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Interstellar Arrives: Visa, Citi-Backed Chain Acquired By Stellar Startup

| Pete Rizzo

An acquisition that finds two of crypto's leading entrepreneurs teaming to back the world's sixth-largest blockchain has been confirmed.

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Blockchain Voting Is Here for Enterprise, But Where Are the Users?

| Michael del Castillo

Not everyone wants a more transparent financial system, as these struggling sales pitches from global CSDs make painfully obvious.

Visa Launches First Phase of Blockchain B2B Payments

| Nikhilesh De

Credit card giant Visa has launched the trial phase of its business-to-business payments system built with blockchain startup Chain.

Blockchain Startup Chain Launches Balance Management Cloud Service

| Sujha Sundararajan

Blockchain startup Chain is launching a new cloud-based Software as a Service product for managing balances in financial and commerce applications.

UK Central Bank Unveils Blockchain Data Privacy Pilot

| Nikhilesh De

The Bank of England announced four new financial technology projects, including a proof-of-concept test for distributed ledger technologies.

Citi Speaks: State-Backed Cryptocurrency Key to Blockchain Adoption

| Michael del Castillo

Citi's head of cash management for Asia-Pacific explains why state-issued currencies on a blockchain could supercharge the technology's potential.

Credit Card Giant Visa Hints at Digital Asset Service Plans

| Stan Higgins

Payments multinational Visa may be looking to blockchain as a way to facilitate the transfer of digitized assets, according to a patent filing.

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Swift Says Hackers Can Unite Banks and Blockchain Disruptors

| Michael del Castillo

Long a target of blockchain disruptors, the ultimate banking middleman, Swift, is looking to re-position itself as part of the fight against hackers.

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Chain is Now Working on Six ‘Citi-Sized’ Blockchain Networks

| Michael del Castillo

After revealing its part in a Nasdaq to Citi blockchain, Chain's Adam Ludwin talks about the half a dozen other projects his company is behind.

Citi, Nasdaq Partner on Blockchain Payments Solution

| Alyssa Hertig

Global financial institution Citi and stock exchange Nasdaq have partnered on a new blockchain payments initiative.