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Announcement! Sofie now leading the Climate Chain Coalition SDG and natural capital sub-team

Massamba Thioye, leading UN Climate Change’s work exploring DLT and blockchain, has said “The UN Climate Change secretariat recognizes the potential of blockchain technology to contribute to enhanced climate action and sustainability,” Following the announcement of the Climate Chain Coalition in January of this year, it has been announced that… Read More »Announcement! Sofie now leading the Climate Chain Coalition SDG and natural capital sub-team

BFAM seminar sofie Deputy President of Kenya, William Ruto pointed out huge opportunities offered by tech and blockchain

“Deputy President of Kenya, William Ruto pointed out huge opportunities offered by tech and blockchain

and set a challenge to Kenyan stock exchange to redouble efforts to expand African markets, in his opening speech.” Sofie was delighted this week to speak for hiveonline in a keynote at the 7th Annual Building African Financial Markets Seminar (BAFM), hosted by the Nairobi Stock Exchange. The conference was… Read More »“Deputy President of Kenya, William Ruto pointed out huge opportunities offered by tech and blockchain

Sofie Blakstad, CEO of hiveonline – Named one of the Top 100 Women in Fintech

LATTICE80 and Miss Kaya have worked together to produce “a complete list of the top 100 Women in Fintech you need to know and follow around the world.” – www.lattice80.com. Yesterday Sofie (pictured above) was named one of those women. This list is to recognise women rising in a historically male… Read More »Sofie Blakstad, CEO of hiveonline – Named one of the Top 100 Women in Fintech

New whitepaper on hiveonline’s microfinance solution

We’re working on several projects for developing economies in the background, and a theme that’s emerging is the need for automation, auditing and removing friction from microfinance solutions.  With Microfinance Institutions providing loans to one of every ten people on the planet, and charging an average 40% interest, they’re both… Read More »New whitepaper on hiveonline’s microfinance solution