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All posts by Jimmy Aki

Based in the UK, Jimmy has been following the development of blockchain for several years, and he is optimistic about its potential to democratize the financial system.


US Congress

U.S. Congressman Drafts Bills to Develop Blockchain & Virtual Currency

Plans are ongoing to introduce new bills in the lower chamber of the legislative arm endorsing operations of blockchain technology and the...

/ September 24, 2018 / 1 Comment
Komgo

Oil Giants & Banks Collaborate On Ethereum-Based Blockchain Commodity Trading Platform

A group of global banks and heavy hitters from the trading and energy sectors have jointly launched a new blockchain-based platform for...

/ September 21, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Brazil

Brazil’s Antitrust Agency Probes Major Banks On Anti Crypto Practices

Brazil’s antitrust regulator, the Administrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE) is currently running a probe into alleged monopolistic practices involving six major...

/ September 20, 2018 / 0 Comments
What is Bancor?

Ethereum Dapp Bancor Expands to EOS for Faster and Cheaper Transactions

Bancor, the third largest and valuable decentralized applications on the Ethereum network, has announced plans to expand to the EOS blockchain.. According...

/ September 19, 2018 / 0 Comments

European Central Bank: Has No Plans To Issue own Cryptocurrency

In a letter issued by the President of the European Central Bank (ECB), President Mario Draghi, has confirmed that the ECB and...

/ September 18, 2018 / 0 Comments
Diamonds on the Blockchain

Hong Kong Jeweler Plans to Track Diamonds with Blockchain

Leading Hong Kong jeweler Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group has concluded plans to use the blockchain to track diamonds, the South China...

/ September 14, 2018 / 0 Comments
The SEC

U.S SEC. Penalizes Crypto Hedge Fund for Violating Securities Law

In a first disciplinary action against a crypto hedge fund, the U.S Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued a cease-and-desist order...

/ September 13, 2018 / 0 Comments
Gemini Dollar

Winklevoss Twins Gemini Trust: Unveils New Regulated Cryptocurrency Pegged To Us Dollar

Gemini Trust Company, the cryptocurrency exchange owned by billionaire twins Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss yesterday unveiled the Gemini dollar, the world's first...

/ September 12, 2018 / 0 Comments
Terrorism Cash Crypto

Terrorists Prefer Cash to Cryptocurrency: Congressional Hearing Reveals

The U.S. Subcommittee on Terrorism and Illicit Finance, met, September 7, 2018, to examine the numerous methods used by major terror groups...

/ September 10, 2018 / 0 Comments
Winklevoss Twins Profile

Winklevoss Twins Win Crypto Patent for Cold Storage of Digital Assets

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have won their latest blockchain-related patent in a long line of successful applications according to information published on...

/ September 8, 2018 / 0 Comments