Barclays has become the latest major financial institution to join the foreign exchange-focused blockchain consortium founded by cash settlement system provider CLS Group.
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Researchers at the European Central Bank (ECB) have published a new research report on the impact of distributed ledger technology (DLT) on the harmonization of post-trade settlement systems.
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Massive Gains Force Bitcoin Futures Trading to be Halted Twice in Quick Succession
With the CBOE Bitcoin futures going live, no one is surprised the demand is pretty massive. During the first few hours, things have progressed rather nicely. Â At the same time, the massive gains
Bitcoin Will be Legal, Mining to See Regulation: Russia’s Deputy Finance Minister
Russia’s deputy finance minister Alexei Moiseev has reportedly stressed that buying bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies will be legal in the country.
The Russian government will not outlaw nor punis
France Gives Go-Ahead for Blockchain Trading of Unlisted Securities
The French government has given the official nod for trading unlisted securities using blockchain technology, Reuters reports.
According to the article, the government has adopted new rules that wi
Chicago Exchange crashed by Bitcoin
The long awaited launch of Chicago Board Options Exchange Bitcoin futures contracts went off with a bang yesterday as the website was knocked offline by a surge in traffic. The first contracts were