Accenture, Generali Streamline Employee Insurance Benefits With Blockchain Rollout

More from: | Coindesk | 0 Professional services firm Accenture and Italian insurance group Generali have launched a blockchain solution that brings employee benefits into the digital age. The product is aimed to streamline Generali’s Employee Benefits Network offerings, including insurance cover for life, disability, accident and healthcare, the two firms... Read more

LedgerX Reveals Bid to Beat Bakkt to Physical Bitcoin Futures Launch

More from: | Coindesk | 0 Cryptocurrency derivatives provider LedgerX plans to become the first U.S. firm to offer physically settled bitcoin futures contracts. The company announced Monday that it has filed for a designated contract market (DCM) license, which would allow LedgerX to offer physically-settled bitcoin futures products to... Read more

Binance Labs Grants $45,000 to 3 Open-Source Blockchain Startups

More from: | Coindesk | 0 Binance Labs, the investment arm of cryptocurrency exchange Binance, has awarded grants of $15,000 each to three startups developing open-source blockchain technologies. Receiving the grants are Ironbelly, a mobile wallet for the Grin/Mimblewimble blockchain; HOPR, privacy-preserving messaging protocol; and Kitsune Wallet, an upgradeable on-chain... Read more