ABN Amro also expressed optimism, and a company spokesperson said the bank is examining the technology behind Bitcoin for their own use. The retailer's acceptance marks the first franchised... Read More
Two major European banks have released the initial results of a blockchain prototype focused on oil trading.
The project, called Easy TradING Connect, was unveiled last month as part of a broader b... Read More
“It’s quite an effort.”
So says Mark Buitenhek, global head of transaction services for Dutch banking and financial services group ING.
In a new interview, Buitenhek told CoinDesk that the Amste... Read More
A spokesperson for ING Group has clarified its customers are able to buy bitcoin via company bank accounts, despite conflicting statements from one of its social media representatives.
The statemen... Read More
Dutch financial services giant ING and French banking group Société Générale are planning a follow-up to a recent trial that saw the firms examine how blockchain could create efficiencies in the oil t... Read More
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John McAfee Won't Promote ICOs Anymore Because of 'SEC Threats'
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