banks blockchain

BNP Paribas Opens Blockchain Lab, BNY Mellon and Barclays Explore the Technology
September 8th, 2016

Financial institutions all over the world partner to explore and adapt the blockchain technology to financial needs.

Mizuho Financial Group to Pilot Ripple for Cross-Border Payments
July 20th, 2016

Mizuho has become one of the first Japanese banks to adopt blockchain using Ripple.

‘Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Are Fintech Winners,’ Says Autonomous Research Survey
December 29th, 2015

Only 14% of those interrogated predicted that banks can suffer from financial technology disruption.

Top Banks Will Spend $400M on Blockchain Technology by 2019
December 19th, 2015

Research company Aite Group predicts bank will invest around $400 million in the blockchain technology within the next few years.

‘Blockchain Can Change Everything,’ Says Goldman Sachs
December 3rd, 2015

Goldman Sachs has developed a new cryptocurrency using the blockchain technology.

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.

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.