In a new report, bank consortium R3 compares two competing concepts for moving fiat currency to a blockchain or distributed ledger.
With 80 banks already among its members, distributed ledger consortium R3 is now setting its sights on bringing more regulators into the fold.
The Illinois government is doubling down on its efforts to promote blockchain tech, revealing new actions that will advance its industry support.
Banking consortium startup R3 has predicted 2017 will be the year enterprises dive into testing pilot versions of DLT and blockchain apps.
R3CEV CEO David Rutter says what he calls the "largest" venture capital investment in the blockchain industry will be closed imminently.
The launch of blockchain consortium R3CEV's open-source Corda platform is receiving mixed responses.
R3CEV, the startup behind the global bank consortium focused on distributed ledger applications, has open sourced the code for its Corda platform.
Financial technology firm Calypso has inked a deal with blockchain consortium R3 to develop applications for its Corda platform.
The departures by three of the blockchain consortium's larger members is being taken by some as a sign that blockchain enthusiasm is waning.
The list of banks that have expressed interest in funding blockchain consortium startup R3 is now online.