Browsing the "World Bank" Tag

World Bank Bond Blockchain Offers Key Insights

| Michael J Casey

Is it time to rethink private blockchains? The World Bank's "blockchain bond" success has reinvigorated that question.

World Bank’s Blockchain Bond Experiment Raises $81 Million

| Nikhilesh De

The World Bank's blockchain bond raised $110 million AUD, and is based on a private ethereum network.

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The World Bank Is About to Settle a Blockchain Bond Worth $73 Million

| Wolfie Zhao

The World Bank is expected to settle its first blockchain-based bond worth $73 Million at the end of this month.

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Odd Bedfellows? Blockchain Developers Can Learn to Love the World Bank

| Michael J Casey

Multilateral organizations have more in common with the crypto community than you might think, Michael J. Casey argues.

World Bank President: Everyone Is Excited About Blockchain

| Nikhilesh De

The president of the World Bank issued new statements about blockchain during an interview earlier this week.

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‘End Poverty, Restore Trust’: World Bank Dives into Blockchain with Lab Launch

| Aaron Stanley

The World Bank is launching a blockchain lab to develop projects that can improve governance and social outcomes in the developing world.

World Bank to Support Blockchain Bonds Trial in Kenya

| Stan Higgins

The World Bank has revealed plans to explore how blockchain could help boost Kenya's financial prospects.

90 Central Banks Seek Blockchain Answers at Federal Reserve Event

| Michael del Castillo

A number of major central banks worldwide have organized working groups dedicated to exploring blockchain technology and digital currencies.

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IMF and World Bank Annual Meetings Explore Block Chain’s Potential

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

Bitcoin was discussed at the annual International Monetary Fund and World Bank meetings held in Washington, DC, this weekend.

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World Bank Report: Bitcoin is a ‘Naturally Occurring’ Ponzi

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

A World Bank policy research working paper on Ponzi schemes mentions bitcoin as a market-driven bubble.