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Project Targets Fraud in Advertising With Performance-Driven Smart Contracts for Campaigns

A company is creating a smart contract for advertising which it says could potentially ease two major issues that are plaguing the flourishing industry: fraud and a lack of transparency. SaTT stands for Smart Advertisement Transaction Token, and it has been created by Atayan Inc. Its team believes blockchain could help ensure advertisers are “not […]

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IBM to Hire Blockchain Researchers for French Expansion

Technology giant IBM is hiring nearly 2,000 people in France – and many of them will be focusing on blockchain technology, chief executive Virginia Rometty said Wednesday. In an interview with French news organization Le Monde, Rometty said IBM was hiring researchers for blockchain projects, among other focuses. While she did not elaborate on what […]

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Why Invest in Litecoin?

Advertisement This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. Litecoin is attractive to crypto investors who view Charlie Lee’s creation as a long-term prospect that is linked to Bitcoin’s success. It is praised for its near-instant […]

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South Carolina Issues Cease-And-Desist Order to Blockchain Startup for Statutes Violation

On May 21, blockchain startup ShipChain was issued a cease-and-desist order from the South Carolina Attorney General’s Office for violating the state’s securities statutes. According the official notice, the company continuously offered investment opportunities to residents of South Carolina on its platform through its corresponding tokens, both on its website and at in-person events in […]

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CFTC Issues Guidance for Firms Offering Cryptocurrency Derivatives

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has released new guidance for clearinghouses and exchanges planning to list cryptocurrency-related derivatives products. Published Monday, the joint advisory from the agency’s Division of Market Oversight (DMO) and Division of Clearing and Risk (DCR) provides companies with “regulatory clarity” around such products, a press release states. The advisory addresses […]

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Japan’s Largest Bank to Run Blockchain Payments Network by Early 2020

Blockchaintechnology is making inroads in the financial sector. Banks are experimenting with this technology for various purposes. Japan’s biggest bank is ready to take things to the next level. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group – or MUFG – is partnering with Akamai to handle up to 1 million transactions per second.View article source at: https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/22/mufg-will-roll-out-a-blockchain-payments-network-by-early-2020/

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Japan’s Biggest Bank to Carry Large-Scale Trial of Cryptocurrency ‘MUFG Coin’

Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The banking arm of the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group’s (MUFG), the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, is reportedly planning to trial its in-house cryptocurrency in 2019 following years of development. As Japan’s largest bank, MUFG could become the world’s first major […]