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Draft Released for Indian Blockchain Regulations

Crypto versus the Reserve Bank of India has resumed its hearing with the Supreme Court earlier this week however, it is yet to pronounce judgement. Ashim Sood and the counsel for cryptocurrencies platforms Nakul Dewan, the judge’s bench was shown numerous arguments against the Bank’s decision. Crypto versus the Reserve Bank of India has resumed its hearing with the Supreme Court earlier this week however, it is yet to pronounce judgement. With IAMAI’s counsel, Ashim Sood and the counsel for cryptocurrencies platforms Nakul Dewan, the judge’s bench was shown numerous arguments against the Bank’s decision to control the behaviour of...

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The Crypto Boom: How Blockchain Transforms the Real Estate Industry

Back in 2017 everyone thought of crypto as a way to purchase non-traditional income securities, onboarding and offboarding them as trends change, and making some cash as ‘capital gains.’ But right after the major bear market hit at the start of 2018, the number of people utilizing crypto in this manner drastically decreased, ‘weeding out’ people who just followed the hype and jumped on the bandwagon.  Nevertheless, in 2019 and now 2020 many have regained their confidence in crypto, especially with institutional investors becoming interested in this technology. As crypto became more widely adopted across various industries in the past...

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China Jumps on Blockchain Hype Train - 80,000 Firms Registered

The blockchain initiatives in China are extending the countries ambition of becoming one of the world’s biggest superpowers in the near future. According to data, there are more than 26,000 blockchain firms operating in the country with nearly 80,000 legally registered in China. The blockchain initiatives in China are extending the countries ambition of becoming one of the world’s biggest superpowers in the near future. As well as the statement releasing the news, the latest stats in the number of blockchain-driven companies in the nation were also released. According to data from LongHash, there are more than 26,000 blockchain firms...

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Ex-COO at Coinbase Joins Parent Company of Provenance Blockchain Platform

The United States lending company, Figure has just seen Asiff Hirji join the team.   The lending company helps to utilise blockchain in order to process loans.  The United States lending company, Figure has just seen Asiff Hirji join the team. The lending company helps to utilise blockchain in order to process loans. Hirji is going to be the companies new president, as he formally served as president and COO of the popular platform Coinbase, as well as other companies in the financial sector. With two years on his belt at Coinbase, Hirji is getting ready for his new role. At...

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Basic Blockchain: Revolution or Roadkill?

Part 1 of 4 This is the first installment in a four-part series I am providing exclusively to CryptoDaily, the world premiere of a series of excerpts from my new book, Basic Blockchain, that seeks to answer the question not only what blockchain is, but why it matters to business and society. I am writing these words from the middle of a retreat run by the Commonwealth of Nations about fintech and how it can facilitate commerce and benefit society, in conjunction with the Fintech Toolkit I have been developing with them.  Interestingly enough, some Caribbean countries are exploring Central...

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