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...

Visa Europe Working With BTL For Cross-Border Settlement

Visa Europe Collab is partnering with Blockchain Tech LTD. They are working on a Proof of Concept program enabling Cross-Border Settlement between banks using blockchain technologies. Blockchain Tech...

Blockchain Consortium Agentic Group Introduces New UK Office

Agentic Group, a blockchain consortium headquartered in New York City, has expanded into the UK, introducing yesterday its London office. Agentic UK is the...

EY Startup Challenge Looking for Blockchain Solutions

The EY Startup Challenge, the firm's six-week mentorship-driven startup program, returns with a focus on blockchain solutions for two key industries: digital rights management...

MoneyGram Teams Up With Earthport To Use Ripple Tech for Remittances...

MoneyGram, a global provider of money transfer and payments services, has partnered with Earthport to launch a new service that allows users to send...

WIRED Money Returns in London to Explore Emerging Trends in Fintech

WIRED Money returns on June 23rd for a one-day summit dedicated to exploring the future of financial services and discussing emerging trends in fintech.Held...

Coinsilium To Host Week-Long Blockchain Tech Lab Developer Event in London

London-based blockchain technology investment and development company Coinsilium will be hosting its inaugural Blockchain Tech Lab, a week-long event taking place at Runway East...

E-Coin Rebrands to Wirex, a ‘Hybrid Financial Platform’

E-Coin, the UK-based bitcoin debit card solution and multi-signature wallet provider, is moving away from its old brand as the company, Wirex Limited, intends...

Colin Kwan on Magnr, The UKDCA, and Bitcoin Banks

If the late, great George Carlin were alive today and revamping his classic "seven words you cannot say on television" sketch for Bitcoin, it wouldn't...

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...