Browsing the "Bonds" Tag

Why French Lender SocGen Issued a $110 Million Ethereum Bond to Itself

| Nathan DiCamillo

Societe Generale has no plans to resell its $110 million ethereum bond, but future blockchain trials will involve external investors, an exec said.

Santander Settles Both Sides of a $20 Million Bond Trade on Ethereum

| Ian Allison

Santander has issued a $20 million bond on ethereum, and paid fiat cash for it on the public blockchain as well.

World Bank Sells $33.8 Million More of Its Private Ethereum Blockchain Bonds

| Nathan DiCamillo

The World Bank raised another $33.8 million by issuing bonds on a blockchain, bringing the total to $108 million.

World Bank, CommBank Team Up for ‘World First’ Blockchain Bond Transaction

| Yogita Khatri

The World Bank says its new debt instrument "bond-i" is the first bond to have both issuance and trading recorded on a blockchain.

Santander Testing Nivaura’s Blockchain-Based Floating Rate Bond

| Ian Allison

Capital markets startup Nivaura has developed a floating rate bond using blockchain tech, and it's already being tested by Santander and others.

Abu Dhabi Bank Settles $500 Million Bond on a Blockchain

| Yogita Khatri

Abu Dhabi-based Al Hilal Bank has carried out a blockchain-based transaction for an Islamic bond worth $500 million.

Microfinance Firm Plans Issuance of Shariah-Compliant Blockchain Bonds

| Yogita Khatri

An Indonesian microfinance firm is looking to put Sharia compliant bonds calledĀ sukuks on the blockchain to fund social projects.

Austrian Government to Notarize $1.3 Billion Bond Auction Using Ethereum

| Wolfie Zhao

The Austrian government is planning to use the ethereum blockchain to notarize the auction of a bond worth around $1.3 billion.

World Bank Bond Blockchain Offers Key Insights

| Michael J Casey

Is it time to rethink private blockchains? The World Bank's "blockchain bond" success has reinvigorated that question.

World Bank’s Blockchain Bond Experiment Raises $81 Million

| Nikhilesh De

The World Bank's blockchain bond raised $110 million AUD, and is based on a private ethereum network.