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Paypal is investing in a blockchain startup for the first time

Financial services provider Paypal participates in Cambridge Blockchain’s first round of financing. This was announced by Blockchain startup in a Monday press release. It is Paypal’s only stake in a blockchain startup so far. Exact size of the investment of Paypal unknown Paypal and Cambridge Blockchain have been silent about…

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Data infrastructure: Why are blockchains investing so much in it?

Switzerland-based Blockchain, Internet of Things (IoT) and cyber security firm WISeKey has acquired a 22-percent stake in American data infrastructure company Tarmin with a multi-million dollar transaction, the exact amount of which is unspecified. WISeKey announced this on April 3 in an official announcement. WISeKey focuses on creating digital identity…

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Austrian Minister disagrees with Europe’s “excessive” Blockchain regulation

The Austrian Minister of Digital and Economic Affairs told the ANON Blockchain summit that “Europe has a strong tendency to regulate excessively”. The Minister of Digital and Economic Affairs of Austria, Margarete Schramböck, recently pointed out that the country could oppose European trends, leaving the country’s Blockchain technology sector unregulated.…

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Why do your employees should be registered as financial advisors?

American venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz plans to restructure by registering all of its employees as qualified financial advisers. Andreessen Horowitz is a Silicon Valley company that specializes in investing primarily in technology and financial services startups and has invested around 1.5 billion euros in seven funds. The company told…

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This startup wants to show how organic farmers and Blockchain fit together

Since its launch in March 2018, the digital farmer’s market has been giving market its first signal that the platform works. Those who want to order regional food directly from the organic farmers will find on the website of Käferbohnen about game meat to Marmorguglhupf much that Austrian producers deliver…

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Fintech: The CNMV believes in innovation and blockchain

The FINTECH Revolution’ has been celebrated, in which the hand of many specialists have analyzed the new existing ways of providing banking services beyond the regulated formulas as well as the challenges of the digital transformation of the financial sector in Spain. Among the participants has been, deputy director in…

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PayPal has made its first investment in a blockchain company

The payment giant PayPal has made its first investment in a blockchain company. They have invested in Cambridge Blockchain. A company that helps financial institutions and other companies manage confidential data, such as personal identification in shared ledgers. The PayPal financing was part of an extension of the Series A…

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