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Great Britain is Exploring CBDC; Are They Going to Follow China?
Jul 14, 2020 at 13:55
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Great Britain is Exploring CBDC; Are They Going to Follow China?
The Bank of England is exploring the possibility of creating its own digital currency. However, it is unlikely that the project is actually implemented before the next couple of years.
Vulnerability in Russian Blockchain Voting System Enables Forcing People to Vote
Jul 03, 2020 at 10:25
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Vulnerability in Russian Blockchain Voting System Enables Forcing People to Vote
The Blockchain-based voting system announced in Russia has a vulnerability allowing for decrypting votes before the official end of voting. This feature questions the anonymity of voting, thus making it possible to manipulate people’s votes by forcing them.
Australians Lose Big to Cryptocurrency Scams, over $2 Billion in a Decade
Jun 23, 2020 at 13:07
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Australians Lose Big to Cryptocurrency Scams, over $2 Billion in a Decade
Australians seem to be very vulnerable to fraudulent money-stealing schemes. In 2019 alone, the continent citizens lost over $634 million to cryptocurrency scams, with over $2 billion stolen during the past decade.
Crypto Whales Influence Bitcoin Price Trend as Less Than 20% of Its Supply Used for Trading
Jun 22, 2020 at 14:07
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Crypto Whales Influence Bitcoin Price Trend as Less Than 20% of Its Supply Used for Trading
When whales hold Bitcoin, BTC’s circulation plummets which can enfeeble a bullish trajectory. The new report on cryptocurrency found out that under 20% of Bitcoin’s (BTC) total supply was moved for trading purposes.
Indonesian Police Arrest American Cryptocurrency Fraudster Over Sex Crimes
Jun 19, 2020 at 11:58
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Indonesian Police Arrest American Cryptocurrency Fraudster Over Sex Crimes
An American involved in a $722 million cryptocurrency scam was arrested in Jakarta, Indonesia, Southeast Asia, for sex crimes and child molestation.
CBDC May Threaten Commercial Bank Existence, Fed Report Shows
Jun 11, 2020 at 10:14
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CBDC May Threaten Commercial Bank Existence, Fed Report Shows
It has been argued that central bank digital currencies (CBDC) could threaten the existence of commercial banks by eliminating deposits that are the source of loans.
Blockchain Dominates Hong Kong's FinTech Sector in 2019
Jun 10, 2020 at 08:21
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Blockchain Dominates Hong Kong's FinTech Sector in 2019
A new report by Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau has revealed that Blockchain has grown more and faster than any other technologies in Hong Kong’s fintech ecosystem in the financial year 2019, with most of its applications directed towards enterprise solutions and cryptocurrency trading platforms.
China’s Digital Yuan Has No Official Launch Date, Though in Progress
May 28, 2020 at 11:29
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China’s Digital Yuan Has No Official Launch Date, Though in Progress
Although pilot tests for the digital Yuan have been launched and are happening progressively across four large Chinese cities, the governor of the Chinese Central Bank in a recent report by Xinhua news claimed no official date had been set for the launch of the long-awaited project.
Blockchain-Based Solutions Trigger the Wide-Reaching Progress of Identity Authentication Tools
May 15, 2020 at 14:27
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Blockchain-Based Solutions Trigger the Wide-Reaching Progress of Identity Authentication Tools
The market for identity authentication management using blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) is likely to grow to around $11.46 bln by the year 2026 – just six years from today.
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