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Can Western Union Inspire Mass Crypto Adoption?

Can Western Union Inspire Mass Crypto Adoption?

David Drake | Equities.com |

Western Union could become the first financial services brand to add cryptocurrencies to its international money transfer service.


Why Aren't More Companies Using Blockchain?

Due | Equities.com |

​The blockchain is supposed to be a revolutionary technology, changing the way we think about everything from financial transactions to cybersecurity. Yet only something like 3 percent of Fortune 500 companies are currently using the blockchain as a core p


Decentralized Finance: An Emerging Alternative to the Global Financial System

Visual Capitalist | Equities.com |

What is decentralized finance? Learn how technology is changing the rules of the game, creating the potential for a new financial system to emerge.


Alt 5 Sigma Partners With Equities.com to Offer Digital Asset Trading, Starting With Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Monero, Ripple and Bitcoin SV

Ashley Dunham | Equities.com |

Initial tradeable assets to include Bitcoin, Ether, Litecoin, Monero, Ripple, Bitcoin SV and IOTA


Is 2019 the Year that Blockchain Goes Mainstream? MIT Says So, Here’s Why

David Drake | Equities.com |

The cryptocurrency industry is expected to recover after a tech review done by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) predicted that blockchain is likely to go mainstream this year .


The 5 Ways Banks Must Transform To Thrive in an Era of Cryptocurrency

Due | Equities.com |

​Cryptocurrency has the potential to completely change how our economy functions—and it’s already doing it. That means if banks are going to thrive and survive, they will need to transform.


XRP/USD Spikes by 10.35% as SWIFT Announces DLT Integration Using R3’s Corda

FXStreet | Equities.com |

XRP/USD has increased by 10.35% over the last 24 hours. SWIFT has announced a proof-of-concept (PoC) to trial its GPI link integrated with R3’s Corda platform.


Samsung Embracing Cryptocurrency and the Legitimacy it Lends

Alex Hamilton | Equities.com |

Samsung enters the cryptocurrency debate in a big way, lending greater legitimacy to the currency and wider access to cryptocurrency funds for all.


What Investors Need to Know about Crypto Exchanges

Alex Hamilton | Equities.com |

Here’s what investors need to know about crypto exchanges.


What’s in Store for Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency in 2019?

CommPRO Global, Inc. | Equities.com |

While much of the public focus is on Bitcoin, it's important to remember there are various cryptocurrencies that are expanding and at various stages of development at this time.