Thus R3 project has just grown up to 42 members – the world’s largest and most influential banks.

Major Japanese Banks Set to Conduct Trade Finance Transaction via Marco Polo Blockchain
October 22nd, 2019

SMBC is planning to use R3 and TradeIX’s Marco Polo platform to handle a trade transaction towards the end of the year.

South Korean Government Is Determined to Move Its Trade Finance on Blockchain by 2021
October 16th, 2019

The South Korean government is going to put all relevant documents on the blockchain making them available for banking institutions, trading institutions, and others.

5 Major Automakers Beginning Field Testing of Automatic Blockchain Payments System
October 15th, 2019

It has been revealed that Initially a vehicle identification network developed within the Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative will be tested in the US.

SIX Digital Exchange Gathers Financial Institutions for Initial Digital Offering
September 30th, 2019

The IDO for its native SDX security tokens will take place next year in mid-2020 and the issuance of tokens will happen on an enterprise-grade blockchain built using R3’s Corda technology.

Right After MasterCard, Bank of America Joins Marco Polo Network
September 20th, 2019

One of the largest banking establishments in North America, Bank of America, has joined the international trade finance blockchain consortium, Marco Polo, with the aim of creating an efficient global trading network.

Wells Fargo Set to Debut U.S. Dollar-Pegged Stablecoin on Its Blockchain Platform
September 17th, 2019

Using its internal DLT-based settlement service dubbed Wells Fargo Digital Cash along with company’s U.S. dollar-linked stablecoin, Wells Fargo is going to enhance its operational efficiencies.

Mastercard and R3 Join Forces to Build Blockchain Cross-Border Payments Solution
September 11th, 2019

Mastercard and R3 are entering a new partnership which will allow Mastercard to be able to process payments faster. This comes after Mastercard joined the Marco-Polo trading settlements consortium.

Mastercard Joins R3’s Marco Polo Network to Advance Global Trade
September 5th, 2019

Mastercard revealed its participation in the Marco Polo blockchain project, a collaboration of R3 and TradeIX. The initiative provides a multi-asset class platform that offers broker-dealer services and multicurrency transactions, among other services.

R3 Partners With Dubai’s Wethaq to Develop Blockchain Platform for Islamic Markets
August 29th, 2019

By leveraging R3 Corda’s blockchain solutions, the Wethaq platform aims to improve the market infrastructure used for issuing and trading the Sukuk securities.

R3’s Marco Polo Platform Records New Blockchain Transaction Agreement
August 14th, 2019

The Marco Polo platform, jointly developed by R3 and TradeIX, has just facilitated a new transaction entirely via blockchain. It’s a new step towards production.