Central banks could allow access around the clock if they used blockchains, a senior Bank of Japan official speculated last week.
A slowdown in big announcements may not mean blockchain consortia are doomed – on the contrary, the model may be evolving.
Add Cambodia's central bank to the list of major financial market managers investigating blockchain and distributed ledger tech.
Researchers have proposed a new process for keeping transactions confidential over public blockchains.
The IMF just held a meeting of an advisory group on fintech – one that featured heavy representation from blockchain industry execs.
A new service from crypto monitoring firm Elliptic is aimed to help banks better scrutinize new bitcoin businesses.
The US dollar is not the "low-hanging fruit" for blockchain innovation, according to an executive at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston.
Nearly three-quarters of banks and asset managers see the consortium model as necessary for exploring distributed ledger tech, a survey reveals.
How advances in blockchain tech are creating competitive pressures for financial market participants, and how to formulate a strategy to win.
After review, the UK central bank said today it will build the next version of its settlement system with distributed ledger tech in mind.