Chain, Inc.

Chain Inc. partners with leading organizations to build next-generation financial networks. The San Francisco-based startup envisions a smarter and more connected financial industry that reaches every person and device on earth.

Founded in 2014, Chain provides infrastructure to financial institutions wanting to use the blockchain, which is the technology underlying the digital currency Bitcoin, in their products and services.

Stellar-based Startup Lightyear Buys Chain Inc. to Form Re-Branded Company Interstellar
September 10th, 2018

San Francisco technology start-up Chain Inc. and Lightyear Corp. has joined forces to create a new company that is expected to make building and operating on Stellar even easier.

Bank of England and Chain Release a Fintech Proof-of-Concept for Data Sharing
April 12th, 2018

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

Fintech Startup Chain Projects Updated Bitcoin Language for Smart-Contracts
December 20th, 2017

Chain is now developing Ivy, Bitcoin-based programming language, used to facilitate coding of smart contracts and compete with Ethereum platform.

Blockchain Startup Chain Launches Sequence, а Cloud-based Ledger Service for Managing Balances
October 24th, 2017

Blockchain startup Chain revealed а cloud-based ledger service for managing balances, named Sequence.

U.S. Blockchain Startup Chain Teams with Thales to Increase Security
March 30th, 2017

The blockchain company has developed a new solution in partnership with Thales to enable secure application of the distributed ledger technology.

Blockchain Company Symbiont Teams Up with Gemalto to Offer High-Assurance Security
January 28th, 2016

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 Raises $13M for Second Venture Fund
January 28th, 2016

Blockchain Capital has raised $13 million in a second investment fund aimed at companies within the digital currency and blockchain ecosystem.

Nasdaq vs Symbiont: Who Was the First to Record Share Sale Via Its Blockchain System
January 4th, 2016

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.

Chain Closes Free Bitcoin API Service on December 31
December 3rd, 2015

Blockchain technology startup Chain Inc. will no longer offer its service as of December 31, 2015.

Nasdaq Announced Development of New Blockchain Applications in Estonia
November 16th, 2015

Estonia was chosen because of its size and innovation-friendly government.