Browsing the "Bonds" Tag

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 called 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.

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The World Bank Is About to Settle a Blockchain Bond Worth $73 Million

| Wolfie Zhao

The World Bank is expected to settle its first blockchain-based bond worth $73 Million at the end of this month.

World Bank Taps Australia’s CommBank to Issue Its First Blockchain Bond

| Wolfie Zhao

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia has been chosen by the World Bank Group to help issue a bond over a blockchain.

Sberbank Buys Commercial Bonds Issued Over Blockchain Platform

| Sujha Sundararajan

Russian bank Sberbank CIB and telecoms firm MTS have conducted what they say is the country's first commercial bond transaction made using blockchain.