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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...

Thirteen Banks Join R3’s Blockchain Initiative

Thirteen of the world's leading financial institutions have joined R3's distributed ledger initiative, taking the total number of banks collaborating on the project to...

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...

ICICI Bank, Coins.ph, Flutterwave & Tempo Integrate With Stellar Network For...

The Stellar Development Foundation, the non-profit organization that oversees the Stellar open source payment network, has announced new partnerships to power cross-border payments in...

Vitalik Buterin on Misconceptions in the Private vs Public Blockchain Debate

Although Bitcoin enthusiasts often mock the concept of private blockchains, a lot of the money now coming into the blockchain ecosystem is focused on...

World Economic Forum 2016: What Financial Leaders Said About Bitcoin and...

At the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, leaders of the world's largest financial institutions, companies and organizations discussed...

Seven Financial Institutions Complete Proof of Concept of Blockchain Platform

Seven financial institutions, including Alliance Bernstein, Citi, Credit Suisse and HSBC, have completed a multi-month proof-of-concept aimed at assessing the merits of blockchain to...

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...

Nine of the Largest Banks Will Contribute ‘Several Millions of Dollars’...

Nine of the world's largest banks have formed a new partnership to help accelerate the broader adoption of blockchain technology in the financial industry. The...

Blockchain Startup Crowdaura Selected for Accenture’s 2016 Fintech Innovation Lab in...

Accenture has unveiled the 15 startups that will compose its 2016 class for the Fintech Innovation Lab in London, a 12-week mentorship program that aims...