banks blockchain technology

Mizuho Bank Partners with Fujitsu to Conduct Blockchain Trial
March 8th, 2016

The companies have developed a blockchain-based system to shorten the time of cross-border securities transactions settlement.

Royal Bank of Canada Teams Up with Ripple for Blockchain Remittance System
February 25th, 2016

The Royal Bank of Canada aims at transforming traditional transaction process to decrease operational costs and boost efficiency.

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.

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.

Barclays Teams up with Blockchain Startups Chainalysis and Wave
October 15th, 2015

Barclays announces cooperation with blockchain companies Chainalysis and Wave.

Blockchain Platform Mijin Wants to Reduce the Cost of the Banking System by Up to 1,000%
September 30th, 2015

Mijin, a new project of Tech Bureau, is specialized in creation of private blockchains.

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.

‘Future of Money’: Who Will be the Next Big Thing in Finance?
June 8th, 2015

Exponential Finance Conference, recently held in New York City, gathered major players in the financial industry, who shared their views on the future of financial world.

Banks Are Testing No-Bitcoin Blockchain
June 4th, 2015

The technology behind bitcoin may not just disrupt banks out of existence but also empower already existing financial system.