Banking On Blockchain

#BLOCKCHAIN AFP via Getty Images Each day there are new headlines about cryptocurrency that concern many of us in the regulated financial sectors. From its volatility – both high and low – to lack of oversight, to conversations around decentralized finance, much of the larger narrative around cryptocurrencies seems like a far reach from the…

Real Estate NFTs: How It Began

NFT FOR SALE Propy Inc. June 9th: I am in a hotel room in NYC: I am nervously  staring at the screen of my small, rose gold colored computer. Thankfully, the WiFi is working well, − which is always an unknown at a hotel. In one hour, an irrevocable auction online will start. Truthfully, I…

Solana Bounces Back As Digital Asset Leads Major Cryptocurrencies Higher

Solana prices climbed today, as the broader digital currency market moved higher. Photographer: … [+] Gabby Jones/Bloomberg © 2021 Bloomberg Finance LP Solana’s sol token rallied today, climbing as the digital currency benefited from a broader recovery in cryptocurrencies. The digital token, which is the native cryptocurrency of the Solana blockchain network, reached $219.96 around…

We Need More Diversity On The Blockchain

getty As the blockchain continues to lead fresh frontiers in finance, diversity critical. It’s crucial that all demographics are represented as both the leaders of this change and the consumers of it.  However, the worlds of finance and tech are predominantly white and male—and fintech, the innovative collision of the two, is no different. This…