Archive for October 2017

BLOCK512 News and Press Release

Danilov & Konradi LLP Advises on the World’s First Tokenized Cryptocurrency Index

Austin, TX and Moscow, RU (BLOCK512) Danilov & Konradi LLP announces the establishment of its Initial Coin Offering (ICO) and Blockchain Practice Group with the launch by CRYPTO20 of the world’s first tokenized cryptocurrency index and its ICO. Comprised of Brian Konradi, Andrei Danilov, Lyudmila Merkulova, and Peter Khokhlov the D&K ICO and Blockchain Practice … Read more

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Pay in Your Currency® Planet Payment and Russian Standard Bank Announce CORREAS Now Live

MOSCOW and LONG BEACH, N.Y., Oct. 25, 2017 (BLOCK512) — Russian Standard Bank (RSB), the second largest acquirer in Russia, and Planet Payment, Inc. Pay in Your Currency®, which was the first dynamic currency conversion solution in this market, launched earlier this year. PYC provides eligible international customers with the choice to pay in Russian Rubles (RUB), or the currency … Read more

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God Bless Bitcoin

Are bankers in denial OR is everyone else wrong?

“God Bless Bitcoin”…..or Not. Jamie Dimon (JPMorgan Chase CEO) is betting big on the technology behind ‘fraud’ bitcoin JPMorgan Chase said Monday it is launching a blockchain-based system with two other banks to reduce global payment transaction speeds “from weeks to hours.” On Friday, JPMorgan Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon said he sees potential in blockchain, … Read more

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2017 cybersecurity research

Consumer Cybersecurity Study Shows Different Consumer Concerns

Cybersecurity habits across generations of consumers reported by latest First Data  2017 Consumer Cybersecurity Study Baby Boomers are Better with Password Protection 82% of millennials reuse passwords on websites and apps 42% will only change their passwords when forced Millennials Trust Social Media more than Online Banking One in five (19%) baby boomers thought it was … Read more

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Virtual Currency Primer Released by CFTC’s LabCFTC

First of a Series of Readers to Help Market Participants and Innovators Navigate the FinTech Landscape Washington, DC — The Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s LabCFTC today released, “A CFTC Primer on Virtual Currencies.” This primer is the first of a series that LabCFTC will release to provide fundamental, and essential, information about financial technology (FinTech) innovation. … Read more

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Chase to acquire WePay

Chase acquiring WePay to fully integrate payments into software used by millions of small businesses  Chase will now provide software partners developer-friendly platform integration, instant client onboarding, and access to Chase’s network of 4 million small business clients NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE) – JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) announced today its plan to acquire WePay … Read more

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CRYPTO20, the autonomous crypto index fund that tracks the top 20 cryptocurrencies, announced that their minimum fund cap was reached within hours of the pre-sale launch on 7 October 2017 Caymans, (October 16, 2017) CRYPTO20’s goal is to bring peace-of-mind cryptocurrency investment to mainstream investors. It is an index fund that holds and autonomously rebalances … Read more

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BLOCK512 ICO Advisors for Crypto20

BLOCK512 ICO Advisors Support CRYPTO20, the World’s First Cryptocurrency Index Portfolio ICO

The ICO Advisors of BLOCK512 are pleased to announce their support for the CRYPTO20 initial coin offering (ICO), the world’s first tokenized cryptocurrency index portfolio. AUSTIN, TEXAS AND GEORGE TOWN, CAYMAN ISLANDS (PRWEB) OCTOBER 09, 2017. The ICO Advisors of BLOCK512 are pleased to announce their support for the CRYPTO20 initial coin offering (ICO), the world’s first tokenized cryptocurrency index. … Read more

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Let the “Battle of the Crypto-Indexes” begin

We are witnessing the start of something new… and the cryptocurrency world is going to get a little less risky as the smart guys pull together processes that should stabilize some of the inherent volatility in the evolving world of cryptocurrencies. The big question is who are the smartest of the smart guys …which of … Read more

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