BlockEx Selected Top 100 Most Influential FinTech

LONDON, Jan. 26, 2018 /CNW/ – BlockEx has been selected as one of the 100 most influential FinTech companies, by a panel of top professionals from organisations including the London Stock Exchange, EY, Lloyds Banking Group and Innovate Finance. The Financial Technologist gathered together ten FinTech experts from some of the most respected companies in the financial services markets. They compiled a list of 100 FinTech companies “set to raise the bar, drive innovation and provide real solutions to the problems that lie ahead.” BlockEx had the honour of being…

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Cryptocurrency Exchange Hires Award-winning Design Consultancy for Leading-Edge App

LONDON, December 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ The UK’s only dedicated multi-cryptocurrency exchange, London Block Exchange (LBX) has hired EY-Seren, part of consultancy firm EY, to create a first-of-its-kind app to allow UK consumers to trade freely and easily in cryptocurrency. The award-winning consultancy will design the app alongside a full cryptocurrency trading platform.   Due to launch in December, the LBX app offers full trading functionality and will include Sterling to crypto exchange across four major digital currencies (Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ripple and Ethereum) – with more added in the new year.   The…

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EY expands European teams’ presence to advance blockchain development worldwide

Multimillion-dollar investment in blockchain talent, technology and facilities within Europe.  Growth is integral part of EY strategy to provide companies globally with blockchain-based capabilities.   LONDON, Nov. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — EY today announces that it is expanding its European teams that develop innovative products based on blockchain technology to address current and future client demand. The European expansion is an integral part of the EY continued focus on supporting companies worldwide to use disruptive technologies like blockchain to transform their businesses.   Multimillion-dollar investment in talent, technology and facilities will…

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Bitcoin Adoption in Switzerland

Switzerland  with a landscape of many beautiful lakes and mountains is most probably best known for the yummy things in life such as cheese and chocolate… and Swiss watches! The  Swiss watch industry started in 1541 and by the century, Genevan watches were  reputed for their high quality which lead to the establishment of the Watchmakers’ Guild of Geneva in 1601.   Switzerland is also known for holding a neutral position in international conflicts, as a leading Financial Centre and now, Bitcoin.   In terms of institutional, investor and consumer adoption, Switzerland…

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