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    20 DIVIDEND STOCKS WITH ‘HEADROOM’ TO PAY INVESTORS EVEN MORE

    Feb 22, 2019

    When selecting dividend stocks, it’s critical to take a long, hard look at a company and consider how well the dividend is supported. A dividend cut is a dire scenario. There is no way to be absolutely certain a company won’t lower its payout, but extra homework will reduce that risk. In...

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    THAILAND GREEN LIGHTS ISSUANCE AND TRADING OF BLOCKCHAIN SECURITIES

    Feb 22, 2019

    The Thai government is moving to allow blockchain-based securities to be issued and traded in the country.According to a report from Bangkok Post on Friday, Thailand’s National Legislative Assembly has approved an amendment to the Securities and Exchange Act legalizing the issuance of tokenize...

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    CASPERLABS IS BUILDING A POS BLOCKCHAIN WITH HELP FROM ETHEREUM’S VLAD ZAMFIR

    Feb 22, 2019

    A new startup called CasperLabs has launched with the aim of building a new blockchain based on a version of proof-of-stake (PoS), the experimental consensus protocol most associated with ethereum. Ethereum Foundation researcher Vlad Zamfir will serve as lead consensus protocol architect of the comp...

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    SPANISH TELECOM GIANT TO TRIAL BLOCKCHAIN CONSUMER DATA MARKETPLACE

    Feb 21, 2019

    Spanish telecom multinational Telefonica is to trial a blockchain-based platform that lets users sell their personal information.The news was announced by Wibson, which offers a decentralized data marketplace that allows individuals to sell “validated” private information for a profit. T...

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    OHIO EYES POTENTIAL BLOCKCHAIN BENEFITS IN REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS

    Feb 21, 2019

    A group of county auditors in the U.S. state of Ohio has launched a study of the benefits blockchain tech might bring to property transactions. The County Auditors’ Association of Ohio (CAAO) announced Wednesday that it has formed a working group to determine how blockchain tech can be impleme...

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    OVERSTOCK CEO ELECTRIFIES AT INVESTMENT BANK OPPENHEIMER’S BLOCKCHAIN EVENT

    Feb 21, 2019

    “Warning! This is all risky, it may all fail.”That was how Patrick Byrne, CEO of Overstock, concluded his keynote about investing in blockchain at a Wednesday event in New York hosted by investment bank and brokerage Oppenheimer & Co. Unusually formal in a suit and tie, Byrne electri...

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    MARKETS RIGHT NOW: S&P 500 BREAKS A 3-DAY WINNING STREAK

    Feb 21, 2019

    The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.Stocks are closing lower on Wall Street, breaking a three-day winning streak for the S&P 500.The modest decline in the benchmark index Thursday marked only the fourth loss this month.The losses were broad, with health care s...

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    UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN CONSIDERS FURTHER INVESTMENT IN A16Z’S CRYPTO FUND

    Feb 21, 2019

    The University of Michigan, which has an endowment valued at about $12 billion, is considering further investing in Andreessen Horowitz’s crypto fund, a16z.According to a board of regents meeting agenda published on Tuesday, the university previously committed $3 million to Horowitz’s $3...

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    DIGITAL ASSET’S EUROPE HEAD IS LATEST TO LEAVE ENTERPRISE BLOCKCHAIN STARTUP

    Feb 21, 2019

    The upheaval continues at enterprise blockchain company Digital Asset (DA), with the news that Gavin Wells will step down from his role as head of Europe next month. Oliver Hugh-Jones, head of business development for Europe, will assume all of Wells’ client-facing responsibilities, a spokeswo...

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    BRAZILIAN BANK AIMS TO RAISE $15 MILLION THROUGH SECURITY TOKEN OFFERING

    Feb 21, 2019

    A Brazilian investment bank is planning to raise millions of dollars through the offering of a security token.In an announcement Thursday, Banco BTG Pactual said it will back its blockchain-based token with distressed Brazilian real estate assets, with the expectation of raising up to $15 million. I...

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    STOCKS CLOSE LOWER AFTER WEAK ECONOMIC REPORTS

    Feb 21, 2019

    Stocks ended lower Thursday after the release of lackluster U.S. economic data and amid ongoing trade discussions between the Trump administration and its Chinese counterparts. The Dow lost 103 points as Walgreens Boots Alliance lagged. The S&P 500 dipped 0.35 percent, led lower by the energy an...

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    DESPITE BACKLASH, STOCK BUYBACKS KEEP BOOMING

    Feb 21, 2019

    Washington's attacks on stock buybacks haven't scared away Corporate America. Buybacks by corporate clients of Bank of America Merrill Lynch have spiked 91% to $12.2 billion so far this year, the firm said in a report this week. Completed stock repurchases surged last week to their fourth-hi...

