Digital Currency
Fintechist_Stratis STRAT

Customizable Private Blockchain Platform Stratis Has Launched

by JP Buntinxon August 10, 2016
The Stratis blockchain project has been getting a lot of attention as of late. After successfully completing a 915 Bitcoin ICO, the company started issuing shares to investors. The team can now start building the future of their blockchain development platform. Establishing a presence in the corporate sector will be of the utmost importance. Customizable […]
OneCoin MLM

Watch Out For The OneCoin Multi-Level Marketing Program

by JP Buntinxon July 30, 2016
People who are looking to get involved in the world of cryptocurrency should very careful. Multiple projects are claiming to offer Bitcoin investment opportunities, but they are almost always Ponzi schemes. One of the biggest Ponzi Schemes of its kind is OneCoin, which collected millions of US Dollars from members so far. Moreover, their following […]
Distributed Ledger Welfare Spending

UK Gov’t Uses Distributed Ledger To Track Welfare Claimant Spending

by JP Buntinxon July 8, 2016
Revamping the financial ecosystem as we know it will require a strong focus on technology. It is not the first time the UK government is eyeing distributed ledger technology to do so. In combination with a mobile application, welfare recipients will be able to track how they spend their money. An interesting concept as far […]

Fintechist_CAD-Coin Bitcoin DLT

CAD-Coin Could Become Canada’s Answer To Bitcoin

by JP Buntinxon June 18, 2016
Various financial institutions around the world are working on grasping blockchain technology and what it can do. The Bank of Canada is working on issuing their own digital currency. Unlike Bitcoin and other types of cryptocurrency, CAD-Coin will be centralized and controlled. This project is a collaboration between Canadian banks and the R3 blockchain consortium. […]
Decentral_Jaxx Blockchain Wallet

Decentral Shows Why A Blockchain Wallet Is The Future

by JP Buntinxon June 17, 2016
Wallet solutions are of great importance to consumers all over the world, particularly in this age of mobile payments. A blockchain wallet is well ahead of the competition regarding convenience and global availability. Jaxx is one of the industry leaders, as parent company Decentral announced their integration with Shapeshift. Convenience is a term often used […]
Fintechist_Bitcoin Market Cap

Looking Beyond The US$11bn Bitcoin Market Cap

by JP Buntinxon June 13, 2016
When people discuss the current Bitcoin price, traders and enthusiasts always turn the discussion towards the current market cap of this cryptocurrency. Over the past few days, there have been significant gains in this regard, and we are just passed the US$11bn threshold. It is difficult to tell if this trend can continue for much […]