It's Fantastec… the blockchain-based collectibles that enticed Real Madrid and Arsenal – SportsPro Media

Fantastec SWAP is a blockchain-based digital collectibles platform that has made waves among Europe’s elite clubs this year. The high-profile list of clients to sign partnerships in 2019 includes soccer giants Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund and Arsenal. By utilising blockchain technology, SWAP aims to revolutionise the way global fans engage with club-produced digital content. SWAP’s […]

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Binance Singapore Launches But Offers Just One Trading Pair, Report – Cointelegraph

This article has been updated to include comments from Binance CFO Wei Zhou. Binance has launched a new cryptocurrency exchange in Singapore after months of anticipation, albeit with limited features, Binance CFO Wei Zhou told Cointelegraph on April 24. Users of the platform are only able to purchase bitcoin (BTC) using Singapore dollars (SGD,) meaning far fewer […]

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Societe Generale Subsidiary Issues 100 Million Euro Bond on Ethereum Blockchain – Cointelegraph

French specialized credit institution Societe Generale SFH issued a 100 million euro ($112 million) bond as a security token on the Ethereum (ETH) blockchain. The company announced the development on its website on April 23. Societe Generale SFH —  which is a subsidiary of one of Europe’s largest financial services groups, Societe Generale Group — […]

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New Survey from vIRL Reveals Sneakerheads Concerned with Fraud – PRNewswire

However, the secondary sneaker market is especially vulnerable to fraud due to a lack of transparency within the industry. To understand more about the sneaker resale industry, vIRL, the easiest way to trade products like sneakers, electronics and other collectibles, surveyed 1,000 sneakerheads and found a growing concern over authenticity in the marketplace and opportunity […]

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BitGo Completes Further SOC 2 Compliance Certification Year After Deloitte Award – Cointelegraph

Blockchain security firm BitGo has gained a further security certification from an external auditor after a review of its compliance, cryptocurrency industry news resource The Block reported on April 23. BitGo, which last year gained a service organization control (SOC) 2 Type 1 certification from Deloitte, has now upped its procedures to conform to the […]

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Crypto Exchange Bittrex Denies Claim of North Korean Users on Its Platform – Cointelegraph

American cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex has said that claims of North Korean users trading on its platform are false in a tweet on April 22. In the post, Bittrex stated that it had examined two accounts which allegedly belonged to users from North Korea, noting that it had investigated the same accounts back in October 2017. […]

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