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It's a sign of the times how dramatically the vaccine has changed the market landscape, a year after the coronavirus pandemic initially wreaked havoc on the global economy.
John Waldron, COO and president, said his bank is talking to regulators about digital currencies after recently relaunching its trading desk.
Hedera Hashgraph's blockchain platform will provide the health service with a tamperproof record of vaccine temperatures, the firm said.
The medical certification app was developed by VeChain and I-Dante last May.
Blockchain tech is well suited to manage aspects of the fight against the coronavirus. Why hasn't it been used more?
2020 will be looked back on as the year that marks the present era from the past; the demarcation line separating the before and the after.
The ECB says the additional monetary policy actions were needed because of a resurgence in coronavirus cases.
Bitcoin is outshining the precious metal by a significant margin as expectations soar of a swift global economic recovery enabled by promising coronavirus vaccines.
A rise in coronavirus cases, hospitalizations and deaths could dent consumer confidence and retailer revenue during the crucial holiday shopping season.
The number of bitcoin ATMs across the globe has surged amid a coronavirus-induced shift toward contactless payments.
Crypto markets could turn on a shift in economic policies as U.S. President-Elect Joe Biden's transition team starts to meet.