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BrickMark makes token-based high profile commercial property purchase in Zurich

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BrickMark has signed a purchase agreement for a high-profile prime commercial property in one of the world’s most expensive and exclusive shopping street in Zurich. The Zug-based next-generation real estate investment and management firm made the purchase on Bahnhofstrasse by using tokens that were worth over CHF 130 million (£103m). Stephan Rind, founder and CEO […]

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Lightnet receives $31.2m in series A funding for Asian blockchain financial mobility network

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Thailand-based fintech firm Lightnet has raised $31.2 million (£23.9m) in a series A funding round led by UOB Venture Management, Seven Bank, Uni-President Asset Holdings, HashKey Capital, Hopeshine Ventures, Signum Capital, Du Capital and Hanwha Investment and Securities. The raised funds will be used to fortify the company’s investment in the underlying blockchain technology on […]

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EY introduces third gen ZKP blockchain to public domain, Block.One launches EOS.io 2.0

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Ernst & Young (EY) has introduced its third generation zero-knowledge proof (ZKP) blockchain technology to the Ethereum public blockchain. According to the accountancy giant, the enhanced ZKP enables private transactions on public blockchains to be less expensive and more scalable by combining several private transfers together into a single transaction. The newly enhanced ZKP blockchain […]

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Alibaba affiliate Ant Financial to launch enterprise blockchain platform – reports

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Ant Financial Services Group, an offshoot of eCommerce giant Alibaba, will reportedly be launching its enterprise-centred “Ant Blockchain Open Alliance” platform later this month. On January 8, as reported by CoinTelegraph, local news agency Bihai123 reported that Jiang Guofei, the Group’s VP and the president of Ant’s smart technology business group, stated the network has […]