ANZ and Westpac Conduct Bank Guarantee Trial Using Blockchain
July 10th, 2017

Blockchain is expected to digitize the paper-based guarantee process, reduce possibility of fraud and improve efficiency.

22 Global Banks Join the SWIFT’s Blockchain Proof of Concept
July 6th, 2017

The banks will be mainly involved in testing and validating the application to evaluate how the technology scales and performs.

Fintech Groups Will Unite Into Global Fintech Hubs Federation
August 26th, 2016

The federation will include financial technology groups from more than 20 cities across the world.

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.

Davos 2016: The Fourth Industrial Revolution and FinTech Potential
January 21st, 2016

The World Economic Forum 2016 in Switzerland is expected to concentrate on the topic of fintech revolution this year.

SWIFT to Explore Blockchain as Part of Cross-Border Payments Initiative
December 14th, 2015

The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications has launched a new initiative that is aimed at improving remittance payments with the application of the blockchain technology.

SWIFT Institute Research Claims Bitcoin Won’t Be Regulated Soon
November 28th, 2015

EU ministers want the European Commission to propose controls on virtual currencies like Bitcoin. So far, it won’t happen in a little while, says the SWIFT Institute report.

SWIFT Business Forum to Focus on Threats Bitcoin Poses to the Financial Industry
February 11th, 2015

The Business Forum 2015, which will be held by SWIFT in March, will address key challenges of using bitcoin in the banking system.