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Will Ethereum Hard Fork? DAO Attack Prompts Heated Debate

By Editorial Staff | Jul 15, 2016

[ad_1] Key stakeholders behind the alternative blockchain platform ethereum are debating changes to the platform’s code after millions of dollars in ether were diverted from a major project by an alleged attacker. [ad_2] Source link

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The DAO Attacker Open Letter to the DAO and the Ethereum community

By Editorial Staff | Jul 15, 2016

[ad_1] To the DAO and the Ethereum community, I have carefully examined the code of The DAO and decided to participate after finding the feature where splitting is rewarded with additional ether. I have made use of this feature and have rightfully claimed 3,641,694 ether, and would like to thank the DAO for this reward.…

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Israel's Fintech Scene Is Flourishing

By Editorial Staff | Jul 15, 2016

[ad_1] Israel may seem like an unlikely place for a budding fintech community. It’s mostly desert, and located in an area of the world not exactly known for its technological innovation. [ad_2] Source link

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15 FinTech Accelerators in the US to Embrace Innovation in 2016

By Editorial Staff | Jul 15, 2016

[ad_1] This article contains an overview of 15 FinTech accelerators in the US startups should consider to foster their growth. [ad_2] Source link

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Bank of England jumps on the fintech accelerator bandwagon

By Editorial Staff | Jul 15, 2016

[ad_1] The Bank of England (BoE) will launch its own fintech accelerator to harness innovation for central banking. Fintech firms will be invited to carry out a proof of concept with the BoE. The bank will then act as a reference site for these companies. [ad_2] Source link

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Asian Tech Corporates’ Fintech Bets: Where Rakuten, RenRen, And Tencent Are Investing

By Editorial Staff | Jul 15, 2016

[ad_1] As illustrated in our Pulse of Fintech Report, funding to VC-backed fintech companies globally was up significantly in the last quarter, rising to $5.7B in Q1’16 from $3.1B in Q4’15. Asian tech corporates are among the investors that have been finding opportunity in fintech, betting on startups both within their region and outside of…

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Meet the 9 startups selected for UOB’s FinLab accelerator programme

By Editorial Staff | May 24, 2016

UOB kicked off its inaugural The FinLab accelerator programme last week, with nine companies participating in a three-month programme focussed on the financial sector. With over 300 participants from over 20 countries applying for the programme, e27 wrote up short profiles on the companies that made the cut. Read more at Meet the 9 startups…

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