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Westpac mess highlights broader tech struggle ( 12/02/2019 - 12:08am
The most obvious example is cryptocurrency, with Bitcoin having the status as the currency of choice for crooks ranging from ransomware scammers to drug and arms dealers on the dark web. While bitcoin ...,, Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Dark Web, Hackers
As Morrison slams Westpac, anti-money laundering laws lag behind ( 11/29/2019 - 12:04am
Figures released on Thursday by US-based crypto-intelligence firm CipherTrace found that two-thirds of the world’s top 120 digital currency exchanges have weak Know Your Customer (KYC) policies, and ...,, CipherTrace, Crypto, Digital Currency, KYC, Laundering
HSBC swaps paper for blockchain to track $20b ( 11/27/2019 - 3:15am
London | HSBC aims to shift $US20 billion ($29 billion) worth of assets to a new blockchain-based custody platform by March, in one of the biggest deployments yet of the widely-hyped but still ..., Banking Cartel,, Blockchain, Platform, Shift
Forrest urges government to treat tech giants as publishers ( 11/26/2019 - 4:51pm
The image of the Fortescue Metals founder and chairman has recently been used to facilitate cryptocurrency scams. "I’m saying they must be regulated like a normal publisher. They’re no different to ...,, Cryptocurrency
How a fintech tried to solve Westpac's AUSTRAC mess ( 11/26/2019 - 1:28pm
HSBC is the only bank to have adopted the Identitii software to attach more data to some payment instructions sent over the SWIFT network. It is believed this is the first deployment of a live ..., Banking Cartel,, Network
CEO Of Australia's 2nd Largest Bank Resigns Following 23 Million Criminal Breaches ( 11/25/2019 - 4:30pm
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Stocks climb to records amid renewed optimism ( 11/25/2019 - 4:10am
West Texas-grade oil futures drifted. Bitcoin dropped as much as 11 per cent before paring the decline. The S&P 500 Index advanced 0.7 per cent to 3,130.67 as of 10.44 am New York time, the highest on ...,, Bitcoin, Futures, Stocks, United States
Is blockchain the way out of the dirty money trail? - The Australian Financial Review ( 11/21/2019 - 8:00am
Is blockchain the way out of the dirty money trail? The Australian Financial Review, Blockchain
Is blockchain the way out of the dirty money trail? ( 11/21/2019 - 12:03am
Indeed, even though blockchain has been much maligned recently for its socially questionable use in cryptocurrency, we believe that making international payments safer and more compliant is arguably ...,, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, International...
Lessons from most trolled fundie ( 11/17/2019 - 12:03am
ARK’s investment philosophy is built around five key disruptive technologies: DNA sequencing; collaborative robots; energy storage (such as electric and autonomous vehicles); artificial intelligence; ..., Ark,
Rob Jesudason says blockchain is still in its infancy - The Australian Financial Review ( 11/15/2019 - 12:45am
Rob Jesudason says blockchain is still in its infancy The Australian Financial Review, Blockchain
Business must change for the AI era ( 11/11/2019 - 5:43pm
Asked what she believed were the most important areas for the future of business technology, Ms Rometty described the “ABCDQ” of technology as being: AI, blockchain, cloud computing, data and quantum ...,, Blockchain, Change, Cloud, ERA, Quantum
Chinese meat-lovers have no beef with Australian politics ( 11/10/2019 - 12:06am
You have to be agile," he says. Both brothers have lived in China, which gives them an advantage. Their company also started using blockchain technology three months ago to help customers authenticate ...,, Blockchain, China
Is the reign of the US dollar coming to an end? ( 11/06/2019 - 11:40am
For all the associated innovation evident since the launch of the decentralised blockchain-based currency Bitcoin in 2009, the arrival of modern cryptocurrencies has had essentially zero impact on the ..., Altcoins,, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Innovations, Zero
McAfee says everyone will use crypto and big tech is no problem ( 11/05/2019 - 3:01pm
Whilst hiding from global authorities, McAfee has become an outspoken propoent of bitcoin and cryptocurrencies generally, ran as a candidate in the 2016 US election and has already mounted his ..., Altcoins,, Bitcoin, Crypto
Chi-X calls for more ACCC oversight of ASX ( 10/29/2019 - 8:02pm
The rival exchange operator says it is being prevented from using the ASX's new blockchain to innovate in post-trade services, and wants the ASX's clearing and settlement operations to be separated ...,, Blockchain, Exchange
Explained: How ASX's blockchain will change finance ( 10/27/2019 - 2:10am
So could the renewed lobbying push by Computershare, Link Market Services and other various industry groups for more oversight of ASX's blockchain project be more about their concerns over getting ...,, Blockchain, Change, Market
Explained: How ASX's blockchain will change finance - The Australian Financial Review ( 10/25/2019 - 3:00am
Explained: How ASX's blockchain will change finance The Australian Financial Review, Blockchain, Change
Facebook could do to banks what it did to newspapers ( 10/24/2019 - 1:34pm
