Nasdaq has been awarded a patent for a blockchain-based data matching system that could boost efficiency in clearing and settlement.
A group of banks, now including Santander, is planning to create a business venture in Ireland for its in-development blockchain commerce platform.
The investor services firm worked with Natixis and Societe Generale on the pilot, which was based on the Hyperledger Fabric codebase.
Standard Chartered is partnering with fintech startup EquiChain to assist its blockchain pilot focused on bringing efficiencies to capital markets.
The enterprise blockchain startup has raised another $40 million in funding and hired a former Microsoft executive.
Blockchain startup SmartContract has today unveiled a new a proof-of-concept built with assistance from five major financial institutions.
Without further cooperation, DLT risks ultimately recreating the many silos and disjointed systems that already exist, warns an executive at the DTCC.
A UNICEF ICO? The idea doesn't seem so far-fetched to those working at the United Nations programme, despite their humanitarian mandate.
A senior official at asset management giant BlackRock said this week that he doesn't see the case for a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF).
A conference in Dublin yesterday united representatives of major financial firms and regulators in discussions over blockchain's way forward.