The Rise of Decentralized Finance

Financial market volatility and risk has opened the door for a new decentralized market infrastructure that can expand market participation and ensure greater liquidity, trust and transparency.  Excitingly, with the advent of digital innovation and technologies such as blockchain, the decentralized capabilities of software platforms are changing the rules. DeFi or Decentralized Finance as it Read More

Bitcoin Events Upcoming Events

In recent months, we've seen unprecedented change around the world, and of course many more challenges lie ahead. It seems hard to believe that just a few weeks ago we had a healthy blockchain and cryptocurrency community gathered at the Blockchain Africa Conference 2020 at Investec’s office in Johannesburg. Things have moved quickly since then, Read More

Cointelegraph Media Partner at Blockchain Africa Conference 2020: Education Is Key Crypto Adoption Driver

By Gareth Jenkinson Cryptocurrencies have seemingly taken a backseat due to a concerted focus on blockchain technology in Africa, but there is still a growing interest and demand for trading on the continent. This was one of the main takeaways from the Blockchain Africa conference held in Johannesburg in the middle of March 2020. The

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ITWeb, Media Partner at Blockchain Africa Conference 2020 – Keynote Speaker, Chris Becker Announces Investec’s plans for custodial digital asset wallet service

EXCLUSIVE: Investec mulls digital assets wallet By Matthew Burbidge Johannesburg, 20 Mar 2020 Investec is mulling the introduction of a wallet to hold its clients’ digital assets. Chris Becker, blockchain technologies lead at Investec, says it is envisaged the wallet would hold the wealth management group’s clients’ blockchain-based assets, and that it is agnostic to

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Media Partner, SA Crypto interviews Keynote Speaker Tone Vays at Blockchain Africa Conference 2020

SA Crypto, media partner of the Blockchain Africa Conference managed to get some time on the first day of the event to interview Keynote Speaker, Tone Vays. SA Crypto, James Preston (Managing Editor) The much anticipated Blockchain Africa 2020 has finally arrived, and despite a few COVID-19 Coronavirus disruptions, the conference is going ahead. Charles

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Big News Announced by Binance at Blockchain Africa Conference 2020

Bitcoin KE, Media Partner of the Blockchain Africa Conference 2020: David Gitonga Binance made the big announcement at Blockchain Africa 2020 that they would be officially launching “Binance South Africa”, with direct ZAR deposits and the trading of 5 ZAR pairs. South Africa will now have access to all Binance exchange services and products. The

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Blockchain Africa Conference 2020 Announces Binance as a Premier Sponsor

Bitcoin Events is pleased to announce Binance as Premier Sponsor of the Blockchain Africa Conference 2020 Binance, the world’s largest crypto exchange by daily trading volume, is expanding its operations in Africa and is a proud sponsor of the Blockchain Africa Conference 2020. Binance was founded by CEO Changpeng Zhao (CZ) in 2017, and is

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Blockchain Africa Conference 2020 Announces Investec as Premier Sponsor

Bitcoin Events is elated to announce that Investec Private Banking is the Premier Sponsor to the Blockchain Africa Conference 2020! Investec provides specialist banking, wealth and investment, and asset management services. It started as a small finance company in South Africa in 1974, and today it is an international organisation trusted to manage clients’ assets

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What Went Down at Crypto Fest 2019

Bitcoin Events’ inaugural Crypto Fest in Cape Town saw over 250 attend the exciting event from over 10 countries to engage with, talk about, present on and learn everything this still nascent crypto industry has going for it. Focusing on payments, investing, trading and even touching on social good opportunities, Crypto Fest 2019 was a first-of-its-kind event

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