Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley is an American multinational financial services corporation headquartered in the Morgan Stanley Building, Midtown Manhattan, New York City. Morgan Stanley operates in 42 countries and has more than 1300 offices and 60,000 employees.

Morgan Stanley Starts Clearing Bitcoin Futures
January 19th, 2018

The bank joins its rival Goldman Sachs and becomes the second major Wall Street firm to launch clearing crypto contracts.

April 28th, 2017

JP Morgan has announced its exit from the bank blockchain consortium, thus becoming the latest banking giant to leave the initiative.

November 26th, 2016

A blockchain startup R3 CEV is going to raise $150 million in its first funding round and some of its original members have already expressed their intention to invest.

November 24th, 2016

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

April 25th, 2016

The distributed ledger technology has to overcome a number of issues to achieve widespread usage by banks, according to a new study from Morgan Stanley.

January 21st, 2016

The World Economic Forum 2016 in Switzerland is expected to concentrate on the topic of fintech revolution this year.

December 12th, 2015

According to reports, Russia’s Sberbank plans to join the R3-led international blockchain consortium.

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.

December 2nd, 2015

Chinese peer-to-peer online lender Lufax is planning to raise $1 billion next year in an attemp to reach a value of between $15 and $20 billion.

November 20th, 2015

The innovation firm R3 has received support from five additional banks that joined the company’s project on developing blockchain solutions for the finance industry.

October 27th, 2015

Even though investments in Bitcoin startups have recently decelerated, financial institutions like American Express are still getting more interested in the potential of BItcoin.

September 29th, 2015

Thirteen top banks, including Citi, Bank of America and Deutsche Bank, have joined a consortium led by financial tech firm R3 that is developing blockchain technology for the financial industry.

UK Student: ‘Barclays Closed Down My Bank Account After Bitcoin Trade’
April 19th, 2015

Barclays closed down a 17-year-old student’s account after the digital currency trading.