Manta Network’s cryptography team, p0x, raises $25 million to expand zero-knowledge proofs to Ethereum.
Scroll joins a coterie of efforts to make Ethereum more usable for DeFi and other decentralized apps.
The Irish government’s agency is stepping up efforts to help its regtech companies grow in Asia-Pacific.
Deutsche Bank, having consolidated and outsourced core banking for wealth management, is about to launch its digital front end.
The bulk of fintech companies participating in Visa’s sandboxes in Hong Kong are using its customer data to develop security measures.
Thailand’s central bank is working with about 10 banks in its sandbox to go live with electronic KYC solutions.
Security nightmare or business opportunity? Private banks in Asia diverge over instant-messaging apps.
Banks are investing in digitizing the onboarding of clients, but hopes for a utility solution are unlikely to be realized.
Bank of Shanghai is testing BitMint’s Q-Pay, a.k.a. “pay like cash”, which looks like a preamble to a new paradigm of digital money.
Consensus mechanisms are about security, scalability, and who really wields power within blockchain networks.