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Klean Industries Blockchain Solution Nominated for Business Innovation Award

Klean Industries Inc. ("Klean"), a cleantech company specialized in the conversion of waste into energy and recovered resources, is pleased to announce that they...

CBDC a ‘Very High Priority’ to Combat Bad Private Sector Money

Cryptocurrency stablecoins could become systemically important overnight, says United States Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, and that’s why the Fed is determined to get...

JPMorgan Provides $100M Financing Facility for Blockchain Mortgage Platform Figure

Blockchain mortgage platform Figure says it has closed a $100 million financing facility for its mortgage products from investment bank JPMorgan. Platform owner Figure Technologies...

Market Recovery to Underpin Rise in Sukuk Issuance in 2021 –...

The global volume of Islamic bond, or sukuk, issuances is projected to rise in 2021 following an expected market and economic recovery in core...

JPMorgan Strategists Say U.S. ETF Could Sap Bitcoin Price

U.S. approval of a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund could weigh on the digital coin’s price in the short term, according to JPMorgan Chase & Co. That’s...

Bitcoin Tops $40,000 for the First Time, Pushing the Value of...

There’s never been a lack of skepticism surrounding cryptocurrency. And it’s fair to say the jury still wavers at times. But with 2021 just...