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Bank of Russia presents new CBDC concept

News | Cryptocurrencies | 09 Apr 2021

The Bank of Russia has presented a new concept for the digital RUB (ruble), a central bank digital currency the regulator has been contemplating since late 2020.

CBDC, central bank, DLT, digital currency

Finastra, Enigio partner to boost paperless trade finance

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 25 Mar 2021

Finastra has partnered with Enigio for the development of a solution responsible for managing and handling digital original documents using DLT, according to IBSintelligence.com.

Finastra, trade finance, DLT, SMEs, partnership

Central banks from China, Thailand, UAE, Hong Kong to explore digital currency for cross-border payments

News | Online Payments | 24 Feb 2021

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) and the Bank of Thailand (BOT) have worked together to study the application of central bank digital currencies (CBDC).

digital currency, DLT, CBDC, PBOC, cross-border payments

SIA, WizKey partner for credits trading on blockchain

News | Cryptocurrencies | 26 Jan 2021

Italy-based fintech SIA has partnered with fintech WizKey to launch a platform available to banks, funds, and financial operators to negotiate credits on blockchain, according to the official press release.

SIA, WizKey, partnership, Credits, trading, blockchain, Italy, fintech, banks, DLT, NPL, credit trading, digitisation, due diligence

HK, Singapore to help BIS advance CBDC development

News | Cryptocurrencies | 25 Jan 2021

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has announced that CBDC research will be a top priority in the coming year for its Innovation Hub.

CBDC, BIC, Central banks, stablecoins, tokenisation, DLT, settlement, payments, retail CBDC

SETL, Banque de France complete world's first CBDC fund transaction

News | Cryptocurrencies | 19 Jan 2021

UK-based Settlement and Payments Infrastructure provider SETL has announced that Banque de France has successfully completed a CBDC transaction on its platform, according to the official press release.

SETL, CBDC, fund transaction, Live Market Infrastructure, Iznes, Banque de France, UK, CBDC transaction, Citi, CACEIS, Groupe Credit Agricole, Groupama, OFI, blockchain, DLT

Italian Banking Association rolls out digital euro research project

News | Payments General | 23 Dec 2020

Associazione Bancaria Italiana (ABI) and its ABI Lab have launched a digital euro research project.

R3, Spunta, Italy, DLT, blockchain, digital euro, programmable money, CBDC, ABI

Swiss wholesale CBDC trial successful, but further work is needed

News | Cryptocurrencies | 04 Dec 2020

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has shared the results of the Swiss wholesale central bank digital currency trials called Project Helvetia.

BIS, Swiss franc, CBDC, digital banking, trials, DLT, DvP, SIC, SDX, tokenisation

Singapore-based Fincy partners with Accuity

News | Cryptocurrencies | 11 Nov 2020

Singapore-based app for crypto and fiat currencies transactions Fincy has partnered with global payment and compliance company Accuity, according to the official press release. 

Singapore, Fincy, Accuity, partnership, crypto, Fiat, currencies, digital, payment, compliance, Southeast Asia, SMEs, KYC, API, AI, DLT, crypto payment gateway, mobile payment provider, custody wallet, Token

Turkish bank İşbank carries second pilot on cross border trade using blockchain

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 11 Nov 2020

İşbank and Commerzbank together with their corporate clients have jointly run their second international trade finance pilot transaction based on distributed ledger technology (DLT).

Isbank, blockchain, DLT, trade finance, Commerzbank, corporate clients, Corda, Marco Polo, Turkey

CryptoBLK, CargoX accelerate digitalisation in global trade and supply chains

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 19 Oct 2020

Hong Kong-based CryptoBLK and Slovenia-based CargoX have partnered to streamline processes and accelerate digitalisation in global trade and supply chains.

CryptoBLK, CargoX, partnership, integration, blockchain, supply chain finance, Atlas Elite, DLT, Corda, Ethereum, Hong Kong, Slovenia

Marco Polo and msg announce strategic alliance

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 15 Oct 2020

msg, a large IT consulting and system-integration company based in Germany, has formalised a strategic alliance with Marco Polo, a distributed trade finance network.

MSG, IT consulting, system-integration, Germany, Marco Polo, distributed trade finance network, R3, Corda, banking, payments, SAP, DLT

Ripple launches Line of Credit to fund instant cross-border payments

News | Cryptocurrencies | 09 Oct 2020

Ripple has launched Line of Credit, a new beta service on RippleNet that allows customers using On-Demand Liquidity (ODL) to source capital on demand to initiate cross-border payments at scale using the digital asset XRP.

XRP, RippleNet, cross-border money transfers, cross border payments, Ripple, ODL, credit, loan, DLT, SMEs, line of credit

The European Commission releases legislative package for crypto assets

News | Cryptocurrencies | 28 Sep 2020

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 symmetric core currency cryptography (DSC3) technology

Interviews | Payments General | 04 Sep 2020

‘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

Interviews | Cryptocurrencies | 24 Aug 2020

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

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

News | Cryptocurrencies | 20 Aug 2020

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

News | Payments General | 17 Jul 2020

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

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

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

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

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