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Largest Private Investment Bank in Latin America Issues Real Estate Tokens on Tezos

Banco BTG Pactual is issuing its security tokens representing investment in real estate on the Tezos (XTZ) blockchain. Previously, the bank had issued its ReitBZ tokens on the Ethereum blockchain, raising $10 million in Ether (ETH) and Gemini Dollars (GUSD). Which blockchain will prevail in the future?Andre Portilho, head of digital assets

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Europe’s Largest Private Hospital Hit By Crypto Ransomware Amid Pandemic

Hackers infected the IT infrastructure of the largest private hospital in Europe with ransomware.Cybersecurity news outlet, KrebsonSecurity, reported on May 6 that hackers compromised the IT systems of Germany-based private hospital, Fresenius. An anonymous source reportedly informed the outlet that the hospital’s systems were infected by the ransomware known as

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Private Brave Browser Integrates Auto Wayback Machine Lookup

Brave, a major privacy-oriented rival of popular browsers like Google Chrome and Firefox, now automatically redirects users to check out archived versions of pages that were removed from the web.Starting from Feb. 25, Brave browser users can instantly access archived content of “missing” pages on the Internet via Wayback

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Blockchain Firm AVA Labs Acquires Private Investments Platform Investery

Blockchain firm AVA Labs acquired private investment platform Investery to further expand its operations.AVA Labs told CryptoX on Feb. 27 that the acquisition will enhance its financial offering by enabling access to private asset platforms and the issuance of private financial assets. Furthermore, Investery’s existing partnerships will also transition

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ECB’s Lagarde: We Want to Develop Digital Currencies but Won’t Discourage Private Initiatives

The European Central Bank is eager to expand its role in developing central bank digital currencies (CBDCs), but that doesn't mean private enterprises can't join the party, said President Christine Lagarde.In an interview Wednesday with French business magazine, Challenges, Lagarde reiterated the ECB wants to play an active role in

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