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The European Commission releases legislative package for crypto assets

28 Sep 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

In September 2020, the European Commission has published a legislative package for crypto assets in the EU. 

European Commission, legislative, crypto assets, cryptoassets, Digital Finance Strategy, Regulation on Markets in Crypto Assets, Pilot Regime for Market Infrastructures, DLT, regulations, best practices, national frameworks, CASPs, Crypto Asset Service Providers, Single Market, EU legislation, standardisation, crypto regulations

eCurrency brings CBDC benefits to all in ecosystem utilising digital secure currency technology

04 Sep 2020 | Payments General

‘Choices around the technology used for CBDC are important as they would have a significant impact on the extent to which CBDC meets our overall objectives’, The Bank of England

Central Bank Digital Currency, Lars Arvidsson, eCurrency, Bank of England, DLT, digital wallets, central banks, commercial banks, Digital Secure Currency, payment cards, mobile money wallets

Interview with Cypherium about blockchains and Central Bank Digital Currencies trials

24 Aug 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Blockchain, or ‘distributed ledger’ technology that underpins Bitcoin, has emerged as an object of intense interest in the financial services industry and beyond

financial services, blockchain, central bank digital currency, CBDC, central banks, Sky Guo, Cypherium, digital currencies, DLT, China

Asian blockchain adoption raises

20 Aug 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated blockchain adoption across Asia as companies rely on the technology to secure their data as well as combat potential hackers and digital thieves.

Asia, blockchain, coronavirus, COVID-19, pandemic, technology, data, digital, bitFlyer, Japan, Singapore, Agricorp International, Cargill, startup, Dltledgers, insurance

Fincy reiterates security benefits of Distributed Ledger Technology in wake of Twitter hack

20 Aug 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Fincy, a money app providing alternatives to existing financial services, has reaffirmed its commitment to distributed ledger technology (DLT) following the recent security breach at Twitter.

Fincy, money app, DLT, distributed ledger technology, encryption, security, Twitter attackers, data centralisation

Spain-based banks pilot blockchain-based digital payments

17 Jul 2020 | Payments General

Spain-based companies Banco Santander, Banco Sabadell, BBVA, and CaixaBank have finalized a proof-of-concept (PoC) test for digital payments via blockchain-based smart contracts.

Banco Santander, Banco Sabadell, BBVA, CaixaBank, Spain, Iberpay, PoC, blockchain, digital payments, smat contracts, DLT, Spanish Payment System, SNCE, red-I, dlt based payments

essDOCS teams up with Infosys Finacle

09 Jul 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

essDOCS, an enabler of paperless trade, has partnered with Infosys Finacle, part of EdgeVerve Systems, for driving automation in Trade finance processes though Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT). 

essDOCS, partnership, Infosys Finacle, blockchain, technology, finance, EdgeVerve System, Distributed Ledger Technology, DLT, CargoDocs DocEx, Finacle Trade Connect, transactions, Letters of Credit, LCs, Documentary Collections, Guarantees, banks, data

Malta-based essDOCS, Infosys Finacle partner for trade finance automation

09 Jul 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

SCF solution provider essDOCS and Infosys Finacle, part of EdgeVerve Systems, have partnered for driving automation in trade finance processes though Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT). 

essDOCS, Infosys Finacle, trade finance automation, SCF, EdgeVerve Systems, automation, Distributed Ledger Technology, DLT, CargoDocs DocEx, blockchain, Finacle Trade Connect, digital solution, banks, electronic signing, supply chain, digitisation

Curv secures USD 23 mln funding, launches tX for digital assets

02 Jul 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Digital asset security company Curv has announced it raised USD 23 mln in Series A funding and it launched tX for both crypto and traditional FIs.

Curv, funding, tX, digital assets, crypto, FIs, financial institutions, CommerzVentures, Coinbase Ventures, Digital Currency Group, Team8, Digital Garage Lab Fund, MPC, blockchain, DLT

US bank regulator asks for public input on crypto use in financial sector

08 Jun 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) has been seeking public input on how it regulates new technologies and digital banking activities, including cryptocurrencies and blockchain tools.

