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Major Banks Sign Up for New EU Commission Blockchain App Association

| Yogita Khatri

The European Commission, the EU's executive body, is launching a blockchain app association next year and already has major banks on board.

BBVA Puts $150 Million Syndicated Loan on Ethereum Blockchain

| Yogita Khatri

Banking giant BBVA has completed a pilot that put a $150 million syndicated loan for Spain's electrical grid operator on the blockchain.

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BBVA Can’t Hold Cryptocurrency – And That’s a Problem

| Ian Allison

The bank wants to use ethereum as a notary, but regulators discourage holding even the tiny bit of ether needed to put data on the public blockchain.

BBVA Issues $91 Million Loan Using Two Blockchains

| Wolfie Zhao

Spanish banking giant BBVA has completed a pilot that issued a $91 million corporate loan using two different blockchain technologies.

BBVA Blockchain Pilot Cuts Time for International Trade Transactions

| Sujha Sundararajan

BBVA has utilized blockchain platform Waves to conduct a live international trade transaction trial between Spain and Mexico.


Spanish Bank BBVA Joins Hyperledger Blockchain Project

| Garrett Keirns

Spanish banking conglomerate BBVA has become the latest member of the Hyperledger blockchain project.

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BBVA: Blockchain Regulation Needs to Move Beyond Bitcoin

| Pete Rizzo

Spanish banking group BBVA has released a new research note that argues for more immediate blockchain regulation.

Meet the 25 Banks Working With Distributed Ledger Startup R3

| Yessi Bello Perez

Here's a round-up of the 25 banking partners currently working with R3 on distributed ledger technology projects.


Blockchain Startup Everledger Wins €30,000 at BBVA Competition

| Yessi Bello Perez

London blockchain startup Everledger is the joint winner of BBVA’s European Open Talent competition. The startup, which uses blockchain…


Global Investment Banks Back Blockchain Initiative

| Stan Higgins

A number of the world's largest investment banks are teaming up to develop standards for blockchain technology.