Cobalt DL has begun beta testing its blockchain-based, peer-to-peer foreign exchange network with a number of major banks.
Blockchain post-trade startup Juzhen Financials has raised $23m in a Series A round of funding. The investment was led by Wanxiang Holdings. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com
Swedish bank SEB will soon enable customers to make real-time transfers between accounts in Stockholm and New York. Read more: www.coindesk.com
As a Premier member, American Express will contribute to the development of enterprise-grade, open source, distributed ledger technology. Read more: www.prnewswire.com
Blockchain is moving into production, 47 Japanese banks completed a pilot implementation of Ripple’s technology. Read more: www.cryptocoinsnews.com
The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published a discussion paper on distributed ledger technology (DLT) also commonly called blockchain. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com