R3 aims to encourage collaboration and contribution to the Corda platform by giving developers an access to the source code.
The market will be underpinned by up to $1bn in gold bars, or around two tonnes at current prices.
EY Switzerland launches the first bitcoin ATM where customers will be able to exchange Swiss francs for bitcoins and vice versa.
A blockchain startup R3 CEV is going to raise $150 million in its first funding round and some of its original members have already expressed their intention to invest.
The technology behind bitcoin is expected to transform traditional business models in the financial industry, according to Sopra Banking Software.
Morgan Stanley can follow Goldman and Santander that have recently unveiled their plans to leave R3 consortium.
Siemens to take part in a new project with the US-based blockchain startup that will enable energy transfers through the distributed ledger technology.
R3 CEV is starting fundraising with most of consortium participants expressing their interest in investing.
The pilot project aimed at adopting blockchain for interbank payments will also involve the country’s stock exchange and eight local and foreign banks.
One of the leading consulting services companies has developed a new platform that will enable digital assets to be used for a range of services, including everyday commerce, banking, and other personal currency and asset related services.
Ten of the globe’s leading banks have worked with R3 to create a new service for Know Your Customer (KYC) procedure using the distributed ledger technology.
According to Seamus Cushley, financial organizations all over the world see a great potential in the blockchain technology trying to adopt it to various services.
R3 has announced a deal with Singapore’s financial regulatory authority to establish the first dedicated distributed ledger technology (DLT) Center of Excellence in the Asian region.