B3i launches working reinsurance prototype

B3i launches working reinsurance prototype – Press | Allianz

B3i, the Blockchain Insurance Industry Initiative, announces launch of market beta-testing of its reinsurance blockchain prototype. The group of fifteen global insurers and reinsurers participating in the B3i initiative has been working on a joint distributed ledger for reinsurance transactions driven by blockchain technology.

Source: www.allianz.com/en/press/news/commitment/sponsorship/170910_B3i-launches-working-reinsurance-prototype

Bitcoin ETF idea still a little funky, experts say

Bitcoin ETF idea still a little funky, experts say

Demand for exchange-traded funds that would provide exposure to cryptocurrencies like bitcoin is strong, but regulators will likely wait until the underlying market matures more before approving such products, a panel of securities industry experts said on Friday.

Source: www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-regulation-etf/bitcoin-etf-idea-still-a-little-funky-experts-say-idUSKCN1BJ2ID