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Friday, 15 February 2019

Luxembourg Passes Blockchain Framework Bill Into Law

Luxembourg regulators have passed a bill that provides legal certainty to the circulation of securities on blockchains



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Crypto Markets Trading Sideways With Slight Losses, April Gold Closes Slightly Down

Crypto markets are mostly in the red, remaining relatively quiet with moderate losses throughout the top 20 coins



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Dutch Tech Firm Develops PoC of Autonomous Smart Electricity Grid Using IOTA

Netherlands-based tech company ElaadNL has developed a PoC for a smart electricity grid using IOTA Tangle technology



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Fairfax County Pension Funds Invested $21 Million in Blockchain Technology

The executive director at Fairfax County Retirement Systems clarified the terms of recent investments by county pensions in a blockchain venture capital fund



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Ripple Introduces XRP Ledger Version 1.2.0 With Upgrade Deadline of Feb. 27

Ripple has released XRP Ledger version 1.2.0, enabling servers to automatically detect transaction censorship attempts



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Messenger Giant Kakao Spent $57 Mln on New Tech, Including Blockchain, in Q4 2018

South Korean messaging app operator Kakao reported $57.5 million in operating expenses related to new technologies like blockchain and AI



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Russian Minister of Justice: Cryptocurrency Doesn’t Yet Need to Be Legally Defined

Answering a top official’s questions on delays in releasing crypto regulation in Russia, the country’s Minister of Justice said that the concept of crypto doesn’t need legislation at this point



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Top Five Exchange OKEx Launches Thai Baht Trading on Its P2P Platform

Thai baht trading support has been added by cryptocurrency exchange OKEx to its client-to-client platform



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HSBC Reports 25% Savings in Forex Trade Settlement Using Blockchain

London-based banking giant HSBC has revealed its blockchain-powered platform cut costs for forex trade settlement by a quarter



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Enterprise-Focused Ethereum Standards Consortium EEA to Form ‘Token Task Force’

The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance plans to contribute to entreprise tokenization by launching a “token task force” in the first half of 2019



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Ripple's Fundraising Arm Xpring Invests in XRP Community Developer’s Lab

Ripple’s fundraising arm Xpring has invested in community developer Wietse Wind’s XRPL Labs to develop applications for XRP Ledger



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South Korea’s Largest Telecom Company to Develop Local Crypto: Report

The South Korean city of Gimpo is reportedly developing a local cryptocurrency with the country’s leading telecommunications company, KT Corporation



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Top Crypto Exchange Binance’s CFO: Business Still Profitable, Despite Bear Market

The chief financial officer of crypto exchange Binance — currently the world’s largest by daily traded volume — has said business remains profitable, despite the market downturn



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Santander Enters $700 Million Deal to Use IBM’s Tech, Including Blockchain

IBM is set to provide technological solutions, including blockchain and AI, to the Spain’s largest bank, Santander



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JPMorgan Chase to Launch ‘JPM Coin,’ Using Crypto to Speed Settlements

JPMorgan Chase to issue its own cryptocurrency, JPM Coin



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Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Opens Regional Office in China

The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance expands to China with new regional office



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Chinese Tech Giant Baidu Launches Blockchain OS to Support DApp Development

Chinese search engine giant Baidu has launched its Baidu Blockchain Engine, an operating system designed for DApp development



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Samsung SDS Reveals Blockchain Accelerator Tech Following Hyperledger Testing

Following the release of its enterprise blockchain platform, Nexledger, Samsung SDS has provided developers technology to accelerate transactions



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CFTC Official Argues Against SEC’s Grounds for Disapproving Bitcoin ETFs

A U.S. CFTC Commissioner has argued against the notion that potential price manipulation should be a barrier to the SEC’s approval of a Bitcoin ETF



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Independent Research Claims to Identify Five QuadrigaCX Cold Wallets

New information on cold wallets begins to clear the air around the QuadrigaCX controversy



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