Browsing the "MUFG" Tag

Token Tech firm Securitize Raises $14 Million from Santander, MUFG

| Daniel Palmer

The SEC-regulated firm raised $14 million from notable investors across traditional and blockchain finance.

Japan’s Biggest Bank Invests in Crypto Sleuthing Startup Chainalysis

| Yogita Khatri

Japanese bank MUFG has backed an additional Series B raise for crypto analytics startup Chainalysis, bringing its round total to $36 million.

Japan’s Biggest Bank Launching Blockchain Payments Network in 2020

| Yogita Khatri

Japanese banking giant Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group is launching a high-throughput blockchain-based payments network next year.

MUFG, NTT Data Trial Blockchain for Cross-Border Trade

| Sujha Sundararajan

MUFG and NTT Data are collaborating on a blockchain proof-of-concept aimed to foster trade between Singapore and Japan.

Singapore Regulator Teams With Asian Banks for Blockchain KYC Trial

| Nikhilesh De

Three major Asian banks and a regulator in Singapore have teamed up for a new blockchain trial focused on customer identification.


MUFG on Dimon Remarks: Bank Cryptocurrencies Have ‘Nothing to Do With Bitcoin’

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

The CEO of Japanese finance group MUFG said today that big bank-issued digital currencies aren't quite the same as bitcoin.

MUFG, Standard Chartered Plan Blockchain Payments Launch for 2018

| Stan Higgins

A group of international banks is reportedly planning the 2018 launch of cross-border payment services backed by blockchain.

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MUFG is Using Digital Currency to Reward its Employees

| Stan Higgins

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc. (MUFG), the parent company of the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, has begun work on a new blockchain trial.


One of Japan’s Largest Banks is Downplaying its Rumored Digital Currency Plans

| Pete Rizzo

Is a major Japanese bank developing its own digital currency? MUFG is distancing itself from reports it could release such a product next year.

MUFG Building Blockchain Proof-of-Concept for Promissory Notes

| Stan Higgins

Blockchain startup Chain has inked a new deal with Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (MUFG).