Ivan on Tech and COO of Microsoft CEE Urge Swedish Minister to Digitize Sweden

Ivan on Tech and COO of Microsoft CEE Urge Swedish Minister to Digitize Sweden

The Swedish IT sector is facing a significant future skills labor shortage, as it needs approximately 70,000 additional people until 2022. A group of representatives from the Swedish IT industry has now published a joint opinion piece urging the Swedish government to act. The opinion piece was published on the Swedish tech site Breakit, and … Continue reading Ivan on Tech and COO of Microsoft CEE Urge Swedish Minister to Digitize Sweden

The Central Bank In Sweden Might Be The Worlds First Country To Create A National Digital Currency

Sweden has started to develop a digital currency, e-Krona, since the society in the country use less and less cash. At first, the e-Krona is going to be used alongside cash but might eventually be the only currency used, according to the Swedish news outlet Dagens Nyheter. News broke yesterday that Sweden might be the … Continue reading The Central Bank In Sweden Might Be The Worlds First Country To Create A National Digital Currency

Sweden is Gathering the International Blockchain Community in Stockholm

Today, Sweden is ranked as a world-leading player in production as well as the adoption of new technologies and technical innovations. The government has repeatedly pointed out how new technology is crucial for the future of the country and that it should exploit the potential of digitization. Sweden stands to gain a lot from the … Continue reading Sweden is Gathering the International Blockchain Community in Stockholm

Swedish Crypto Exchange BTCX Prepares For IPO

Swedish Crypto Exchange BTCX Prepares For IPO

The Swedish cryptocurrency exchange BTCX is preparing for an upcoming stock exchange listing. This comes as the company has already conducted a substantial funding round. Moreover, observers note that this could serve to legitimize the entire sector. Crypto exchange BTCX hopes for an IPO before summer  BTCX is Sweden’s oldest cryptocurrency company, and is a … Continue reading Swedish Crypto Exchange BTCX Prepares For IPO