Looking to coin it in

Peter Kemp
‘HullCoin’ was launched in a blaze of publicity in 2017 – even making headlines in the Financial Times. Using blockchain technology, it was described as the world’s first ‘Community Loyalty Point’. The digital ‘coins’ could only be earned by doing “good works” in Hull’s community and were spent by accessing discounts offered by local retailers. This was tech that put a value on socially-useful tasks. Around 120 retailers across the city took part in the project. Hull City Council and the Groundwork environ... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...