R3 is an innovation firm focused on building and empowering the next generation of global financial services technology. It leads a consortium of over 200 financial companies in research and development of blockchain usage in the financial system. It is headquartered in New York City. It was founded circa 2014 by David Rutter.

Japanese SBI Plans to Create a Project for R3 with Extensive Use of XRP
November 2nd, 2018

SBI Group is considering variants to develop a project for R3 in the framework of which XRP will be used more extensively.

Ripple and R3 Reach Settlement Over an Ongoing Legal Dispute
September 12th, 2018

After engaging in almost one-year of legal battle, the two companies decided to end it in an undisclosed agreement.

Siemens Joins Standard Chartered to Further Tout the Potential of Blockchain in Banking
August 30th, 2018

Siemens Financial Services will work together with Standard Chartered and TradeIX to provide blockchain-based solutions for trade finance.

Thailand’s CBDC: Pursue for Innovative Economy or a Try to Centralize Power?
August 23rd, 2018

The Bank of Thailand’s is going to finish the first phase of its work on Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) early next year.

Blockchain Startup R3 Releases Corda Enterprise Platform for Business Development
July 10th, 2018

With the introduction of the commercial version of Corda, R3 makes it easier for businesses to reap the benefits of blockchain technology.

Natixis Joins Marco Polo, the Trade Finance Network Powered by Blockchain Technology
May 31st, 2018

As part of its ongoing efforts to offer next-generation trade finance solutions to its clients, Natixis has announced that it has joined the trade finance network Marco Polo.

Spanish Bank BBVA Issues First-of-Its-Kind Corporate Loan Through Blockchain
April 27th, 2018

The use of blockchain considerably reduced the time of entire loan process – from negotiations to signing the loan – from a few days to just a few hours.

R3 and Microsoft Expand Partnership with Deeper Corda Integration into Azure Сloud Service
November 22nd, 2017

Microsoft and R3 Blockchain Consortium strengthen their partnership for deeper integration between cloud-platform Azure and Corda platform making it easy for businesses to develop their infrastructure on blockchain network.

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.

R3 Launches Version 1.0 of Corda Distributed Ledger
October 3rd, 2017

Enterprise software firm R3 has introduced version 1.0 of Corda distributed ledger platform and, with it, core API stability.