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Blockchain Supports Surge in Online Gambling and Gaming

The global COVID-19 pandemic and the resultant lockdowns and shelter-at-home orders, which shuttered casinos and brick-and-mortar betting stores, could prove to be the tipping point for...

Transactive Blockchain Platform Updated by LO3 Energy

Blockchain pioneer LO3 Energy has announced updates to its Pando energy marketplace and migrated it onto the Energy Web Chain platform. Pando is a blockchain...

Equinix Issues its First Green Bond for €1bn

Equinix (Nasdaq: EQIX) has announced that it priced $1.85 billion in bonds, including $1.35 billion in its inaugural green bond offering. This is the data...

The $2.5t Islamic Finance Sector to Rebound Gradually

The $2.5 trillion global Islamic finance industry is on course to return to slow growth in 2021 after recovering from Covid-imposed lockdowns and subsequent...

Bank of America Sells $2 Billion of Bonds to Help Fight...

Bank of America Corp. raised $2 billion in the debt markets on Tuesday, with the funding slated to help combat income and social inequality...

Fitch Named Best Islamic Finance Rating Agency by GIFA 2020

Fitch Ratings has been recognised as the Best Islamic Finance Rating Agency by the Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA) 2020. The objective of GIFA is...