Banking

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Bank of America Latest to Conduct Blockchain Trade Finance Trial

| Pete Rizzo

Bank of America has revealed it is working on a blockchain-based trial centered on trade finance.

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Royal Bank of Canada Reveals Blockchain Trial With Ripple

| Pete Rizzo

Royal Bank of Canada has revealed it is working on a new proof of concept for distributed ledger-based remittances.

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Blythe Masters: Wall Street Has Advantage Over Blockchain Startups

| Jacob Donnelly

Digital Asset Holdings CEO Blythe Masters discussed the business potential of blockchain tech at an event hosted by PwC this week.

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Dwolla is Back, But Focused on Blockchain, Not Bitcoin

| Bailey Reutzel

CoinDesk speaks to Dwolla about its hiatus from the bitcoin space and why it's now interested in blockchain business applications

Mizuho, Microsoft Japan Trial Blockchain System for Syndicated Loans

| Pete Rizzo

Financial services giant Mizuho has announced a second blockchain technology trial that will focus on syndicated loans.

Mizuho to Develop Blockchain Tech for Internal Recordkeeping

| Pete Rizzo

Mizuho Financial has announced it is seeking to develop a blockchain application for internal recordkeeping.

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ASX Details Blockchain Strategy in Financial Update

| Daniel Palmer

The Australian Securities Exchange has revealed its spending as it prepares to build blockchain solutions to improve the Australian equities market.

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Digital Asset Funding Tops $60 Million With IBM, Goldman Sachs Investments

| Pete Rizzo

Digital Asset Holdings has announced it has raised more than $60m with the addition of IBM and Goldman Sachs to its latest round.

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Japan’s Largest Bank Latest to Develop Own Digital Currency

| Pete Rizzo

Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (MUFG) has revealed it has developed its own digital currency nicknamed "MUFG coin".

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BAFT Event Attendees See Future With Billions of Blockchains

| Pete Rizzo

A new survey shows bankers are increasingly bullish on blockchain tech, even as they profess to a lack of understanding of the subject matter.