Public Comments on Crypto-asset Mechanics

CFTC Seeks Public Comments on Crypto-asset Mechanics and Markets

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is seeking public comment and feedback in order to better inform the Commission’s understanding of the technology, mechanics, and markets for virtual currencies beyond Bitcoin, namely Ether and its use on the Ethereum Network.  In a Request for Information (RFI) that will be published in the Federal Register, the CFTC is […]

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BMO Capital Markets today announced that it has successfully launched a pilot fixed income issuance transaction, mirrored on a blockchain platform

BMO Capital Markets Launches First-of-its-Kind Blockchain Pilot to Mirror Canadian Dollar Fixed Income Issuance Transaction with Ontario Teachers’

FANDOMFARE GAMING  Aug. 15, 2018  – BMO Capital Markets today announced that it has successfully launched a pilot fixed income issuance transaction, mirrored on a blockchain platform alongside leading pension fund investor Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (Ontario Teachers’). The transaction included Bank of Montreal as the issuer and Ontario Teachers’ as the buyer of a CDN$250MM 1-year […]

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Spain's Banco Santander To Use Blockchain For Capital Markets Business

Spain’s Banco Santander To Use Blockchain For Capital Markets Business

Spain’s Banco Santander To Use Blockchain For Capital Markets Business Spanish banking group Banco Santander plans to use blockchain and other new technologies within its capital markets business to change how securities are issued, traded, and settled. The bank will explore the use of tokenized securities in debt capital markets, derivatives, and other products.   Crypto At A […]

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Emblem to Launch Emblem Germany in Joint Venture with Acnos Pharma

Emblem to Launch Emblem Germany in Joint Venture with Acnos Pharma

Emblem Corp. (EMC.V) (EMC-WT.V) (EMMBF) (“Emblem” or the “Company”), is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has approved the Company’s formation of a joint venture under the name “Emblem Germany” (the “JV”) with German pharmaceutical wholesaler Acnos Pharma GmbH (“Acnos”) for the purpose of exporting Emblem branded cannabis products from Canada and importing […]

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Uber launching Lite app for emerging markets

Uber launching Lite app for emerging markets

Uber launching Lite app for emerging markets   Uber launching Lite app is steering a lighter variant of its application for developing markets following its Southeast Asia exit. Uber Lite just takes up 5MB of capacity and has a 300-millisecond reaction time. The application will work in territories with slower web speeds and with restricted […]

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