A senior official from the Bank of England revealed today that a forthcoming version of its real-time gross settlement (RTGS) system – which settles around £500bn daily – will be compatible with distr... Read More
During the past year, a number of blockchain projects have focused on trading bullion, but what about gold that's still in the ground?
That seemingly unlikely business model is precisely the aim of... Read More
The European Union’s central bank recent commented on how the economic bloc could move to encourage the spread of new technologies like blockchain.
The commentary was featured in a recent statement... Read More
A group of Japanese financial institutions has successfully tested a prototype that uses distributed ledger technology (DLT) to streamline international transaction agreements.
Announced earlier th... Read More
Researchers for the UK's central bank have argued in a new paper that, if left unregulated, securities settlement services built on distributed ledger tech (DLT) could turn into monopolies.
In a ne... Read More
National Chinese Science Academy Launches Blockchain Lab
China's federal science institution, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, is taking part in a new research effort around blockchain.
The highest academy for science in China said it had established a n
St Louis Fed Now Tracks Crypto Prices on Its Research Database
The St. Louis division of the U.S. Federal Reserve Bank is now tracking the prices of four cryptocurrencies in its research database.
According to an announcement on Tuesday, Federal Reserve Econom
Chinese Gov’t Rates EOS as the Best Public Blockchain, Bitcoin Drop to 17th
EOS tops the public blockchain among 30 projects in the cryptocurrency space, while bitcoin, the original and largest cryptocurrency, is ranked 17th, according to the Chinese government’s second mon
Bloomberg Terminal Adds Huobi's Cryptocurrency Market Index
Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi announced that financial data firm Bloomberg has added the HB10 crypto market index on its terminal for subscribers.
In an announcement on Thursday, Huobi said users o