Pharma leader Verseon to launch security token powered by BlockRules

LONDON, MARCH 2019 — BlockRules, the blockchain fintech company enforcing complex compliance rules directly on the blockchain, today announces that the first security token powered by its technology will be for Verseon, a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company and BlockRules’ parent company. BlockRules will provide technology and services for token launch, issuance, and trading.   “We wanted to structure our STO as one of the first truly international offerings backed by a prospectus,” said Adityo Prakash, CEO of Verseon. “BlockRules provides the ideal solution to realize this vision. Their technology will allow…

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MEW announces integration with SIRIN LABS

Tel Aviv, March 2019 – SIRIN LABS, the creator of the world’s ultra-secure blockchain smartphone, announces its most recent partnership with MyEtherWallet (MEW), the world’s most popular Ethereum wallet interface. The two companies will integrate their solutions in order to make crypto usage more accessible and user-friendly and encourage mainstream adoption.     MEW will feature FINNEY as a hardware wallet, and the MEW community can purchase FINNEY™ using MEW through the MEW mobile and web platforms. SIRIN LABS will allows all MEW users to enjoy the SIRIN OS cold…

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seriesOne and Polymath Partner to Deliver an End-To-End Solution for Security Token Issuers

NEW YORK, March 19, 2019 – seriesOne Inc., a leading global digital securities fundraising platform, is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Polymath, the industry-leading security token platform, to simplify the complex challenges of creating and managing security tokens (blockchain-based digital securities). This is a critical component of the full digital securities offering ecosystem available through the seriesOne platform.     The partnership with Polymath enables issuers to create and manage tokens that are compliant throughout their entire lifecycle; from initial offering to trading on a secondary exchange.…

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Five things to know to run a successful Blockchain Startup

During the height of the crypto boom, everybody from Paris Hilton to the Venezuelan government seemed to be either setting up or promoting ICOs as token values skyrocketed. Even ICOs that were blatant jokes like the Useless Ethereum Token reportedly raised $200,000. Those days are over.     The crypto winter has given the blockchain sector the opportunity to step back, take stock, and mature. In this market, only blockchain firms with a solid business case and sound tokenomics will attract investment.           Here are 5…

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BITCOIN PODCAST with Andreas Antonopoulos – What happens when Bitcoin takes over?

What happens when Bitcoin takes over?  In this video/podcast, Andreas Antonopoulos discusses “his influences, how the aggregate decisions of humans lead to adverse outcomes, Bitcoin use cases and ah-ha moments and what maximalists miss with Ethereum.”   Andreas M. Antonopoulos is a technologist and serial entrepreneur who has become one of the most well-known and respected figures in Bitcoin.               Please leave your questions and comments below:  

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BITCOIN FOR BEGINNERS VIDEO – What is Bitcoin with Andreas Antonopoulos

Every day there are new people being introduced to Bitcoin, the Internet of Money, and who better than Andreas Antonopoulos to explain exactly what Bitcoin is.    Watch this video and learn from Bitcoin entrepreneur, author, and public speaker Andreas Antonopoulos.                 Please leave your questions and comments below:

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TECHNOLOGY – Quantum Computing explained in 10 minutes – Video

What is Quantum Computing?  This video will explain Quantum Computing in ten minutes.  A quantum computer isn’t just a more powerful version of the computers we use today, it’s something else which is based on emerging scientific understanding.   Watch this 10-minute video where TED Fellow Shohini Ghose explains how this technology holds the potential to transform medicine, create unbreakable encryption and even teleport information.             Please leave your questions and comments below:

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BLOCKCHAIN – The rise of Blockchain, Privacy Risks and GDPR

In this video on the rise of Blockchain and the associated privacy risks, Sam Palmisano, chairman of The Center for Global Enterprise, and David Kappos, a partner with Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, discuss the privacy concerns surrounding blockchain technology with Bloomberg’s Shery Ahn and Amanda Lang on “Bloomberg Markets.   GDPR definition:  The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a legal framework that sets guidelines for the collection and processing of personal information of individuals within the European Union (EU) effective in the EU on 25 May 2018.        …

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Odyssey Announces World’s Largest Blockchain and AI Hackathon

  With €200k up for grabs, the third edition of the event, which is supported by the Dutch government, will highlight the importance of open digital public infrastructure   Groningen, The Netherlands – Odyssey, an Open Innovation Program by DutchChain which connects innovative ideas with governmental, corporate, and non-profit partners to address complex societal challenges using emerging technologies, has announced the third edition of the world’s biggest blockchain and AI hackathon.     Rutger van Zuidam, Founder and CEO of DutchChain and Odyssey, commented: There has been a lot of…

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CloseCross Raises $3 Million USD to Transform Financial Derivatives Market

Amnis Ventures backs UK fintech CloseCross to overhaul derivatives trading market   London, UK – CloseCross, a multi-party, decentralized derivatives trading platform in beta, has opened its investment round with $3 million USD backed by Amnis Ventures, a privately owned venture fund based in Houston, Texas. The investment puts CloseCross at a post-money valuation of $60 million USD.   CloseCross is committed to a disruption of the current financial derivatives market by deploying patented multi-party settlement mechanisms and proprietary algorithms. Its aim is to create a derivatives environment where market participants…

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