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Andorra Telecom to Integrate Blockchain into its Internal Processes

Andorra Telecom has partnered with a Spanish non-profit association to integrate blockchain technology into its internal processes. The company, which is the national telecom...

Why Green Bonds Could Be Key to Fighting Climate Change

Finance has a role to play in confronting climate change, and green bonds could be one of the tools to do it. The idea behind green bonds is...

German Energy Company Issues €1bn Worth of Green Bonds with Help...

Global firm Clifford Chance has advised German energy company EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg on its issuance of green bonds worth a total of €1bn. EnBW's green bonds are...

AWS Backs $100,000 Competition to ‘Change the Face of Blockchain’

The problem: Given 1024-bit input x, compute the verifiable delay function ‘h=x^(2^t) mod N’ as fast as possible. t=2^30 N=12406669568412474139879892740481443274469842712573568412813185506497689533 7309138910015071214657674309443149407457493434579063840841220334555160125016 3310409336906745695712173376302391915172057213101976083872398463643608502208 9677296497856968322944926681990341411705803010652807392863301711868982662559 4484331 If you can understand the above, you...

EIB Set to Finance Biggest Wind Power Infrastructure Projects in Spain

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is set to finance one of the biggest wind power infrastructure projects in Spain to date: the construction of 21 wind farms in Andalusia, Asturias, Castilla-La...

Turkish Miner Hires JPMorgan to Raise $250 Million From Sukuk

Turkey’s Eti Krom AS hired JPMorgan Chase & Co. to raise $250 million from its first sale of dollar-denominated Islamic bonds. The ferro-chrome producer, based in the...