Ripio is driving mainstream adoption among the unbanked of South America, offering crypto loans in Argentina, Mexico, and Brazil.
IBM is taking its long-in-the-works blockchain-based payment system out of beta, with the launch of a product called Blockchain World Wire.
Crypto wallet provider Abra is integrating SEPA payments, allowing European customers to directly deposit funds.
Ethereum wallet service MyCrypto has raised $4 million in a Series A round led by Polychain Capital.
Peer-to-peer cryptocurrency exchange AirTM has raised $7 million it says it will use to expand in troubled Latin American economies.
Deloitte said in a new report that telecommunication companies can use blockchain to improve a number of services and security functions.
Cloud computing giant Red Hat may be looking into using a blockchain-based system to track software usage, according to a patent application.
Wirex, a bitcoin wallet and payment card provider, has become the third crypto company to receive an e-money license from U.K. financial regulators.
MetLife Asia affiliate LumenLab has successfully trialed a blockchain-powered insurance product to offer financial protection to pregnant women.