distributed ledger technology

The central bank of the UK takes a reasonable approach to a distributed ledger technology

Taipei Partners with IOTA to Become a Blockchain-Powered Smart City
February 1st, 2018

With a view to become a smart city, Taipei partners with IOTA to provide its residents with a wide range of new technological advantages.

Davos 2018: Leaders Remain Critical About Cryptocurrencies at the World Economic Forum
January 26th, 2018

At Davos, dignitaries from the world of finance remained critical about Bitcoin and cryptos and a few demanded regulatory measures to be brought in place.

Davos 2018: Blockchain Technology is Here to Stay and Can’t be Ignored
January 25th, 2018

At the World Economic Forum 2018, some of the prominent personalities discuss the blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies and how it can shape the global economy in future.

The Australian Securities Exchange Selects Distributed Ledger Tech to Replace CHESS
December 10th, 2017

The technology associated with blockhain has been tested for more than 2 years to prove that it meets all of the requirements of Australia’s stock market and is now ready to become the one of wide use.

Hong Kong and Singapore to Collaborate on Blockchain-based Trade Finance Platform
October 25th, 2017

Hong Kong and Singapore have committed to work on a strategic project on trade finance cross-border infrastructure, based on distributed ledger technology (DLT).

‘Blockchain is Not Ready to Replace Settlement Systems,’ Say Bank of Japan and European Central Bank
September 7th, 2017

Findings of analysis of distributed ledger technology conducted by the Bank of Japan (BOJ) and the European Central Bank (ECB) state, that DLT is “immature” to power the world’s biggest payment systems.

Three More Blockchain Patents Filed by Bank of America
August 2nd, 2017

US-based bank files three new patent apps aimed at validating of not only users of its system, but also of the information within it.

‘Next-Gen UK Settlement System Will be Blockchain Compatible,’ Says Bank of England’s Governor
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.

Deutsche Börse Announces Blockchain Concept for Risk Free Cash Transfer
January 24th, 2017

Deutsche Börse Group actively participates in the blockchain area and aims to explore more new business opportunities with the disruptive technology.

SWIFT Partners with Accenture to Develop Distributed Ledger Platform for Financial Services
April 20th, 2016

The paper issued by the companies highlights possible advantages and challenges of adopting distributed ledger technologies to financial services.

R3 CEV Develops Eights Proofs-of-Concept for Blockchain Trials
April 15th, 2016

R3 CEV has unveiled the news on the Blockchain & Distributed Ledger Conference in New York.

Bank of England Believes Distributed Ledger Technology to Revamp UK Payments System
January 29th, 2016

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

UK Government Is Going to Trial Blockchain’s Distributed Ledger Technology
January 20th, 2016

The UK’s Chief Scientist and Advisor Sir Mark Walport explained in this report that blockchain has the potential to help governance to politicians and leaders of authority.