Santander has launched a new app that lets people transfer money
internationally using blockchain technology, the cutting-edge
database protocol that underpins bitcoin.
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"We have internally identified 20 to 25 use cases where this technology can be applied," Mariano Belinky, head of Santander InnoVentures told Business Insider at MoneyConf in Belfast this wee... Read More
The bank is also working on a "proof of concept" using Ripple's technology for international payments and the technology could be rolled-out to customers to allow "international payments in rea... Read More
banks are writing off bitcoin while focusing on the underlying
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BNY Mellon, Deutsche Bank, Santander, and UBS – the latter of which first disclosed its work on a so-called "settlement coin" last year – are hoping to launch a commercial-grade blockchain sy... Read More
Here's why one investor is way more comfortable with marijuana than bitcoin
Cryptocurrency ETFs proved too risky for ETF Managers Group Founder and CEO Sam Masucci, but he threw caution to the wind with his latest marijuana ETF â and it's paying off. "The business is
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SEC 'Looking Closely' at Public Company Blockchain Pivots, Says Chairman
The head of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said today that the securities market regulator is "looking closely" at the trend of public companies that have announced new focuses on blockch
Bitcoin Slides More Than 10 Percent to Near $10,000 Level
The price of bitcoin is down more than 10% today, according to CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index (BPI).
At press time, the cryptocurrency's price is trading around $10,237.25, a decline of roughly 11.