MoneyGram still doesn't think bitcoin will impact its business – but it sees blockchain-powered banks as a potential way for it to cut costs.
Visa’s London-based innovation lab has announced its latest blockchain trial will focus on interbank payments.
Mizuho Financial Group announced this week it will pilot Ripple's distributed ledger technology for use in cross-currency settlement.
Bitcoin remittance startup Freemit is officially closing down, two years after the effort to build the service began.
After months of small-scale testing in the Philippines, blockchain payments app Abra launched in the US today.
A new research report by banking giant Citi asserts that it does not view bitcoin and other digital currencies as a disruptive threat.
CoinDesk interviews Abra CEO Bill Barhydt on why he believes his startup is poised to be the "WhatsApp for payments".
Why did one of TechCrunch’s longest-serving editors leave a media giant for a bitcoin startup?
CoinDesk profiles distributed ledger startup Ripple's recent market strategy for XRP, the digital asset, in the face of new competitors.