bank of england blockchain

The central bank of the UK announced a contest for the best ideas of using blockchain potential in order to change the society.

April 12th, 2018

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

April 12th, 2017

The UK’s central bank has developed its own Proof of Concept ledger and will make the next version of its interbank payments system compatible with settlement in a distributed ledger.

March 14th, 2016

RSCoin, developed in cooperation with two researchers from the University College of London, allows central banks maintaining complete control over monetary supply while providing strong transparency and auditability guarantees.

January 29th, 2016

The central bank of the UK takes a reasonable approach to a distributed ledger study and adoption.

November 25th, 2015

The central bank of the UK announced a contest for the best ideas of using blockchain potential in order to change the society.

September 20th, 2015

Andy Haldane evaluates current economic situation in the world and underlines the potential of blockchain.

July 21st, 2015

Central banks consider implementing “hybrid systems” involving distributed ledger technology of the type currently used to record Bitcoin transactions.