• Wellington Blockchain Meetup August 2017 Summary

    After an interesting couple of weeks where the invention of another bitcoin, BitcoinCash or BCH arrived on the scene, the Wellington community turned out to talk bitcoin and blockchains again. It was another good solid turn out where just under 50 people participated with around 70% of them first timers which was great to see. […]

  • Wellington Blockchain Meetup July 2017 Summary

    Just under 70 people turned out on a cold winters night at Bizdojo to the Wellington blockchain meetup on Wednesday night. It was the meetup’s biggest turn out to date.   This month was a little different with Mark Pascall giving a detailed talk on “A beginners guide to wallets, buying bitcoin/ether and trading tokens”. […]

  • Wellington Blockchain Meetup June 2017 Summary

    The June Wellington Blockchain meetup was held last night at BizDojo with a great turn out of about 55 people. What was interesting was that about 40 of them were first timers which was amazing to see! Mark (organizer NZ blockchain conference) kicked things off with a summary of the event and noted that slides […]

  • IMF to Co-Host Blockchain Seminar Next Month

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Dubai’s Ministry of Finance are to co-host a FinTech seminar focusing on blockchain and digital currencies next month. The mid-February event, announced today, will include notable speakers such as IMF managing director Christine Lagarde, Luxembourg minister of finance Pierre Gramegna, and Dubai minister of state for financial affairs Obaid Humaid […]

  • Nasdaq Declares Blockchain Voting Trial a ‘Success’

    Exchange operator Nasdaq has released its conclusions about a blockchain e-voting trial it conducted in Estonia last year. A new Nasdaq report, published today, details the project, which it unveiled in February 2016. At the time, the company’s officials said they hoped to reduce both the complexity and cost of organizing shareholder votes as part of a bid to boost overall participation. […]

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