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Tokenised investment-grade diamonds can now be enjoyed as jewellery and re-tokenised for investment trading

Tokenised investment-grade diamonds can now be enjoyed as jewellery and re-tokenised for investment trading

Icecap, a platform that offers investment-grade diamonds represented by non-fungible blockchain tokens on the Ethereum blockchain, has announced a new option for holders of its diamond-based tokens wherby the diamond can be enjoyed as jewellery while in an investment portfolio. 

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Skyhook Capital and DASL partner to incorporate digital securities in conventional e-wealth and digital banking channels

Skyhook Capital and DASL partner to incorporate digital securities in conventional e-wealth and digital banking channels

Skyhook Capital Pte Ltd (Skyhook), the Singapore headquartered fintech company focusing on the distribution of investment-grade digital assets to institutional and retail investors, has entered into a strategic partnership with Digital Asset Shared Ledger (DASL), a global digital asset liquidity network for financial institutions built on Corda. 

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FCA crypto ban is a setback for the UK in race to lead growing digital assets marketplace, says GDF

FCA crypto ban is a setback for the UK in race to lead growing digital assets marketplace, says GDF

The Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) recent decision to ban the sale of derivatives and exchange traded notes (ETNs) linked to cryptoassets to retail customers is a huge setback for the UK in maintaining its dominant position as a global fintech hub. The FCA’s decision has left many in the cryptoasset sector questioning the regulator’s willingness to collaborate with them and listen to the views of key market participants.