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.


Van Eck Nasdaq Bitcoin Futures

Nasdaq Collaborates with VanEck to Release Bitcoin Futures Contract in 2019

NASDAQ, the second-largest stock exchange platform in the world, is not deterred by the dip in the crypto market as it has joined forces with investment management firm VanEck to...

/ November 29, 2018 / 1 Comment
Tuna Blockchain

Swiss Food Manufacturer To Use Ethereum Blockchain to Track Tuna Products

Gustav Gerig, a Swiss food manufacturing company that has been in operation since 1923, has partnered with Pacifial c.v to make its canned Rose tuna—the MSC-certified “Raimond Freres” brand, traceable...

/ November 29, 2018 / 1 Comment
Al Hilal Blockchain

Islamic Bank Al Hilal Executes Islamic Bond Transaction on Blockchain

UAE based financial institution Al Hilal Bank has become the first Islamic bank to execute a transaction on the blockchain. As reported by Reuters, the state-owned bank executed an Islamic...

/ November 28, 2018 / 0 Comments
Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange

Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange Gets Full License from Financial Regulator

The Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange (GBX), a digital asset exchange and token sale platform that was created as a subsidiary of the Gibraltar Stock Exchange Group (GSX Group), has received a...

/ November 26, 2018 / 0 Comments
Norway Bitcoin Mining

Norwegian Government Ends Electricity Subsidy Given to Bitcoin Miners

A new resolution made by the Norwegian government has seen an end to the power subsidy that Bitcoin miners were granted in the Scandinavian country. According to a report from...

/ November 26, 2018 / 0 Comments
Autodesk Blockchain

Autodesk CEO: Blockchain Can Revolutionize the Construction Sector

The CEO of Autodesk has described some of the most significant issues being faced in the construction industry, and he reiterated his belief that blockchain technology holds the solution to...

/ November 22, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Miners

Chelan County PUD Proposes Higher Electricity Rates for Bitcoin Miners

Washington’s Chelan County Public Utility District (PUD) has created a new electricity pricing structure proposal for Bitcoin miners in the county, supposedly meant to shift the cost of the increased...

/ November 20, 2018 / 0 Comments
Canada Ethereum Blockchain Explorer

Canadian House Finance Committee Wants Government to Regulate Crypto

Canada's House Finance Committee has a word of advice for the Candian government—regulate crypto. This was made known on local news outlet iPolitics report. According to the Canadian digital newspaper,...

/ November 20, 2018 / 0 Comments
Crypto Malware App

Malware Researcher Discovers Fake Crypto Wallets and Mining Apps on Google Play Store

In an elaborate post by Malware researcher Lukas Stefanko, it was revealed that there is a new way for thieves to steal personal information from people. What began as credit...

/ November 16, 2018 / 1 Comment
Coinbase Circle Stable Coin

Binance Now Supports Circle’s USDC Stablecoin

The stablecoin revolution continues to grow stronger, and Binance has made another move to strengthen its position in the market. The Malta-based exchange Binance, which is the second largest cryptocurrency...

/ November 16, 2018 / 0 Comments