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Santander and Monitise make a joint venture agreement with the aim of launching a fintech venture builder later this year.

Santander Joins Barclays in a Bank Blockade against Coinbase in the UK?
August 15th, 2019

One unverified Redditor alleged that Santander Bank is preventing UK customers from depositing their fiat funds to Coinbase but the bank denies the allegations saying that it is ‘not the case’.

EIB, Euroclear, Banco Santander and EY to Introduce Pilot for ECP Settlement
June 19th, 2019

Euroclear in cooperation with EIB, Santander and EY will push their blockchain-based platform for the issuance and settlement of European commercial paper to a pilot phase.

World’s Largest Banks Investing $50M in Digital Cash Settlement System
May 17th, 2019

Several major banks, including UBS, Banco Santander, HSBC Holdings and Deutsche Bank, are planning to build a blockchain-based settlement system by investing $50M into a joint entity called Fnality.

World Bank and CBA Trumpeting Success Recording ‘World First’ Blockchain Bond Trading
May 16th, 2019

The World Bank and Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) achieved success in recording secondary market bond trading through blockchain technology.

Microsoft, IBM, Ethereum Group, and Others Join to Drive Enterprise Crypto Adoption
April 18th, 2019

The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA) announced the launch of a blockchain-neutral Token Taxonomy Initiative which includes, some prominent names as are Microsoft, IBM, and J.P. Morgan Chase.

RationalFX Uses Ripple’s xCurrent for Payments to Over 200 Destinations
April 5th, 2019

RationalFX, a foreign exchange United Kingdom-based firm, has recently tied up with Ripple to use its xCurrent, sending XRP price 13 percent higher.

Santander Announces Huge Upgrade for Its Ripple-Based One Pay FX App
April 4th, 2019

Spanish banking giant Santander is planning a massive expansion of its international payment platform One Pay FX app, which currently operates in 19 countries, including the US.

Santander UK Not Using XRP for Payments, but Ripple Fans Still Have the Reason to Rejoice
March 25th, 2019

Banco Santander got confused with XRP and Ripple, and mistakenly announced that they’re using XRP for payments across 19 countries. Later, responding to an XRP enthusiast, the company apologized for providing incorrect information.

Swell 2018: Banco Santander Reveals Expansion Plan for Its Ripple-enabled OnePay FX
October 2nd, 2018

In his speech at Swell 2018, the Head of Innovation of Banco Santander highlighted Ripple’s active role in improving bank customers’ experience.

Is the International Remittance Industry Headed the Cryptocurrency Way?
April 27th, 2018

Cryptocurrencies are no longer a passing fad – blockchain is changing the standards of the financial systems. Bitcoin, Ether and Ripple have initially stimulated the development of numerous start-ups, but today they experience the increasing interest on the part of traditional financial institutions.