Lars Nordmark

The Future Of Enterprise Blockchains
Blockchain
The Future Of Enterprise Blockchains
Many people are familiar with Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, but not as many know how the use of blockchain in business is currently changing the world. While blockchain technology isn’t widely adopted, the application of the technology in other areas than cryptocurrency is getting more traction. While an enterprise blockchain and a cryptocurrency both are decentralized ledgers, the most significant difference between an enterprise blockchain and a cryptocurrency is that cryptocurrency…
Financial Service Giant With Over $10 Trillion In Investor Assets Enters Cryptocurrency
Bitcoin
Financial Service Giant With Over $10 Trillion In Investor Assets Enters Cryptocurrency
Northern Trust – a company in charge of over $10 trillion in investors assets – have started handling cryptocurrencies for their investors. While their hedge fund services don’t have direct custody over the cryptocurrencies themselves, they are focused on helping their customers account for their cryptocurrency investment. In a Forbes interview, the president of Northern Trusts corporate and institutional services, Pete Cherecwich, said that Northern Trust has been helping three…
Bitcoin Could See A 500% Price Increase If ETF Is Approved According To Study
Bitcoin
Bitcoin Could See A 500% Price Increase If ETF Is Approved According To Study
A study from Tom Alford at TotalCrypto.io predicts a 500% increase in Bitcoin if the SEC would approve a Bitcoin ETF. There are multiple ETFs under review by the SEC, but the ETF that seems most likely to be approved is the one submitted by CBOE Global Markets. A previous application made by the Winklevoss twins, owners of the cryptocurrency exchange Gemini, was rejected twice by the SEC who cited…
Ethereum is Being Used to Circumvent Government Censorship in China to Warn Against Ineffective Vaccines
Ethereum
Ethereum is Being Used to Circumvent Government Censorship in China to Warn Against Ineffective Vaccines
China was recently struck by a scandal involving one of the country’s big pharmaceutical companies. The scandal erupted when officials in the Jilin province found that Changsheng Biotechnology Co. had sold over 250’000 faulty rabies vaccines intended for children. The investigation is still ongoing, and the extension of it could eventually be tied to even more vaccines. The faulty vaccines have not been tied to any deaths yet, but the…