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Litecoin Hastens Mainstream Adoption, Inks Deal with Blockchain Startup Travala

With the exception of bitcoin, Litecoin is arguably doing more than any other coin for mainstream adoption. Most recently, Litecoin Creator Charlie Lee has inked a partnership with Travala.com, a blockchain-based hotel booking platform. Even though Travala.com is another blockchain company, it’s a play on the travel industry and represents a use case that can serve as a model for future deals. While Expedia has shied away from accepting bitcoin, it could change its tune if Travala.com’s Litecoin payments take off. Continue reading Litecoin Hastens Mainstream Adoption, Inks Deal with Blockchain Startup Travala

Sberbank and Interros Group Conclude Blockchain-Based Foreign Exchange Repo Deal

Sberbank and Interros Group have carried out an over-the-counter OTC foreign exchange repurchase agreement (repo) transaction employing smart contracts on a blockchain, Reuters Russia reports Nov. 30. Continue reading Sberbank and Interros Group Conclude Blockchain-Based Foreign Exchange Repo Deal