Over One Third of Startups in Second Cohort of FCA’s Fintech Sandbox Are Building Blockchain Solutions

Over One Third of Startups in Second Cohort of FCA’s Fintech Sandbox Are Building Blockchain Solutions

The UK’s financial regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), has announced the second cohort of its fintech sandbox on June 15. Out of the 24 startups joining this year’s cohort, nine are developing solutions using blockchain technology, which is a testament...
AIG, IBM, and Standard Chartered Collaborate on First Multinational Smart Contract Insurance Policy

AIG, IBM, and Standard Chartered Collaborate on First Multinational Smart Contract Insurance Policy

Insurance giant AIG, the commercial bank Standard Chartered, and IBM have announced the successful completion of the pilot of the first ever multinational smart contract insurance policy backed by blockchain technology. The solution was built by IBM and is based on...
5 Ways To Fund Your Blockchain Project

5 Ways To Fund Your Blockchain Project

The success or failure of an entrepreneurial venture is closely tied to how much liquidity the startup has. That is no different in the bitcoin economy. You can be developing the most innovative world-changing technology but if you run out of funding you will have to...
Ethereum Basics: A Starter Guide for Entrepreneurs and Investors

Ethereum Basics: A Starter Guide for Entrepreneurs and Investors

If you are familiar with the terms “Bitcoin” or “blockchain,” you’ve probably heard of Ethereum, as it has been one of the most widely covered projects in the media. This primer will provide a basic understanding of its viability and future prospects. What Is Ethereum...
An Introduction to Cryptoeconomics

An Introduction to Cryptoeconomics

In this guide, you will be introduced to the concept of cryptoeconomics and how it has given birth to an entirely new digital multi-billion dollar industry. What is Cryptoeconomics? Cryptoeconomics is a concept as well as a new term and, hence, has no official...
Oil Giant BP to Test Blockchain Technology With BTL Group

Oil Giant BP to Test Blockchain Technology With BTL Group

Oil giant BP, the world’s eighth-largest energy company by revenue ($222.8 billion), has officially begun collaborating with Canadian blockchain startup BTL Group. After a few months of successful testing, BP, Italian oil and gas company Eni, and major German energy...