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    GLOBAL STOCKS TUMBLE AS BOND MARKETS SOUND U.S. RECESSION WARNING

    Mar 25, 2019

    U.S. stocks futures fell, with E-minis for the S&P 500 skidding 0.5 percent. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan dropped 1.4 percent to a one-week trough in a broad sell-off in equities in the region.  Japan’s Nikkei tumbled 3.2 percent to the lowest in tw...

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    3 TOP INSURANCE STOCKS TO BUY IN MARCH

    Mar 24, 2019

    If you're looking to triple your money overnight, the insurance industry isn't for you. While the insurance industry has produced spectacular results for shareholders over time, insurers are best characterized as steady wealth builders than stocks to buy and flip for a quick profit. Investor...

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    BMW, INTEL PARTNER WITH GOVERNMENT-BACKED BLOCKCHAIN ACCELERATOR

    Mar 24, 2019

    BMW Group Asia, Intel and Nielsen are now corporate partners of the Singapore government-supported blockchain accelerator Tribe. Tribe Accelerator announced the news Friday, saying that the three firms will share their knowledge and subject expertise in their respective fields with Tribe’s sta...

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    STOCKS IN ASIA PLUMMET AMID RECESSION FEARS; JAPAN FALLS MORE THAN 3 PERCENT

    Mar 24, 2019

    Shares in Asia fell sharply on Monday afternoon after disappointing economic data from Europe and a closely-watched signal of potential recession in the U.S. appeared on Friday. The broader MSCI Asia-ex Japan index fell 1.61 percent to 521.21, as of 12:14 p.m. HK/SIN. The Nikkei 225 in Japan dropped...

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    FOREIGN PORTFOLIO INVESTORS INVEST RS 38,211 CRORE IN DOMESTIC CAPITAL MARKETS

    Mar 24, 2019

    According to depository data, foreign investors pumped in a net sum of Rs 27,424.18 crore in equities, while the debt market saw a net infusion of Rs 10,787.02 crore during March 1-22 -- taking the total to Rs 38,211.20 crore. Foreign investors have poured in a net amount of Rs 38,211 crore in the d...

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    HERE'S A WRAP OF WHAT WALL STREET INVESTORS THINK THE MUELLER FINDINGS MEAN FOR THE STOCK MARKET

    Mar 24, 2019

    Wall Street is scrambling to figure out what the conclusions of special counsel Robert Mueller's long-awaited investigation means for the stock market. While many investment and equity strategists told CNBC that Attorney General William Barr's letter about Mueller's report relieves a per...

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    UPS TARGETS B2B SALES WITH NEW BLOCKCHAIN E-COMMERCE PLATFORM

    Mar 23, 2019

    U.S.-based shipping giant UPS has announced a new blockchain integration aimed to bring business-to-business (B2B) sales into the digital age. Announced yesterday, UPS has inked a deal with e-commerce company Inxeption to develop a platform to facilitate business-to-business sales, one supported by ...

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    YOU CAN NOW DONATE TO THE TOR PROJECT IN 9 DIFFERENT CRYPTOCURRENCIES

    Mar 22, 2019

    The Tor Project, a digital anonymity-focused nonprofit, is now accepting cryptocurrency donations directly, with donors able to take advantage of nearly 10 different options to send funds. A donations page on Tor’s website with a list of crypto addresses has been available since March 18. Tor ...

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    DUKE UNIVERSITY COLLABORATES FOR BLOCKCHAIN LAB, EDUCATION PROGRAM

    Mar 22, 2019

    Duke University is teaming up with blockchain startup Citizens Reserve on an educational initiative aimed to develop students’ interest in blockchain technology. Citizens Reserve, a firm led by a team of former Deloitte blockchain employees, told CoinDesk Friday that it will jointly create a n...

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    EX-NATO CHIEF, DANISH PM NOW ADVISES BLOCKCHAIN FIRM CONCORDIUM

    Mar 21, 2019

    Anders Fogh Rasmussen, previously both prime minister of Denmark and secretary-general of NATO, has joined blockchain identity startup Concordium as a strategic advisor. Ian announcement Wednesday, the Switzerland-based firm’s chairman, Lars Seier Christensen, said Rasmussen will play a &ldquo...

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    LIGHTNING LABS RELEASES ‘LOOP’ FEATURE FOR BITCOIN PAYMENTS CHANNELS

    Mar 21, 2019

    Lightning Labs has released a new feature aimed at improving the usability of the lightning network, a bitcoin payment channel technology aimed at scaling the cryptocurrency. Called “Lightning Loop,” users will now be able to receive bitcoin in increasing quantities without having to clo...

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    NEW CASH FLOW PLATFORM AVRIUM HITS THE UK MARKET

    Mar 21, 2019

    The platform aims to help SMEs better understand their financial position and potential risks, by using the credit data provided by Credit safe. This offers insights into the financial health of customers and suppliers. “It’s very clear how crucial cash flow awareness is for the health a...

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