World Economic Forum News

The World Economic Forum, or WEF, is a nonprofit organization headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. Founded in 1971, the forum is well-known for gathering top businesses, governments and scientists in order to exchange ideas and seek solutions to world’s most important problems. The World Economic Forum is held annually in Davos and brings together more than 2,500 representatives. In 2011, the World Economic Forum launched the Global Shapers Community, a network for successful and ambitious young people to interact with each other and initiate new projects around the world.

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CCI board member Fred Ehrsam cited the WEF executive’s “in-depth knowledge of crypto” in addition to her experience working with governments across the globe.
WEF's blockchain head will lead the Crypto Council for Innovation
Turner Wright
2022-01-31T17:15:00+00:00
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The publication contains eight separate white papers exploring topics including the impact of lawmakers regulating stablecoins and central bank digital currenci...
WEF releases resource suite for CBDCs and stablecoins aimed at regulators and businesses leaders
Turner Wright
2021-11-22T19:15:00+00:00
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The blockchain analytics firm have amassed data points on 98% of the market's digital assets.
Elliptic raises $60M to advance crypto analytics service
Tom Farren
2021-10-11T21:00:00+01:00
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Arak Sutivong believes DeFi requires a framework for long-term and sustainable interactions with traditional finance.
DeFi, by definition, cannot be fully regulated, Siam Commercial Bank president says
Marie Huillet
2021-07-26T11:18:46+01:00
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An article appearing on the World Economic Forum website has made the case for blockchain adoption to fight corruption and wastage of resources in government ac...
Blockchain a panacea for corruption in state governance, says exec
Osato Avan-Nomayo
2021-07-05T12:58:51+01:00
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The WEF’s policy toolkit for decentralized finance seeks to promote, fair, efficient, enforceable regulations for the emerging digital-asset marketplace.
World Economic Forum releases policy toolkit for DeFi regulations
Osato Avan-Nomayo
2021-06-08T11:00:00+01:00
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Decentralized finance protocols and regulatory agencies need to figure out DeFi regulations to enable the niche crypto market to integrate with real-world finan...
DeFi needs regulatory clarity to interface with ‘real-world’ finance, experts say
Osato Avan-Nomayo
2021-04-07T12:56:00+01:00
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A new report from the World Economic Forum shows that the gender gap will take 135.6 years to close due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
WEF report suggests women underrepresented in blockchain, points to solutions
Rachel Wolfson
2021-04-04T11:07:00+01:00
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