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
BNY held a wide-ranging seminar on the tech in January that explored blockchain's challenges and opportunities.
BNY Mellon image via David Fulmer / Flickr (cropped image used under creative commons... Read More
Yet BNY's trial suggests institutions, perhaps uneasy about switching wholesale to a new kind of infrastructure, may want to test the waters by running blockchain solutions in the background, thus pro... Read More
A formal announcement will reportedly be made tomorrow, FT's Martin Arnold reports.
The banks involved have spent much of the past two years working on various applications for the technology, and ... Read More
CBW Bank, a Kansas based community bank partnered with Ripple in 2014 to become one of the first banks to use the Ripple protocol to enable instantaneous transactions “between customers and the... Read More
Bitcoin's Price Slides Below $6.5K to Hit 70-Day Low
The price of bitcoin, the world's largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, fell to its lowest point since April 1 on Tuesday.
Bitcoin's value slid to $6,455.92 during the afternoon trading
India's Central Bank Stays Mum on Crypto Ban Reasoning
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has responded to a query about why it moved to block banks from dealing with cryptocurrency businesses earlier this year – but the reply isn't very telling.
Congressional Bill Calls for Study of Crypto Use in Sex Trafficking
Congress is set to consider yet another proposed mandate for a cryptocurrency study, this time in the area of sex trafficking.
The House of Representatives Financial Services Committee is introduci
No rest for bitcoin traders as wild movements and big milestones often happen on the weekends
For bitcoin traders, key times to buy or sell often come at the least opportune time to be behind a computer monitor: Saturday night. Some of the digital currency's steepest price swings have