US Investment Giant Charles Schwab Not Interested in Direct Trade of Crypto
Charles Schwab the US-based brokerage giant, which manages over $3.2 trillion in assets, are dismissing cryptocurrencies for the time being. This decision comes in spite of their competitors ‘Fidelity’ rushing to embrace this new market.

The Trivial Things You Should Admire about Hong Kong Blockchain Week 2019
The Trivial Things You Should Admire about Hong Kong Blockchain Week 2019

Exclusive: Key Blockchain Developments and Cardano's Efforts in Africa
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. Charles also revealed Cardano’s efforts to expand mainstream adoption in African countries.

Exclusive: State of Cardano and Ethereum towards a Proof-of-Stake Protocol
In part 2 of our interview with Charles Hoskinson, CEO of IOHK and Founder of Cardano, we delve deeper into more technical aspects and how things actually work in practice. He shared his thoughts on Cardano and Ethereum’s progress towards a Proof-of-Stake (PoS) protocol. He also expresses his views on the future impact of quantum computing and Hong Kong as an emerging blockchain hub in Asia.

Blockchain Daily Digest - August 14th, 2019
Blockchain Daily Digest - August 14th, 2019

Hong Kong Blockchain Week 2019: What to Expect for the Future of Blockchain
Hong Kong Blockchain Week 2019: What to Expect for the Future of Blockchain Hong Kong Blockchain Week 2019 is an event held by NexChange that brought together members of the blockchain community from all over the world to gather in Hong Kong for several events during the week. The two core events were Block O2O, hosted by NexChange, which was held from March 5-6th, and Hybrid Summit, co-hosted by Hybrid Summit in collaboration with Chaineer, held on March 7th.  

Cyberport: The Key Indicators for Startup Success in the FinTech and Blockchain Industry
Backed by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), Cyberport has the vision to be the hub for digital technology for Hong Kong. With its headquarters located in the south of Hong Kong Island, Cyberport is spearheading Hong Kong’s FinTech development. Blockchain.News met with Charles Lam, the senior manager of the FinTech and Blockchain Cluster at Cyberport; he explained to us the current FinTech and blockchain ecosystem in Cyberport and how it connects to the global FinTech network.

Nasdaq Launched Institutional Crypto Pricing Product with CryptoCompare
The second-largest stock exchange, Nasdaq partnered with crypto data provider CryptoCompare to launch a cryptocurrency pricing product called “Nasdaq/CryptoCompare Aggregate Crypto Reference Prices” targeting institutional investors, as revealed by Cointelegraph on 11 June.

Blockchain Daily Digest – September 9th, 2019
Blockchain Daily Digest – September 9th, 2019

Paxos Launches Blockchain Settlement Platform Following No-Action Relief From SEC
Paxos Trust Company announced that it will go ahead with the launch of its blockchain-enabled Paxos Settlement Service after receiving No-Action relief from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Brexit Border Issues Solved by Blockchain? The EU Has Doubts
ELAND, a consortium of border security professionals, IoT experts, and haulage industry professionals, have come together with a plan to use blockchain technology to track cross-border trade after the United Kingdom leaves the European Union.

ConsenSys on growing the Ethereum Ecosystem
ConsenSys described itself as “a global organism” that is constantly adapting to support and cultivate the Ethereum ecosystem. We were glad to speak with Charles D’Haussy, Director of strategic initiatives at ConsenSys about his advice and experience with Ethereum-based project.

NYDFS Approved: Binance and Paxos New Stablecoin Collab & Paxos Gold-Backed Token
Crypto exchange giant Binance, and digital asset trust company Paxos recently announced their partnership to launch a USD-backed stablecoin. The announcement comes after the approval from the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDPS). New York-based exchange and stablecoin operator, Paxos launched a gold-backed Ethereum-based token named Pax Gold (PAXG).

Bitcoin is Back! - Is it?
Weekly Summary by Standard Kepler

Blockchain and IoT: Transforming Hong Kong into a Smart City
Blockchain and IoT: Transforming Hong Kong into a Smart City

Part 1: State of Hong Kong Blockchain Regulation (Government Press Release)
State of Hong Kong Blockchain Regulation revealed following a question by the Hon Charles Mok and a written reply by the Secretary for Innovation and Technology, Mr Nicholas W Yang, in the Legislative Council 29 May

Weekly Market Snapshot - June 03,2019
Here is what you need to know about the crypto market last week!