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DWS to buy stake in Dubai-based digital investment firm

By: Ridhima Sharma | 05 Nov 2018

DWS Group (DWS), has entered into a binding agreement to acquire an equity stake of 15% in Neo Technologies – a financial technology company through Neo Strategic…

Hong Kong issues new rules to regulate cryptocurrency

By: Pedro Gonçalves | 01 Nov 2018

Hong Kong’s financial watchdog unveiled this Thursday a comprehensive set of regulations for governing cryptocurrencies with an aim of making the city a major trading centre for…

DeVere CEO predicts cryptocurrency sector expansion by 5000% in 10 years

By: Christopher Copper-Ind | 24 Oct 2018

Bitcoin’s influence and dominance of the cryptocurrency sector will “drastically reduce” in its second decade, with the crypto market likely to expand by “at least” 5000% over…

Fidelity launches crypto platform for institutional investors

By: Pedro Gonçalves | 16 Oct 2018

Fidelity Investments is launching a new company for institutional clients that will trade and store cryptocurrency assets such as bitcoin and ethereum, the Boston-based investment giant announced.…

Bahrain’s digital currency exchange Rain eyes GCC launch next year

By: Pedro Gonçalves | 11 Oct 2018

A Bahrain-based cryptocurrency exchange is set to expand in the GCC, aiming to secure a full operational licence across the region by 2019. The platform will allow…

DFSA inks fintech cooperation deal with Japan

By: Pedro Gonçalves | 27 Sep 2018

The Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) and the Financial Services Agency of Japan (FSA) signed an agreement to enhance collaboration between the two regulators in the field…

Dubai integrates blockchain technology into online payment

By: Pedro Gonçalves | 25 Sep 2018

Dubai has integrated blockchain technology into its online payment portal named DubaiPay to allow reconciliation and settlement transactions to be performed in real time local media reported.…

Switzerland’s Crypto Valley gets blockchain incubator

By: Pedro Gonçalves | 20 Sep 2018

Private investors and consulting firm Lakeside Partners have formed an incubator for blockchain companies in Zug as Switzerland’s Crypto Valley continues to grow. There are already 600…

GNY launches new initial coin offering in Jersey

By: Pedro Gonçalves | 18 Sep 2018

GNY Token by Limited has become one of the first initial coin offerings to receive consent from the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC) since the publication…

Switzerland launches consultation on blockchain and ICOs regulations

By: Pedro Gonçalves | 07 Sep 2018

Swiss authorities are mulling whether a separate sandbox should be established for blockchain-related projects. The proposal is a part of a wider consultation concerning blockchain-based technologies and…

Liechtenstein-based Union Bank to become first blockchain investment bank

By: Pedro Gonçalves | 06 Sep 2018

Union Bank plans to become the world’s first fully regulated bank to issue its own security tokens. This will be followed by a Union Bank payment coin,…

No timeline in sight for Cayman blockchain-specific regulations

By: Christopher Copper-Ind | 31 Aug 2018

The government of the Cayman Islands has yet to formalise a timeframe for introducing much-needed legislation for the Caribbean jurisdiction’s increasingly successful blockchain sector, a conference heard…

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