Bitcoin & Banking News

Bitcoin & Banking News

Read the latest news about Bitcoin and banking and find out which financial institutions are researching and implementing cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology with CoinJournal.net

Visa Europe Collab & Epiphyte On The Future Of Blockchains (Interview)

In an interview with CoinJournal, Jon Downing of Visa Europe Collab and Edan Yago of Epiphyte said that while they are interested in other...

Colin Kwan on Magnr, The UKDCA, and Bitcoin Banks

If the late, great George Carlin were alive today and revamping his classic "seven words you cannot say on television" sketch for Bitcoin, it wouldn't...

SWIFT: Smart Contracts, DLTs Need Standard Language

In April, SWIFT announced that it is investigating Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) and Smart Contracts (SC). Yesterday, they announced their findings. In the paper...

Barbadian Economists Advise Central Bank To Hold Small Amount of Bitcoins...

The Central Bank of Barbados should hold a "relatively small" proportion of bitcoins as part of its portfolio of international reserves, according to Barbadian...

Fintech Venture Funding Report Highlights Growing Interest in Blockchain & Insurtech

Over the last quarter, a number of fintech sub-segments, including robo-advisors, insurtech and blockchain, have gained significant traction, according to a new report on...

Australian Bitcoin Survey Shows 1 in 3 People Know About Digital...

Bitcoin in Australia is a topic surrounded by quite some controversy. The history between both parties has been colorful to say the least, and...

Ethereum’s Dr Gavin Wood On Scalability, The Future Of Crypto &...

Devcon1, the second major Ethereum Conference took place at a sold-out Gibson Hall. Previously serving as the headquarters for the National Provincial Bank, it...

Interview with Founder Dr. Avtar Sehra on Crowdaura, Accenture’s London Lab...

Crowdaura, a startup that builds technology solutions for financial services firms, had recently been admitted into Accenture's Innovation Lab program in London. In addition to...

IBM And India’s Mahindra Announce Blockchain Solution For Supply Chain Finance

IBM is working with India's Mahindra Group on a new blockchain-based solution to improve operational processes for the bundling and selling of invoices as...

Singapore’s BitX Joins FCA Fintech Sandbox; Sets Sights On European Market

BitX, a bitcoin startup headquartered in Singapore that offers consumer wallets, exchanges services and APIs to businesses, has been accepted into the UK's Financial...