November 4, 2018

Climate Innovation Summit, Dublin, 06.-08.11.2018

Our CEO Dr. Jochen Biedermann spoke at a panel on “Blockchain and Climate Finance” at the Climate Innovation Summit in Dublin on 08 November 2018. Blockchain and Climate Finance All Sustainable Development Goals have in common that they need available capital to be realized. Current estimates of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development […]
October 9, 2018

We are partner of the East-West Crypto-Conference at the German Blockchain Week, 21.-25.10.2018

The East-West Crypto Conference (EWCC) will take place on October 22 and 23 and aims at building the bridge between the two largest blockchain ecosystems – Asia and Europe. Speakers include representatives from 5 out of the 20 cryptocurrencies with the highest market capitalization and 3 of the architects of the blockchain-friendly regulatory framework of […]
September 12, 2018

HELIX Orange ICO: We are no longer a partner – Legal action against Blockchain Helix AG under preparation

Public Statement During the last weeks, we have received requests from various parties regarding the HELIX Orange ICO. We would like to clarify, that we are not longer a partner of Blockchain Helix AG since May 2018, because we have legal issues with our partnership in relation to the HELIX Orange project. We tried our […]
August 23, 2018

Blockchain Technology between Asia and Europe

The success story of Blockchain/Distributed ledger technology continues to speed up. We remember very well the first year of our company Blockchain Asia. Everybody was asking the same two questions: What is blockchain? And what are the use cases? Reaching maturity In the meantime, Blockchain technology has left the proof-of-concept world and arrived in the […]
August 20, 2018

Daily Blockchain News has moved / Cooperation with FO DIGI CAP

After 271 issues of Daily Blockchain News since 22 May 2017, we have terminated our news service end of last week, as announced. But there is no reason to worry, if you have used our news service before. Our editor Florin Oprea, who has made great efforts together with his team to compile highly interesting […]
July 16, 2018

Blockchain 4 Business, Munich, 15.-18.07.2018

Dr. Jochen Biedermann gave a presentation on Blockchain trends in Asia at the Blockchain 4 Business in Munich mid of July. Blockchain 4 Business is a 4-day bootcamp that transforms blockchain-based brainstorms into real prototypes and proofs of concept. It is organized by 21.Digital, the University of Mainz and the Frankfurt School Blockchain Center. The […]
July 8, 2018

New Frankfurt School Blockchain Center Working Papers

Our cooperation partner Frankfurt School Blockchain Center has published two new working papers: “Ethereum: Why the code needs to be improved” [Medium] Code is the basis for all blockchain technologies. With poor code, it might be even dangerous to use DLT systems. That is why we, the Institute for Crypto Code Review, analyzed the Ethereum codebase […]
July 7, 2018

Grand opening of AIFC at Astana Finance Days, 03.-05.07.2018

Political leaders as well as the international financial industry came to Astana in the first week of July 2018 for the Astana Finance Days and the grand opening of Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC). The opening of AIFC fell on the 20th anniversary of Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan, providing another good reason for a […]
June 26, 2018

World Blockchain Summit, Frankfurt, 25./26.06.2018

Blockchain Asia took part in the World Blockchain Summit in Frankfurt in June 2018. Our CEO Jochen Biedermann was among the speakers of the summit. On the Investors’ Panel, moderatored by Nick Ayton from Chainstarter, Jochen gave his comments about utility token vs. security token from an investor point of view. In a lively and […]
June 4, 2018

Interview with Daily Coin News in Seoul on 26.05.2018

In an interview with Daily Coin News in Seoul on 26 May 2018, our CEO Dr. Jochen Biedermann gave his view on global Blockchain trends and the situation in Korea and other Asian markets. With Editor-in-Chief Hong Rae Kim and Publisher Dr. Yoon-Keun Lee he discussed the recent trends in Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs). He […]
May 30, 2018

LIVEEN Conference in Seoul, 24.05.2018

The Korean FinTech Finotek and the Veen Foundation organized the LIVEEN Conference in the Grand Intercontinental Parnas in Seoul on May 24. More than 300 guests came to celebrate the start of the LIVEEN ICO. LIVEEN is a Blockchain-based data platform that provides fair rewards for users’ data. LIVEEN users are the owners of their […]
April 25, 2018

Addressing the Pain Points of Initial Token Sales: About Trust and Efficiency

Whoever took part in an ITS or ICO project knows that this is a challenging undertaking. You have to achieve a lot in a very short period of time. On one hand, you need to finish your product. Unlike the years before, in 2018 the norm has become to have your product up and running […]
March 30, 2018

Blockchain Workshop for Korea Post in Seoul, 29.03.2018

The Blockchain Lab of Sogang University organized a workshop in Seoul on March 29 in cooperation with Korea Post. After a welcome by Prof. Sooyong Park, our CEO Dr. Jochen Biedermann presented and discussed the latest Blockchain developments in Europe. Blockchain Asia currently supports several Korean companies in entering the German market with their Blockchain […]
March 27, 2018

Visit of Alibaba and Ant Financial in Hangzhou, 26./27.03.2018

Our team visited Alibaba and its affiliate Ant Financial in Hangzhou for discussions and presentations. Ant Financial’s Alipay has processed the incredible number of 256,000 transactions per second on the last Chinese Singles’ Day (11 November 2017). And its other products, like the money market fund Yu’e Bao (Hidden Treasure) or its consumer loan service […]
February 27, 2018

HELIX ORANGE – Generation ICO – Made in Germany

HELIX ORANGE, the latest project of our cooperation partner in digital identity Blockchain Helix, establishes a compliant and sustainable ecosystem for international investors and global Initial Coin Offerings (“ICO projects” or “ICOs”). The HELIX ORANGE platform identifies the legal and regulatory requirements of investor’s country of residence and determine the volume to which the investor […]
February 16, 2018

New Frankfurt School Blockchain Center Working Paper

Our cooperation partner Frankfurt School Blockchain Center (FSBC) has published a new working paper: “How We Built the Future of Shared Mobility Within Four Weeks” [Medium, PDF] Together with the automotive supplier INVERS, FSBC set out to build a prototype of a future shared mobility service which is purely based on blockchain technology: Ethereum-based scooter […]
November 22, 2017

New Frankfurt School Blockchain Center Working Paper

Our cooperation partner Frankfurt School Blockchain Center has published a new working paper: “Application of Blockchain Technology in the Manufacturing Industry” [Medium, PDF] The paper shows both the high potential of blockchain for the manufacturing and machine tool industry in the future, as well as the challenges that occur with that technology. Several use cases […]
November 12, 2017

Seminar on Blockchain Business at Nonghyup Bank in Seoul, 09./10.11.2017

At a seminar organized by the Blockchain Lab of Sogang University in cooperation with Nonghyup Bank, our CEO presented in Seoul his thoughts on Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs). In the last months, several regulatory authorities have banned ICOs, including the Korean and Chinese ones, on basis of major weaknesses and inadequate investor protection. Companies planning […]