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Japanese payments firm JCB and Mizuho Bank test blockchain-based ID

Japanese payments firm JCB and Mizuho Bank test blockchain-based ID

Fujitsu has been working on blockchain-based digital identity tools since 2019. 2299 Total views 32 Total shares Major financial institutions in Japan are moving into blockchain to streamline digital identity systems. Japan’s third-largest bank, Mizuho Bank, and local payment giant JCB are preparing to pilot a digital identity interoperability system based on blockchain technology. The […]

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‘Boring’ Bitcoin Market Sends Miners’ Fee Earnings to 3-Month Low

‘Boring’ Bitcoin Market Sends Miners’ Fee Earnings to 3-Month Low

Oct 19, 2020 at 11:30 UTCUpdated Oct 19, 2020 at 14:01 UTC ‘Boring’ Bitcoin Market Sends Miners’ Fee Earnings to 3-Month Low Bitcoin’s (BTC) on-chain transaction activity has cooled amid the recent lull in price action, and that’s hurting miners’ earnings. The cryptocurrency’s blockchain processed 231,437 transactions on Oct. 18, the lowest since May 24, […]

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Latvian regulators warn public about cryptocurrency fraud

Latvian regulators warn public about cryptocurrency fraud

Crypto remains underregulated, so Latvian investors need to be extra vigilant, says the FCMC. 1727 Total views 31 Total shares Latvia’s Financial and Capital Market Commission has identified suspect transactions and attempted fraud in the domestic cryptocurrency space. In an official warning published on Monday, the FCMC urged investors to “be particularly vigilant, as cryptocurrencies operate in […]

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