With a view to enhance privacy of data sharing, the Bank of England and Chain are examining the DLT system opportunities.
Chain is now developing Ivy, Bitcoin-based programming language, used to facilitate coding of smart contracts and compete with Ethereum platform.
Blockchain startup Chain revealed а cloud-based ledger service for managing balances, named Sequence.
The blockchain company has developed a new solution in partnership with Thales to enable secure application of the distributed ledger technology.
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 has raised $13 million in a second investment fund aimed at companies within the digital currency and blockchain ecosystem.
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.
Blockchain technology startup Chain Inc. will no longer offer its service as of December 31, 2015.
Estonia was chosen because of its size and innovation-friendly government.
Even though investments in Bitcoin startups have recently decelerated, financial institutions like American Express are still getting more interested in the potential of BItcoin.