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Goldman Sachs Leads $32 Million Funding Round for Enterprise Blockchain Startup Axoni

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Goldman Sachs Leads $32 Million Funding Round for Enterprise Blockchain Startup Axoni

Enterprise-focused blockchain startup Axoni has raised $32 million in a funding round led by Goldman Sachs, joined by JPMorgan, Wells Fargo, Citigroup and others
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ICOs Can ‘Prove Their Legitimacy’ Under New Crowdfunding Rules, Says EU Lawmaker

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ICOs Can ‘Prove Their Legitimacy’ Under New Crowdfunding Rules, Says EU Lawmaker

New draft regulatory framework for crowdfunding represents an “opportunity” for “ICOs that want to prove their legitimacy,” says EU lawmaker
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Microsoft’s Two New Patents Fuse Blockchain Tech With Trusted Computing Techniques

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Microsoft’s Two New Patents Fuse Blockchain Tech With Trusted Computing Techniques

Two new patents from Microsoft reveal that the tech giant is looking to bolster the security of its consortium blockchain solutions with the use of trusted computing techniques
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China’s IT Ministry Makes Blockchain, Data Security Focus of One of Its Key Labs for 2018

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China’s IT Ministry Makes Blockchain, Data Security Focus of One of Its Key Labs for 2018

China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology has included a blockchain lab focused on data security on the list of its key labs for 2018
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Cryptos See Widespread Green, But Total Market Cap Remains Close to 3-Month Low

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Cryptos See Widespread Green, But Total Market Cap Remains Close to 3-Month Low

The market picture: virtually all top 100 cryptos see green on the day, though total market cap remains close to its 3-month low
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FinCEN Director: Agency Receives 1,500 Suspicious Activity Reports on Crypto per Month

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FinCEN Director: Agency Receives 1,500 Suspicious Activity Reports on Crypto per Month

The director of the U.S. Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) says that the agency has seen a surge in filings of crypto-related Suspicious Activity Reports
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Japan’s Financial Watchdog Publishes Results of Its On-Site Crypto Exchange Inspections

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Japan’s Financial Watchdog Publishes Results of Its On-Site Crypto Exchange Inspections

Japan’s Financial Services Agency, has published the results of its on-site inspections of crypto exchanges, saying it plans to bolster regulatory oversight
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China Issues First Tax Authority-Approved Invoice on Blockchain

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China Issues First Tax Authority-Approved Invoice on Blockchain

The first tax authority-approved digital invoice on the blockchain has been issued in Shenzhen, as part of a pilot ecosystem co-developed by Tencent and Chinese authorities
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Crypto Markets Attempt Recovery, Bitcoin Circles $6,500 Support

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Crypto Markets Attempt Recovery, Bitcoin Circles $6,500 Support

Crypto markets are today attempting to hold gains as they stake their recovery, with Bitcoin circling the $6,500 support
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India: Government to Consider Allowing Crypto Tokens, But Not Cryptocurrencies

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India: Government to Consider Allowing Crypto Tokens, But Not Cryptocurrencies

The Indian government is reportedly considering whether to allow crypto tokens — not cryptocurrencies — to be used in the country, based on proposals from an inter-ministerial committee
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