Work began in July, the Banque de France said, culminating in October with the creation of prototype tools for creating and managing SEPA Credit Identifiers. The central bank outlined how weekly meeti... Read More
At the same time, the Banque de France report authors argue that the technology is “still very largely in the experimental phase”. The report said that future tests have to assess blockchain applicati... Read More
“Rest assured we are fully mobilised towards this goal,” he said.
Few details are available as to when the lab will open. However, de Galhau indicated that the central bank would move forward aggre... Read More
France's central bank wants to keep banks and other financial institutions out of the cryptocurrency business.
In a report published at the beginning of March, the Bank of France proposes to ban in... Read More
IBM to Hire Blockchain Researchers for French Expansion
Technology giant IBM is hiring nearly 2,000 people in France - and many of them will be focusing on blockchain technology, chief executive Virginia Rometty said Wednesday.
In an interview with Fren
Bitcoin drops 9%, now back below $8,000
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Rural Banks Tap Kaleido Blockchain for Faster Transactions
Rural banks in the Philippines are looking to adopt blockchain technology in bid to improve financial inclusion for local residents.
According to a report by the Philippine Information Agency on We