Canada's central bank is gearing up for the next phase of its "Project Jasper" blockchain research initiative, according to a new announcement.
Australia is moving ahead with plans to pass new regulations for the country's cryptocurrency exchange space.
The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance has added 48 new members, including Hewlett Packard Enterprise.
A blockchain startup headquartered in Sweden has raised $1.6 million in new funding.
Coinbase's GDAX exchange is integrating with algorithmic trading platform QuantConnect to add cryptocurrency options for users.
Blockchain services provider AlphaPoint is partnering with computing giant Intel on a new security solution for digital assets.
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.
A blockchain advocacy group launched at last year's World Economic Forum is ramping up efforts to promote dialogue in Europe.
The newest member of the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance is also Russia's largest bank.