Articles with tag like: DeFi

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Deutsche Telekom invests in Celo

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 21 Apr 2021

Deutsche Telekom has announced investing in decentralised finance (DeFi) by strategically participating in open blockchain network Celo and purchasing its tokens (CELO).

investment, DeFi, blockchain, Token

Algorand partners with BridgeTower Capita

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 16 Apr 2021

US-based private equity firm BridgeTower Capital has announced a partnership with blockchain technology company Algorand for expansion of blockchain services. 

partnership, blockchain, cybersecurity, DeFi

ConsenSys closes USD 65 mln formation round

News | Cryptocurrencies | 14 Apr 2021

ConsenSys has closed its USD 65 million formation round to accelerate the convergence of decentralised finance (DeFi) and Web3 applications on Ethereum with enterprise blockchain infrastructure.

funding, DeFi, Ethereum, blockchain, financial services, JP Morgan, Mastercard

SECDEX collaborates with KOINON to asset conversion between mobile money and digital assets

News | Cryptocurrencies | 14 Apr 2021

The Seychelles-based Securities, Commodities and Derivatives Exchange (SECDEX) and KOINON, have partnered to foster the intersection of African B2C and B2B payments and asset conversion between fiat currencies, cryptocurrencies, and a range of digital assets. 

fintech, partnership, mobile money, digital assets, B2B payments, cryptocurrency, digital payments, stablecoin, retail, API, remittances, CBDC, cash flow, DeFi

Large Thailand-based bank to explore DeFi offering

News | Cryptocurrencies | 13 Apr 2021

Kasikorn (KBank), a Thailand-based large bank, has been reportedly furthering exploration of a project that seeks to bypass financial intermediaries using decentralised finance (DeFi), according to CoinDesk.

blockchain, DeFi, banks, financial inclusion

Cardano launches smart contracts and becomes DeFi platform

News | Cryptocurrencies | 30 Mar 2021

Switzerland-based cryptocurrency platform Cardano has announced launching smart contracts processing and developing into a DeFi platform in 2021.

cryptocurrency, Ethereum, smart contracts, DeFi

eSportStars introduces DeFi and NFT functions

News | Cryptocurrencies | 24 Mar 2021

Switzerland-based competitive gaming content website eSports decentralised application (DApp) eSportStars has announced the introduction of DeFi and NFT functions.

cryptocurrency, blockchain, DeFi, Ethereum

IOTA presents the beta version of Firefly e-wallet

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 24 Mar 2021

Open-source distributed ledger IOTA has presented the beta version of e-wallet Firefly, which will include an app that will form the basis of an IOTA-based ecosystem.

mobile banking, DeFi, e-wallet, online banking

PEAKDEFI launches token on Binance Smart Chain

News | Cryptocurrencies | 22 Mar 2021

Decentralised asset management fund PEAKDEFI has announced launching its tokens on the Binance Smart Chain.

Token, DeFi, cryptocurrency, tokenization

SushiSwap launches on Avalanche

News | Cryptocurrencies | 17 Mar 2021

SushiSwap, an automated market-making (AMM) decentralized exchange (DEX), has expanded with Avalanche’s decentralised finance (DeFi) ecosystem.

Ethereum, DeFi, cryptocurrency exchange

INATBA renews criticism of planned EU crypto regulation

News | Cryptocurrencies | 15 Mar 2021

The International Association for Trusted Blockchain Applications (INATBA) has reiterated its criticism of the EU’s crypto regulation project.

cryptocurrency, regulation, DeFi, blockchain

DeFi lending protocol Alchemix raises USD 4.9 mln in funding

News | Cryptocurrencies | 15 Mar 2021

Decentralised finance (DeFi) lending protocol Alchemix has completed a USD 4.9 million funding raise led by CMS, Alameda Research and Immutable Capital.

funding, DeFi, tokenization

Stablecoin project Fei Labs gets USD 19 mln funding

News | Cryptocurrencies | 09 Mar 2021

Fei Labs, a project said-to-be building a more capital-efficient decentralised stablecoin, has raised USD 19 million in funding. 

funding, Token, DeFi, stablecoin, digital assets

Taurus Group integrates DeFi Aave Protocol in asset infrastructure

News | Cryptocurrencies | 09 Mar 2021

Switzerland-based fintech Taurus Group has integrated the DeFi Aave Protocol into its asset infrastructure, allowing banks and exchanges to deposit and borrow digital assets.

Taurus Group, digital assets, blockchain, DeFi, tokenization

Blockpass, EasyFi partner for digital assets lending platform

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 28 Jan 2021

Hong Kong-based Blockpass, which offers on-chain KYC(TM), has announced a partnership with - a Layer 2 DeFi lending protocol for digital assets.

Blockpass, EasyFi, partnership, digital assets, KYC, DeFi, lending, loans, credit, AML, SaaS

BitPay announces WalletConnect integration

News | Cryptocurrencies | 22 Jan 2021

BitPay, a large provider of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency payment services, has announced the integration of WalletConnect into the BitPay Wallet app.

stablecoins, USDC, GUSD, PAX, BUSD, BitPay, DeFi, BitPay Wallet App

Cryptocurrencies rally on in 2020, and 2021 could be even bigger

Voice of the Industry | Cryptocurrencies | 07 Jan 2021

As crypto is gaining momentum, Marie Tatibouet, CMO at, a global digital asset exchange, shares with The Paypers crypto 2020 trends and what’s next in 2021

decentralised trading, trends, cryptocurrency, crypto trends, digital assets, DeFi, Marie Tatibouet, CBDC, Square, PayPal, Bitcoin, Diem

Cordite Society launches Corda Network digital currency

News | Cryptocurrencies | 20 Oct 2020

Cordite Society, a co-operative society registered in the UK, has launched XDC, the first Corda Network digital currency, according to the official press release.

DeFi, stablecoin, cryptocurrency, Token, Cordite Society, UK, Corda, blockchain, R3, CBDC rolls out hardware wallet with fingerprint recognition technology

News | Cryptocurrencies | 15 Oct 2020, a global digital asset exchange, has announced the launch of its hardware wallet, Wallet S1, to help users store their assets and private keys.

BTC, ETH, EOS, digital assets, DeFi, hardware wallet,, Wallet S1, private key, digital asset exchange

The American Central Bank Digital Currency plan – quiet, powerful, imminent

Voice of the Industry | Cryptocurrencies | 02 Sep 2020

Douwe Lycklama, Innopay: After years of cash reduction in favour of commercial banks debt money, now central banks can regain some of their position once held in a cash society

Douwe Lycklama, Innopay, CBDC, central bank digital currency, programmable money, digital wallet, tokens, decentralised finance, DeFi, US, Central banks