Digital currency advocates in Australia have launched a new code of conduct initiative aimed at promoting self-regulation.
The Australian government’s financial reporting standards agency is pushing for international action in the area of digital currencies.
The ASX is putting its weight behind another blockchain use case, arguing it could improve existing healthcare processes.
A hotel bookings company based in Australia has developed a blockchain proof-of-concept in partnership with Microsoft.
Australian banks looking to buy up blockchain startups might face a roadblock or two.
The Australian government is looking to update its anti-money laundering laws to include bitcoin and other digital currency exchanges.
The Sydney Stock Exchange has successfully prototyped a blockchain for equity securities.
ASX says it intends to decide on whether it will migrate to a blockchain-based settlement system by the end of 2017.
A major standards body has created a technical committee for blockchain and put Australia in charge of the effort.
The Sydney Stock Exchange (SSX) is moving forward with a plan to use blockchain to instantly settle and clear transactions.