Thomson Reuters, one of the members of the R3 Consortium, disclosed in a recent publication that the DTCC worked with banks and major financial institutions to run tests using existing Blockchain... Read More
According to the Wall Street Journal, Indians working abroad sent a record $72 bln in remittances to India. In the last decade, remittances have typically made up three to four percent of India’s GDP.... Read More
Australia is among the countries actively seeking a reduction in cash usage among consumers. Several of its CitiBank branches are going cash-free, while other institutions have called for a... Read More
The 2016 Hackathon is expected to run from Nov. 17 to Dec. 22, and the winner is expected to go home with a $50,000 prize in any crypto plus the chance to start a HackerGold ICO. Concerning the... Read More
While Walmart still hasn’t fully disclosed the technical aspects of its Blockchain network, Yiannas stated that Walmart is using IBM’s Blockchain-based systems and networks to develop its own unique... Read More
Could Crypto Exchanges KYC Prevent Money Laundering In Bitcoin?
China’s regulators recently warned that cryptocurrency is a potential threat in anti-money laundering as bitcoin could easily bypass the country’s capital controls and achieve cross-border capital
BMO, Pension Plan Pilot Blockchain for Fixed Income Issuance
Canadian financial firm BMO Capital Markets is working with the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan on a new blockchain pilot.
The trial sees the two firms register a fixed income issuance on a blockcha
South Korea Budgets $880 Million for Tech Including Blockchain
The South Korean government will invest over $880 million next year in order to boost the development of innovative technologies including blockchain.
According to a government release on Tuesday,
Pantera Capital Has Raised $71 Million So Far for Third Crypto Fund
Blockchain investment company Pantera Capital has launched its third crypto fund with over $71 million already committed, according to public documents.
A filing submitted by the company to the U.S