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See below for the latest announcements, news and insights from the Blockchain Ireland team. 

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), the EU’s financial markets supervisory authority, has released an article on decentralised finance (DeFi) and …

The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) released a consultation paper on 17 October, proposing to …

Cheap and speedy “roll-up” networks like Arbitrum, Optimism and Coinbase’s Base are quickly becoming attractive alternatives to conducting transactions on the oft-congested …

Reddit has said it will soon shutter its long-running, blockchain-based rewards service, “Community Points,” citing scalability concerns, reports Cointelegraph. In an official …

Europe is a world leader in crypto regulation. The European Union has already adopted the Markets In Crypto-Assets (MiCA) regulation, which will …

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and the central banks of France, Singapore and Switzerland successfully tested out cross-border trading of wholesale …

Swiss bank UBS has launched a live pilot of a tokenised version of its variable capital company (VCC) fund as part of …

Metacade, the world’s first community-led gaming platform, has confirmed a collaboration with Polygon Labs, focused on driving user acquisition, testing and the …

Next week’s event for Blockchain Ireland Technical Group is a FREE online Webinar about Account Abstraction and why it will be critical to onboarding the …

Crypto exchange Kraken has received authorisation from the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) as an E-Money Institution (EMI). Having achieved virtual asset …

As the race for enterprise adoption in web3 accelerates, some people believe it’s not one-sided growth, but a journey where both mainstream …

The United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and its partners Lonestar, a computing start-up based in Florida and the Isle …