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Blockchain Bites: Bitcoin All-Time High Puts It on Pace for Highest Monthly Close

Blockchain Bites is back – we hope you enjoyed the holiday pause. Now for the news: Another major hedge fund may allocate to bitcoin. Kaspersky sees cybercrime on the rise for 2021. And anonymous developers have forked a seemingly dead project to launch DeFi’s latest stablecoin.And, perhaps most notably, bitcoin

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What doomed Fusang and China Construction Bank’s blockchain bond

The tokenization of securitized debt has long been described as one of the more practical use cases for blockchain technology. Blockchain’s ability to fractionalize assets and to settle transactions via its open ledger nearly instantly addresses major pain points of securitization: high buy-in thresholds that exclude some investors as well

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IOTA teams up with Austrian uni for Internet of Things and blockchain research lab

The IOTA Foundation, the non-profit organization behind IOTA, IOTA Tangle and MIOTA, announced they will be joining Austria’s newest Christian Doppler Laboratory, or CDL, as an industrial partner. The first of its kind, the laboratory is housed at the Vienna University of Technology and named the CDL Blockchain Technologies for the

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China’s national blockchain project adds Polkadot support

Chinese government-backed blockchain initiative, the Blockchain Service Network, or BSN, is introducing support for another batch of major blockchain protocols. On Nov. 26, it announced that it will integrate Polkadot, Oasis and Bityaun into its ecosystem on Nov. 30.Polkadot's blockchain protocol is designed to connect multiple specialized blockchains into one unified

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Swiss Digital Asset Bank Sygnum Launches Blockchain Alternative to Stock Exchanges

Sygnum, a digital asset finance firm with a Swiss banking license, has launched what it says is a blockchain-based alternative to listing shares on a stock exchange.On Thursday, the company announced an “end-to-end tokenization solution,” comprising of both a primary market issuance platform called Desygnate, and SygnEx, a secondary market

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Australian government embraces blockchain with new trial and public servants’ network

The Australian government is trialing the use of blockchain technology for inter-government document exchanges with Singapore as the latest action in a series of pro-blockchain efforts. It follows hot on the heels of the establishment of a new network promoting blockchain to public servants. On Nov. 23 the Australia Border Force

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Blockchain Infrastructure Firm BSN Adds Polkadot, Oasis, Bityuan to Network

Chinese blockchain infrastructure provider Blockchain-Based Service Network (BSN) has integrated cross-chain protocol Polkadot, cloud computing startup Oasis and China-based public chain project Bityuan into its network.  The additions are part of BSN’s effort to bring a variety of blockchain projects under one standardized development environment within its own technical framework. It

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