How will blockchain transform trade finance?

Blockchain and trade financing

Widespread commercialisation of blockchain could transform global trade finance and unlock trillions through cost-savings and more efficient processes

Bitcoin v bolivar: can cryptos save Venezuela?

Venezuela cryptocurrency

Bitcoin and other digital currencies are providing a lifeline to many people in the troubled Latin American country of Venezuela, but critics say the technology is still not inclusive enough

Has Libra changed the crypto outlook?

Libra and crypto

Despite crypto volatility and the controversy around Facebook’s Libra, digital coins are increasingly on the radar of wealth managers

How tech is streamlining the property sector

From poorly measured floor plans to overdue payments, innovative technology solutions are making property processes simpler than ever. Here are three examples

Nine ways cryptos are beefing up security

A recent hack on one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges has brought security back into the spotlight

How blockchain will revolutionise insurance

Six experts discuss the potential impact that blockchain could have on business models, operating processes and customer experience across the insurance sector

Five trends shaping the global IP landscape

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From efforts to take down online fakes to political posturing over China’s approach to intellectual property rights, here are some of the major issues affecting the world of IP

Supply chain agility is key for the future

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Making a supply chain completely agile and adaptable is necessary in times of economic uncertainty and disruption, but this requires real-time visibility over a connected network of suppliers