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...

Decentralized Crowdfunding Platform Fundonomy Set to Launch in Alpha in Mid-October

A new decentralized funding and reputation platform called Fundonomy is set to launch in public alpha in the coming weeks. The new service will...

New Blockchain Consortium Formed in Luxembourg

A new blockchain consortium comprising of 10 key players of the Luxembourg fund industry has been formed with the aim to explore the potential...

Indian Bitcoin Startup Unocoin Raises US$1.5M in Funding

Unocoin, a Bangalore-based bitcoin exchange platform, has raised US$1.5 million in a Pre-Series A funding round to fuel its growth. The round, led by...

IBM and China UnionPay Unveil New Blockchain System For Loyalty Points

IBM Research and China UnionPay E-payment Research Institute have unveiled a new blockchain system for loyalty bonus points exchange among multiple banks. A demo...

French Financial Institution BNP Paribas Expands Blockchain Platform

BNP Paribas Securities Services, a French provider of securities services and a wholly-owned subsidiary of French financial institution BNP Paribas Group, has expanded its...

UK Startup Wraps Up 6-Month Blockchain Pilot for Fish Supply Chain...

Provenance, a London-based startup specializing in the use of blockchain technology for the supply chain, has successfully completed a six-month long pilot for tracking...

EY Selects 6 Blockchain Startups for Acceleration Program

"Big Four" audit firm Ernst & Young (EY) has announced the six startups it has selected for its 2016 blockchain-focused EY Startup Challenge. The six...

Swiss Firm Releases Upgraded Blockchain-Enabled Digital Identity Platform

WISeKey has announced the release of the WISeID 6 app, an enhanced edition of its personal data and identity protection app. WISeID, which sits on...