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Bitcoin Savings Accounts: Crypto’s Next Big Thing?

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When BlockFi began offering interest-bearing accounts earlier this month, it seemed to have struck gold. Giving people a place to securely store their bitcoin or ether is paying off for the company and crypto holders. An impressive 10,000 people have signed up for accounts. Almost all of them, roughly 90%, are retail investors. As the […]

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IBM launches Blockchain World Wire payment network available in more than 50 countries

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The IBM Blockchain World Wire, a global payments network designed to optimise foreign exchange, cross-border payments and remittances, is now officially accessible in more than fifty countries. The solution is claimed to be the world’s first blockchain network to integrate payment messaging, clearing and settlement on a single unified network. Payment locations have been enabled […]

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New Zealand Will ‘Confront’ Turkish President over Christchurch Killings Video

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New Zealand’s foreign minister Winston Peters will travel to Turkey urgently for a face-to-face with Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan over the latter’s comments on the recent Christchurch terror attack which left 50 people dead. Revealing this on Wednesday, Prime Minister Jacinta Arden said in an unusually terse statement that Peters will “confront” Erdogan over […]