Kraken, the U.S.-based cryptocurrency trade, is being sued by an ex-employee who alleges the corporate unfairly fired him for elevating critical points with its enterprise practices. The case – filed Nov. 26 in California– has been introduced by Nathan Runyon, a army veteran with disabilities, and, whereas he seeks damages associated to harassment at work, […]
In a press release following a cupboard assembly, the federal government stated: “Universally accessible central bank digital currency would bring no additional benefits for Switzerland at present. Instead, it would give rise to new risks, especially with regard to financial stability.”
Steven Mnuchin, secretary of the U.S. Treasury, has no concern with the launch of the Facebook-led Libra venture – so long as monetary guidelines are adopted to the letter.
Digital leases market Omni is shutting up store, with Coinbase agreeing a deal to tackle its engineers.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the city-state’s central financial institution, has accomplished improvement of a blockchain-based cross border funds system that may help a variety of currencies. Carried out as a part of the continued Project Ubin initiative, the prototype platform was developed in partnership with funding banking multinational JPMorgan and Singapore government-owned funding […]
A startup constructing domains on blockchains has simply launched a .crypto identify registry on ethereum. Unstoppable Domains – a agency backed in May to the tune of $4 million by Draper Associates and Boost VC – stated Friday that the brand new .crypto extension might be related to customers’ public cryptocurrency handle, permitting third-parties to extra simply ship […]
Australia’s solely bullion mint is backing a new digital token aimed to permit buyers to commerce the valuable metallic in actual time. The Perth Mint Gold Token (PMGT) was launched by InfiniGold on Friday, and is backed 1:1 by GoldPass certificates issued by The Perth Mint. The digital certificates are 100% gold backed and assured by the Government of […]
IKEA Iceland has taken half in a business transaction on ethereum, utilizing sensible contracts and licensed e-money to facilitate the settlement of an order from native retailer Nordic Store. The transaction was carried out on a platform offered by provide chain administration agency Tradeshift and used “programmable digital cash” from ConsenSys-backed Monerium, in response to an […]
Swiss inventory change SIX has launched a pilot model of its trade and central securities depository (CSD) for digital belongings. The prototype platform, launched beneath its digital belongings subsidiary SIX Digital Exchange (SDX), is predicted to see extra performance added because it approaches a full launch slated for This fall 2020, in line with an announcement […]
Telecommunications conglomerate Verizon is eyeing using blockchain know-how to underpin the dynamic creation of digital SIM playing cards. The firm was granted a patent with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for the idea on Sept. 10, during which it units out the way it the invention might get rid of pre-inserted, branded bodily SIM playing […]