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London/Luxembourg Start-Up To Use Blockchain For Social Good

Launched in 2016, a London/Luxembourg start-up is planning to use the blockchain to create a new kind of bank that will help tackle global poverty. Humaniq is designed for those who don’t possess identification, with the mobile app utilizing a new reputation concept based on facial recognition for identity management. The fourth-generation mobile bank is […]


A Deadly Cyber Attack Is Spreading Internationally

A massive ransomware attack is threatening to wreak havoc across the globe yet again. Businesses and government agencies have been hit with a variation of the Petya ransomware — that is, malware that holds crucial files hostage. The malware is demanding $300 in bitcoin before victims can regain access according to CNET. The new ransomware, […]


Swiss Fintech Expands Growth in Asia

Lykke, a Swiss Fintech company building a global blockchain-powered marketplace, is accelerating its growth with the announcement of a new director to its Singapore office. Zug based fintech firm Lykke is building a global marketplace for the free exchange of financial assets, using blockchain technology pioneered by Bitcoin. With the addition of a Singapore office […]


Luxembourg to Launch Cybersecurity Centre in 2017

Luxembourg is to create a cybersecurity centre in 2017 to further information security in the public and private sector, it was announced on Tuesday. The aim of the centre would be to increase the competitive advantage of Luxembourg cybersecurity in the short term and in the medium term contribute to the development of ecosystems in […]

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