The French Federation of Blockchain Professionals (FFPB) has just been established. Rémy André Ozcan and the French Deputy Jean-Michel Mis are behind the creation of the French Federation of Blockchain Professionals. Who are these two protagonists who have just launched this initiative? Jean-Michel Mis is a member of the LawsContinue…

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ING has invested in securities lending platform HQLAx, which went live in December 2019. Their blockchain team developed the initial version of the HQLAx application, which uses blockchain to facilitate efficient and high-speed trading of high quality liquid assets (HQLA). HQLAx continues to expand its product footprint to address specific painContinue…

Alpha Sigma

Alpha Sigma Capital combines executives from Wall Street, digital currency and private equity to fund blockchain companies that demonstrate promise. Alpha Sigma Capital (ASC), a new blockchain investment and digital currency hedge fund, officially launched on January 6, 2020, with a focus on delivering growth capital to blockchain companies withContinue…

Clearstream, Credit Suisse Asset Management, the Luxembourg Stock Exchange and Natixis Investment Managers have joined forces to launch the blockchain technology-based FundsDLT platform dedicated to the investment fund sector. These financial institutions have announced their Series A investment in FundsDLT. The aim is to develop a new platform to facilitateContinue…

Wealth Monaco digital laws

Damien Conce, Doctor of Law, gives us his thoughts on the concept of Smart City. In this article, which represents a true systemic analysis of Smart City, Damien Conce asks essential questions associated with the city’s conversion to digital, and the regulatory card needed to give birth to a realContinue…

Accelerating blockchain adoption The mission for our blockchain investments has remained steadfast since the beginning, with the goal of democratizing complex technologies and creating connections across organizational boundaries to solve shared problems in a trusted manner. With this in mind, our roadmap has been focused on building an open andContinue…

Spain’s multinational banking giant Banco Santander has just redeemed a $20 million bond using the Ethereum blockchain. The firm has performed an early repayment of the blockchain-based bond that was issued on Sept.10, 2019, which purportedly shows that the public Ethereum blockchain can be applied to securities issuance across theContinue…

The two big names in the technology world, Twitter Chief Executive Officer and co-founder Jack Dorsey and former Alibaba Group chairman Jack Ma, are in Ethiopia this week as Africa’s second most populous country’s aggressive digitization drive to create jobs is attracting global interest. The Twitter CEO is in theContinue…

The greatest commodity in the world today is information, as information leads to knowledge. Similarly, the ability to access, and distribute information have become crucial factors for the upliftment and development of any county. “Moving towards a knowledge-based economy by harnessing the power of ICTs, will greatly boost the competitivenessContinue…