HSBC

HSBC Holdings plc is a British multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is the world’s fourth largest bank by total assets, with total assets of US$2.67 trillion. It was established in its present form in London in 1991 by the Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited to act as a new group holding company. The origins of the bank lie mainly in Hong Kong and to a lesser extent in Shanghai, where branches were first opened in 1865. The HSBC name is derived from the initials of the Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation.

May 15th, 2018

Blockchain is here to change the world. The first in history commercial trade finance transaction based on this technology has been carried out by HSBC.

March 9th, 2018

CoinMetro has announced three key advisory additions to its team, as well as the partnership with a professional PR agency Bitcoin PR Buzz.

August 31st, 2017

Six of the world’s biggest banks teamed up to create a new digital currency ‘utility settlement coin’ for clearing and settling financial transactions.

June 27th, 2017

The platform is intended to facilitate domestic and cross-border trade for small and medium enterprises in Europe and increase overall trade transaction transparency.

May 23rd, 2017

R3 CEV aims to raise $150 million with the third tranche of fundraising round scheduled for later this year.

January 16th, 2017

Seven large banks are collaborating to make domestic and cross-border commerce easier for European small and medium-sized enterprises.

September 27th, 2016

A group of eight banks, including UniCredit, HSBC, and UBS, have finally tested a distributed ledger prototype for bonds exchange using Intel’s blockchain platform.

August 11th, 2016

A group of banks, including HSBC and Bank of America, have created a new blockchain solution that will help to streamline the process of global trade.