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...

Singapore’s Status Wants to Bring Ethereum to Every Mobile Device

Aimed at bringing Ethereum to mobile devices, Singapore-based Status Holdings Pte. Ltd. has released the alpha version of its client for Android and iOS...

New Partnership Enables Indian Workers to Receive International Wages in Bitcoin

Bangalore-based bitcoin startup Unocoin has announced a partnership with Bitwage to allow millions of workers in India to receive their wages in INR or...

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...

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...

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...

Singapore Fintech Festival Kicks Off: IBM and KYCK! Announce New Blockchain...

The inaugural Singapore Fintech Festival, a week-long event organized by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) in partnership with the Association of Banks in...

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...

Epiphyte To Offer Transaction Clearing And Settlement Using Bitcoin To UK...

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the UK's financial services regulator, has announced that blockchain startup Epiphyte will be providing financial institutions in the UK...

Singaporean Bitcoin Startup Seeks Funding for Further Southeast Asian Expansion

Coinhako, a Singapore-based bitcoin wallet service provider and exchange platform, plans to raise a round of funding as the startup eyes further expansion in...