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JPMorgan Chase unveils cryptocurrency prototype

Business / Financial Markets Feb 15, 2019

JPMorgan Chase unveils cryptocurrency prototype

JPMorgan Chase on Thursday unveiled a prototype for a digital coin system using blockchain, a first among major banks as disruption accelerates change in financial services. The system, called JPM Coin, which for now is only at the prototype stage and for business-to-business deals, would ...

Soccer Sep 12, 2018

PSG announce deal to launch cryptocurrency

French footballing giants Paris Saint-Germain are launching their own cryptocurrency after announcing a new partnership with Socios.com, a blockchain company based in Malta. In a statement announcing the deal on Tuesday, Qatar-owned PSG did not reveal the length of the agreement or how much money ...

Soviet fertilizer lab reopens in Russia as cryptocurrency 'farm'

Business Aug 21, 2018

Soviet fertilizer lab reopens in Russia as cryptocurrency 'farm'

A Russian company on Monday opened what it said was the country's largest cryptocurrency mining unit, in a former Soviet fertilizer-producing laboratory. The opening comes as Russian authorities seek to regulate the booming cryptocurrency sector. "This is the largest and so far the only farm in ...