Revolut, provider of a mobile finance app that offers crypto trading, has been granted a banking license from the European Central Bank.
Germany-based payments startup Bitwala is now offering crypto banking services in the country.
Russia’s Sberbank has settled a three-way repurchase agreement using blockchain tech, calling it a "world's first."
Four European banks, including Commerzbank and ING, have settled a live commercial paper transaction worth €100,000 on R3's Corda blockchain.
An Abu Dhabi financial center and KPMG say they have successfully completed a trial of a blockchain-based know-your-customer application.
State Street bank says there's no sense of urgency yet from clients for it to move into safeguarding crypto assets.
Silvergate Bank CEO Alan Lane shared his approach to serving the cryptocurrency industry with bankers at the Block FS conference.
ConsenSys Labs has led a $2.1 million seed round for AZTEC, a startup working to make ethereum transactions private.
CLS, the bank-owned currency trading utility, and IBM have gone live with their blockchain-based payment netting service after more than two years in…
Abu Dhabi-based Al Hilal Bank has carried out a blockchain-based transaction for an Islamic bond worth $500 million.