IBM Uses Cryptocurrency in Cross-Border Payments

IBM revealed today at Sibos 2017 that it is making its first public moves in the cryptocurrency space. The result of a partnership with blockchain startup Stellar, it successfully made real transactions using the company's custom cryptocurrency, lumens. At…

After Jaime Dimon Calls Bitcoin a ‘Fraud’ —…

Just recently news.Bitcoin.com reported on JP Morgan executive Jamie Dimon calling bitcoin a “fraud” and claiming he would fire any employee from his firm who traded the digital currency for being “stupid.” Now it seems…

Blockchain Tech Signed Into Law in Delaware

The governor of Delaware has officially signed a bill into law that recognizes the trading of stocks on the blockchain. The bill passed with near unanimity at the beginning of July, with only a single vote…

Japan Aims To Double Digital Payments Over The…

The Japanese government has set a growth strategy for FinTech that aims to double the use of digital payments over the next decade.  Japan is lagging behind its Asian counterparts when it comes to cashless payments,…