Is Blockchain the Future of the Payments in Philippines?

Blockchain payment platform UTRUST is going where no other of its kind has gone before. Leveraging a team of experts from various consumer and corporate business, financial, legal, and technical fields, it is building a groundbreaking service that promises to change the way the world uses cryptocurrency. By adopting a familiar experience combined with safety features that render payment fraud obsolete, UTRUST is building the payments platform of the future. Many have hailed crypto coins as the currency of the next generation. One of their main selling points is their decentralized and secure blockchain-based origins. This solves many of the (more…)

Coins.ph and its role as Stellar Anchor

For the final leg of our Stellar series, let’s dive deeper into the Stellar ecosystem. Let’s discuss the role of anchors and their importance in Stellar’s payments network.

One of the first Stellar anchors is Coins.ph. Certainly, Coins do not need further introduction. Suffice is to say that Coins.ph is one of the leading mobile financial service providers that enables its users to pay and get paid around Southeast Asia, powered of course by blockchain technology.

Our Guest:

Colin Goltra – Head of Product at Coins.ph – will join us to share how Coins are using the Stellar network to enhance some of its products and services. If we get lucky, we might convince Colin to talk about his financial inclusion advocacy. For more information about Coins.ph, please see this link: https://coins.ph/

As usual, we shall endeavor to distribute Stellar Lumens (XLM) to the participants of this meetup.

Reminders:
This is an open event. No need to seek permission if you wish to attend although we certainly appreciate the RSVP.

Our open forum welcomes discussion of other topics not necessarily relevant to the announced theme. However, please allow the organizers opportunity to moderate our discussion.

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Coins.ph and its role as Stellar Anchor

Thursday, Jul 27, 2017, 7:30 PM

ASpace
5F, 110 Legazpi Street, Legazpi Village Makati, PH

15 Developers and Entrepreneurs Attending

For the final leg of our Stellar series, let’s dive deeper into the Stellar ecosystem. Let’s discuss the role of anchors and their importance in Stellar’s payments network.One of the first Stellar anchors is Coins.ph. Certainly, Coins do not need further introduction. Suffice is to say that Coins.ph is one of the leading mobile financial service p…

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Reinventing Financial Services thru Blockchain Technology

Let’s discuss Ethereum’s potential to transform the legacy financial system. We’ll also cover the status of institutional adoption in the Philippines or whatever blockchain agenda local financial institutions might roll out in the medium term.

In Don Tapscott and Alex Tapscott’s book, Blockchain Revolution, they noted at least eight core functions that are ripe for disruption and blockchain technology’s significant impact on the next steps forward:

  1. Authenticating identity and value.
  2. Moving value.
  3. Storing value.
  4. Lending value.
  5. Exchanging value.
  6. Funding and investing.
  7. Insuring value and managing risk.
  8. Accounting for value.

What do they actually mean? Do you agree that blockchain technology will have an overwhelming disruptive effect on a traditionally conservative sector such as the financial industry?

Looking forward to hear your thoughts.

Register Here

https://www.meetup.com/Manila-Ethereum-Meetup/events/238536807/

Circle Coin Kick Off Party 2017!

#CircleCoin #KickOff2017 #CCNAVIph
Are you coming to the party? Or are you coming?! 😉
Circle Coin’s Kick Off Party 2017 is now open to the public.
We are inviting everyone to join our launch party at the K-Pub BBQ in The Fort Strip, BGC. It’s this Saturday, January 28 from 5pm until 9pm!

Unlimited BBQ + Drinks
Amazing raffle prizes + Freebies
And getting the firsthand news and updates on FinTech with Circle Coin!

Be on the GUEST LIST by filling out this form >>> http://bit.ly/CircleCoin2017

See you there in blue and white!

Register Here

http://bit.ly/CircleCoin2017

Coins 101: Meet the Community

You’re invited to our community gathering where you can learn more about…
What you can do with your Coins.ph wallet
How to maximize your Coins experience
Other questions you want to ask
Meet other members of the Coins community

Register now to secure a slot!

When will it be: January 21, 2017, Saturday @ 2:00PM – 4:00PM (registration will start at 1:30 PM)
Where will it be: Ortigas, Pasig City. Exact location will be sent to your email once you have reserved a slot
What can you expect after: At the end of the session, you will know how to use your Coins.ph wallet to buy load, pay bills, shop online, and send money to anyone in the world – in just a few clicks!
*Snacks and drinks will be provided

Register Here

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/coins-101-meet-the-community-tickets-31282620159

Coins 101: Meet the Community

You’re invited to our community gathering where you can learn more about… What you can do with your Coins.ph wallet How to maximize your Coins experience Other questions you want to ask Meet other members of the Coins community Register now to secure a slot! When will it be: January 21, 2017, Saturday @ 2:00PM – 4:00PM (registration will start at 1:30 PM) Where will it be: Ortigas, Pasig City. Exact location will be sent to your email once you have reserved a slot What can you expect after: At the end of the session, you will know how to (more…)
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