Browsing the "R3" Tag

Over 50 Banks, Firms Trial Trade Finance App Built With R3’s Corda Blockchain

| Yogita Khatri

ABN Amro, Standard Chartered and around 50 other firms have participated in tests of Voltron, a trade finance platform built with R3's Corda.

Thai Central Bank Builds Blockchain Solution for Digital Currency Project

| Yogita Khatri

The Bank of Thailand has moved ahead with its digital currency project lnthanon by building a blockchain-based prototype solution to settle…

Top 3 Japanese Bank to Roll Out Services on Marco Polo Blockchain

| Yogita Khatri

Sumitomo, Japan’s third-largest bank by total assets, will launch blockchain-based trade finance services in the second half of this year.

Barclays, RBS, R3 Cut Property Transaction Times in Blockchain Trial

| Yogita Khatri

Barclays, Royal Bank of Scotland, R3 and more say they've reduced property transaction times to "less than three weeks" using a distributed ledger.

Digital Asset Goes Open Source as Firm Eyes Closer Ties With Hyperledger

| Ian Allison

Blockchain startup Digital Asset is open sourcing its core software, in part to forge closer relations with other enterprise players.

Marco Polo Blockchain Built on R3’s Corda Sees First Live Trades

| Marc Hochstein

The first real transactions have been conducted on Marco Polo, a trade finance blockchain built on R3's Corda platform.

R3 Co-Founder Jesse Edwards Is Leaving the Enterprise Blockchain Firm

| Ian Allison

Co-founder Jesse Edwards is leaving R3, but will remain an investor and continue working with the blockchain firm.

IBM Scores Deal With US Credit Union Group to Use Hyperledger Blockchain

| Anna Baydakova

Credit union consortium CULedger will use IBM's Hyperledger Fabric, in addition to several other blockchains it's been working with.

Swiss Stock Exchange SIX Will Tokenize Equity on R3’s Corda Blockchain

| Ian Allison

Swiss stock exchange operator Six Group has selected R3’s Corda Enterprise blockchain platform for the security token market it is building.

SWIFT Chief Announces Trial DLT Integration With R3

| Ian Allison

Global banking payments network SWIFT says it plans a trial integration with DLT provider R3.