This week, our partner company RAAY Real Estate GmbH, launches Connex Coin, its first security token.Connex Coin is Germany‘s first security token that qualifies as a productive investment and is fully compliant with EU regulations. At EXPO REAL 2019, Europe’s largest real estate fair, RAAY RE presented first details of this project. In February, the token […]

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When Macky Sall, President of the Republic of Senegal, personally launched the project ‚Cité Baraka‘ on April 27, 2017, few had thought that in March, 2018, the construction of the first six buildings would be started, and in February, 2020, the Soreba Manager, a blockchain-based payment solution, would be in place to allow for secure, […]

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Climate crisis has made environmental, social and governance factors a force in investing: Asset managers managing over $3 trillion of institutional assets use ESG scoring systems to track their potential investment targets’ behaviour regarding environmental, social and governance factors. Chris Hohn, the head of hedge fund ICI, has announced to vote against the directors of […]

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Due to time constraints, and the assumed short attention span of our dear readers, we provide you with the shortest possible review of the year 2019: Our 2019 Stories: KOSMoS Research Project Datarella New Website Certified Blockchain & DLT Manager UX In Decentralised Systems XSC Smart Wallet – Gamify Employee Health Incentives Code Is Not […]

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Michael Reuter, CEO and Co-founder of Datarella, becomes an Advisor with Outlier Ventures, a London-based investor in technologies for an open data economy. Along with Outlier’s Senior Management, he plays a key role in developing Convergence Alliance CA, a unique community of open source protocols, enterprise, start-ups, government bodies and academia leading the next phase […]

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In its purest form, a blockchain is a public, permissionless network. Equipped with a consensus mechanism and an underlying incentive scheme that motivates participants to act in a fair and healthy way, making the network robust. However, most so-called enterprise blockchains, i.e. DLT networks built in and for companies, are neither public, nor permissionless. Nearly […]

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Banking the Unbanked always refers to human beings and their enablement to participate in the global financial system by providing them with bank accounts. In this post, I argue for banking unbanked devices, i.e. machines, that are connected through the internet — the Internet of Things IoT. Globalization has made our world a smaller place: through the […]

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Since the advent of the internet aka Web 1.0, internet users have been enabled to shop online and to receive information from all over the world with a few mouse clicks. Since Web 2.0, users could actively participate by producing and sharing content, information and opinions over the web, and through this build their own […]

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Admittedly, I borrowed this title from a recently published article on Forbes. The auther‘s point why investment in blockchain technology has never been so high is because an absolute majority of enterprises are actively working on use cases and solutions in the fields of utilities, healthcare, payments, supply-chain management, government and agriculture. What is missing […]

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