A group of international banks is reportedly planning the 2018 launch of cross-border payment services backed by blockchain.
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc. (MUFG), the parent company of the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, has begun work on a new blockchain trial.
Blockchain startup Chain has inked a new deal with Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (MUFG).
Ten new partners have joined Ripple's "blockchain network," which focuses on cross-border transactions and DLT standards.
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Mizuho Bank is weighing possible client-facing services after testing a prototype digital currency in partnership with IBM Japan.
The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ and tech giant Hitachi are working on a blockchain proof-of-concept aimed at digitizing checks.
A group of Japanese financial institutions are looking to create a platform for real-time currency exchange services.
Coinbase has reportedly raised more than $10m from Japan's largest bank, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group.
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