This week in Italian startups has been quite poor of relevant news. We have a couple of important festivities between April and May: on the 25th of April we celebrate our liberation from nazi-fascism, while on the 1st of May we celebrate International Work Day. In an extraordinary period such as this one, "liberation" and "work" become topics of wider discussion, and probably much more relatable than in more normal circumstances. Anyways, this week we have witnessed an exit and some steps forward in blockchain adoption by the banking system. More below.