JPMorgan’s boss Jamie Dimon has a bone to pick with cryptocurrencies, shadow banking, and the financial technology (fintech) economy. In a letter to JPMorgan shareholders, Dimon explained that banks are “playing an increasingly smaller role in the financial system” and there’s a list of items like digital currencies he’s named that needs to be “dealt […]
“Combine a digital asset with a rainforest carbon offset and give everyone in the world access.”
The New York Department of Financial Services’s letter said that it expects all firms, including virtual currency businesses, to start assessing climate change associated financial risks.
As organizations come under pressure to ramp up climate change policies, accounting giant KPMG has launched a new blockchain-based solution.
Creating global standards for tokenized carbon markets will provide more clarity, but data challenges need to be addressed.
Blockchain in combination with other emerging technologies is being leveraged by industries to offset carbon emissions
International Chamber of Commerce’s Carbon Council targets carbon market liquidation by using blockchain
Green finance is about monitoring, measuring, and mobilizing finance for green assets
Saving planet Earth is a noble goal with many different dimensions. Climate change needs to be addressed vigorously as our world warms up faster than ever. Economic development needs a higher degree of financial freedom to provide everyone access to opportunities and wealth. A teenager from Scandinavia, dubbed a “next generation leader,” has once again […]
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Another mainstream media outlet has published a piece warning of the dangers Bitcoin poses to the environment. We’ve heard these overly simplistic arguments countless times before. But even if one was to accept that Bitcoin’s energy consumption is substantial, the figure still pales in significance to traditional financial institutions, whose carbon footprint is colossal. Also […]
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