It's almost enough to make you wish for a decentralized currency. Elaine Ou is a Bloomberg Opinion columnist. She is a blockchain engineer at Global Financial Access in San Francisco. Previously she ...,, Blockchain, Decentralized, Facebook
ASX to rise, Wall St edge higher ( 10/23/2019 - 10:38am
Bitcoin dropped as much as 10% as Facebook's Libra was hammered once again by US lawmakers during testimony by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to the House Financial Services Committee. With a dearth of ...,, Bitcoin, CEO, Facebook, Important People, Libra
Bitcoin extends retreat, seen below $US7000 ( 10/23/2019 - 7:49am
Earlier the cryptocurrency touched its lowest level since May. We remain risk-off for bitcoin and crypto but see a higher probability of conditions improving within the next 10 weeks. Thus, bitcoin ...,, Bitcoin, Crypto, Cryptocurrency
ASX to rise, Wall St mixed ( 10/23/2019 - 7:29am
Earnings continue to accelerate with more mixed results. Microsoft reports after the closing bell. Bitcoin dropped as much as 10% as Facebook's Libra was hammered once again by US lawmakers during ...,, Bitcoin, Facebook, Libra
ASX blockchain critics call for more oversight ( 10/21/2019 - 6:50pm
Shareholder registries, securities industry and consumer lobby groups say the cost of introducing blockchain technology into the equities market could outweigh the savings for investors because the ...,, Blockchain, Market
ASX to rise; Aussie dollar edges higher ( 10/21/2019 - 10:09am
It is feasible the ASX’s blockchain-based distributed ledger technology could be used to replace the work done by share registries, which enjoy about $500 million a year in revenue from being the ...,, Blockchain, Distributed, Distributed Ledger, Ledger, Ledger
ASX to rise, Wall St gets trade boost ( 10/21/2019 - 6:12am
Alarm at ASX's blockchain armageddon: As the ASX moves towards the pointy end of replacing Australia’s equity clearing and settlement system it is suddenly dawning on a range of market participants ..., Australia,, Blockchain, Market
Law firm disrupters make their colleagues nervous ( 10/20/2019 - 2:06am
Nick Abrahams is on a mission to turn professionals who are "praying" technology won't affect their jobs into "players" who can talk AI and blockchain. James Alcock But Norton Rose Fulbright's global ...,, Blockchain
Australia's Perth Mint is the first digital gold token on a public blockchain (Ethereum) backed by a government-guaranteed gold. ( 10/15/2019 - 11:29pm
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Mastercard, Visa, eBay and Stripe quit Facebook’s Libra ( 10/15/2019 - 11:49am
“Visa’s continued interest in Libra stems from our belief that well-regulated blockchain-based networks could extend the value of secure digital payments to a greater number of people and places, ...,, Blockchain, Libra
Facebook's Libra plans unravel ( 10/15/2019 - 11:42am
The cost of cross-border payments is already falling. Ripple, a San Francisco-based company, uses distributed-ledger technology and a proprietary cryptocurrency to facilitate transfers between ...,, Cryptocurrency, Distributed, Ledger, Ledger, Libra, Ripple, XRP
Bitcoin criminals DD4BC target financial markets as attacks rise ( 09/27/2015 - 6:29am
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Australian Competition and Consumer Commission Considers Inquiry Into Australian Banks' Bitcoin Bans ( 09/22/2015 - 12:09pm
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ACCC considers inquiry into banks' bitcoin ban ( 09/22/2015 - 8:09am
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Looks like Banks are realising the threat cryptos like Bitcoin and Dogecoin etc represent to their control , lots of news on banks adopting blockchain and others trying to shut it down .... napster anyone ?? ( 09/21/2015 - 7:00am
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Big Australian banks stun bitcoin companies by closing their accounts ( 09/21/2015 - 5:05am
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Bitcoin could disrupt banks warns Westpac boss ( 09/08/2015 - 6:21am
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Bitcoin recognition not soon enough ( 08/06/2015 - 5:18am
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How China's new online payment limit will hit Alibaba's Alipay and Tencent's TenPay. Chinese Bitcoin users are not affected. ( 08/05/2015 - 11:43pm
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Bitcoin's slow journey to the mainstream takes an important step (The Australian Financial Review) ( 08/03/2015 - 11:39am
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Bitcoin's slow journey to the mainstream takes an important step | ( 08/03/2015 - 10:16am
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Bitcoin slowly moves towards the mainstream ( 07/01/2015 - 5:54am
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Westpac, ANZ trial Ripple payments, but big four reluctant on bitcoin ( 06/09/2015 - 12:44am
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Are bitcoin and the banks worth it or a waste of time? ( 06/05/2015 - 2:24am
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Commonwealth Bank to embrace Bitcoin and air miles as fintech goes mainstream ( 06/01/2015 - 4:59am
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