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Blockchain a Top % Strategy for 73% Chinese Firms, Says Deloitte

Bitcoin is rushing, so let’s take a quick look at what the industry might be thinking at the moment. Bitcoin is up 30% in the last week, reaching US$8000, the highest price point since July last year, and a doubling in price since mid-December 2018. Bitcoin has strengthened relative to altcoins, ...

In Part 2 of HKAI Lab’s interview, Timothy Leung reveals the unique positioning of Hong Kong in AI industry! He also evaluates the impact of HKD 20 billion Lok Ma Chau Loop and the support from Hong Kong government in AI technology!

Artificial intelligence is one of the emerging fintech trends in Hong Kong. While there are some great minds and AI companies in Hong Kong, they can’t survive without sufficient funding and technical support from government and industry leaders. We had the opportunity to invite Timothy Leung, Execut...

A subsidiary of Societe Generale Group - Societe Generale SFH, has partnered with its internal startup Societe Generale FORGE to issue 100 million euro covered bond as security tokens registered on the Ethereum (ETH) blockchain, according to the official announcement on 23 April. Fully subscribed by...

Forbes: Most Well-Known Giants are Using Blockchain!

This is the first of our two-part interview where we had the honor to speak with CEO of IOHK and Founder of Cardano, Charles Hoskinson. During this session he shared with us his new advisory role in Endor and how the influx of institutional money can make an impact on the blockchain industry. Charle...

Enhancing Token Compliance with Securitize Ready Program!

Institutions are exploring the use of blockchain in supply chain industry as the cost savings brought by blockchain can potentially bring new business value of $3 trillion by 2030. Cisco recently announced the launch of its own blockchain, an enterprise blockchain solution targeting supply chain, in...

Blockchain media will be the ones to watch in the future! On 8 April 2019, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC)(中國發改委) is currently seeking public opinion on a revised list of industries that it wants to encourage, restrict or eliminate. The public consultation period will end on 7 ...

The social media giant Facebook now allows advertisement that “related to blockchain technology, industry news, education or events related to cryptocurrency.”, which these ads no longer need prior written approval to advertise on Facebook, according to the announcement published on its website.

We are starting to see traditional giants gradually tapping into blockchain innovation, which is often considered as valuable intangible assets for them nowadays. Patents are essential to protect firm’s properties and technological know-how on blockchain. This analysis will have 2 parts, first part ...

The Beijing CITIC Notary Office launched the first blockchain-enabled notary in Beijing, as revealed by local media People on 19 April. “Blockchain-based notarization has both the value of notarization and legal significance of blockchain certification.” Said Wang Mingliang, the Director of the B...

According to Decrypt’s Investigation published on 22 April, many startups had been accused by White paper writers to “constantly required to fabricate and exaggerate facts”.

Bosch and Wien Energie Launch Blockchain-Based Fridge!

Big Four Accounting and auditing firm – KPMG published a press release on 16 May that outlines the four crucial skill for blockchain related career. The top four skills are business acumen, tech literacy, data analysis, and hacker mentality.

Corporate Traveller: Travel Expenses Made Easy in Bitcoin!

The global consulting firm Accenture is now partners with Generali Employee Benefits (GEB) under the Generali Group to provide a blockchain based solution for employee benefits, according to the press release published on 16 April.

Huobi launched a regulated over-the-counter (OTC) service for institutional investors. The newly launched OTC service supports both fiat-to-crypto and crypto-to-crypto transactions, covering USD, GBP, EUR, BTC, ETH, and other cryptocurrencies.

Coinbase – a major American cryptocurrency exchange has partnered with Apto Payments to launch a new Visa debit card (Coinbase Card), which allows users to withdraw fiat currency via ATMs in the UK!