Polina Chernykh

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Polina is an undergraduate student at Belarusian State Economic University (BSEU) where she is studying at the faculty of International Business Communication for a degree specializing in Intercultural Communication. In her spare time she enjoys drawing, music and travelling. You can contact Polina via pchernykh@coinspeaker.com

Northern Trust and IBM Pioneer Use of Blockchain for Private Equity Record-Keeping
February 22nd, 2017

The Chicago-based financial services provider is launching the first commercial application of the blockchain technology to administer private equity funds.

IOTA, a Cryptoplatform for the Internet of Things, Will Debut at MWC 2017 Next Week
February 21st, 2017

The team behind IOTA is going to introduce the first decentralized blockless tokens for the Internet of Things that will allow users make transactions at zero fees.

NatWest Bank Launches Digital Lending Platform ‘Esme’ to compete with fintech startups
February 20th, 2017

Royal Bank of Scotland’s National Westminster Bank is launching a new platform that will offer quick loans decision and almost instant funding.

IBM Watson Partners with Visa, Bosch and Others at Opening of ‘Internet of Things’ Towers in Munich
February 20th, 2017

At the opening ceremony of the new Watson IoT centre in Germany, IBM announced a number of new partnerships to promote the use of the IoT technology.

‘Commercial Blockchains Just Two Years Away,’ Says Russia’s Largest Bank CEO
February 17th, 2017

The head of Russia’s leading bank unveiled his views on the future of the blockchain technology while speaking at the Real Estate Market Innovation Conference.

Could Bitcoin Become a New Global Currency? [Infogrpahic]
February 14th, 2017

Bitcoin will continue expanding in the upcoming years, as more governments continue to adopt the technology, says the new infographic from the New Jersey Institute of Technology.

Three Japanese Megabanks Invest in Country’s Largest Bitcoin Exchange BitFlyer
February 14th, 2017

Japanese banking giants are looking to invest in financial technology startups, as the government is promoting innovation in the competitive fintech market.

BitFury Group Partners with Republic of Georgia to Secure Land Titles On the Blockchain Tech
February 13th, 2017

The Republic of Georgia is expanding the use of blockchain-based land-titling services, following a successful trial of land title registrations in the second half of 2016.

China’s Biggest Exchanges Stop Bitcoin Withdrawals After Crackdown
February 10th, 2017

Chinese exchanges suspend withdrawals of virtual currency while the country’s central bank increases pressure on bitcoin companies to stem capital outflows.

Cryptocurrency Exchange Gemini Introduces Zero-Confirmation Bitcoin Deposits
February 1st, 2017

The exchange, founded by the Winklevoss twins, has unveiled a new option to enable its clients instantly trade their digital funds via the platform.

What is RegTech?
February 1st, 2017

How the emerging regulatory technology will help financial services companies to manage regulatory operations and reduce compliance risks.

LendingRobot Launches Automated Blockchain-based Hedge Fund Investing in Loans
January 31st, 2017

A robo-advisor for peer-to-peer lending is launching an automated investment tool based on the blockchain technology and machine learning.

China’s Bitcoin Exchanges to Impose Trading Fee Beginning 24th January
January 23rd, 2017

Chinese biggest bitcoin exchanges unveiled on Sunday they will impose trading fees, as the government is tightening control over digital currency.