YieldCoin

Avignon Capital backs YieldCoin

The property investment firm has formed an exclusive partnership with real estate liquidity platform iYield, and its unique cryptocurrency.

British Pearl Lord Fink

Lord Fink invests £7m in British Pearl

The newly launched property debt and equity investments portal enables people to split their investments between fractional equity ownership of property and to act as mortgage lenders in their own right.

Blockchain

MP calls for chief blockchain officer

Conservative MP Eddie Hughes has released a report calling for the government to increase its focus on using blockchain, in a move that highlights the universal growth of this technology across all sectors.

Vinay Goel JLL

JLL hires ex-Google director

JLL has appointed former Google executive Vinay Goel as chief digital product officer to focus on new product development and innovation for clients.