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World’s First Bitcoin Bank NextBank Receives $950K Investment and Opens for Early Registrations
November 11th, 2015

The world’s first truly international Bitcoin bank NextBank is preparing to launch during 2016 after successfully raising 950 000 USD seed investment capital. NextBank is now taking early registrations.

Philips Teams Up with Tierion to Bring Blockchain Technology to Healthcare Sector
October 27th, 2015

Philips Healthcare has signed an agreement with blockchain startup Tierion to investigate the blockchain technology applications.

NextBank, the World’s First Bitcoin Friendly Bank, Announces Upcoming Launch
October 26th, 2015

NextBank is planning to launch a new bitcoin banking platform that will make it easier for bitcoin community to use financial services worldwide.

World’s First Bitcoin Friendly Bank NextBank Announces Upcoming Launch Establishes ‘NB Formation Company’
October 26th, 2015

NextBank’s mission is to provide advanced banking services for Bitcoin and cryptocurrency users worldwide. NextBank will offer international Debit Cards, accounts denominated in both fiat such as USD and various cryptocurrencies, SWIFT transfers, an escrow service, currency exchange, and much more.

Royal Bank of Scotland to Adopt Blockchain in Early 2016
October 16th, 2015

Royal Bank of Scotland is going to become one of the first main banks to launch a service based on blockchain technology. Actually, this move may disrupt the way the banking sector works.

‘Scrap Cash Altogether and Adopt Digital Currency,’ Says Bank of England’s Chief Economist
September 20th, 2015

Andy Haldane evaluates current economic situation in the world and underlines the potential of blockchain.

9 Top Banks, Including JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs, Consider Adopting Bitcoin Technology
September 17th, 2015

Nine of the world’s major banks, such as JP Morgan, Goldman Sachs and Barclays, are expected to adopt the blockchain technology in an attempt to broaden its use in the financial services sector.

‘Reinventing Finance’: Barclays and Safello Team Up to Trial Bitcoin Technology
June 22nd, 2015

Barclays has announced a PoC agreement with bitcoin exchange Safello to start development of the new bitcoin payment platform.

Santander, One of the World’s Biggest Banks, Wants to Use Blockchain Technology
June 18th, 2015

A Spanish banking group Santander is going to use the blockchain technology.