The mathematics behind blockchain In a previous Math Investor blog, we described the emerging world of blockchain, emphasizing how it might influence the financial services and investment world. Already numerous firms, including several startup organizations, are pursuing blockchain to facilitate and streamline many types of financial transactions.

BankThink The Hazards of Lending to Bitcoin Users January two 2014, 12:00pm EST Many businesses and consumers have taken an interest in emerging payment systems, such as Bitcoin. Such systems present overlooked legal issues for creditors, particularly with respect to perfection of security interests and recovery of collateral.

The Finish Novice’s Guide to Trading Bitcoins By Steven Hay on January 25, two thousand sixteen – Updated on August 3rd, two thousand seventeen Trading TL;DR version of How to Trade Bitcoin: Table of Contents You can use Bitcoin’s volatility to trade Bitcoin CFDs without wielding actual Bitcoins through companies like Plus500, Avatrade and Fortrade. […]

The 1% don’t use Bitcoin Exchanges Given that the Brexit is still fresh in our minds — the big question of “how will the global financial elite diversify their assets” is one that every money manager and their clients are discussing this weekend. Fine timing for a Bitcoin post! I sent a tweet out earlier […]

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The $1.7 Trillion Reason Banks Choose Blockchain or Distributed Ledger Over Bitcoin Banks know Blockchain is a threat to the linchpin of their economics: the customer relationship, and the $1.7 trillion they made in two thousand fourteen from global payments revenue which is a massive 40% of their annual profits.

Technical Roadblock Might Shatter Bitcoin Wishes by Tom Simonite February 16, 2016 The total value of the digital currency Bitcoin is over $Five billion, reflecting how some people think it will one day become widely useful. But a fresh analysis of the software that powers the currency concludes that Bitcoin needs a finish redesign if […]

Square founder Jack Dorsey talks bitcoin and says blockchain is the ‘next big unlock’ Photo by Douglas Fairbairn/The Computer History Museum If you’ve been hearing or reading a lot about blockchain but you still aren’t entirely certain how to define it, you’re not alone. It’s something that Jack Dorsey, the chief executive officer and chairman […]

Speed learning series et networking – Blockchain edition Speed learning series et networking – Blockchain edition mer. le seven juin 2017, 17:00 – 20:00 HAE Informations sur l'événement Date et heure mer. le seven juin 2017 Endroit Three Place Ville Marie Montreal, QC H3B 2E3 Amis qui participent Se connecter à Facebook

South Korea Starts Investing in a Digital Currency Future South Korea Commences Investing in a Digital Currency Future The fintech industry has been a hot topic of discussion in most Western civilizations, Japan and China for several years now. As these global leaders proceed to expand fintech investment and regulation, others are looking to join […]

Social signals and algorithmic trading of Bitcoin The availability of data on digital traces is growing to unprecedented sizes, but inferring actionable skill from large-scale data is far from being trivial. This is especially significant for computational finance, where digital traces of human behaviour suggest a fine potential to drive trading strategies.