Nasdaq Open To Becoming Crypto Exchange — Blockchain Experts Comment

Today, Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman said that Nasdaq is open to becoming a crypto exchange. Joseph Weinberg, OECD Special Advisor and Chairman of Shyft, a blockchain protocol for KYC/AML, and Yo Kwon, CEO of Hosho, a blockchain cybersecurity firm, comments from two unique perspectives on what this means from regulatory and security perspectives.   Joseph Weinberg, OECD Think Tank Special Advisor & Shyft Chairman believes “this could be a great thing! Regulation, again, is a massive roadblock to something like this happening. You need to solve and create an informed…

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The First Hotel Asset-backed ICO Cryptocurrency launching soon

In a recent interview on CNBC with Kevin O’Leary from Shark Tank fame, he said is involved in a deal to allow a “very prestigious brand hotel” in New York sell ownership in the company.  This will be done using a $400 million cryptocurrency offering instead of a stock IPO.     O’Leary could not reveal the name of the hotel yet because of a nondisclosure agreement, however, all will be revealed soon.   “Instead of a stock, a share, it’s a coin. With a smart contract approved by the…

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