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UBS Sees Potential in Blockchain with Clearmatics Raising its Funds
November 19th, 2015

UBS Group AG partner Clearmatics continues raising its funds while UBS is working with blockchain.

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.

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.

13 Top Banks Including Citi and Bank of America Join R3 Blockchain Project
September 29th, 2015

Thirteen top banks, including Citi, Bank of America and Deutsche Bank, have joined a consortium led by financial tech firm R3 that is developing blockchain technology for the financial industry.

Banks Switch to EMV-Chipped Cards Although Stake on Bitcoin Technology
September 28th, 2015

Banks offer using credit cards with EMV chips to better protect customer’s funds.

‘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.