Evolution of FinTech Solutions and their Applications in 2021

Fintech, known for its applications in the e-commerce industry, has been in popular demand over recent years. By fusing technology and finance in smart products and services, Fintech brings innovation to the table for businesses and customers alike. According to Statista, the industry will top a staggering $4.8 trillion by the end of 2020 and […]

Blockchain Africa Conference 2021: Beyond the Hype, Announces Keynote Speakers

Africa’s leading blockchain and cryptocurrency event, the Blockchain Africa Conference 2021, has once again assembled an impressive list of keynote speakers. Charles Hoskinson, Founder and CEO of IOHK, Founder of Cardano and Director of The Bitcoin Project, will be speaking about Cardano’s projects on the African continent. Charles has several times spoken of the enormous […]

A Brief History of Disruption – Through the Eyes of a Blockchain Startup

For more in-depth insights, discussions and expert opinions on all things Fintech, check out the latest issue of PCN Magazine. “Will blockchain disrupt my industry?” is one of the most asked questions since the technology’s inception in 2008. And rightfully so. With transparency and increased security being at the core of the blockchain concept, solving many […]

Blockchain Africa Conference 2021: Beyond the Hype, Goes Online

Blockchain Africa Conference 2021 organisers, Bitcoin Events, have announced that due to the global coronavirus pandemic and restrictions on travel and the uncertainty of the current environment, the 7th annual conference, will be hosted online this year.  The event comes as collective sentiment about blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies continues to rise, along with meaningful implementations […]

Home to a robust fintech sector

The financial services sector has traditionally had high barriers to entry, but has evolved significantly in Europe over the last decade. This change followed the 2008 global financial crisis, and happened under the influence of key trends, regulations and innovations – including open banking, digital economy, artificial intelligence, blockchain, and cryptocurrency. European startups were quick […]

Cryptocurrency industry a pioneer of transaction security in the Polish market. Bitcan announces the results of its cooperation with Nethone

Bitcan.pl, a Polish crypto exchange owned by Litpay group, has started a cooperation with Nethone, an expert in the online payments protection and account takeover prevention for online customers. Now they announce the results of the cooperation. The leader of pay-by-link transactions among crypto exchanges focuses on security Bitcan.pl allows for instant Bitcoin purchase and […]

Tokenized securities on blockchain are here. And they’ve been around for a while.

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Remember tokenized securities or securitization with tokens on blockchain? With the entire year in crypto defined by a maelstrom of projects embarking on decentralized finance (DeFi) aspects to their products, it can be easy to forget that previous advancements in blockchain-based technologies have continued to make great headway in terms of adoption and application. Security […]

ING Introduce Zero Knowledge Proof Notary

ING innovation solves privacy-security trade-offs in blockchain transactions ING’s distributed ledger technology (DLT) team introduced its zero knowledge proof notary service, a blockchain breakthrough that improves the privacy and security of transactions on Corda, an open source blockchain platform. The service evaluates the validity of a transaction without revealing anything about it, except that it’s […]