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Japan’s Nomura Securities and BOOSTRY Issue First Blockchain Digital Bond Offering

Sharing is caring!Nomura Securities (NS) joined the Nomura Research Institute (NRI) and BOOSTRY have joined up in a venture to create Japan’s first digital asset bond and digital bond to use value co-creation to help develop the countries’ capital markets, along with solving social issues.  The digital asset bond was offered

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Industry Players Join Former CFTC Royalty on Digital Dollar Project’s New Board

The Digital Dollar Project, which advocates a blockchain-backed digital dollar in the United States, has announced the inaugural roster of its Advisory Board.The new advisors joining the founders of the projectThe project is an initiative of several former heads of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and Accenture. The

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In COVID-19 Stimulus, US Congress Eyes Digital Dollar to Send Aid to the Unbanked

Amid contentious debate over the massive stimulus package in response to the coronavirus pandemic, Democrats in the United States House of Representatives look to implement the digital dollar to streamline payments to U.S. citizens outside of the traditional financial system.A digital dollar for direct payments to families A draft of

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Hawaii Launches Digital Currency Sandbox to Attract Crypto Firms

The governor’s office of Hawaii revealed its new ‘Digital Currency Innovation Lab’ on March 17 — a blockchain and cryptocurrency incubator developed through collaboration between the state’s Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs, Division of Financial Institution (DFI), and the Hawaii Technology Development Corporation (HTDC).The initiative will run for

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Two Italian High Schools to Issue Digital Diplomas With Blockchain

Two Italian high schools will begin issuing unchangeable and easily shareable digital diplomas with the Ethereum’s blockchain public technology.The measure, as reported by Cointelegraph Italia on March 12, seeks to make the entire process of issuance and traceability transparent, but above all, to solve a long-standing problem in the

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