What can blockchain bring to capital markets? And who are the 50 big blockchain companies that are employing distributed ledger technology and in what way...

Insurance sector is in ‘a digital arms race’ – Insurance Times (subscription required)
The insurance sector is currently competing in a “digital arms race”, as firms look to better use data to switch from a “policy-centric” approach to being “customer-centric” … Read More

Blockchain 50 2021Forbes
Blockchain 50 features companies that lead in employing distributed ledger technology and have revenue or a valuation of at least $1 billion. Twenty-one newcomers—including the world’s largest bank —make their debut … Read More

Blockchain will bring trust back into capital marketsCity A.M.
If recent events have revealed anything, it’s that trust in the traditional financial infrastructure powering our global capital markets has been eroding – especially among retail investors. The GameStop (GME) short-squeeze … Read More

Algorand names 11 blockchain startups for its first accelerator programCoin Telegraph
The Algorand Foundation, the research body behind smart contract protocol Algorand, has selected 11 startups for its inaugural accelerator program, a move that could enhance innovation on the emerging blockchain network … Read More

TrustLayer raises $6M seed to become the ‘Carta for insurance’TechCrunch
TrustLayer, which provides insurance brokers with risk management services via a SaaS platform, has raised $6.6 million in a seed round … Read More

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