Bank of England

The Bank of England, formally the Governor and Company of the Bank of England, is the central bank of the United Kingdom and the model on which most modern central banks have been based.

June 1st, 2018

The country’s central bank – The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) – sees no sense in having its own digital currency given that already existing infrastructure is quite robust and efficient.

April 12th, 2018

With a view to enhance privacy of data sharing, the Bank of England and Chain are examining the DLT system opportunities.

March 4th, 2018

Looking to the huge demand in the crypto space, several banks are now starting to offer investment and cold storage services for digital currencies.

January 5th, 2018

The central bank has studied the cryptosphere and determined that creating its cryptocurrency may ruin the current model of the financial market.

January 2nd, 2018

The digital currency will be supported by decentralized distributed ledger mechanism and will be linked to Sterling.

April 12th, 2017

The UK’s central bank has developed its own Proof of Concept ledger and will make the next version of its interbank payments system compatible with settlement in a distributed ledger.

Hyperledger Project Adds 11 New Members, Including Bank of England and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
March 1st, 2017

Hyperledger Project continues to attract new companies, with the overall number of members now accounting for more than 120 organizations.

March 14th, 2016

RSCoin, developed in cooperation with two researchers from the University College of London, allows central banks maintaining complete control over monetary supply while providing strong transparency and auditability guarantees.

January 29th, 2016

The central bank of the UK takes a reasonable approach to a distributed ledger study and adoption.

December 17th, 2015

Thus R3 project has just grown up to 42 members – the world’s largest and most influential banks.

December 10th, 2015

The blockchain holds huge promise for the future of the financial industry, with the world’s leading organizations developing solutions based on the bitcoin technology.

November 25th, 2015

The central bank of the UK announced a contest for the best ideas of using blockchain potential in order to change the society.

November 12th, 2015

The UK authorities are ready to create favorable regulatory environment in the country.