Tag "Bitcoin"

Bitcoin And Cryptocurrencies In Hong Kong

Hong Kong, a shipping and banking hub, is embracing blockchain technology as the city looks to become a leader in fintech. An increasing number of Hong Kong entrepreneurs and policy makers are convinced that blockchain will eventually reshape everything from

Read More

10 Blockchain Books and Studies You Should Read

Blockchain has become a buzzword in the business world with firms from diverse and varied industries all looking to harness the technology to increase efficiency and cut costs. Interest in blockchain originally came from the banking and financial services industry

Read More

What the heck is happening with China, ICOs and Cryptocurrencies?

So, this happened: China bans initial coin offerings calling them ‘illegal fundraising’ – BBC “The People’s Bank of China has declared initial coin offerings (ICOs) illegal and wants them to “cease immediately”.” Updated: Central bank says all ICOs illegal, Technode

Read More

Top 8 Hong Kong & China Fintech News For This Week

Hong Kong and China Fintech scenes have been booming latterly. There are some big news from these two fintech communities this week, such as China Central Bank sets up fintech committee, Alibaba invests in its first fintech company in Hong

Read More

Hong Kong’s Role in Distributed Ledger Technology

A white paper by the Hong Kong Financial Services Development Council (HKFSDC) is examining how Hong Kong can develop its blockchain capabilities to serve the region. According to the paper, Hong Kong, with its large financial sector and its strategic

Read More

Infographic: The Entire History of Bitcoin

Bitcoin is payment system invented in 2008. It is described as the first decentralized digital currency and is presently the largest of its kind in terms of total market value.  Futurism made a nice Infographic that takes you through the

Read More