PBOC Becomes the First Central Bank to Issue Digital Currency
Just at the start of 2017, People’s Bank of China (PBOC) took a big step in the area of d...
Germany: Investment Crowdfunding Grew by 39% in 2016
February 3, 2017
In a publication created by Crowdfunding.de, the report, entitled “Marktreport 2016: Crowdinvesting in Deutschland,” states that investment crowdfundi...
KPMG - The Pulse of Fintech Q4, 2106
February 21, 2017
Given the significant interest in fintech globally, and its ongoing evolution in terms of market drivers, technologies and potential use-cases, KPMG i...
DEATH AND MESSAGES
March 15, 2014
Should death get in the way of anything?
'No' says the founder of After You Die, the internet portal that provides you the tools to carry on communicating, after you die. A simple idea that allows users to set up email messages on key dates to send birthday and other messages beyond the grave. Afteryoudie.com has launched its Beta version today by inviting participants in its 'hurry while you're alive' campaign. To demonstrate how easy the system is and how deep it can go founder Edward Fitzpatrick has uploaded a full business model that is designed to prove that death should not get in the way of enterprise. The business will only be launched upon his death and it hosts news & milestones.