Saudi Arabia's Islamic Development Bank (IDB) is developing sharia-compliant products based on blockchain technology.
Chinese search engine giant Baidu has become the latest premier member of the Linux Foundation-led Hyperledger blockchain consortium.
The government of the Canton of Zug is supporting a newly launched blockchain trade group
BNP Paribas and EY say they have "successfully" tested a private blockchain for the bank's global internal treasury operations.
An upstart financial conference yesterday saw discussion of digital assets – though so-called "unregulated" cryptocurrencies were the butt of…
Standard Chartered is partnering with fintech startup EquiChain to assist its blockchain pilot focused on bringing efficiencies to capital markets.
Day one of Swift's annual Sibos conference found the interbank messaging platform under pressure from the rising tide of cryptocurrencies.
Former Fed chairman Ben Bernanke said blockchain technology has the opportunity to innovate in payments during Ripple's Swell conference.
DLT startup Ripple is one of several firms to contribute to a new payments services app from the Gates Foundation.
BNP Paribas has partnered with Indian IT firm Tata Consultancy Services to bring blockchain's reliability to corporate event announcements.