Nasdaq Is Taking Blockchain From the Lab to Estonia

Just recently, Nasdaq announced in an official statement that its blockchain ledger technology, Linq, was able to successfully complete and record a private securities transaction – the first of its kind using blockchain technology. Blockchain startup Chain documented the issuance of shares to a private investor using Nasdaq's blockchain-enabled technology. It...

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BBVA's FinTech Fund Has Been Increased to $250M

BBVA announced an increase in its financial technology (FinTech) fund to $250M and a partnership with Propel Venture Partners (Propel). BBVA will invest its $250M in Propel’s funds as a limited partner, and Propel will manage the investment independently in a move designed to ensure that the capital continues to...

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