Is it time to rethink private blockchains? The World Bank's "blockchain bond" success has reinvigorated that question.
The World Bank's blockchain bond raised $110 million AUD, and is based on a private ethereum network.
The World Bank is expected to settle its first blockchain-based bond worth $73 Million at the end of this month.
Multilateral organizations have more in common with the crypto community than you might think, Michael J. Casey argues.
The president of the World Bank issued new statements about blockchain during an interview earlier this week.
The World Bank is launching a blockchain lab to develop projects that can improve governance and social outcomes in the developing world.
The World Bank has revealed plans to explore how blockchain could help boost Kenya's financial prospects.
A number of major central banks worldwide have organized working groups dedicated to exploring blockchain technology and digital currencies.
Bitcoin was discussed at the annual International Monetary Fund and World Bank meetings held in Washington, DC, this weekend.
A World Bank policy research working paper on Ponzi schemes mentions bitcoin as a market-driven bubble.