Ten new partners have joined Ripple’s “blockchain network,” which focuses on cross-border transactions and DLT standards.
Central banks could allow access around the clock if they used blockchains, a senior Bank of Japan official speculated last week.
Digital currency exchange Bitfinex can’t send wire transfers abroad due to its ongoing banking issues, representatives said.
Nearly three-quarters of banks and asset managers see the consortium model as necessary for exploring distributed ledger tech, a survey reveals.
A previously announced asset manager consortium is moving slowly to market with a blockchain technology solution.
Dutch bank ING’s ethereum-based oil trading pilot is opening up to new financial institutions.
A blockchain research startup and eight local banks have teamed up to bring blockchain’s benefits to China’s receipts financing industry.
Financial messaging giant Swift may have introduced new payments tech, but bitcoin startups still feel confident about their role in the industry.
Bitcoin exchange Bitstamp and French bank Crédit Agricole have teamed up to facilitate bitcoin acceptance at investment funds.
At the DTCC’s Fintech Symposium, the lack of available blockchain job applicants was cited as a roadblock to industry goals.