DLT, blockchain, crypto, financial services, banking, consultation paper, digitalisation, US, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

iSignthis increases stake in NSX through Probanx

02 Jun 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

iSignthis has announced that the its subsidiary Probanx has taken up the option to participate in the NSX Limited capital raise.

iSignthis, NSX, Placement, Probanx, Clearpay, payments, banking, Digital Ledger Technology, DLT, Delivery versus Payment, DvP, NASDAQ

Sberbank calls on suppliers to provide almost 5.00 ATMs with graphic cards

01 Jun 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Russia-based Sberbank has called on local suppliers to provide 4.917 ATMs that come with built-in graphic cards that can perform ‘blockchain operations.’

Russia, banks, Sherbank, cards, ATMs, blockchain, graphic cards, Bitcoin, BTC, BTM, banks, DLT, China, loan, SMBs, Sweden, France, CBDC

Billon launches blockchain PoC project with Tauron

12 May 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Billon Digital Services, a fully owned subsidiary of Billon Group, has been testing blockchain storage and delivery of contracts for Tauron, an electricity provider based in Poland.

blockchain, DLT, smart contracts, automation, Poland, document management

Qatar Central Bank plans to adopt fintech and blockchain solutions

11 May 2020 | Payments General

Qatar’s central bank (QCB) has proposed a strategic plan to support venture capital funding and the development of SMEs, which involves fintech and blockchain implementation. 

Qatar Central Bank, QCB, Qatar Development Bank, QDB, fintech, blockchain, SME, venture capital funding, distributed ledger technology, DLT, transaction reporting, MENA

Ripple joins ISO 20022 standards body

07 May 2020 | Payments General

Cross-border payments network Ripple has become part of the ISO 20022 standards body, becoming one of its first members focused on distributed ledger technology (DLT). 

Ripple, XRP, ISO 20022, distributed ledger technology, DLT, RippleNet, API, global payments network, MUFG, SCB, Santander, SWIFT MT, cross border payments, payment messaging standard

SIA rolls blockchain infrastructure for reconciliation of reciprocal accounts

29 Apr 2020 | Payments General

SIA has launched a blockchain infrastructure that enables the ‘Spunta Banca DLT’ application, an initiative promoted by ABI (Italian Banking Association) and coordinated by ABI Lab.

Spunta Banca DLT, SIA, Italy, reconciliation, banking, payments, banks, payments, R3, Corda

Global agriculture supply chain partners to make transaction via blockchain

17 Apr 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Cargill, Agrocorp, Rabobank have announced working together via a blockchain solution to ensure intercontinental agricultural trade.

supply chain, transaction, blockchain, Cargill, Agrocorp, Rabobank, partnership, trade, North America, Asia, Singapore, dltledgers, Indonesia, Amarante, Transmarine, open-source, Hyperledger Fabric

Global agriculture supply chain partners to make transaction via blockchain

16 Apr 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

supply chain, transaction, blockchain, Cargill, Agrocorp, Rabobank, partnership, trade, North America, Asia, Singapore, dltledgers, Indonesia, Amarante, Transmarine, open-source, Hyperledger Fabric

South Korean Bank NongHyup launches DLT-based mobile identification system

03 Mar 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

NongHyup Bank, a South Korean agricultural bank, has launched a blockchain-based mobile identification system.

NongHyup Bank, South Korea, blockchain-based mobile identification system, blockchain, mobile, DLT, distributed ledger technology, distributed identity technology

BIS publishes paper on tokenised securities, CBDCs, P2P payments

02 Mar 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has published a white paper that focuses on tokenised securities, central bank digital currencies, cross-border payments and peer-to-peer innovations.

Bank for International Settlements, DLT, Central Bank digital Currencies, CBDC, P2P payments, tokenisation, securities, descentralisation