Cloud services firm Zoho to shift U.S. headquarters

375-acre campus at Austin will also house Zoho University. Cloud services firm Zoho has announced that it will be moving its headquarters in the U.S. to Austin from Pleasanton, California. The new campus will spread across 375 acres, including a 100,000 sq. ft building. It will become operational by 2021. This facility will employ ‘hundreds’ of new workers, with a […]

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UK forensic services firm pays ransom to criminals after hack

UK’s biggest forensic services firm pays ransom to criminals after hackers launch cyber-attack on its IT systems Eurofins Scientific was infected with ‘ransomware’ computer virus a month ago  The firm, Britain’s largest forensics testing lab, is reported to have paid a ransom Court cases and criminal investigations were put on hold after the cyber attack Britain’s largest forensics testing firm […]

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Canada: Pharmacy Firm to Track Medical Cannabis on Blockchain | BTCMANAGER

According to a Bloomberg report published on June 17, 2019, Canadian pharmacy chain Shoppers Drug Mart has inked a business deal with distributed ledger technology (DLT) startup TruTrace Technologies to launch a pilot program to track the supply chain of medical cannabis. Tracking Cannabis from Seed to Smoke In a bid to ensure the quality of medical cannabis’ strain’s source […]

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Trump hires firm to assess burden of student loan portfolio

Government’s role in the mounting student debt crisis Former investment banker Carol Roth on efforts to solve the mounting student debt crisis in America. The Trump administration is reportedly looking for ways to ease a potential strain on taxpayers that could result from the inability of Americans to repay their student loans in full. Continue Reading Below The Department of […]

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$65 Billion Online Trading Firm E*Trade to Offer Crypto Trading Services

One more major player is joining the movement to push crypto adoption mainstream. Online trading platform E*Trade is set to offer crypto trading services, a source revealed to Bloomberg. In doing so, the platform will join close competitor Robinhood which has received a significant push among millennial customers by offering crypto trading services. E*Trade is an online trading platform that […]

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Digital Asset Trading Firm GSR Launches Bitcoin Variance Swap | BTCMANAGER

Algorithmic digital asset trading company GSR announced the launch of a new cryptocurrency derivative, called a Bitcoin Variance Swap, which allows investors to hedge their cryptoasset portfolio against the volatility of bitcoin. Hedging Bitcoin Volatility Using Bitcoin Variance Swaps Hong Kong-based GSR announced in a press release that they now offer a new structured product, called a Bitcoin Variance Swap, […]

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$112 Million Bond Issued On Ethereum by French Finance Firm

Societe Generale Group is a French financial services company which has just issued more than $110 million worth of bonds in the form of a security token on the public Ethereum blockchain. It was announced today that the subsidiary dubbed Societe Generale SFH used the OFH token (obligations de financement de l’habitat, or home financing obligations in English) in order […]

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Japanese Railway Firm To Accept Crypto For Tourists

The cryptocurrency scene in Japan is growing at a very significant rate, especially when compared to the rest of the world. Crypto friendly regulations are being established in the nation with banks now getting ready to launch their own stablecoins and a fresh batch of new crypto exchanges are always coming into play. In the latest development to come out […]

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