Newsblocks, Issue 07

With the summer coming, we can expect renewed interest in Bitcoin as an asset class, not just due to the coming halving (currently estimated in 5 weeks), but also increased interest from finance on native digital assets on blockchains.

This week, we explore this aspect in more detail: ​

On Blockchain Disillusionment and Bitcoin's Big Bad Wolves
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Blockchain needs a native digital asset
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Microsoft Building Blockchain Identity System To Fight Human Trafficking, Prostitution And Child Abuse
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4 Reasons Why Bitcoin Represents A New Asset Class
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Coinbase and ARK Invest Report Argues Bitcoin is a New Kind of Asset Class Read more

Nasdaq Opens Blockchain Services to Global Exchange Partners​
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For those that just finished the 5th iteration of our free MOOC on Bitcoin, Digital Currency, and Blockchain technology, you will receive your certificates in the coming week.

For all the MSc students waiting to start the new courses on Monday, June 6, we say: Welcome to the future! 

Sign up for the MSc or the next iteration of our free MOOC here: http://digitalcurrency.unic.ac.cy/
Till next time! 

Best regards,
The Digital Currency Team
University of Nicosia
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