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Chicago becomes crypto kiosk battleground

By LYNNE MAREK  Chicago is becoming a battleground for cryptocurrency kiosk companies looking to attract the city’s early adopters of digital currencies like bitcoin, ether...

Amazon Will Have to Issue its Own Currency ‘Sooner or Later’, Binance CEO Claims

By Omar Faridi Changpeng Zhao, the CEO of Binance, a Malta-based digital asset exchange, recently predicted that Amazon, the world’s largest online retailer, would eventually...

CRYPTOCURRENCYTwitter CEO Supports Instant Bitcoin Payments

  Jack Dorsey, billionaire tech founder and current CEO of Twitter, said he only owns bitcoin and that he supports the Lightning Network, a bitcoin network...

Blockchain tech will not push fiat currencies aside anytime soon

By NASTASSIA ARENDSE Wide adoption of blockchain technology for a cryptocurrency payments system is intriguing but decades away, says the Reserve Bank. This effectively means SA’s...

What is Blockchain and What Can It Do?

  The rapid emergence and implementation of a decentralised public ledger allowing peer-to-peer transactions without the trusted middleman, has unearthed countless uses for any system...

JP Morgan Chase Report Says That Bitcoin (BTC) Could Drop To $1,250; Bank Impact...

By Abhimanyu Krishnan After remarks at a recent CNBC-hosted panel discussion at Davos, where BCG Digital Asset Ventures CEO Jeff Schumacher said that “Bitcoin...

JANET YELLEN: ‘I’M NOT A FAN OF BITCOIN’

By Pat Rabbitte Speaking at the Canada Fintech Forum in Montreal on Monday, Ex-Federal Reserve Chair, Janet Yellen slated cryptocurrency Bitcoin.  Her criticisms were in the same vein...

Forget Bitcoin, this is How China Plans to Dominate the $102 Trillion Blockchain Space

By  Dalmas Ngetich No doubt, blockchain is spawning a new movement that is disruptive to traditional tech companies. The new age of blockchain is what crypto...

Simplecoin celebrates six year anniversary

  Prague-based crypto exchange, Simplecoin, celebrates its six year birthday as a leading European digital currency exchange. Simplecoin was founded in 2013 with the original aim...

PwC: 2018 ‘Cleared the Noise’, 2019 Will Be the Time for the Big Players...

BY TEUTA FRANJKOVIC The cryptocurrency world was always pegged for a correction year after the 2017-high which saw the collective market cap balloon to over $800...

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Artificial Intelligence Innovation Steered By U.S. and China

  Artificial intelligence has started — slowly — to make its presence felt in payments and commerce, including in fraud prevention, via early deployments of the technology...
AI Financial

How artificial intelligence is fighting financial crime

By Soumik Roy WITH cross-border communications soaring and digital transactions becoming more rampant, fighting money laundering has become more complicated than it previously was. As a result,...
Cybercrime Grows

As cybercrime grows, banks are increasingly being targeted

By Bertrand Borg Bank of Valletta was forced to shut down all its operations on Wednesday after detecting a cyber attack on its systems. It is the first...