Unbanked

In COVID-19 Stimulus, US Congress Eyes Digital Dollar to Send Aid to the Unbanked

Amid contentious debate over the massive stimulus package in response to the coronavirus pandemic, Democrats in the United Stat...

Blockchain Used by Budweiser Owner InBev to Help African Farmers

AB InBev, the company behind the Budweiser brand, is helping local African farmers to prove their income using blockchain, Yaho...

Unpacking the Potential of Blockchain and Infrastructure in Africa

The vast swathes of Africa’s fertile lands may ultimately prove a central arena for the ground-up development of innovative dig...

IBMR and Blockchain Firm Algorand Launch Microfinance Platform

The International Blockchain Monetary Reserve (IBMR) and blockchain firm Algorand are jointly launching a microfinance platform...

OmiseGo Joins Crypto Coalition Universal Protocol Alliance

OmiseGo, a finance-oriented scaling network for Ethereum (ETH), has become a member of Universal Protocol Alliance, a coalition...

Nonprofit Launches Blockchain Platform for Credit History in Sierra Leone

San Francisco-based nonprofit Kiva, a company that crowdfunds loans for financial inclusion, has launched a blockchain platform...

Share Internet Data Launches Banking App in Tandem With LDJ Capital

Internet crowdsourcing company Share Internet Data Ltd (SID) has partnered with private equity firm LDJ Capital to launch a blo...

‘Volume of Transactions in Africa Has Risen 130 percent in 2018’

A site enabling consumers to buy Bitcoin using hundreds of different payment methods says demand is thriving despite declining ...