ibm world wire

Exclusive: IBM Blockchain’s Todd Scott on Maersk, World Wire and Food Trust
July 9th, 2019

Todd Scott, vice president of IBM Blockchain Global Trade spoke about blockchain projects IBM is engaged in as well as IBM’s cooperation with Stellar. He also said that Wold Wire will enable the use of stablecoins, and much more.

Why IBM Chose Stellar (XLM) for Its World Wire Network?
April 30th, 2019

Watch the video and discover what IBM developers working on World Wire think about Stellar technology and why they like it.

26 Stablecoins Launched on Stellar Blockchain, the New Era in Crypto on the Way
April 25th, 2019

Wirex, a UK-based payment platform,has revealed that it is planning to launch 26 fiat-backed stablecoins on the Stellar Network.

J.P. Morgan Blockchain Tops Ripple Signing Up 201 Global Banks
April 22nd, 2019

JPMorgan rapidly expands its Interbank Information Network (IIN) reporting a whopping 201 banks joining its blockchain. Meanwhile, IBM and Stellar also push it hard to win over leading banking institutions globally. Is it time for Ripple to move a bit?

Stellar Suffered an Inflation Bug in 2017 Creating 2B XLM, Messari Reports
March 28th, 2019

An attacker exploited a concurrency bug and created 2.25 billion XLM. Despite there were no media reports on the matter, Stellar stated that they had mentioned the bug twice in their release notes where they made it clear that the bug was exploited.

Western Union Ties Up with Stellar-backed Thunes for Direct Mobile Wallet Transfers
March 25th, 2019

With the help of Stellar-backed Thunes, Western Union is going to allow its clients to transfer funds directly to mobile wallets globally.

Two ‘Major US Banks’ May Soon Issue Own Cryptos on IBM World Wire, Is Ripple Under Threat?
March 20th, 2019

IBM announced that two major US banks may soon offer their own cryptos on the IBM World Wire amidst growing concerns that Ripple’s dominance in this global remittance space may be under threat.

Stellar Price Jumps 5% With the Announcement of Coinbase Listing
March 19th, 2019

With the growing popularity of Stellar Lumens (XLM), the world’s eight largest cryptocurrency got recently listed on popular crypto exchange Coinbase.

6 Banks Sign up to Issue Stellar-based Stablecoins on IBM’s World Wire
March 18th, 2019

IBM announced today that its global payment network, IBM Blockchain World Wire, has enabled payment locations in 72 countries, with 47 currencies and 44 banking endpoints and that it has signed letters of intent with six global banks.