R3 and 22 of its member banks have announced a cross-border payments platform built on top of the company's Corda distributed ledger.
A recent report by the FCA recognized that cryptocurrency startups have a hard time getting bank accounts. CoinDesk's Noelle Acheson looks at why.
The CEO is the latest to raise doubts about cryptocurrency, which also banking on blockchain to make his business simpler and easier.
The financial services division of Japan’s SBI Group has revealed plans to move deeper into the world of cryptocurrencies and blockchain.
Consortium startup R3 has filed two patent applications detailing ways to apply distributed ledger tech to agreements between financial institutions.
Recently announced bank blockchain projects may be modest in scope, but they are beginning to paint a much larger picture.
Credit card giant Mastercard has opened access to its blockchain APIs, indicating it wants to focus on business-to-business and cross-border payments.
Saudi Arabia's Islamic Development Bank (IDB) is developing sharia-compliant products based on blockchain technology.