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Cryptocurrency Exchanges Are Finding it Difficult to Buy Insurance

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Business, Finance, News, Tech

Cryptocurrency Exchanges Are Finding it Difficult to Buy Insurance

Cryptocurrency exchanges are currently having a difficult time taking out an insurance policy due to security problems and countless cyberheists. Cryptocurrency Firms and Insurance According to Business Korea, cryptocurrency exchanges are currently in negotiations with insurance companies. The Korean Blockchain Association is in conversation with Hyundai Marine & Fire Insurance Co. and Hanwha General Insurance Co. to understand how cryptocurrency…

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ZhongAn: Insurtech Giant Believes in Blockchain’s Transformational Power

Category: Blockchain, Business, Finance, News, Tech

ZhongAn: Insurtech Giant Believes in Blockchain’s Transformational Power

ZhongAn’s technology officer believes that blockchain technology will have a “tremendous role” when it comes to transforming the insurance sector in China. “Insurance is backed by statistics and blockchain will help to connect that massive and varied data,” said Chen Wei, the head of technology at ZhongAn Online Property and Casualty Insurance, China’s largest online insurer. “It will be used…

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Etherisc to Roll Out Decentralized Insurance Application on Ethereum for Puerto Rico

Category: Ethereum, Finance, News

Etherisc to Roll Out Decentralized Insurance Application on Ethereum for Puerto Rico

Over the years, Puerto Ricans have reportedly become frustrated with delayed and inefficient payouts from insurance companies. A new decentralized insurance application built on the Ethereum blockchain may soon change all of that though. A more transparent insurance system is perhaps the best news for the region since Hurricane Maria, the strongest storm to hit the coastal country in over…

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California Bill Extends Electronic Record Definition to Include Blockchain Signatures

Category: Blockchain, Business, News, Regulation

California Bill Extends Electronic Record Definition to Include Blockchain Signatures

Ian Calderon, a California lawmaker, introduced a bill named Assembly Bill 2658 on February 15, intending to make blockchain signatures and smart contracts legal. The Assembly Member proposed to update state’s electronic record laws by incorporating blockchain signatures and smart contract as part of the legislation. If the bill is passed, it will fall under the Uniform Electronic Transaction Act….

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Insurance Companies Looking to Offer Cryptocurrency Coverage

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Insurance Companies Looking to Offer Cryptocurrency Coverage

The technology underpinning bitcoin is facing doubt regarding the number of hacking and related incidents of fraud on the rise. While the majority is focused on the astronomical gains and subsequent drops in value, there’s another group of hackers working stealthily to find new ways to steal tokens. As it stands, crypto investors have already lost billions from past hacks,…

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Blockchain Platform fidentiaX Set to Disrupt Tradable Insurance Policies Market

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Blockchain Platform fidentiaX Set to Disrupt Tradable Insurance Policies Market

Are you aware that your insurance policy is a tradeable asset? Many life insurance policyholders are aware that they are able to surrender their policy to their insurance company in exchange for its cash value, but few are aware that it’s possible to sell a policy on the open market at a higher value. fidentiaX is a new fintech platform…

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Teambrella, the first Insurance DAO, starts in South America and the Netherlands

Category: Ethereum, Finance, News

Teambrella, the first Insurance DAO, starts in South America and the Netherlands

Teambrella wants to solve some problems of the insurance industry by eliminating insurance companies. Utilizing smart contracts and cryptocurrencies the Russian developers have built a decentralized insurance platform. Now the first projects have launched, covering pets in South America and bicycles in the Netherlands. Due to the fees, the developers switched from Bitcoin to Ethereum. Until now, bitcoin and other…

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AIG, IBM, and Standard Chartered Collaborate on First Multinational Smart Contract Insurance Policy

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AIG, IBM, and Standard Chartered Collaborate on First Multinational Smart Contract Insurance Policy

Insurance giant AIG, the commercial bank Standard Chartered, and IBM have announced the successful completion of the pilot of the first ever multinational smart contract insurance policy backed by blockchain technology. The solution was built by IBM and is based on the Hyperledger Fabric framework, which is one of the Hyperledger projects hosted by The Linux Foundation. The technology allowed…

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Toyota and Merck Join Enterprise Ethereum Alliance

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Toyota and Merck Join Enterprise Ethereum Alliance

In a move certain to ignite further progress around how businesses work with blockchain technology, the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance announced May 22 that automaker Toyota Motor Corp., and the pharmaceutical giant Merck were among the latest of over 80 companies to join the industry group. These new entrants will now collaborate with JPMorgan Chase & Co., BP LP, Microsoft Corp.,…

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Will Blockchain Technology Provide the Solution to Genome Privacy?

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Will Blockchain Technology Provide the Solution to Genome Privacy?

Our genomes contain a wide range of valuable information that can help health practitioners to diagnose and prevent illnesses with more precision and effectiveness than ever before. However, there is also the potential for abuse of your genome data if it falls into the wrong hands. Genome privacy is a very real problem that former academic and entrepreneur David Koepsell…

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