1. Examining Beneficial Ownership Register Adoption in APAC  |  ( Finextra )
In 2014, FATF published a guidance paper, ‘Transparency and Beneficial Ownership’, aimed at assisting countries in implementing measures to address Recommendations 24 and 25 relating to transparency and beneficial ownership of legal persons (R24) and arrangements (R25).
2. TRON [TRX] goes up to secure #9 position as its global rank  |  ( Bitcoin Warrior )
The Founder of TRON, Justin Sun earlier this May, tweeted saying TRON is due to launch a Virtual Machine ‘TronVM’ on May 25th.
3. Fiat Exchange LMAX Launches Crypto Trading to ‘Further Legitimize Market’  |  ( Altcoin Today )
UK: Fiat Exchange LMAX Launches Crypto Trading to ‘Further Legitimize Market’UK trading platform LMAX has announced its entrance into the cryptocurrencymarket, launching an exchange targeting institutional investors, Financial Times reports today, May 21.
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5. ‘Decent Probability’ Bitcoin Price Goes to Zero  |  ( CCN )
AdvertisementAn economist at one of the world’s largest asset managers believes there is a “decent probability” that the bitcoin price will eventually crash to zero.
6. UK Cryptoassets Taskforce meets for the first time  |  ( Finextra )
UK Cryptoassets Taskforce meets for the first timeSource: FCAThe first meeting of the UK’s new Cryptoassets Taskforce took place today.
7. PropTech startup When You Move secures £3 million funding for...  |  ( Finextra )
PropTech startup When You Move secures £3 million funding for UK launchSource: When You MoveA pioneering proptech platform revolutionising the speed in which UK homebuyers and solicitors can process a property transaction launches to market today, fully automating the end-to-end process of UK conveyancing.
8. Genesis Global Trading Joins the League of Bitcoin Businesses Granted New York BitLicense  |  ( BTC Manager )
CEO of Genesis Global Trading, Michael Moro expressed profound satisfaction over the firm’s latest achievement saying:Advertisementadvertisement“We are very pleased that DFS has approved the Genesis Global Trading BitLicense application.
9. Sleeping in His Car and Working Two Jobs: Man Goes All In on Crypto  |  ( Bitcoin.com )
As for his crypto portfolio, the unnamed Canadian is currently pinning his hopes on Collosusxt, Fundrequest, Policypal, and Dero.
10. Cybercrime for the young is on the rise  |  ( Finextra )
Fraudsters contacting young victims directly is another cybercrime on the rise, not through telephone scams, but through social messaging apps.
11. Crack This Puzzle and Win One Bitcoin  |  ( Bitcoinist )
Earlier in the year, a couple finally solved a three-year-old Bitcoin puzzle, claiming the 5 BTC prize that was worth $50,000 at the time.
12. Crack This Puzzle and Win One Bitcoin  |  ( Bitcoinist )
Earlier in the year, a couple finally solved a three-year-old Bitcoin puzzle, claiming the 5 BTC prize that was worth $50,000 at the time.
13. Insurance drones, boots on the ground, and big data  |  ( Finextra )
But the primary issue is the strict regulation, certainly in the UK, that governs the flying of commercial drones.
14. Tron Price Surges 11 Percent Ahead of Mainnet Launch  |  ( CCN )
AdvertisementThe Tron price posted a double-digit percentage rally on Monday, as the much-hyped project moved within 10 days of its official mainnet launch.
15. Bitcoin Took a Hit Last Week But These Cryptos Fared Worse  |  ( Coin Desk )
Bitcoin hogged the limelight in the cryptocurrency markets last week as it fell to one-month lows below $8,000.
16. Bitcoin Miner Puts Billboard Outside Buffett's Office  |  ( BTC Manager )
On May 16, 2018, a cryptocurrency mining company claimed to have put billboards near Warren’s Omaha office, trolling him.
17. Bitcoin Catches Up at $8,500, Tom Lee Admits Wrong Prediction for Consensus 2018 Rally – CoinSpeaker  |  ( CoinSpeaker )
Lee also some of the reasons which caused the resistance for the Bitcoin price rally last week.
18. Cardano [ADA] follow up on their two testnets  |  ( Bitcoin Warrior )
Amidst the launches of the two testnets, Cardano has stolen the limelight this month.
19. Decentralized Gaming Platform Playkey Plans to Buy Back 2,000,000 PKT for up to 2.5 Million Dollars  |  ( News BTC )
From May 29 to June 29, the Playkey decentralized gaming platform plans to buy back PKT on the HitBTC exchange.
20. The Future of Advertisement Intelligence Powered by Blockchain – CoinSpeaker  |  ( CoinSpeaker )
In 2017, digital ad spending amassed $209 bln globally, whereas the amount falling only at TV makes $178 bln.
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22. Jim Fiesel joins Finastra from Calypso  |  ( Finextra )
Jim Fiesel joins Finastra from CalypsoSource: FinastraFinastra today announced that Jim Fiesel has joined the firm as Managing Director of Capital Markets and Lending Sales for the Americas.
23. Liverpool gets first bitcoin ATM  |  ( Finextra )
Liverpool gets first bitcoin ATMSource: AlphavendAlphavend, the UK Digital Currency ATM operator has teamed up with Herman Vapes and just installed the City of Liverpool's first ever Bitcoin ATM in Herman Vapes Cases Street.
24. Getting Blockchain in Gear – CoinSpeaker  |  ( CoinSpeaker )
Founded in 2015, Mercuria Helvetica enables investors to gain exposure to fine collectible cars and have access to their garage across the globe.
25. NEO Price Clings to Positive Momentum Before Markets Take Another Beating  |  ( Altcoin Today )
The positive NEO price momentum is quite intriguing, especially when considering how all of the other markets are evolving as of right now.
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27. Basware launches virtual assistant for procurement  |  ( Finextra )
Basware launches virtual assistant for procurementSource: BaswareBasware, the global leader in networked source-to-pay solutions, e-invoicing and innovative financing services, has launched Basware Assistant, a new chatbot feature within its electronic procurement solution today at IOFM’s AP & P2P Conference & Expo – Spring 2018.
28. Bitcoin Bull Tom Lee Sticks to Strong Forecast Despite Failed Prediction  |  ( CCN )
Lee is “absolutely” sticking to his outlook for $25,000 bitcoin by year-end, saying: “We have to keep in mind … bitcoin at $8,000 and bitcoin at $25,000 ….
29. PinkDate Brings Escort Matchmaking to a Blockchain  |  ( BTC Manager )
The PinkDate ICO: June 2018The PinkDate ICO will launch June 27, 2018.
30. Poland Backpedals on “Irrational” Crypto Tax After Strong Backlash  |  ( Bitcoin.com )
He was commenting on his department’s decision to impose the Polish “Civil Law Transactions Tax” (PCC in Polish) on all crypto transactions.