Blockchain Startups

Crypto Startups in Germany unable to open bank accounts

Later last year, Switzerland-based Crypto Storage AG, a subsidiary of Crypto Finance AG, opened a German branch in Frankfurt called Crypto Storage Deutschland GMBH. The firm opened a branch in Germany so it could apply for the license, but...

Blockchain summit in Japan postponed due to coronavirus

The Teams Blockchain Summit that was scheduled to take place from April 22-23, 2020, has now been postponed amid the coronavirus outbreak. The blockchain summit will now take place on September 28. TEAMZ Blockchain Summit is one of the...

Binance and WazirX set up a $50 million fund for blockchain startups in India.

World's leading crypto exchange, Binance acquired Indian crypto exchange WazirX later last year. Earlier this month, the Supreme Court of India in a historic ruling overturned the banking ban on crypto declared by the Reserve Bank of India in...

South Korean bank plans to roll out a blockchain-based identification system

Nonghyup Bank announced the launch of the first commercial application of the distributed identity technology developed by the “Initial DID Association,” as reported by the local news agency, JoongAng Ilbo. The South Korea-based bank has already tested the blockchain-based...

US Congress to host a hearing on blockchain benefits for small businesses

The US House Committee on small business will host a hearing on the benefits of blockchain technology to small firms and entrepreneurs in the United States of America. The hearing is scheduled to take place on the 4th March...

Asian blockchain security startup CoolBitX raised $16.75 million in Series B funding

The Taiwan-based blockchain security startup CoolBitX raised $16.75 million in Series B funding led by several notable investors. CoolBitX plans to market its compliance solution Sygna Bridge outside the Asian region. Monex Group, Korean crypto exchange BitSonic also invested...

Blockchain startup Enigma reaches settlement with SEC over its unregistered token sale.

The US Securities and Exchange Commission had charged Enigma for offering unregistered securities worth $45 million in 2017 under its ICO. According to the announcement, blockchain startup Enigma has agreed to return funds to harmed investors via a claims...

Chinese blockchain startup Conflux expands to North America

The Beijing-based blockchain firm Conflux is expanding its business to North America by setting up an office in the Canadian city of Toronto. The blockchain startup is assembling a team of ten people to conduct research and seek local...

Block.One’s blockchain-based social media platform Voice goes live

Voice is a social media platform that aims to give users power over their data that they publish. The platform recently appointed Salah Zalatimo as the CEO of Voice, who had previously worked at Forbes. He played a vital...

Belgium-based blockchain startup SettleMint raised over $2M in a funding round.

SettleMint, a Belgium-based enterprise blockchain startup, raised over $2 million in a new funding round. This startup news brings the total funding of SettleMint to 5.5 million euros ($6.06 million). The firm looks to expand its solutions in Europe,...

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Cooking Mama developer denies rumors about cryptojacking

Developer 1st Playable tweeted that the Nintendo Switch is a safe platform, with no data and privacy issues associated...