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Siam Commercial Bank Becomes First FI in Thailand to Embrace Blockchain...

SBC Digital Ventures, the venture arm of Siam Commercial Bank, has participated in Ripple's US$55 million Series B funding round, making it the first...

Spanish Banking Giant Calls Blockchain Tech ‘The Ultimate Disruption in the...

BBVA, a multinational banking group and the second largest bank in Spain, has issued a new report in which it says that blockchain technology has...

New Report Highlights Significant Increase In Blockchain Activities Outside Of Financial...

Although the financial services industry still accounts for a significant amount of blockchain investment and activity, the technology is spreading to other industries rapidly,...

Volante Technologies Launches Ripple Interface for Global Real-Time Settlements

Volante Technologies, a software company specialized in the integration and processing of financial messages, data and payments within institutions and corporate enterprises, has launched...

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...

Axlacor Releases Blockchain-Powered Analytics And Compliance System For Banks

Axlacor Ltd., a firm based in London that builds compliance and analytics tools for the banking industry, has released NEON, a blockchain-powered system that...

Barclays Signs Deals with Blockchain Startups Chainalysis and Wave

Barclays has signed contracts with eight companies that participated in the bank's New York City fintech accelerator program, among which two blockchain startups: Chainalysis...

Asia’s Largest Bourse Will Start Testing Blockchain Tech in March

Japan Exchange Group (JPX), the Asian financial services corporation that operates Tokyo Stock Exchange and Osaka Securities Exchange, has teamed up with IBM Japan...

Earthport Launches ‘Distributed Ledger Hub’ to Connect Clients to the Ripple...

UK-based payment network Earthport has launched the Distributed Ledger Hub (DLH), a point of access that takes the form of an API aimed at...

Top UK Asset Management Firms Team Up to Explore Blockchain Technology

Five of the UK's largest asset management firms, namely Schroders, Aberdeen Asset Management, Columbia Threadneedle, Aviva Investors and Henderson Global Investors, have teamed up...

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