Accenture: Blockchain to Reduce Banks’ Infrastructure Costs by 30%

Blockchain technology can help investment banks cut costs and deliver savings of more than 30% across the middle and back office, translating to an...

Wells Fargo, ICAP Lead US$18M Investment in Blockchain Tech Provider Axoni

Axoni, a provider of blockchain technology for the financial services industry, has raised US$18 million in a Series A funding round led by Wells...

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...

This Blockchain Startup CEO Doesn’t Think Bitcoin is Going Away

Over the past year or two, large financial institutions and tech companies have taken a liking to Bitcoin’s underlying blockchain technology. Many bank executives,...

Smartrac Launches Document Authentication Solution Powered by Blockchain

Smartrac, the world's leading supplier of radio-frequency identification (RFID) products and Internet-of-Things (IoT) solutions, has launched an integrated document verification and authentication solution which...

Matchpool Bids on Blockchain to Disrupt Multi-Billion Dollar Online Dating Market

Matchpool has announced plans to launch a new service that leverages blockchain technology to disrupt the multi-billion dollar online dating industry. A mix between Tinder...

Blockchain Application Platform Lisk Announces Stabilized Mainchain

Lisk, an open source blockchain application and sidechain platform, has announced the stabilization of its mainchain, bringing greater decentralization to the ecosystem and allowing...

ING Blockchain Innovation Team: “For Us, 2016 Was About Experimentation”

For Dutch multinational banking and financial services corporation ING, 2016 was the year of blockchain experimentation during which it developed 27 proofs-of-concepts of the application...

Congressional Blockchain Caucus Formed

Coin Center's efforts in Washington D.C. seem to be paying off. A bipartisan caucus dedicated to the "advancement of sound public policy" relating to...

New Blockchain Consortium Launched In South Korea

The Korea Financial Investment Association, along with 21 financial investments and five blockchain companies, have signed an memorandum of understanding to collaborate on projects...