Browsing the "Banks" Tag

Three of Ireland’s ‘Big Four’ Banks Using Blockchain to Verify Staff Credentials

| Yogita Khatri

Bank of Ireland, AIB and Ulster Bank, are using a Deloitte blockchain system to verify and track employees' credentials.

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ABN AMRO Eyes Launch of Blockchain Inventory Platform, Dropping Wallet Plan

| Daniel Palmer

As ABN AMRO drops its exploration of a crypto wallet product, the Dutch bank says it's seeking to launch a blockchain platform for trade inventory.

My Bank Account Was Frozen for Bitcoin – And It Only Made Me Love Crypto More

| Bailey Reutzel and Evan Engel

The guy who coined the term "hodl" has a real bitcoin story that only made his interest in the technology stronger.

Crypto Wallet Abra Adds In-App Support for ‘Thousands’ of US Banks

| Yogita Khatri

Crypto wallet Abra now let users connect to “thousands” of U.S. banks. It's also added withdrawals for all 30 supported cryptos.

There’s a New Medici Bank After 500 Years, And This Time It’s Crypto-Friendly

| Yogita Khatri

A descendant of the famed Medici Italian banking family has opened a cryptocurrency-friendly bank in Puerto Rico.

Five Banks Now Let Users Verify Their Identities Using a Blockchain App

| Yogita Khatri

Five Canadian banks have rolled out a new blockchain-based mobile service from SecureKey to let customers securely verify their identities.

French Lender Societe Generale Issues $112 Million Bond on Ethereum

| Anna Baydakova

French investment bank Societe Generale has issued $112 million of bonds as a security token on the public ethereum blockchain.

Japanese Bank Abandons Work With SBI Ripple’s ‘Money Tap’ App

| Yogita Khatri

Resona, one of three Japanese banks working with SBI Holdings and Ripple on their blockchain app Money Tap, is pulling out of the project.

A Small Bank in Germany Is Now Nearly 30% Owned by Crypto Companies

| Leigh Cuen

The blockchain startup Nimiq has just joined the ranks of WEG Bank AG shareholders like TokenPay and the Litecoin Foundation.

A New Bank for Crypto Traders Has Opened in Puerto Rico

| Anna Baydakova

A new Puerto Rico-based financial institution catering to traders of cryptocurrency has opened for business.