distributed ledger technology

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

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.

March 22nd, 2018

With the new IBM Blockchain Platform Starter Plan, smaller scale businesses can quickly learn, build and try out their own blockchain network in an environment designed for development and testing.

March 21st, 2018

MerchantChain, a Blockchain project of Plaza, is to make Plaza the default e-commerce platform in the decentralized world.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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).

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.

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.

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.

January 24th, 2017

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

April 20th, 2016

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