Gemalto, one of the major digital security providers, has announced a partnership with Symbiont to allow secure trading of smart securities via the blockchain platform.
Blockchain Capital has raised $13 million in a second investment fund aimed at companies within the digital currency and blockchain ecosystem.
Nasdaq, which has completed the first transaction through its digital ledger system, faces competition from Symbiont that claims to be the first company that started trading shares using blockchain.
Blockchain technology startup Chain Inc. will no longer offer its service as of December 31, 2015.
Estonia was chosen because of its size and innovation-friendly government.
Even though investments in Bitcoin startups have recently decelerated, financial institutions like American Express are still getting more interested in the potential of BItcoin.