Sri Lanka’s Central Bank Calls for Blockchain-Based KYC Proposals

  The Central Bank of Sri Lanka wants to develop a blockchain-based know-your-customer (KYC) platform. In an open call posted to its website Nov. 29, the bank... Details

Showing Interest in ETP Tied to Binance Coin, Amun Says

  Showing Interest in ETP Tied to Binance Coin, Amun Says Swiss crypto investment product provider Amun says it has received significant institutional interest in... Details

State Street Slashes DLT Developer Team as Bank Rethinks Blockchain Strategy

  State Street, the global custodian bank, has taken a new direction with its blockchain strategy and cut scores of developer jobs in the process,... Details

Is Technical Analysis Prophetic or Preposterous? We Asked 7 Crypto Traders

  The death cross. Just say it out loud. It doesn't sound good. And it's not. In fact it's quite bad. For most of October,... Details

Ex-CFTC Chair Giancarlo to Push for Digital Dollar in New Role at White-Shoe Law Firm

  Former Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo is joining the Willkie Farr & Gallagher law firm as senior counsel, he announced... Details

German Banks Allowed to Sell and Custody Crypto Assets From 2020: Report

  From next year, banks in Germany will be allowed to offer the sale and storage of cryptocurrencies under new legislation. Previously, banks were barred... Details

IBM Patents Blockchain to Stop Drones From Stealing Packages

  Amazon, DHL and FedEx are building drones that deliver packages to your door. IBM, however, envisions a future where drones steal them instead. The... Details

HSBC to Track $20 Billion in Assets on a Blockchain Next Year

  HSBC bank is planning on tracking roughly $20 billion in assets on a blockchain-based custody platform early next year, Reuters reported Wednesday. According to... Details

India Plans to Issue a National Blockchain Framework

  The Indian government is preparing a national framework to support the wider deployment of blockchain use cases. Minister of state for electronics and IT... Details

Thailand Introduces Blockchain-Based Tax Refunds for Oil Exporters

  The Excise Department in Thailand is poised to introduce a new way of refunding overpaid taxes to oil exporters by using blockchain technology. On... Details