Citi to Discuss Blockchain Tech Potential at Consensus 2015
Citi to discuss its plans for blockchain technology and digital currency at CoinDesk's Consensus 2015 conference in September.
Here's a round-up of the 25 banking partners currently working with R3 on distributed ledger technology projects.
Thirteen additional major investment banks including Citi, HSBC and Bank of America Chase have partnered with distributed ledger startup R3CEV.
Bitcoin compliance startup Polycoin was recently accepted into two incubators, one backed by Citi and the other by Nordea.
The Consensus 2015 Makeathon drew to a close today when Team 15 was awarded the event's $5,000 prize for a blockchain insurance app.
Despite an initial skepticism, major financial institutions are beginning to become more public with their interest in bitcoin and the blockchain.