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The latest news about banks and blockchain technology.

Symbiosis of Blockchain Technologies and Banking Services
December 6th, 2017

The conventional approach of financial institutions has been undergoing continuous reform because of the blockchain technology. What is this process: creating of the future or just a popular trend?

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia is Going to Issue a Bond on the Blockchain
December 6th, 2017

Next year the commonwealth Bank of Australia will issue a bond on the blockchain, considering it a very interesting module for doing business in unusual ways.

Bankera ICO is Live Now: Become the Part of Banking Revolution
December 4th, 2017

Bankera platform aims to comprise both traditional and digital banking, by creating low-cost in-house exchange platform, operating fiat and cryptocurrencies.

China’s Central Bank Plans to Launch Its Own State-Backed Digital Currency
November 6th, 2017

According to the PBoC’s researcher, the introduction of a centralized digital currency will bring substantial changes to the future of the world’s financial industry.

22 Top Banks and R3 Develop Blockchain-based Payments System
November 1st, 2017

According to the consortium, a new blockchain-based solution will enable fast and efficient international transactions among financial organizations.

UTRUST Wants to Bring Cryptocurrency Payment Solutions to the Masses
October 30th, 2017

Cryptocurrency payments platform UTRUST is campaigning around the world to let ‘unbanked’ and ‘underbanked’ people gain access to financial services.

A Review of Cryptobanks: Who Raised How Much and How to Use the Advantage
October 27th, 2017

The team of Narbonne has analyzed the most successful cryptobanks from Polybius and Bankera to Cryptopay and Crypterium.

Surging Bitcoins Attracts Goldman Sachs Exploring Opportunities
October 27th, 2017

The most popular cryptocurrency is booming exponentially after its technical infrastructure and application frame (particularly in blockchain applications) have been recognized across a wide range of industries and global organizations, despite different attitudes toward Bitcoin and its applications, and strict restrictions of the cryptocurrency trading in some countries.

Cryptobank Project Crypterium Launches ICO, Plans to Raise $75M
October 19th, 2017

Crypterium to hold an ICO for a revolutionary mobile cryptobank project, during which it expects to collect $75 million.

Key Highlights from the Sibos 2017 and Swell 2017 Conferences
October 17th, 2017

Here’re the key highlights from this week’s two payment technology conferences – Sibos 2017 by SWIFT and Swell 2017 by Ripple.

IBM, KlickEx and Stellar Join Hands to Simplify Cross-Border Cryptocurrency Payments
October 16th, 2017

Software giant IBM, regional financial services company KlickEx Group, and Stellar, a non-profit organisation that supports an open source blockchain network, have unveiled a new regional cross-border payments solution using IBM’s blockchain technology.

Project Crypterium Wants to Build the First Truly Decentralised Crypto Bank
October 12th, 2017

Cryptobank Crypterium wants to combine a mobile bank, cryptocurrency acquisition solutions for business, an OpenAPI cryptocurrency platform for developers, and the ability to receive decentralized crypto loans.

Blockchain Credit Bureau MicroMoney Partners with ICOBox to Reach the New Heights
October 10th, 2017

MicroMoney, the world’s first Blockchain-based credit Bureau, partners with ICOBox, the leading supplier of SaaS solutions for conducting ICOs, with an intention to open access to banking for everyone.