Stellar Lumens (XLM) Price Surges After Sharia Compliance Certification

The price of XLM has been surging since Stellar’s July 17 announcement of Sharia compliance certification for payments and asset tokenization. This makes Stellar the first DLT (Distributed Ledger Technology) to obtain such certification from the Shariyah Review Bureau (SRB) according to the announcement. As the entire cryptocurrency market has been recovering over the past […]

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Spike in Bitcoin Price & Crypto Market After ETF Mega-Company BlackRock’s Announcement

BlackRock, one of the largest international companies involved in mutual funds, ETFs and closed-end funds confirmed that it has formed a team of financial experts to explore cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. Since the announcement, Bitcoin jumped 4% from $6,377 to $6,627 in just seven hours, according to CoinMarketCap, with the altcoin market seeing gains of […]

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Harvard Undergraduate Blockchain Group (HUBG) Educational Partnership With Reflective Ventures

Harvard University is stepping up its curriculum on blockchain technology, cryptocurrency and investing. In partnership with Reflective Ventures, the Harvard Undergraduate Blockchain Group (HUBG) will offer courses designed to improve cryptocurrency investment literacy. HUBG will provide students with an opportunity to learn the basics of blockchain technology, while engaging organizations and open-source communities. According to […]

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Minerals Industry to Move Metals Supply Chain to Blockchain

Open Mineral, a Swiss trading platform for metal concentrates is bringing together a blockchain consortium to improve mineral supply chains, including trading and logistics. According to Reuters, Open Mineral will collaborate with ConsenSys, a US blockchain startup. Together they will establish Minerac, to optimize mineral trading and supply chains. According to Boris Eykher, CEO of […]

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