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ethereum, coins

Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Is Forming a ‘Token Task Force’

| Ian Allison

The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance is forming a task force to create business-grade standards for tokenized assets.

Barclays and Clearmatics Call on Coders to Help Blockchains Talk to Each Other

| Ian Allison

U.K. bank Barclays and startup Clearmatics will hold a hackathon next month to spur ideas for blockchain interoperability.

Over 75 New Banks: JPMorgan Expands Blockchain Payments Trial

| Daniel Palmer

A blockchain payments trial launched by JPMorgan, Australia's ANZ and the Royal Bank of Canada has just gained over 75 new banks as participants.

Spain’s Securities Market Watchdog Completes Blockchain Test

| Muyao Shen

A pilot test was successfully conducted for a Spanish-backed blockchain project to increase the efficiency of registering issuances.

world, internet

How Blockchain Can Finally Fulfill Its Promise in Global Payments

| Julio Faura

Several leading institutions are working towards producing tokenized digital central bank money, a more viable approach than unbacked crypto-assets.…

Public or Private? Blockchain Distinctions Are Falling Out of Fashion

| Ian Allison

"Convergence" means different things to different people in the blockchain space. But it's a word that's cropping up again and again.

Santander to Launch Ripple Payment App This Week

| Wolfie Zhao

Banking giant Santander Group is reportedly launching a blockchain-based application for cross-border foreign exchange on Friday. 

clean, laundry

How to Help ICOs Go Legit

| Julio Faura

Speculation on utility is a bad idea, but ICOs can be an appealing alternative to venture capital, argues the head of blockchain R&D at Santander.

Bank Blockchain Integration: A Challenge Overcome

| John Whelan

It's a long road yet to mainstream blockchain use, according to Santander's head of blockchain R&D. But integration, he argues, won't be the issue.

bridge, norway

American Express Opens First Blockchain Corridor With Ripple Tech

| Michael del Castillo

American Express just had its "Charles Lindbergh moment," using Ripple's blockchain to connect Santander clients in Europe and the U.S.