All About Blockchain

When blockchain technology first emerged, many people thought that it would just disrupt the fintech sector — it has done way more than this. Blockchain is one of the technologies that has completely transformed the world of banking and financial services. That being said, becoming familiar with what blockchain is and how it works is …

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US Digital Bank Current, Triples Valuation, Becomes Unicorn

There’s a new fintech unicorn in town and it’s in the United States. The American-based challenger bank Current, which has seen amazing growth trends reaching three million users, announced this morning that they had raised US $220 million in a Series D funding round that was led by new investor Andreessen Horowitz. This comes on …

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Bank of England to Dedicate Team to Digital Currency

Ever since its secession from the EU on January 31st, 2020 in Brexit, Britain has been working hard to make sure it remains competitive as a global fintech leader. Since then they have announced that they would be using Lithuania in a mutual agreement to obtain licenses and use their “sandbox” for product testing in …

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