Category: Research

Australian government awards $4M in grants to two blockchain startups

Australian government awards $4M in grants to two blockchain startups

The new investment aims to explore blockchain’s capability to expand the competitiveness of Australia’s critical minerals and food and beverage industries. Australia’s Minister for Industry, Science and Technology announced 5.6 million Australian dollars ($4.2 million) in grants to two blockchain-focused companies including traceability firm Everledger and technology consulting startup Convergence.tech. Everledger, a company focused on building […]

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Bitcoin needs clear regulations to be less volatile, Bridgewater analyst says

Bitcoin needs clear regulations to be less volatile, Bridgewater analyst says

Bitcoin will become more stable and liquid when regulatory certainty is in place, Bridgewater’s director of investment research argued. 10217 Total views 26 Total shares A senior analyst at asset management firm Bridgewater believes that regulation could potentially make Bitcoin (BTC) a good asset for institutional investors. Bridgewater director of investment research Rebecca Patterson claimed […]

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Singapore’s National Research Foundation Invests $9M in Blockchain Innovation

Singapore’s National Research Foundation Invests $9M in Blockchain Innovation

Dec 7, 2020 at 11:08 a.m. UTCUpdated Dec 7, 2020 at 2:26 p.m. UTC Singapore’s National Research Foundation Invests $9M in Blockchain Innovation A Singapore government research department has launched a program intended to advance commercial applications of blockchain within the city-state. According to a report by The Strait Times on Monday, the S$12 million […]

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Bitcoin theft is likely to surge in meager post-COVID economy: report

Bitcoin theft is likely to surge in meager post-COVID economy: report

Cybercriminals may favor a different cryptocurrency in the coming months, however. 773 Total views 6 Total shares Cryptocurrency-related fraud and theft are likely to grow in the post-COVID-19 world, according to a new report by cybersecurity and anti-virus provider, Kaspersky Lab. Securelist, Kaspersky’s cyberthreat research arm, published a report on cyberthreats to financial organizations, forecasting […]

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