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EY-led consortium bids to work on Korea’s central bank digital currency pilot project

EY-led consortium bids to work on Korea’s central bank digital currency pilot project

A consortium led by EY Hanyoung, the “Big Four” consulting giant’s South Korean subsidiary, has reportedly bid for the country’s central bank digital currency (CBDC) pilot project. EY Hanyoung, along with Samsung SDS and Japanese tech giant LINE (owned by South Korea’s Naver Corporation), looks to work on the technical design of the CBDC project, […]

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LINE is in talks with Asian central banks to work on digital currency projects

LINE is in talks with Asian central banks to work on digital currency projects

Japanese messaging giant LINE is in discussions with Asian central banks regarding possibly working on digital currency projects, a spokesperson of the company told The Block. “Our aim is to provide a blockchain platform that is fit for CBDC [central bank digital currency] based on LINE Blockchain,” said the spokesperson. LINE launched its blockchain platform […]

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Japan’s Messaging Giant Line Introduces Crypto Lending Services

Japan’s Messaging Giant Line Introduces Crypto Lending Services

Back in the summer of 2018, the Japanese messaging giant, Line Corp., launched a cryptocurrency exchange with over 30 digital assets. Now Line is introducing crypto lending services with five different crypto assets and a new lineup of decentralized applications (dapps).The Japanese messaging software company, Line Corp., is a firm that developed the freeware application […]

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