Crypto Fund AG, a subsidiary of the Crypto Finance Group (CFG), received a license from the Swiss Financial Markets Supervisory Authority (FINMA) to launch investment vehicles for qualified investors.
The University of Texas at Austin will receive investment from Ripple within 5 years for research on blockchain technology under the Blockchain Initiative.
EYEO, the developer of the popular ad blocker extension, intends to use the blockchain technology for the Trusted News browser extension.
BTC City Ljubljana is going to be the first crypto-friendly mall in the world. The management of the largest shopping centre in Ljubljana creates favourable conditions for cryptocurrency payments, significantly expanding the number of outlets that accept virtual currencies.
A research organization of the European Union, the EU Observatory and Forum, which is studying the distributed ledger technologies, as well as digital currencies, has published the announcement of the AMA session (Ask me anything) in Twitter, which will be held on June 18.
Ant Financial, the payment systems operator of the Chinese Internet giant Alibaba, has attracted more than $14 billion to develop blockchain technology solutions.