blockchain news

The latest news about Blockchain and Distributed Ledger technology.

Blockchain Consortium R3 CEV Open-Sources Its Distributed Ledge Platform Corda
November 30th, 2016

R3 aims to encourage collaboration and contribution to the Corda platform by giving developers an access to the source code.

1,000-Year-Old Royal Mint Partners with CME Group to Offer Gold Trading Based on Blockchain
November 30th, 2016

The market will be underpinned by up to $1bn in gold bars, or around two tonnes at current prices.

Lisk Launches Simultaneous Campaigns to Empower Blockchain and Energize Community
November 28th, 2016

Lisk, the blockchain application platform, has launched an ambitious series of campaigns that will supercharge the democratic and decentralized nature of their blockchain while providing a foundation for long term sustainability and success.

The Inevitable Blockchain [Infographic]
November 25th, 2016

The technology behind bitcoin is expected to transform traditional business models in the financial industry, according to Sopra Banking Software.

Morgan Stanley Might Leave Blockchain Consortium R3 CEV
November 24th, 2016

Morgan Stanley can follow Goldman and Santander that have recently unveiled their plans to leave R3 consortium.

Siemens and U.S. Startup LO3 Energy Partners on Blockchain Microgrids
November 22nd, 2016

Siemens to take part in a new project with the US-based blockchain startup that will enable energy transfers through the distributed ledger technology.

Goldman Sachs and Santander Leave R3 Blockchain Consortium
November 22nd, 2016

R3 CEV is starting fundraising with most of consortium participants expressing their interest in investing.

Electronic Government as a Service — eGaaS Enters Beta Testing Phase
November 20th, 2016

The blockchain platform for world governments has started beta testing its platform amidst the ongoing ICO.

Komodo Platform: Blockchain for Everyone
November 16th, 2016

Blockchain technology has brought us unparalleled tools that allow us to achieve some degree of financial freedom.

Monetary Authority of Singapore Partners R3 to Launch Blockchain Project for Interbank Payments
November 16th, 2016

The pilot project aimed at adopting blockchain for interbank payments will also involve the country’s stock exchange and eight local and foreign banks.

PwC Launches New Fintech Capability Called ‘Vulcan Digital Asset Services’
November 15th, 2016

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.

PolkaDot Brings Multiple Blockchains into One Network by Unlocking Scalability and Extensibility
November 14th, 2016

Dr. Gavin Wood and Melonport collaborate to provide the first decentralized digital asset management infrastructure with multiple blockchains.

ARK Crew Announces Official Open Source Release of ARK Blockchain Code on GitHub
November 12th, 2016

ARK Crew, the blockchain platform has announced the date for their official open source release of ARK Code on GitHub.