developed Blockchain powered platform – is set to launch in Russia. Tradelens Expected To Offer Improved Transparency In The Trade And Logistics Processes Going by the press release, which was published on the 6th of June, Maersk has come to an agreement…

Target Developing An Open Source Platform For Tracking Supply Chain
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Target Developing An Open Source Platform For Tracking Supply Chain

Target, the retail giant based in Minnesota, United States, is quietly getting into the Blockchain space. The company is the eighth largest retailer in the country. Target Sourcing For An Engineer And A Systems Developer Since mid-last year, the company has been looking into a supply chain management solution based on the Blockchain dubbed ConsenSource….

Walmart Joins MediLedger, The Pharmaceutical Tracking Project
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Walmart Joins MediLedger, The Pharmaceutical Tracking Project

Walmart has joined MediLedger, a pharmaceutical consortium running on the Blockchain network. According to the reports made by CoinDesk on the 3rd of June, this move will see the global retail giant expand its Blockchain expertise. Walmart Follows Four Other Major US Firms In Joining MediLedger According to the report, Walmart will be launching a…

eToro Launches eToroX And Eight Other Stablecoins
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eToro Launches eToroX And Eight Other Stablecoins

eToro’s Blockchain division has officially announced the the launch of a new Crypto exchange for pro trading through a press release published on the 16th of April. eToro Launches eToroX eToro, a social trading platform, has announced the launch of eToroX which purports to be a fully regulated trading that is highly secure. The platform…

Adjoint CEO – Treasury Management Should Be On Blockchain
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Adjoint CEO – Treasury Management Should Be On Blockchain

Beyond the Cryptocurrency realm, Blockchain technology is gaining traction. Many industries are starting to depend on Distributed Ledger Technology as the next best option for securing and organizing data. According to Adjoint CEO Havell Rodrigues, the same data technology can be adopted in treasury management practices. The solutions include liquidity management and reconciliation of transactions…

Security Token Exchanges
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Security Token Exchanges

Blockchain technology has many areas of application, especially in tokenization. Traditionally, the technology has been extensively used in Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Monero among others. The popularity of the technology has continued to grow and is now being used in security tokens. These tokens are bringing transparency and helping in addressing challenges associated…

What Is An ICO?
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What Is An ICO?

ICO is short for Initial Coin Offerings and is the process by which companies, especially startups raise capital through the sale of their tokens. ICOs are comparable to Initial Public Offering (IPO) although the latter gives the investors a share in the company, which is not necessarily true with the former. An ICO involves project…

California and Colorado Elect A Pro-Cryptocurrency Governor
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California and Colorado Elect A Pro-Cryptocurrency Governor

Gavin Newsom will take over the California gubernatorial seat from Jerry Brown, a fellow Democrat after winning in the just concluded midterm elections. That’s not all, Newsom is regarded “pro-Bitcoin” and went ahead to accept campaign contributions in the Cryptocurrency. In Colorado, Jared Polis, another strong blockchain crusader has also been elected as the new…

Former CFTC Chairperson: Cryptocurrency Regulation Is Vital For Protecting Investors
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Former CFTC Chairperson: Cryptocurrency Regulation Is Vital For Protecting Investors

Speaking to Bloomberg, the former Chairman of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Gary Gensler alludes that Cryptocurrency markets need regulatory oversight as a measure of protecting investors. Further, Gary believes that Blockchain technology has a lot of untapped potentials that can be harnessed for the benefits of the global economy. Gary Gensler served…

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